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Colossal Late last year, the film "A Monster Calls" wove a psychologically instructive tale, about -- and primarily for -- children, in which a monster served as a conduit for troubling emotions. Spanish writer-director Nacho Vigalondo's new film "Colossal" s...... Read the full review

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A&E Features

Menlo Park Library shows international films
The Menlo Park Library in the Civic Center will be showing three international films over the next few weeks. Friday, 3:20 PM

Cover story: The Cool philosophy
Since Jesse Ziff Cool first opened Flea St. Cafe in Menlo Park more than 30 years ago, her first allegiance has been to the people serving her customers and by extension, the people growing and raising the food on their plates. Tuesday, 9:40 PM | 2 comments

Perfectly unpretentious
There was a bit of showmanship pulling into the Rosewood Sand Hill Hotel with Teslas, Porsches and Ferraris lined up, but there's no pretension inside Madera, just pleasant ambiance, great food and a staff eager to please. Thursday, 11:55 AM

April 24: Menlo Park luncheon for Feminist Majority Foundation
A luncheon to raise funds for the Feminist Majority Foundation, which publishes Ms. Magazine and Girls Learn International, will be held Monday, April 24, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club in Menlo Park. Thursday, 5:43 PM

Art contest for high school students
Every spring since 1982, Congress has held an art contest for high school students. This year, all high school students in the 18th Congressional District, represented by Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, have until 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 24, to submit a work to Ms. Eshoo's office at 698 Emerson St. in Palo Alto. Thursday, 5:48 PM

Theater review: 'Rags' is rich with history, music
"Rags" is a good old-fashioned musical with plenty to offer modern audiences. Judging by the standing ovation on opening night, its current version, directed by TheatreWorks Artistic Director Robert Kelley, looks to further redeem the show, letting it live up to its considerable potential. Wednesday, 10:05 AM


2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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