Yale Grad Emerges From Poverty, Forgoes Silicon Valley Salary To Help OthersA Bay Area woman has come full circle from her beginnings in poverty in East Palo Alto, to graduating from Yale, and back to her hometown to help others like herself.
East Palo Alto Man Faces 3rd Strike For Handling Gun In Rap VideoA convicted felon and alleged gang member pleaded not guilty to charges of illegally possessing a firearm involving the filming of a rap music video.
Ex-East Palo Alto Teacher Convicted For Sex Acts With StudentA former teacher at an East Palo Alto charter school has been convicted of four counts of committing sexual acts on a 15-year-old student.
Peninsula Father, Son Battle Each Other On High School Football FieldA Peninsula star high school football player is getting used to having his way on the field, even when the opposing coach is his father.
Peninsula School District Installing Washers, Dryers To Help Frazzled FamiliesWhen school starts next week in East Palo Alto, families will be able to unload their clothes on campus, and for many in the working class community - their stress.
East Palo Alto Man Jailed After Pleading Guilty To CockfightingAn East Palo Alto man who pleaded guilty Wednesday to felony animal cruelty in a cockfighting case was sentenced to three years of probation and 120 days in jail.
Abused Peninsula Puppy Needs New Home A stray puppy that had its muzzle tied shut in East Palo Alto last month is ready for adoption, according to the Peninsula Humane Society and Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
One Killed, 3 Hurt In East Palo Alto 2-Vehicle CrashWhen fire crews arrived, there were two people trapped in a severely damaged Ford Mustang; the driver was later pronounced deceased at the scene.
Unlicensed East Palo Alto Masseuse Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual AssaultAn East Palo Alto man who was allegedly running an unlicensed massage business out of his garage pleaded not guilty Monday to multiple sexual assault and battery charges, San Mateo County prosecutors said.
Menlo Park Pastor Arrested On Suspicion Of Sex CrimesThe pastor of a Menlo Park church was arrested Thursday on suspicion sexual assault against minors and adults, according to police.
East Palo Alto Man Claiming To Be Masseuse Accused Of Sex AssaultA self-proclaimed masseuse was arrested Thursday in East Palo Alto on suspicion of sexually assaulting clients at a business he had at his home, police said Monday.
East Palo Alto Residents Accuse Amazon Of Shunning Community In HiringResidents staged a protest in front of Amazon's new offices in East Palo Alto Thursday, accusing the company and city leaders for not promoting hiring in the community.