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Welcome to the 2013 School Year!

Come August 1st I start getting antsy. Itâ??s not that I donâ??t love and cherish my summer adventures with my family, or that I didnâ??t really need a few weeks...

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on Aug. 25, 2013
Last comment by Suhana, 1 hour ago | 155 comments | 18712 Views


Cherries and Berries

It’s cherry season and wow - have you noticed it’s the cherriest? Seems like cherries are everywhere! I asked Deborah Olson why. She’s a 4th...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jennifer Putock, 4 hours ago | 2 comments | 900 Views


Palo Alto: Bon Vivant to be replaced by bakery

Downtown Palo Alto has lost a French restaurant but will soon gain a bakery with the opening of Tuts Bakery & Cafe at 535 Bryant St., the former home of Bon...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Diner, 13 hours ago | 10 comments | 4083 Views


Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength . . .

. . . while loving someone deeply gives you courage. - Lao Tzu I absolutely love this quote because it’s true, and gets to the heart of the matter in...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by ElaineB, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 358 Views


20 Time Exhibition at CMS!

Dear Crittenden Supporter, I am very excited to announce the Crittenden Middle School 20% Project Exhibition! Since October we have been working on 20% Projects....

Original post made by Ms. Jenson on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by GRAY, 18 hours ago | 9 comments | 3737 Views


Keep It Local on Bike to Shop Day

There's more to practical cycling than bike commuting on Bike to Work Day on May 8. The whole month of May is National Bike Month and you'll find a full calendar...

Original post made by Janet Lafleur on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Emadra Quincy, on May 24, 2017 at 12:26 am | 19 comments | 44659 Views


TV for Tots: A Lesson In Deceptive Marketing

I somehow managed to remain oblivious to the dramatic increase in educational tv shows for young children until I had my daughter. And I must admit, at first blush...

Original post made by Caroline Fleck on Jul. 4, 2015
Last comment by law Assignment help, on May 23, 2017 at 11:47 pm | 61 comments | 4633 Views


Well-financed Blue Jeans Network enhances Salesforce Chatter with Cloud-based Video-Conferencing

In 1984, AT&T provided email as an emerging technology to athletes in the Los Angeles Olympics. The year before, in the research arm of the company, I wrote a report...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Nov. 20, 2013
Last comment by kitharington, on May 20, 2017 at 4:44 am | 2 comments | 15860 Views


What’s Wrong with This?

"TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com’s annual Real Weddings Study revealed that the average amount spent on a wedding in 2012 was $28,427, with couples...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on May 17, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1803 Views


Palo Alto: Homma's Brown Rice Sushi to close Aug. 31

After 30 years of serving up brown rice-based sushi from a tiny, nondescript space off California Avenue in Palo Alto, Homma's Brown Rice Sushi is closing its doors...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Ron Wolf, on May 17, 2017 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 11172 Views


The Chickery coming to Palo Alto

A Washington D.C.-based chicken franchise will be opening its first West Coast location in Palo Alto this summer, the company announced Wednesday. The Chickery...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Anneke, on May 16, 2017 at 10:57 am | 11 comments | 4507 Views


Food Party! 420

Food Partiers! are everywhere and doing crazy, interesting things. Meet Will Kliedon. We got a shot of Mr. Ojai Energetics recently;...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Rick Simpson, on May 15, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 10 comments | 4292 Views


Strawberry Brownies

We’ve all been a bit worried about the berry season; admit it. With the rain and cold - I’ve been eyeing those phony berries on the shelves and pining...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 7, 2017
Last comment by Laura Stec, on May 15, 2017 at 8:47 am | 5 comments | 2688 Views


I Will Vote No on Propostion 23

I will vote no on Proposition 23. AB 32, which this proposition seeks to suspend, will help the California economy, as well as our health, air quality and national...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by KennethDup, on May 14, 2017 at 8:34 pm | 52 comments | 52351 Views


World’s Most Expensive Foods, or What to Do with All That Extra Cash

Tax Day a’-cometh. I don’t have to pay this year though. I own my own business, and so does the president, and since he doesn’t pay, I’ll...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 13, 2017
Last comment by solitaire , on May 13, 2017 at 11:03 pm | 3 comments | 2976 Views


Signs and Symptoms of Parallel Living

As I wrote recently in my best tip for marriage – which is to take care of it, I’ve been thinking of the signs and symptoms of parallel living that I...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by carl, on May 13, 2017 at 2:06 am | 7 comments | 9446 Views


Mother’s Day

To all you moms out there, Happy Mother’s Day. Husbands: Help your kids do something nice for their mom, and you do something for yours. Even though you...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on May. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1735 Views


Smitten Ice Cream closes Los Altos shop

San Francisco-based Smitten Ice Cream has closed its only Midpeninsula location after a short-term...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by $$$, on May 12, 2017 at 6:48 am | 11 comments | 5142 Views


Smart Phone Opens Smart Lock Developed at Historic Byte Store Site

My new car starts when I push a button. If the car key is with me, I can get into my car, drive and lock it. The car stereo plays podcasts, playlists or albums from...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Abigail, on May 12, 2017 at 4:36 am | 13 comments | 6341 Views


Chantilly closes after 43 years

Chantilly, a French and Northern Italian restaurant that got its start in 1974 in Palo Alto, has shuttered, its owners confirmed this week. Chantilly closed its...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 6, 2017
Last comment by Hicham Dri, on May 8, 2017 at 8:12 am | 9 comments | 7669 Views
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Cherries and Berries
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 900 views

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 358 views


Don't forget to vote!

Don't forget to cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Mountain View Voice.