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Los Altos Tweets About Fathers Day, Festival Theater Ensemble and the Price of Aaron Spelling's Mansion

A news story sparks speculation whether the Spelling Manor sale outstrips LAH's $100 million house, the history museum wants art about water, and there's an intriguing 'never nude' comment.

Can Aaron Spelling's French chateau-style manse beat Yuri Milner's French chateau-inspired digs? A Wall Street Journal story about the rumored sale of the famous television producer's former L.A. home called "The Manor," triggered tweets speculating whether Formula One heiress Petra Ecclestone paid close enough to the reported $150 million asking price to push Los Altos Hills' reported $100 million house off the nation's highest- home-price throne.

The Los Altos History Museum is looking for art for its water-focused exhibit, a child is looking for her hippo doll, and plenty of people found produce and pancakes as the Rancho Farmers Market kicked off Saturday.

A music booker commented on live music heard in Los Altos. We eavesdropped on an intriguing "never nude" comment. And one Los Altan went twice in one week to see free Shakespeare in the Park in Sunnyvale—the theater company production that got away from Los Altos this summer.

June 19: 1. rangercurt 8:31am via TweetDeck RT @ENeitzel Happy Fathers Day to all the Dad's, sons & daughters on wildfire assignments across the west! Pic http://ow.ly/i/dbn8

June 18:

2. timburks 10:14pm via Twitter for iPhone Thanks to Festival Theater Ensemble for another great show, "Charley's Aunt" tonight in Sunnyvale http://t.co/KNEX2Xg

3. sthbaylivemusic CJ White   Sitting in Los Altos listen to a street musician playing acoustic folk, earthy but it works... the store next door... http://fb.me/WVRFiRTs

4. nanotraveler Mariam Ispahani   A kid lost their hippo doll. Cute poster in downtown Los Altos #photo yfrog.com/h3igtizcj

5. CornOnDaCob CoBBerMeister   I just completed a 21.20 mi walk Check out my route in Los Altos! http://soc.li/woGjOod #walk #FB

6. losaltoshomes Dave Blockhus   Kicking off the Rancho farmer's market with a free pancake breakfast (@ Los Altos Farmers Market On Saturdays) http://4sq.com/jlVgaH

June 16: 7. Trumpet Trumpet   Moving to a new office in Los Altos! @ Retreat http://instagr.am/p/F2pAx/

June 15: 8. Donna_Chan Donna Chan   Spellings home beat out the $100M home sold in Los Altos Hills #EpicSale lnkd.in/SpvAk3

9. SFBEX Rebecca S.   how is a Los Altos Hills home priced at $100 million and the Spelling home priced at $85 million?? #makesnosense blogs.forbes.com/morganbrennan/…

June 14:

 10.  jimfenton 11:03pm via Echofon Donated an MIT pennant to @firstandmain. Now they will be properly decorated. #losaltos

11. downtownsjnews Downtown San Jose   Living with a "never nude": At a recent dinner party in Los Altos Hills, ten educated, civilized people enjoyed a... http://dlvr.it/WMccv

12.  green_town GreenTown Los Altos   Los Altos History Museum is seeking 2-dimensional artwork for its next major exhibition on water.  Deadline is 8/31/11. losaltoshistory.org/exhibits.htm

13.  HiddenVilla Hidden Villa   Intern Suz's recipe: 1bunch trimmed boiled (15 min) & peeled beets, 1t mince garlic, 1/4c balsamic & 4oz crumbly feta. Combine & munch!

June 12: 14. timburks Tim Burks   Thanks @Hobees for donating blueberry coffeecake to Festival Theater Ensemble tonight. Mmm always delicious!


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