Grandparents, Grandkids Share First Hugs Since Pandemic At Palo Alto Retirement CommunityAfter a year of phone calls and zoom meetings, grandparents at a Palo Alto retirement community were finally able to savor a hug from their children and grandchildren.
Dozens Of Guns Stolen From Palo Alto Home: Suspect Vehicle SoughtPolice in Palo Alto are investigating the theft of four gun security cabinets containing 35 firearms from the garage of a residence that occurred Tuesday.
COVID: San Mateo County To Resume Weekly Mass Vaccination SitesStarting Thursday at the San Mateo County Event Center, San Mateo County will have weekly COVID-19 mass vaccination clinics for anyone who lives or works in the county.
Facebook Cranks Up Rule Enforcement In Run-Up To Chauvin VerdictFacebook representatives said the social media app is cranked up its rule enforcement ahead of the verdict in former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin's murder trial in George Floyd's death.
Palo Alto Police Arrest Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Elderly WomanPalo Alto police on Wednesday announced the weekend arrest of a man suspected of sexually assaulting an elderly homeless woman in a downtown parking lot.
Facebook Sued By Muslim Civil Rights Group Over Hate SpeechA civil rights group filed a lawsuit against Facebook Thursday, saying CEO Mark Zuckerberg made "false and deceptive" statements to Congress when he said the social media site he founded removes hate speech and other rule-breaking materials.
UPDATE: Facebook, Instagram Both Go Offline Suddenly, Come Back An Hour LaterSocial media sites Facebook and Instagram went offline Thursday afternoon suddenly, without warning.
Family Ashes Among Items Stolen in 2 Palo Alto Ice Cream Shop BurglariesTwo family-owned ice cream shops in Palo Alto were burglarized just two days apart, with the ashes of two employees who worked at one of the businesses being among the stolen items.
Stanford Women's Basketball Team Gets Enthusiastic Welcome in Palo AltoA campus victory celebration Monday afternoon for the returning champion Stanford Women's Basketball team was subdued and distanced because of COVID.
Palo Alto Park Vandalism Investigated As Hate CrimeVandalism found Sunday at a city playground is being investigated as a hate crime, Palo Alto police said.
Palo Alto Police Seek Suspect In Armed Robbery Of Ice Cream ParlorA search is underway for a man suspected of an armed robbery at an ice cream parlor in Palo Alto Monday night.
Palo Alto Police Arrest Armed 16-Year-Old Boy For Robbery, ThreatsFollowing a chase, police arrested a 16-year-old boy with a gun Monday night after an attempted armed robbery near a Palo Alto shopping center, while a second suspect remains at large.
VIDEO: Body-Cam Footage Shows Police K9 Attack Mount View Man Sleeping on His Own PropertyAn innocent Bay Area man who was bitten by a police K9 during an incident last June when he was sleeping on his own property is now looking for justice.
COVID School: Newsom Visits Reopened Palo Alto School To Encourage Return To ClassroomsWhile on a campaign to push more school reopenings across the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom and a group of local leaders visited an opened Palo Alto elementary school on Tuesday to encourage campuses to resume in-class instruction as quickly as possible.
Fremont Police Release Additional Details In Pursuit, Exchange Of Gunfire With Teens Suspected In Home InvasionPolice in Fremont released additional information Monday in connection with a pursuit of juveniles suspected to a home invasion robbery last month, which included an exchange of gunfire between the officers and suspects.