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he Big C usually refers to cancer, but in the case of a new movie coming out in theaters on Friday, July 12, C also stands for comedy and connections, local connections. The executive producer is Laurie Kraus Lacob of Woodside and the investors who backed the feature film, “The Hot Flashes,” are for the most part Silicon Valley women. Ms. Lacob believes one of the main reasons the project resonated with them is because it’s “about a group of women in their late 40s who find a cause, jump behind it, and find that they empower themselves and find a new lease on life.” The cause is early detection of breast cancer. In the movie a friend dies from breast cancer, and on her behalf a group of women, all former high school basketball players, bands together to keep a mobile mammography unit operating in a


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WITH A CAUSE BY KATE DALY Special to the Almanac

On the set of their comedy, “The Hot Flashes,” are, from left, executive producers Laurie Kraus Lacob of Woodside and Jenny Johnson and writer/producer Brad Hennig.

small town in Texas. They put on a fundraiser, challenging the high school girls’ state champions to basketball games. Ms. Lacob describes another storyline in the film as “the philandering husband having a midlife crisis.” The film stars Brooke Shields, Wanda Sykes, Daryl Hannah, Camryn Manheim and Virginia Madsen as teammates; Mark Povinelli as their coach; and Eric Roberts as the unfaithful husband. Before filming in 2012, Ms. Sykes had a double mastectomy, but Ms. Lacob says as a standup comedian, the actress still brought hilarity into every scene. “The really challenging thing and fun thing is none of them had played basketball before, so we put them through a twoweek-long training camp,” Ms. Lacob says. A former president of the Women’s National

Basketball Association, Donna Orender, ran the camp and advised on all the basketball sequences on the set. The film was shot in 25 days in the New Orleans area. Chloe McNally of Woodside spent her spring break from New York University there, acting as one of the high school players (#24). She had played high school basketball and says she admired the professional actresses because “they were all so game to play. They did all their own stunts. ... They would give us tips for acting, and we’d give them basketball tips. It was a collaborative experience.” Two other Woodsiders appear in the film for a few seconds. Ms. Lacob’s daughter, Kayci, is in one shot, and investor Susan Breyer is in another. Ms. Breyer’s mother is a breast cancer survivor, but what really drew Ms. Continued on next page

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Give back to your community and consider serving on a City Commission. The City is currently recruiting applicants for the following Commission vacancies that will occur in the remainder of 2013.

PUBLIC HEARING 1. Edward Sprague 25 Roan Place

SDES2013-0002 Planner: Sage Schaan, Senior Planner

Review and approval/denial of a proposal to construct a second story addition to an existing one-story single-family residence, and a new one-story detached music studio/workshop on a 1.37-acre site adjacent in the Western Hills. The property is located within an SCP-7.5 zoning district. 2. AT&T 17288 Skyline Boulevard

CUSE2013-0004 Planner: Sage Schaan, Senior Planner

Review for approval/denial of a proposal to renew a previously approved and recently expired Conditional Use Permit (CUSE2012-0003). The project includes new wireless communication equipment cabinets, small support equipment, and plug to run a backup generator in the event of a prolonged power failure, and a new six-foot tall solid screen fencing, to connect to a nearby installed Distributed Antenna System. The property is located in a Community Commercial (CC) zoning district. 3. Jason Shelton 355 Old La Honda Road

XSET2012-0002 Planner: Sean Mullin, Assistant Planner

Review and approval/denial of a proposed Setback Exception to reduce the required side yard setback from 50 feet to 30 feet. 4. Stuart Escobar 327 Highland Terrace

XSET2013-0005 Planner: Sean Mullin, Assistant Planner


3 Vacancies Summer application deadline: July 31, 2013; Fall deadline: September 27 The Transportation Commission is charged primarily with advising the City Council on matters related to the adequacy and improvement of all types of public and private transportation within and across the City, including the best approaches to establishing and maintaining systems and facilities for the transport of people and goods around the City. SpeciďŹ c focus areas include: s 4HE COORDINATION OF MOTOR VEHICLE BICYCLE MASS TRANSIT and pedestrian trafďŹ c facilities s4HEDEVELOPMENTANDENCOURAGEMENTOFTHEMOSTEFlCIENT and least detrimental overall transportation system for the City supporting the goals of the General Plan s#OORDINATIONWITHREGIONALTRANSPORTATIONSYSTEMS

Review and approval/denial of a proposed Setback Exception to reduce the required side yard setback from 15 feet to 10 feet, 10 inches.

s 3ERVE AS THE APPEALS BOARD FOR APPEALS FROM STAFF determinations concerning establishment of trafďŹ c signs, pavement markings, speed zones, parking regulations, trafďŹ c signals, bike lanes, bus stops, etc.

All application materials are available for public review at the Woodside Planning and Building Counter, Woodside Town Hall, weekdays from 8:00 – 10:00 AM and 1:00 – 3:00 PM, or by appointment. For more information, contact the Woodside Planning and Building Department at (650) 851-6790.

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TOWN OF ATHERTON NOTICE OF ELECTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Municipal Election, to be consolidated with the County, will be held in the Town of Atherton, on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, for the following ofďŹ ce: ONE SHORT-TERM SEAT EXPIRING IN DECEMBER 2014 The polls will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that candidates for said ofďŹ ce must be residents and registered voters of the Town of Atherton. All nomination papers must be obtained from and returned to the City Clerk (or designee), Town Hall/Administration Building, 91 AshďŹ eld Road, Atherton, California. The nomination period opens at 8:00 a.m. on July 15, 2013 and closes at 5:00 p.m. on August 9, 2013. Because there is no incumbent, the ďŹ ling period will not be extended. DATED: July 3, 2013 Photo by Michele K. Short

In the film, a group of women in their late 40s, who were high school basketball players, challenge the current high school girls’ state champions to raise money for a mobile mammography unit.

