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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Good acoustics: A Q&A with Kaki King

Innovative guitarist/composer Kaki King will offer a free concert at the Community School of Music and Arts on Saturday, Jan. 18.

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The latest openings and closings in Midpeninsula dining

Restaurants have been coming and going at a dizzying rate the last few weeks up and down the Midpeninsula. Catch up with our list.

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Palo Alto Players production offers an update to Ibsen's 'feminist moment'

Back in the 19th century, Ibsen's "A Doll's House" shocked audiences with its frank depiction of an unhappy woman. The sequel, on stage now in Palo Alto, picks up 15 years later.

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'No Blue Memories' celebrates poet Gwendolyn Brooks

Emmy-award winning shadow puppetry company Manual Cinema will present "No Blue Memories," a work about Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago poet Gwendolyn Brooks.

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Stanford to share a historic anti-war speech by MLK

A newly discovered recording of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic speech against the Vietnam War, "Beyond Vietnam," will be played as part of a special program at Stanford's Memorial Church on Thursday.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Stanford exhibit celebrates 'The Japanese Garden'

"The Japanese Garden: A Historical Account of Japanese Culture and Tradition," is on display in the lobby of the East Asia Library at Stanford University.

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King tides to swell this weekend

King tides can reach or exceed 9 feet and occur when the orbits and alignment of the Earth, sun and moon combine. This weekend, there will be two king tide walks at the Palo Alto Baylands.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Tam Tam doubles the pleasure

Tam Tam, the long-awaited, more casual follow-up to Palo Alto's Tamarine, branches out beyond the familiar South Vietnamese cooking to explore more of the country's regional specialties.

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Los Altos History Museum hosts the 'Big Shaker'

The "Big Shaker," which according to the Los Altos History Museum is the "world's largest mobile earthquake simulator," rolls into town on Saturday, Jan. 11.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The Keller Sisters: Musical sisterhood and local roots

As a former longtime San Mateo resident, musician Sheryl Thirlwall still loves to perform on the Peninsula. And she particularly loves Club Fox, where she and sibling Kerry Carranza will open for the Jenny Kerr Band on Jan. 12.

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Pacific Catch starts serving its sustainable seafood in Palo Alto

Bay Area seafood restaurant Pacific Catch has opened its new location at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto.

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