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Jack Tomkins

Troop 31 Scout earns Eagle rank

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 31’s Jack Tomkins, a student at Los Altos High School and the Freestyle Academy of Communication Arts & Technology, recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in Boy Scouts.

He received his Eagle Scout rank in a ceremony at Los Altos Lutheran Church.

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Scouts honored

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 888 members Jesse Chen, left, and Wyatt Eng celebrate earning their Eagle Scout ranks at a Court of Honor ceremony in December.

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Los Altos Community Foundation adds four board members

The Los Altos Community Foundation recently added four new members to its board of directors.

• Sanjay Dave is senior manager at Synopsys Inc. He has lived in Mountain View for more than 16 years.

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Courtesy of Shannon Kava
The new Eagle Scouts in Troop 103 include, from left, Matthew Boennighausen, Troy Jackson, Daniel Kava, Miles Meijer and Tucker Meijer. Not pictured: Diedrich Welling.

Troop 103 honors new Eagle Scouts

Los Altos Boy Scout Troop 103 recently recognized Matthew Boennighausen, Troy Jackson, Daniel Kava, Miles Meijer, Tucker Meijer and Diedrich Welling for achieving the Eagle Scout rank, the highest distinction in Boy Scouts. The troop honored the six Scouts at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony Jan. 17 at St. Simon Catholic Parish in Los Altos.

The new Eagle Scouts and their projects:

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Sereno Group donations benefit local causes


Representatives with the Sereno Group Los Altos office presented $37,721 to their 1% for Good Program recipients Feb. 2. Above, realtors gather at the Sereno offices to present funds to representatives from the Westwind 4-H Riding for the Handicapped program and the Foothill College Veterans Scholarship Fund. The funds, from the third and fourth quarters of 2014, were divided equally between the two groups. “Each recipient was selected for the exceptional work they do in the community,” said Diane Schmitz of Sereno Group. Sereno representatives welcome suggestions on organizations that serve the Los Altos, Mountain View and Sunnyvale communities that could benefit from the 1% for Good Program. For more information, call Schmitz at 947-2955 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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