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COUPLE'S NET

Couples: “It’s Not My Problem. It’s Your Problem.”

I was on San Juan Island last weekend for my step son’s high school graduation. It was moving and powerful. He wrote a piece called Bedrock, about the earth...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 21, 2018
Last comment by wastanven, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 537 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Alcohol, Opioids, the Loss of a Son: One Couple's Journey Through Pain and Redemption

On a Monday afternoon in October of 2017, Rick and Bev Dyer received the call. Their son, Brian, was in the hospital with a “serious but not life-threatening”...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on May. 1, 2018
Last comment by Gave up, 9 hours ago | 7 comments | 9314 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Modern Hospice Care and The Death of Ivan Ilyich

Readers: Apologies for my recent delay in posts! I've been awaiting approval for pieces on a couple individuals in the Ada's employee series. In the meantime,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jun. 19, 2018
Last comment by KJH, 12 hours ago | 4 comments | 1007 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Cheesecake Factory Palo Alto to close

After more than a decade of serving its vast menu at 375 University Ave. in Palo Alto, The Cheesecake Factory will close in May. Alethea Rowe, senior director...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 9, 2018
Last comment by Leah, 19 hours ago | 38 comments | 18360 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Always Moving: Jazmin Toca's Tale of Joy, Disability, and Purpose

==I This piece is the first in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- the 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on May. 14, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin kumar, on Jun 20, 2018 at 6:03 pm | 1 comment | 7291 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Vitality Bowls opens in Mountain View

A new açaí bowl shop is now open at 650 Castro St. in downtown Mountain View. Vitality Bowls, a national franchise that got its start in California,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin kumar, on Jun 20, 2018 at 5:02 pm | 4 comments | 8971 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

At Home with John Collins, Wherever You Are

==I This piece is the second in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- the 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on May. 29, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin kumar, on Jun 20, 2018 at 4:55 pm | 4 comments | 1685 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Build your own bibimbap in Redwood City

Almost every cuisine has been adapted to Chipotle's fast-casual, build-your-own model. In Redwood City, customers can now create their own Korean bibimbap bowls...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 23, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin kumar, on Jun 20, 2018 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 7766 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto's Vin Vino Wine reopens

Longtime Palo Alto wine shop Vin Vino Wine reopened on Thursday, May 24, under new ownership. Victor Pugliese, who

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 29, 2018
Last comment by Ashwin, on Jun 20, 2018 at 4:42 pm |
2 comments | 2971 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Joe & the Juice to open third Palo Alto location

Danish chain Joe & the Juice is opening not one, not two but three locations in Palo Alto. The company, which started in Copenhagen in 2002 and is in the...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 19, 2018
Last comment by Crotchety Curmudgeon, on Jun 20, 2018 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 1893 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

What Am I Striving For?

==I Recently, my work life and professional aspirations have been getting the better of me. In turn, I’ve felt myself getting worse: tension, unease, and discontent...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Apr. 2, 2018
Last comment by keziamcdonald, on Jun 19, 2018 at 11:32 pm | 7 comments | 7845 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Redwood City's Woodside Deli undergoes remodel

The first day Kyle Vogel was officially the new owner of local sandwich standby Woodside Deli, the county health department conducted a surprise, coincidental inspection....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Jun 19, 2018 at 9:58 am | 18 comments | 3366 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Ramen Nagi to land in Palo Alto June 25

Come the end of the month, Palo Alto will no longer be a ramen desert. Ramen Nagi, a successful Tokyo-born ramen chain, is

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by julie armitano, on Jun 19, 2018 at 9:43 am |
2 comments | 3303 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: “True love is a decision between the head and the heart . . .

. . . Not just one or the other.” - Ines Johns I saw this in a novel I’m reading. I like it because we don’t live in the world completely...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jun 18, 2018 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1247 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Fine-dining Korean restaurant to open in Palo Alto

After a year of operating quietly as a private dining...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by Jack, on Jun 18, 2018 at 6:18 pm | 11 comments | 6076 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: "A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day."

- Andre Maurois I’m not sure that a marriage needs to be rebuilt every day, but it does need to be built every day. Are you thinking, “I don’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jun 18, 2018 at 11:57 am | 7 comments | 1718 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

Would You Support a Housing Bond in Palo Alto

On Tuesday the residents of Emeryville passed a $50 million dollar housing bond meaning that more than 2/3 of voters supported the bond. The details I could find...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by stephen levy, on Jun 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 49 comments | 1964 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Boba Guys is coming to Palo Alto

"No, this is not a 404 error. Yes, this is for real," reads a sign announcing the newest outpost of Boba Guys, a popular San Francisco milk tea chain,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Joe Cowan, on Jun 15, 2018 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 4794 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

New bakery opens in downtown Mountain View

Treats on Castro, the second outpost of a family-owned San Jose bakery,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Baked Boy, on Jun 12, 2018 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 3579 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Onigilly opens in downtown Palo Alto

Onigilly's onigiri, or Japanese rice balls, are now available in downtown Palo Alto. The fast-casual eatery soft opened Monday, June 11, at 164 University Ave....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 11, 2018
Last comment by Carol, on Jun 12, 2018 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 3203 Views
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Japanese noodle shop to open at Stanford Shopping Center
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 4,132 views

U-Pick at Webb Ranch
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,664 views

Modern Hospice Care and The Death of Ivan Ilyich
By Aldis Petriceks | 4 comments | 1,007 views

Couples: “It’s Not My Problem. It’s Your Problem.”
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 537 views