Officials Raise Alarm Over Spike In East Palo Alto COVID-19 CasesOfficials in East Palo Alto and San Mateo County on Tuesday were scrambling to contain a COVID-19 outbreak in the blue-collar, working-class community at the southern end of the county.
East Palo Alto Woman Pleads Not Guilty In Daughter's 1993 Cold Case DeathA woman arrested in connection with the 1993 death of her 3-year-old daughter pled not guilty on Wednesday to charges of murder and child endangerment.
2 Men Shot Dead Sunday Night in East Palo AltoTwo 23-year-old men died in a shooting in East Palo Alto on Sunday night, police said.
Mother Charged With East Palo Alto Cold Case Slaying Of 3-Year-OId DaughterA 54-year-old woman has been charged in the slaying of her 3-year-old daughter in East Palo Alto 27 years ago after fleeing to Mexico following the death and then being found last week in Southern California, authorities said.
Fugitive East Palo Alto Mother Sought In 1993 Cold Case Homicide Of Daughter Arrested In Ventura CountyAn East Palo Alto woman who fled to Mexico following the death of her three-year-old daughter in 1993 has been arrested in Southern California.
Man Convicted In East Palo Alto Murder Receives 95-Year Prison SentenceA 34-year-old man has been sentenced to more than 95 years in prison for a fatal shooting in East Palo Alto in 2015 as well as a non-fatal shooting months earlier, San Mateo County prosecutors said Monday.
Person Shot To Death In East Palo Alto's 1st Homicide Of YearA person was shot to death Tuesday night in East Palo Alto's first homicide of 2020, police said.
East Palo Alto Schools Set To Close Due To Declining Enrollment, Looming BudgetCiting years of declining enrollment and a looming seven-figure budget deficit, the Ravenswood City School District in East Palo Alto is moving forward with plans to shut down and consolidate two of its elementary schools.
Man Accused Of Repeatedly Slamming Dog Onto Ground In Redwood ShoresA 30-year-old East Palo Alto man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty after being seen slamming a small dog onto the ground while recording it with his phone in Redwood Shores last weekend, Redwood City police said.
Facebook Gives $25 Million For Affordable Teacher Housing In Palo AltoFacebook is gifting $25 million to Santa Clara County for the county to use on new teacher and school staff homes.
Family, Friends March For Justice A Year After East Palo Alto Halloween Party ShootingFriends and family of two young men shot and killed at an East Palo Alto Halloween party a year ago marched for justice and answers on Sunday. 
East Palo Alto Putting $20 Million Grant Towards Affordable HousingThe City of East Palo Alto is about halfway to its goal of building 500 new affordable housing units in five years.
Invasive Peach Fruit Flies Found In Palo Alto May Pose Threat To WildlifeSan Mateo and Santa Clara County officials are inspecting areas in Palo Alto, East Palo Alto and Menlo Park after two male peach fruit flies native to southern Asia were found locally.
Security Cameras Coming To New East Palo Alto Footbridge After Robbery AttemptsThe City of East Palo Alto is proceeding with the installation of surveillance cameras on a new footbridge after a pair of attempted robberies on the bridge last week.
Teen Robbers Target Pedestrians Crossing Hwy 101 on New East Palo Alto OverpassTwo robberies occurred Thursday in East Palo Alto on a recently-opened footbridge that allows pedestrians to cross over Highway 101, according to the East Palo Alto police department.