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‘Cuba is what it is’ By Marie Wagner Krenz

hese were our Cuban About the author: Marie Krenz guide’s first words as we is a freelance writer from Orinda arrived at the Jose Marti who spends weekends at her family home in Woodside. As a airport in Havana. She ushered former Spanish teacher, she was our “People to People” cultural especially pleased to travel in tour to the so-called V.I.P. Room, Cuba. “We entered Cuba with the where the bar was laden with blessing of the U.S. government,” snacks, rum and beer, but the she says. “We were not allowed to ladies’ room was unusable. take home cigars or rum or any of After an unexplained delay, those good things that the Cubans when everyone seemed in charge would have been delighted to sell and no one was, we escaped to a to us. This would have violated the luxurious bus and drove to our embargo.” hotel, a sharp contrast to the decaying structures of Havana’s poor. When I asked if the cost wedding rings. He demanded of paint was prohibitive, our to know about restitution. guide replied that people had The diplomat replied vaguely only limited resources and feed- that this was being discussed, ing their families took prece- but that he had never heard dence over paintabout rings being ing their houses. taken. He also Available food N DESTINATIONS said that each was inexpensive country had a lot but rationed. to offer the other if they would The Cuban people were warm only sit down to discuss their and welcoming. They seemed differences. delighted to have Americans visit Our guide admitted that there and blamed their problems on is a lot wrong in Cuba, its ineffiU.S. government policies, not us. ciency and bureaucracy, but that On our first afternoon, we no matter how bad things are attended an obligatory meeting now, it was far worse before the with a diplomat who spoke on revolution. Her grandmother the Cuban-U.S. problems. Of had to walk two miles for water course, we heard the party line and had no health care whatsobut had to concede that they had ever. Now 95 percent of Cubans a few points on their side, too. are educated, and every area has One tour member, a Miami a medical clinic. attorney, had a great deal to After that first day we gave say about the Cubans who f led ourselves over to the joy of being during the revolution and were tourists. We were taken to a cigar stripped of all their properties factory in lush, tropical Pinar and possessions, even their del Rio and then to a tobacco

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plantation whose owner, Benito, was handsome enough to be a Hollywood recruit. Two of my new lady-friends smoked cigars with him in the drying sheds. I was more interested in his homestead, where chickens wandered freely while fighting cocks watched from cages. Guavas and avocados lined the barnyard, and laundry flapped on the line. We were taken to presentations of hip-hop and rumba, to concerts and art galleries, and to the residences of Ernest

Hemmingway. One evening we went to an out-of-doors night club to see a fabulous song-anddance show that went on until midnight, which was too long for me. Modern cars traveled the streets of Havana, but the most prized vehicles were U.S. Chevrolets of the 1950s. Proud owners kept them painted and in repair, and our group had the pleasure of riding to dinner in five or six beauties. One friend chose a place in the back seat of a convertible, giving the Queen

Firefighters to flip flapjacks for benefit breakfast Menlo Park firefighters will demonstrate their cooking skills from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at Fire Station No. 1, 300 Middlefield Road in Menlo Park, at the annual pancake breakfast to benefit the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. The Menlo Park Fire Protection District, the Junior league of Palo Alto/Mid Peninsula, and the Stanford Park Hotel are teaming up for the 12th year to benefit the foundation, which provides programs for burn survivors in California.

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Last year’s pancake breakfast raised $12,000, with more than 1,000 people attending, according to Junior League president Rahela Abbas. Along with pancakes and sausages, there will be activities for children such as face painting, arts and crafts, coloring, and posing for photos in the vintage fire engine, Old Tom. The fire district will host a silent auction featuring a dinner for four prepared by

firefighters and a child’s ride to school on a fire truck. Tickets for the breakfast are available at the door, where donations will be accepted.

Walk to school Corte Madera and Ormondale schools in Portola Valley will be among the San Mateo County schools to celebrate International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, Oct. 3. In Portola Valley, coordinator Kari Rust will present three days of bike and pedestrian education

to prepare students, according to the San Mateo County Office of Education. Approximately 47,000 students in San Mateo County may walk to school alongside parents, teachers, and community leaders on Oct. 3, according to Karen Williams of the county Office of Education. National Bike to School Day will be held May 8, 2013.

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Elizabeth wave as she went. Our trip was a smash with good fellowship, frequent infusions of rum, a new respect for the Cuban people and a hope for their future. Would I return? Perhaps, but not until a change in the political climate occurs. Meanwhile, we remember the parting words of our guide: “Cuba es como una mujer. No es posible comprenderla, solamente amarla.” Cuba is like a woman. It is not possible to understand her, just love her. A

maker Kathryn Kain, in conjunction with Smith-Anderson Editions in Palo Alto, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Little House Activity Center, 800 Middle Ave. in Menlo Park. Ms. Kain teaches the basics of monotype printmaking, using oil-based inks, brayers, and plates to produce prints on 100 percent rag Rives BFK printmaking paper on a small etching press. Cost of the workshop is $120 and is limited to 10. Participants should bring an apron and latex gloves for protection. To register, call Julie Scales at 326-2025, ext. 229.

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Special Events ‘Artistry in Fashion’ Canada College’s Fashion Department celebrates its 21st annual Artistry in Fashion program. Professional designer sale features 60 designers selling clothing, jewelry, and fashions. Open house. Guest speaker Marsha McClintock. Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $10. Canada College, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City. Call 650-3063370. www.artistryinfashion.com Menlo-Atherton High School, Class of 1982 Reunion Official reunion and event pages are on Facebook: facebook. com/maclass1982, Sept. 28-30, Atherton. Call N/A.

Author Phyllis Theroux will lead a journal-writing seminar on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1 to 3 p.m., at Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real in Menlo Park. In the class, students will learn how to tell their own stories. Admission is $35 for Kepler’s members and $40 for others. Tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com/ event/272982.

