As the state reopens California’s economy today (June 15), the city of Mountain View is moving forward with a phased reopening of its facilities over the coming months.

The Los Altos Kiwanis Club recently completed a two-week fundraising drive that generated $75,000 for COVID-19 relief efforts in India.

Director Jon M. Chu, the filmmaking pride of Los Altos Hills, is following up “Crazy Rich Asians,” the biggest movie of his career, with the film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical about life in the Latino neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City.

There are visible and not-so-visible sides to Silicon Valley. The visible side is all about high-tech success breeding an ever-increasing population of multimillionaires and billionaires. The less visible side includes those without access to tech success who are struggling to keep a roof ov…

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian and Asian Americans for Community Involvement tackled the topic “Understanding the Asian American & Pacific Islander Experience: Prejudice and Violence” Thursday (May 20) as part of a three-part webinar series.

Nobuko Saito Cleary has been a bridge builder for most of her 50 years in the United States. The longtime Los Altos Hills resident has spread the culture of her native Japan to local institutions such as Hidden Villa, the Los Altos History Museum and the Community School of Music and Arts, a…

Los Altos Community Foundation recently awarded $220,000 in grants�to 51 local nonprofit organizations and programs based in or serving the communities of Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and Mountain View. The grants represent the most organizations supported and funds provided in a single grant…

Gallery 9 members plan to allow in-person visits at their downtown Los Altos art gallery beginning June 15, after 14 months of window exhibitions due to the pandemic. The gallery will feature the work of painter Cecilia Mases, a continuation of the exhibition halted by the COVID-19 shutdown …

AAUW speaker�talks sustainability The Los Altos/Mountain View American Association of University Women has scheduled Jasneet Sharma, director of the Office of Sustainability for Santa Clara County, to serve as keynote speaker for its Zoom meeting 2-3 p.m. May 27.

Contractors with the city of Los Altos are scheduled to install new fire alarms at the Los Altos Community Center on Hillview Avenue Friday (May 14) and run tests Monday (May 17). Residents can expect to hear some fire-alarm noises during the day Friday and at 9 a.m. Monday. “This will be lo…