A 70-year-old man who had been living on a boat at the Santa Cruz Harbor was found dead in the water at the harbor on Sunday, a police spokesman said.
If you live along the San Mateo County coast you may have heard a loud siren Wednesday, but rest assured it was only a test. However, it was unlike any other test conducted along the county’s coast so far.
President Barack Obama has declared a disaster in California to assist in its recovery from last month’s tsunami.
Tsunami cleanup operations were winding down at Crescent City on Monday after crews raised the last sunken boat.
Local and state disaster officials planned to meet this week to review the cleanup that has taken place thus far, and consider whether enough money has been set aside to complete the job.
A little more than a week after a tsunami destroyed much of the Crescent City Harbor, the city is still trying to pick up the pieces.
Passengers aboard the stricken cruise ship Carnival Splendor, which sailed out of San Francisco in 2009 before repositioning to Long Beach, arrived in port Thursday after being pulled back to California.