On Stage ‘A Chorus Line’ Broadway by the Bay presents the Tony award-winning story of 18 individuals fighting to find their voice among the crowd. Sept. 22 Oct. 7, 8 p.m. Prices and dates vary. The Fox Theatre, 2219 Broadway St., Redwood City. Call 650-FOX-7770. broadwaybythebay.org

Talks/Authors Kepler’s: Salman Rushdie and Tobias Wolff Attendees join two memoirists as they discuss Salman Rushdie’s life underground after a fatwa was issued against him by the Ayatollah Khomeini. Co-sponsored by India Community Center. Sept. 25, 12:30 p.m. $35 admits one, includes signed book; $10 admits one, no book. Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. www.brownpapertickets.com/event/271695 Kepler’s: ‘Runaway Girl’ Attorney Carissa Phelps discusses and signs her memoir: “Runaway Girl: Escaping Life on the Streets, One Helping Hand at a Time.� By 12, she had run away from home, dropped out of school, and fled blindly into the arms of a pimp. Her life was transformed through the unexpected kindness of a teacher and a counselor. Phelps works as part of a global collective to help survivors of sex trafficking. Sept. 28, 7 p.m. Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-432. www.keplers.com/ event/carissa-phelps Kepler’s: ‘San Miguel’ T. C. Boyle discusses and signs his latest novel, “San Miguel.� Boyle is the author of 13 novels, including “World’s End,� which won the 1987 PEN/Faulkner Award; “Drop City,� which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and the NYT bestseller “The Women.� Sept. 26, 12:30 p.m. $35 admits one, includes signed book; $10 admits one, no book Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. www.brownpapertickets.com/event/272978 Next big earthquake in the Bay Area Tom Brocher, Director of the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Science Center, will give a talk on lessons learned from the San Francisco and Loma Prieta earthquakes and what to expect when the big one hits. Oct. 3, 7-8 p.m. The Sequoias, 501 Portola Road, Portola Valley. Call 650-851-0560. www.smcl.org Pacific nearshore ecosystem mysteries USGS September evening public lecture: sea otter awareness week focuses public attention on sea otters across the nation, while serving to promote various conservation programs and research activities. Sept. 27, 7-8 p.m. USGS Menlo Park Campus, 345 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park. Call 650329-5136. online.wr.usgs.gov/calendar

Art Galleries Jared Sines’ “Hues and Views� The Portola Art Gallery presents “Hues and Views,� a collection of Jared Sines’ oil paintings of landscapes and waterscapes from Pacific Grove to Ashland. Sept. 1-30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Portola Art Gallery, 75 Arbor Road, Menlo Park. Call 650-321-0220. www. portolaartgallery.com

Classes/Workshops Calligraphy workshop: traditional inks and lettering Attendees create their own traditional walnut ink in class and use it to practice an Uncial lettering style using a dip pen. A recipe for oak gall ink, common is the Middle Ages up until the late 1800s will also be passed out. This is a Botanical Art Certificate Program elective class. Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. $220-$265. Filoli, 86 Canada

Road, Woodside. Call 650-364-8300 ext 233. www.filoli.org Municipal bonds: a closer look Attendees can learn how municipal bonds could fit into their portfolios. Registration required. Sept. 28, noon-1 p.m. Charles Schwab, Menlo Park, 800 El Camino Real, Ste. 100, Menlo Park. www.schwab.com/sf Morning Wake stretch class Attendees can do this exercise designed to increase flexibility and mindfulness of the whole body. Special stretches for all the muscles and joints, including hips and shoulders, and gentle breathing and abdominal exercises included. $20 drop-in fee. Through Dec. 11, 10-11 a.m. $214/$288. Arrillaga Family Recreation Center, 700 Alma St. , Menlo Park. www. menlopark.org/registration Zumba with Jane Kellam Zumba is a “core� workout, designed to trim the waist and tone the legs. Sept. 12, 4:30-5:30 p.m. $116/$155. Arrillaga Family Rec. Center, 700 Alma St., Menlo Park. www.menlopark.org/ registration

Clubs/Meetings Model Railroad Club Open House The West Bay Model Railroad Association holds monthly open houses the fourth Wednesday of every month, and the club is currently seeking new members who are interested in model railroading, regardless of their skill level in the hobby. Wednesdays, 7-10 p.m. Free. West Bay Model Railroad Association, 1090 Merrill St., Menlo Park. Call 650-3220685. wbmrra.ning.com

Concerts Miro Quartet The acclaimed Miro Quartet returns to Music@Menlo to usher in the 2012-2013 winter series. Its all-Beethoven program will feature the composer’s Opus 59 quartets, written for and dedicated to Count Razumovsky. Sept. 30, 4 p.m. $50/$45 adult; $25/$20 student. Performing Arts Center at Menlo-Atherton, 555 Middlefield Ave., Atherton. www.musicatmenlo.org Woodside Village Band fall concert The Woodside Village Band directed by Richard Gordon will perform works by Copland, Gershwin, Rodgers, Prokoviev, and Grainger, as well as a few surprises. Sept. 29, 4-5:30 p.m. Woodside Village Church, 3154 Woodside Road, Woodside. Call 650 851-1642. www.windband.org/woodside Music on the Square: Edgardo and Candela - Salsa The tenor salsa singer and “conguero� uses rhythms like mambo, cha-cha-cha, merengue, bolero, bachata, cumbia, and the contemporary style timba. Sept. 28, 6-8 p.m. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City. www.redwoodcity.org/events/musiconthesquare.html Purcell’s Dioclesian Nicholas McGegan and Philharmonia Baroque perform Henry Purcell’s Dioclesian. Oct. 3, 8-10:30 p.m. $25$90. Performing Arts Center, Menlo-Atherton High School, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton. Call 415-252-1288. www.philharmonia.org/ oct2012/ Redwood Symphony’s 28th Season Opener Eric Kujawsky conducts Brahms

Symphony No. 4, Bernstein Serenade for Violin (Robin Sharp), Troka by Revueltas. Preconcert lecture at 7 p.m. 8-10 p.m. $25, $20, $10, free for 17 and under. Canada College Main Theatre, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City. Call 650-366-6872. www.redwoodsymphony.org