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Breyer to the film is “there are no movies about middle-age women that have a lot of heart, soul and courage,� whereas this film “is a celebration of women with humor, a lot of love and energy.� “Good Morning America� TV host Robin Roberts makes a cameo appearance. “She’s a breast cancer survivor and former college basketball player; she was herself, and put a plug in for women of a certain age who still got game,� Ms. Lacob says. Ms. Lacob is an ovarian cancer survivor and her sister is a breast cancer survivor. Ms. Lacob serves on the Advisory Council for the Stanford Cancer Institute and the Steering Committee for the Stanford Women’s Cancer Center. She says she hasn’t played basketball since grade school, but has spent countless hours watching her four kids play at Menlo School. One now plays at Washington University and another one is assistant general manager for the Golden State Warriors. A friend introduced Ms. Lacob to San Francisco writer Brad Hennig, a Texan who played basketball and lost both his mother and aunt to breast cancer. This is his first screenplay to be produced. He produced it with two veterans of the business: Nina Henderson Moore, a cancer survivor who played basketball and worked as a cable TV executive with BET and Starz, and Susan Seidelman, who directed “Desperately Seeking Susan,� “She Devil,� “Boyton Beach Club,� and the TV pilot for “Sex and


Among the stars in the film are Brooke Shields, Wanda Sykes, Daryl Hannah, Camryn Manheim and Virginia Madsen.

the City.� She directed “The Hot Flashes,� too. Jenny Johnson, chief operating officer of Franklin Resources, also served as executive producer. Their job, Ms. Lacob says, was to raise $6 million to make the film. Out of the two and a half years she has been involved, Ms. Lacob estimates, the fundraising part took about 18 months. Jane Solomon was living in Woodside when she invested. Her aunt, sister and cousin are breast cancer survivors, and like Ms. Lacob, she is involved with Under One Umbrella event, a benefit for the Stanford Women’s Cancer Center. That’s where another important connection was made. Sheryl Crow spoke about her own battle with breast cancer when she performed at a luncheon in Menlo Park in 2012. Shortly after that, Ms. Lacob says, “We convinced her to

write a song for this movie. It rolls during credits. ... It’s called ‘Leaning in a new direction’ and is about women supporting each other ... the value of friendship, sisterhood, friends you can count on.� Another investor, Joanie Sullivan of Woodside, was thrilled to attend a private showing of the movie at Stanford on June 24. It was an appreciation event for Under One Umbrella donors. The Sullivans’ daughter, Sue Foley, survived breast cancer and husband Jack Sullivan invested in the movie as a birthday present to his wife. Most of the other investors attended the Hollywood premier on June 27, where they walked down a pink carpet instead of red, and enjoyed an after-party hosted by the film’s partner, the American Cancer Society. The actresses filmed a PSA for the organization to promote getting mammograms. So far the film has sold out at film festivals in Miami and Dallas, and in Oklahoma City, where the showings were fundraisers for tornado victims. On July 12, the movie will be playing in theaters in a dozen cities, including AMC Mercado in Santa Clara and Sundance Kabuki in San Francisco. That same day it will be released on video on demand. The DVD version will come out later. The movie is rated R due to some colorful language, and what Ms. Lacob calls “sexual innuendo and a little drug use.� She notes as a first-timer to the film industry: “I learned a lot on this one. ... I would certainly know more the next time, and am open to it.�

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Walk4Water This one-mile walk, organized by the Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, is designed to simulate the experience of villagers in rural Africa. Participants will go to a water source, fill their buckets and return for snacks and activities. The MPPC will donate $25 per registrant toward clean water projects. July 13 in Menlo Park and July 16 in Mountain View at Open Door Church Mountain View on 1667 Miramonte Ave. 1 p.m. Free. Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, 950 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park. Call 650-3297424. Connoisseurs’ Marketplace This summer festival features live music, food, fine art and crafts, chefsí demos, wine, champagne, microbrews and margaritas, artisan specialty food, health and wellness displays, green products, a collector car show and a Kidzone. July 20-21, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Downtown Menlo Park, Menlo Park. Call 650-325-2818.

Talks/Authors Maren & Jamie Showkeir combine lessons from their yoga practices with expertise as workplace consultants, the authors discuss “Finding Sanity Off the Mat and on the Job.� July 10, 7-9 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. Music@Menlo Encounter I: In the Beginning ... There Was Bach� At this

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season of Music@Menlo’s first “Encounter,â€? Ara Guzelimian, provost and dean of the Juilliard School, discusses BachĂ­s influence on the entire trajectory of musical history. July 18, 7:30 p.m. $45 full price; $20 under age 30. Martin Family Hall, Menlo School, 50 Valparaiso Ave., Atherton. Call 650-331-0202. ‘From Brush Strokes to Key Strokes: Novels about Art & Artists’ Kepler’s Books hosts a panel to talk about the challenges of writing about art and artists. July 11, 7 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. ‘My Homeland in Colors’ Author and photographer Guillermo Rivas presents his photos of Peru and discusses his perspective on photography. Copies of his book, “Mi Patria A Colores,â€? or “My Country of Colors,â€? will be available for sale and signing after the program. July 13, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Menlo Park Council Chambers, 701 Laurel St., Menlo Park. Call 650-330-2512. www. ‘The Sun Never Sets: Reflections on a Western Life’ Kepler’s Books hosts an event to commemorate the life of L.W. “Billâ€? Lane Jr. and to celebrate the publication of his memoir. Stanford historian Bertrand M. Patenaude, who served as editor for the memoir, will talk about Bill Lane’s career as longtime publisher of Sunset. July 16, 7:30 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. Eat, Drink, Talk and Swap Books: Summer Reading Edition For anyone who is new to the area or simply looking to meet new people, Kepler’s hosts a book swap event with food and wine. Bring a book to swap. July 13, 6:30-9 p.m. $30. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 650-324-4321. event/392987 Ivy Pochoda’ discusses her new novel, “Visitation Street,â€? a literary mystery set against the backdrop of the New York waterfront in Red Hook. July 24, 7:30 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Nina Schuyler, adjunct professor in creative writing at the University of San Francisco, discusses and signs her new book, “The Translator.â€? When renowned translator Hanne Schubert falls down a flight of stairs, she suffers from an unusual but real condition: the loss of her native language. July 18, 7:30 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Youth Event: L. Tam Holland L. Tam Holland discusses and signs her debut novel, “The Counterfeit Family Tree of Vee CrawfordWong.â€? The book is about a boy whose Chinese-born father and Texas-bred mother are tight-lipped about his ancestry, so he has to make up his family history for a school assignment. July 23, 7 p.m. Free. Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Call 6508560978.

