Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

The Mountain View City Council voted to contribute...

Inspired by her kids, Los Altos resident publishes first children's book

Inspired by her kids, Los Altos resident publishes first children's book


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Young Men's Service League helps Dress for Success

Young Men's Service League helps Dress for Success


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Seasonal brews make your feast more festive

Seasonal brews make your feast more festive


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Gnoel d...
LASC's 'Woods' dazzles with humor, inventiveness

LASC's 'Woods' dazzles with humor, inventiveness


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Eagles exceeding expectations

Eagles exceeding expectations


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LA construction site burglaries spike

LA construction site burglaries spike


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New Los Altos City Council addresses old divisions at swearing-in ceremony

New Los Altos City Council addresses old divisions at swearing-in ceremony


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News

In wake of scandal, Planning Commission aims to move forward

In wake of scandal, Planning Commission aims to move forward


Photos by Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Owners of Area 151 Arcade plan to relocate their business to 127 First St., above. The new space, which will undergo construction before the move, features two floors and an outdoor patio.

Los Altos Plannin...

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Schools

Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

The Mountain View City Council voted to contribute $23 million to the Los Altos School District’s potential purchase of a 10th site in Mountain View, with certain restrictions.

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Community

8 more volunteers honored at annual event

8 more volunteers honored at annual event


Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Joint Community Volunteer Service Award winners for 2018 include, from left, Jeff Deaton, Laura Teksler, Russ Satake, Donna Drako, Jim Clark, Chuck Lindauer and Melissa and Steve Seligman.

Eight more surprised Los Alt...

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Sports

Lancers suffer another 1-point playoff loss

Lancers suffer another 1-point playoff loss


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Senior receiver Evan Williams scored St. Francis’ lone touchdown in Friday’s loss.

For the second week in a row, the St. Francis High football team suffered a one-point loss in the playoffs – only this time, i...

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Letters to the Editor - Week of Dec. 12

Follow mail policies to the letter

In response to the Nov. 28 Town Crier article “Los Altos resident fights to ensure carriers don’t violate federal law,” about a resident’s fight to compel the U.S. Postal Service to deliver his mail when his mailbo...

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Special Sections

Ice cream innovator offers stories in a scoop

Ice cream innovator offers stories in a scoop


Eliza Ridgeway/Town Crier 
Salt & Straw's Tyler Malek visited Palo Alto to launch a new location for the ice creamery, and December's holiday flavors. 

A special source, ingredient or pairing can transform a recipe from food to st...

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Business

Area natives launch charity-oriented public platform

Area natives launch charity-oriented public platform


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GoodSocial is a free online platform created by two local natives that connects people who want to volunteer with nonprofit organizations in their area. GoodSocial’s first interface, pictured above, launched last week with mob...

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People

Elouise Helen Young

1925- 2018 A Los Altos, Mtn. View resident. She was Admin. Asst. for Gerard Homes, retiring in 1998. She is survived by sister Joan Terry, son Mike Young, daughter Robin and Bruce Dosskey, daughter-in-law Marilyn Young and grandchildren. She belonged...

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Out and about: Activities for fall and winter fun

Out and about: Activities for fall and winter fun

Courtesy of MVCPA
“The Elves and the Shoemaker” plays at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts SecondStage.

Opportunities abound to catch the spirit of the season in the local area. The following roundup includes family-friendly ev...

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News

In wake of scandal, Planning Commission aims to move forward

In wake of scandal, Planning Commission aims to move forward

Photos by Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Owners of Area 151 Arcade plan to relocate their business to 127 First St., above. The new space, which will undergo construction before the move, features two floors and an outdoor patio.

Los Altos Planning Commissioner Doo Ho Lee addressed the elephant i...

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Business

Area natives launch charity-oriented public platform

Area natives launch charity-oriented public platform

Courtesy of GoodSocial
GoodSocial is a free online platform created by two local natives that connects people who want to volunteer with nonprofit organizations in their area. GoodSocial’s first interface, pictured above, launched last week with mobile and desktop options. Every user’s main page di...

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Sports

Lancers suffer another 1-point playoff loss

Lancers suffer another 1-point playoff loss

Town Crier file photo
Senior receiver Evan Williams scored St. Francis’ lone touchdown in Friday’s loss.

For the second week in a row, the St. Francis High football team suffered a one-point loss in the playoffs – only this time, it ended the Lancers’ season.

St. Francis fe...

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Community

8 more volunteers honored at annual event

8 more volunteers honored at annual event

Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Joint Community Volunteer Service Award winners for 2018 include, from left, Jeff Deaton, Laura Teksler, Russ Satake, Donna Drako, Jim Clark, Chuck Lindauer and Melissa and Steve Seligman.

Eight more surprised Los Altos and Los Altos Hills community volunteers made t...

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Comment

Letters to the Editor - Week of Dec. 12

Follow mail policies to the letter

In response to the Nov. 28 Town Crier article “Los Altos resident fights to ensure carriers don’t violate federal law,” about a resident’s fight to compel the U.S. Postal Service to deliver his mail when his mailbox is blocked by neighbors’ construction vehicles:

...

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Spiritual Life

Pastor's Perspective: A moment and a message in the aftermath of the synagogue tragedy

Oct. 28 was supposed to be a festival day in our congregation. The sanctuary had been decorated for the day. Two trumpet players were scheduled to play. Our talented organist, who had been on leave, was back. The bells would play and the choir sing. But as I put on my robes that morning, they felt...

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People

Elouise Helen Young

1925- 2018 A Los Altos, Mtn. View resident. She was Admin. Asst. for Gerard Homes, retiring in 1998. She is survived by sister Joan Terry, son Mike Young, daughter Robin and Bruce Dosskey, daughter-in-law Marilyn Young and grandchildren. She belonged to Church of Religious Science. A private memoria...

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Schools

Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

Mountain View to contribute $23M for LASD’s 10th site

The Mountain View City Council voted to contribute $23 million to the Los Altos School District’s potential purchase of a 10th site in Mountain View, with certain restrictions.

Readmore

Special Sections

Ice cream innovator offers stories in a scoop

Ice cream innovator offers stories in a scoop

Eliza Ridgeway/Town Crier 
Salt & Straw's Tyler Malek visited Palo Alto to launch a new location for the ice creamery, and December's holiday flavors. 

A special source, ingredient or pairing can transform a recipe from food to story. During the holiday season, people pay tribute...

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Stepping Out

Pear Theatre's 'Conversation' comes to a close Sunday

Pear Theatre presents the Bay Area premiere of “A Conversation with Edith Head” through Sunday in Mountain View.

The play stars Susan Claassen, an LA Stage Alliance-nominated actress and New Times winner for best actress. Claassen and Paddy Calistro wrote the play, based on the book “Edith Head’s H...

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Obituaries

Elouise Helen Young

1925- 2018 A Los Altos, Mtn. View resident. She was Admin. Asst. for Gerard Homes, retiring in 1998. She is survived by sister Joan Terry, son Mike Young, daughter Robin and Bruce Dosskey, daughter-in-law Marilyn Young and grandchildren. She belonged to Church of Religious Science. A private memoria...

Readmore

Magazine

Out and about: Activities for fall and winter fun

Out and about: Activities for fall and winter fun
Courtesy of MVCPA
“The Elves and the Shoemaker” plays at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts SecondStage.

Opportunities abound to catch the spirit of the season in the local area. The following roundup includes family-friendly events ranging from annual tree-lighting ceremonies ...

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