Emergency crews from SFO and around the Bay Area practice live firefighting and rescue operations with visible flames and smoke at Half Moon Bay Airport to Jan. 19.
Coastside tax accountant Mark Christopher Sturm was arraigned June 20, 2017 on five felony counts of embezzling from his clients. His pretrial hearing was November 5, 2018. The long-delayed prosecution continues March 7, 2019 to set a trial date. (Case #16NF013225A)
Reporting by Alan Wald
Despite our editorial policy de-emphasizing local crime coverage, this story was too hard to resist. But we promise we will keep trying to refocus on the brighter side of life. By the way, Pacifica Police caught this guy and he is in county jail.
It's a Wild Life Photography by Dave Rogers of Pacifica
Nice catch by Pacifica police: five bottle-smashing shoplifters—two adults and three juveniles at Linda Mar Safeway and Manor Walgreens.
(Editor's Note: We still plan to focus more on non-crime stories, but as long as stupid criminals keep targeting the Coastside, we will report the news, especially if it makes us laugh.)