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‘Aladdin’ by Fratello Marionettes a show for ages 4 and up. July 15, 3-4 p.m. Free. Atherton Library, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane, Atherton. Call 650-328-2422. ‘Families Interested In Private Schools’ NextStep hosts an event to help reduce the stress surrounding the competitive private school search and application process. July 18, 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Menlo College, 1000 El Camino Real, Atherton. Call 330-646-8260. ‘Reading Is So Delicious’ Storytime & Snack The Woodside Library hosts a storytime and snack event with Johnny Appleseed stories and comparative apple tasting. Sign-up required. Ages 5 to 10; parents welcome to attend with child. July 11 and July 23, 3-3:45 p.m. Free. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside. Fratello Marionettes Present ‘Aladdin’ All ages welcome. Program funded by Friends of Woodside Library. July 17, 10-11 a.m. Free. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside. Lego Club The Atherton Library hosts a Lego club, where children can build legos. Fridays, July 5-26, 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Atherton Library, 2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane, Atherton. Call 650-328-2422. Mad Science The theme of this Mad Science workshop is ĂŹTaste & SmellĂŽ. Suitable for ages 3-5. Sign-up required. July 15, 11 a.m.-noon. Free. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside. TheatreWorks PlayMakers Camp TheatreWorks Education introduces TW PlayMakers, K-8 summer camps that feature theatre games and activities, with each program

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At Kepler’s Novelist Anthony Marra, a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, will discuss his new book, “A Constellation Photo by Smeeta of Vital Mahanti Phenomena,� with Stanford creative writing teacher and Pulitzer Prize-winner Adam Johnson at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real in Menlo Park. The novel opens with eight-year-old Havaa looking on as her father is dragged off by Russian soldiers for a crime he did not commit. Mr. Marra holds a master’s degree in fine arts from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Continued from previous page culminating in a performance created by the students. June 17-July 28 and July 22-Aug. 2, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $550 per child. Jordan Middle School , 750 North California Ave., Palo Alto. Call 650-463-7146. learn/youth/camps TheatreWorks PlayMakers Camp TheatreWorks Education introduces TW PlayMakers, K-8 summer camps that feature theatre games and activities, with each program culminating in a performance created by the students. July 8-19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $550 per child. Jordan Middle School , 750 North California Ave., Palo Alto . Call 650-463-7146. Uncle Jer’s Bee Show Uncle Jer’s Bee Show will answer questions about bees, with a program including puppets and two-frame observation hives with live bees. Ages 5 and up. July 22, 6-7 p.m. Free. Woodside Library, 3140 Woodside Road, Woodside.

Live Music Music on the Square: ‘Sun Kings’ The Sun Kings, a Beatles tribute band, will perform as part of Redwood City’s “Music on the Squareâ€? summer concert series. July 19, 6-8 p.m. Free. Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City. www.redwoodcity. org/events/musiconthesquare.html Music@Menlo Carte Blanche Concert I: ‘Percussion Complexities’ The Carte Blanche series begins a program of Bach percussion music, featuring Christopher Froh, Ayano Kataoka and Ian Rosenbaum, July 20, 8 p.m. $40/$50 full price; $20/$25 for under age 30. The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton. Music@Menlo Concert Program I: Piano/Piano This installment of Music@ Menlo features a piano-centric performance. July 19, 8 p.m. $55/$65 full price; $20/$30 for under age 30. The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton. Music@Menlo Prelude Performance Featuring artists from Music@MenloĂ­s Chamber Music Institute International Program for advanced and preprofessional artists, ages eighteen to twenty-nine. They will be performing various dates throughout July and August. Visit for program details and to reserve your free ticket. 5:30 p.m. Free. The Center for Performing Arts at MenloAtherton, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton.

NOTICE OF ELECTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Municipal Election will be held in the Town of Woodside on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, for the following OfďŹ cers: A member of the Town Council to ďŹ ll the ofďŹ ce now held by Deborah C. Gordon, from District 2, for a full term of four years; A member of the Town Council to ďŹ ll the ofďŹ ce now held by David Tanner, from District 4, for a full term of four years; A member of the Town Council to ďŹ ll the ofďŹ ce now held by Anne Kasten, from District 6, for a full term of four years.

Your Voice Counts! Come and learn about San Mateo County’s supervisorial district boundaries. Share your thoughts and ideas about possible changes. We want to hear from you!

The polls will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Janet G. Koelsch, CMC Clerk of the Town of Woodside July 8, 2013

AN IMPORTANT NOTICE REQUIRED BY THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH Este informe contiene información muy importante sobre su agua potable. Tradúzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien. The O’Connor Tract Co-Operative Water Company has levels of manganese above the secondary drinking water standard.

Join us at our interactive public meeting to:

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 6:30pm - 8:30 pm Milbrae Community Center 477 Lincoln Circle, Milbrae, CA 94030

Although this is not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what you should do, what happened, and what we are doing to correct this situation. Our water system is in violation of a secondary drinking water standard. We routinely monitor for the presence of drinking water contaminants. Water sample results for the second quarter monitoring in 2013 have manganese levels of 62 ppb in well #1 and 150 ppb in well #2 (ppb=parts per billion). This is above the secondary drinking water standard, or secondary maximum contaminant level of 50 ppb. Manganese concentrations above the standard may have an effect on taste and tend to leave black deposits in some plumbing systems. What should I do? s


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O’Connor Water has been above the secondary standard for manganese for many years, and this has been described to members in the annual Report on Water Quality Measurements. Recent state regulations have imposed stricter requirements for complying with the secondary standard for manganese. The state has issued the company a citation for noncompliance. The state ordered the company to start quarterly monitoring in February 2012, and this monitoring was completed in September 2012. The state also required that manganese monitoring be continued quarterly and that the results of these tests be reported to the members. The company has contracted with an engineering company to study best available technologies for either manganese removal or sequestration (adding a chemical so that the manganese does not precipitate from the water). The report has been received, and the company will be contacting members to decide whether they wish to remove or sequester the manganese, or request a waiver from the secondary standard.

