Half Moon Bay

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HALF MOON BAY, CA - JANUARY 24:  Danilo Couto (L) and Peter Mel share a wave during the second heat of round one of Mavericks Invitational on January 24, 2014 in Half Moon Bay, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mavericks Window To Close Next Tuesday; Surf Competition Unlikely This Year

The three-month window for the world-renowned Mavericks big-wave surf contest closes next Tuesday and organizers are saying, due to Mother Nature— it’s highly unlikely the event will happen this year.

03/24/2015

Pillar Point Bluff

Non-Profit Buys 21 Acres Along Seaside Bluff To Extend Coastside Public Hiking Trail

A nonprofit has announced the purchase of 21 acres that will complete a segment of the Coastal California Trail in San Mateo County.

03/22/2015

Cougar mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Warning Issued To Hikers, Residents, Pet Owners After Mountain Lion Kills 3 Animals In 2 Weeks In Half Moon Bay

The most recent sighting was on Friday night around 7:30 p.m., when deputies responded to a report of multiple mountain lion sightings in the 900 block of Miramontes Street in Half Moon Bay.

03/21/2015

Zaballa House (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Romantic Getaways On A Budget Near The Bay Area

Here are five suggested Bay Area destinations for a romantic weekend for Valentine’s Day.

02/07/2015

Vinod Khosla  (James Duncan Davidson/O'Reilly)

Confusion Over Martin’s Beach Access Prompts San Mateo Co. Sheriff’s Involvement

Despite confusion, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s office said deputies will not issue citations or make arrests for trespassing if someone is simply accessing Martin’s Beach.

01/28/2015

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Six Local Brews To Keep An Eye Out For At This Year’s SF Beer Week

SF Beer Week is nearly upon us again in all its hoppy, microbrewed, and malted glory. Beer crafters from all over the Bay Area are gathering in San Francisco (and all around the Bay) to show […]

01/15/2015

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Spare The Air Days Cause Drop In Business For Firewood Business

The wood burning ban prompted by consecutive Spare The Air days in the Bay Area caused a drop in business for at least one firewood business along the Peninsula.

01/04/2015

Surfer rides a wave during Mavericks Invitational on January 24, 2014 in Half Moon Bay, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mavericks: The Window For ‘The Mount Everest’ Of Big-Wave Surfing Contests Opens

It’s that time of year again when some of the world’s best big-wave surfers start making plans to head to Half Moon Bay to take part in the annual Maverick’s invitational surf contest.

01/01/2015

U.S. Postal Service mail truck. ( Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

3 Hurt When Postal Service Truck Crashes With Vehicle On Highway 1 Near Half Moon Bay

Three people were hospitalized after a U.S. Postal Service truck collided with another vehicle on state Highway 1 near Half Moon Bay late Wednesday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

12/24/2014

Traffic Alert Sign

Flooding Temporarily Closes Highway 92 In Half Moon Bay

A portion of state Highway 92 in Half Moon Bay that had been closed due to flooding reopened Tuesday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/16/2014

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