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Exhibits ‘Playing Grown-Up: Toys from the Harry P. Costa Collection’ This exhibition explores toys from the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s that allowed children to mimic the activities of adults. Toys will include an antique pedal fire truck and airplane, Tonka work trucks, and an electric 1929 Lionel Stove & Oven. Feb. 14-Dec. 31, Tues.-Sun., 10 a.m.4 p.m. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $5 adults, $3 seniors/ students, free for children 5 & under, free for association members. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. Call 650-299-0104. www.historysmc.org Stanford Art Spaces Paintings by Ben Alexy, watercolor, ink, and mixed media by Valerie P. Cohen & paintings by Kyungsoo Lee are on exhibit at the Paul G. Allen Art Spaces on the Stanford University Campus. From July 6 to Sept. 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Stanford Art Spaces, 420 Via Palou, Stanford. Call 650725-3622. http://cis.stanford.edu/~marigros

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1144 CASTLE WAY, MENLO PARK NEW LISTING

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alk to Downtown Menlo Park from this stunning 5 year-old custom built house on one of Central Menlo Park’s most coveted cul-de-sacs! Only the finest materials, moldings, paneling, fixtures and finishes are used throughout this sun-filled home. Soaring ceilings welcome you. French doors opening up to the private yard create the ultimate atmosphere for entertaining and indoor/outdoor living. This home features 6 Bedrooms, 5 bathrooms on 3 levels with a large bright basement. Lot size is just under 10,000 sf. Unique opportunity to own such a high quality and inviting home in a prime location! The entire cul-de- sac is a playground for kids to play and adults to socialize or just relax. Downtown Menlo Park is a short stroll away, as are parks, schools, and the bike bridge to Stanford. Sandhill, Caltrain and downtown Palo Alto are minutes away. Excellent Menlo Park schools. This home has it all!

$4,998,000 View Virtual Tour at 1144Castle.com

760 MONTE ROSA DR., MENLO PARK This charming remodeled home in Sharon Heights is tucked away in a lush, private setting on a beautiful 14,518 sf lot. The main house has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a sunny great room with vaulted ceilings and French doors opening up to the back yard. There is also a detached guest house with bedroom and full bath. Move right in now, and room for expansion in the future! The location of this home is also ideal -- short walk to shopping, parks and schools, and close to commute routes. Outstanding Las Lomitas schools!

STEPHANIE SAVIDES

View Virtual Tour at 760MonteRosa.com

Broker/Owner/Attorney DRE #01177101

650.464.3581

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$1,998,000

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NEW LISTING! ATHERTON

4 BR 4 BA 2.5 ac, remodeled home w/barn, pool, across from Horse Pk for hiking, dog walking, horses. Ed Kahl 650.851.2666

5 BR 3.5 BA Home on beautifully landscaped 1 flat acre with pool! Gourmet kitchen, vaulted ceilings. Erika Demma 650.851.2666

4 BR 3.5 BA Lindenwood. Remodeled Contemporary with family room, dining room, pool. Great location! Sue Crawford 650.324.4456

4 BR 3.5 BA Best Value in W. Atherton! Remodeled kitchen - gorgeous backyard. Keri Nicholas 650.323.7751

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TOP OF ITS CLASS! MENLO PARK

$1,949,000

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5 BR 3.5 BA Contemporary flair and tree-top views! Maya & Jason Sewald 650.323.7751

6 BR 3 BA Spacious home with lots of potential! Private lot, tucked away. Lovely shaded backyard! Rod Creason 650.325.6161

3 BR 2 BA Single-level. Well-designed. Quality finishes. Gourmet kit. Opulent master bed/bath suite. Nancy Goldcamp 650.325.6161

$2,490,000

4 BR 3.5 BA Scenic & Serene. Sought-after PV Ranch! spectacular views, cul-de-sac location Dean Asborno 650.851.1961

OPEN

27 BENNETT, REDWOOD CITY

$1,689,000

JUST LISTED! PORTOLA VALLEY

$1,395,000

$3,595,000

UN

394 O’CONNOR, MENLO PARK

$1,195,000

3 BR 2 BA Wonderful mid-century design with walls of glass and mahogany add to this home’s coziness. Karen Fryling & Rebecca Johnson 650.324.4456

2 BR 1 BA Opportunity knocking! 12,300+ flag lot near Facebook HQ; cute 2BD/1BA + new cottage + studio. Sarah Elder 650.324.4456

ATHERTON

Just listed!

Prime Estate Setting

$7,998,000

7 BR 8.5 BA Elegant living room, private library, chef ’s kitchen, lovely acre with pool. Keri Nicholas, 650.323.7751

Huge price reduction!

$5,499,000

5 BR 5.5 BA Elegant West Atherton home on an acre with pool and spa. Las Lomitas schools. Nathalie de Saint Andrieu, 650.324.4456

Do not miss!

$4,998,000

5 BR 3.5 BA .97 +/- on gorgeous setting on one of best streets in West Atherton. Keri Nicholas, 650.323.7751

Just listed!

$4,995,000

6 BR 5 full BA + 2 half Fantastic 5,638 sq ft, two-story estate on a peaceful cul-de-sac in West Atherton. Hanna Shacham, 650.324.4456

Traditional Estate

$4,195,000

4 BR 4 BA Two story Cape Cod design. Pool and detached 1 bd/1ba pool house, plus beautiful gardens. Scott Dancer, 650.851.2666

Central Atherton

$3,695,000

5 BR 4 BA Impressive lot-ideal location. Tremendous potential for new construction! Excellent schls! Janet Dore & John Spiller, 650.324.4456

Fabulous outdoor setting

$3,495,000

5 BR 4.5 BA Recently updated , bright & light Craftman;cul-d-sac off main road. Tom LeMieux, 650.323.7751

Menlo Park Schools

$1,395,000

3 BR 2.5 BA Vintage charm in this warm and inviting home on a huge lot! Maya & Jason Sewald, 650.323.7751

Wall of windows!

$1,350,000

3 BR 2 BA 10,000+sf Atherton property surrounded by tall trees. Updated kit, new paint & HW floors. Jackie Copple, 650.325.6161

HALF MOON BAY Stunning Mediterranean!

