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.
Man Killed In I-280 Party Bus Crash Identified As San Francisco ManThe victim of a deadly rollover crash of a party van near Portola Valley on Sunday night was Adam Blomquist, 38, of San Francisco, according the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office.
Passenger Killed In Crash Of Party Bus Near Portola ValleyThe California Highway Patrol arrested the driver of a party van that was involved in a deadly crash on northbound Interstate 280 near Portola Valley Sunday night.