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Opening alert: Project Juice in downtown Palo Alto

Downtown Palo Alto's first solo juice shop opened its doors Friday, April 4, at 575 High St. Project Juice, a collaboration between a San Francisco couple and...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Apr 11, 2014 at 11:55 am | 4 comments | 33966 Views


Miscarriage and Child Loss Groups Starting

Connect2 Marriage Counseling is beginning two groups to address the support needs for miscarriage and child loss (death of a child). Both groups are open to women...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 22, 2015
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Oshman JCC launching its own farmers market

Palo Alto will soon have another weekly farmers market, with the Oshman Family JCC launching its own on this Friday, May 2. Year-round from then on, about 20...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 30, 2014
There are no comments yet. 33933 Views


I had no Idea How to Deal with Anger and Conflict

Recently I was looking at one of my journals from the early 80s when I was 20 or 21 years old. I came across an entry about an interaction with my guy of that time....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 33924 Views


Burgers, beer, whiskey & live music coming to Mountain View

Eureka, a California chain that combines all-American burgers with craft beer, small-batch whiskey and live local music, is opening in Mountain View this fall. Eureka...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by Ken, on May 1, 2015 at 2:32 pm | 6 comments | 33895 Views


Opening alert: Tout Sweet Patisserie in Palo Alto

Time for even more holiday sweets: Top Chef desserts winner Yigit Pura's Tout Sweet Patisserie will be opening at Town & Country Village in Palo Alto Friday, Dec....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 24, 2014
Last comment by Ray J. McCabe, on Feb 5, 2015 at 9:38 pm | 1 comment | 33887 Views


'All of us can do something.' Local black restaurant owners react to George Floyd protests

Editor's note: A list of local black-owned eateries to support is at the bottom of this story. Lisa Spencer holds her breath when her youngest son, Myles,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 2, 2020
Last comment by MA midtown, on Aug 8, 2020 at 6:41 am | 16 comments | 33872 Views


Mountain View's Bierhaus gets new talent

In line with Mike Finley's goal to transform his...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Feb. 13, 2014
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Tennis balls and laundry baskets

A couple of weeks ago, my son was lucky enough to spend a week with his great grandparents. In preparation for our trip I crammed tons of toys and books into suitcases....

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Dec. 14, 2013
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Dec 23, 2013 at 7:09 pm | 6 comments | 33864 Views


Menlo Park Planning Commission gives green light to food truck event

Amidst both strong opposition and support from local business owners and residents, the Menlo Park Planning Commission on Monday night granted Off the Grid a one-year...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by renee Prudhomme, on Mar 7, 2014 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 33835 Views


Couple's Tone and Body Language

Last time I wrote about observing couples' communication through tone and body language. I want to clarify that we can not assume what is going on from what we see....

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jul. 7, 2014
There are no comments yet. 33828 Views


Madame Tam Asian Bistro shutters in downtown Palo Alto

Madame Tam Asian Bistro closed at the end of last month after five years of operation on University Avenue in Palo Alto. Ringo Le, son of owner Tam Minh Le, said...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 30, 2015
Last comment by neighbor, on Nov 11, 2015 at 11:47 am | 5 comments | 33786 Views


My Best Tip for Your Marriage

Take care of your relationship. I realize that sounds simplistic, but it’s not. Love is created by many small acts, and grows. Many of the couples we...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Dec. 30, 2015
There are no comments yet. 33777 Views


"How Can We Be Happy Again?" Part 2

Today I am going to answer Help's question of "How Can We Be Happy Again?" by talking about our ability to calm and soothe ourselves and each other, and have loving,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Feb. 11, 2014
There are no comments yet. 33724 Views


Barcelona tapas restaurant coming to Palo Alto

The owners of Telefèric Barcelona, who run three well-known restaurants in Barcelona, Spain and a fourth in Walnut Creek, are opening a new location in Palo...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jan 22, 2019 at 3:49 pm | 16 comments | 33718 Views


La Bodeguita del Medio hosts Cuban chef, Havana pop-up

The owners of Palo Alto's La Bodeguita del Medio have been playing host the past week...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jul. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 33707 Views


Your electric panel

Can you convert your gas furnace to an electric heat pump? How much space is in your panel? There's more than you might think! This is the second in a three-part...

Original post made by Sherry Listgarten on Oct. 10, 2021
Last comment by Sherry Listgarten, on Oct 14, 2021 at 1:39 pm | 8 comments | 33698 Views


Borrone MarketBar to host holiday pop-up event

Six months after its unexpected closure, Borrone MarketBar, the neighboring sister restaurant...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 21, 2015
Last comment by Musing Thalia, on Dec 22, 2015 at 10:22 pm | 3 comments | 33689 Views


Food and drink goings on

A roundup of Peninsula food and drink events in the next week or so (please comment if you know of anything else going on!):

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Dec 9, 2013 at 1:39 pm |
2 comments | 33664 Views


Mervyn's in Mountain View, now serving ramen burgers

Longtime downtown Mountain View dive bar Mervyn's Lounge, which since the 1960s has been run in the back several iterations of restaurants at 236 Castro St., is...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by Agenda, on Aug 16, 2015 at 1:54 pm | 6 comments | 33653 Views
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Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund

For the last 30 years, the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund has given away almost $10 million to local nonprofits serving children and families. 100% of the funds go directly to local programs. It’s a great way to ensure your charitable donations are working at home.