On Stage ‘Becky’s New Car’ Dragon Theatre Company puts on a comedy, “Becky’s New Car,â€? written by playwright Steven Dietz and directed by James Nelson. July 14-August 4, 2-4 p.m. $10-$25. Dragon Theatre, 2120 Broadway St., Redwood City. Call 650-4932006. The Importance of Being Earnest Stanford Summer Theater presents Oscar WildeĂ­s “The Importance of Being Earnest,â€? directed by Lynn Soffer, with Kay Kostopoulos, Marty Pistone, Courtney Walsh, Don Demico, Jessica Waldman David Raymond, Austin Caldwell and Ruth Marks. July 18-August 11, 8-10 p.m. $25, $15 for students and seniors. Pigott Theater, Memorial Auditorium, 551 Serra Mall, Stanford. www.stanford. edu/group/summertheater/cgi-bin/sst/tickets

If no one or only one person is nominated for an elective ofďŹ ce, appointment to the elective ofďŹ ce may be made as prescribed by Section 10229, Elections Code of the State of California.

Please share this information with all the other people who drink this water, especially those who may not have received this public notice directly (for example, people in apartments, nursing homes, schools, and businesses). You can do this by posting this public notice in a public place or distributing copies by hand or mail.

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For further information, contact: Ana Pedreiro, Secretary-Treasurer, Telephone 650-321-2723 O’Connor Tract Co-Operative Water Co., System 4110019 P.O. Box 1375, Palo Alto, California 94302-1375

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Menlo Park $4,398,000 Completed 2013. Gated 4600 SF W Menlo Estate.Gourmet Kit, Fam Rm, Formal LR, Romantic Mstr Ste. Sam Anagnostou/Tim Rea BRE #01355434/00798217 650.323.7751

Atherton $9,995,000 Show By Appointment.Gorgeous CUSTOM hm in PRIME West Ath. Gst hse,pool, Oak Knoll school. Liz Daschbach BRE #969220 650.323.7751

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995 Fictitious Name Statement

CAPITAL CONTENT FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256335 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: Capital Content, located at 1871 Camino A Los Cerros, Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): S2 ENTERPRISES LLC 1871 Camino A Los Cerros Menlo Park, CA 94025 This business is conducted by: A Limited Liability Company. 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 June 14, 2013. (ALM June 19, 26, July 3, 10, 2013) FIERRO METAL FABRICATION FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256438 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: Fierro Metal Fabrication, located at 861 Warrington Ave., Redwood City, CA 94063, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): DEMIS A. RUEDA 428 Buckeye St. 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 June 19, 2013. (ALM June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 2013) LUXE LARDER FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256491 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: Luxe Larder, located at 511 Fanita Way, Menlo Park CA 94025, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): LUXE LARDER LLC 511 Fanita Way Menlo Park, CA 94025 CA This business is conducted by: A Limited Liability Company. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 2-15-13. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on June 21, 2013. (ALM June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 2013) SKYRIDEU FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256477 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: SkyRideU, located at 2445 Sharon Oaks, Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County. Registered owner(s): BABAK MASSOUDI 2445 Sharon Oaks Menlo Park CA 94025 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on July 5, 2013. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on June 21, 2013. (ALM July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013) File No. 256450 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT The following person(s) is (are) doing business as: TOFANYOU RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY Located at: 195 State Street, San Mateo, CA 94401, COUNTY: San Mateo Is (are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): Tofanyou, Inc., 195 State Street, San Mateo, CA 94401 This business is conducted by: a corporation. Corporation/LLC: Yes Organization: DE LLC: No The registrant commenced to transact business under the FBN or names on N/A ``I declare that all information in this statement is true`` (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she know to be false is guilty of a crime.) Signature of Registrant: Pratik Patel Print Name: PRATIK PATEL

Signature MUST be that of an appropriate person, i.e. the individual, one of the general partners, a trustee or, if a corporation, by an officer (title must be included). A fictitious business name statement expires five years from the date it was filed in the office of the County Clerk. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under federal, state, or common law. This statement was filed with MARK CHURCH, Assessor-County ClerkRecorder, San Mateo County on June 19, 2013. MARK CHURCH, COUNTY CLERK BY: VERONICA MADRID, Deputy Clerk (ALM July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013) SYNTH DYNAMICS FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256459 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: Synth Dynamics, located at 325 Sharon Park Drive #612, Menlo Park, California, 94025, San Mateo County. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): JOHN CONSTANTINE KOCH 289 Camino Al Lago Atherton, CA 94027 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 June 19, 2013. (ALM July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013) LP WHOLESALE FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256362 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: LP Wholesale, located at 1753 Connecticut Dr., Redwood City, CA 94061,USA. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): LUIS ADRIAN PENA 1753 Connecticut Dr. 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 06/17/2013. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on June 17, 2013. (ALM July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013)

MENLO MARRIAGE WORKS FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256577 The following Person(s) is (are) doing business as: Menlo Marriage Works, located at 1220 University Drive, Suite 102, Menlo Park, CA 94025, San Mateo County. Is (Are) hereby registered by the following owner(s): LYNDA VOORHEES 370 Tompkins Court, #D Gilroy, CA 95020 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business name(s) listed herein on 06/19/2013. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on June 28, 2013. (ALM July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2013) MR. CHIMNEY MR. CHIMNEY BUILDER MR. CHIMNEY BUILDERS MR. CHIMNEY SWEEP MR. CHIMNEY & MASON CONSTRUCTION MRS. CHIMNEY MISTER CHIMNEY MR. CHIMNEY ANY VARIATION OF MR. CHIMNEY & DRYER VENTS R’US FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No.: 256616 The following person (persons) is (are) doing business as: 1.) Mr. Chimney, 2.) Mr. Chimney Builder, 3.) Mr. Chimney Builders, 4.) Mr. Chimney Sweep, 5.) Mr. Chimney & Mason Construction, 6.) Mrs. Chimney, 7.) Mister Chimney, 8.) Mr. Chimney Any Variation of, 9.) Mr. Chimney & Dryer Vents R’us, located at 10157 Alhambra Ave., Cupertino, CA 95014, Santa Clara County. Registered owner(s): MASON McCARTY 10157 Alhambra Ave. Cupertino, CA 95014 This business is conducted by: An Individual. The registrant commenced to transact business under the fictitious business

name(s) listed herein on 4/1/1989. This statement was filed with the County Clerk-Recorder of San Mateo County on July 1, 2013. (ALM July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2013)

