From high school athletes and downtown development to school events and community traditions, the Los Altos Town Crier photography team captures the spirit of the community through still and moving images.
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2013 Los Altan of the Year: The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Commuity members gathered to honor The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the Town Crier's 2013 Los Altoan of the Year. Photos by Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier.
From Nov. 2013 through March 2014 the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is bringing modern art to Los Altos through SFMOMA on the Go. "Project Los Altos: SFMOMA in Silicon Valley" is a temporary multisite art exhibition created in collaboration with the City of Los Altos and Passerelle, that includes the work of nine national and international artists. Photos by Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier.
Assembly honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.
Gardner Bullis School students, above and right, marked Marting Luther King Jr. Day with an assemply organized by the Expect Respect Team. Students also created "dream" clouds. Photos by Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier.
Helix opens in Los Altos
Supported by a one-year grant from Passerelle, a Los Altos-based community investment group, The Exploratorium has opened its first satellite location in Los Altos. The 5,000-square-feet exhibit, retail and classroom space at 352 State Street is scheduled to be open through at least Nov. 2014. Scheduled hours are 9am-4pm Mon. through Wed., 1-8pm Thurs. and Friday, and 10am-8pm Saturday and Sunday. Admissions is pay what you wish.
Photos by Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier.
Other Featured Galleries:
- Basketball: Los Altos High School vs. Mountain View High School
- San Juan Dance Studio
- 37th annual Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade
- Football: St. Francis High School vs. Palo Alto High School
- 2013 Los Altos Relay for Life
- Los Altos High School Graduation Ceremony
- Controlled burn at Arastradero Preserve