Two juveniles arrested in connection with 12 downtown burglaries

The Los Altos Police Department today announced it has apprehended two suspects in the recent string of downtown Los Altos commercial burglaries.

Authorities are withholding the identities of the juvenile suspects, ages 15 and 17, from Santa Clara a...

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MVLA Foundation awards grants for innovative teacher projects

MVLA Foundation awards grants for innovative teacher projects

Megan V. WInslow/Town Crier
Los Altos High School chemistry teacher Danielle Paige, left, demonstrates for students how to pickle cucumbers and carrots, above, with equipment she received from her MVLA Foundation grant money.

The Mountain View-...

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East Palo Alto nonprofit provides gathering place for lifelong learning

East Palo Alto nonprofit provides gathering place for lifelong learning

Photo Courtesy of Bayshore Christian Ministries
Bayshore Christian Ministries last summer launched CREATE Academy, a four-week program that delivered Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics education to 42 middle school students.


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Eagles get defensive to beat Spartans

Eagles get defensive to beat Spartans

Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Los Altos High’s Julia Santos looks to shoot in Saturday’s CCS quarterfinal game against Mountain View. The Eagles won 13-9.

Don’t be deceived by all those goals the Los Altos High girls water polo team ...

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Measure A: Now what?

Measure A has failed by a supermajority. So what do we do now?

The Hillview Community Center complex is obsolete and needs upgrading. Does the vote mean that voters do not care about having a civic center? I do not believe so. The coalition of No ...

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Blazing Saddles Brownies: Mischief in the making

Blazing Saddles Brownies: Mischief in the making

Andy Kavanagh/Special to the Town Crier 
Blazing Saddle Brownies combine the tasty appeal of chocolate with protein-rich black beans for a snack that sticks.

Black beans and chocolate aren’t what most people would consider the makings of a t...

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Maltby's pulls out the stops to stay in biz

Maltby's pulls out the stops to stay in biz

Town Crier File Photo
Maltby’s Public House proprietor James Maltby is making changes to draw new diners.

Let the word spread: Maltby’s Public House restaurant and tavern in downtown Los Altos is not only open indefinitely, it’s also sporting a ...

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John Corrigan passed away on October 8, 2015, peacefully at the age of 85 at his home in Los Altos.

Born in Los Angeles, California on July 24, 1930, John was both a UCLA graduate as well as attending law school at the university graduating with a...

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Erin go bragh: Nonstop flights available from SFO to the Emerald Isle

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The Ha’penny Bridge, which spans the River Liffey, is among Dublin’s most popular landmarks.

You don’t have to wait until St. Patrick’s Day to visit to Ireland.

Aer Lingus, the premier Irish airline, flie...

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Stepping Out

'Cymbeline' cast revels in Bard's bawdiness

'Cymbeline' cast revels in Bard's bawdiness

Tom Gough/Special to the Town Crier
The Foothill College production of “Cymbeline” features, from left, Becca Gilbert as Imogen, Steve Ho as Cloten and Ronald Feichtmeier as Iachimo.

Despite being one of the Bard’s more endearing romances, “Cymb...

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Spiritual Life

New book uncovers latest conversion of the Valley of the Heart's Delight

New book uncovers latest conversion of the Valley of the Heart's Delight

In the years since the Valley of the Heart’s Delight evolved from orchards and vineyards to computer chips and code, a plethora of articles, films and books have documented the phenomenal transition. Los Altos resident Skip Vaccarello joined th...

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Inside Mountain View

MV pays tribute to local vets: New, improved MV memorial set for dedication today

MV pays tribute to local vets: New, improved MV memorial set for dedication today

plaques at the Mountain View Veterans Memorial, above, remain covered before today’s unveiling. The event is expected to draw more than 400 people to Eagle Park, right, site of the memorial.

A celebration of the newly revamped Mountain View Ve...

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