$1,468,000

LOS ALTOS HILLS $2,499,000

4 BR 3 BA on a sunny 1+ acre,tranquil views,close to town. Enjoy this peaceful, convenient location. K. Christie, J. Matlock, E. Graziani, 650.851.1961

MENLO PARK Central Menlo Park

$4,590,000

Central Woodside

$12,500,000

7 BR 6 BA Mostly level 10.4 ac property w/vws of the Western Hills. Potential for 3 lot subdivision. Ed Kahl, 650.851.2666

Heart of West Menlo

Fabulous Windy Hill Views

6 BR 7 full BA + 2 half Designed by noted architect Albert Farr, who modeled Buck after Hampton Court. 2.86 ac. Scott Dancer, 650.851.2666

$1,849,000

4 BR 2 full BA + 2 half Elegant living room, gourmet kitchen opens to family room, 16,988+/- lot Keri Nicholas, 650.323.7751

Just listed!

$1,675,000

3 BR 3.5 BA Stunning rebuilt home. Chef¹s kitchen open to great room. HW flrs & 9’ ceilings. MP schls. Billy McNair, 650.324.4456

Just listed!

$1,039,000

Rare offering! 1939 Duplex, downtown loc. 1BR/1BA each side. Live in one, rent the other! Steve Bellumori, 650.324.4456

Charming Home

$799,000

3 BR 2 BA Warm, inviting & charming. Large lot with big deck. Eat-in kit, DR & FR w/fireplace. David McKeever, 650.323.7751

PALO ALTO 2 Homes Back to Back On 1 Lot

$3,350,000

2 BR 2.5 BA home designed by Peterson Architects. Other home is on Lytton Ave. www.524EverettCourt.com Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

Resort Style 1/2 Acre+

$2,595,000

5 BR 3 BA Gorgeous 1 level home, separate family room, fabulous grounds on cul-de-sac! Alan & Nicki Loveless, 650.325.6161

Spacious Palo Alto Gem

$1,500,000

4 BR 2.5 BA Spacious, updated Eichler in an exceptional Palo Alto neighborhood. Sleek modern kitchen. Janie & John Barman, 650.325.6161

Upscale Downtown Charmer!

$1,495,000

3 BR 2 BA 2 blks to Downtown. Like new! Gourmet kit, hardwood flrs, 2 stories, a/c, flagstone patio. Sharon Witte, 650.325.6161

$1,289,000

4 BR 2 BA Bright & spacious home with a great floorplan. Large lot with many fruit trees & a garden. Zita Macy, 650.328.5211

Rare One-Level Unit!

$950,000

3 BR 2 BA Rarely available single-level unit. Light & bright. Freshly painted. Refinished hardwood. Colleen Cooley & Kathy Nicosia, 650.325.6161

PORTOLA VALLEY Spectacular Views

$7,495,000

$3,899,000

4 BR 2.5 BA Impeccably updated,lovely views from most rms,exquisite gardens & pool. 500PortolaRoad.com Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh/Hugh Cornish, 650.851.1961

Views Across The Bay

$3,495,000

Western Hills Views

$3,400,000

$4,395,000

5 BR 4.5 BA Approx 2.5 Ac. Enjoy the Flat land, Bay views, Single level home in Prestigious Westridge. Dean Asborno, 650.851.1961

5 BR 4.5 BA Spacious Tri-level contemporary hme on 6+ ac. Frml LR, Kit/FR, Library & multi-purpose rm. Margot Lockwood, 650.851.2666

Windy Hill Views!

New price!

$3,400,000

3BR 4BA Spacious multi-level home w/5 bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half baths, & private guest suite. Stunning grounds w/pool on just under 1.25 acres. www.161Sausal.com Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

Dramatic Home

$2,450,000

3 BR 3 BA Contemporary home on 2.6 acres(per county)neighboring Jasper Ridge www.380EscobarRoad.com Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

Close to Town Center

$1,425,000

4 BR 2 BA Sophisticated home with magnificent LR/DR with 12 ft high ceiling & tall windows. Jean & Chris Isaacson, 650.851.2666

Build Your Dream Home

$1,149,000

$5,995,000

5 BR 4.5 BA Fabulous English country house w/guesthouse, studio & waterfall. PV schools. Hugh Cornish, 650.324.4456

Resort Like Living

$5,700,000

5 BR 6 full BA + 2 half Gated, spectacular compound. Infinity pool, 6+ car garage, guest house, expansive bay vws. Sarah Rivers, 650.851.2666

Mediterranean Home

$4,250,000

5 BR 4 BA Sophisticated 2 story home w/private grounds designed around an infinity edge pool. Scott Dancer, 650.851.2666

New price!

$3,750,000

Wonderful flat .77 acre (per county) in charming creekside neighborhood. Palo Alto schools. Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

5 BR 4.5 BA Terrific Traditional home with skylit artist studio/office. Huge rooms. Expansive lawn. Carol MacCorkle, 650.324.4456

Great Opportunity!

Exceptional Views

$710,000

$3,595,000

1 BR 1 BA Los Trancos Woods home w/pvt views. .29 ac (per county), remodel or build dream home. Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

4 BR 3.5 BA Strikingly private on approx. 3.5 acres, yet only six minutes to Hwy. 280 and Sandhill. Steven Gray, 650.851.2666

REDWOOD CITY

4 BR 3 BA Remodel or rebuild. Ideal 3 acres of stunning land with one story ranch style home. Scott Dancer, 650.851.2666

Classic Arts&Crafts Home

$1,495,000

4 BR 3 BA Classic Arts & Crafts in Mt Carmel. Reblt in 2008 yet preserving many of its 1939 features. Wendi Selig-Aimonetti, 650.328.5211

Next to Atherton!

$1,128,000

Cute Home On Large Lot!

$849,000

WOODSIDE Prime Location!

$29,000,000

Private prestigious location. 11+ acre property in central Woodside close to town. Susie Dews & Shena Hurley, 650.325.6161

Vintage Woodside

Spacious Home

$3,095,000

$3,095,000

4 BR 4 BA Re-designed & renovated throughout w/gourmet kitchen, hdwd flrs & 2 fp’s. Minutes to town! Erika Demma, 650.851.2666

Unmatched setting!