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.: CIV521969 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner DAVID ERIC REINHARDT filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: DAVID ERIC REINHARDT to DAVID REINHARDT RAGOUZEOS. 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: August 1, 2013, 9:00 a.m., Dept.: PJ, of the Superior Court of California, County of San Mateo, located at 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: June 10, 2013 /s/ Robert Foiles JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT (ALM July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013) NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to sections 21700 - 21716 of the California Business and Professions Code, known as the California Self-Service Storage Facility Act, that the undersigned, ALL ABOARD MINI STORAGE will sell at public auction on JULY 24, 2013 at 3:30 P.M. at 1520 WILLOW RD., MENLO PARK, CA 94025 the following personal property, household goods, business property and/or vehicle to wit: #221 Christa Monique Padmore Kingaka Christa Padmore King, aka Christa Monique, aka Christa Padmore- 15 Bags, Lamps, Speakers, Clothing, Shoes, Bike, Toys, suitcases. #541 Louie Demetrius- 5 Boxes, Computers, Printer, Refrigerator, Books, Armoire. Dated this Sunday 30th day of June 2013 Nor Cal Storage Auctions, Inc. State License Bond #7900390179 (916) 604-9695 Dates Published 1st PUBLICATION July 3, 2013 and 2nd PUBLICATION July 10, 2013 By: Renee Moya_________________ Agent for Owner (ALM July 3, 10, 2013)

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BOARD 100-199 N FOR SALE 200-299 N KIDS STUFF 330-399 N MIND & BODY 400-499 NJ OBS 500-599 NB USINESS SERVICES 600-699 NH OME SERVICES 700-799 NFOR RENT/ FOR SALE REAL ESTATE 800-899 NP UBLIC/LEGAL NOTICES 995-997 The publisher waives any and all claims or consequential damages due to errors. Embarcadero Media cannot assume responsibility for the claims or performance of its advertisers. Embarcadero Media has the right to refuse, edit or reclassify any ad solely at its discretion without prior notice. THE PENINSULA’S FREE CLASSIFIEDS WEBSITE

Combining the reach of the Web with print ads reaching over 150,000 readers! is a unique website offering FREE postings from communities throughout the Bay Area and an opportunity for your ad to appear in the Palo Alto Weekly, The Almanac and the Mountain View Voice.

Bulletin Board 115 Announcements Advertise your business or product in alternative papers across the U.S. for just $995/ week. New advertiser discount “Buy 3 Weeks, Get 1 Free” (AAN CAN) DID YOU KNOW that Ten Million adults tweeted in the past month, while 164 million read a newspaper in print or online in the past week? ADVERTISE in 240 California newspapers for one low cost. Your 25 word classified ad will reach over 6 million+ Californians. For brochure call Elizabeth (916)288-6019 (Cal-SCAN) The business that considers itself immune to advertising, finds itself immune to business. REACH CALIFORNIANS WITH A CLASSIFIED IN ALMOST EVERY COUNTY! Over 270 newspapers! Combo-California Daily and Weekly Networks. Free Brochures. or (916)288-6019. (Cal-SCAN)

133 Music Lessons Enjoyable Piano Lessons Young, old, beginners, advanced, enjoy the special pleasure of playing the piano in a relaxed setting. Dr. Renee’s Piano 650 854-0543 FUN Piano|Violin|Guitar Lessons Hope Street Music Studios In downtown Mtn.View. Most Instruments voice. All ages & levels 650-961-2192

Moms/Daughters- $ Stanford Stanford University's Psychology Department is currently seeking mothers with a history of depression and their 10 to 14-year-old daughters for a paid research study at Stanford. Following a 20-30 minute phone screening interview, eligible participants will be asked to come to Stanford University for up to 3 sessions, each lasting approximately 3.5 hours. Eligible pairs will be compensated $40/hour and researchers will schedule sessions at your convenience: evenings and weekend sessions are available. For more information, please email or call Maria Lemus at or (650) 723-0804. original ringtones Practical Music Theory Restaurants with Heart Iron Gate Stanford music tutoring Summer Dance Camps & Classes

130 Classes & Instruction NEED CLASS A CDL TRAINING? Start a CAREER in trucking today! Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and offer "Best-In-Class" training. New Academy Classes Weekly. No Money Down or Credit check. Certified Mentors Ready and Available. Paid (While Training With Mentor). Regional and Dedicated Opportunities. Great Career Path. Excellent Benefits Package. Please Call: (520) 226-4362 (Cal-SCAN) French Classes through The Alliance Francaise starting in June every Tuesday and Thursday 7pm - 8:30pm @ Douce France Cafe, Town and Country Village, PA. Register: or call 415/775-7755 German language class Instruction for Hebrew Bar and Bat Mitzvah For Affiliated and Unaffiliated George Rubin, M.A. in Hebrew/Jewish Education 650/424-1940

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Bronze Store - Buddha Statue COACH LEATHER DESKTRAY - $95fine art 1950’s vari-vue retorted worth high 30’s 802-343-3598 GE Clock Fine telchron 1940 clock worth $4,400 Principals 802-343-3598

135 Group Activities International Homeschool Thanks to St Jude

Vintage armoire - 500

140 Lost & Found FOUND! Camera bag at Paly grad Found~Camera bag with contents at Palo Alto High Graduation ceremony. Identify for return.

145 Non-Profits Needs

235 Wanted to Buy CASH BUYER 1970 and Before, Comic Books, Toys, Sports, entire collections wanted. I travel to you and Buy EVERYTHING YOU have! Call Brian TODAY: 1-800-617-3551 (Cal-SCAN) WANTED: Pre-1975 Superhero Comic Books, sports, non sports cards, toys, original art, movies & celebrity memorabilia especially 1960’s. Collector/Investor, paying cash. Call Mike: (800)273-0312 (Cal-SCAN)


150 Volunteers Fosterers Needed for Moffet Cats FRIENDS OF THE PALO ALTO LIBRARY

240 Furnishings/ Household items

For Sale

Baby bassinet - 40.00 Beautiful armoire with interior - $700 Beautiful sofa and armchair - 800.00

201 Autos/Trucks/ Parts

comfortable chair - $50.00




Toyota 2001 Corolla CE, automatic. Low mileage 19,700. Original owner. $5000 obo.

330 Child Care Offered :-) part time nanny EXPERIENCED NANNY NANNY/MOTHERS HELPER

340 Child Care Wanted Babysitter wanted

355 Items for Sale Boy shoes11/12, 12,5 $4 BOY0-6MonthsClothesw/tags$50 LearningToys2-6YrsLaptop,puzzles

CASH FOR CARS Any Car/Truck. Running or Not! Top Dollar Paid. We Come To You! Call For Instant Offer: 1-888-420-3808 (AAN CAN) DONATE YOUR CAR Fast Free Towing 24 hr. Response Tax Deduction. UNITED BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION. Providing Free Mammograms & Breast Cancer Info 888-792-1675 (Cal-SCAN) DONATE YOUR CAR truck or boat to Heritage for the Blind. Free 3 Day Vacation, Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. 888-902-6851. (Cal-SCAN)

210 Garage/Estate Sales Los Altos, 190 Lyell Street, July 13, 9-2 Mountain View, 537 San Pierre Way, July 13, 8-12 SAD light, original art, household goods, nice women’s clothing

425 Health Services ATTENTION SLEEP APNEA SUFFERERS with Medicare. Get CPAP Replacement Supplies at little or NO COST, plus FREE home delivery! Best of all, prevent red skin sores and bacterial infection! Call 888-699-7660. (Cal-SCAN)

Canada Drug Center is your choice for safe and affordable medications. Our licensed Canadian mail order pharmacy will provide you with savings of up to 90 percent on all your medication needs. Call today 1-800-273-0209, for $10.00 off your first prescription and free shipping. (Cal-SCAN)

202 Vehicles Wanted

Palo Alto, 3369 South Court, July 13 & 14, 8-4 Vintage hand & electric Tools; misc. Hocking Red & Green depression glass; misc. Apple Blossom china (pink patter); misc. Copeland Spode china; misc. Juno Haviland china; costume jewelry & watches; misc. silver plate dinnerware & other items; misc. crystal stemware; toys; books; wardrobe chests; wood-lined steel military chests; nautical ship lights; vintage table top lamps; drafting machine; terrarium; misc. military collectables; artwork & photos; vintage home appliances.

Kid’s Stuff

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Seadoo 2008 RXT-X&RXP-X - $2849 SLEEKCRAFT $12400

Breast enlargement call drmusa + $200

Two sleeping bags

Beginning Jazz Dance (8-teen) Dance Mania (5-7yr olds)

215 Collectibles & Antiques China cabinet - 1200

Applying to Private Schools? Dance Expressions Summer 2013

Palo Alto, 4000 Middlefield Road, July 13 & 14, 10-4

Dinning table Good condition 6 chairs offer IKEA Queen Sofa/Futon - $75 Queen size sofa bed - 300 Solid wood dresser - $100.00

470 Psychics

Swivel armchairs / ottoman - 300 per se

Emily Watts God-Gifted Love Psychologist. Reunites Lovers. Stops Unwanted Divorce. Helps all problems. 2 Free Questions by Phone. 1-630-835-7256 (AAN CAN)

Two Singer Sewing Machines - $100.00 Ea

245 Miscellaneous *REDUCE YOUR CABLE BILL! Get an All-Digital Satellite system installed for FREE and programming starting at $24.99/mo. FREE HD/DVR upgrade for new callers, SO CALL NOW! (877)366-4509 (Cal-SCAN) DirecTV Over 140 channels only $29.99 a month. Call Now! Triple savings! $636.00 in Savings, Free upgrade to Genie & 2013 NFL Sunday ticket free!! Start saving today! 1-800-291-0350 (Cal-SCAN) DISH TV Retailer Starting at $19.99/month (for 12 mos.) & High Speed Internet starting at $14.95/ month (where available.) SAVE! Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL Now! 1-800-357-0810 (Cal-SCAN) SAVE on Cable TV-Internet-Digital Phone-Satellite. You`ve Got A Choice! Options from ALL major service providers. Call us to learn more! CALL Today. 888-706-4301.(Cal-SCAN)

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475 Psychotherapy & Counseling Counseling Services Mental Research Institute clinics offer low cost counseling services by appointment for individuals, couples, families and children in English, Spanish, and Mandarin. Location: 555 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto. For information, call 650/321-3055

CLASSIFIED DEADLINES: FOR THE ALMANAC Classified Word Ads Friday by Noon Classified Display Ads Thursday by 5 p.m. for Space Reservation. Friday by Noon for Copy.

Jobs 500 Help Wanted Engineer Web QA Engineer: Position available at Lytro, Inc. in Mountain View, CA. Design & develop software for purpose of ensuring quality of code comprising Lytro's web apps.; Test existing code of Lytro's web apps. to assist software design & devlpmnt activities; Develop interfaces from Lytro's bug tracking system (Jira) to Agile software devlpmnt tools; Help define software devlpmnt process for Lytro's web products (including interactions & roles of QA, devlpmnt, product marketing & customer opers.). Reqs: Master's degree or foreign equiv. degree in Comp. Science, Engineering or related field & 2 yrs. of exp. w/Java, JavaScript & C++ or in the alternative a Bachelor's degree or foreign equiv. degree in Comp. Science, Engineering or related field & 5 yrs. of progressive exp. w/Java, JavaScript & C++; Exp. developing & executing test cases through devlpmnt & formal test phases of project; Exp. coordinating test projects including input (reqs. from other teams) & deliverables (data analysis, data reviews, reporting); Knowledge of quality assurance processes for software devlpmnt; Exp. w/relational databases. Resumes to: Omer Cohen, Chief People Officer, Lytro, Inc., 1300 Terra Bella Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94043. Reference: WEBQA2013

540 Domestic Help Wanted NANNY/BABY-SITTER Pick up my 2,4year old kids from school and watch them until I get home from work. duties will be for 2-3 days/week. Applicant should be of the highest moral character. Send resume, salary expectations to:

560 Employment Information $$$HELP WANTED$$$ Extra Income! Assembling CD cases from Home! No Experience Necessary! Call our Live Operators Now! 1-800-405-7619 EXT 2450 http://www. (AAN CAN) AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get FAA approved Aviation Maintenance Technician training. Job placement and Financial assistance for qualified students. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 888-242-3382 (Cal-SCAN) AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get FAA approved Maintenance training. Financial aid for qualified students – Housing available. Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-804-5293 (Cal-SCAN) AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get trained as FAA certified Aviation Technician. Housing and Financial aid for qualified students. Job placement assistance. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-492-3059 (AAN CAN) DRIVERS Freight Up = More $. Class A CDL Required. Call 877-258-8782. (Cal-SCAN) Drivers: Training Class A-CDL. Train and work for us! Professional and focused training for your Class A-CDL. You choose between Company Driver, Owner Operators, Lease Operator or Lease Trainer. (877) 369-7126 (Cal-SCAN)


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Help Wanted! make extra money in our free ever popular homemailer program, includes valuable guidebook! Start immediately! Genuine! 1-888-292-1120 (AAN CAN) Paid In Advance! MAKE up to $1000 A WEEK mailing brochures from home! Helping Home Workers since 2001! Genuine Opportunity! No Experience required. Start Immediately! (AAN CAN)

615 Computers

636 Insurance

MY COMPUTER WORKS Computer problems? Viruses, spyware, email, printer issues, bad internet connections - FIX IT NOW! Professional, U.S.-based technicians. $25 off service. Call for immediate help. 1-888-865-0271 (Cal-SCAN)

SAVE $$$ on AUTO INSURANCE from the major names you know and trust. No forms. No hassle. No obligation. Call READY FOR MY QUOTE now! CALL 1-888-706-8325. (Cal-SCAN)

Home Services

624 Financial Cut your STUDENT LOAN payments in HALF or more even if Late or in Default. Get Relief FAST Much LOWER payments. Call Student Hotline 855-589-8607 (Cal-SCAN)

Business Services

GET FREE OF CREDIT CARD DEBT NOW! Cut payments by up to half. Stop creditors from calling. 888-416-2691. (Cal-SCAN) Guaranteed Income For Your Retirement. Avoid market risk & get guaranteed income in retirement! CALL for FREE copy of our SAFE MONEY GUIDE Plus Annuity Quotes from A-Rated companies! 800-375-8607 (Cal-SCAN)

604 Adult Care Offered EXPERIENCED CARE GIVER Experienced Live-in Care Giver Available now for one or two persons Transportation, insurance, refs. 650-966-4025


710 Carpentry Cabinetry-Individual Designs Precise, 3-D Computer Modeling: Mantels * Bookcases * Workplaces *Wall Units * Window Seats. Ned Hollis, 650/856-9475

715 Cleaning Services Excellent Housecleaning Excellent References! Rosalina Lopez 1-650-308-5109.

THE PENINSULA’S FREE CLASSIFIEDS WEBSITE TO RESPOND TO ADS WITHOUT PHONE NUMBERS GO TO WWW.FOGSTER.COM Navarro Housecleaning Services Apartments and homes. Carpets and windows. 20 years exp., good refs. Call for free est. 650/853-3058; 650/796-0935

751 General Contracting

Orkopina Housecleaning Since 1985 Laundr W  Walls/Windows   Out

Dependable, Trustworthy, Detailed

650-962-1536 Bonded & Insured | Lic. 20624

730 Electrical A FAST RESPONSE! lic #545936 Bob 650-343-5125.

Clarence Electric Co.

Residential Specialist Troubleshooting Experts Sr/Mil Disc/CC accept Live Response!




30 Years Experience

748 Gardening/ Landscaping

650.529.1662 650.483.4227

Bryan’s Weedwhacking Call me today! 831-524-5278.


30 Years in family

Ya       Tree triming & removing, including P   

650.814.1577  650.455.0062 J. Garcia Garden Maintenance Service Free est. 20 years exp. (650)366-4301 or (650)346-6781

CompleteomeRepair Maintenanc  emodelin ProfessionalPainting Carpentr Plumbing   CustomCabineDesig Deckence AnMuchMore

J & G HAULING SERVICE Misc. junk, office, garage, furniture, mattresses, green waste yard debri and more... Lic. &Ins. FREE estimates. 650-743-8852 (see my Yelp reviews) Johnston Hauling 100% Recycle Junk Removal Best Rates * Local Since 1985 650/327-HAUL; 415/999-0594 Insured - PL/PD

767 Movers BAY AREA RELOCATION SERVICES Homes, Apartments, Storage. Full Service moves. Serving the Bay Area for 20 yrs. Licensed & Insured. Armando,650-630-0424. CAL-T190632

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Glen Hodges Painting Call me first! Senior discount. 45 yrs. #351738. 650/322-8325


STYLE PAINTING Full service painting. Insured. Lic. 903303. 650/388-8577

25 Years of Exp.



775 Asphalt/ Concrete

LANDA’S GARDENING & LANDSCAPING *Yard Maintenance*New Lawns*Clean Ups*Tree Trimming*Wood Fences* Rototilling*Power Washing*irrigation timer programming. 17 years experience. Call Ramon 650-576-6242

Mtn. View Asphalt Sealing Driveway, parking lot seal coating. Asphalt repair, striping. 30+ yrs. family owned. Free est. Lic. 507814. 650/967-1129 Roe General Engineering Asphalt, concrete, pavers, tiles, sealing, new construct, repairs. 35 yrs exp. No job too small. Lic #663703. 650/814-5572

Leo Garcia Landscape/ Maintenance Lawn and irrig. install, clean-ups. Res. and comml. maint. Free Est. Lic. 823699. 650/369-1477.

Real Estate 801 Apartments/ Condos/Studios PA: 1BR/1BA Creekside setting. Hardwood flrs., carport, gardner. In 4-plex. N/P. $1295 mo., lease. Avail. 7/15. Call Arn Cenedella, Agent, 650/566-5329

805 Homes for Rent Los Altos Hills, 5+ BR/3.5 BA $12,000

759 Hauling

771 Painting/ Wallpaper



757 Handyman/ Repairs


Call 650-690-7995

Beckys Landscape Weekly/periodic maint. Annual rose/fruit tree pruning, clean-ups, irrigation, sod, planting, raised beds. Power washing. 650/444-3030


A NOTICE TO READERS: It is illegal for an unlicensed person to perform contracting work on any project valued at $500.00 or more in labor and materials. State law also requires that contractors include their license numbers on all advertising. Check your contractor’s status at or 800-321-CSLB (2752). Unlicensed persons taking jobs that total less than $500.00 must state in their advertisements that they are not licensed by the Contractors State License Board.

Menlo Park, 3 BR/2 BA Beautiful home on coveted, peaceful cul-de-sac in West Menlo. Spacious front and backyard. Newly renovated bathrooms and kitchen. Quality fixtures, stainless steel appliances. Washer and dryer. Hardwood floors and wood burning fireplace. Unfurnished. Menlo Park, 3 BR/2.5 BA - $4500/ mont Mountain View, 3 BR/2.5 BA - $4950 Palo Alto - $4350 Palo Alto - $8,750/mo Palo Alto, 3 BR/2.5 BA - $4350 Palo Alto..channing Av, 4 BR/2 BA $4900. mo Portola Valley, 2 BR/2 BA - $5,400.00 Redwood City - $3,900.00

809 Shared Housing/ Rooms ALL AREAS - ROOMMATES.COM Browse hundreds of online listings with photos and maps. Find your roommate with a click of the mouse! Visit: http:// (AAN CAN)

811 Office Space Palo Alto, 1 BR/2 BA Large furnished office available Tuesdays for psychotherapist. Located in Victorian near downtown Palo Alto. 650-327-1149.

815 Rentals Wanted Couple ISO house/condo for rent Teacher Looking for Quiet Rental

820 Home Exchanges Home Based Job

825 Homes/Condos for Sale Los Altos - $799000


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140 ELEANOR DR $8,250,000 Totally updated home with views to San Francisco! 6BR/6.5BA home w/expanses of lush level lawn, BRE #01332535 pool, English garden, and vineyard. LYN JASON COBB 650.464.2622


HELEN & BRAD MILLER 650.400.3426 BRE #01142061/00917768 BRE #00938609

LOCKWOOD 1319 SAN MATEO DR $5,495,000 MARGOT ERIKA DEMMA Classic traditional designed by Bob Flury. Premier 650.400.2528/740.2970 block on 1/2 ac of gorgeous grdns. 5BD/4.5BA, lg BRE #01017519/01230766 kit/FR, library, frml DR, 3 car garage. Pool/spa.


497 STOCKBRIDGE AVE $4,500,000 Fabulous property on 1.14 A. 2BD/2.5BA main house + 2 guest houses. Enchanting Tea House completes BRE #01085834 the serene landscaping. Sparkling pool & waterfall.

HELEN & BRAD MILLER 650.400.3426 BRE #01142061/00917768

1185 TRINITY $2,595,000 Stunningly remodeled 4BR/3BA Sharon Heights home in private & natural setting. Great entertaining flow. Ideal master suite w/views of western hills.

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BRIGID VAN RANDALL 650.566.5348 BRE #01139489 BRE #00912143

SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT $6,295,000 Beautiful 2-story Mediterranean home on a cul-desac in Las Lomitas school district. 6BR/6.5BA. 1BR guest house. Pool & spa at top of sweeping lawn. MENLO PARK

2 BRIDLE LN $5,495,000 4BD/3.5BA Stunning and spacious 4940 sf contemp. home located on 3.78 level ac in Central Woodside. Enjoy views at the beautiful pool & garden area.

STEVEN GRAY 650.743.7702 BRE #1498634

2312 LOMA PRIETA LN $4,649,000 Spacious 6BD/6.5BA home offering 3 levels of gracious living. Built new in 2006 with highest quality materials & finishes. Las Lomitas Schl District. ATHERTON

3100 WOODSIDE R D $4,095,000 3 ac estate & upgraded 4BR/3BA home close to town center shops, restaurants & WDS School (pre-K to 8th); Private rolling fields, barn & rose gardens.

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1 GROVE CT $6,495,000 PRICE REDUCED! 3BD/3.5BA Visually stunning modern home with floor to ceiling windows atop quiet 1.59 ac knoll near center of town w/spectacular views.




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25 N GATE $2,950,000 Gorgeous new home; 3 levels w/absolute designer style, fab finishes & amazing qual; Upstairs master & 2 BD plus lower BD or office/fitness. REDWOOD CITY | NEW LISTING!

4317 SILVA AV $1,649,000 Spacious and bright 3 bed/2 bath home with office. 2 car garage. Huge 11,000 sq. ft. lot. Convenient location. Excellent Los Altos schools!

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352 SUMMIT DR $1,595,000 Stunning 4BR/3.5BA canyon view home w/ own vineyard on 11,935 sqft lot. FR, Kitchen. Great for indoor/ outdoor living. Visit


759 M IDDLE AVE $1,495,000 424 WEBSTER ST $1,398,000 GREG STANGE 650.208.5196 Charming, Tasteful and Thoughtful home completely Stylish 2 bedroom, 2 bath ground level condo! Steps remodeled. Near Allied Arts, Downtown & Stanford from University. Just redesigned & upgraded with BRE #01418178 Shopping. 2BR/2BA/formal DR/eat-in kitchen. high-end materials using a hip European theme.


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1400 NATIVE SONS RD $1,300,000 Just 2.7 miles west of Skyline Blvd., this 2BD/2BA home sits on almost 15 acres of redwood forest. Separate 1BD/1BA apt above second 2 car garage. | ©2013 Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. All Rights Reserved. Coldwell Banker® is a registered trademark licensed to Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. An Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Each Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Office Is Owned by a Subsidiary of NRT LLC. DRE License # 01908304

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