Monthly Archive: February 2012

Feb 07

The Portola’s newest park takes shape at Burrows and San Bruno Avenue

Before: 1 Burrows in its current state

What was once a dumping ground and occasional homeless encampment is on its ways to becoming The Portola’s newest park. The new park site is at the dead end at Burrows and San Bruno Avenue. For now, it’s being called The Burrows Pilot Park, a “pilot” as there are four other dead ends in similar shape …

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Feb 05

At long last…Fresh & Easy has Opened

in-store signage

It’s been three long years since Bell Market closed on Silver Avenue and residents of The Portola began venturing afar in search of groceries. All that ended with Fresh & Easy’s grand opening on February 1st! The building and grounds have been completely renovated to welcome customers from The Portola and beyond. Wednesday’s festivities included …

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