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    Los Altos: Community

    Known for its excellent community, with top-tier schools, a highly educated workforce, numerous shopping opportunities and a vast selection of activities, Los Altos is a city that many Bay Area residents choose for their home. Near Palo Alto, in the heart of Silicon Valley and less than 40 miles south of San Francisco, the seven-square-mile city attracts residents from all over for many... » Read More

  • Los Altos Community, Los Altos California Information

    Los Altos: Community

    Known for its excellent community, with top-tier schools, a highly educated workforce, numerous shopping opportunities and a vast selection of activities, Los Altos is a city that many Bay Area residents choose for their home. Near Palo Alto, in the heart of Silicon Valley and less than 40 miles south of San Francisco, the seven-square-mile city attracts residents from all over for many... » Read More

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Los Altos: Community
Known for its excellent community, with top-tier schools, a highly educated workforce, numerous shopping opportunities and a vast selection of...
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While Los Altos, California can be described as quaint or small, it is an affluent town, influenced by its location in the Bay Area close to...
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Visitors and residents will find many things to do in Los Altos. Top Los Altos, California activities include shopping, annual events, visiting...
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Los Altos is a highly desirable place to live, thanks to the family-friendly environment, top-tier schools and close proximity to major...
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Los Altos is an amazing city located south of San Francisco in Santa Clara County. Originally part of a Mexican land grant, by the second half...
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Los Altos is a beautiful city with a rich culture and a friendly community. Located on the end of the South Francisco Peninsula, the city is...
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    Los Altos: Community

    Known for its excellent community, with top-tier schools, a highly educated workforce, numerous shopping opportunities and a vast selection of activities, Los Altos is a city that many Bay Area residents choose for their home. Near Palo Alto, in the heart of Silicon Valley and less than 40 miles south of San Francisco, the seven-square-mile city attracts residents from all over for many... » Read More

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Los Altos Showcases Beautiful Public Art

Public art is on full display in the picturesque city of Los Altos. The city is home to over a dozen sculptures that grace public spaces. They offer an engaging and beautiful way to enjoy art.Los Altos has had these art sculptures on public lands since the 1980s. The city works to offer a variety of excellent pieces that showcase various artistic elements. The city works to promote the art...

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Los Altos, California


Los Altos' Community and Quality of Life Tops for Residents

The affluent and desirable Los Altos, California rests in the Bay Area - only about 40 miles south of San Francisco. About 29,000 residents call this charming and quaint community home. As part of Santa Clara County, this city is known in the region for its superior way of life. Many people come to Los Altos with buying a home in mind because Los Altos is known as a place that buyers can obtain “more house” for the money in Northern California. Not only is home ownership relatively more affordable here, Los Altos has noteworthy schools and offers residents numerous benefits.

Los Altos has many qualities that make it attractive to families and business alike. The community has top-tier schools, prime shopping venues, lighter traffic when compared with other small cities in the Bay Area, things to do all year long, and a highly educated population. Years ago, the city was home to many farms and known for its agriculture. Fast forward to today: Los Altos professionals enjoy a peaceful way of life here and work for many Silicon Valley firms; they also commute into nearby San Francisco.

Los Altos Things To Do Plentiful All Year Long

There's no shortage of amazing things to do in Los Altos for both visitors and residents. Some of the best and most popular Los Altos, California activities are shopping, attending the various annual events, visiting museums, and getting active in the beautiful outdoors of the region. The city of Los Altos also has many great parks with trails and playgrounds that add a significant dimension to the family focused way of life in the community. Some of the most popular parks in the area include Palo Alto Foothills Park, Marymeade Park and the Redwood Grove Nature Preserve.

Of course, there's also plenty of great shopping in Los Altos. There are seven business districts in Los Altos. The charming downtown is a great place for strolling and finding unexpected treasures. This area has more than 150 shops selling gifts, toys, clothing, jewelry, antiques and much more.

There's no shortage of great annual events in Los Altos and the Bay Area. The Downtown Los Altos Farmers' Market is especially popular. The market runs from May to September. Other noteworthy annual events that appeal to residents and visitors are July's Arts & Wine Festival, the outdoor Friday Movie Nights in the summer, the Halloween Spook-tacular, the Holiday Stroll, Festival of Lights Parade, and Holiday Carriage Rides.

Outdoor recreation is another popular pastime in picturesque region around Los Altos. Prime hiking is easily found within the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District, which spans more than 60,000 acres of land in the counties of Santa Clara and San Mateo. Here, there's gorgeous open space, areas for picnics, hiking trails and more.

Arts & Culture Alive in Los Altos

The highly regarded Los Altos boasts educated residents who value art and culture. As such, the city offers vast cultural amenities. The free Los Altos History Museum is three stories tall. It has many cultural exhibits that showcase the community's rich past. The locally known J. Gilbert Smith History House, dating back to the early 1900s, is worth a visit. It features period items, a garden and one of the last remaining active apricot orchards in the Santa Clara Valley. A prime force on the cultural arts scene in Los Altos is the Chinese Fine Arts Gallery, which shows various works of Asian art.

