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A PRAGMATIST'S TAKE

This time we're not lying. HONEST! No, really!

Non-clickbait headline: Highly partisan media, the Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect & examples from my history. Fake news has been big news for over...

Original post made by Douglas Moran on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Nayeli, on Jan 26, 2018 at 11:35 am | 28 comments | 1747 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up

“To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.” - Ogden Nash Why...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Sea Seelam Reddy, on Jan 24, 2018 at 4:01 am | 1 comment | 1709 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Sun of Wolf to bring Mexican-California cuisine, cocktails to Cal Ave

The younger generation of a local restaurant family is opening their own project at 406 S. California Ave. in Palo Alto this spring. Sun of Wolf is the brainchild...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by charles reilly, on Jan 23, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 2 comments | 4382 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto

Shake Shack, the burger darling of the East Coast, is coming to Palo Alto this fall. Shake Shack announced on Tuesday that it will be opening at Stanford Shopping...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by @Cheeseguy, on Jan 23, 2018 at 9:20 am | 20 comments | 6217 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: So You Married Mom or Dad . . .

. . . in the guise of your beloved. First of all, you’re not alone. Most people marry someone who is much like a parent. Often it’s the more difficult...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jan 19, 2018 at 8:50 am | 2 comments | 1853 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Eat, Surf, Love

Spanish men seem different than men from Italy (the last country I visited). More like Juan Antonio on horse with a cervesa, rather than Casanova in a Ferrari...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jan 18, 2018 at 6:00 am | 4 comments | 1853 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen nears opening in Los Altos

When Morsey's Farmhouse Kitchen opens in Los Altos, it will become the only restaurant in the country cooking from a wide range of water buffalo products, owner...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Nancy Bremeau, on Jan 17, 2018 at 10:50 pm | 1 comment | 6010 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Coffeebar opens in Menlo Park

Menlo Park now has a new caffeine option: Coffeebar, which soft opened this morning, Wednesday, Jan. 10, at 1149 Chestnut St. The Menlo Park cafe is the first...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 10, 2018
Last comment by coffee fan, on Jan 15, 2018 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 6960 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: State of Mind Public House and Pizzeria in Los Altos

Pizza, craft beer and arcade games are on tap at State of Mind Public House and Pizzeria, which soft opened in Los Altos on Wednesday, Jan. 10. The 101 Plaza...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jan 12, 2018 at 2:39 pm | 3 comments | 3815 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Peninsula cafes respond to Four Barrel Coffee sex-misconduct allegations

At least one Peninsula cafe has decided to stop serving Four Barrel Coffee in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations made against the San Francisco company's...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 7, 2018
Last comment by charles reilly, on Jan 11, 2018 at 8:02 pm | 8 comments | 2959 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Protégé Restaurant eyes February opening in Palo Alto

The owners of the forthcoming Protégé Restaurant in Palo Alto are at once set apart by and, they believe, misunderstood by their culinary credentials. Dennis...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Jan 10, 2018 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 4758 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: What is Marriage?

“When I'm weak, you can be strong; when I'm strong, you can be weak. That's what I believe marriage is.” - Gisele Bundchen No one likes to be weak,...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jan 9, 2018 at 1:31 pm | 2 comments | 1552 Views

SENIOR FOCUS

Stanford's Assistive Technology Class Open to All Starts 1/9/2018

The Assistive Technology course kicks off it's 12th year with an overview of the course today Jan 9th at 4:30pm on campus. Seniors from the greater community are...

Original post made by Max Greenberg on Jan. 9, 2018
There are no comments yet. 820 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

Are We Really Up To This?

“Are you really up to this?” That was Liliko Ngata, 41, on a recent Saturday afternoon in East Palo Alto. Liliko and I were at Project WeHOPE (a local homeless...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on Oct. 16, 2017
Last comment by Isebella, on Jan 8, 2018 at 3:04 am | 15 comments | 4209 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Altans to open Hellenic restaurant

Two veterans of the local culinary scene who met at Evvia Estiatorio in Palo Alto 10 years ago are finally pursuing a decade-long dream of opening their own restaurant. Thanasis...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by George, on Jan 7, 2018 at 7:45 pm | 7 comments | 8275 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

You can't do everything

As the days get shorter and school and other scheduled activities take up more of our time each week, I find myself telling our kids more frequently that "we don't...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jan 7, 2018 at 11:25 am | 5 comments | 1367 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Christmas in Chicago

This year our family celebrated a white Christmas in Chicago. Our two older kids were so excited to see snow that they immediately ran around and made snow angels...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Jan. 6, 2018
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jan 7, 2018 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 1149 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Chang'an Artisan Noodle in Mountain View

A Chinese noodle shop has replaced the popular Kumino on Rengstorff Avenue in Mountain View. Chang'an Artisan Noodle soft opened at 580 N. Rengstorff Ave. in...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by Jim Cochran, on Jan 6, 2018 at 8:49 am | 2 comments | 3710 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Christmas Kluski - A Polish Treat

We've been Food Partying! Jewish-style lately with our posts on latke-making. This week the Poles get a chance to show off how our holiday cooking is done. I recently...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Dec. 26, 2017
Last comment by Karol, on Dec 30, 2017 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 2354 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Verve Coffee to open in Palo Alto

Santa Cruz's Verve Coffee Roasters is coming to Palo Alto. Verve has taken over 162 University Ave., which was most recently occupied by Black Diamond Sports....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Gary's Old Town Tavern, on Dec 27, 2017 at 10:39 pm | 4 comments | 4360 Views
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San Francisco's Kristian Cosentino to open Mountain View wine bar
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 3,835 views

Couples: Engaged on Valentine’s Day! Topics to Discuss
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 2,275 views

Toys that bridge the gap
By Cheryl Bac | 2 comments | 909 views

Damore's Google Memo NLRB Complaint Rejected: More misrepresentations
By Douglas Moran | 1 comment | 216 views