Pilot Denies Half Moon Bay Ditching Was A Stunt; Blames Bad GasolineThe pilot who was forced to ditch his newly purchased aircraft in the ocean off Half Moon Bay brushed aside rumors Wednesday that the crash was staged and blamed bad fuel for causing the plane to malfunction.
Plane Crashes Into Water Near Pillar Point Harbor; 2 RescuedA pilot and his passenger miraculously lived unscathed after their small, single engine plane crashed into the ocean off Half Moon Bay Tuesday Evening.
Great White Sharks Spotted Off Half Moon BaySightings of great white sharks off the coast of Half Moon Bay have prompted an alert from the sheriff's office.
Best Places To Go Fishing In and Around The Bay AreaInterest has ramped up for fishing in the Bay Area now that the salmon season has begun.
Best Places On The Peninsula To Watch The SunsetAlthough many San Francisco sites are popular for sunset views, the Peninsula has equally breathtaking vistas but smaller crowds.
6 Rescued After Fishing Boat Sinks In Pillar Point HarborSix adults were rescued from a sinking fishing boat in Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay Thursday morning, the San Mateo County Harbor District harbormaster said.
Best Places To Go Fishing Near South BaySouth Bay fishermen typically know where the best spots are for fishing, but for newcomers to the sport, it’s helpful to know where to go for the best chance of catching a prize for the day.
Hundreds Of Pounds Of Fish Stolen From Pillar Point HarborMore than 400 pounds of fresh fish and crab was stolen over the weekend from a fishery at Pillar Point Harbor in San Mateo County, sheriff’s officials said.
Bay Area Crab Fishermen Mourning Loss Of One Of Their Own49-year-old James Allshouse died on Monday off the San Mateo County coast after being pulled overboard by tangled ropes.
Capsized Vessel Found In Search For Missing Boater Near Pillar PointU.S. Coast Guard crews Friday morning found a capsized vessel possibly associated with a boater who did not return after leaving from Pillar Point Harbor on Wednesday but have yet to find the missing man.
With New Permit, Mavericks Surf Contest Avoids WipeoutJust when it looked like the Mavericks surf contest had suffered its final bad break, a new wave of cooperation has surfers looking to the horizon.
Bay Area Beaches Receive Failing Grade The report cards are in and while most beaches in the Bay Area passed with flying colors, there are a few that need to improve in terms of water quality.
Fish & Game Approves Recreational Salmon Fishing On California WatersThe California Fish and Game Commission has decided there will be a normal recreational salmon fishing season starting April 2nd.
Condition Of Injured Mavericks' Surfer ImprovesA Southern California surfer who nearly drowned in heavy surf off of Half Moon Bay on Saturday has regained consciousness and was upgraded to stable condition, hospital officials said Tuesday.
Mavericks Surfer Critical, In Coma After WipeoutAn Orange County surfer who wiped out on a treacherous wave at Mavericks over the weekend was in a medically induced coma on Monday afternoon, hospital officials said.