Silicon Valley has no shortage of coffee shops where sleep-starved programmers and eager entrepreneurs sit hunched over laptop computers and talk about ideas for launching the next Google or Facebook. Now a giant tech company is opening its own cafe for the same clientele in downtown Palo Alto.
The death of a South Bay teenager on Caltrain tracks Monday morning is just the most recent in a string of suicides taking its toll on students and faculty at two Palo Alto schools.
A Caltrain struck and killed a 15-year-old Palo Alto High School student in Palo Alto Monday morning, prompting delays of up to an hour for train commuters, Caltrain officials said.
Police are investigating nine vehicle break-ins that occurred Tuesday night in Palo Alto.
Stanford Professor Noah Diffenbaugh says “there are a number of measures that suggest that the drought we’re in now is the worst on record.”
Trains are halted at the Palo Alto Caltrain Station Tuesday afternoon after a person was hit on the tracks.
A Palo Alto man was arrested last week on suspicion of masturbating in the window of his apartment while making eye contact with at least one of his neighbors, according to police.
Two Palo Alto suspects drove a minivan into the front window of a camera store Thursday morning and stole tens of thousands of dollars worth of merchandise, a police spokesman said today.
A sketch was released on Saturday of a man who police believe used a cellphone to photograph a woman inside a bathroom stall at a community center on Monday.
A man was groped while urinating in a department store restroom in Palo Alto Wednesday morning. Responding police were unable to locate the suspect.