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Berkley marina pier (Getty Images)

Historic Berkeley Pier Closes Due To Structural Damage

The popular Berkeley municipal pier is closing after structural damage was found in its concrete deck and supports.

07/24/2015

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

Flooding

Timelapse Video: Highest, Lowest King Tides Of Year Drain Bay

The King Tides that inundated low-lying areas around the bay on January 19th, 20th, and 21st also brought the reciprocal lowest tides possible, as shown in this timelapsed towercam video showing the water draining away from pier along the Embarcadero, from noon to 6 p.m.

01/22/2015

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Etsy Hosting Hundreds Of Vendors At SF’s Pier 35 For Small Business Shopping Weekend

Shopping for Christmas gifts at local malls can get infuriating. Between the lines, the crowds, and the madness over this year’s hot on-sale item, it’s almost enough to make you give up on playing Santa.

11/26/2014

(CBS SF)

Massive Fire Burns Historic Dock In Martinez

Police and firefighters responded Sunday night to the Martinez Marina to a fire on the pier.

08/04/2014

A fire burns a pier on the Crockett waterfront.  (CBS)

Suspicious Fire Burns Pier On Crockett Waterfront

Firefighters deemed a one-alarm structure fire at a pier on the waterfront in Crockett suspicious Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.

01/15/2013

A pair of Oracle Racing AC45's skippered by Russell Coutts, left, and James Spithill, right, make their way toward the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, Monday, June 13, 2011. (AP)

Bill Signing Puts Wind In Sails Of SF America’s Cup Plans

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Friday that officials said will allow San Francisco to finance waterfront improvements in preparation for the 2013 America’s Cup.

09/23/2011