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About this blog: I am a perpetually hungry twenty-something journalist, born and raised in Menlo Park and currently working at the Palo Alto Weekly as education and youth staff writer. I graduated from USC with a major in Spanish and a minor in jo...  (More)

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Vinyl and cocktails: Redwood City's Timber & Salt to host listening bar pop-up
Aug 16, 2019 4:43 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 1,269

Redwood City bar Timber & Salt wants you to put down your phone, listen to a vinyl record and have a drink.

For four hours on Monday evening (Aug. 19), Timber... More
After 39 years of cakes and pastries, Palo Alto institution Prolific Oven to close
Aug 14, 2019 8:37 pm
Comments: 55 | Views: 16,630

It started with a scaling back of the eclairs.

The owners of The Prolific Oven struggled to find an available baking decorator to hire, so they temporarily made... More
Georgian restaurant Bevri's new chef hails from the birthplace of cheese-filled khachapuri
Aug 14, 2019 1:51 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,243

Bevri, one of the Bay Area's only Georgian food establishments, has a new chef direct from the Caucasus.

Amiran Tskhvaradze of Georgia, who spent two weeks at... More
Mountain View gets its own Ike's sandwich shop
Aug 9, 2019 2:38 pm
Comments: 10 | Views: 6,128

Ever-expanding sandwich chain Ike's Love & Sandwiches opened its newest location this week at 1020 N. Rengstorff Ave., Suite F, in Mountain View.

Ike Shehadeh... More
Biondivino wine shop closes its doors in Palo Alto
Aug 9, 2019 9:17 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 1,254

After almost four years of selling Italian wine at Town & Country Village in Palo Alto, Biondivino... More
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