Two 6-year-old twin boys were seriously injured when an elderly driver jumped a curb and pinned them against a wall in front of a pharmacy store in Menlo Park Thursday afternoon, according to police.
A mosquito found in a residential area of Menlo Park tested positive for yellow fever.
One person was killed when a southbound Caltrain struck a pedestrian at Encinal Avenue in Menlo Park Monday afternoon in the agency’s 13th fatality this year, according to a Caltrain spokeswoman.
Residents of a Menlo Park neighborhood were ordered to shelter in place after a gas line was struck and ruptured Monday morning, a Menlo Park fire division chief said.
Representatives of federal, state and local agencies Thursday announced the elimination of a 105-year-old barrier in a creek between Palo Alto and Menlo Park to allow endangered steelhead trout to migrate upstream from San Francisco Bay.
A chaotic scene in Menlo Park on Wednesday night resulted in a victim shot, a police officer injured and a suspect behind bars on suspicion of attempted murder.
Social networking giant Facebook said government agents in 74 countries demanded information on about 38,000 users of the service in the first half of this year, with about half the orders coming from authorities in the United States.
Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, has sold $91 million worth of shares in the social networking company.
Facebook’s stock price has passed its $38 IPO price for the first time since its rocky initial public offering more than a year ago.
For fifty years, she’s been making life richer for senior citizens and older adults on the Peninsula. This week’s Jefferson Award winner is a woman who calls herself a jack of all trades.