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You’ll notice comments on our online news stories look different these days – we’re experimenting with the Facebook Comments Plugin, which has led to a dramatic increase in people using real names. But it also offends some readers who don’t want us to require Facebook credentials to comment.…

The Los Altos City Council last week finalized a design option for a new emergency operations center facility, intended to serve as a communications hub during major disasters. The action came as ham radio operators cited major cost overruns and project delays.

Local residents and businesses are being asked to consider a potential future of car-free zones downtown, electric shuttles connecting south and north Los Altos and elimination of disposable foodware at restaurants.

A plethora of vacancies within Los Altos Hills’ committees and commissions has prompted town staff to seek additional residents willing to donate their time and energy to serve the community.

Mountain View resident Lanhee Chen, chairman of the El Camino Hospital District Board of Directors, last week declared his intent to run for state controller in 2022. The controller’s office oversees disbursements of public funds, offering fiscal guidance to local governments and uncovering …

As Los Altos Hills resident Barry Smith sees it, California residents must “flip” three or four State Assemblymembers to successfully quash Senate Bills 9 and 10, two controversial pieces of proposed legislation the State Senate passed earlier this year as part of an effort to address the ho…

The first in a series of meetings meant to gauge Santa Clara County’s appetite for replacing a demolished section of the San Jose jail complex commenced Thursday night with approximately 100 people in virtual attendance.