$2,998,000

5 BR 3 BA Beautifully remodeled on park-like .91 ac. adjacent to West Atherton. Las Lomitas Schools. Keri Nicholas, 650.323.7751

French Country Vineyard

$2,250,000

3 BR 2.5 BA Charming French Country Hm on .90 ac w/ vineyard. Close-in WDS location. WDS Elem Schl K-8. Deborah Kehrberg/Jim McCahon, 650.851.2666

Ready To Build

$1,575,000

Vacant 1 ac lot in WDS Elem. district. Views of Watershed open spaces & Edgewood Pk lands. Scott Dancer, 650.851.2666

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$6,999,000

2 BR 3 BA Stunning vws. Solar-heated pool w/spa & wading area. Extensive Horse Facilities. 2.9 AC. Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

2 BR 2 BA Charming home on large lot west of Alameda de las Pulgas! Large driveway and lush yard! DiPali Shah, 650.325.6161

Westridge Estate Property

$7,250,000

Prized Westridge Location

Expansive Estate Property

Mid-Century Steinberg

Huge price reduction!

$9,999,500

4 BR 4 full BA + 3 half Incomparable estate with fabulous main house and numerous auxiliary structures. Natalie Comartin & Hugh Cornish, 650.324.4456

4 BR 3.5 BA Less than 2 years old!Quality construction, chef ’s kit, built-in office, 2 master suites! John Nelson, 650.323.7751

$4,495,000

The Buck Estate

5 BR 3.5 BA Custom hm on 1 ac. Huge garage & workshop. Sunny lawn, patio, decks w/stunning vws of bay. Jean & Chris Isaacson, 650.851.2666

3 BR 3.5 BA Visually stunning modern home with floor to ceiling windows atop quiet 1.59 ac knoll. Helen & Brad Miller, 650.851.2666 5 BR 3 full BA + 3 half BA main hse. 2BR/1BA Gsthse,pool,cabana,solar-energy system. Aprx 2.8 ac. www.158Pinon.com Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

4 BR 4 BA 3400 sf, one level home designed to blend with its Redwood surrounded environment. Berdine Jernigan/Sally Lau, 650.851.2666

2 BR 1 BA This charming home w/park-like backyard in the Willows neighborhood. Pat McNulty 650.941.7040

Build your world-class estate on 4.48 acres (per county) w/unobstructed Windy Hill view. Joe & Ginny Kavanaugh, 650.851.1961

5 BR 4 full BA + 2 half Well appointed home w/study, gym, theatre area, wine cellar & hot tub. Great sun exposure. Carla Priola-Anisman, 650.851.2666

$3,075,000

$4,200,000

WILLOWS CHARMER, MENLO PARK $899,000

4 BR 3 BA Beautifully remodeled & spacious home near Atherton. Move right in! Las Lomitas Schools. Karen Fryling & Rebecca Johnson, 650.324.4456

Bright & Spacious!

4 BR 3 BA Custom Ocean Colony home ideally located on golf course. Gourmet kit, master w/spa-like BR. Dorothy Gurwith, 650.325.6161

Convenient Country Living

$2,195,000

$3,198,000

SAT/S

4 BR 2.5 BA Kitchen w/bkfst nook & bar seating, walk-in closet and jetted tub in master ste. Tim Kerns 650.323.7751

Prime West Atherton

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1VCMJD/PUJDFT 995 Fictitious Name Statement InStride Physical Therapy FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 252011 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: InStride Physical Therapy, located at 3674 Sandhill Rd., Woodside, CA 94062, San Mateo County; Mailing address: P.O. Box 614, Palo Alto, CA 94302. Registered owner(s): JULIE FRESCHI 684 Fox Ct. E, Unit B Redwood City, CA 94061 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on August 27, 2012. (ALM Sep. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012) JS COMMUNICATION CONSULTING FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 251987 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: JS Communication Consulting, located at 949 Rosewood Dr., San Mateo, CA 94401. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): JESSICA SCULLY 949 Rosewood Dr. San Mateo, CA 94401 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on August 24, 2012. (ALM Sep. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012) STARLIGHT LOUNGE FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 252063 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: Starlight Lounge, located at 1741 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030, San Mateo County. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): HK STL, INC. California Millbrae, CA 94030 This business is conducted by: A Corporation. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on N/A. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on August 29, 2012. (ALM Sep. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012) BELLAGIO NAIL SPA FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 252144 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: Bellagio Nail Spa, located at 1784 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070 Registered owner(s): HALEY DANG 2389 Story Rd. San Jose, CA 95122 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 9/5/2012. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on September 5, 2012. (ALM Sep. 12, 19, 26, Oct. 3, 2012) STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME File No. 247063 The following person(s) has/have abandoned the use of the fictitious business name(s). The information given below is as it appeared on the fictitious business statement that was filed at the County Clerk-Recorder’s Office. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME(S): BELLAGIO NAILS & SPA 1784 El Camino Real San Carlos, CA 94070 FILED IN SAN MATEO COUNTY ON: 10/06/2011 REGISTRANT’S NAME(S): CUONG NGO 2158 Lincoln Ave. Alameda, CA 94501

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997 All Other Legals ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA FOR THE COUNTY OF SAN MATEO Case No.: CIV516330 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner: BARBARA MACLEAN filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: HAILEE SAVILLE LOADER to HAILEE SAVILLE MACLEAN-HERBERT 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: October 16, 2012, 9:00 a.m., Dept.: PJ, Room: 2E, of the Superior Court of California, County of San Mateo, 400 County Center, Redwood City, CA 94063. A copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE shall 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: THE ALMANAC Date: August 27, 2012 John C. Fitton /s/ Beth Labson Freeman JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT (ALM Sep. 5, 12, 19, 26, 2012) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA FOR THE COUNTY OF SAN MATEO Case No.: CIV516139 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner: MARIE ELISE KLEIN filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: A.) MARIE ELISE HOGAN KLEIN to MARIE ELISE SUMMERS B.) NICHOLAS ANTHONY STABILE to NICHOLAS JOHN SUMMERS C.) KATHERINE MARIE STABILE to KATHERINE MARIE SUMMERS. 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


