PHOTOS: Suspect Arrested; One At Large Wanted In Connection With Palo Alto Home BurglariesOne suspect was in custody and authorities searched for a second Saturday in a series residential burglaries in the College Terrace neighborhood, Palo Alto police officials said.
Lawmakers Vote To Open Palo Alto Foothills Park To Public Ending Decades-Old Restrictive PolicyEnding a decades-old restrictive policy, the Palo Alto City Council voted to open Foothills Park to all people.
2 More Palo Alto Residents Report Overnight Attempted Break-Ins At Their HomesPolice in Palo Alto have announced two more reports of attempted home break-ins this week as the city deals with a rise in overnight burglaries.
Palo Alto Police Increase Patrols After Recent Overnight Home Break-InsPalo Alto police said they are increasing patrols and urge residents to secure side gates and keep doors and windows locked overnight following a series of recent break-ins.
Palo Alto Considers Opening Up Access To Residents-Only Foothills Park Amid ACLU LawsuitOfficials in Palo Alto are expected to consider a proposal that would open access to Foothills Park to the general public, as the city faces a lawsuit over the park's residents-only requirement.
School Reopenings: Study Finds Low Infection Rates Among In-Person Classes So FarSchool bells are still largely silent around the Bay Area and California as the COVID-19 pandemic wears on. The question is, is it safe to get in person learning started again?
2 Suspects Sought In Palo Alto Home Burglary, Vehicle Theft SpreePolice in Palo Alto are seeking two people suspected in a crime spree early Monday that involved two home burglaries while people were sleeping inside and a stolen vehicle.
Oakland Man Convicted Of Targeting Law Enforcement Officers With Mail Bombs; Revenge Was Motive A federal jury has convicted Ross Gordon Laverty of multiple felonies in connection with mailing two explosive devices to homes in Alameda and East Palo Alto, targeting law enforcement officers with the intent to injure or kill his targets.
Peninsula Teen Starts Program To Help ESL StudentsA Peninsula teen who saw some of her classmates struggling with English started a program to help those students overcome their language challenges.
Palo Alto Attempted Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Officer Uses Stun GunA Palo Alto police officer used a stun gun on a man suspected of attempting to carjack a woman outside a coffee shop early Sunday morning.
Facebook Announces Ban On Anti-Vaccination Ads But Not PostsFacebook announced Tuesday that it plans to ban ads on its platform that discourage vaccinations — with an exception carved out for ads about government vaccine policies and non-boosted posts.
Zuckerberg, Chan Donate $100M More to Help Election OfficesFacebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, on Tuesday donated an additional $100 million to local election offices to help them prepare for November as some conservatives stepped up their efforts to stop the funds from being used.
Palo Alto Massage Therapist Accused Of Sexually Assaulting ClientA massage therapist in Palo Alto was arrested and accused of sexually assaulting a client, authorities said Monday.
Retired Former Palo Alto Police Officer Charged With Unlawful Assault During 2018 ArrestA retired Palo Alto police officer was charged Tuesday in connection with the assault of a suspect during an arrest in 2018, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen's Office.
Parents, Teachers Divided Over Reopening Palo Alto School ClassroomsPalo Alto Unified School District is set to vote next week on a plan to resume in-person instruction and could begin ramping up students back into the class as early as next month.