Pacifica

Coyote

Coyote Charges At Man Walking Dog In Pacifica

Police are warning Pacifica residents to be on the alert after a man reported an unnerving encounter with a coyote Tuesday morning.

08/12/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Caltrans Apologizes For Pacifica Road Work That Caused Traffic Meltdown

The City of Pacifica says that Caltrans has apologized for failing to notify them of road work that led to hours of unexpected traffic congestion on state Highway 1 Monday.

08/04/2015

Tom Mattusch provided this picture of a dead Humpback Whale floating off the Pacifica Coast. (8/3/15)

Boaters Warned After Dead Whale Found Floating Close To Shipping Lanes Near Pacifica

Boaters were being warned to watch out for a large dead whale found floating off the Pacifica Coast near shipping channels.

08/03/2015

A dead humpback whale washed onto a beach in Pacifica. (CBS)

Scientists Find Evidence Dead Humpback Whale On Pacifica Beach Was Hit By Passing Ship

Scientists who examined a dead humpback whale found on a Pacifica beach Sunday morning have found evidence the whale was hit by a passing ship, according to the Marine Mammal Center.

08/03/2015

A Pacifica beach. (4/15/15)

Dead Humpback Whale Washes Onto Pacifica Beach

A dead Humpback whale washed onto the shore on a beach in Pacifica Sunday, according to dispatchers.

08/02/2015

brush fire, grass fire, vegetation fire, contra costa county

13-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Starting Brush Fire In Pacifica

Police on Thursday arrested a 13-year-old in connection with started a brush fire that burned about five acres in Pacifica.

07/24/2015

Grass Fire

Brush Fire Burns 5 Acres In Pacifica

A brush fire that has burned approximately five acres in Pacifica is 10 percent contained Thursday evening, according to fire officials.

07/23/2015

Tunnel Traffic

Multi-Car Crash In Devil’s Slide Tunnel Temporarily Closes Highway 1

Traffic was moving slowly on state Highway 1 south of Pacifica Sunday afternoon after a collision closed the roadway in both directions at the Devil’s Slide tunnel.

07/19/2015

A whale spotted off the Pacifica Pier. (Fototaker)

Is It Just Me Or Are Whales Easier To Spot Of The California Coast This Year?

My friend and photo Fototaker Tony really out did himself! A couple of days ago, he strolled to the Pacifica Pier and it was Christmas in July! Checkout the photo he sent me.

07/16/2015

A view of Pacifica looking south. (CBS)

Is Pacifica The Bay Area’s Most Underappreciated Gem?

Known for its natural beauty, Pacifica is filled with numerous hiking trails through rolling hills that overlook the ocean surf and forested canyons. The city is snuggled in between small valleys. There is Sweeney Ridge to the east, Montara Mountain to the south and the Pacific Ocean’s rocky bluffs to the west.

07/14/2015

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