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on the day of sale. Place of Sale: THE MARSHALL STREET ENTRANCE TO THE HALL OF JUSTICE AND RECORDS, 400 COUNTY CENTER , REDWOOD CITY, CA Legal Description: PARCEL ONE: LOT 5, AS DELINEATED UPON THAT CERTAIN MAP ENTITLED, ‘’TRACT NO. S00-2, GREENWAVE, EAST PALO ALTO, SAN MATEO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA’’, FILED FOR RECORD IN THE OFFICE OF THE RECORDER OF THE COUNTY OF SAN MATEO, STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ON MARCH 19, 2001 IN BOOK 131 OF MAPS, AT PAGES 19 AND 20. PARCEL TWO: NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENTS FOR INGRESS, EGRESS, USE AND ENJOYMENT OVER LOT A AS SHOWN ON THE MAP ENTITLED, ‘’TRACT NO. S00-2, GREENWAVE, EAST PALO ALTO, SAN MATEO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA’’, FILED MARCH 19, 2001 IN BOOK 131 OF MAPS AT PAGES 19 AND 20 IN THE OFFICE OF THE RECORDER OF THE COUNTY OF SAN MATEO, STATE OF CALIFORNIA, TOGETHER WITH NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENTS OVER THOSE CERTAIN AREAS SHOWN ON SAID MAP AS PRIVATE PEDESTRIAN AND LANDSCAPING EASEMENT, AND PRIVATE STREET AND PRIVATE UTILITY EASEMENT. Amount of unpaid balance and other charges: $762,853.28 (estimated) Street address and other common designation of the real property: 789 GREEN STREET EAST PALO ALTO, CA 94303 APN Number: 063-371-520 The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and other common designation, if any, shown herein. The property heretofore described is being sold “as is”. In compliance with California Civil Code 2923.5(c) the mortgagee, trustee, beneficiary, or authorized agent declares: that it has contacted the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to avoid foreclosure; or that it has made efforts to contact the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to avoid foreclosure by one of the following methods: by telephone; by United States mail; either 1st class or certified; by overnight delivery; by personal delivery; by e-mail; by face to face meeting. DATE: 08-30-2012 CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY, as Trustee DEREK WEAR-RENEE, ASSISTANT SECRETARY California Reconveyance Company 9200 Oakdale Avenue Mail Stop: CA2-4379 Chatsworth, CA 91311 800-892-6902 For Sales Information: (714) 730-2727 or www.lpsasap.com (714) 573-1965 or www.priorityposting. com NOTICE TO POTENTIAL BIDDERS: If you are considering bidding on this property lien, you should understand that there are risks involved in bidding at a trustee auction. You will be bidding on a lien, not on the property itself. Placing the highest bid at a trustee auction does not automatically entitle you to free and clear ownership of the property. You should also be aware that the lien being auctioned off may be a junior lien. If you are the highest bidder at the auction, you are or may be responsible for paying off all liens senior to the lien being auctioned off, before you can receive clear title to the property. You are encouraged to investigate the existence, priority, and size of outstanding liens that may exist on this property by contacting the county recorder’s office or a title insurance company, either of which may charge you a fee for this information. If you consult either of these resources, you should be aware that the same lender may hold more than one mortgage or deed of trust on the property. NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNER: The sale date shown on this notice of sale may be postponed one or more times by the mortgagee, beneficiary, trustee, or a court, pursuant to Section 2924g of the California Civil Code. The law requires that information about trustee sale postponements be made available to you and to the public, as a courtesy to those not present at the sale. If you wish to learn whether your sale date has been postponed, and, if applicable, the rescheduled time and date for the sale of this property, this information can be obtained from one of the following two companies: LPS Agency Sales & Posting at (714) 730-2727, or visit the Internet Web site www.lpsasap. com (Registration required to search for sale information) or Priority Posting & Publishing at (714) 573-1965 or visit the Internet Web site www.priorityposting.com (Click on the link for "Advanced Search" to search for sale information), using the Trustee Sale No. shown above. Information about postponements that are very short in duration or that occur close in time to the scheduled sale may not immediately be reflected in the telephone information or on the Internet Web site. The best way

to verify postponement information is to attend the scheduled sale. CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY IS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. A-4296245 09/12/2012, 09/19/2012, 09/26/2012 ALM NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE TS No. CA-12-492702-EV Order No.: 120007825-CA-GTI YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED 12/29/2006. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY, IT MAY BE SOLD AT A PUBLIC SALE. IF YOU NEED AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEEDING AGAINST YOU, YOU SHOULD CONTACT A LAWYER. A public auction sale to the highest bidder for cash, cashier’s check drawn on a state or national bank, check drawn by state or federal credit union, or a check drawn by a state or federal savings and loan association, or savings association, or savings bank specified in Section 5102 to the Financial code and authorized to do business in this state, will be held by duly appointed trustee. The sale will be made, but without covenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances, to pay the remaining principal sum of the note(s) secured by the Deed of Trust, with interest and late charges thereon, as provided in the note(s), advances, under the terms of the Deed of Trust, interest thereon, fees, charges and expenses of the Trustee for the total amount (at the time of the initial publication of the Notice of Sale) reasonably estimated to be set forth below. The amount may be greater on the day of sale. BENEFICIARY MAY ELECT TO BID LESS THAN THE TOTAL AMOUNT DUE. Trustor(s): CYNTHIA A. SMITH, AN UNMARRIED WOMAN Recorded: 1/16/2007 as Instrument No. 2007-006673 of Official Records in the office of the Recorder of SAN MATEO County, California; Date of Sale: 10/17/2012 at 12:30:00 PM Place of Sale: At the Marshall St. entrance to the Hall of Justice and Records, 400 County Center, Redwood City, CA 94063 Amount of unpaid balance and other charges: $1,047,737.32 The purported property address is: 1539 LAUREL PL, MENLO PARK, CA 94025 Assessor's Parcel No. 061-390-100-8 NOTICE TO POTENTIAL BIDDERS: If you are considering bidding on this property lien, you should understand that there are risks involved in bidding at a trustee auction. You will be bidding on a lien, not on the property itself. Placing the highest bid at a trustee auction does not automatically entitle you to free and clear ownership of the property. You should also be aware that the lien being auctioned off may be a junior lien. If you are the highest bidder at the auction, you are or may be responsible for paying off all liens senior to the lien being auctioned off, before you can receive clear title to the property. You are encouraged to investigate the existence, priority, and size of outstanding liens that may exist on this property by contacting the county recorder's office or a title insurance company, either of which may charge you a fee for this information. If you consult either of these resources, you should be aware that the same lender may hold more than one mortgage or deed of trust on the property. NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNER: The sale date shown on this notice of sale may be postponed one or more times by the mortgagee, beneficiary, trustee, or a court, pursuant to Section 2924g of the California Civil Code. The law requires that information about trustee sale postponements be made available to you and to the public, as a courtesy to those not present at the sale. If you wish to learn whether your sale date has been postponed, and, if applicable, the rescheduled time and date for the sale of this property, you may call 714573-1965 for information regarding the trustee's sale or visit this Internet Web site http://www.qualityloan.com , using the file number assigned to this foreclosure by the Trustee: CA-12-492702-EV . Information about postponements that are very short in duration or that occur close in time to the scheduled sale may not immediately be reflected in the telephone information or on the Internet Web site. The best way to verify postponement information is to attend the scheduled sale. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the property address or other common designation, if any, shown herein. If no street address or other common designation is shown, directions to the location of the property may be obtained by sending a written request to the ben-

