Letters to the Editor: Partisan politics, support for police

America’s wakeup call: Partisan politics

The recent events in Washington, D.C., were a low point for our democracy. Partisan politics and demonizing others was at the core of this travesty.
Over two years ago I posed the question, “Who is our nation’s worst traitor, Donald Trump or Benedict Arnold?”


Editorial: A few goals for the new year

Happy New Year to all. Hopefully, 2021 will pivot from a year when we put everything on hold to one of celebration as we emerge from the pandemic and get our lives back.

2020: Silver linings abound

It’s over – the longest year ever. But there are silver linings as we look forward to 2021. We offer thoughts and thanks for the following.

Letters to the Editor: One-sided coverage against Lee Eng

Article unfair to Lee Eng

The Town Crier article “Lee Eng faces public critique in council meeting” (Dec. 23), appears to be very one-sided against Los Altos City Councilmember Lynette Lee Eng.

New mayor touts recent city achievements, lists goals

Neysa Fligor was sworn in as Los Altos mayor for 2020-2021 Dec. 8. Following are edited remarks made at the city council meeting.

Letters to the Editor: Cuesta road work, question of 'threats'

Speed bumps on Cuesta are ‘just about perfect’

In the Dec. 9 article “Traffic-calming project along Cuesta Drive in Los Altos nears completion,” a former Los Altos resident complains that the new speed bumps have almost sent cars out of control, and that drivers “almost have to stop to go over these things.”

Letters to the Editor: Surge is serious; hypocritical politicians

Surge is serious and it's local

The COVID surge is real and it’s local, including impacting our hospitals and ICU capacity. I am writing this as one of many Los Altans who agreed to be “ambassadors” for Santa Clara County to spread the word about the seriousness of this pandemic.


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