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Ocean Beach

Surfers prepare to go into the water at Ocean Beach on June 21, 2011 in San Francisco, California. On the first day of summer, the San Francisco Bay Area is experience its first heat wave of the season with temperatures in the 70's at the coast and up to 100 degrees in the inland areas. (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

'Painted Ladies' of Alamo Square (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Stray From The Tourist Traps: Spend A Weekend In San Francisco Like a Local

Refer to this weekend guide to San Francisco covering some other areas not as touristy but equally entertaining.

08/12/2014

Missing fishing captain Timothy Lybrand has an outstanding warrant For His Arrest (SCCSO)

Fisherman Wasn’t Aboard When Distress Call Was Sent Near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach

Officials say a fisherman who sent out a distress call early Monday morning was not on board when his boat ran aground in San Francisco.

08/06/2014

Missing fishing captain Timothy Lybrand has an outstanding warrant For His Arrest (SCCSO)

Missing Captain Who Abandoned His Boat Off Of SF Beach Has Outstanding Warrant

Salvage crews are still working Tuesday morning to remove an abandoned fishing boat stranded in the waters off San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. The captain of the boat, however, remains missing and new questions are being asked as it’s been revealed that he has an outstanding warrant for his arrest.

08/05/2014

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For Person Possibly In Water Near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach

The United States Coast Guard has suspended their search for a man possibly in the water after a boat ran aground near Ocean Beach in San Francisco Monday morning.

08/04/2014

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Best Places For A Bonfire In The Bay Area

Bonfires on Bay Area beaches have been a tradition for generations but only certain beaches now allow them.

06/07/2014

Ocean Beach in San Francisco. (CBS)

Elementary School Kids Arrive In Waves For SF Ocean Beach Cleanup Effort

Over 800 Students from San Francisco and Marin counties came to Ocean Beach’s rescue Tuesday as part of a mass-statewide cleanup effort.

05/20/2014

baseball bat assault

Man Hospitalized After Baseball Bat Attack Near SF’s Ocean Beach

A man was hospitalized after being struck in the head with a baseball bat in an attack near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Monday afternoon.

04/29/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck at the scene of a rescue at Ocean Beach, April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Coast Guard Halts Search For Missing Teen Off San Francisco’s Ocean Beach

Rescue crews are continuing to search Thursday morning for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said.

04/10/2014

17-year-old surfer Tony Barbero speaks with a reporter following his rescue of two people from the waters off Ocean Beach, April 9, 2014. (CBS)

San Francisco Teenage Surfer Hailed As Hero For Saving 2 People At Ocean Beach

As crews continue to search Thursday for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday afternoon, a 17-year-old surfer is being hailed as a hero for saving the boy’s father and cousin.

04/10/2014

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