Half Moon Bay

Westmoor can’t complete upset bid over Half Moon Bay

DALY CITY — Sean Orr put together a Herculean performance for Westmoor,…

 

Ken Collins, left, and Chris Bertish surf a giant wave during the second heat of the Mavericks surfing contest Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Northern Californian wins Mavericks big-wave surf contest

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — Northern Californian Nic Lamb won the…

 

Greg Long, left, and Jamie Sterling surf a giant wave during the Mavericks surf contest in Half Moon Bay. The world's best big-wave competition, Titans of Mavericks has been set to start today. Mavericks is the world's premiere, high adrenaline, big wave surfing event is a one-day invitation-only surfing competition that is held at the legendary Mavericks surf break located near Half Moon Bay, about 20 miles south of San Francisco. (Ben Margot/AP)

Titans of Mavericks surf contest on tap

HALF MOON BAY — A surfing competition touted as one of the…

 

The Half Moon Bay High School Marching Band appears in Half Moon Bay's Ol' Fashioned 4th of July Parade this weekend. (Courtesy Miramar Events)

2015 Independence Day celebrations

Fire up the barbecue at home -- or attend one of these…

The Half Moon Bay High School Marching Band appears in Half Moon Bay's Ol' Fashioned 4th of July Parade this weekend. (Courtesy Miramar Events)
Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerThe John Hernandez Bridge in Half Moon Bay

Despite protests, Half Moon Bay bridge closed to pedestrians, cyclists for safety repairs

A condemned pedestrian and bicycle bridge in Half Moon Bay was recently…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerThe John Hernandez Bridge in Half Moon Bay
AP Photo/Alex WashburnJohn Hawkley poses on stage with his pumpkin at the 41st Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

A pumpkin weighing 2,058 pounds has taken first prize and set a…

AP Photo/Alex WashburnJohn Hawkley poses on stage with his pumpkin at the 41st Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay
Eric Risberg/ap file photoThe public had protested billionaire Vinod Khosla’s decision to close an access road to Martin’s Beach near Half Moon Bay.

Judge rules against billionaire in Martin’s Beach dispute

A Northern California judge ruled Wednesday against a Silicon Valley billionaire who…

Eric Risberg/ap file photoThe public had protested billionaire Vinod Khosla’s decision to close an access road to Martin’s Beach near Half Moon Bay.

Unknown suspects sneak into Half Moon Bay hotel rooms, take showers, leave

A couple of unknown suspects snuck into two separate hotel rooms in…

christa bigue/s.f. examiner file photoA new 25

Half Moon Bay community active in plans for new library

Half Moon Bay is continuing the planning process for its new public…

christa bigue/s.f. examiner file photoA new 25
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Youths with autism find new wonder by the surf

Gathered by the surf at Dunes Beach in Half Moon Bay one…

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Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerPacifica community members attend a vigil for Erroll Chang

Pacifica conference highlights services for mental health emergencies

The Pacifica community recently hosted a conference to raise awareness about various…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerPacifica community members attend a vigil for Erroll Chang

Man, 26, dies when sand tunnel collapses on Half Moon Bay beach

A 26-year-old man was killed Monday evening after a 10-foot-deep tunnel in…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoVoters in Half Moon Bay are keen on preserving this historic bridge downtown.

Half Moon Bay voters overwhelmingly support preservation of historic bridge

Voters have overwhelmingly approved a ballot initiative in support of preserving an…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoVoters in Half Moon Bay are keen on preserving this historic bridge downtown.

Drought forces triathlon to move to Half Moon Bay

Among the many negative fallouts of the drought hitting California this year,…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoThe Main Street Bridge

Half Moon Bay residents push for federal funding for historic bridge preservation

Some Half Moon Bay residents are asking the city to make a…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoThe Main Street Bridge
Courtesy TakaraTakara Japanese Ramen and Cuisine in South San Francisco specializes in savory

The ramen trend comes to South SF at Takara

With Half Moon Bay’s latest restaurant opening, the small seaside town is…

Courtesy TakaraTakara Japanese Ramen and Cuisine in South San Francisco specializes in savory
AP Photo/Eric RisbergJulie Graves

Hill introduces bill to reopen access to beach near Half Moon Bay

A bill seeking to re-establish public access to a popular beach near…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergJulie Graves

Half Moon Bay boys’ basketball dreaming of state title in turnaround season

Located on the periphery -- literally and figuratively -- of the Bay…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergShane Dorian

Grant Baker wins Mavericks surfing contest in Half Moon Bay

The Body Glove Mavericks Invitational surf competition near Half Moon Bay concluded…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergShane Dorian
Ben Margot/2008 AP file photoThe Body Glove Mavericks Invitational is happening this weekend.

Fans encouraged to catch Mavericks surf competition at viewing festival

With a legendary surfing competition set off the coast of Half Moon…

Ben Margot/2008 AP file photoThe Body Glove Mavericks Invitational is happening this weekend.