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Doctor Sleep Memories, like ghosts, have a way of haunting people with their psychic energy. It's a notion that powers Stephen King's 2013 novel "Doctor Sleep," a story of reckoning with the long-ago trauma depicted in his 1977 novel "The Shining." Cinematic memo...... Read the full review

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Photo (0363.JPG). Mona & Bob Armistead and Vista Center Board Member, Joivta Honor attended the 35th Annual Vintage Affaire benefiting Vista Center For Blind & Visually Impaired individuals and their families through evaluation, counseling, education and training, to promote Independence & quality of life. Photo (0364.JPG) Many Atherton people incl. Barbara Peyton and Dave & Lynne & Heppberger enjoyed the wine & chiefs tasting reception before the live auction and gourmet dinner Benefit at a lovely Atherton Estate on Saturday, July 15. The benefit is staffed by local volunteers and the has raised over $8 million in the 34 years. vintageaffaire.org Submitted by bobbi bon on Jul 25, 2017

 
 
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'Anne of the Thousand Days' is an intimate approach to history
Though it all went down nearly 500 years ago, the tempestuous, world-changing romance between England's King Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn, remains an eternally compelling topic. Thursday, 5:32 PM

Foothill stages political parable
The play "has never been popular," said Bruce McLeod, who is directing it for Foothill Theatre in Los Altos Hills. "It's a sensitive subject, when you think about it." Thursday, 5:33 PM

Two notable paintings from late Atherton philanthropist's art collection now on display
For the first time in years, two notable contemporary American art paintings from the New York School will be available for public viewing at the Anderson Collection at Stanford University. Thursday, 5:29 PM

Your food is here. It's from a restaurant that doesn't exist.
Virtual restaurants, which live on mobile delivery apps and operate out of the kitchens of brick-and-mortar restaurants, are a growing phenomenon in the Bay Area, and the Peninsula is no exception. Thursday, 5:37 PM | 6 comments

Alhambra brings Irish pub traditions to downtown Redwood City
Irish pubs capture in one warm and convivial place all that's good and right in the world: community, humor, good drink and soulful music. And in Alhambra Irish House's case, some pretty tasty food as well. Thursday, 2:55 PM

King-size 'Sleep'
Based on Stephen King's 2013 novel, "Doctor Sleep" is a story of reckoning with the long-ago trauma depicted in his 1977 novel "The Shining." Thursday, 5:30 PM

Three recipes from local chefs that make the most of apples
For hungry cooks eager to incorporate in-season apples into a dish of their own, check out these recipes for a savory appetizer, sweet dessert and refreshing cocktail. Saturday, 3:42 PM

High and low
"Parasite" is a dark comedy with twists and turns that follows the Kims, a family living hand to mouth in a South Korean slum who catches a break when their son lands a job tutoring a rich girl. Thursday, 2:48 PM

What's new on view at Cantor Arts Center
If it wasn't for the untimely death of teenage Leland Stanford Jr., who created his own museum collection in the top floor of his family's San Francisco mansion, Stanford University may never have existed. Saturday, 3:44 PM

Pacific Art League hires new executive director
Pacific Art League, downtown Palo Alto's venerable community art center and gallery, will get a new executive director in November. Thursday, 3:05 PM

 

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