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Downton Abbey Back in 2010, the PBS series "Downton Abbey" offered an alternative riff on the old "Upstairs, Downstairs" paradigm: a tale of an aristocratic English household above and their servants below. Even as "Upstairs, Downstairs" saw its own revival the sa...... Read the full review

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Hotel dining scene blooms in Menlo Park
Oak + Violet showcases seasonal, simply prepared dishes and the bounty of Golden State produce. Thursday, 10:44 AM

Anderson Collection at Stanford marks fifth anniversary
The Anderson Collection at Stanford University will celebrate its fifth anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 21, with a gala celebration and three new exhibitions. Thursday, 9:35 AM

'Admissions' skewers white liberal hypocrisy
Though it's set in New Hampshire, the world of Joshua Harmon's "Admissions," currently presented by Los Altos Stage Company, is sure to resonate with local audiences. Wednesday, 11:23 AM | 1 comments

Palo Alto Art Center features animal encounters this weekend
The Palo Alto Art Center is celebrating the opening of its new exhibition, "Encounters: Honoring the Animals in Ourselves," with a celebration Friday, Sept. 20, 7-10 p.m. and a series of talks Saturday, Sept. 21, 2-4 p.m. Thursday, 10:07 AM

'Bright Star' is bluegrass meets Broadway
Palo Alto Players' musical "Bright Star" has a charming cast, bluegrass-tinged songs and some corny writing. Wednesday, 11:03 AM | 6 comments

Fall reading: Five books by local authors to give you a new perspective of Palo Alto
With cooler weather and shorter days ahead, the start of fall is a good time to update your reading list. This month we're looking at five newly released books by local authors. Thursday, 4:19 PM | 3 comments

The Peninsula restaurants that opened, closed this summer

Ukulele lessons, no strings attached at Mountain View Library

Making time for 'Hickorydickory'

Colorful 'Dream' appears in Redwood City

Pace Gallery celebrates Lynda Benglis with a mini-retrospective


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