Culture

Striving with Strava: Athletes’ Social App Gains Track-tion

Has anyone ever run 2.7 miles to ask you to prom? That’s exactly what Palo Alto High School senior Reed Foster did to ask out his prom date. Foster planned and recorded a run on Strava spelling out the word “Prom?” “I was trying to think of cool w...

Iced Tea & Avo Toast: New coffee shop opens in barron park

Succulent plants placed atop minimalist bookshelves and white tile accent walls characterize Palo Alto’s newest cafe, Baron Barista.   Located in the Barron Park area of Palo Alto, Baron Barista opened in late January of this year. The own...

A Modern Georgia: Bevri charms with raw elegance

In the Caucasus country of Georgia, food and wine are vital to national identity. It’s not too difficult to understand why — the country is nestled at the crossroads of Asia and Europe, and is said to have attracted everyone from Iranians and Russian...