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Local, state officials report slow start to West Nile virus season

Local, state officials report slow start to West Nile virus season


Photos Courtesy of Santa Clara County Vector Con...
LA grads form Dream Team at handball tourney in Sweden

LA grads form Dream Team at handball tourney in Sweden


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Eight recent Los A...
It's 3 a.m., you're nursing alone, but you're not alone

It's 3 a.m., you're nursing alone, but you're not alone


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Bay Area breastfeedin...
The stars align at TheatreWorks

The stars align at TheatreWorks


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Cosmologis...
PTC sends density-bonus ordinance to council

PTC sends density-bonus ordinance to council


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The Los Altos Planning and...
Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad

Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad


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Pacific Hearing Servic...

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MV rally draws hundreds supporting diversity, equality

MV rally draws hundreds supporting diversity, equality


Grace Hase/Town Crier
Stand Up for Equality and Diversity participants wield signs at Saturday’s rally in Mountain View. Rallygoers hoisted homemade signs denouncing racism, bigotry and neo-Nazism.

A young child placed a rose in front of Heat...

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Silicon Valley is the bustling hub of America’s technology industry – home to hundreds of startups and high-tech firms, many of them funded by multimillion-dollar investments from venture capitalists.

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Train Days pulls into museum

The Los Altos History Museum’s annual Train Days event is scheduled 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept 16 and 17 at the museum, 51 S. San Antonio Road.

Designed to celebrate model railroading, the event will include elaborate layou...

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Sports on the Side

Pitcher Strotman plays in all-star game

Homestead High graduate Drew Strotman pitched in relief in last week’s New York-Penn League All-Star Game in Troy, N.Y. Playing for the North All-Stars, he struck out one batter and didn’t allow an...

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Stop development on First Street

Regarding the proposed First Street Green:

(1) We don’t need more office space downtown. The development on North San Antonio Road and along the El Camino Real corridor already chokes us.

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Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad

Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad


Courtesy of Deborah clark
Pacific Hearing Service audiologists Jane Baxter, back, from left, and Deborah Clark bring their audiology services pro bono to communities around the world such as Zambia, above.

Multiple celebrations are in order for ...

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1033 Dartmouth Lane, Haugh Trust to L. Fei for $3,400,000

2056 El Sereno Avenue, Plunkett Trust to H. Tseng for $2,175,000

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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

MV rally draws hundreds supporting diversity, equality

MV rally draws hundreds supporting diversity, equality

Grace Hase/Town Crier
Stand Up for Equality and Diversity participants wield signs at Saturday’s rally in Mountain View. Rallygoers hoisted homemade signs denouncing racism, bigotry and neo-Nazism.

A young child placed a rose in front of Heather Heyer’s photo Saturday on the steps of M...

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Sports

Sports on the Side

Pitcher Strotman plays in all-star game

Homestead High graduate Drew Strotman pitched in relief in last week’s New York-Penn League All-Star Game in Troy, N.Y. Playing for the North All-Stars, he struck out one batter and didn’t allow any base runners in his one inning of work. Strotman...

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Community

Community Briefs

Train Days pulls into museum

The Los Altos History Museum’s annual Train Days event is scheduled 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept 16 and 17 at the museum, 51 S. San Antonio Road.

Designed to celebrate model railroading, the event will include elaborate layouts, intricate scenery and scaled renditions of pro...

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Comment

Letters to the Editor

Stop development on First Street

Regarding the proposed First Street Green:

(1) We don’t need more office space downtown. The development on North San Antonio Road and along the El Camino Real corridor already chokes us.

Readmore

Spiritual Life

St. William rummage sale Friday, Saturday

Parishioners at St. William Catholic Church in Los Altos have scheduled their annual rummage sale 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the church, 611 S. El Monte Road.

Items for sale range from electronics items to jewelry, clothing and toys.

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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

Help for the homeless

Silicon Valley is the bustling hub of America’s technology industry – home to hundreds of startups and high-tech firms, many of them funded by multimillion-dollar investments from venture capitalists.

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Special Sections

Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad

Making connections: Audiologists hear the call for help locally and abroad

Courtesy of Deborah clark
Pacific Hearing Service audiologists Jane Baxter, back, from left, and Deborah Clark bring their audiology services pro bono to communities around the world such as Zambia, above.

Multiple celebrations are in order for Pacific Hearing Service.

As the business celebrat...

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The stars align at TheatreWorks

The stars align at TheatreWorks

Kevin Berne/Special to the Town Crier
Cosmologist Marianne (Carie Kawa) and beekeeper Roland (Robert Gilbert) are nerds in love, exploring the ever-changing mystery of “what-ifs” in TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s regional premiere of “Constellations.”

TheatreWorks Silic...

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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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