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'Cheesecake' fire closes next-door restaurant

A small fire behind the Cheesecake Factory restaurant in downtown Palo Alto Wednesday night has resulted in the temporary...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Christine Suppes, on Jul 31, 2009 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 4144 Views

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That glorious American sandwich

The latest reincarnation of the majestic all-American hamburger has arrived. Ta-dah. The Counter is here with its reputed...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Bob Carswell, on Jul 8, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 5252 Views

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Re-energized and relocated

In college (OK, it's been a few years) I survived on frozen Swanson Chicken Pot Pies. My local grocery store often had them...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by r morgan, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 2 comments | 5381 Views

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Wigo, Sandman sparkle in championship victory

The Stanford men's water polo team knows there are several challenges ahead, and for the time being the Cardinal can relax...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Roy81, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:53 am | 1 comment | 3792 Views

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Flavorful food found fast (usually)

I made a big mistake. The first day I cruised over to Lulu's in the refurbished Town & Country Village for a Mexican take-out...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by mmmmmmmmMom, on Dec 29, 2009 at 9:22 pm | 7 comments | 4342 Views

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CANDY FOR A CAUSE ... Nestled in a quaint neighborhood on the Palo Alto/Los Altos border is this area's newest candy store....

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by K Neely, on Nov 3, 2009 at 4:07 am | 1 comment | 5083 Views

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SAN JOSE'S LOSS, PALO ALTO'S GAIN ... Ramona Street just got a bit hipper. Premier Boutique, San Jose's trendy little shoe...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by avi, on Feb 26, 2010 at 5:42 am | 3 comments | 4761 Views

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As kosher as it gets

Many restaurants struggle to stand out from the crowd. Not a problem for The Kitchen Table, celebrating six months of strictly...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by student, on Dec 7, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 31091 Views

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Incongruity on University

The restaurant space at 473 University Ave. was built as Cafe Niebaum-Coppola in 2002, with sky-high ceilings, classic wood...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:16 pm | 5 comments | 6142 Views

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Review: 'Saint John of Las Vegas'

It's so difficult to get a movie from conception to the big screen these days that it's a real head-scratcher when one so...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by sara, on Feb 20, 2010 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 4181 Views

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SPAGO LEAVING TOWN . . . Spago, the high-end downtown Palo Alto restaurant known for its fine food and high prices, is pulling...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jan 31, 2011 at 11:11 pm | 4 comments | 4780 Views

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Warshaw turns trick play into treat for Stanford

==B Friday's Stanford wrap == ==I Klineman's big night == Stanford senior Bobby Warshaw may have a few more moves remaining...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by John R. Grout, on Sep 25, 2010 at 6:09 am | 1 comment | 4292 Views

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<B>MAC'S BY THE TRACKS DERAILED ... </B>It's the end of the line for Mac's by the Tracks. The restaurant at 109 S. California...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Norma, on Oct 4, 2010 at 7:18 pm | 1 comment | 4308 Views

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The real deal

Kirk's Steakburgers is a quasi-fast-food haven smack dab in the middle of Town & Country Village's tony new eateries. It's...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Helen Harmon, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 4508 Views

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Small taqueria making big holiday gesture

The Como Esta Taqueria in Midtown Palo Alto may be small but it's making a big Christmas gesture Dec. 24. Between 3 and 6...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 24, 2010 at 11:21 am | 15 comments | 4310 Views

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For the love of sandwiches

In the noontime line at Ike's Place at Stanford University, a line that curves around the spacious, light-filled Forbes Family...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Will, on Feb 7, 2011 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 3909 Views

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Marche restaurant in Menlo Park is closing

Marche restaurant in Menlo Park, which had been named one of the top 25 restaurants in the Bay Area by Michelin Guide, will...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Mar 9, 2011 at 6:50 pm | 14 comments | 5151 Views

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Caltrain cobbles together financial survival plan

If negotiations with the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) go well, Caltrain might get an infusion of $4.9...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by Carlito Waysman, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:53 am | 14 comments | 3101 Views

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Baby Bullet trains on Caltrain chopping block

Caltrain's Baby Bullet trains, which have been credited with boosting Caltrain's ridership since 2005, would be eliminated...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by Sheldon Kay, on Apr 7, 2011 at 6:51 pm | 10 comments | 3629 Views

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Pastries in the park

<I>Thwack!</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/weekly/story.php?story_id=15546 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by vegan, on Oct 2, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 3 comments | 3229 Views
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