Palo Alto

Skateboarder (credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Best Skate Parks In The Bay Area

Bay Area skateboarders are pretty fortunate to have a large selection of skate parks conveniently servicing neighborhoods around the region.

06/05/2015

Andrew Peacock

Suspected Burglar Hits Police Car, Leads Officers On Peninsula Highway Chase Before Arrest

A suspected car burglar allegedly struck an occupied Palo Alto police car and led police on a chase along U.S. Highway 101 that ended with his arrest in Los Altos on Monday, Palo Alto police said.

06/02/2015

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FULL LIST: How Much H20 Your Bay Area Water Agency Is Expected To Save

First-ever statewide mandatory water restrictions in California went into effect Monday, impacting nearly everyone at home with a combination of rate increases, surcharges and penalties.

06/01/2015

Airbus A380 flying in sky (Getty Images)

New SFO Traffic Flow Creating Headaches For Some Palo Alto Residents

People on the Peninsula have noticed planes flying overhead for years, but because of new FAA satellite technology, say it’s gotten worse.

05/26/2015

Cameras (credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Camera Shops In The South Bay

Visit your favorite South Bay camera store in celebration of National Photography Month.

05/19/2015

Missing Palo Alto pilot William McAdams allegedly stole a plane and disappeared. (CBS)

Palo Alto Flight Instructor Allegedly Steals Plane, Disappears Into Night Over Pacific Ocean

It’s been 10 days since a flight instructor from Palo Alto vanished while flying over the Pacific Ocean.

05/18/2015

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

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