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Council approves directional signs for Los Altos' Woodland Plaza

Council approves directional signs for Los Altos' Woodland Plaza


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
The Los Altos City Council last week approved the installation of two new directional signs on Foothill Expressway pointing motorists to the Woodland Plaza Shopping District.

The Los Altos City Council voted unanimou...

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Schools

New head of curriculum’s ideologies align with LASD

New head of curriculum’s ideologies align with LASD


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
Edsel Clark, new Los Altos School District assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction, above, facilitates a junior high mathematics curriculum meeting last week.

Edsel Clark, Ed.D., new assistant superintend...

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Community

Closing reception caps Foothill photo show on rural China

Closing reception caps Foothill photo show on rural China


From IncredibleTravelPhotos.com
Jacque Kae’s “Mischievous” is one of the many photographs on display at Foothill College this month.

Photographs of the land and culture of Huangshan and Zhangjiajie, China, are on exhibit through Sept. 26 at t...

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Sports

Spartans shine in opener

Spartans shine in opener


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
Mountain View High’s Frank Kapp snares a touchdown pass from quarterback Owen Mountford in Friday’s win.

Leading by a point at halftime, the Mountain View High football team outscored visiting Del Mar 20-0 the rest of...

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Comment

A look ahead to the Nov. 4 election: Editorial

Election season is upon us. In Los Altos, we have three major local races ahead – two seats on the Los Altos City Council, and three seats each on the Los Altos School District and Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District boards of tr...

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Special Sections

Renovation complete,  Villa Siena looks to future

Renovation complete, Villa Siena looks to future


Above and Below Photos Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier; Left Photo Courtesy of Villa Siena
Villa Siena in Mountain View recently underwent a $35 million face-lift. The five-year project expanded their senior living community’s space and ability to serv...

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Business

Transitioning from postage to pets

Transitioning from postage to pets


Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier
A new Pet Food Express store is scheduled to open at the Blossom Valley Shopping Center this month.

A site that previously existed to meet postal service needs will soon have an entirely different purpose – serving pe...

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Books

‘The Humans’ transcends alien genre to glean human insights

‘The Humans’ transcends alien genre to glean human insights


A good story about aliens is always great fun to read – after all, it’s only by attempting to understand the human race from another perspective that we can see ourselves more objectively.

But readers who might be tempted to dismiss ye...

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People

JEANNE PACKARD

After suffering a stroke in May, Jeanne Packard died August 10, 2014 at age 83. She was born in 1931 in Berlin, Germany, the only child of Emily Channel and Frank Howe Packard of Chicago, IL. Jeanne is survived by 5 great grandchildren. She was a lon...

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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

'Trailer Park' opens in Los Altos

'Trailer Park' opens in Los Altos


Courtesy of Los
The cast of Los Altos Stage Company’s “The Great American Trailer Park Musical” includes, from left, Mylissa Malley as Lin, Vanessa Alvarez as Betty, and Christina Bolognini as Pickles. Altos Stage Company

Los Altos Stage Company...

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Spiritual Life

9/11 survivor Michael Hingson finds purpose

Imagine walking down 78 flights of stairs – 1,463 individual steps. You are in imminent danger as you walk, unsure whether you can make it out of the building before it collapses or explodes. Struggling for each breath, you smell the heavy sten...

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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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