No detailed plans for LASD’s 10th site, yet

The Los Altos School District Board of Trustees de...

Annual Fall Festival falls victim to other October celebrations

Annual Fall Festival falls victim to other October celebrations

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Los Altos’ 2017 F...
Miriam Wolff: LAH resident was pioneer for women in legal profession

Miriam Wolff: LAH resident was pioneer for women in legal profession


Mrs. Wolff

Miriam Wolff, a longtime Los Altos...

TheatreWorks' 'Fun Home' tenderly probes tragedy

TheatreWorks' 'Fun Home' tenderly probes tragedy


Kevin Berne/Special to the Town Crier
Small Alis...
ADL fundraiser honors Susan Wojcicki

ADL fundraiser honors Susan Wojcicki

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), an internation...

Spartans take down Eagles in OT

Spartans take down Eagles in OT


Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
A host of Mountain V...
Prost! : Raise a glass – and a fork – during Oktoberfest

Prost! : Raise a glass – and a fork – during Oktoberfest


Photos courtesy of Ben Bate
Ludwig’s German Tabl...
Counting crows: MV residents puzzled by abundance of black birds

Counting crows: MV residents puzzled by abundance of black birds

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An increase in th...

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No detailed plans for LASD’s 10th site, yet

The Los Altos School District Board of Trustees decided Monday night to hold off on developing a detailed plan for use of its 10th site.

The district is in the process of purchasing land for a 10th campus at the corner of Showers Drive and Californi...

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Community

Nonprofit Project Happiness addressing mental wellness issues

Nonprofit Project Happiness addressing mental wellness issues


Courtesy of Julie Arnheim
Project Happiness’ current focus, the Virtual Race for Wellness, enables the organization’s significant social media following to participate in an event regardless of location.

Unlike most organizations, Project Happi...

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Sports

Spartans take down Eagles in OT

Spartans take down Eagles in OT


Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
A host of Mountain View players converge on Los Altos receiver Owen Conway in Friday’s game.

The most-anticipated football game of the season for rival high schools Los Altos and Mountain View has rarely lived up to t...

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Election 2018 – Paid Political Endorsement Letters

Ting: Ideal candidate for El Camino board

I have known Dr. George Ting, candidate for the El Camino Hospital Healthcare District Board of Directors, for more than 25 years from two quite different perspectives.

First, Dr. Ting represented the hospi...

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Special Sections

IPAs headline Fieldwork's laid-back San Mateo tasting room

IPAs headline Fieldwork's laid-back San Mateo tasting room


Derek Wolfgram/Special to the Town Crier
A tasting flight at Fieldwork’s San Mateo taproom showcases hop-heavy local beers.

Founded in 2015, Berkeley’s Fieldwork Brewing Co. has grown quite rapidly, with a presence in craft beer establishments ...

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People

 Scouting News: Troop 103 Boy Scouts earn Eagle rank

Scouting News: Troop 103 Boy Scouts earn Eagle rank


Courtesy of Janet Corrigan
Troop 103’s new Eagle Scouts include, from left, Alfred Chang, Thomas Corrigan, Chetan Choksi and Austin Paige.

Boy Scout Troop 103, chartered by St. Simon Catholic Parish of Los Altos, held an Eagle Court of Honor cer...

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Magazine

That festival feeling: Young and old dance for the joy of it, with an assist from the band

That festival feeling: Young and old dance for the joy of it, with an assist from the band


Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Marillie Rodriguez, at right in hat, dances with other festival regulars to lead singer Cynthia Larson, on stage, and Tsunami Band in Mountain View.

There’s a magnetic feeling to that moment when you let a song and an...

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Sports

Spartans take down Eagles in OT

Spartans take down Eagles in OT

Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
A host of Mountain View players converge on Los Altos receiver Owen Conway in Friday’s game.

The most-anticipated football game of the season for rival high schools Los Altos and Mountain View has rarely lived up to the hype – 14 of the last 20 meetings were decided ...

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Community

Nonprofit Project Happiness addressing mental wellness issues

Nonprofit Project Happiness addressing mental wellness issues

Courtesy of Julie Arnheim
Project Happiness’ current focus, the Virtual Race for Wellness, enables the organization’s significant social media following to participate in an event regardless of location.

Unlike most organizations, Project Happiness aims to put itself out of business. Those beh...

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Comment

Election 2018 – Paid Political Endorsement Letters

Ting: Ideal candidate for El Camino board

I have known Dr. George Ting, candidate for the El Camino Hospital Healthcare District Board of Directors, for more than 25 years from two quite different perspectives.

First, Dr. Ting represented the hospital and medical staff in overseeing the medical in...

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People

Scouting News: Troop 103 Boy Scouts earn Eagle rank

 Scouting News: Troop 103 Boy Scouts earn Eagle rank

Courtesy of Janet Corrigan
Troop 103’s new Eagle Scouts include, from left, Alfred Chang, Thomas Corrigan, Chetan Choksi and Austin Paige.

Boy Scout Troop 103, chartered by St. Simon Catholic Parish of Los Altos, held an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony Aug. 11 at Fremont Hills Country Club to rec...

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Schools

No detailed plans for LASD’s 10th site, yet

The Los Altos School District Board of Trustees decided Monday night to hold off on developing a detailed plan for use of its 10th site.

The district is in the process of purchasing land for a 10th campus at the corner of Showers Drive and California Street in Mountain View, in collaboration with t...

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Special Sections

IPAs headline Fieldwork's laid-back San Mateo tasting room

IPAs headline Fieldwork's laid-back San Mateo tasting room

Derek Wolfgram/Special to the Town Crier
A tasting flight at Fieldwork’s San Mateo taproom showcases hop-heavy local beers.

Founded in 2015, Berkeley’s Fieldwork Brewing Co. has grown quite rapidly, with a presence in craft beer establishments throughout the Bay Area and beyond, and its own ta...

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Stepping Out

Pear Theatre's 'Hedda Gabler' opens Friday night in Mountain View

Pear Theatre is slated to present “Hedda Gabler” Friday through Oct. 28 in Mountain View, with a preview set for Thursday.

Directed by Dale Albright, Henrik Ibsen’s play tells the story of a woman named Hedda (Elizabeth Kruse Craig) who is financially and emotionally trapped by societal confines in...

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Obituaries

Lois Noel, 95: Los Altos Hills resident 'always there for you'

Lois Noel, 95: Los Altos Hills resident 'always there for you'
Mrs. Noel

Lois Noel, a longtime resident of Los Altos Hills and wife of former Cupertino mayor Clyde Noel, died Sept. 27, just three months after her husband’s death. Mrs. Noel was 95.

Mrs. Noel, a native of Philadelphia, was born Lois Peck to a banker father, William, and mother, Anna. She ha...

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Magazine

That festival feeling: Young and old dance for the joy of it, with an assist from the band

That festival feeling: Young and old dance for the joy of it, with an assist from the band

Megan V. Winslow/Town Crier
Marillie Rodriguez, at right in hat, dances with other festival regulars to lead singer Cynthia Larson, on stage, and Tsunami Band in Mountain View.

There’s a magnetic feeling to that moment when you let a song and an open stretch of grass or pavement pull you into t...

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