3 Armed Men Invade Portola Valley Home, Hold Residents HostageThree armed male suspects allegedly forced their way into a Portola Valley home Thursday night, taking valuables while they held the home’s residents inside a bedroom, according to San Mateo County Sheriff’s officials.
SUV Plunges Off Portola Valley Cliff, Driver KilledA man found dead in a Jeep Cherokee at the bottom of an embankment in Portola Valley Thursday morning had likely been dead for more than 24 hours before he was found.
No Contest Pleas From Couple In PetSmart Burglaries; Homes Ransacked After Pets BoardedA former San Carlos PetSmart employee and her boyfriend have pleaded no contest to burglary charges for a series of break-ins at homes they learned were vacant when the residents’ pets were boarded at PetSmart, San Mateo County prosecutors said Tuesday.
Sheriffs Investigate Mountain Lion Sighting In Portola ValleyThe San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Friday night mountain lion sighting in Portola Valley.
Mountain Lion Spotted For Multiple Days In San Mateo's Portola ValleyA mountain lion was spotted in Portola Valley the past two days, San Mateo County emergency officials said Sunday.
Fremont Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Burglarizing Cars In Portola ValleyA 39-year-old Fremont man was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing cars in the Westridge area of Portola Valley on Thursday, a San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said.
Collectors From Around The World Buy Military Vehicles At Portola Valley AuctionCollectors from around the world have snapped up more than 100 tanks and other military vehicles amassed by a Silicon Valley engineer.
SCUD Missile Launchers, Tanks, Howitzers, In Bay Area AuctionIn the market for a tank, armoured bridge carrier, amphibious jeep, or maybe a SCUD missile launcher, complete with attached missile? They can be yours, for a few thousand dollars or up to a few million dollars as the Military Vehicle Technology Foundation auctions off 200 military vehicles from the Littlefield collection, including historic vehicles and armaments from both sides of nearly every armed conflict in the last century.
Portola Valley Gas Leak Prompts Shelter-In-Place AlertEmergency crews were responding Wednesday afternoon to a natural gas leak in Portola Valley, according to San Mateo County and PG&E officials.
Mountain Lion Seen Near Portola Valley SchoolA mountain lion was seen near an elementary school in Portola Valley Tuesday morning, San Mateo County emergency officials reported.
Mountain Lion Spotted In Portola ValleyA mountain lion was spotted in Portola Valley on Sunday night, San Mateo County emergency officials said.
Mountain Lion Spotted In Portola Valley Parking LotA mountain lion was spotted in a parking lot Wednesday night in Portola Valley, San Mateo County emergency officials said.