You'll also love the wide variety of public art sculptures across Los Altos. Some are in downtown, and walking tours are popular. In total, there are 14 permanent public art sculptures here. Additionally, there are about a dozen other public works of art that artists have loaned the city. These works enrich Los Altos and beautify the landscape.

Visitors Enjoy Prime Attractions, Pleasant Community in Los Altos

Bay Area visitors enjoy coming to Los Altos for its positive attributes, and it's also in a great location for exploring the region. Business and pleasure travelers both enjoy coming here. There are good choices when it comes to hotels in Los Altos, CA. They offer all of the best in modern amenities including WiFi, Internet, kitchens, room service, bars, breakfast, parking, gyms and business centers.

With a prime position in Silicon Valley not far from Palo Alto, San Jose and Mountain View, Los Altos naturally attracts numerous business travelers. But this is also an excellent place for pleasure travelers who want to embrace the community spirit and relaxed way of life.

Current Weather For Los Altos, California
NA, 73℉ on Friday, July 31, 2015
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Friday

Patchy Fog
HI: 83℉
LO: 61℉
Saturday

Patchy Fog then Sunny
HI: 82℉
LO: 60℉
Sunday

Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny
HI: 81℉
LO: 59℉
Monday

Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny
HI: 80℉
LO: 58℉
Tuesday

Patchy Fog then Sunny
HI: 81℉
LO: 57℉
Wednesday

Patchy Fog then Sunny
HI: 84℉
LO: 58℉
Thursday

Patchy Fog then Sunny
HI: 85℉
LO: 58℉
Los Altos Daily News
Saffron to Speak at Internet of Things North America
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 14th, 2015 9:00AM
Saffron, the only cognitive computing platform designed for mission-critical operational intelligence, today announced that the company will...
Jenkins Community Announces World Tour for 2015 Jenkins User Conferences
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 14th, 2015 9:00AM
LOS ALTOS, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- CD Summit will run concurrently with JUC in U.S. and Europe The Jenkins CI community, the community of...
Sutisoft announces the release of SutiHR 5.6
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 14th, 2015 6:09AM
SutiHR provides additional features to maintain employee records and deliver a single view of HR processes. (PRWeb April 14, 2015) Read the full...
FireMon Acquires Immediate Insight to Expand Security Solutions Portfolio
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 13th, 2015 9:00AM
FireMon, the leading provider of proactive security intelligence solutions, today announced the acquisition of Immediate Insight, whose software...
Box Enables IT Transformation for Leading Healthcare Organizations
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 9th, 2015 10:09AM
LOS ALTOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Box (NYSE: BOX) today announced new healthcare customers, viewing capabilities for medical images such as...
VCR Legals April 9, 2015
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 8th, 2015 3:46PM
VCR Legals April 9, 2015
Police urge motorists to 'Silence the Distractions'
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 8th, 2015 4:08AM
Town Crier File Photo State law enforcement agencies are partnering to discourage motorists from driving while distracted. Los Altos Police are...
Rosters Announced For USA Water Polo National League Championships
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 7th, 2015 11:34PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH ? The first year of the USA Water Polo National League comes to a close this weekend with a championship tournament featuring the...
Emote It Plug-in from Emugu Corporation Provides the First Highly Accurate Sentiment Analytics Solution for Mobile ...
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 7th, 2015 9:55AM
LOS ALTOS, CA / ACCESSWIRE / April 7, 2015 / Emugu Corporation, the emotion-based social network, has announced the new Emote It plug-in for web...
Sound Advice: USB offer universal charge options
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 5th, 2015 12:13AM
Q. I am considering a jHub power bank as an additional charging source for our two cameras when we travel. However, I do not know if it is safe to...
Verix Announces Its New Self-Service Management Dashboard for Maximization of Sales Effectiveness in Pharma
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 2nd, 2015 3:10AM
Cloud Analytics Platform Provides Commercial Operations Executives Unmatched Ability to Generate Fast and Accurate Data Insights to Grow their...
VCR Legals April 2, 2015
Source: Yahoo News | Apr 1st, 2015 1:19PM
VCR Legals April 2, 2015
Canine Tutors Moves Dog Training to San Jose, CA
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 28th, 2015 3:07AM
Canine Tutors, a full-service San Jose dog training and obedience school, has announced its relocation. The company has moved its business from...
Water district brings tax debate to Los Altos Hills
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 26th, 2015 12:47PM
Among the agenda items the Los Altos Hills City Council will mull over during their specially scheduled March meeting is a water tax some property...
Saffron Launches SaffronStreamline(TM), a Cognitive Analytics Solution to Help Manufacturers Improve Lifecycle ...
Source: Yahoo News | Mar 26th, 2015 9:18AM
SaffronStreamline(TM) Fuses Customer Experience and Product Lifecycle Intelligence to Deliver Higher-Quality Products to Market Faster
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