- Our most positive thoughts go out to all those affected by Hurricane Sandy. You can’t enjoy street food if you can’t see the street. Please contact American Red Cross if you’d like to help. Just think of the Bloodmobile as a food truck in reverse.
- The Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City is working with food trucks to provide free hot meals to areas of the city hit hard by Sandy. You can donate to the fund here.
- Like Sunnyvale, the City of Mountain View is studying the food truck issue. Go right now and take their survey to let your voice be heard.
- The San Jose Night Market events have been canceled for the rest of 2012. They’re working on bringing it back in 2013.
- Check out a new food truck gathering in San Jose: Winchester Truck Fest.
- Wednesday, 9/12/2012: Word on the StreEats at John Muir Middle School.
- Thursday, 9/13/2012: 5to9eats at MVP in San Jose. Possibly a new weekly event?
- Thursday, 9/13/2012: New Food Truck Mafia event: San Lorenzo Street Eats.
- Wednesday, 9/19/2012: New Food Truck Mafia event: Livermore High School Street Eats.
- Saturday, 10/12/2012: Moveable Feast introduces a new weekly event, Los Gatos Food Fest.
- Also on Saturdays, Moveable Feast is back at San Pedro Square, where it all began.
- If you enjoy podcasts, voting is open through Monday, November 5, 2012 for the 2012 Stitcher Awards. Vote for your favorite podcasts in a variety of categories, including Food and Cooking. Food Truck Nerd is not nominated but a Nerd can dream, can’t he?
- While you’re in a voting mood, be sure to vote on or before November 6, 2012 in the General Election.
- I am thrilled and humbled to be nominated for Mobile-Cuisine.com‘s “Favorite Local Food Truck Blog” contest. That being said, I want to win! A vote for Food Truck Nerd is a vote for the fantastic food trucks of Silicon Valley. Show them the love; it’s super easy:
- Click here now: http://mobile-cuisine.com/features/who-is-your-favorite-local-food-truck-blog/
- Select “Food Truck Nerd – Silicon Valley, CA.”
- Click “Vote.” That’s it!
Don’t wait; voting closes Friday, November 9, 2012 at 9:59 PM PDT.