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Eating Out - August 31, 2012

New kid on the block

La Boulange, freshly acquired by Starbucks, joins the Palo Alto cafe scene

by Dale F. Bentson

The $100 million baby has landed in downtown Palo Alto. Born in San Francisco in 1996, La Boulange was the brainchild of Pascal Rigo, a French-American restaurateur with an eye for both high-quality product and bottom-line results.

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