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INVEST & INNOVATE

Commercial Developments Do Not Create Jobs

Buildings—offices, hotels, restaurants, stores—do not create jobs. In a first order sense the tenants create the jobs—the businesses...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Jul. 16, 2016
Last comment by Nonsense, 8 hours ago | 15 comments | 9341 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

Changes to the 2017-2018 FAFSA

written by Lori McCormick) A recent Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) update was circulated by the College Board to college counselors, and I...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Robert Anderson, 9 hours ago | 1 comment | 6809 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Terún to open second Cal Ave restaurant

Franco Campilongo, owner of pizzeria Terún on California Avenue in Palo Alto, plans to open a new Italian restaurant and wine and beer bar just blocks...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by Norman, 10 hours ago | 11 comments | 8440 Views

INSIDE EAST SIDE

At the mercy of developers and their allies in City Hall

Facebook just announced bigger plans for their properties on the edge of Belle Haven that include a hotel and more office buildings. Buildings that could reach heights...

Original post made by Martin Lamarque on Jul. 20, 2015
Last comment by Sara, 10 hours ago | 21 comments | 3263 Views

ON A ROLL

Menlo Goodbye

When your wife asks, without an ounce of irony, what to do with medicine that expired in 1986...you know you are really moving. Thing is, in 1986 Menlo Park already...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Sara, 10 hours ago | 5 comments | 4369 Views

COUPLE'S NET

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...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, 11 hours ago | 5 comments | 3826 Views

DEEP MENLO

A Perspective on Surf Air Approaches to San Carlos

Surf Air, an aviation startup with a novel model for providing convenient service for commuters between the peninsula and Los Angeles, has been taking flack for...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Dec. 7, 2013
Last comment by don, 17 hours ago | 24 comments | 10264 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

New eateries to open at Stanford Shopping Center

Stanford Shopping Center announced this week a slew of new stores and restaurants slated to open in the spring of 2016 as part of a

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by neil, 17 hours ago |
17 comments | 10641 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto standby Osteria sold to new owners

After almost three decades of serving traditional Italian food in downtown Palo Alto, the Piccinini family is turning over the keys of their restaurant, Osteria,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Yityui, on Jul 29, 2016 at 4:40 pm | 18 comments | 10281 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: iTalico in Palo Alto

The owners of California Avenue Italian restaurant Terún opened this weekend iTalico, a second Italian restaurant just down the street. iTalico...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Jul 29, 2016 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 5016 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Go Fish Poke Bar to open in Palo Alto, Redwood City

Tired of the poké trend yet? Yet another fast-casual eatery drawing on the Hawaiian seafood dish is opening locations in both Palo Alto and Redwood City...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by Garick Chan, on Jul 28, 2016 at 6:43 am | 3 comments | 2141 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Zareen's, Pakistani restaurant, to open in Palo Alto

Zareen's, a contemporary Pakistani and Indian restaurant in Mountain View, will soon...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 5, 2016
Last comment by QB, on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:53 pm | 13 comments | 15651 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Another Posh Bagel opens in Mountain View

A new Posh Bagel has opened at the Grant Road Shopping Center in Mountain View. The 1,500-square-foot bagelry is tucked in a corner of the shopping center at...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 9, 2015
Last comment by disappointed, on Jul 27, 2016 at 11:26 am | 12 comments | 8555 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Heart Pounding, Hands Cold and Sweating

As a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I have to take continuing education every licensure period. Despite the fact that I had five years of couple training...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jul 27, 2016 at 10:09 am | 4 comments | 4056 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Teavana Palo Alto closes

An update (Jan. 29, 2015): ==I Anna Brown, assistant account executive for Curator PR, which represents Stanford Shopping Center, would not say whether or...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 26, 2015
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:13 am | 9 comments | 12313 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

La Bodeguita del Medio hosts Cuban chef, Havana pop-up

The owners of Palo Alto's La Bodeguita del Medio have been playing host the past...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2643 Views

COUPLE'S NET

“We are Spiritually Unemployed”

I’m talking about the definition from the Oxford Dictionary: “of, relating to, or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by James, on Jul 26, 2016 at 6:34 am | 9 comments | 3443 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...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Humble observer, on Jul 26, 2016 at 12:09 am | 5 comments | 7957 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Thrill of the Hunt

Up in Mendocino last weekend for the Santa Cruz Fungus Federation Mushroom Hunt. Based at Albion Field Station, just south of Mendocino, 95 eager participants split...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 6, 2015
Last comment by dwr, on Jul 25, 2016 at 9:04 pm | 6 comments | 5358 Views

THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE

UC’s Change Application Essay Prompts

(written by John Raftrey) The University of California announced this week it is eliminating the two essay prompts in their current application and replacing...

Original post made by John Raftrey and Lori McCormick on Mar. 26, 2016
Last comment by N Tanaka, on Jul 25, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 13 comments | 12031 Views
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Opening alert: iTalico in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 5,016 views

Work: What Happens when your Relationship is in Trouble?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,060 views