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PENINSULA FOODIST

What local restaurants do you miss the most?

In light of the seemingly endless ebb and flow of restaurant closures and openings on the Peninsula, from years-long standbys to short-lived stints, I've long wanted...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Cece, on Oct 9, 2017 at 7:14 pm | 40 comments | 22808 Views

BIKE FUN

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 sakshi, on Oct 9, 2017 at 5:59 am | 106 comments | 47414 Views

BIKE FUN

A Resolution for a Century (or Two)

According to a recent poll, the top five New Year's resolutions for 2014 are: lose weight, get organized,...

Original post made by Janet Lafleur on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by Sneha, on Oct 9, 2017 at 3:10 am | 32 comments | 12471 Views

MIND MATTERS

Mental Health Diagnoses: A Second Opinion

I was sick for several years before finally being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). My main symptom was nausea, so I worked closely with a gastroenterologist...

Original post made by Caroline Fleck on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by anuja, on Oct 9, 2017 at 3:06 am | 6 comments | 4829 Views

CRITTENDEN PANTHER PEN

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 Sneha, on Oct 9, 2017 at 12:06 am | 324 comments | 21931 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

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 sidd, on Oct 6, 2017 at 11:01 am | 4 comments | 5567 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Tuts Bakery & Cafe in Palo Alto

Coffee from Santa Cruz's Verve, fresh-baked bread and tartines are among the menu items at the newly opened Tuts Bakery & Cafe in downtown Palo Alto. Tuts...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Oct 5, 2017 at 11:53 pm | 1 comment | 3889 Views

HEY TECH!

Will Smart TVs Succeed At Last? Google Hopes So With Android TV

Do you have time to watch TV or do you spend time on smart phones, tablets and laptops? TV survives, because it provides a shared experience and is simple to use.

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by John Smith, on Oct 5, 2017 at 9:59 pm |
26 comments | 13434 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Draeger's Los Altos eyes upgrades, expansion

UPDATE: ==I The Los Altos Planning and Transportation Commission gave its unanimous approval to this project on May 21. Draeger's owner Richard Draeger said...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Gladys, on Oct 4, 2017 at 6:35 pm | 7 comments | 17395 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Lemonade to open in Palo Alto June 24

A new location of Lemonade, a fast-casual, healthy restaurant chain based in Southern California, will open its doors in downtown Palo Alto this Friday, June 24. Lemonade...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 20, 2016
Last comment by Johnathan , on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:33 pm | 6 comments | 30955 Views

HEY TECH!

Analyze data yourself with R - a fast growing language for statistics, forecasting and graphs

Data are everywhere. With today's powerful smartphones, tablets and computers anyone, from school children to seniors, can learn how to analyze and make graphics...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by manojj, on Oct 3, 2017 at 6:57 am | 45 comments | 20230 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Become a Master Gardener - Deadline Sept 21

Become a UC Master Gardener - Application Deadline is September 21! The UCCE San Mateo and San Francisco Master Gardener Program is now...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by This is crazy!, on Sep 30, 2017 at 10:11 am | 18 comments | 2866 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Truckee cafe to expand to Menlo Park

The owner of a string of cafes in the Tahoe area is expanding to the Midpeninsula with a new outpost in Menlo Park. Greg Buchheister, a native of Colorado, opened...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Gary's Old Towne Tavern, on Sep 29, 2017 at 1:01 pm | 5 comments | 8010 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Attraction to a Person Outside Your Relationship

“It was not [a summons . . . it was simply a desire to escape from what I had.” --Rachel Cask, Outline I’ve taken Rachel’s words out...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Sep 28, 2017 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 3142 Views

HEY TECH!

My Experience Using Tugg.com To Host A Movie At Shoreline

On a ski trip to Big White, British Columbia, last March, two skiers had just returned from seeing a movie that included resort chaplain...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by yahoosupport, on Sep 28, 2017 at 3:51 am | 1 comment | 4657 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

Why Having The Right Mentor Matters

(written by John Raftrey) One of my mentors died on Monday. Andy Grove, the former CEO of Intel, was mentor to thousands of people some famous, others, like me,...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on Mar. 23, 2016
Last comment by Harohide, on Sep 28, 2017 at 3:12 am | 6 comments | 7235 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Maum restaurant presses pause in Palo Alto

More than four years after the former downtown Palo Alto Apple Store at 451 University Ave. closed and three years since a Korean restaurant laid claim to the large...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by MiguNupboure, on Sep 28, 2017 at 2:37 am | 10 comments | 10418 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Biondivino in Palo Alto

San Francisco wine shop Biondivino is opening the doors of its second...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by Harohide, on Sep 28, 2017 at 2:29 am | 4 comments | 7696 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Pokéworks opens in Mountain View

Downtown Mountain View now has a second fast-casual poké option with the opening of Pokéworks at 211 Castro St. Pokéworks finally opened...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by HarofaxPhill, on Sep 28, 2017 at 1:52 am | 6 comments | 16351 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Tokyo ramen shop to open first U.S. outpost in Palo Alto

Ramen Nagi, a Tokyo-born string of ramen shops, is planning to open its first United States location in downtown Palo Alto. Ramen Nagi has filed planning applications...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by David T, on Sep 27, 2017 at 7:19 pm | 41 comments | 11902 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 16 comments | 4,703 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 1,124 views

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 590 views