Fire warnings were issued Monday for national park sites in Marin County and for the town of Woodside in the wake of hot, dry and windy weather.
The lighthouse, which offers spectacular views of the Marin Coast, had been closed because the bridge leading to the site had eroded.
The Point Bonita Lighthouse, which closed to visitors in 2010 because of a dilapidated pedestrian bridge, will reopen to the public this weekend, a Golden Gate National Recreation Area spokeswoman said Thursday morning.
The hearty runners who meet before sunrise in the Marin Headlands every Thursday were soaked well before the end of this week’s run.
The body of a Novato man who was reported missing Friday was found Saturday afternoon near Black Sand Beach in the Marin Headlands, Golden Gate National Recreation Area ranger George Durgerian said Monday morning.
The first-degree murder conviction of an El Sobrante man who strangled his ex-girlfriend and stuffed her body into his car trunk five years ago has been upheld by a state appeals court in San Francisco.
They are reminders of a time when war raged on the other side of the Pacific and the United States needed to beef up its defenses. In this Good Question: What’s inside those big concrete coastal batteries that line the Marin Headlands?
The Golden Gate National Recreation Area decided some time ago to contract out its fire services. That decision would become reality Wednesday, when the Presidio Fire Department was slated to close.