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Meet the Mountain View City Council candidates

Meet the Mountain View City Council candidates


Nine candidates have filed to run for three open seats on the Mountain View City Council in the Nov. 4 election – none of them incumbents. The Town Crier asked them to introduce themselves to readers in the following Q&A format. We knew the...

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Schools

LASD committee looks to rank campus improvement projects

LASD committee looks to rank campus improvement projects


Traci Newell/Town Crier
The Los Altos School District’s newly expanded Facilities Advisory Committee met for the first time last week. The 28-member committee’s first task is to prioritize campus improvement projects.

The Los Altos Scho...

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Community

Sports

New-look Lancers find their footing

New-look Lancers find their footing


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
St. Francis High’s Jenna Adams, left, and Carly Deale attempt to bump the ball Friday night. The juniors combined for 28 kills.

This year’s St. Francis High girls volleyball team faintly resembles last season’s squad ...

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Special Sections

MV Whisman teachers cite low pay

MV Whisman teachers cite low pay


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
An estimated 75 supporters of higher teacher pay turned out for the Sept. 4 Mountain View Whisman School District board meeting.

Teachers, trustees and administrators are recovering from a dramatic Mountain View Whism...

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Business

Skin rejuvenation studio joins Rancho

Skin rejuvenation studio joins Rancho


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
Esthetician Marjan Kashi showcases one of the treatment rooms at her new studio, Pure Serenity Skincare at Rancho Shopping Center. Kashi provides services including microdermabrasion and various light and heat energy the...

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Books

A woman's perspective on the Greatest Generation

A woman's perspective on the Greatest Generation


During World War II, Virgilia Short Witzel, a young mother and U.S. Navy officer’s wife, grappled on the home front in Menlo Park with wartime rationing, shortages and loneliness. During the ensuing Cold War, she experienced adventure and misadventur...

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People

JERALD (JERRY) NELSON CHRISTIANSEN

JERALD (JERRY) NELSON CHRISTIANSEN

Resident of San Jose and Los Altos, California

July 21, 1931 to August 4, 2014

Born in Arimo, Idaho, to Jerald Emmett and Rebecca Henderson Nelson Christiansen. Raised in Davis and Riverside, California, with summers in Downey, Idaho, and in Loga...

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Travel

LA photographer spends a night with cranes – and moose – in Alaska

LA photographer spends a night with cranes – and moose – in Alaska


Sandy Powell/Special to the Town Crier
Los Altos resident and bird photographer Sandy Powell recently visited Homer, Alaska, to photograph Sandhill cranes, below. While there, Powell also encountered moose, left.

Los Altos resident Sandy Powell, a...

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Stepping Out

Pear puts on a pair of plays

Pear puts on a pair of plays


J. Smith/Special to the Town Crier
Dan Kapler (as Teddy) and Betsy Kruse Craig (Trish) star in Pear Avenue Theatre’s “House.”

The Pear Avenue Theatre production of two interlocking comedies by Alan Ayckbourn – “House&...

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Spiritual Life

Back to Church Sunday offers opportunity to recommit

The children in Los Altos are back to school, and I can still hear parents cheering. Summer is officially over, even if the calendar doesn’t quite think so.

Parents have attended Back to School nights to meet their children’s teachers. B...

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Magazine

Los Altos Hills home showcases resort-inspired living

Los Altos Hills home showcases resort-inspired living


Courtesy of Spectrum Interior Design
In place of a more traditional fireplace, this modern living room features a linear-flame firebox that emits heat while offering a sculpturelike design element.

After traveling the world and visiting a host...

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Public Notices September 11, 2013


IT ADVISORY SERVICES LLC
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 582336
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: IT Advisory Services LLC, 1240 Monte Verde Ct, Los Altos, CA 94024, Santa Clara County.

If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: a limited liability company
IT Advisory Services LLC, 1240 Monte Verde Ct, Los Altos, CA 94024.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on: 07/11/2013
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/30/2013.
(9-11,18,25,10-2-13)
202-T

VISION THING VENTURES
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581843
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: Vision Thing Ventures,   29 Los Altos Square, Los Altos, CA 94022, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: an individual
Fred Haubensak, 29 Los Altos Square, Los Altos, CA 94022.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on: not applicable
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/19/2013.
(9-11,18,25,10-2-13)
203-T


1-800-GOT-JUNK?
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 582337
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, 3083 Lawrence Expressway, Santa Clara, CA 95051, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: a corporation
RG Environmental Holdings Inc, 3060 Kerner Blvd Suite F, San Rafael, CA 94901.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on: 07/01/2001
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/30/2013.
(9-11,18,25,10-2-13)
204-T

HOME TAX EXPERTS
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581913
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: Home Tax Experts, 800 W El Camino Real #180, Mt. View, CA 94040, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: an individual
Michael McTighe, 2220 Homestead Ct, Los Altos, CA 94024.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on: not applicable
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/21/2013.
(9-4,11,18,25-13)
201-T


SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA
COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA
PETITION OF SING LING LEE
FOR THE CHANGE OF NAME
113CV250462
TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS:
1. Petitioner: SING LING LEE
filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows:
Present Name: SING LING LEE
Proposed Name: HARRY SING LING LEE
2. THE COURT ORDERS: that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objection that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted.  If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing.

