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Mountain View couple comes home to burglars

A Mountain View couple came home in the middle of a burglary Sunday afternoon, police said. About $4,000 in jewelry, electronics...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Hmm, on Jul 13, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments | 1662 Views


Atherton fire damages home, kills two cats

A disabled security gate and a long private driveway hampered firefighters' efforts to extinguish a two-alarm blaze at a...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Jul 21, 2011 at 11:53 pm | 2 comments | 1604 Views


Man beaten, robbed outside Mountain View club

A group of men beat and robbed a Sunnyvale man as he left the Monte Carlo Night Club in Mountain View with his girlfriend...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Aug 5, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 2 comments | 1883 Views


Palo Alto officers win award for Zumot investigation

Two Palo Alto officers who used cell-phone records to help convict Bulos Zumot in the October 2009 murder of Jennifer Schipsi...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Hulkamania, on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:35 pm | 2 comments | 1749 Views


EPA man, 19, arrested for strong-arm robbery

Police arrested an East Palo Alto man today in connection with a strong-arm robbery in early August, authorities said. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by JustMe, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 1768 Views


DUI arrests drop in Santa Clara County

There have been fewer arrests related to people driving under the influence in Santa Clara County this year compared to the...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Sep 1, 2011 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1561 Views


Liquor store burglary latest to hit small retailers

An early morning burglary at a Barron Park liquor store is the latest in a series of break-ins that have plagued small Palo...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by WOW, on Aug 31, 2011 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 1629 Views


Cleaver attacker gets seven-year sentence

A busboy who attacked a chef with a meat cleaver in the kitchen of a Palo Alto restaurant in 2009 was sentenced to seven...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 8, 2011 at 5:33 pm | 2 comments | 1612 Views


Police report 'explosion' in Midtown Palo Alto

An explosion was reported at an apartment complex off Middlefield road in Midtown Palo Alto Tuesday night, police confirmed....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by qq, on Sep 13, 2011 at 11:56 pm | 2 comments | 1440 Views


Woman, 18, shot in East Palo Alto apartment

A woman was shot in an East Palo Alto apartment Sunday night, but is expected to survive, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by EPAresident , on Oct 24, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 2 comments | 1801 Views


LOST CAR KEYS- help!!!!!!!!!

Hi, I lost my car keys & scarf on Friday night (11/11/11). My keys have a Greek letter keychain along with the word "love"...

Original post made by ana on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by ana, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1636 Views


Big rig overturns on 101 in Menlo Park

The driver of the north-bound big-rig truck likely fell asleep at the wheel at about 2:20 a.m. Sunday, causing the truck...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by Thank goodness, on Nov 13, 2011 at 8:39 pm | 2 comments | 2118 Views


Incident at Palo Alto Baylands this morning?

Does anyone know what was happening at the Palo Alto baylands this morning around 9am, near to the nature center? There...

Original post made by Dog walker on Nov. 20, 2011
Last comment by Dog walker, on Nov 21, 2011 at 9:38 pm | 2 comments | 1526 Views


Computers heist estimated at $31,000 at Hillview

Another school-based computer theft, this time 30 laptops valued at $31,000 at Hillview Middle School in Menlo Park, occurred...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Nov 30, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 2 comments | 1660 Views


Charges filed against former Menlo coach

Michael William Taylor, the 28-year-old former Menlo School assistant coach who Atherton police say stole iPads from Menlo...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Dec 26, 2011 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 1669 Views


Menlo Park teen wounded in drive-by shooting

A 17-year-old boy was shot Thursday evening in a drive-by shooting in Menlo Park, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2011
Last comment by Lilo, on Dec 26, 2011 at 7:55 pm | 2 comments | 2968 Views


Court upholds murder conviction in 2003 shooting

A federal appeals court in San Francisco Tuesday upheld the murder conviction and sentence of life without parole of a Vallejo...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by TINA R, on May 23, 2012 at 6:31 pm | 2 comments | 2426 Views


Motorcyclist hit by car on Middlefield Road

A motorcyclist was taken to Stanford Hospital with a serious leg injury after being hit by a car on Middlefield Road Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by stop, on Jan 5, 2012 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 2157 Views


Broken water main causes 40-foot geyser on Old Page Mill

PG&E crews installing power poles Tuesday accidentally bored into a water main, causing a 40-foot-tall geyser to erupt on...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Jan 25, 2012 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 1914 Views


Accident / Event Downtown Last Night (2/16/12)

Does anyone know what happened at the corner of Bryant & University last evening at about 5:30? There appeared to be ambulances,...

Original post made by Jennifer Crescent on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Feb 17, 2012 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1502 Views
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