According to comments on NextDoor, Luigi's Italian Restaurant at Adobe Square in Linda Mar has been burglarized and vandalized, but we have not yet confirmed this other than a verbal acknowledgment from a woman who answered the phone at Luigi's that there had been a break-in. Related comments on NextDoor and from our sources indicate that other break-ins have recently occurred at Spindrift Theater and Sanchez Library, where a safe was stolen. If you have information about any of these crimes, please call Pacifica Police. Stay tuned.
The Pacifica Chamber of Commerce has a new chief executive officer. Pacifica native Vickie Flores becomes the chamber's CEO on October 5, following a two-month search by the chamber board of directors.
Ana Reepen remains free on bail following her arraignment September 11 on two felony charges related to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated in the Highway 1 death of Bruce Bernor. No pleas were entered in the case on September 22. The case has been continued to Friday, October 16 at 9 a.m. for pleas or possible plea negotiations. Stay tuned for more details as we get them from our reporters. In the meantime, feel free to leave a Comment at the link below this post.
Christopher Snyder from Vallemar posted on 11 NextDoor neighborhood forums: "I was driving my son home from school today when I thought my eyes were deceiving. I couldn't have just seen a naked man running down the road, could I? So, while we waited at the light, I readied my camera. Sure enough, a nude dude was running down the road. If anyone knows this modern-day Tarzan in town, please help him find his loincloth before it gets too cold out."
Five years ago, PG&E's 30-inch gas transmission line in San Bruno exploded, killing eight people, destroying 38 homes, and launching a series of lawsuits that PG&E eventually settled for nearly $500 million. (ABC7 News photo and story from Pacifica.city)
Welfare Check 1508310135 Occurred at Linda Mar Bl/Peralta Rd, Pacifica. Male subj wearing a blue shirt with superman logo running circles in the lanes of traffic. Disposition: Gone On Arrival. (Pacifica Police report)