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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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Opening alert: Go Fish Poke Bar in Redwood City
Feb 20, 2017 9:38 am
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Downtown Redwood City will be getting its own dedicated poké eatery this week with the opening of Go Fish Poke Bar on Friday, Feb. 24.

Go Fish Poke Bar's... More
Saratoga chef to open Los Altos restaurant
Feb 8, 2017 8:48 am
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Andrew Welch, the owner of longtime Spanish-Italian restaurant The Basin in Saratoga, is opening a new restaurant in downtown Los Altos.

Welch is behind Asa Restaurant... More
SF Beer Week hits the Midpeninsula
Feb 7, 2017 8:24 am
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SF Beer Week is returning to the Bay Area this Friday, Feb. 10, through Feb. 19, with several events scheduled at breweries, bars and restaurants on the Midpeninsula.... More
Bonsai Japanese restaurant reopens in Ladera
Feb 2, 2017 9:17 am
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Five months after closing its doors on El Camino Real near Atherton, Bonsai Japanese Cuisine has reopened in a new location at the Ladera Country Shopper on Alpine... More
Find coffee and community at Palo Alto's new Backyard Brew
Feb 1, 2017 3:33 pm
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A new caffeine option is now open on California Avenue in Palo Alto: Backyard Brew, where a Palo Alto native is hoping to to build a space for both coffee and community.

Backyard... More
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Short story writers wanted!

The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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