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Waves The new drama "Waves" goes out on Alabama Shakes' "Sound and Color," giving summative voice to writer-director Trey Edward Shults' dramatic and stylistic intentions: "This life ain't like it was/Sound and color/I wanna touch a human being/Sound and c...... 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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Swanky Selby's serves steakhouse classics to the monied set
At Selby's, the newest addition to Bacchus Management Group's empire of upscale eateries, some dishes were beautifully executed while others inspired quizzical expressions around our table. Friday, 1:49 PM

Marking 'the marvels and mysteries' of winter
'Tis the season! We've compiled a list of December holiday highlights, listed in roughly chronological order, to help you get into the spirit of the season. Friday, 3:53 PM

Nuts about 'The Nutcracker'?
Looking for "The Nutcracker?" The Midpeninsula is host to many productions, from hip-hop and circus versions to traditional presentations. Wednesday, 6:31 PM

Time and tide
"Waves" looks at the internal struggles of an upper-middle-class family from Florida. Friday, 1:06 PM

Local boutiques and classes to help bring holiday cheer into your home
Spruce up your home for the season with these boutiques and DIY events. Friday, 1:48 PM

John Daversa to perform free concert at CSMA
Grammy-winning jazz musician John Daversa will perform a free concert on Saturday, Dec. 7, at Mountain View's Community School of Music and Arts. Friday, 1:07 PM

Los Altos Stage Company produces a radio 'Miracle'
"Faith is believing when common sense tells you not to ... It's kindness and joy and love and all the other intangibles," Fred Gailey, the attorney for Kris Kringle, aka, Santa Claus, says in "Miracle on 34th Street." Friday, 1:47 PM

Family mystery
Positioned as the big new release of Thanksgiving week, "Knives Out" includes a politically contentious dinner argument among family members, but the cheeky mystery has something else that these people have kept in the family: murder. Wednesday, 6:30 PM

Pamela Walsh takes a chance on art
The Pamela Walsh Gallery, located in a historic Birge Clark building on Ramona Street, is a new addition to the downtown Palo Alto art scene. Thursday, 7:17 PM

Tim Bond named TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's next artistic leader
Tim Bond has been appointed artistic director of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, replacing founder and 50-year artistic director Robert Kelley of Menlo Park, the arts organization announced Tuesday. Wednesday, 8:13 AM

The ice queen returneth
Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land in "Frozen II." Thursday, 5:31 PM

Los Altos History Museum exhibition spotlights disaster readiness
The Los Altos History Museum is presenting the exhibition "Our Community Prepares: Acts of Nature, Then and Now," which educates visitors about the local aftermath of Loma Prieta and other disasters. Thursday, 6:18 PM

Two notable paintings from late Atherton philanthropist's art collection now on display

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