Alpine Road

A helicopter crew battles a fire near Palo Alto (CBS)

Brush Fire Burns In Preserve Near Palo Alto

Fire crews were battling a brush fire Wednesday afternoon in the Arastradero Preserve, according to the Palo Alto Fire Department.


Mountain Lion

Mountain Lion Spotted In Portola Valley

A mountain lion was seen Monday night in Portola Valley.

CBS San Francisco–09/13/2011

Hazmat Crews Shut Down I-280 On-Ramp Near Portola Valley

Authorities have shut down an Interstate Highway 280 on-ramp near Portola Valley this morning as a hazardous materials team examines two mysterious containers found there Monday morning.


Surveillance image of a man who police say robbed a Chase Bank branch in Portola Valley, April 4, 2011.

Man Sought In Portola Valley Bank Robbery

The FBI and the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Portola Valley Monday morning.