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eficiary within 10 days of the date of first publication of this Notice of Sale. If the Trustee is unable to convey title for any reason, the successful bidder’s sole and exclusive remedy shall be the return of monies paid to the Trustee, and the successful bidder shall have no further recourse. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the deposit paid. The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee, or the Mortgagee's Attorney. Date: Quality Loan Service Corporation 2141 5th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 619645-7711 For NON SALE information only Sale Line: 714-573-1965 Or Login to: http://www.qualityloan.com Reinstatement Line: (866) 645-7711 Ext 5318 Quality Loan Service Corp. If you have previously been discharged through bankruptcy, you may have been released of personal liability for this loan in which case this letter is intended to exercise the note holders right's against the real property only. THIS NOTICE IS SENT FOR THE PURPOSE OF COLLECTING A DEBT. THIS FIRM IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT ON BEHALF OF THE HOLDER AND OWNER OF THE NOTE. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED BY OR PROVIDED TO THIS FIRM OR THE CREDITOR WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. As required by law, you are hereby notified that a negative credit report reflecting on your credit record may be submitted to a credit report agency if you fail to fulfill the terms of your credit obligations. TS No.: CA-12-492702-EV IDSPub #0036685 9/26/2012 10/3/2012 10/10/2012 ALM NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Trustee Sale No. 755182CA Loan No. 1023449859 Title Order No. 120069877-CA-MAI YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED 10-08-1997. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY, IT MAY BE SOLD AT A PUBLIC SALE. IF YOU NEED AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEEDINGS AGAINST YOU, YOU SHOULD CONTACT A LAWYER. On 10-16-2012 at 1:00 PM, CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY as the duly appointed Trustee under and pursuant to Deed of Trust Recorded 10-29-1997, Book N/A, Page N/A, Instrument 1997-139570, of official records in the Office of the Recorder of SAN MATEO County, California, executed by: THOMAS G. SUTTON AND SUSAN G. SUTTON, HUSBAND AND WIFE, as Trustor, GREAT WESTERN BANK, A FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK, as Beneficiary, will sell at public auction sale to the highest bidder for cash, cashier’s check drawn by a state or national bank, a cashier’s check drawn by a state or federal credit union, or a cashier’s check drawn by a state or federal savings and loan association, savings association, or savings bank specified in section 5102 of the Financial Code and authorized to do business in this state. Sale will be held by the duly appointed trustee as shown below, of all right, title, and interest conveyed to and now held by the trustee in the hereinafter described property under and pursuant to the Deed of Trust. The sale will be made, but without covenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances, to pay the remaining principal sum of the note(s) secured by the Deed of Trust, interest thereon, estimated fees, charges and expenses of the Trustee for the total amount (at the time of the initial publication of the Notice of Sale) reasonably estimated to be set forth below. The amount may be greater on the day of sale. Place of Sale: San Mateo Events Center, 2495 S. Delaware Street, San Mateo, CA 94403 Legal Description: LOT 17, AS SHOWN ON THAT CERTAIN MAP ENTITLED OAKDELL MANOR MAP NO. 3, MENLO PARK, SAN MATEO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY RECORDER OF SAN MATEO COUNTY, STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ON MARCH 28, 1949 IN LIBER 30 OF MAPS AT PAGE 15. Amount of unpaid balance and other charges: $199,806.78 (estimated) Street address and other common designation of the real property: 1827 EDGEWOOD LANE MENLO PARK, CA 94025 APN Number: 071-122-110-1 The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and other common designation, if any, shown herein. The property heretofore described is being sold “as is”. In compliance with California Civil Code 2923.5(c) the mortgagee, trustee, beneficiary, or authorized agent declares: that it has contacted the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to

