Palo Alto School Superintendent Resigns Amid Controversiesn embattled Bay Area school superintendent is stepping down after months of scandals ranging from budget flubs to the handling of a sexual assault case.
Financial Blunder Proves Costly For Palo Alto School DistrictA Peninsula school district's serious budget failure is leaving taxpayers on the hook for $6 million, all because someone forgot to send a letter.
Search On After Mountain Lion, Cub Spotted In Palo AltoA mountain lion and cub were spotted in a 100-foot-tall redwood tree in Palo Alto Thursday morning, but have not been seen since according to police.
Woman Making Bank Deposit Targeted In Brazen East Palo Alto RobberyPolice in Palo Alto are looking for suspects in a strong-arm robbery who targeted a 7-11 employee Monday morning as she took thousands of dollars to an area bank to make a deposit.
State AG Sides With Recall Effort To Oust Judge PerskyThe California Attorney General's office on Tuesday filed a motion siding with the campaign to recall Judge Aaron Persky.
Coroner: Actor John Heard Died Of Heart DiseaseActor John Heard suffered a sudden cardiac death due to atherosclerotic and hypertensive heart disease in a Palo Alto hotel room in July.
Chorus Battles Eviction From Palo Alto Baptist Church Hundreds of supporters -- including San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young -- crowded into Palo Alto City Hall Monday in a show of support for a community chorus that is facing eviction from a local church.
Palo Alto Cracks Down On Neighborhood ChurchesPalo Alto is cracking down on churches that are trying to offest costs by subletting their space.
Palo Alto Police Warn About Fake Kidnapping Phone ScamPolice in Palo Alto are warning the public about a new phone scam involving demands for ransom and fictitious claims about a car crash and threats of a kidnapping.
Palo Alto Music Teacher Arrested For Sex CrimesAn after-school music teacher associated with the popular School Of Rock program has been arrested for committing sex crimes against a 15-year-old student.
Palo Alto Woman Arrested After Alleged DUI Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 1 InjuredA 53-year-old woman was arrested after an alleged drunk driving crash left one of her passengers dead and another injured on Saturday night, police said.
Actor John Heard Found Dead At Palo Alto HotelHeard was a resident of Studio City, Calif., a spokeswoman from the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office said, and the cause of death is being investigated.