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Skateboarder Brandishing Pistol Robs Man In Watsonville, Then Rolls Away

A man was robbed at gunpoint by a skateboarder in Watsonville early Saturday morning, according to police.

07/18/2015

(credit: Prisma Guitars)

WATCH: SF State Student Builds Custom Guitars From Busted Skateboards

SF State Industrial Design student Nick Pourfard is only 23, but he’s already carving out his own niche in the world of custom instruments.

03/16/2015

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Alameda County Bans Skateboarding On County Property; Violators To Face Citations

The county of Alameda voted Tuesday to ban skateboarding on all county property, allowing for violators to be cited.

03/03/2015

(CBS SF)

Founded On Laziness, College Student’s Electronic Skateboard Startup Takes Off

At first glance, the ZBoard looks like any other piece of wood on wheels. But take a closer look, and you’ll see it’s a lot smarter, and faster.

01/19/2015

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Child On Skateboard Hit By Car Near In Tara Hills Area Of Contra Costa

A child on a skateboard was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon in the Tara Hills area of Contra Costa County and suffered a head injury, according to the California Highway Patrol.

10/14/2014

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Car Hits 15-Year-Old Skateboarder Crossing Street In Fremont

A 15-year-old boy suffered major injuries when a car hit him on Paseo Padre Parkway in Fremont Monday evening.

07/29/2014

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Man On Motorized Skateboard Dies After Crashing Into Parked Car In San Francisco

A skateboarder was killed when he hit a parked car while riding in a bike lane in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Tuesday morning.

07/23/2014

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SF-Based Skateboard Company Powers Last Mile Of Local Commutes

A San Francisco-based skateboard company is hoping to solve the Bay Area’s traffic problems, one commuter at a time.

06/05/2014

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Man Arrested For Assault With Skateboard In Vacaville

Vacaville police arrested a suspect who allegedly assaulted a man with a skateboard Monday morning.

04/09/2013

Setting for the Dew Tour Toyota City Championships event at San Francisco Civic Center Plaza. (Bay City News)

SF Supervisor Criticizes Soda Company’s Sponsorship Extreme Sports Event

An extreme sports competition that gets underway in San Francisco Civic Center Thursday has drawn sharp criticism, but not because of the 250 truck loads of dirt piled outside City Hall.

10/18/2012

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