avoid foreclosure; or that it has made efforts to contact the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to avoid foreclosure by one of the following methods: by telephone; by United States mail; either 1st class or certified; by overnight delivery; by personal delivery; by e-mail; by face to face meeting. DATE: 09-07-2012 CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY, as Trustee CASEY KEALOHA, ASSISTANT SECRETARY California Reconveyance Company 9200 Oakdale Avenue Mail Stop: CA2-4379 Chatsworth, CA 91311 800-892-6902 For Sales Information: www.lpsasap.com or 1-714-730-2727 www.priorityposting.com or 1-714-5731965 www.auction.com or 1-800-2802832 CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY IS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. NOTICE TO POTENTIAL BIDDERS: If you are considering bidding on this property lien, you should understand that there are risks involved in bidding at a trustee auction. You will be bidding on a lien, not on the property itself. Placing the highest bid at a trustee auction does not automatically entitle you to free and clear ownership of the property. You should also be aware that the lien being auctioned off may be a junior lien. If you are the highest bidder at the auction, you are or may be responsible for paying off all liens senior to the lien being auctioned off, before you can receive clear title to the property. You are encouraged to investigate the existence, priority, and size of outstanding liens that may exist on this property by contacting the county recorder’s office or a title insurance company, either of which may charge you a fee for this information. If you consult either of these resources, you should be aware that the same lender may hold more than one mortgage or deed of trust on the property. NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNER: The sale date shown on this notice of sale may be postponed one or more times by the mortgagee, beneficiary, trustee, or a court, pursuant to Section 2924g of the California Civil Code. The law requires that information about trustee sale postponements be made available to you and to the public, as a courtesy to those not present at the sale. If you wish to learn whether your sale date has been postponed, and, if applicable, the rescheduled time and date for the sale of this property, this information can be obtained from one of the following three companies: LPS Agency Sales and Posting at (714) 730-2727, or visit the Internet Web site www.lpsasap. com (Registration required to search for sale information) or Priority Posting and Publishing at (714) 573-1965 or visit the Internet Web site www.priorityposting.com (Click on the link for “Advanced Search” to search for sale information), or auction.com at 1-800-280-2832 or visit the Internet Web site www.auction. com, using the Trustee Sale No. shown above. Information about postponements that are very short in duration or that occur close in time to the scheduled sale may not immediately be reflected in the telephone information or on the Internet Web site. The best way to verify postponement information is to attend the scheduled sale. A-4297771 09/19/2012, 09/26/2012, 10/03/2012 Trustee Sale No. 258598CA Loan No. 3013339910 Title Order No. 1151142 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE YOU ARE IN DEFAULT UNDER A DEED OF TRUST DATED 03-06-2007. UNLESS YOU TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY, IT MAY BE SOLD AT A PUBLIC SALE. IF YOU NEED AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEEDINGS AGAINST YOU, YOU SHOULD CONTACT A LAWYER. On 10-16-2012 at 1:00 PM, CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY as the duly appointed Trustee under and pursuant to Deed of Trust Recorded 03-142007, Book N/A, Page N/A, Instrument 2007-038468, of official records in the Office of the Recorder of SAN MATEO County, California, executed by: NORIO SUGANO A MARRIED MAN AS HIS SOLE AND SEPARATE PROPERTY, as Trustor, WASHINGTON MUTUAL BANK, FA, as Beneficiary, will sell at public auction sale to the highest bidder for cash, cashier’s check drawn by a state or national bank, a cashier's check drawn by a state or federal credit union, or a cashier's check drawn by a state or federal savings and loan association, savings association, or savings bank specified in section 5102 of the Financial Code and authorized to do business in this state. Sale will be held by the duly appointed trustee as shown below, of all right, title, and interest conveyed to and now held by the trust-

ee in the hereinafter described property under and pursuant to the Deed of Trust. The sale will be made, but without covenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances, to pay the remaining principal sum of the note(s) secured by the Deed of Trust, interest thereon, estimated fees, charges and expenses of the Trustee for the total amount (at the time of the initial publication of the Notice of Sale) reasonably estimated to be set forth below. The amount may be greater on the day of sale. Place of Sale: San Mateo Events Center, 2495 S. Delaware Street, San Mateo, CA 94403 Legal Description: As more fully described in said Deed of Trust Amount of unpaid balance and other charges: $8,888,810.70 (estimated) Street address and other common designation of the real property: 5050 ALPINE ROAD PORTOLA VALLEY, CA 94028 APN Number: 076-350-260 & 076-350170 The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and other common designation, if any, shown herein. The property heretofore described is being sold “as is”. In compliance with California Civil Code 2923.5(c) the mortgagee, trustee, beneficiary, or authorized agent declares: that it has contacted the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to avoid foreclosure; or that it has made efforts to contact the borrower(s) to assess their financial situation and to explore options to avoid foreclosure by one of the following methods: by telephone; by United States mail; either 1st class or certified; by overnight delivery; by personal delivery; by e-mail; by face to face meeting. DATE: 09-122012 CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY, as Trustee DEREK WEARRENEE, ASSISTANT SECRETARY CALIFORNIA RECONVEYANCE COMPANY IS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. California Reconveyance Company 9200 Oakdale Avenue Mail Stop: CA2-4379 Chatsworth, CA 91311 800-892-6902 For Sales Information: (714) 730-2727 or www.lpsasap.com (714) 573-1965 or www.priorityposting.com NOTICE TO POTENTIAL BIDDERS: If you are considering bidding on this property lien, you should understand that there are risks involved in bidding at a trustee auction. You will be bidding on a lien, not on the property itself. Placing the highest bid at a trustee auction does not automatically entitle you to free and clear ownership of the property. You should also be aware that the lien being auctioned off may be a junior lien. If you are the highest bidder at the auction, you are or may be responsible for paying off all liens senior to the lien being auctioned off, before you can receive clear title to the property. You are encouraged to investigate the existence, priority, and size of outstanding liens that may exist on this property by contacting the county recorder's office or a title insurance company, either of which may charge you a fee for this information. If you consult either of these resources, you should be aware that the same lender may hold more than one mortgage or deed of trust on the property. NOTICE TO PROPERTY OWNER: The sale date shown on this notice of sale may be postponed one or more times by the mortgagee, beneficiary, trustee, or a court, pursuant to Section 2924g of the California Civil Code. The law requires that information about trustee sale postponements be made available to you and to the public, as a courtesy to those not present at the sale. If you wish to learn whether your sale date has been postponed, and, if applicable, the rescheduled time and date for the sale of this property, this information can be obtained from one of the following two companies: LPS Agency Sales & Posting at (714) 730-2727, or visit the Internet Web site www.lpsasap. com (Registration required to search for sale information) or Priority Posting & Publishing at (714) 573-1965 or visit the Internet Web site www.priorityposting.com (Click on the link for "Advanced Search" to search for sale information), using the Trustee Sale No. shown above. Information about postponements that are very short in duration or that occur close in time to the scheduled sale may not immediately be reflected in the telephone information or on the Internet Web site. The best way to verify postponement information is to attend the scheduled sale. P981461 9/19, 9/26, 10/03/2012 ALM

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