Archives for 2014

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Virginia Roberts 1925-2014

Mrs. Virginia R Roberts was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on March 8th, 1925 to parents William Clarence Colwell and Mary Virginia Colwell.  She was educated in Chattanooga and later attended San Mateo Junior College after moving to California.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert L Roberts, daughter Sharon Virginia Buzzini , […]

2014 Los Altos City Council Candidates Forum

  “SAID” TALKS in Los Altos. Watch our potential decision makers say what they will do for Los Altos in the next 4 years regarding:   Downtown Parking: You mentioned downtown parking. People have been arguing about downtown parking for decades. Do you believe there is a parking problem now?  Do you think there will be […]

Acterra benefits from $4K LACF grant

Acterra received a $4,000 grant from LACF to support its community-based restoration programs at Redwood Grove Nature Preserve in Los Altos, and at Byrne, O’Keefe, and Juan Prado Mesa Preserves in Los Altos Hills. This funding increases its impact by bringing more volunteers, more plants, and more energy to our local nature preserves. In particular, […]

2014 Community Service Award Winners announced

Carol and Ralph Kuiper   After growing up in Southern California, Carol and Ralph met at Stanford University and after several career and educational stints between Southern California and Stanford, they settled in Los Altos in 1973, 43 years ago. Ralph was an engineering manager and executive in the Aerospace industry finishing as the Director […]

Los Altos PARK(ing) Day 2014

The Basics: What: Downtown Los Altos PARK(ing) Day 2014! When: Friday Sept 19th 8am – 7pm Where: 265-271 State Street, outside Linden Tree Books and Earth Beauty Apothecary (note this is a different location than 2012 & 2013!) Why: To create free public gathering space in downtown Los Altos Who: Everyone is invited! Passerelle Investment Company is hosting […]

MVLA Scholar in the Town Crier

Octavio Romero arrived in the United States from Mexico at the age of 12, the fifth son of parents who had never attended high school. Although he knew little English when he started Egan Junior High School, Octavio demonstrated quite early that he had what it takes to be a successful student. He had always […]

Off to college with MVLA Community Scholars

In the fall, thousands of excited students walk onto college campuses for the first time, eager, happy, and filled with anticipation. However, some, especially first-generation-to-college students, often feel anxious. While other students are walking purposefully around, filing out paperwork and looking as if they know exactly what they need to do and what to expect, […]

Annual LACF Foundation Brunch set for October 26

Save the Date! LACF’s Annual Foundation Brunch! Sunday, October 26 11:00 am Los Altos Golf & Country Club All are welcome!

Glass Pumpkin Patch Los Altos for GreenTown

Comes visit the Glass Pumpkin Patch Los Altos. Los Altos Community Foundation is sponsoring the Glass Pumpkin Patch Los Altos September 13-14 10 am – 5 pm at Lincoln Park, Los Altos. Benefiting the non-profit GreenTown Los Altos The patch features work from Walker & Bowes and San Jose Glass Artists.   For more information […]