A shell of a job: LA native drives Planters’ NUTmobile

Danny Holton
Courtesy of Danny Holton
Mountain View High School graduate Danny Holton, riding atop the Planters NUTmobile, travels the country in the vehicle to promote the Planter Peanuts brand.

When Danny Holton stumbled across the Wienermobile three years ago at a fair in Phoenix, the Los Altos native never imagined that a few years later he’d be traveling the United States in its sister vehicle, the 26-foot-long NUTmobile representing the Planters Peanuts brand.

Mtn. View’s ICON Theatre set to reopen this week

Showplace ICON
Andrew Yee/Town Crier File Photo
The Showplace ICON Theatre in Mountain View is scheduled to reopen Friday.

After a long intermission, ShowPlace ICON Theatre in Mountain View is set to reopen its doors Friday.

Developing a robust content marketing calendar

These days, everyone needs a content marketing calendar, regardless of what you sell or the size of your business.

Transactions for April 21

Los Altos

17 Alma Court, N. Andersen to W. & H. Jia for $4,100,000

A Bryte idea: Local company creates high-tech beds to improve sleep

Bryte Restorative Bed
Courtesy of Bryte
The Bryte Restorative Bed, shown at The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills, is controlled by advanced technology that learns the patterns of a person’s sleep, according to the company’s founders.

Studies show that Americans do not get enough sleep, and it’s a problem the nation has struggled with for decades. A company founded and based in Los Altos is trying to help fix that.
Bryte builds beds using modern technology and the latest scientific understanding of sleep.

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