Palo Alto

Affordable housing projects in South Bay awarded $20M from Facebook in new partnership

Facebook is partnering with the cities of East Palo Alto and Menlo…

 

Thousands of dollars in donations stolen from Palo Alto church

Thousands of dollars were stolen from collection baskets at a Palo Alto…

 

SF homeless team up to keep streets clean

They’ve come from Georgia, Texas and right here in the Fillmore. They’ve…

 

Venus Williams advances to finals at Bank of the West Classic

STANFORD — Flashes of a vintage Venus Williams delighted fans at the…

Venus Williams seeks 50th career title at Bank of the West Classic

Fresh off her first Wimbledon semifinal appearance in seven years, a resurgent…

Shopping center docks robot cops after child hit, injured

PALO ALTO — A Bay Area shopping center has temporarily docked its…

HP to jettison up to 30,000 jobs as part of spinoff

Hewlett-Packard Co. is preparing to shed up to another 30,000 jobs as…

Peninsula activist lobbies for federal ‘ban the box’ for ex-cons

President Barack Obama has received national — and in some cases bipartisan…

Bunny serving tasty banh mi in Pacifica

Longtime Pacifica morning coffee and lunchtime banh mi favorite Vy’s Coffee Shop…

Caltrain service resumes after pedestrian struck on tracks

Regular Caltrain service has resumed after a woman was struck by a…

3 men arrested after shooting investigation in East Palo Alto

Detectives arrested three men and seized a cache of firearms and marijuana…

Gia Coppola’s ‘Palo Alto’ a family affair

Gia Coppola, the 27-year-old granddaughter of Francis Ford Coppola, has filmmaking in…

U.S. vet who returned from North Korea says confession was coerced

The 85-year-old Korean War veteran from the U.S. who was detained for…

US vet Merrill Newman, 85, home from North Korea

A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for…

Detained American has strong ties in vacation town

Perched among the rowboats at a wetlands sanctuary is a slick, fiberglass…

Peninsula sees boost in million-dollar-plus home sales

Bucking the typical real estate cycle, residential property on the Peninsula has…

Caltrain hits pedestrian creating major delays

Caltrain is reporting that trains are beginning to move through Palo Alto…

SamTrans consolidating north-south bus lines

SamTrans is making its El Camino Real service so simple that you…

New vehicle-dwelling ban might push homeless into southern San Mateo

Chuck Jagoda hasn't had a roof over his head in six years,…

President Obama visiting Peninsula next month for fundraisers

President Barack Obama is returning to the Bay Area in a couple…