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By Elena Kadvany

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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 online editor. I graduated from USC with a major in Spanish and a minor in journalism. Though my...  (More)

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Francesca's in MV sold, remodeled, renamed
Jun 10, 2014 9:36 am
Comments: 9 | Views: 2,627

Francesca's Sports Bar at 2135 Old Middlefield Way in Mountain View is no more.

Well, at least as patrons knew it. Under new ownership (a man named Herb Lavender,... More
Cocina Central, coming soon to Mountain View
Jun 9, 2014 1:33 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 646

Taco Tuesdays, breakfast quesadillas, coconut flan and micheladas are on their way to Mountain View's San Antonio shopping center.

Cocina Central, the brainchild... More
Peninsula gets new on-demand delivery option
Jun 6, 2014 9:44 am
Comments: 4 | Views: 4,245

Peninsulites now have yet another mobile delivery app option, with San Francisco-based Postmates expanding its reach down south.

Postmates,... More
Los Altos standby The Boardwalk to close after 38 years
Jun 2, 2014 4:30 pm
Comments: 32 | Views: 19,510

After 38 years of serving classic burgers, pizza and cold beers in a comfortably unpretentious setting, The Boardwalk in Los Altos is closing its doors.

Michele... More
What local restaurants do you miss the most?
Jun 2, 2014 10:18 am
Comments: 30 | Views: 2,669

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... More
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