On one side — I’ll call them the good guys — are board president Bob Benevento and former teachers Donna Ruebusch and Ron Woolf. On the other –I’ll call them the disrupters — are Gerard, banking veteran Gino Borgioli and contracts manager Rick Badillo. Ostensibly, the fight began in August, after the board voted to move sixth-graders to middle schools. Upset at that move, a parents’ group began a recall movement against board president Benevento. A lot of folks, however, believe the real target is Superintendent Steve Betando, who governs with the consent of the good guys (Alas, there is a confusion of “B’s” in this tale, all ending with a vowel.).
Asked how he will vote, Flake says, “let me process it.”, ballet style slippers made crochet GOP Sen, Bob Corker says he’ll be voting to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, The Tennessee Republican said Thursday that Kavanaugh is “qualified to serve.”, Corker says it took “courage” for Kavanaugh’s accuser Christine Blasey (BLAH’-zee) Ford to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee, But he says the testimony presented no evidence to corroborate her allegation that he sexually assaulted her when they were teens..
Mordecai Shehori. Presented by the Steinway Society. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. Single tickets $30-$58; series of four, $95-$195. 408-990-0872 or www.steinwaysociety.com. Dragon Theatre. “Rich and Famous.” By John Guare. Through Nov. 3. Directed by Meredith Hagedorn. Featuring Lucinda Dobson, Tom Gough and Ron Talbot. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Dragon Theatre, 2120 Broadway, Redwood City. $15-$35. http://dragonproductions.net/activities/2013season/richandfamous.html.
The delightful and popular Disney movie “Frozen” will play Friday, The “Lego Movie,” another family favorite, will screen on Sept, 26, The films begin around 7:45 p.m, and run for about two hours, The “Lego Movie” is co-sponsored by the orthodontic office of Dr, Frank Helm, Bring low picnic chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy the movies under ballet style slippers made crochet the stars, Sarah Calhoun will lead a free tour at 10 a.m, Saturday highlighting the people, architecture, beauty and history of the cemetery, At 10 a.m, Sept, 27, Chris Pattillo will discuss the variety of trees at Mountain View, Stafford Buckley will feature the architects and architecture of the cemetery at 10 a.m, Oct, 25, Dennis Evanosky will lead the same tour as Calhoun at 10 a.m, Oct, 11..
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. With Jennifer Koh, violin. 7 p.m. Nov. 2. Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op. 40; J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, BWV 1041; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: Prologue and Variations; Mozart: Symphony No. 34 in C Major. Bing Concert Hall, 327 Lasuen St., Stanford. $50-$100. 650-724-2464 or live.stanford.edu. Frank Lévy Around the World in 88 Keys. 3 p.m. Nov. 16. Oshman Family JCC- Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. $20 advance, $25 at door. www.paloaltojcc.org or.