Suspects In Theft, Fencing Ring Arrested In Pacifica Home With $70K In Stolen GoodsTwo-dozen laptops were among suspected stolen goods worth $70,000 found at a Pacifica home this week during an investigation into a retail theft and fencing ring.
Pacifica World Dog Surfing Contest Crowns ChampionsDogs from around the world gathered at Linda Mar Beach Saturday to compete in the World Dog Surfing Championships.
Bay Area Beaches Rank Among Most Polluted In CaliforniaFour Bay Area beaches ranked among the most polluted in California, while Natural Bridges State Beach in Santa Cruz earned a spot as one of the least polluted beaches in the state, according to the annual report released this week by the environmental advocacy nonprofit Heal the Bay.
Suspected Thief Fleeing Liquor Store in Pacifica Rams Clerk With CarPolice are searching for a theft suspect who seriously injured a store clerk while fleeing the scene in Pacifica on Friday afternoon.
Homeowners Fear Losing Property Over 'Managed Retreat' Policies To Address Sea Level RiseBy 2100, the U.S. Geological Survey predicts some 600,000 homes will be at risk of flooding. While the state Coastal Commission wants to let nature take its course, homeowners are fighting back.
Dead Whale Discovered On Pacifica BeachA dead whale washed ashore at a beach in Pacifica Tuesday morning, but Marine Mammal Center scientists cannot study it until it moves somewhere more accessible, a center spokesman said.
Fawn Rescued From Storm Drain In PacificaA delicate rescue in Pacifica Wednesday resulted in a happy ending for a fawn caught in a storm drain.
Hang Glider Pilot Killed In Ocean Plunge Identified As San Francisco ResidentThe pilot of a hang glider who crashed into the Pacific Ocean off of the coast of Pacifica Sunday afternoon has been identified by the San Mateo County coroner’s office as 44-year-old San Francisco resident Christopher Carrillo.
Hang Glider Pilot Dies After Plunging Into Coast Near PacificaA hang glider pilot died late Sunday afternoon when he plunged into the Pacific Ocean off the coast near Pacifica, a Cal Fire spokesman said.
Marine Biologists Say Dead Whale On Pacifica Beach Didn't Seem MalnourishedMarine biologists arrived in Pacifica to conduct a necropsy on the dead whale that washed up yesterday and found that it didn't seem to be malnourished.
Quick-Thinking Girl Helps Rescue Lost Baby Elephant Seal At Pacifica BeachBeachgoers were surprised when a baby elephant seal rolled onto the shore in Pacifica Saturday afternoon. Luckily, it was quickly rescued thanks to 10-year-old Athena and her mom.