Music@Menlo. July 18-Aug. 9. “Around Dvorak.” Czech composer’s works will act as the fulcrum for programs connecting centuries of repertoire. Menlo School in Atherton. $20-$78. 650-331-0202, www.musicatmenlo.org. Stanford Live’s inaugural summer series. July 20: La Santa Cecilia & Los Cenzontles. July 26: Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers. Aug. 2: Shawn Colvin. Aug. 6: guitarist Milos Karadaglic. Bing Concert Hall, 327 Lasuen St., Stanford University. $15-$60. 650-724-2464 or http://live.stanford.edu.
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St. Patrick’s Day is Monday, yet there’s no reason why you have to wait until then to start celebrating all things Irish. Just crank up some Christy Moore right now, and let the festivities begin. The local music scene has always embraced the occasion — as it does most opportunities to throw a good party. So it’s no surprise that there are many Celtic concerts coming up in the Bay Area. Here’s a rundown of some of the top St. Patrick’s Day-related music events.
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Brandi was Jack’s world, he liked to say. In the jubilant but disorienting months after the Powerball Christmas win, Jack’s world turned upside down — and Brandi’s with it. Suddenly, Brandi had large sums of cash. It wasn’t unusual for her to be handed $5,000 in a single day, according to family friend Becky Layton. Concerned about security, the family pulled Brandi out of high school. Old friendships frayed. “Before the lottery, she was normal, real friendly,” says Tim Cobb, 18, who describes himself as one of Brandi’s best friends at the time. “She let the money go to her head.”.