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First Street Green project heads to city commissions

First Street Green project heads to city commissions

Courtesy of LACI
Renderings of Los Altos Commu...
Scientists, enthusiasts over the moon for eclipse

Scientists, enthusiasts over the moon for eclipse



Madhulika “Lika” Guhathakurta, lead NASA eclips...
Pear Theatre announces new season under new artistic director Craig

Pear Theatre announces new season under new artistic director Craig


Pear Theatre recently announced its 2017-2018 se...

City appoints teen to  Parks and Rec Commission

City appoints teen to Parks and Rec Commission


When the city of Los Altos appointed Grace Lilyg...

Water spills into streets of LA, LAH

Water spills into streets of LA, LAH

Megan V. Winslow / Los Altos Town Crier
Cal Wa...
Super summer for LA boys basketball team

Super summer for LA boys basketball team


Town Crier file photo
Los Altos High’s Mat...
Changing the conversation on social media

Changing the conversation on social media



Ana Homayoun, who runs Green Ivy Consulting in ...

News

East Bay men arrested after failed robbery near Google

East Bay men arrested after failed robbery near Google

Courtesy of the Mountain View Police Department
 

Mountain View Police Department detectives Tuesday (Aug. 15) arrested two East Bay men who attempted to steal a laptop by causing its owner to fall from a moving vehicle.

San Pablo reside...

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Schools

County schools plan to install fiber-optic internet

Local schools could see a boost in their bandwidth next school year after the Santa Clara County Office of Education reported plans to connect districts via high-speed fiber-optic cable.

The project aims to connect most school districts in Silicon V...

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Community

Community Briefs

Museum event features antiques expert

The Los Altos History Museum’s “Let’s Talk Antiques with Steve Yvaska” event is scheduled 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday under the oaks outside the museum, 51 S. San Antonio Road.

Attendees may bring one antique for ...

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Sports

Sports on the Side

Golfer Bhagat bags second place at SF Jr.

Jaimin Bhagat of Los Altos placed second in the boys 14-18 division of last month’s 89th San Francisco Junior golf tournament. The 15-year-old fell to Joshua Lim of San Francisco in the match-play fina...

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Letters to the Editor

LACI dangling carrot to build ‘monster’

May I just throw yet another question out there about the proposed new office building and Green on First Street?

As I walk around town, I ponder anew exactly what “benefits” Los Altos...

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People

EVA SEKO MILOVINA

Eva Seko Milovina a lifetime resident of Santa Clara Valley, passed away in Cupertino, CA on August 9, 2017. 

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News

East Bay men arrested after failed robbery near Google

East Bay men arrested after failed robbery near Google
Courtesy of the Mountain View Police Department
 

Mountain View Police Department detectives Tuesday (Aug. 15) arrested two East Bay men who attempted to steal a laptop by causing its owner to fall from a moving vehicle.

San Pablo resident Luis Bravo, 20, and El Cerrito resident Bomani ...

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Sports

Sports on the Side

Golfer Bhagat bags second place at SF Jr.

Jaimin Bhagat of Los Altos placed second in the boys 14-18 division of last month’s 89th San Francisco Junior golf tournament. The 15-year-old fell to Joshua Lim of San Francisco in the match-play final by a score of 5 and 3. The event took place July...

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Community

Community Briefs

Museum event features antiques expert

The Los Altos History Museum’s “Let’s Talk Antiques with Steve Yvaska” event is scheduled 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday under the oaks outside the museum, 51 S. San Antonio Road.

Attendees may bring one antique for a casual evaluation by Yvaska, who writes a column...

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Comment

Letters to the Editor

LACI dangling carrot to build ‘monster’

May I just throw yet another question out there about the proposed new office building and Green on First Street?

As I walk around town, I ponder anew exactly what “benefits” Los Altos Community Investments is so keen to bring to the ...

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Spiritual Life

New Stanford program addresses complexities of Islam

A unique collaboration at Stanford is bringing a renewed focus to one of the world’s most followed but misunderstood religions.

Stanford’s Institute on Islam, a collaboration involving the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, the Center to Support Excellence in Teaching (CSET) and Stanfor...

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People

EVA SEKO MILOVINA

Eva Seko Milovina a lifetime resident of Santa Clara Valley, passed away in Cupertino, CA on August 9, 2017. 

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Schools

County schools plan to install fiber-optic internet

Local schools could see a boost in their bandwidth next school year after the Santa Clara County Office of Education reported plans to connect districts via high-speed fiber-optic cable.

The project aims to connect most school districts in Silicon Valley to the Office of Education data center using...

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Stepping Out

Pear Theatre announces new season under new artistic director Craig

Pear Theatre announces new season under new artistic director Craig

Pear Theatre recently announced its 2017-2018 season, scheduled to begin next month in Mountain View. It will be Pear’s first season under artistic director Betsy Kruse Craig.

Craig took over last month for founder Diane Tasca, who stepped down after 15 years at the helm.

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Obituaries

EVA SEKO MILOVINA

Eva Seko Milovina a lifetime resident of Santa Clara Valley, passed away in Cupertino, CA on August 9, 2017. 

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Magazine

Senior team targets keys for a satisfying life: Socializing, exercising mind & body top goals

Senior team targets keys for a satisfying life: Socializing, exercising mind & body top goals

Gary Anderson/Special to the Town Crier
Seniors sing carols at the Grant Park holiday party. The Senior Commission aims to expand such programming.

 

Gary Anderson is a former member of the Los Altos and Los Altos Hills Senior Commission. Following is his update on local senior services a...

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