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PENINSULA FOODIST

Custom pizza joint on its way to Mountain View

Mountain View's San Antonio Center has become a hotbed for...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Aaron, 43 minutes ago | 6 comments | 2092 Views

INVEST OR DIE

Most Seniors do not Need Senior Housing But Could Benefit from other Choice to Remain in Palo Alto

Palo Alto has a large number of residents aged 65 and above—17% of the city's population compared to 11% for the state and region. In addition most of the baby boom...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by makes sense, 4 hours ago | 52 comments | 2329 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

I Spy

My son loves looking at "I Spy" books. Whenever we walk into the children's section of his favorite bookstore, it's not long before he starts repeating "I spy....

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, 9 hours ago | 6 comments | 1143 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

JCC Palo Alto hosting Jewish food festival this weekend

The Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto is hosting a massive Jewish food festival this Sunday, April 27, with hands-on workshops, lectures by Bay Area chefs and food...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Apr 23, 2014 at 9:37 pm | 1 comment | 1170 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center

Mountain View's revamped Village at San Antonio Center will soon be a little more vegetarian friendly, with Southern California-based chain Veggie Grill slated to...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by foodie, on Apr 22, 2014 at 10:32 pm | 31 comments | 4587 Views

10 TO TWINS

The reading holiday

Now that I'm back at work, what I miss most about being on maternity leave is not my children. It's having the time to read. My leisure time is limited to a few...

Original post made by Jessica T on Apr. 22, 2014
There are no comments yet. 891 Views

ON A ROLL

Life, Death and Rails

I try to avoid high-risk behavior...yet my last-minute dashes for Caltrain's 8:39 morning express border on suicidal. It's easy to forget that trains defy rules...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 20, 2014
Last comment by Paul Bendix, on Apr 22, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 3 comments | 870 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Dude Abides

This past weekend, my friends N and B hosted The Big Lebowski Party. Have you seen the movie? Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Lebowski, aka The Dude, an unemployed, Los...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Apr 22, 2014 at 1:49 pm | 8 comments | 2265 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Global Warming Diet

The most important thing I learned in culinary school had to do with energy. How to cut an onion, how to keep my knife sharp, and why water should be kept as far...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Lactose Intolerant, on Apr 22, 2014 at 1:37 pm | 2 comments | 938 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Dear Chandrama, Everywhere I turn . . .

. . . these days there is talk of meditation. My partner is pushing me to take a class. What's the deal? Stressed Dear Stressed, While people have been meditating...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Apr 22, 2014 at 8:18 am | 2 comments | 976 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Indian street food and ... bitcoins?

Palo Alto now has a grand total of two eateries where diners can pay with notorious e-currency bitcoins, with

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Delilah, on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:15 pm |
4 comments | 3427 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Should bartenders wear gloves?

An amendment to a California retail food safety law introduced at the beginning...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Shaun Naborn, on Apr 21, 2014 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 2082 Views

A CIVIL LOOK AT CIVICS

Live! Menlo Park’s New Website

The City of Menlo Park has gone live with a redesigned website that the city hopes will provide residents, city officials and staff with enhanced...

Original post made by Erin Glanville on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by Clay Curtin, on Apr 21, 2014 at 1:24 pm | 9 comments | 752 Views

INVEST OR DIE

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy

There are approximately 2.5 million unauthorized immigrant residents in California of which approximately 1.5 million are working and another 300,000 or so are children. If...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:05 am | 44 comments | 4423 Views

ON A ROLL

Life, Death and Rails

I try to avoid high-risk behavior...yet my last-minute dashes for Caltrain's 8:39 morning express border on suicidal. It's easy to forget that trains defy rules...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 20, 2014
There are no comments yet. 0 Views

ON A ROLL

Medical Madness

The American healthcare 'system' is a kind of madness. And even a marginal improvement could make a big difference. That's why I'm sympathetic to Obamacare. My...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 18, 2014
There are no comments yet. 596 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

June 30 could be sandwich shop Ike's Place's last day at Stanford

Ike's Place – a popular Bay Area sandwich chain known for its massive menu, "dirty sauce" and sandwiches named after local celebrities – could be vacating...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Nyemi Yu, on Apr 18, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 15 comments | 10942 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula

Faced with a longer-than-expected timeline for opening a brick-and-mortar restaurant in Palo Alto, the owner of gourmet hot dog restaurant

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, on Apr 17, 2014 at 12:56 pm |
10 comments | 4224 Views

ON A ROLL

Menlo Park's Youthful Future

An unusually warm evening in downtown Menlo Park and families with little kids are out in numbers. It's Wednesday, and the Off the Grid vans must be doing some business....

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Apr 16, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 6 comments | 2686 Views

COUPLE'S NET

. . . Loved in Spite of Ourselves

"The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." Victor Hugo While we are biologically...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2505 Views
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Most Seniors do not Need Senior Housing But Could Benefit from other Choice to Remain in Palo Alto
By Steve Levy | 52 comments | 2,329 views

Custom pizza joint on its way to Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 6 comments | 2,092 views

I Spy
By Cheryl Bac | 6 comments | 1,143 views

Life, Death and Rails
By Paul Bendix | 3 comments | 870 views

Live! Menlo Park’s New Website
By Erin Glanville | 9 comments | 752 views