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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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Menlo Hub owner evicted, restaurant closes
Jan 28, 2014 1:29 pm
Comments: 18 | Views: 18,098

Menlo Hub at 1029 El Camino Real in Menlo Park has closed, with the owner in major debt to the landlord.

Owner Mehmet Erkus said he was behind rent for about... More
Local food pantries, meals for Thanksgiving
Nov 21, 2013 8:38 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 18,076

Here's a quick list (by no means complete) of local food pantries, soup kitchens, etc.:

Food Closet at the InnVision Opportunity Center: Distribution of... More
Update: Sam’s Chowder House in Palo Alto
Oct 8, 2013 11:41 am
Comments: 3 | Views: 18,021

Sam's Chowder House, the Half Moon Bay waterfront establishment known for fresh fish and ocean views, recently announced it was... More
Blue Bottle Coffee moving into historic Varsity Theatre
Aug 6, 2014 10:11 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 17,945

After passing on Lytton Gateway, Blue Bottle Coffee has quickly laid claim to a new downtown Palo Alto space: the historic Varsity Theatre, which property owner... More
John Gurnee, previously at Wayfare Tavern, joins LB Steak in Menlo Park
Oct 25, 2013 1:33 pm
Comments: 5 | Views: 15,987

John Gurnee, previously chef de cuisine at Wayfare Tavern in San Francisco, is now heading the kitchen at LB Steak in Menlo... More
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