Aquatic Park

Sand mermaid spotted at the Marina Harbor. (@YevP)

Sand Mermaids Become Temporary Tourist Attraction Along SF Waterfront

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Did you miss them? Over the weekend a pair of mermaids were spotted lounging on the San Francisco shore before slipping back beneath the sea foam for good. On Saturday, […]

04/13/2015

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Report Of Suspicious Person At Pleasanton Park Leads To Arrest Of Man For Identity Theft

Andrew Jonathan Hardy was found in possession of a stolen laptop, drug paraphernalia, various forms of identification from more than a dozen people and credit cards that were not in his name.

03/19/2015

Artist rendition of the planned aquatic complex at Emerald Glen Park in Dublin. (City of Dublin)

$33 Million Aquatic Complex With Water Slides, Ampitheatre Set For Groundbreaking In Dublin

The city of Dublin is set to break ground on a $33 million aquatic complex staring in March.

02/04/2015

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Police Investigate Suspicious Death At Berkeley’s Aquatic Park

Police are investigating the death of a middle age man in Berkeley Sunday afternoon as a homicide.

11/30/2014

Surfers prepare to go into the water at Ocean Beach. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New App Allows San Francisco Beachgoers To Check Water Quality

Next time you go to the beach, bacteria is a danger that could make you sick. San Francisco officials have released an app promising an early warning.

09/15/2014

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Australian Attempts To Break 25-Year-Old Speed Record For Swimming Around Alcatraz

Australian Trent Grimsey plunged into the San Francisco Bay Friday morning in an attempt to shatter the decades-old record for swimming to and around Alcatraz Island after setting off from the San Francisco shoreline.

09/12/2014

Surfers prepare to go into the water at Ocean Beach. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mobile App Measures Beaches’ Bacteria Safety Levels

A new mobile device app has been developed that lets people know if it is safe to go into the water at San Francisco beaches.

08/13/2014

Fire burns at 2nd St. and Hearst Ave. in Berkeley. (CBS)

Cause Of Berkeley Overpass Fire Where Homeless Campers Lived Is Unclear

Homeless people were camping in an area where up to 100 recycling bins burned Wednesday afternoon near the University Avenue off-ramp from Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley, but it remains unclear how the fire started, the city’s acting fire chief said Thursday.

05/08/2014

Fire burns at 2nd St. and Hearst Ave. in Berkeley. (CBS)

Huge Fire Burns Under Berkeley University Ave. Off-Ramp From Interstate 80

Firefighters have controlled a fire near the Berkeley Interstate 80 University offramp Wednesday afternoon that possibly started with an explosion in a methamphetamine lab, the city’s acting fire chief said.

05/07/2014

Alcatraz Island (Photo credit by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

3 Blind Swimmers Complete Trek From Alcatraz To Aquatic Park In SF Bay

Max Ashton had one goal before heading off to college: swim from Alcatraz Island to Aquatic Park in San Francisco.

09/30/2013

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