“Clear Story.” Temporary, site-specific walk-in installation by Bay Area artist Mildred Howard, presented by the Palo Alto Art Center. Through August 2012. King Plaza, in front of Palo Alto City Hall. www.cityofpaloalto.org/artcenter. Palo Alto Art Center. Patrick Dougherty: A site-specific installation. Through Jan. 30. Palo Alto Art Center, 1313 Newell Road, Palo Alto. 650-329-2366 or www.cityofpaloalto.org/artcenter. “Rhythm III.” Fine arts photography. Through Nov. 17. Main Street Cafe, 134 Main St,, Los Altos.
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The fight has moved from downtown San Jose, where in the spring the school district abandoned its plan to open a Downtown College Prep middle school at Washington Elementary School in the face of intense opposition from parents and staff. Now Rose Garden residents are voicing their opposition to the district’s new plan to locate the charter school at Hoover Middle School. A petition with 153 signatures was presented to the San Jose Unified board at its Nov. 20 meeting, stating, “We the undersigned members of the Rose Garden and Shasta/Hanchett communities speak out against any proposed plan by the San Jose Unified School District to increase the number of students up to 400 at the Hoover Middle School campus.
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Details: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at First Unitarian Universalist Church, San Francisco; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at First Methodist Church, Palo Alto; 3:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at Hertz Hall, UC Berkeley (rescheduled from First Congregational Church in Berkeley); $40; www.calbach.org. 5 3 Blonde Moms: This trio of comedians — Joanie Fagan, Donna Cherry and Beaumont Bacon — have become a hit national touring act with its fast-paced brand of PG-13 maternal humor. The Moms will return to the Bay Area on Oct. 8 for a show at Pleasanton’s Firehouse Arts Center.