Confronting Domestic Violence: The covert abuser casts himself as hero

Following is the first in a four-part series on coercive control.

El Camino Health, LinkedIn open community vaccination center

El Camino Health and LinkedIn Corp. recently joined forces to increase the capacity for COVID-19 vaccinations in Santa Clara County. The two partners opened a community vaccination center March 15, housed in an unoccupied LinkedIn building in Sunnyvale.

Hills resident’s new book ‘Crash’ details aftermath of family tragedy

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Los Altos Hills resident Rachel Michelberg's "Crash" chronicles the moral and emotional impact of caring for an impaired family member.

After her husband’s plane crash, Rachel Michelberg was forced to make one of the most difficult decisions of her life.

Local resident releases Easter-themed children’s book, ‘Elizabeth’s Story’

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Gerda Cristal’s “Elizabeth’s Story” follows a “shy little rabbit” and her quest to make Easter baskets. Cristal also illustrated the book.

With Easter just days away, Los Altos resident Gerda Cristal has published an Easter-themed children’s book titled “Elizabeth’s Story.”

Los Altan launches website addressing need for vaccines

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With the pandemic now entering its second year in the United States and with millions of vaccines to be administered, many people want to roll up their sleeves to help out but probably don’t know where to start.

Arts Los Altos seeks submissions for new public mural downtown

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Artist Martha Sakellariou, right, confers on the installation of a “sneak peek” announcement of her new downtown mural.

A new, large-scale mural, titled “200 Main Street [an inventory of time and place],” will grace downtown Los Altos sometime in the spring. The project, commissioned by the nonprofit Arts Los Altos, is funded by the Rotary Club of Los Altos.

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