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Gunn High School Sign

Gunn High School In Palo Alto Installs Water Filling Station To Curb Use Of Plastic Bottles

The filling station was installed on Earth Day on Gunn High School to curb the use of plastic water bottles on campus.

05/16/2015

Elevator pitch, in the elevator at General Catalyst (Photo from @GCVP Twitter)

Venture Capital Firm Behind Snapchat Is Ready For Your ‘Elevator Pitch,’ In an Actual Elevator

If you can get into the elevator at venture capital firm General Catalyst–the firm behind AirBNB and Snapchat–you may have a shot at making your pitch for funding. They already have a table waiting. In the elevator.

05/15/2015

The golf course at Stanford University. (CBS)

Man Temporarily Loses Hearing, Workers Take Cover As Lightning, Thunder Roll Through Palo Alto Area

Lightning strikes and thunder forced workers at Stanford University’s golf course to take cover, causing one man to temporarily lose hearing due to the noise.

05/14/2015

Carly Fiorina ( JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Now Seeking White House, Fiorina’s HP CEO Tenure Was Stormy

In her quest for the Republican presidential nomination, former tech CEO Carly Fiorina boasts about her experience running Silicon Valley computer-maker Hewlett-Packard as evidence that she’s “a problem solver, with a track record to prove it.”

05/14/2015

Palo Alto Bloomingdale's smash grab jewelry burglary

Caught On Camera: Burglars Crash Into Palo Alto Bloomingdale’s Store, Steal Jewelry

In an operation that took just over one minute and caught on security cameras, burglars drove a stolen SUV through the front of a department store in Palo Alto Wednesday morning and stole what police called a “large amount” of jewelry.

05/13/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Pedestrians Shot With Paintballs On Palo Alto Streets; Police Seeking Suspects

Palo Alto police are searching for suspects wanted in connection with three separate Tuesday assaults on pedestrians involving paintballs.

05/06/2015

David Goldberg, CEO of Survey Monkey, and husband of Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook, in an interview on April 24, 2015 (Photo by: Melody Hahm/CNBC/NBCU

Autopsy Report Paints Different Picture Of David Goldberg’s Death

According to CBS News, Goldberg had a heart arrhythmia that may have contributed to his death.

05/06/2015

(CBS)

Teachers Turn To Meditation To Help Stressed Out Students At Palo Alto High School

Palo Alto High School sits right across the street from Stanford University, and the expectations of the kids who attend can be high.

05/04/2015

Rob Richard Chapman, a 47 year old San Mateo man, was caught on store surveillance cameras at Sigona's Farmers Market in the Stanford Shopping Center on Sunday. (Bay City News Service)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Groping 12-Year-Old Girl At Palo Alto Market

A man suspected of groping a 12-year-old at a Palo Alto market last weekend has turned himself in to the police. A huge public response on social media forced him to surrender after police released his photo from surveillance video of the incident.

04/29/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Ghost’ Foreign Investors Buying Palo Alto Homes, But Keeping Them Empty

Neighbors in Palo Alto say houses are getting bought up by foreign investors who never move in, leaving neighborhoods full of empty homes.

04/28/2015

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