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Golden bows, gatherings shine light on local entrepreneurs

Alicia Castro/Town Crier
Stores and offices run by women entrepreneurs will feature golden bows throughout this month.

Los Altos’ newest business community group, Women Entrepreneurs of Los Altos – known simply as WE Los Altos – celebrated the start of Women’s History Month with a kickoff party March 1 at Honcho beer and wine lounge on First Street.

Female business owners received golden bows at the public event to hang outside their shops and offices throughout March.


Los Altos

1346 Arbor Avenue, Arbor Property Trust to Arbor Avenue Limited for $1,550,000

174 Lyell Street, I. Glazebrook to S. Anwar for $2,550,000

Lifelong learner gets to the point

Alicia Castro/Town Crier
Panakos Acupuncture Clinic owner Carissa Cheung uses traditional Chinese medicine to help clients recover and maintain good health.

As a practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine, Carissa Cheung has two objectives: educating and healing.

“In addition to introducing Chinese medicine to a wider group of people, I want to improve people’s quality of life,” said the owner of Panakos Acupuncture Clinic, 851 Fremont Ave., Suite 114. “I truly believe that under normal circumstances, we should not need to suffer chronic discomfort.”

Rally proves unimpressive

By Friday’s close, the Dow Jones industrial average jumped 367 points, or 2.2 percent, to 17,006, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 52 points, or 2.7 percent. Events have steered the market in a positive direction.


Los Altos/ Los Altos Hills

12101 Edgecliff Place, Oshana Trust to Sikka Trust for $3,100,000

1321 Harwalt Drive, Wienberg Trust to Acharya Trust for $2,300,000

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