Chef Chu Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary with Special Banquet

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LOS ALTOS, CA (November 20, 2019) – Fifty years ago, Lawrence C.C. Chu opened a small eatery in a converted laundromat in Los Altos, offering Chinese takeout. The renowned Chef Chu’s restaurant now serves over 500 people per day, including celebrities, heads of state, dignitaries and local sports heroes, and serves to-go meals for 500 more. The charismatic chef claims…

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Museum Showcases Emergency Preparedness Projects

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LOS ALTOS, CA (November 5, 2019) – The public is invited to join neighbors for an “Emergency Preparedness Volunteer Appreciation Night” on Thursday, November 14th, 5:30-7pm at the Los Altos History Museum, 51 S. San Antonio Road, Los Altos. The November 14 event will include displays showcasing projects funded by the 2018-19 Community and Emergency Preparedness Grants Program of the…

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LA History Museum Rings in the Holidays with Family Event

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LOS ALTOS, CA (October 29, 2019) – Los Altos History Museum invites the public to “Catch the Spirit” of the holiday season with live music, tasty treats, and gift boutiques for shoppers, Wednesday, Nov. 20th, 12–4pm. At this free event, visitors may tour the J. Gilbert Smith House decorated for a historic 1930’s Christmas, and enjoy home-baked goodies on the…

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Workshop on Pet Preparedness for Emergencies

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LOS ALTOS, CA (October 22, 2019) – In the event of a natural disaster, relying on an emergency plan helps keep our loved ones safe. That extends to pets, as well. Los Altos History Museum, in partnership with the City of Los Altos, offers a workshop on Pet Preparedness, Saturday, Nov. 2nd, 9am-noon. Instructions on what to pack in a…

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History Museum Holds Family Activities in Heritage Orchard

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LOS ALTOS, CA (October 15, 2019) – Los Altos History Museum expands its programming to the Los Altos Heritage Orchard with two activities celebrating the end of pruning season, held on October 26. “This is one of three remaining heritage orchards in the area,” said Jane Packard, Chair of the Museum’s Orchard Commons Committee. “These two programs are an opportunity…

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Cal Water Offers Workshop on Water Safety

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LOS ALTOS, CA (October 8, 2019) – What would you do if you had no water following a natural disaster? In recognition of National “Imagine a Day without Water,” the Los Altos History Museum invites the public to a “Water Safety and Reliability Workshop” Wednesday, October 23, 7-8:30pm. The free workshop, offered in partnership with the City of Los Altos and California…

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