Buried at the bottom of this police press release is the "Only in Pacifica" angle: One of the arresting officers bought a fruit cup at a nearby convenience store for the 11-year-old daughter and granddaughter of the two shoplifting suspects who were being arrested. The fruit cup was said to be for "calming down" the girl.
The City of Pacifica is working on a plan to fix the traffic mess at Manor and Milagra. If you attended the community meeting November 27, please share your impressions by clicking the Comments button below this post.
The first few pages of a Google search on Linda Mar Taco Bell tell the tale. This lowly fast-food joint has become an international destination for tourists, surfers, and just plain Pacificans who enjoy world-class scenery to go with their cheap eats. Travel magazines, network TV, and local media have anointed this beachside burrito bistro the world's most scenic Taco Bell. Go figure.
The woman's body found floating in the ocean Sunday morning near the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, has been identified by the San Mateo County Coroner's Office as Frances Pierce. She was a 75-year-old resident of Portola Valley.