NOTICE OF HEARING 10/29/13 at 8:45 a.m. Room: 107
(b) The address of the court is: 191 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95113.

3. (a) A copy of this Order to Show Cause be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation printed in this county-Los Altos Town Crier, 138 Main Street, Los Altos, CA 94022.
Date: AUG 1, 2013
/s/ Thomas Wm. Cain
Judge of the Superior Court
(8-28,9-4,11,18-13)
198-T

PTSTUTORS INC
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581825
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: PTSTUTORS Inc, 699 Los Altos Ave, Los Altos, CA 94022, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: a corporation
PTSTUTORS Inc, 699 Los Altos Ave, Los Altos, CA  94022.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on 6/9/2010
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/19/2013.
(8-28,9-4,11,18-13)
199-T

COLORINSIGHT/APPEARANCE DESIGN INSTITUTE
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581239
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: ColorInsight/Appearance Design Institute, 10038 Orange Ave., Cupertino, CA, 95014, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: an individual
Mary H. Manlove, 3748 Bret Harte Dr, Redwood City, CA 94061.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on June 2009
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 7/31/2013.
(8-21,28,9-4,11-13)
195-T

DD CONCEPTS
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581806
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: DD Concepts, 11545 Old Ranch Lane, Los Altos, CA, 94022, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: a general partnership
Donald Dougherty, Sr., 11545 Old Ranch Lane, Los Altos, CA 94022.
Donald Dougherty, Jr., 755 Lois Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087.
Cynthia Kirk, 9566 Vancouver Lane, Windsor, CA 95492.
Karen Dougherty, 11545 Old Ranch Lane, Los Altos, CA 94022.
Mary Apecechea, 1100 Ramblewood Way, San Mateo, CA 94403.
Sandra Antony, 1111 Parma Drive, Los Altos, CA 94024.
Kathleen Reickerd, 6512 Little Fall Drive, San Jose, CA 95120.
Julie Lograsso, 3367 Lubich Drive, Mtn. View, CA 94040.
Michael Dougherty, 7039 Corte del Oro, Pleasanton, CA 94566.
Keith Kirk, 1073 Konstanz Terrace, Sunnyvale, CA 94089.
Scott Kirk, 2611 Octavia Street, San Francisco, CA 94123.
Laura Elliott, 1701 Peony Lane, San Jose, CA 95124.
Matthew Kirk, 723 North Point, San Francisco, CA 94109.
Ashley Kirk, 2611 Octavia Street, San Francisco, CA 94123.
Brianna Dougherty, 1616 Broderick Street, San Francisco, CA 94115.
Ryan Dougherty, 755 Lois Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087.
Cody Reickerd, 6512 Little Fall Drive, San Jose, CA 95120.
Brittany Dougherty, 755 Lois Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087.
Adam Antony, 1111 Parma Drive, Los Altos, CA 94024.
Kyle Reickerd, 6512 Little Fall Drive, San Jose, CA 95120.
Tyler Reickerd, 6512 Little Fall Drive, San Jose, CA 95120.
Michael Reickerd, 6512 Little Fall Drive, San Jose, CA 95120.
Alissa Apecechea, 1100 Ramblewood Way, San Mateo, CA 94403.
Christopher Apecechea, 1100 Ramblewood Way, San Mateo, CA 94403.
Nicholas Lograsso, 3367 Lubich Drive, Mtn View, CA 94040.
Matthew Lograsso, 3367 Lubich Drive, Mtn View, CA 94040.
Michaela Dougherty, 7039 Corte del Oro, Pleasanton, CA 94566.
Stephen Dougherty, 7039 Corte del Oro, Pleasanton, CA 94566.
Tanner Dougherty, 7039 Corte del Oro, Pleasanton, CA 94566.
Jake Elliott, 1701 Peony Lane, San Jose, CA 95124.
Luke Elliott, 1701 Peony Lane, San Jose, CA 95124.
Madison Elliott, 1701 Peony Lane, San Jose, CA 95124.

Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on 01/01/2013
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/16/2013.
(8-21,28,9-4,11-13)
196-T


SOLUTIONS GROUP
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS
NAME STATEMENT
FILE NO. 581528
The following person(persons) is(are) doing business as: Solutions Group, 151 Hamilton Ct, Los Altos, CA 94022, Santa Clara County.
       If the principal place of business identified above is not in Santa Clara County, a current fictitious business name statement for the fictitious business name(s) being filed at this time must be on file in the above-identified County that is the principal place of business before the statement can be filed.
Does not apply because the principal place of business is in Santa Clara County.
The business is owned by: an individual
Katherine Loughridge, 151 Hamilton Ct, Los Altos, CA  94022.
Registrant/Owner began transacting business under the fictitious business name(s) listed above on 9/13/07
This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Clara County 8/09/2013.
(8-21,28,9-4,11-13)
197-T

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