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Hands of Stone
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Hands of Stone They called boxing great Roberto Durán “Manos de Piedra," so it's understandable that the new biopic about him should be called “Hands of Stone." And yet, it's not the best title for this dramatic treatment, which repeatedly makes the po...... Read the full review

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A&E Features

If it's Labor Day weekend, it's Kings Mountain Art Fair
For a "mountain vibe" on Labor Day weekend, head for the 53rd Kings Mountain Art Fair, to be held Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Sept. 3-5, at 13889 Skyline Blvd. in the hills above Woodside. Wednesday, 1:32 PM

Thursday: Talk by photographer Robert Buelteman
Noted photographer Robert Buelteman, who grew up in Woodside, will give the talk "Robert Buelteman speaks for the Land" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, in Courtroom A of the Old Courthouse at 2200 Broadway in Redwood City. Wednesday, 1:39 PM

Veg out
Meat-free fare is easily found -- and taken to the next level -- on the Midpeninsula, with local chefs cooking up modern dishes that appeal to veggie-eaters and carnivores alike. Thursday, 7:05 PM

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
A former head sommelier and sous chef from three Michelin-starred The French Laundry in Yountville are opening a restaurant together on California Avenue in Palo Alto. Thursday, 5:44 PM

Taste of Woodside set for Sept. 11
The Rotary Club of Woodside/Portola will hold its 13th Taste of Woodside event from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, in Grace Memorial Courtyard at Woodside Village Church. Friday, 11:28 AM

A poignant pair at the Pear
It's been nearly 15 years since the devastating terrorist attacks of 9/11, though for some, the painful memories are no doubt as fresh as ever. Mountain View's Pear Theatre (celebrating its own 15th anniversary this year) kicks off its new season with a pair of shows, running in repertory; plays that highlight the strength of humanity in times of crisis, including 9/11. Wednesday, 11:09 PM

Menlo Park: Free summer concerts at Fremont, Kelly parks
Menlo Park is holding free outdoor summer concerts at Fremont Park and Kelly Park. Wednesday, 11:33 PM

Menlo Park shows free summer movies Aug. 5-Sept. 9
Prepare your picnic baskets and lawn chairs for the third year of Menlo Park's free summer movie series, running Aug. 5 through Sept. 9. Wednesday, 1:46 PM