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PENINSULA FOODIST

Greek restaurant Taverna opening in Palo Alto

There are traces of Greece everywhere in Taverna, a new restaurant opening Monday at 800 Emerson St. in downtown Palo Alto. Framed...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 19, 2018
Last comment by LadyDi, on Apr 27, 2018 at 3:29 pm | 13 comments | 21389 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Motherlode of Possibilities: A Posture Village in Silicon Valley

Growing up in India, Esther Gokhale had a natural love for the human body; whether practicing yoga, dancing, or watching Eastern medical masters around her, she...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Mar. 5, 2018
Last comment by Mini Arya, on Apr 23, 2018 at 11:14 pm | 4 comments | 10261 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Protégé Restaurant opens in Palo Alto

Protégé, a highly-anticipated restaurant from two alums of The French Laundry, quietly opened its doors this week in Palo Alto. For now, Protégé...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 24, 2018
Last comment by Nikki W., on Apr 23, 2018 at 2:10 pm | 7 comments | 18672 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

Expanding the taxation of online sales

Tomorrow the Supreme Court will take up a case to overturn a 1990s decision (the Quill case) that prohibited states from collecting sales tax from online sales where...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 16, 2018
Last comment by brick and mortah, on Apr 21, 2018 at 11:53 am | 7 comments | 7026 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: . . . “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ . . . “Nay, sorrow is the greater.”

‘Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 19, 2018
Last comment by ElaineB, on Apr 19, 2018 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 2749 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Farm Bill Cafe

After an early-year hiatus it’s time to start Food Partying! again. Are you hungry? It’s good to take a little break at year’s dawn. Get...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 2, 2018
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Apr 7, 2018 at 10:22 pm | 8 comments | 9356 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Science week with grandma part 1

This week we celebrated science week with grandma. Our kids have been looking forward to spring break for months and thankfully grandma's science experiments did...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 6175 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

How to make a new family's stay more comfortable

Yesterday my brother asked me a pretty simple question: What could he buy for his home to make a new family's stay more comfortable? At first I thought this...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by ashleyterr, on Apr 2, 2018 at 1:37 am | 5 comments | 7547 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

The Cost of Service

In a gently-lit room, there he laid: a man, seeking comfort in hospice after a long battle with terminal cancer. Oxygen tubes and intravenous ports were his markings...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by sdafjdskajf, on Mar 31, 2018 at 6:16 am | 4 comments | 3437 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

Recent Tariff Proposals are Bad Policy

In January the administration announced tariff hikes on solar panels and washing machines. yesterday tariff increases were proposed for steel and aluminum. The...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Mar. 2, 2018
Last comment by Sanctimonious City, on Mar 29, 2018 at 11:33 am | 20 comments | 8015 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Japanese eatery Onigilly to open in Palo Alto

Fast-casual Japanese eatery Onigilly is opening a new outpost in downtown Palo Alto. Onigilly, which got its start as a food cart in San Francisco in 2010, serves...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 23, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Mar 28, 2018 at 6:05 pm | 3 comments | 11164 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

The Courthouse 2021 opens in Redwood City

UPDATE: Courthouse 2021 held its grand opening on April 24, 2018. The Courthouse 2021, described on its website as an "American farm-fresh restaurant"...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 26, 2018
Last comment by LOL, on Mar 28, 2018 at 5:34 pm | 3 comments | 13185 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Shape of (Hot) Water

I’ll tell you the shape of water, actually I’ll show you the shape of water after I tell you about the stupidest thing I’ve done in a while....

Original post made by Laura Stec on Mar. 4, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Mar 27, 2018 at 6:33 pm | 2 comments | 8539 Views

COUPLE'S NET

"The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work" by John Gottman

Dr. John Gottman is best known for the extensive couples research he's conducted over many years at his institute in Seattle -- fondly known as the "Love Lab."...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 23, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Mar 23, 2018 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 4480 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Mountain View wine bar Le Plonc opens

A new wine bar has opened on Castro Street in downtown Mountain View: Le Plonc, the passion project of a veteran of the San Francisco bar scene. Le Plonc officially...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 20, 2018
Last comment by OMG, on Mar 22, 2018 at 10:55 am | 4 comments | 11115 Views

DEEP MENLO

Districts One, Three and Four for ‘18

I. Background Menlo Park Districts One,Three and Four should elect council members this November. Having said that, let me explain. Preceding the 2016 Menlo...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Mar. 4, 2018
Last comment by committee, on Mar 21, 2018 at 8:25 pm | 13 comments | 1459 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Eat, Surf, Love

Spanish men seem different than men from Italy (the last country I visited). More like Juan Antonio on horse with a cervesa, rather than Casanova in a Ferrari...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by John Parker, on Mar 21, 2018 at 10:53 am | 6 comments | 3784 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

San Francisco's Kristian Cosentino to open Mountain View wine bar

The owner of two San Francisco cocktail bars is expanding to the Midpeninsula, with plans to open a wine bar on Mountain View's Castro Street. Kristian Cosentino,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Eater, on Mar 19, 2018 at 2:16 pm | 7 comments | 8886 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opa closes in Palo Alto

Downtown Palo Alto's Opa Authentic Greek Cuisine has closed after almost three years at 140 University...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Mar. 12, 2018
Last comment by Gordon Moore, on Mar 18, 2018 at 5:36 am | 7 comments | 11303 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Could You Be In An Abusive Relationship and Not Know It?

The following article was shared with me and I think it's important for you to consider if you're in an abusive situation, even emotionally. The article is written...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Mar. 10, 2018
Last comment by Andrew F, on Mar 17, 2018 at 6:31 am | 6 comments | 4267 Views
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Let's Talk Internships
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 906 views

Couples: Sex and Connection (Chicken or Egg?)
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 718 views

Zucchini Takeover
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 657 views