Santa Barbara fire photo by Jim Stoicheff
If we hear one more weather forecaster say how "beautiful" this dry weather is, we swear our heads will explode.
Misconceptions about El Nino and El Nina
"She's still a baby," says the distraught father. But maybe she doesn't think so?
Runaway girl, 14, located in South San Francisco.
Half Moon Bay drags its feet in implementing new cannabis regulations ahead of the January 1 state legalization date. Hey, Half Moon Bay, don't inhale the retail!
Midcoast tax accountant Mark Sturm was arraigned June 20 on multiple felony charges of embezzling from his clients. He was to return to court December 1 for a pretrial hearing (Case #16SF013225A).
"I need to die. I really just need to die," the driver said as he ran from the scene of the accident, according to witnesses.
Pacifica drone operator Gerald Destremps, 55, appeared last week in San Mateo County Superior Court on a charge that his drone interfered with emergency personnel in a cliff rescue operation at Pacific Manor on January 27. He had pleaded not guilty at his pretrial hearing. He is now scheduled to stand trial on February 13. Stay tuned here for updates as we get them from our intrepid court sleuth Alan Wald (Case #16NM003444A).
Surf Spot restaurant on Sea Bowl Lane closed August 27, 2017. Facebook page says: "To receive a refund on any unused Surf Spot gift cards, please send the card with your mailing address to 4625 Coast Highway, Pacifica, CA 94044." Impressive that Surf Spot honored unused gift certificates. That's good, ethical business practice by local owners. We hope they paid off their vendor bills the same way, so nobody was stiffed.
Pacifica Playschool at 630 Hickey Boulevard and owner Suzanne Wheeler Johnson filed a lawsuit in San Mateo County Superior Court alleging false and malicious Yelp reviews, submitted on two occasions by poster "CT T", including statements that employees were seen smoking marijuana at Playschool. Johnson sued Yelp poster(s) "John/Jane Doe(s)" for libel, lost income, and emotional distress, and asked for trial by jury:
In an unrelated 2016 complaint about Playschool, state investigators found no basis or support for the complaint: