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Comunidad se puso de pie

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pesar de tiempos difíciles la campaña de “Toys for Tots” de los Marines ha tenido un resultado bueno. Los recolección de juguetes y donativos fue productiva este año 2010. El pasado 11 diciembre el Servicio de Transporte Público (VTA) puso a su disposición unidades móviles para colectar los donativos. Como es tradicional dos semanas antes de navidad, las unidades ofrecen su servicio para ser utilizados como medio de transporte hacia los almacénes. “Hemos tenido bastante éxito. Nos ha sorprendido gratamente la respuesta de la comunidad. Se logró completar dos autobuses llenos de regalos” explicó a EO el Sargento Timoteo Santibañez. En la foto el Sargento Timoteo Santibañez nos muestra la cantidad de juguetes que se logró colectar en los autobuses de VTA, gracias al apoyo de la comunidad. (Texto y foto de Rosario Vital)

Poncho Guevara, Director Ejecutivo de “Sacred Heart Community Services” recibió del Presidente de Comerica Bank, Mike Fulton la cantidad de 14 mil dólares para suplir una parte de las necesidades que tiene que cubrir la organización no lucrativa.

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n estos tiempos tan díficiles de desempleo, la situación de las familias de menos recursos ha sido golpeada fuertemente. Las organizaciones no lucra-

tivas como “Sacred Heart Community Services” se han visto afectadas también por la escasez de donativos. Recientemente la organización estaba enfrentando un gran dilema. Ellos estaban tratando de suplir las necesidades de 6,000 personas que se había inscrito para recibir alimentos y regalos en estas fiestas navideñas. Como los milagros existen, la agencia bancaria “Comerica Bank” no dudó en donar 14 mil dólares a esta noble causa. La entrega tuvo lugar el pasado 10 de diciembre. Mike Fulton Presidente de Comerica Bank entregó a Poncho Guevara, Director Ejecutivo de Sacred Heart Community Services esta cantidad que por cierto cae en el momento de mayor necesidad. “Cuando me enteré que miles de familias dependían de Sacred Heart, decidí que debíamos ayudarlos. Comerica Bank es una agencia bancaria que ha hecho negocios en San José por 20 años, entonces me pregunté por qué no ayudar a la organización que generosamente ayuda a quienes menos tienen”, dijo Fulton a EO. Por su parte el Director Ejecutivo de “Sacred Heart” agradeció enormemente este donativo. "Esto no podría haber llegado en este mejor momento", dijo Guevara. "Estamos pensando en repartir 3,000 cajas de Navidad con alimentos y 15,000 juguetes en las próximas semanas. Nunca hemos visto tanta necesidad, y aquí están llegando nuevas familias. Lamentablemente, todavía hay un gran número de desempleados, y no pueden darse el lujo de poner comida en sus mesas, y mucho menos pagar los gastos extras, como una cena de pavo y juguetes debajo de un árbol de Navidad. La gene rosidad de Comerica Bank es muy apreciada en esta Navidad. Según se nos informa que a diario hay un promedio de mil personas esperando por comida en este centro. Esta gente está esperanzada en los donativos de esta agencia, tales como alimentos, ropa así como ayuda en vivienda y empleos.Δ


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Opinion

Services Available for Families in Need By Dave Cortese Supervisor of Santa Clara County

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Aging and Adult Services at the following location http://bit.ly/seniornutrition.

lthough its welcome news that the economy is slowly on the mend, many of our family members and friends are still struggling to survive day to day. If you or someone you know is among those who have been hit hardest by the recession, or even those who have been creatively balancing your budget for the past few years, relief may still be a ways off. Fortunately, the county, in partnership with several community based agencies, has put together a network of resources that may be helpful during these trying times. Do you know anyone in need of housing? The recent cold snap reminds us of the need to keep a roof over our heads. If you know anyone who is looking for affordable housing, you can use a FREE online tool to help them search for it. This tool is located at www.scchousingsearch.com. This tool is a collaboration of a number of local entities, government and nonprofits. It lets you search by the type of housing you are looking for, price of housing you can afford, and special housing needs that must be met. It is a great resource for those looking for affordable housing in Santa Clara County. Do you know anyone in need of food? There are a number of agencies that can help provide food services. If you know someone who needs help paying for groceries, you can help them find out more information on California’s Food Stamp program. This program has a local application service through the Santa Clara County Social Services Department and can be reached through the following link http://bit.ly/sccfoodstamp. You could also help them reach out to Second Harvest Food Bank. This organization provides FREE food for qualified individuals and families. Second Harvest Food Bank can be contacted at http://www.shfb.org/ for more information on programs and services.

There are also organizations in our county that provide free or low cost food to individuals and families. If you know someone who can’t afford food and needs a meal, you could help them by giving them information on Loaves and Fishes, who recently opened up a new location on the East Side. This organization provides free meal services at http://www.loavesfishes.org/.

If you are, or know of, a senior looking for food assistance options, there are a two different programs run through Santa Clara County’s Department of Aging and Adult Services. These include Meals on Wheels, where food can be delivered directly to homes of seniors and the disabled as well as a number of congregate (community) meal sites that serve low-cost meals to seniors in a social and fun atmosphere. For more information on these programs, you can visit Santa Clara County’s Department of

Didn’t see what you are looking for? Need other services or resources not listed here? Contact www.211scc.org. This valuable site will connect you with a wide variety of resources in numerous service areas in the Santa Clara County. Of course you can always contact me at (408) 299-5030 or dave.cortese@bos.sccgov.org and my staff and I will do our best to connect you with the resources you are seeking.

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Do you know anyone who is looking for a job? Santa Clara County may be able to help individuals learn employment skills (for those who qualify) or find a job through the CalWorks program. If you , or someone you know, is looking for a job, you can check out the qualification requirements for this program at Santa Clara County’s Employment and Benefits Services at http://bit.ly/sccemployment. For professionals, a good job resource to try is ProMatch. This one-stop collaborative career service can be reached at www.promatch.org. Do you know anyone in need of healthcare services? Looking to see if you or your family qualifies for any local healthcare programs? Check out the Santa Clara Family Health Plan at http://www.scfhp.com/. These plans provide access to healthcare services for qualified individuals. Need access to healthcare services immediately? Santa Clara County’s Valley Medical Center provides healthcare services to those in need of care. You can learn more about their programs and services by visiting their website at http://www.sccgov.org/portal/site/scvmc or to make an appointment call 1-888-334-1000.

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A High Speed Rail Service Alternative Concept By Hilbert Morales

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very good objective is being missed altogether by the current CA High Speed Rail Authority (CAHSRA). Actually, several current needs of the CA economy and its peoples would be addressed: creation of jobs, enhancement of the development of areas now ‘underdeveloped’ and the encouragement of people to reside in the Central Valley. The long term objective would be the connection of California’s high speed rail system to the one being developed to the north. The final outcome would be a high speed rail service from San Diego all the way north to Seattle, Washington. Is this not a reasonable project which qualifies for federal funding? It would be similar to the establishment of the national U.S. Highway system under the Eisenhower Administration after World War II. Why not have the CAHSRA have as its first objective the establishment of high speed rail service from San Diego up the Central Valley all the way north to Sacramento and beyond to Red Bluff, Redding, Chico and Cresent City? Then the CAHSRA trains will go from nowhere to somewhere. Know that if built along this route “they will come”…businesses, contractors, jobs, people and government agencies. The economic development of Northern CA would become enhanced. The current extension from San Jose to San Francisco can be deferred to a later date. The resources to be used there would have a higher return on investment when applied to areas having lower right of way costs. An upgrade of the current CalTrans commuter services from San Jose to San Francisco is possible at much lower costs and without the disruption of the Mid peninsula urban area which contains Silicon Valley whose ecosystem would not be impacted for the present time. If this addition to the current mission of the CAHSRA requires going back to the voters, the possibility of approval is very high when presented as the needed economic development of the entire state. Demographic growth projects require the development now of future living areas for those additional 20 million Californians projected to reside here. Why not prepare the lower population density areas for them? The high speed railway service could go north from Sacramento, to Chico, Redding, and all the way to Crescent City at the northern

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CA border. Its construction would be analogous to the intercontinental railroad which connected America’s Midwest with its western coast during the Abraham Lincoln administration. In this case CA would install a high speed rail service from San Diego in the South to Crescent City in the north. The outcome would encourage settlement and development of Northern CA where there is low cost land, more potable water, and Shasta’s Dam electric generation capability would be put to full use. Let’s establish the goal of encouraging CA’s population growth to settle in Northern CA. High speed rail service could be used to encourage development of ‘empty’ Northern CA rather than continual growth of the existing megapolis at San Diego, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. Additional beneficial outcomes are that the peripheral canal around the Sacramento Delta may not have to be built; The American and Californian Aqueducts would not have to be enlarged. Because of high speed rail service which encourages development of Northern CA, a higher resident population there would mean that certain services could be provided at lower and reasonable costs. The long term objective would be to connect San Diego with Seattle to the north with high speed rail services. This is a planning and development concept that may be evaluated now prior to the disruptive proposals required for the San Jose to San Francisco high speed rail service. Think of the many legal challenges to eminent domaine proceedings for site acquisitions, years of disruptive construction and excavation, etc. All that can be done in Northern CA with a minimum level of disruptions and cost of right of ways Let’s get the biggest return on investment in Northern California. Let’s redefine the purpose of CA High Speed Rail Service to connect the southern limit with its northern limits in the interest of facilitating future development of California and enabling the future growth in population and economic capability. This alternative high speed rail service concept serves the national interest. It is worthy of being evaluated and implemented before establishing high speed rail service between San Jose and San Francisco.Δ

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Somos Mayfair Distributed 186 Brand New Bikes to Families in the Neighborhood!

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an José, CA- Somos Mayfair announced today that 186 children now have brand new bikes in the Mayfair neighborhood! Somos Mayfair is proud to be a new partner agency of TurningWheels for Kids (TWFK) this holiday season. The generous TWFK grant gave Somos Mayfair the opportunity to fulfill the holiday wishes of many children, while providing them with a gift that promotes physical activity and healthy lifestyles, furthering their work of fostering family health and wellness. “ I am constantly in awe of people’s generous spirits! Almost 200 children in Mayfair received gifts of new bikes that I’m sure they will remember forever. And it was all made possible by the generous work of our friends at TurningWheels for Kids, Teamsters Local 287, Cisco, HCL and the United Way Silicon Valley. The bright eyes and smiles of the kids and their parents let us know just how special these gifts are to them” Jaime Alvarado, Executive Director. Many families in Mayfair rely on the support of Somos Mayfair’s holiday giving program to ensure that their children receive a holiday gift that they would otherwise go without. With tears in her eyes, one mother, Marina said, “ I want to thank all those involved in this bike project, because I am going to be able to give my son Daniel something special this Christmas.”

About Somos Mayfair Somos Mayfair is one of the growing numbers of grassroots organizations in the Country providing direct services to the community and organizing residents to take collective action. Since beginning its work in 1997, Somos Mayfair has cultivated the dreams and power of the people of Mayfair through cultural activism, social services and community organizing. It focuses on three overarching goals: fostering family health and wellness, nurturing the early school success of our youngest children, and building community power to secure full equity for the entire community. For more information about Somos Mayfair, please contact Camille LlanesFontanilla, Development Director at 408-937-2576 or cfontanilla@somosmayfair.org.

No More Plastic Bags

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AN JOSE, CA –– San Jose – the largest city in the Bay Area and the third largest city in California, passed landmark legislation to ban plastic bags that will reduce the amount of plastic pollution that is clogging our creeks and San Francisco Bay. As the policy with the most coverage proposed anywhere in California, this ordinance would ban plastic bags and require a small charge on recycled-content paper bags at most retailers. The ban that passed with a 10-1 vote, will take effect in 2012 and also requires retailers to charge 10 cents for paper bags starting January 2012 and increase that to 25 cents in 2013. Bay Area residents use an estimated 3.8 billion plastic bags per year and discard over one hundred plastic bags per second. The average use time of a plastic bag is only 12 minutes. Plastic bags are a major component of urban litter. Even when placed in trash cans, these lightweight bags are often picked up by wind and blown into the gutters – where they flow into creeks and storm drains and then into the Bay and the ocean. Plastic bags are among the most harmful, ubiquitous and preventable types of pollution. San Jose waterways threatened by trash and plastic pollution In 2007, the San Francisco Regional Water Quality Control Board declared three waterways in San Jose – Guadalupe River, Coyote Creek and Silver Creek – so polluted with trash that they violate the federal Clean Water Act. As part of Coastal Cleanup Day, volunteers reported removing over 1,000 plastic bags from Coyote Creek in 2008. Just this past summer, per new regulations outlined in the Water Board’s municipal stormwater permit, the City of San Jose identified 43 “trash hot spots” that the City will now be required to clean up. The City anticipates it will cost them $4 million over five years to comply with stricter trash discharge requirements in the new regulations. Further, both Coyote Creek and Guadalupe River repeatedly make Save The Bay’s annual list of Bay Trash Hot Spots. Plastic trash solutions Tough policies and regulations are needed to reduce plastic trash flowing to the Bay and ocean. Smartly crafted ban or charge policies, such as the one proposed in San Jose, are proven ways to create a mass switch to reusable bags to clean up our communities and San Francisco Bay, and save cities money. Washington D.C.’s five cent charge on bags has resulted in an estimated 80 percent decrease in plastic and paper bag distribution, and 66 percent fewer plastic bags found in the Anacostia River. San Jose city staff estimates that it costs the City at least $3 million annually to collect plastic bags that litter creeks and clog storm drains. The City’s recycling contractors also support this policy, as plastic bags jam machinery, causing work flow stoppages and threatening worker safety.


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Libros que ayudan cuando no hay doctor Por Rosario Vital El Observador

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ibros de todo y para todos. Conteniendo temas de salud que explican de una manera sencilla el cuidado de uno mismo. Estos libros son distribuidos por la organización sin fines de lucro “Hesperian Foundation” cuya misión es llevarlos a comunidades aisladas. Este material es fácil de leer y está dirigido a personas que por primera vez se conectan con libros cuyas ilustraciones les permite entender temas tan complejos como el cuidado del asma o qué hacer en caso una persona se lastima. David Werner fundó Hesperian Foundation. Entre él y otras personas escribieron e ilustraron uno de los primeros libros basado en su trabajo con la salud y programas de rehabilitación en zonas rurales de México. Aunque ya no está en la fundación,su trabajo inspiró para que se continuara con esta tarea de educar fácilmente a través de estos libros donde surgieron otros temas también de salud. Aunque estos libros son destinados a luga-

res remotos del mundo, no podemos pasar por alto que aquí, en el Valle del Silicio hayan personas que necesiten de esta material informativo. “El material es fácil de leer y entender. Está dirigido para todos los latinos que necesiten este tipo de información, especialmente las personas que no han tenido acceso a una educación superior. El libro es valioso porque es material preventivo de salud”, explicó Karla Reyes. A nivel local estos libros se distribuyen a través de la Libreria La Rosa localizado en el centro comercial “La Tropicana” del este de San José. El material está completamente en español, educa informa y explica a través de gráficos el cuidado dental entre otras cosas. Reyes que se ha unido a este proyecto quiere que estos libros sean distribuidos a muchas personas. “Queremos que la gente compre libros, deseamos que las personas tengan acceso a esta información de la misma manera que otros la tienen”. Librería La Rosa está localizada en la 1163 S. King Rd. San José 95122. Las personas interesadas pueden hablar al (408) 271-1321.

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Keep Kids Learning During Winter Break

(NewsUSA) re you a parent dreading the anguished cries of "I'm bored!" from your kids during the long winter break? Are you a teacher concerned that your students will forget most of the skills you spent the last few months teaching them? This winter, do something to stem the knowledge loss. If you're a parent, when you're done visiting the museum, going down the sled hill or baking holiday goodies, try out something new with your kids this winter -- design a video game with them. If you're a teacher, make it a holiday assignment. That's right. Not just play another video game -- design and develop one. Developing video games is a great way to keep your kids learning over the holidays and when indoors during the cold winter months -in a way that is fun and appealing to them. Video game design has been proven to help advance kids' critical science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills, and it also teaches them invaluable 21st-century skills like problem solving and critical thinking. And, it's a great way to spend quality time with your kids to help them learn. So now that you're bought into the idea, how do you get started? Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) offers two options: * Find your local Boys & Girls Clubs.

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Many of the 4,000 Clubs across the country offer the Club Tech program, which promotes technology literacy and access. And select Clubs also offer Club Tech: Game Tech through a partnership with the AMD Foundation and its AMD Changing the Game initiative. This program is specifically designed to teach video game development. * Visit BGCA's youth website MyClubMyLife.com to download information that is appropriate for all ages. Navigate to Game Tech under the ARTS & TECH section for a copy of the course guide, which will direct you on how to implement Game Tech at home. Game Tech has a bonus learning component in that it challenges kids to create a game with a social component. That is, the games teach the players about solving a real-world problem, such as saving energy, or reducing poverty, or helping the environment. So not only are your kids learning STEM skills, they're become better citizens in the process. Best of all, when kids design video games, most of the time they don't even realize they're learning. So that means they'll keep doing it and keep learning. For more information about technology programs offered by Boys & Girls Clubs of America, visit www.bgca.org. You can use the "Find a Club" feature to locate your local Club. For more details about AMD Changing the Game, visit www.amd.com/changingthegame.


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Padres, en esta Navidad, regalen MÁS sado cómo va a lograr dichos planes. Recuerde que se trata de conversar, no de interrogar. Si su hijo todavía no tiene una idea clara de cómo va a lograr sus metas, dedique esa hora a ofrecerle algunas sugerencias de dónde puede encontrar información al respecto que lo puede ayudar. La página de ACT para estudiantes es un buen punto de partida. Dedique más tiempo para familiarizarse con los estándares de las destrezas que su hijo necesita dominar en inglés, matemáticas, ciencias, lectura y redacción, así como para entender la forma en que estas destrezas se relacionan con lograr el éxito en el examen ACT de admisión a la universidad. Los estándares de apresto para la universidad (College Readiness Standards) representan la relación directa entre lo que los estudiantes han aprendido y lo que están preparados para aprender. Por su parte, las actividades sugeridas representan la relación entre los estándares (o normas)

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OWA CITY, IOWA—La Navidad es el momento perfecto para recibir y dar más y para esperar más de las cosas que valoramos en la vida como la salud, la felicidad, las relaciones familiares y mucho más. Éste es también el momento más adecuado para pensar en cómo nuestros hijos deben preparase con una buena educación para hacer mejor uso de las oportunidades que se les presentarán. Cuando haga su listado de regalos navideños, ¿por qué no regalar a sus hijos “más y mejores oportunidades” en la vida? Ya que las oportunidades llegan como resultado de la preparación adecuada, mientras mejor preparados estén sus hijos para las próximas etapas de la vida, más oportunidades tendrá. Una manera en la que usted puede asegurar que sus hijos estén debidamente preparados para aprovechar las oportunidades que le esperan en la vida, es involucrándose más en los asuntos de la educación de su hijo. Dedicar más de su tiempo para los asuntos de la escuela es un regalo que tendrá resultados a corto y a largo plazos. Aquí ofrecemos algunas ideas para que usted regale a su hijo más de las oportunidades que necesita para salir adelante en su vida. Coordine por lo menos una visita más por semestre a la escuela de su hija, una reunión más con sus maestros, y haga todo lo posible por conocer y reunirse con el consejero escolar. Probablemente pueda hacer todo en un mismo día si lo planifica bien. Cuando visite la escuela, pregunte a los maestros y consejeros escolares si su hija o hijo está tomando los cursos necesarios para prepararse para la universidad. Pregunte al maestro si su adolescente está preparado para tomar los cursos rigurosos necesarios para estudiar en la universidad. Si no lo está, pregunte a la maestra qué puede hacer

usted, como padre, para ayudarlo a prepararse para tomar dichos cursos. Este tipo de cursos son los que su adolescente necesita para prepararse para estudiar en la universidad. Dígale a su hijo que los cursos fáciles, aunque piense que ayudan a subir el promedio de calificaciones, no necesariamente lo ayudan a encaminarse para la universidad, y tampoco lo ayudarán a lograr sus metas. Es importante que su hijo o hija sepa que los cursos correctivos no compensan lo que no ha aprendido en la escuela y que no hay garantía de que éstos lo ayuden a ser admitido en la universidad. Motive a su hija a participar de las actividades que auspicia la escuela, ya sea deportes, las artes, e incluso competencias académicas. Así como es de importante que su hijo esté activo en la escuela, también lo es que usted participe y esté activo en los asuntos académicos. Este semestre, planifique participar de por lo menos una o más actividades de la escuela, incluso reuniones de padres y maestros. A los hijos les encanta ver a los padres participar; el suyo le agradecerá que usted haya dedicado tiempo para sus cosas. Si su hijo cursa la escuela media (entre los grados 6 y 9, depende de la escuela que asista), éste es el mejor momento para que usted comience a conversar con sus maestros (en especial la de inglés, ciencia y matemática) acerca de su progreso en estas importantes destrezas académicas. Pregunte a los maestros los pasos que su hijo debe tomar para que cuando se gradúe de secundaria, esté encaminado para proseguir estudios universitarios y para una profesión que le abra las puertas de la oportunidad. Dedique por lo menos una hora más a la semana para conversar con su hijo sobre sus planes de estudio y profesionales. Pregúntele si ha pen-

académicos específicos propios de una calificación y los estándares académicos del próximo nivel. En otras palabras, que cada calificación que se obtiene en el examen ACT, está relacionado con unos estándares académicos y unas destrezas en particular, de forma que puede tener una idea de cómo se progresa de un nivel a otro de calificaciones a base de la información aprendida. Haga una cosa más por sus hijos: lea y suscríbase todos los meses al boletín informativo, Padres ACTivos. Cada mes usted encontrará información que le ayudará a darle a su hijo o hija el regalo más importante: más oportunidades en la vida. ACT, fundado en 1959, es una organización independiente, sin fines de lucro, con oficinas centrales en Iowa City, Iowa, dedicada a ayudar a las personas a lograr el éxito en la educación y en el trabajo. Para más información visite nuestra página, www.act.org.

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Business

¡Lleve Nuestros Manjares a su Casa estos Días Festivos! Cinco Deliciosos Manjares para Escoger Nuestro Manjar de Pavo & Jamón es Uno de Ellos. Un pavo rostizado entero y un cuarto de jamón con hueso cortado en espiral y glaseado en miel, acompañado con todas sus guarniciones y con un pay de calabaza o manzana.

Otros Manjares Completos Incluyen: Manjar de Pavo, Manjar de Jamón, El Manjar Supremo de Pavo Entero y el Manjar de Combinación de Pavo y Jamón.

Platillo Gratis

Adquiera un platillo completo mas dos bebidas adicionales y reciba el segundo platillo gratis (del mismo valor o menos.) Esta oferta no puede ser combinada con ninguna otra oferta, descuento o cupón. Este cupón aceptado a máximo de dos descuentos por grupo. Solamente el platillo de menor precio será descontado. No tiene valor. El impuesto, si es aplicable, debe pagarlo en cliente. Valido solo en locaciones participantes. No es válida los días festivos. Expira el 31/12/10. POS Code: Mktg Promo 2.

Give homemade gifts from the kitchen this holiday season

Para localizar el restaurante más cercano visite al página de internet mariecallenders.com.

Ordene sus Manjares y Pays por Internet* en mariecallenders.com. *Órdenes por internet y por adelantado de Pays y Manjares de Días Festivos están disponibles en los locales participantes de Marie Callender’s. Todos los Manjares requieren 3 horas para recalentarlos. Precios y participación pueden variar según el local

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(ARA) - Buttery chocolate cookie dough with chocolate chunks, nuts and marshmallows. Creamy caramels with

apple cider and warm spices. These are just a taste of some of the irresistible sweets you could be gifting this holiday season. Homemade holiday gifts deserve special presentations, but these finishing touches don't have to mean a lot of extra time or money. Break out the crafting supplies, hit up a vintage shop or venture online to gather an inspired collection of packaging materials. With a few simple tips, you can create a memorable presentation worthy of the sweet, buttery goodness inside. * Create a candy cone. To package small, individuallywrapped candies such as Spiced Apple Caramels, find some festive paper at a craft or scrapbook store. Roll it into a cone and tape it shut at the seam. Add ribbon or other decorations and then fill the cone with candy. * Think outside the cardboard box. Consider packaging your gifts in a simple wooden box with a festive bow tied around it. Visit your

local craft store for interesting containers to help you break free of the typical cardboard variety. * Take and bake. A readyto-bake treat such as North Pole Cookie Dough is the perfect hostess gift. Consider presenting it in disposable pint-sized ice cream containers. You can find them online or simply ask for a few from your local ice cream shop. Just don't forget to add a festive tag with baking instructions. * Be sure to label. Use festive gift tags with the name of your recipe so your lucky friends and family know what a special treat they're receiving. Custom complimentary gift tags can be found at butterisbest.com. Visit ButterIsBest.com to find more holiday cookie and candy recipes courtesy of America's Dairy Farmers. While there, sign up for the daily holiday cookie enewsletter, "Better Baking with Butter," available to subscribers from Nov. 22 to Dec. 25.


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¡Qué regalar en estas fiestas!

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apiBlogger y Mamá Contemporánea, dos de los principales blogs de consejos de crianza para padres hispanos, se unieron para concebir una solución simple que elimine parte de ese estrés, y nos permita disfrutar a plenitud de la alegría festiva, gracias a una guía exhaustivamente investigada con regalos para papá, mamá, párvulos y niños en general. La guía, que cuenta con una amplia gama de rangos de precios, incluye además secciones que reseñan populares aplicaciones familiares y magníficos regalos con temática hispana. La Guía 2010, primera edición de lo que va a convertirse en una tradición anual, fue compilada durante varios meses con la ayuda de otras mamis y papis hispanos, y está disponible sin costo alguno en español e inglés, en el sitio Web http://www.papiblogger.com . Gran parte de los artículos que fueron recibidos para reseñar serán donados a familias necesitadas a las cuales presta servicio el Ejército de Salvación. “Entre el trabajo, las fiestas y la decoración, sabemos como padres que somos que la temporada festiva puede ser agotadora. Quisimos crear algo que pudiera aliviar parte de esa presión. Nuestra guía tiene el propósito de ayudar a que las familias busquen regalos en una amplia gama de gustos y precios. Quisimos reducir al mínimo el frenesí de compras para que las familias puedan disfrutar más tiempo junto a sus seres queridos”, expresó Manny Ruiz, jefe de redacción de PapiBlogger, y productor de la Guía con la mamá bloguera Rory Lassanske de Mamá Contemporánea. El muñeco Javier de la colección Baby Abuelit, Sesame Street 1-2-3 Learn with Me Potty Chair 3-in-1 Elmo Potty Chair,Imaginext BIGFOOT The Monster, Parrot AR Drone Quadricopter, Sony Bloggie Touch, Red Toolbox entre otros son algunos de los productos incluidos en la Guía de Regalos Navideños PapiBlogger 2010, integrada por más de 50 productos de gran popularidad y aceptación que abarcan desde un cuadricóptero de la era espacial controlado desde un teléfono inteligente, a un juguete Big Foot que hace ejercicios y gruñe, y un muñeco hispano que canta canciones familiares tradicionales en español. Para tener acceso a la lista completa de regalos visite www.PapiBlogger.com

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Holiday

Camiones, trencitos de madera, caballitos mecedores, rompecabezas y otros juegos de mesa son los nuevos juguetes presentados para esta Navidad 2010 por los presos de Elmwood en Milpitas.

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a Oficina del Sheriff del Condado de Santa Clara en colaboración con el Departamento Correccional hizo entrega de 400 juguetes elaborados por los presos de Elmwood al programa de los Marinos llamado “Toys for Tots”. Por décimo año consecutivo, personas que están cumpliendo condena por delitos menores decidieron participar en un programa que les permitía trabajar, aprender y obtener un certificado por su participación. “Todos los años en el mes de julio el programa se pone en marcha para entregar estos juguetes. Alrededor de 10 a 15 presos que están cumpliendo una corta condena pasan por este programa. Esto es voluntario y ellos deciden participar y al final de 60 días reciben su certificado de carpintería”, dijo el Capitán Troy Beliveau. “Prefiero estar ocupado. He pasado seis horas participando en este programa y en febrero estoy saliendo de aquí”, dijo Robert. Me he sentido muy útil al contribuir en nuestra comunidad. También me llamó la atención las razones de este programa. Hay personas que lo necesitan y me siento contento de haber hecho algo”, agregó otro interno de nombre Bob. El Jefe del Correccional de Elmwood dijo que en los últimos 9 años, los presos han participado en clases de carpintería, también han construido y elaborado más de 3,000 juguetes

para el programa “Toys for Tots”. Por su parte el Sargento Juan Montes de Oca agradeció a los presos del Correccional Elmwood en Milpitas. “Estos juguetes serán distribuidos a doscientas diferentes organizaciones que se encargarán de repartir juguetes a todos los residentes del Condado de Santa Clara. Nosotros los recogemos, los transportamos y nos encargaremos de hacer llegar todo este lote de juguetes a esos lugares”. “Me siento orgulloso de retribuir de alguna manera a mi comunidad. Me siento contento ayudando a otros y por su puesto, no quiero estar de regreso en este lugar. Uno aprende muchas cosas positivas aquí. Mientras pasé mis horas en este lugar, tuve tiempo de pensar y reaccionar en muchos aspectos de mi vida”, expresó el interno Randy. “Los presos tienen la oportunidad de desa rrollar sus habilidades y destrezas en el campo de la carpintería. Muchos de ellos cuando salen de prisión van directamente a buscar trabajos relacionados a carpintería y construcción. Para algunos, esto es algo nuevo y saliendo de prisión ya tienen en mente trabajar y arreglar o refaccionar sus casas”, dijo John Del Conte, quien tiene 18 años trabajando en la correccional y que ha sido instructor en este programa. En este programa han participado un total de 27 reclusos. Los participantes son personas de bajo riesgo, que están presos por delitos menores y que debido a explorar el lado positivo tienen la oportunidad de salir de la cárcel. Δ


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News in Photo

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ntre el Museo de Arte y el Hotel Fairmont del centro de San José, se ha instalado el “Círculo de Palmeras”. Ahora convertido en un lugar tradicional miles de familias locales y visi tantes se animan a patinar sobre hielo. Las familias y personas tienen la oportunidad de patinar hasta el 17 de enero de 2011. Aproveche la promoción de El Observador y recorte el cupón que aparece en todas nuestras publicaciones. Pague una entrada y reciba una totalmente ¡gratis!

“The Nutcracker”: Impresionante, creativo y colorido

DOWNTOWN D OWNTOWN S SAN AN J JOSE OSE 50 block blocks ock k of shimmerin ks shimmering ng magic Maria Jacobs-Yu como Maria y Ramon Moreno como Príncipe Alexis vuelan para ver el mundo. Detrás una ave gigante de nieve en el primer acto en la presentación tradicional de The Nutcracker presentado por el Ballet de San Jose. (Foto cortesía de John Gerbetz) Por Rosario Vital El Observador

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ennis Nahat continua con éxito presentando desde 1,986 la obra “The Nutcracker” (“Los Cascanueces” en español) en la ciudad de San José. Hasta el 26 de diciembre las familias tienen la oportunidad de presenciar este espectáculo preparado por el Ballet de San José. En el primer acto, la presencia de los pequeños en esta obra musical le dio mucha vida. Los pequeños que representaron a los ratones encantaron a todos los espectadores. El cierre del primer acto sobre la nieve fue impresionante y embelleció a lo largo y ancho los escenarios del “San Jose Center for the Performing Arts”. Cuentan los productores que se usaron cuatro máquinas de humo y un total de

400 libras de hielo seco para lograr el efecto de la tormenta maravillosa de nieve, esto al final del primer acto. Los escenarios colgantes fueron muy creativos y muy visuales. Nahat como coreógrafo aprovechó al máximo un escenario no muy grande pero que le dio la oportunidad de cambiarlo 74 veces durante las dos horas y media de presentación. Otra de las escena ques mostró la habilidad y agilidad de los danzantes fue el viaje a Rusia. “El Kremlin”, como escenario de fondo ilustró el contexto, y los bailarines dieron vida a esta parte de la presentación. Aún está a tiempo de presenciar, uno de los tesoros clásicos acompañado de una gran orquesta en estas fiestas navideñas. Hay entradas de $ 30 a $ 85. Para mayores detalles visiten www.balletsj.org

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Movies

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e Walt Disney Pictures llega TRON: EL LEGADO, una aventura de alta tecnología situada en un mundo digital diferente a todo lo anteriormente proyectado en la pantalla cinematográfica. Dirigida por Joseph Kosinski, TRON: EL LEGADO está protagonizada por Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde, Bruce Boxleitner, James Frain, Beau Garrett y Michael Sheen y producida por Sean Bailey, Jeffrey Silver y Steven Lisberger. Donald Kushner se desempeñó como productor ejecutivo, y Justin Springer y Steve Gaub son los co-productores. TRON: EL LEGADO fue escrita por Eddy Kitsis y Adam Horowitz; sobre una historia de Edward Kitsis, Adam Horowitz, Brian Klugman y Lee Sternthal; basada en los personajes creados por Steven Lisberger y Bonnie MacBird. Presentada en tecnología Disney Digital 3D™, Real D 3D y en IMAX® 3D, y con la banda sonora compuesta por el dúo de música electrónica galardonado con un premio Grammy® Daft Punk, TRON: EL LEGADO presenta una vanguardista tecnología, y un diseño de set y efectos de punta, que dan vida a una aventura épica en una red digital tan fascinante y asombrosa que excede todo lo imaginado.

Presentada en tecnología Disney Digital 3D™, Real D 3D y en IMAX® 3D, y con la banda sonora compuesta por el dúo de música electrónica galardonado con un premio Grammy® Daft Punk En el centro de esta aventura se encuentra la historia de un padre y un hijo que resuena tanto en La red como en el mundo real: Sam Flynn (Garrett Hedlund), un rebelde joven de 27 años, está atormentado por la misteriosa desaparición de su padre, Kevin Flynn (el galardonado con un premio Oscar® y un premio Globo de Oro® Jeff Bridges), quien fuera una vez conocido como el máximo visionario de tecnología del mundo. Cuando Sam va tras las pistas de una extraña señal procedente de la galería de videojuegos Flynn´s Arcade —una señal que sólo pudo ser enviada por su padre— acaba siendo absorbido por el mundo digital en el que ha estado atrapado su padre durante los últimos 20 años. Con la ayuda de la intrépida guerrera Quorra (Olivia Wilde), padre e hijo se embarcan en un viaje de vida o muerte a través de un universo cibernético visualmente asombroso: un mundo creado por el mismo Kevin que se ha vuelto mucho más de avanzada, con vehículos, armas y paisajes nunca antes imaginados, y con un despiadado villano que está dispuesto a todo para impedir que logren escapar.


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Entertainment

Sofía Vergara en los Globos de Oro

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a colombiana Sofía Vergara repitió en su postulación a Mejor Actriz de reparto en una serie en comedia de televisión “Modern family” . Esto se hará en la 68 entrega anual de los Globos de Oro. Los ganadores se conocerán en una ceremonia de gala que será conducida por el comediante Ricky Gervais, a celebrarse en un hotel de Beverly Hills, el 16 de enero próximo.

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Grupo Escolta L os Ángeles, CA. Grupo Escolta representa una propuesta musical nueva en el medio discográfico. Es una agrupación de jóvenes inquietos, con muchas ganas, y sobre todo, decididos a ocupar muy pronto un lugar importante en el género regional mexicano. En poco tiempo, Grupo Escolta ha dejado huella por su talento interpretativo. Estos muchachos se han presentando ya en importantes escenarios, alternando con artistas y grupos de gran renombre. Grupo Escolta presenta ‘Revolución Sinaloense’, el tercer disco de su carrera, pero su primer álbum bajo el sello Sony Music Latin, gracias a una alianza con Del Records. El primer corte de esta propuesta musical, y ya todo un éxito en las radios del país, lleva por nombre “Consulado M1”, un cañonazo que cuenta con la participación estelar de Gerardo Ortiz, el fenómeno del corrido, cantando a dueto con Ubaldo Esquivel, primera voz de Grupo Escolta. “Consulado M1” es un corrido que, estamos seguros, se convertirá en el preferido del gran público. Con residencia en la ciudad de Downey, California, Grupo Escolta está integrado por: Ubaldo Esquivel (primera

voz y bajo eléctrico), Álex Martínez (acordeón), Macario García (segunda voz y bajo sexto) y Jesse Esquivel (batería).

Entonces, ya lo sabes. Hoy inicia la ‘Revolución Sinaloense’, comandada por el Grupo Escolta. Es una revolución que te hará cantar y disfrutar en grande.

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The psychology of gifting:

What type of holiday gifter are you? (ARA) - For millions of Americans, Thanksgiving signals the start of holiday shopping madness. For others, it's a year-long journey, with presents carefully and thoughtfully selected along the way. Mirac-

ulously, others manage to get it all done in just one day. Just what type of holiday gifter are you and what exactly does it say about your personality? According to a new na-

tional survey of American women on the psychology of gifting by Kelton Research, commissioned by eBay, the majority of women identify with one of four gifter profiles: emotional gifter, convenience

gifter, practical gifter and lastminute gifter. And, regardless of the gifter profile - and despite popular belief - 60 percent of women say holiday shopping brings more joy than stress. "That number surprised me, especially since so many women do the lion's share of holiday shopping," says Lisa Cavanaugh, USC professor and expert in consumer psychology. "More than 80 percent of married women said that they were responsible for 75 to 100 percent of their household's holiday shopping - that is a lot of shopping. The prevalence of happy holiday shoppers may be due, at least in part, to the increased number of possible gift options and ease of shopping online." Based on the profiles identified, Cavanaugh offers insights on how to embrace your inner gifter by finding the best shopping resources and how to keep stress levels in check during the holiday shopping season. The emotional gifter: This profile resonates with more women than any other profile. Forty-two percent of women consider themselves emotional gifters. They put a tremendous amount of effort into the gifting experience, buying unique, thoughtful gifts for each person on their list to show they really understand that person. They plan ahead, take time to wrap their own presents and handwrite a card to accompany each gift. "The emotional gifter loves to give. A lot of time and energy goes into choosing one-ofa-kind gifts for everyone on your list. If this is you, sites like eBay can be particularly helpful in finding something unique for friends and family," says Cavanaugh. In fact, eBay has more than 200 million listings, which makes it easy to find that just-right gift. The convenience gifter: Sixteen percent of women identified with this one-stop shopper profile. These women

approach holiday shopping with maximum efficiency, getting shopping done early and usually all at once. This type of gifter prefers to find one great item and buy it for more than one person on the list. "Convenience gifters rarely take joy in the shopping process," says Cavanaugh. If you're a convenience gifter, Cavanaugh says more shopping creates more stress. It may be helpful to identify a single store or website that allows you to complete your shopping efficiently so you can move on to holiday activities that bring you more joy. The practical gifter: Do you often feel that no one knows better what they want than themselves? Like 21 percent of women, this profile tends to give gift cards or cash as presents and allow the gift recipient to make the decision of what to buy. "Despite their popularity, each year a large percentage of gift cards are not redeemed," says Cavanaugh. "To avoid this, consider giving gift cards

from a mall so the recipient can use it at any store of their choosing, or purchase a gift card from a favorite shop or website you know they frequent." The last-minute gifter: Thirteen percent typically find themselves buying gifts quite close to the holidays, even the day before. These gifters don't plan ahead and often rush, hoping to find things family and friends will like. According to Cavanaugh, last minute gifters should do their best to protect themselves against overspending in a last minute shopping panic. To reduce stress, know your budget and keep it simple by going where family and friends commonly like to shop. No matter what type of gifter you are, enjoy the holiday season. More than half of women say winter holidays are a joyous time of year - a fulfilling and rewarding time to spend with friends and family. For gift ideas, check out gifts.eBay.com.


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Health

Parents' best-kept secrets to delivering the good stuff to kids (ARA) - "Eat your vegetables!" has been the mantra of the frustrated parents of picky eaters for generations. And the encouragement is needed now more than ever as recent research from the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Md. found that 40 percent of the calories children ages 2 to 18 consumed were empty calories. So what is the secret to getting kids to eat their other veggies and follow other "moms know best' advice"? Enter www.ClubMum.net, an online community for parents featuring four bloggers (who just so happen to be parents) dedicated to sharing their bestkept secrets and tips on how to deliver the good stuff to their kids. Sponsored by Chef Boyardee, Club Mum is lead by a panel of four mom bloggers who tell of their own struggles and successes in keeping healthy foods on the home menu, keeping kids active in the colder months and finding engaging community service projects. "Being a mom is tough work, and this online community is a great place to learn tips and tricks on parenting from other moms," says Jodi Grundig, mom blogger and Club Mum panelist. Grundig is joined with Laurin Evans, Heather Spohr and Sylvia Martinez (who posts articles both

Children at Risk with Secondhand Smoke

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ANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF.—A study released yesterday shows that secondhand smoke exposure for children living in multi-unit housing has serious health consequences. The study illustrates that even with very low levels of secondhand smoke exposure children are at a much greater risk for a variety of illnesses ranging from asthma to cognitive impairments to sudden infant death syndrome. The risk of secondhand smoke to children exists even if no one smokes in their particular unit. “Kids who are exposed to cigarette smoke are inhaling pollution directly into their lungs. This can cause illnesses and conditions like asthma. These children often miss school and aren’t always able to participate in normal activities,” stated Steve Harris, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and President, California Chapter 1 of the American Academy of Pediatrics. “Secondhand smoke exposure is completely preventable and we should do everything we can to stop this from happening to kids.” The “Tobacco Smoke Exposure in Children Who Live in Multiunit Housing” study found that among children who live in households where no one smokes inside, those who live in apartments have a 45 percent increase in cotinine levels (a common marker of tobacco smoke exposure) compared with children who live in detached homes. This increase could be caused by smoke seeping

through walls or shared ventilation systems. “This is the first study to take a look at the exposure to secondhand smoke in multiunit housing, and it shows there is no safe level of secondhand smoke exposure for children,” commented Dr. Marty Fenstersheib, Health Officer for Santa Clara County. “This information should motivate all of us to do more to stop exposure to secondhand smoke, especially when children are affected.” The study was conducted by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Julius B. Richmond Center, the University of Rochester Medical Center and Mass General Hospital for Children. It is the first study to show significant evidence of increased tobacco smoke exposure in the blood of children who live in multi-unit housing. For more details on this study please visit: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/abstract/peds.2010-2046v1 Additionally, the U.S. Surgeon General released a report earlier in the year indicating there is no safe level of tobacco smoke exposure for children or non-smoking adults. Santa Clara County Public Health Department’s Chronic Disease & Injury Prevention Division, in partnership with local public and private agencies, has focused local efforts on reducing exposure to secondhand smoke. Recently, the County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors adopted comprehensive tobacco prevention policies impacting the unincorporated areas of the county, including a MultiUnit Residences Ordinance.

“The residents of this county deserve strong policies to safeguard their health,” said President Ken Yeager, County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors, who brought the ordinance to the Board. “These ordinances make Santa Clara County a national leader in blocking tobacco sales to minors and protecting residents from secondhand smoke.” The Multi-Unit Residences Ordinance bans smoking in common areas of all multiunit residences, and in all units of apartments, condominiums, and townhouses. The ordinance allows for designated smoking areas for multi-unit residences. These areas must not be enclosed and at least 30 feet away from doors, windows and other openings. The other comprehensive tobacco prevention policies adopted by the Board of Supervisors were a Smoking Pollution Control Ordinance and a Tobacco Retailer Permit Ordinance. The passage of all three ordinances lays a foundation to inspire cities within Santa Clara County to adopt similar comprehensive tobacco control policies. In addition to the ordinances, the Santa Clara County Public Health Department is using grant funds to increase stop smoking resources, raise awareness about secondhand smoke and provide information to young people about not smoking. These combined tobacco prevention activities serve to protect the health of all residents of Santa Clara County.

in English and Spanish). Here's a sampling of some of parents' best-kept secrets shared on the site: * Grate apples or carrots and add them to the classic PBJ for some added fruits and veggies (not to mention some crunch). * Puree onions, peppers or mushrooms and add them to pasta or pizza sauces for added flavor and nutrients. * To get more whole grains and vegetables into your kids' diets, look for products they already love with added whole grains and vegetables. * For super picky eaters, make a "menu" with a list of options - according to the mom bloggers, kids are more likely to eat the things they played a part in choosing. * One great way to bond with your kids beyond the kitchen is to introduce a community service project like volunteering at a homeless shelter or participating in cleaning a public park. But the bloggers are only half the story - the site is looking for moms an dads across the country to share their tips about how to deliver the good stuff to kids as well. Join the conversation on www.facebook.com/ChefBoyardeeClubMum

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Legal Notices FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544925 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Z & Z Exports, 5648 Calmor Ave Apt 2, San Jose, CA 95123, S anta Clara Co. Daoud Zazai, 5648 Calmor Ave, Apt 2, San Jose, CA 95123 .This business is conducted by an individual , registrant has not yet began business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Daoud Zazai Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/18/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545561 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Crusader Enterprises, 123 E. San Carlos St . #242, S an Jose , C A 95112, Santa Clara Co. Kendall R. Summers, 1226 Vienna St #322, Sunn yvale, CA 94086. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon.. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Kendall R. Summers Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/10/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545646 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Apollo C onsulting C ompany, 2298 Starbrigh t D rive, S an Jose , C A 95124, S anta Clara C o. Aaron Reales, 2298 Starbright Drive, San Jose, CA 95124 . This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Aaron Reales Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/14/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545666 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Joe’s Pool & Spa S ervice, 5740 Arapacho Dr., San Jose, CA 95123, Santa Clara Co. Jose Olvera, 5740 Arapacho Dr., San Jose, CA 95123. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 03/21/2000. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Jose Olvera Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/14/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545557 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, RV Roof Remedy, 2747 Peartree Ln., San Jose, CA 95121, Santa Clara Co. Leo W Herrick , 2747 P eartree Ln., S an Jose, C A 95121. This business is c onducted by an individual , registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Leo W. Herrick Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/10/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545110 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, San Jose Premier Soccerleague, 1445 Eden Ave #4, San Jose, CA 95117, Santa Clara C o. Ivan Lopez, 1445 E den Ave#4, San Jose, CA 95117. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fictitious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Ivan Lopez Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/10/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545632 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, JDSecurity, 11695 Wildflower Court, Cupertino, CA 95014, S anta Clara Co. John Dennis Gaye, 916 Rock Canyon Circle, San Jose, CA 95127. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/01/2000. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) John Dennis Gaye Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/13/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545490 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, NorC al Pla ystructures, 7841 Miller Ave., Suite C, Gilr oy, C A 95020, Santa Clara Co. Yvette Salem, 7841 Miller Av Suite C, Gilroy, CA 95020. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 12/01/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Yvette Salem Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/08/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545593 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Just Right Ventures, Inc., JRV, Inc.,821, Inc., 4920 El Camino Real, Los Altos, CA 94022, Santa Clara Co. 821 W. El Camino Real, Inc., Los Altos, CA 94022. This business is c onducted by a corporation, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) 821 W El Camino Real, Inc Florence Tantrophol/President Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/10/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545567 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Perez Income Tax 2, 160 S Jackson Ave., San Jose, CA 95116, Santa Clara Co. Mayra Perez, 4249 Santa Susana Wy., San Jose, CA 95111. This business is conducted by an individual , registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Mayra Perez Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/10/10.

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV189786 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Che-Wan Liu, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Che-Wan Liu , has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Che -Wan Liu t o Michelle Che Wan Liu . THE C OURT ORDERS tha t 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 names should not be granted on 02/15/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. F irst Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published a t least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 16, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544972 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Satellite Del Sol, 1524 Fremont Ave, los Altos, CA 94024, Santa Clara Co. Christian Landa, 1524 Fremont Ave, Los Altos, C A 94024. This business is c onducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/22/2000. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Christian Landa Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/19/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545536 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Hansen P roperties, 633 P ark Court, Santa Clara, CA 95050, Santa Clara Co. Anne Hansen, 633 P ark Court, Santa Clara, C A 95050. This business is c onducted by an individual , registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Anne Hansen Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/09/10.

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV189847 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Jordan Ellis Dieck, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds tha t petitioner Jordan Ellis Dieck, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Jordan Ellis Dieck to Jordan Ellis. 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 names should not be granted on 02/15/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. F irst Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published a t least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 16, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV189331 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the applica-

tion of: Karen Ann Bolin, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Kar en Ann B olin, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Karen Ann Bolin to Karen Ann Liu. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be granted on 02/15/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 10, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV189288 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Cynthia Anne Coles, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds tha t petitioner Cynthia Ann Coles, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Cynthia Ann Coles to Cynthia Inigue z Ka vanagh. THE C OURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter appear befor e this c ourt at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if an y, wh y the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/15/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 10, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188441 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Jaehyun Lee, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Jaehyun L ee, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Jaehyun Lee to Ashley Jaehyun Lee. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: lo cated at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the Order to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in E l Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 24, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV186069 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Stephanie Martinez, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Stephanie Martinez, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Ricky Henry Bargas to Ricky Rojas Martinez. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons in terested in this matter appear befor e this c ourt at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if an y, wh y the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/15/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four

successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 15, 2011 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV185771 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of : Cheryl Ann Taylor-Sampino, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Cher yl Ann TaylorSampino, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follo ws: a. Cheryl Ann Taylor-Sampino, Cheryl Ann Patch-Sampino. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be granted on 01/11/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 10, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 17, 24, 31; Jan. 07, 2011. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545062 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, A dhesive Net works, 2198 Mondigo Ave., San Jose, CA 95122, Santa Clara Co. Quincy Hoang, 908 Cape Morris Pl, San Jose, CA 95133. This business is conducted b y an individual , r egistrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/01/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Quincy Hoang Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/23/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544918 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, AdBag Media, 1988 L eglhorn Street, Mountain View, CA 94043, Santa Clara Co. DSH Ventures, LLC., 16604 East Fairfax Drive, Fountain Hills, AZ 852682848. This business is conducted by a limited liability company, registrants have not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) DSH Ventures, LLC Li-Lov Chong Wong/Owner-CEO Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/19/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545316 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Ace Academics, 445 Sherman Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306, Santa Clara Co. Child Development and Enrichment, Inc., 18820 Cox Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070. This business is conducted by a corporation, registrants have not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Child Development and Enrichment, Inc. Jayasree Kotha Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County

of Santa Clara on 12/02/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545253 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Kim’s Tire Outlet, 463 Blossom Hill Road #A, San Jose, CA 95123, Santa Clara Co. Sung H Kim, 70 Cr ocker Ct. AA 101, San Jose, CA 95111. This business is conducted b y an individual , r egistrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/30/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Sung H Kim Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/30/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544969 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Vanity Spa, 1132 S D e Anza Blvd. Ste 50., San Jose, CA 95129, Santa Clara Co. Ying Forster, 1893 Park Ave, San Jose, C A 95126. This business is c onducted by an individual , registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Ying Forster Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/19/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545386 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, FM & Cleaning Crew, 3284 Tulipwood Lane, San Jose, CA 95132, S anta Clara Co. Lourdes I Nuño, 3284 Tulipwood Ln., San Jose, CA 95132. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Lourdes I Nuño Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/06/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545408 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Property Investment & Management, 3298 Mattos Avenue, San Jose, CA 95132, S anta Clara Co. Jimmy ShihChi Yang, 3298 Mattos Avenue, San Jose, CA 95132. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/01/2010. “I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Jimmy Shih-Chi Yang Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/06/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545275 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Auto Clutch and Transmission Specialist, 2983-A El Camino Real, Santa Clara, C A 95050, S anta Clar a C o. R aul Campo, 1260 Cortez Dr #11, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/01/2010. “I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Raul Campo

Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/01/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545089 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, FAI Patents, 3333 Bowers Avenue Suite 130, Santa Clara, CA 95054, Santa Clara Co. Franklin & Associates International LLC., 516 Silva Street, Santa Fe, NM 87505. This business is conducted by a limited liability company, registrants have not yet begun business under the fictitious business name or names list ed hereon . “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Franklin & Associates International LLC Matthew Lambrinos/Member Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/24/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545314 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Text Mobile Alerts Inc., 21194 Haymeadow D r., S aratoga, C A 95070, Santa Clara C o. Jabber tise Inc., 21194 Haymeadow D r., S aratoga, C A 95070. This business is conducted by a corporation, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 12/01/2010. “I declare that all information in this sta tement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Jabbertise Inc Jennifer D Persson/President Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/02/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545327 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, STEME, Copacabana USA, 1780 Rogers Ave Suite B, San Jose, CA 95112, Santa Clara Co. Copacabana Design USA INC., 2784 Homest ead RD. #189, S anta Clara, CA 95051. This business is c onducted by a corporation, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/02/2010. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Copacabana Design USA Inc Jason Saldana/President Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/02/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545453 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, People’s Art, 199 Marta #116, San Jose , C A 95112, S anta Clar a C o. William Moran, 598 S 6th St., San Jose, CA 95112. This business is conducted by an individual, r egistrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) William Moran Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/07/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545262 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Delgado Construction, Inc., Bay Area REO C onstruction, 667 Nor th 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95112, S anta Clara Co. Delgado Construction, Inc., 667 N. 1st St., San Jose, CA 95112. This business is conducted by a c orporation, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 03/21/2007. “I declare that all informa-

tion in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Delgado Construction Inc Armando Delgado/Vice President Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/01/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545424 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Blue Hills Labor atory, 20774 Lowena Ct., Saratoga, CA 95070, S anta Clara Co. Zhengju Qi, 20774 Lowena Ct., Saratoga, CA 95070, Zhiw ei Xu, 20774 Lowena Ct., Saratoga, CA 95070. This business is conducted by a general partnership, registrants have not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Zhengju Qi Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/07/10 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545399 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Crespo Cleaning, 902 Thelma Way, San Jose, CA 95122, Santa Clara Co. J. Rolando Gonzale z, 902 Thelma Way, San Jose, CA 95125, D ora Crespo, 902 Thelma Way, San Jose, CA 95125. This business is c onducted by husband and wife, registrants began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/06/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she kno ws to be false is guilty of a crime.) Rolando Gonzalez & Dora Crespo Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/06/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545106 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Olguin ’s Tree S ervice, 1481 Pomona Ave., San Jose, CA 95110, Santa Clara Co. Emilio Olguin, 1481 Pomona Av., San Jose, CA 95110. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 02/08/2007. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Emilio Olguin Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/24/10 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV186579 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of : Kurtis Young Jr. TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds tha t petitioner Kurtis John Young Jr. has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Kurtis John Young Jr to Khalid Kajemé Al-Aziz b. Alizé Lissette Young to Alizé Atallah Al-Aziz c. Crystale Lynette Young to Kristal Assata Al-Aziz, Maya Icess Young to Maya Isis Al-Aziz. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court at the hearing indica ted belo w t o sho w cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 01/18/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 04, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain


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Legal Notices Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188790 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Mustafa Rocevic TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds tha t petitioner Mustafa Rocevic. has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Mustafa Rocevic to Alen Rocevic. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/08/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: lo cated at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the Order to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in E l Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 02, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188869 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: To Le, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner To Le, has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. To Le to Philip Gia-Ho Dang. 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 names should not be granted on 02/08/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Dec. 03, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010. STATEMENT OF WITHDRAWAL FROM PARTNERSHIP OPERATING UNDER FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME FILE NO. 544585 The following person(s) has/have withdrawn from the par tnership operating under the fictitious business name(s). The information given below is as it appeared on the fictitious business name statement that w as filed a t the C ounty Clerk Recorder’s office. Gaviota’s Drivers, 2979 Samaria Pl., San Jose, CA 95111. Filed in Santa Clara County on 10/05/07. under file no. 500453. Marisela A guilar, 2979 Samaria Pl. San Jose, CA 95111. I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct ( A r egistrant who de clares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Marisela Aguilar Dec. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2010. This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/10/2010. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544448 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Silicon Valley Computer & Network Services, 1144 La Rochelle Ter. Unit A, Sunnyvale, CA 94089, Santa Clara Co. Mark Han, 1144 La Rochelle Ter. Unit A, Sunnyvale, CA 94089. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names list ed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Mark Han Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/08/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545237 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Choi’s Consulting Services, 2821 Norcrest Ct., San Jose, CA 95148, S anta Clara Co. Choi Chow, 2821 Norcrest Ct., San Jose, CA 95148. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 04/01/2010. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Choi Chow Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/30/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544694 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Bay Area ATMS, 4675 Lafayette St., Santa Clara, CA 95054, S anta Clara Co. Matthew Aloor, 4287 Cambridge Way, Union City, CA 94587. This business is conducted b y an individual , r egistrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 08/08/2005. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.)

Matthew Aloor Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/15/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545044 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Smart Mobile Solutions, (SMS), 1560 Southwest Expressway #210, S an Jose, CA 95126, S anta Clara C o. Allen Naderi, 1560 S outhwest Expr essway #210, San Jose, CA 95126. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 11/23/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Allen Naderi Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/23/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544618 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Avila Credit Counseling, 826 N Winchester Blv d St e. D2, S an Jose , C A 95128, Santa Clara Co. Robert Avila III, 711 River Falls Dr., San Jose, CA 95111. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Robert Avila III Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545037 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Air C onditioning Inno vations Inc., ACI, 1768 Houret Court, Milpitas, CA 95035, Santa Clara Co. Air Conditioning Innovations Inc., 1768 Houret Court, Milpitas, CA 95035. This business is c onducted by copartners, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 10/20/2005. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Air Conditioning Innovations Inc. Ricardo Carrasco/President Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/23/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545094 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Empire Janitorial Maintenance Management, 873 E. Empire St., San Jose, CA 95112, S anta Clara C o. Guadalupe Rocha, 873 E Empir e St ., S an Jose , C A 95112. This business is conducted by an individual, r egistrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 11/01/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Guadalupe Rocha Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/24/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545025 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, TL Nail Spa, 820 E D unne Suite 190, Morgan Hill, CA 95037, Santa Clara Co. Khanh Quoc Pham. 3042 Peppermint Dr. San Jose, CA 95148, Toan Luu, 50 Valley Haven Way, San Jose, CA 95111. This business is conducted by a general partnership, r egistrant has not y et begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Khanh Quoc Pham Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/22/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545021 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Five Stars Handyman Gardening Services, 165 Blossom Hill Rd . Unit 211, San Jose, CA 95123, Santa Clara Co. Javier Chavez, 165 Blossom Hill , San Jose, CA 95123. This business is conducted by an individual, r egistrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/01/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Javier Chavez Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/22/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545235 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Intero Real Estate Services, 200 Serra Way Ste 44, Milpitas , CA 95035, Santa Clara Co. PRF Enterprise, Inc., 289 Long Valley Ct., San Jose, CA 95138. This business is conducted by a corporation,

registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 11/30/2010. “I declare that all information in this sta tement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) PRF Enterprises INC Dylan H Nguyen/President Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/30/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544598 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, High Tech Precision, 3371 Edward Ave., Santa Clara, CA 95054, Santa Clara C o. Giang Nguy en, 144 P uerto Golfito Ct ., S an Jose , C A 95116, Truc Nguyen, 4934 Gentian Ct., San Jose, CA 95111, D ung Le, 2635 S enter Rd., S an Jose, C A 95111. This business is c onducted by a general partnership, registrants have not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Dung Le Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544620 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Urban Shutter, 52 Muirfield Ct., San Jose, CA 95116, S anta Clara Co. Albert Caballo, 52 Muirfield Ct., San Jose, CA 95116. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 11/12/10. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Albert Caballo Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545195 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Min’s Szechuan Cuisine, 6154 Bollinger Road , S an Jose , C A 95129, Santa Clara Co. ChongQing Jia Ling Corporation, 6154 Bollinger Rd., San Jose, CA 95129. This business is conducted by a corporation, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) ChongQing Jia Ling Corporation Jun Min/CEO & President Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/29/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544400 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, A and D’s Test Only Center, 299 Keyes Str eet #A, S an Jose , C A 95112, Santa Clar a C o. D iego Mar tinez, 34 E. 16th Str eet, An tioch, C A 94509. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not y et begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Diego Martinez Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/05/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545245 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Francisco’s Cleaning S ervices, 220 S Morrison Ave., San Jose, CA 95126, Santa Clara Co. Francisco Yescas, 220 S. Morrison Ave., San Jose, CA 95126, Maria Yescas, 220 S. Morrison Ave., San Jose, CA 95126. This business is conducted by husband and wife, registrants began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 08/2010. “I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Francisco Yescas Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/30/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544625 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Peritronic Service, 971 Pomeroy Ave., Santa Clara, CA 95051, Santa Clara Co. Khuy en Pham, 971 P omeroy A ve., Santa Clara, CA 95051. This business is conducted b y an individual , r egistrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/12/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Khuyen Pham Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545277 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Mario’s Jewelry, 302 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95110, Santa Clara Co. Maria Elena Murillo, 302 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95110. This business is conducted by an individual, r egistrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 12/25/2009. “I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Maria Elena Murillo Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 12/01/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544740 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, R aft P roperty Gr oup, 2524 South Bascom Ave., Campbell, Ca 95008, Santa Clara Co. Katherine A. Raft, 2524 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell. CA 95008, Sean Raft, 2524 S. Bascom Ave., Campbell, CA 95008. This business is conducted by husband and wife, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 11/01/2010. “I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Sean Raft Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/16/10. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188418 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Rajesh Seetharama Pokale, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds that petitioner Rajesh Seetharama Pokale has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follo ws: a. R ajesh Seetharama Pokale to Rajesh Seetharama Rao Pokale 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 names should not be granted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. F irst Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published a t least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 24, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188377 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Khanh Nhu Nguyen, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Khanh Nhu Nguyen has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Khan Nhu Nguyen to Katie Khanh Nguyen. 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 names should not be granted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 24, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188485 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Jingchun Yu, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner JingChun Yu has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Jingchun Yu to D iane Yu. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court at the hearing indica ted belo w t o sho w cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 29, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188460 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of : Jian-Da Li, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Jian-Da Li has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follo ws: a. Jian-Da Li to Jianda Lee. THE COURT OR-

DERS that all persons in terested in this matter appear befor e this c ourt at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if an y, wh y the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 29, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188426 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Guobao Hu and Xiangjun Luo, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioners Guobao Hu and Xiangjun Luo have filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Yifan Hu to Frank Yifan Hu-. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons in terested in this matter appear befor e this c ourt at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if an y, wh y the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of gener al cir culation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 24, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV185241 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Crystal Granados & Adam Cavazos, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioners Crystal Granados & Adam Cavazos have filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Ieshia Patricia Cavazos to Audrina Patricia Cavazos. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be granted on 01/04/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published at least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Oct. 19, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. STATEMENT OF WITHDRAWAL FROM PARTNERSHIP OPERATING UNDER FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME FILE NO. 545175 The following person(s) has/have withdrawn from the par tnership operating under the fictitious business name(s). The information given below is as it appeared on the fictitious business name statement that w as filed a t the C ounty Clerk Recorder’s office. Mario’s Jewelry, 270 Willow St., San Jose, CA 95110. Filed in Santa Clara County on 01/11/2007. under file no. 488101. Mario Q uezadas Torres, 270 Willow Street, San Jose, CA 95110. I declare that all informa tion in this sta tement is true and c orrect ( A r egistrant who declares as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilt y of a crime.) Mario Quezada-Torres Dec. 03, 10, 17, 24, 2010. This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/29/2010. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544129 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Armed Paintball, 1160 Braemer Ct., San Jose, CA 95132, Santa Clara Co. David Nguy en, 1160 Br aemer Ct ., S an Jose, CA 95132. This business is c onducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names list ed here in 10/29/10. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) David Nguyen Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 10/29/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544622 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Rawmangoes, 700 S. Abel Ct ., Milpitas, C A 95035, S anta Clar a C o. Sitaram Pisipati, 700 S. Abel Ct., Milpitas, CA 95035, S ai Vikaram Pendyam, 1220 Garbo Way Apt 201, San Jose, CA 95117. This business is conducted by a general partnership, r egistrants ha ve not y et begun business under the fictitious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Sitaram Pisipati Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010

This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544481 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, FOS, 191 Maro Dr., San Jose, CA 95127, S anta Clar a C o. Phu Tran, 191 Maro Dr., San Jose, CA 95127. This business is conducted by a n individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Phu Tran Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/09/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 543957 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Rainin Cats and Dogs, 1764 Miramonte Ave #B, Mt. View, C A, 94040, Santa Clara Co. Rosemary Ferreira, 200 W. Red Oak Drive #J, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 08/31/2010. “I declare that all information in this sta tement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Rosemary Ferreira Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 10/26/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544474 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Castle Home Properties, 901 W. Cardinal Dr., Sunnyvale, CA, 94087 Santa Clara Co. James Louis Michelotti, 901 W Cardinal Dr., Sunnyvale, CA 94087, Diane Elaine Michelotti, 901 W C ardinal D r., Sunnyvale, CA 94087. This business is conducted by a husband and wife, registrants began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 12/11/2006. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Diane Elaine Michelotti Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/09/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544604 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, MZ LLC, 1999 S. B ascom, Suite 700, Campbell, CA 95008, Santa Clara Co. Markham Zhang LL C., 18 Red B arn Ct., Oakley, CA 94561. This business is c onducted b y a limit ed liabilit y c ompany, registrant has not y et begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Markham Zhang LLC Benjamin Markham/CEO Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/12/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544466 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, New Star Realt y and In vestments, 888 Saratoga Ave Suite 202, San Jose, CA 95129, S anta Clara Co. CARM Group, Inc., 888 Saratoga Ave # 202, San Jose, C A 95129. This business is c onducted by a corporation, registrant began business under the fic titious business name or names listed here in 11/01/2010. “I declar e tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) CARM Group, Inc. Seung Y Kim/CEO Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/08/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544875 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, The Living Curriculum, First Aid CPR Trainer, 20 Descanso Dr., Unit 1351, San Jose, CA 95134, Santa Clara Co. Magdalena Tadlock, 20 D escanso D r., Unit 1351, San Jose, CA 95134. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/17/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Magdalena Tadlock Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/17/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544868 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Unibay Realty & Unison Mor tgage, 618 Minnesota Ave., San Jose, CA 95125, Santa Clara Co. Jacqueline Tran, 618 Minnesota Ave., San Jose, CA 95125. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or

names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Jacqueline Tran Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/17/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544359 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Br avissimo Studios , 1180 Lochinvar Ave #77, Sunnyvale, CA 94087, Santa Clara Co. Beto Bravo, 1180 Lochinvar Ave #77, Sunnyvale, CA 94087. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Beto Bravo Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/05/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544894 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Indoor-Outdoor Hydroponics, 261 Houret Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035, Santa Clara Co. Nhut Nguyen, 1993 S King Road, San Jose, CA 95122. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed her e in 11/17/2010. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Nhut Nguyen Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/18/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544763 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Silicon Valley Properties Home Loans, 2034 Woodard Rd., San Jose, CA 95124, Santa Clara Co. Steve Kelly, 3093 Forbes Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95051. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant began business under the fictitious business name or names list ed here in 11/16/2010. “I declare that all information in this sta tement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Steve Kelly Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/16/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 544905 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, Beng Nyun S on Nim, 2725 E l Camino Real , S anta Clar a, C A 95051, Santa Clara Co. Miae Kim, 378 Monticello St., San Francisco, CA 94132. This business is conducted by an individual, registrant has not yet begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Miae Kim Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/18/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545061 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, BBQ 152, 8295 Mon terey Rd., Gilroy, C A 95020, S anta Clar a C o. Lawrence L Ingr am Jr., 7541 Troon Ct., Gilroy, CA 95020, Eric R Ingr am, 2163 Darnis Cir., Morgan Hill, CA 95037. This business is conducted by a general partnership, r egistrant has not y et begun business under the fic titious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct.” (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Lawrence L. Ingram Jr. Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/23/10. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT NO. 545014 The follo wing person(s) is(ar e) doing business, HD Manufac turing, HD Engineering, 1252 Alma Court, San Jose, CA 95112, Santa Clara Co. Phuong Ngoc Bui, 1385 38th Ave., Santa Cruz, CA 95062, Hung Pham, 1385 38th Ave., Santa Cruz, CA 95062. This business is conducted by husband and wife, registrant have not yet begun business under the fictitious business name or names listed hereon. “I declare tha t all informa tion in this statement is true and c orrect.” (A registrant who declar es as true informa tion which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Phuong Ngoc Bui Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010 This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/22/10. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV186765 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Marleen Patrice Peterson and Andrew Ruelas , TO ALL INTERESTED

PERSONS: The court finds that petitioners Marleen Peterson and Andr ew Ruelas , have filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Marleen Patrice Peterson to Marleen Patrice Capps b. Andr ew E verett Ruelas t o Andr ew Everett Capps. 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 names should not be granted on 01/25/2011 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. F irst Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A c opy of the O rder to Show cause shall be published a t least once a w eek for four suc cessive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in El Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 08, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV187999 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Mingfeng Lin, Mingmei Lin, and Hui Lin, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioners Mingfeng Lin, Mingmei Lin and Hui Lin, have filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Mingfeng Lin to Feng Lin b. Mingmei Lin to Yan Lin c. Hui Lin to Ming Lin. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/11 at 8:45 am, Room 107: lo cated at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the Order to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in E l Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 22, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV187425 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Jennifer Schmieder, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The c ourt finds tha t petitioner Jennifer Schmieder has filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this c ourt for a decree changing names as follows: a. Jennifer S chmieder to Jessabella Bacia Hancilla. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter appear befor e this c ourt at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if an y, wh y the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 01/25/2011 at 8:45 am, Room 107: lo cated at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the Order to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in E l Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 17, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010. ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME NO. 110CV188246 Superior Court of C alifornia, County of Santa Clara-In the matter of the application of: Litsao Chen, TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: The court finds that petitioner Litsao Chen, ha ve filed a petition for Change of Name with the clerk of this court for a decree changing names as follows: a. Charlie Chen t o Benjamin Chen THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this ma tter appear befor e this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of names should not be gr anted on 02/01/2011 at 8:45 am, Room 107: located at 191 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95113. A copy of the Order to Show cause shall be published at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in E l Observador, a newspaper of general circulation, printed in the county of Santa Clara. Nov. 23, 2010 Thomas Wm. Cain Judge of the Superior Court Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010. STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME FILE NO. 544480 The following person(s) has/have abandoned the use of the fic titious business name(s). The information given below is as it appeared on the fic titious business name sta tement tha t w as filed a t the County Clerk-Recorder’s office. Morphosis Personal Training, 2155 Rancho McCormick, Santa Clara, CA 95050. Filed in Santa Clara County on 10/09/10, under file no. 534008. Stephanie Larsen, 2155 R ancho McC ormick Blv d., S anta Clara, CA 95050. This business was conducted by an individual. I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime.) Stephanie Sperandeo Larsen This statement was filed with the County of Santa Clara on 11/09/2010. Nov. 26; Dec. 03, 10, 17, 2010


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1 MPG en carretera estimadas segĂşn la EPA: Malibu LTZ 33, Camry XLE 32. 2 Basado en pruebas del 2010 por el Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) 3 Ejemplos basados en encuesta. Cada concesionario establece su propio precio. Tus pagos

pueden variar. Pagos son para un Malibu LS del 2011 con un MSRP de $22,695. 38 pagos mensuales para un total de $8,322. OpciĂłn de compra al ďŹ nalizar el arrendamiento por una cantidad determinada a la ďŹ rma del contrato. Ally Financial Inc. debe aprobar el arrendamiento.Recibe entrega antes del 3 de enero del 2011. Cargo por millaje de $.20 por milla en exceso de 39,000 millas. Arrendatarios pagan por desgaste excesivo. No disponible con otras ofertas. Aplican restricciones de residencia. 4 ConďŹ abilidad basada en longevidad: registros de camionetas de tamaĂąo completo de 1981 a julio del 2009. 5 El perĂ­odo del contrato es limitado. No disponible con algunas otras ofertas. Ally Financial Inc. debe aprobar el arrendamiento. Detalles en tu concesionario. Recibe entrega antes del 3 de enero del 2011. 6 Durante los primeros 120 dĂ­as de la fecha de compra, solamente a travĂŠs de Ally Financial, Inc. Puede requerirse enganche. No disponible en Washington, D.C. No disponible con algunas otras ofertas. Detalles en tu concesionario. Recibe entrega antes del 3 de enero del 2011. 7 Visita onstar.com para detalles y limitaciones del sistema. Los servicios varĂ­an por modelos y condiciones. OnStar funciona como enlace a proveedores existentes de servicios de emergencia. Š2010 OnStar. Todos los derechos reservados. Š2010 General Motors.


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os Angeles, Ca.(Notimex).- El Uruguayo Diego Forlán del Atlético de Madrid, aparece en la lista de los 50 mejores futbolistas del momento. También a esta lista está incluido el delantero mexicano Javier "Chicharito" Hernández, quien milita en el Manchester United. Así lo consideró el portal Bleacher Report tras analizar las cualidades de cada elemento, logros y también su popularidad para realizar dicho listado donde el "Chicharito" ocupa el puesto 27. Otro jugador que aparece es el delantero chileno de Rayados de Monterrey, Humberto Suazo, quien tuvo una buena actuación con su selección en las eliminatorias de la Conmebol y el Mundial, así como con los regios tras ser

campeón apenas en el torneo Apertura 2010 del futbol mexicano, al estar ubicado en el sitio 46. El podio de esta lista lo ocupan el argentino Lionel Messi y el español Xavi Hernández, ambos del Barcelona, así como el portugués Cristiano Ronaldo, del Real Madrid. Además aparecen otros jugadores de gran calidad como el holandés Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich), el compatriota de Forlán, Luis Suárez (Ajax). Así como el portero inglés Joe Hart (Manchester City), el brasileño Alexandre Pato (AC Milan), el español Raúl González (Schalke 04) entre otros. No estuvieron elementos como el amazónico Ronaldinho (AC Milan) y el inglés Wayne Rooney (Manchester United).

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