Los Altos Declares Some Streets as Pedestrian-Only Over WeekendThe city of Los Altos closed roads in its downtown area from Thursday through Monday to allow pedestrian-only access.
Leaking Gas Meter Ignites Early Monday Los Altos House FireA leaking gas meter ignited a structure fire at a residence in Los Altos early Monday morning, forcing the evacuation of several homes.
Santa Clara Co. Opens Multiple COVID-19 Testing Sites For Appointments - 'Convenience Is Key'Beginning this week, Santa Clara County will provide appointment-based testing sites on a consistently scheduled, rotating basis.
Reopening: Los Altos Launches Open Streets Closings To Boost Weekend Downtown DiningCity officials will be partially closing downtown streets every Thursday through Monday to accommodate outdoor dining and retailer merchandise amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Los Altos Black Lives Matter Mural Proposal On Hold Until City's Arts Commission Weighs InThe Los Altos City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to remove a Black Lives Matter mural proposal off the agenda so that the application can go through the city’s Public Arts Commission.
Suspect Arrested In Backyard Slaying Of Gardener At Los Altos HomeA man has been arrested in the killing of a gardener while he was working in the backyard of a home in Los Altos last week, police said.
Reward Offered In Los Altos Backyard Slaying Of GardenerA $10,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for killing Roberto Riviera, who gardener who was slain while working in a Los Altos backyard.
VIDEO: Brazen Robbers Slam Truck Through Los Altos Jewelry Store FrontA pair of brazen thieves used a stolen truck to slam through the store front of a Los Altos jewelry store, smashing display cases and escaping with an undisclosed amount of merchandise -- a crime captured on the store's security camera.
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.
'Baby Trump' Balloon To Fly In Los Altos During President's Visit To PeninsulaWith U.S. President Donald Trump set to host a 2020 re-election fundraiser in the Peninsula on Tuesday, anti-Trump activists are planning to hoist a large "baby Trump" balloon in protest.
Sheriff Confirms UC Berkeley Grad Among The Dive Boat Tragedy VictimsWorking around the clock since last weekend's deadly dive boat tragedy, a group of coroners from around the state have been able to identify 18 of the 33 bodies recovered from the wreckage of the 75-foot Conception, officials said Thursday.
Sheriff: Dive Boat Victims Appear To Have Died From Smoke InhalationDozens of people trapped on a scuba diving boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast appear to have died from smoke inhalation, not burns, authorities said Friday.
Dive Boat Owners Seek Legal Protection Under 1851 Maritime LawThe owners of the dive boat where 34 people perished in a fire off Southern California filed a lawsuit Thursday to head off potentially costly litigation, a move condemned by some observers as disrespectful to the families of the dead.
Prowling Mountain Lion Family Prompts Park Closure Near CupertinoA popular park in the South Bay is closed for the weekend because of a family of mountain lions that doesn't appear to be afraid of people.
3 Los Altos Police Officers Exposed To Fentanyl, One HospitalizedThe substance that sent a Los Altos police officer to the hospital Monday morning has been confirmed to be the powerful synthetic opioid drug fentanyl, police said.