Palo Alto Teen Taken Into Custody Following Threats To Shoot Up Gunn High SchoolPolice in Palo Alto have taken a 14-year-old student into custody in connection with making threats to "shoot up" Henry M. Gunn High School on Thursday.
Palo Alto Teen Suicides, Silicon Valley Culture Receive New FocusThe culture of Silicon Valley is unique and suicide is a complex issue, as KCBS's Margie Shafer tells us in this special report
Gunn High School In Palo Alto Installs Water Filling Station To Curb Use Of Plastic BottlesThe filling station was installed on Earth Day on Gunn High School to curb the use of plastic water bottles on campus.
Palo Alto Schools Hire 2 Mental Health Experts As Student Suicide Crisis ContinuesIt’s being called a crisis; and now the Palo Alto Unified School District has voted to hire two mental health specialists in the wake of continuing student suicides.
Palo Alto School Reports Another High School Student Suicide; 3rd In Last 4 MonthsPalo Alto school officials confirmed on Monday that a male Gunn High School senior died by suicide near his home Saturday morning. He was the third student or recent graduate who has taken his own life in four months.
Caltrain Rolling Through Palo Alto Strikes And Kills 16-Year-Old Boy In Apparent Suicide A 16-year-old boy was struck and killed by a Caltrain early Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide. The unidentified victim was a student at Gunn High School.
The Best Ways For The Peninsula To Get Moving In 2013Break out those pedometers, it's time to get moving! Catch up with friends, hang out with family and have some fun moving around across the Peninsula in 2013.
KCBS Cover Story: Teen Dating Violence Victim Recounts ExperienceWhile domestic violence cases are often highlighted in news reports and other media, not as widely discussed is the problem of teenage victims in abusive relationships.
HealthWatch: Stanford Transplant Helps Teen See Graduation DayOne Bay Area family is celebrating a high school graduation that they never thought they would see thanks to a recent heart transplant at Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital.
3 Bay Area Students Named Finalists In Intel Science Talent SearchThree Bay Area high school seniors found out Wednesday morning that they have been selected as finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search contest.
Palo Alto School Burglarized 3rd Time In 1 MonthPalo Alto’s Duveneck Elemetary has been struck three of the past four weeks by burglars searching for electronics.
Stolen Laptops From Palo Alto School Recovered; 2 ArrestedLaptops stolen from a Palo Alto high school about two weeks ago were recovered by police Wednesday while serving a search warrant in East Palo Alto, police said.
Palo Alto Parents Group Wants Less Homework For Overstressed StudentsSome Palo Alto parents want the school district to take immediate action to address academic stress among high school students. The group is called "We Can Do Better Palo Alto," and was formed after four Gunn High School students committed suicide in 2009.
Palo Alto High School Considers Moving Back Morning BellGood news for bleary-eyed high school students in Palo Alto, Gunn High School is looking at moving its start time to later in the morning to give students more opportunity to catch at least a few extra minutes of sleep.
Palo Alto Teen Vies For International Peace PrizeThe winner was to be revealed from The Hague, Netherlands, and it was a revelation that would be closely watched by a Gunn High School student who was among four finalists for the prize.