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Official Secrets Many high-powered companies require non-disclosure agreements that carry a threat of civil action should an employee or ex-employee spill sensitive information. But when the company is the government and the information is state secrets, the conseque...... 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

 
 
A&E Features

Colorful 'Dream' appears in Redwood City
Visitors to downtown Redwood City's Courthouse Square this month will notice some new inhabitants -- large, colorful creatures perched on the roof and hanging within the corner Art Kiosk. Thursday, 2:29 PM

'39 Steps,' one great show
Equal parts loving tribute to and gleeful spoof of the work of "master of suspense" and cinematic hero Alfred Hitchcock, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's "The 39 Steps" is a winner. Thursday, 12:40 PM

A brilliant career
The new documentary "Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice" affords Ronstadt the opportunity to tell much of her own story, including how she found her "voice" as an individual, an artist and a social-justice advocate. Thursday, 5:24 PM

Making time for 'Hickorydickory'
Ultimately, the thought-provoking, preposterous and sometimes-frustrating "Hickorydickory" proves time well spent. Thursday, 2:27 PM

Menlo Park Library kicks off month of free live storytelling events
For those looking for family-friendly entertainment close to home, prepare for an extensive selection of free live storytelling events coming to the Menlo Park libraries over the coming month. Thursday, 11:10 AM

A season of plenty: Autumn arts on the Midpeninsula
What do Willie Nelson, stunt dogs, emergency preparedness and man-eating musical plants have in common? They're all a part of the local arts scene this fall. Friday, 10:41 AM

When the whistle blows
Based on a true story, "Official Secrets" looks at what happens when a whistleblower leaks state secrets in the lead up to the Iraq War. Friday, 8:51 AM

Stanford group brings K-pop culture to Palo Alto
Stanford University's K-pop dance group XTRM has been catching the attention of passersby as they perform dance covers of upbeat K-pop songs while dressed in coordinated outfits. Thursday, 12:45 PM

Pace Gallery celebrates Lynda Benglis with a mini-retrospective
sculptor/painter Lynda Benglis is the featured artist at Pace Gallery in Palo Alto until Oct. 23. The show, her first with the New York-based enterprise, consists of 20 works from various points in her long and prolific career. Thursday, 12:42 PM

Homicidal hide-and-seek in 'Ready or Not'
The horror comedy "Ready or Not" revels in the deaths of America's wealthiest 1 percent.
Friday, 5:12 PM

A conversation with the chefs of Maum in Palo Alto
Over tater tot poutine and budae jigae, the chefs of Maum talked about why they got into cooking, where they eat on their days off and winning their first Michelin star. Friday, 9:36 AM

After two seasons, Pear Theatre artistic director to bow out in January
Betsy Kruse Craig will be stepping down in January to accept a new promotion as program director of speech, debate and performing arts for Stratford Middle Schools. Thursday, 6:06 PM

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