27.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - high-crime, cash-strapped cities including Vallejo and EastPalo Alto. For several years, highway patrol officers participated in a grant-funded anti-gang operation in Oakland. More recently, patrolmen have been working with Oakland police to drive
26.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - While 80 percent of EastPalo Alto residents who were recently surveyed said they feel the city is headed in the right direction, the city still struggles with numerous challenges. It continues to have a higher crime rate than neighboring cities and is
26.10.2012 [San Francisco Chronicle] - The effort - similar to operations started in Richmond, EastPalo Alto and other cities in recent years - will be reviewed after 90 days. Morrell said he did not know how much the program would cost, but that past operations had been funded by state
25.10.2012 [Huffington Post] - Facebook is delivering on its promise to create a charitable foundation that will distribute $500,000 to community nonprofits serving EastPalo Alto and Menlo Park's Belle Haven neighborhood. The social network company's investment is part of a deal it
25.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - Screenings in Palo Alto, Stanford University, EastPalo Alto, San Jose and San Francisco. More information: www.unaff.org or 650-724-5544. Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival. Through Nov. 18. Theaters in Palo Alto, Campbell and San Jose. Opening night
24.10.2012 [Bizjournals.com] - Facebook Inc. has started a community fund that will offer grants to nonprofits who do work in the Belle Haven area of Menlo Park and EastPalo Alto. Menlo Park-based Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) put $500,000 into the fund that will award $3,000 to $5,000
24.10.2012 [Catholic San Francisco] - Close to 700 people crammed into St. Francis of Assisi Church to greet Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone, who visited the EastPalo Alto parish to celebrate the feast of St. Francis on Sunday, Oct. 7. The visit was the first to a parish by the
24.10.2012 [Los Altos Town Crier] - The library is open in four locations: Stanford Shopping Center near Bloomingdale's; the Stanford Cancer Center; Stanford Hospital (third-floor lobby); and the Ravenswood Family Health Center, 1807 Bay Road in EastPalo Alto. Nancy Dickenson is head
24.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - The cities in San Mateo County that have indicated they're likely to follow suit are Belmont, Brisbane, Burlingame, Colma, Daly City, EastPalo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Pacifica, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Bruno
22.10.2012 [Fox News] - Sports Network. Sacramento, CA – Sacramento State football player John Bloomfield died Sunday morning after spending nearly a month in a coma. The 22-year-old senior defensive end from EastPalo Alto, Calif., was treated for a deteriorating lung on Sept.
21.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - About 11:50 p.m., EastPalo Alto officers were responding to reports of gunshots in the 2700 block of Hunter Street when a call came in that a car had crashed into a fence near University Avenue and Kavanaugh Drive. The officers found the victim in the
20.10.2012 [CBS Local] - EASTPALO ALTO (CBS SF) — A man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds was found at the scene of a vehicle collision in EastPalo Alto late Friday night, according to police. At about 11:50 p.m. EastPalo Alto police responded to a report of gunshots
20.10.2012 [Wisconsin State Journal] - Artiman Ventures, of EastPalo Alto, Calif., met with about half a dozen companies at the offices of the Wisconsin Technology Council in Madison, council president Tom Still said. “That sort of informal traffic appears to be on the upswing,” Still said
19.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - Last summer, Burns became one of the first police chiefs in California to publicly announce his support of the TRUST Act, followed by police chiefs from Oakland, Los Angeles and EastPalo Alto and the Santa Clara County sheriff, according to the
19.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - In San Mateo County: Belmont, Brisbane, Burlingame, Colma, Daly City, EastPalo Alto, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Pacifica, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Bruno, San Carlos, San Mateo, South San Francisco and Woodside.
18.10.2012 [Bay Area Indymedia] - EastPalo Alto became home to an Ikea in 2002 and has been the site of numerous housing developments for Silicon Valley commuters. Rents in the Fillmore District of San Francisco have doubled in the last few years alone, the apartments have become
17.10.2012 [Marketplace.org] - Rosa Gomez, an immigration attorney based in EastPalo Alto, says Mi Pueblo employees are quitting their jobs before they get fired. “People who have worked there for five years are leaving in fear and not getting any sort of compensation or anything
17.10.2012 [San Francisco Examiner] - ... Mayor Pedro Gonzalez, South San Francisco; Mayor Matt Grocott, San Carlos; former San Mateo County civil grand jury forewoman Virginia Chang Kiraly; Vice Mayor David Lim, San Mateo; Mayor Laura Martinez, EastPalo Alto; Vice Mayor Peter I. Ohtaki
15.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - Summoning resolve while still gripped by fear and grief, EastPalo Altans reached outward and looked inward for solutions to the violence that this month has taken the lives of two young men. Led by children bearing signs with slogans like "Please stop
13.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - Braaainnnsssss...... Children turned into zombies with the help of some facepaint during Zombie Craft day at the EastPalo Alto Library on Friday. The library is hosting the zombie-themed crafts event every Friday this month. For more information about
13.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - In the Art Center entry, designer Carol Reif's "Locally Grown: The Neighborhoods of Palo Alto and EastPalo Alto" sets the tone for the exhibit: It's a tree depicting the various neighborhoods with numbered branches. Visitors are encouraged to take a
12.10.2012 [San Jose Mercury News] - "You really do have to know as much about EastPalo Alto as Hillsborough, as much about the coastside as Belmont. If you run countywide you are forced to understand the different geographies and different people who live in this county." Of California
11.10.2012 [Milpitas Post] - Mr. Kennon, the fourth of eight children, spent his first few years in South Palo Alto and EastPalo Alto before his mother and four brothers relocated to the Sunnyhills neighborhood in Milpitas in 1971. Mr. Kennon attended Joseph Weller Elementary
10.10.2012 [San Francisco Chronicle (blog)] - EastPalo Alto police have initiated FIT Zones, where residents bike with officers or play team sports while also receiving information on how to reduce their risk of chronic diseases. (Photo: Kristina Krohn/ Peninsula Press). EastPalo Alto police are
09.10.2012 [San Francisco Chronicle] - For example, San Mateo County, another wealthy enclave that exceeds the funding standards overall, got $292,000 in funding because EastPalo Alto's high poverty and unemployment rates qualified it. But San Francisco lost out, even though it has
09.10.2012 [San Francisco Chronicle] - They borrowed garage space from friends, first in Mountain View and then in EastPalo Alto, where they tinkered with the equipment. They purchased parts made for vacuum cleaners and other machines, assembling and duct-taping together prototypes.
06.10.2012 [San Francisco Chronicle] - Police are investigating two fatal shootings that occurred three blocks apart in EastPalo Alto Friday night. At 11:13 p.m., police responded to gunshots detected in the 300 block of Azalia Drive in EastPalo Alto. Officers found 24-year-old EastPalo
05.10.2012 [San Mateo Daily Journal] - Both also carried District Four which includes Redwood City, Menlo Park and EastPalo Alto and the unincorporated areas of North Fair Oaks and Oak Knoll. Although a supervisor represents his or her district, they are chosen by voters countywide.