Traffic congestion was expected in the Palo Alto area later Thursday when fans head to Stanford Stadium for the sold-out Stanford-Oregon football game, and police were asking drivers to avoid the area.
Tesla Motors’ high-flying stock tumbled 12 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday after the electric car maker’s third-quarter results fell short of expectations.
Four people were injured during a vehicle collision that involved a school bus in Palo Alto on Tuesday morning.
About 145 low-income and disabled seniors living at mobile home park in San Jose face the possibility of being evicted as the owner considers selling the property to a developer of market-rate condominiums.
A Palo Alto police officer was on patrol in the 700 block of Waverley Street at about 9:50 p.m. Saturday when he noticed a woman running after another person and yelling “She stole my purse,” police said.
Palo Alto’s top firefighter was defending his department’s use of the county emergency alert system last weekend, to inform residents of a charity pancake breakfast.
The Facebook founder has gone on a home buying spree and purchased four houses that surround his own 5-bedroom pad in the Crescent Park neighborhood.
A Palo Alto home that was scheduled for a renovation was a total loss after an early morning blaze, a battalion chief said.
A woman was knocked down and robbed by a man and woman near downtown Palo Alto on Saturday, according to police.
The Palo Alto city council voted unanimously Tuesday to require new homes to come pre-wired for electric car charging systems.