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Pillar Point Bluff

Stranded Boater Near Half Moon Bay Refuses Coast Guard Rescue

A stranded boater turned down a rescue Friday night after running the boat aground south of Half Moon Bay.

05/30/2015

A dead gray whale is towed out to sea off of Half Moon Bay, May 21, 2015. (City of Half Moon Bay)

Latest Dead Whale Found On Bay Area Shores Towed Out To Sea

A dead gray whale found on a Half Moon Bay beach Tuesday was towed out to sea Thursday morning, a day after crews finished burying two other whales on a Pacifica beach.

05/21/2015

A dead gray whale on a beach in Half Moon Bay. (CBS)

6th Dead Whale Washes Onto Bay Area Shores In 5-Week Period

A dead gray whale that washed onto the shore in Half Moon Bay was spotted Tuesday. It was the sixth dead whale to wash onto Northern California beaches in the last five weeks.

05/19/2015

Paso Robles, California

5 Nearby Towns For a Quick Getaway On Memorial Day

Take a Memorial Day Weekend getaway to a happy place that’s nearby the San Francisco Bay Area. While many popular campsites, beaches and resorts around Lake Tahoe and Yosemite require advance booking, sometimes the best ideas are last-minute ones.

05/16/2015

Bob Senz at the 2015 Dream Machines event in Half Moon Bay. (CBS)

‘Dream Machines’ Event Founder Funds Senior Center For Half Moon Bay

The tens of thousands of people who attend every year go for the fun. But for the founder of Dream Machines in Half Moon Bay, it’s always been about the good it could do.

05/13/2015

That looks like a fight about to happen.
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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