Pacifica

Body washes up on Sharp Park Beach Monday

A man's body washed up on a beach in Pacifica on Monday…

 

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Mountain lion spotted in Pacifica

A wild mountain lion was spotted on Manzanita Drive in Pacifica at…

 

Linda Mar Beach. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Family describes surfing near shark’s ‘bloody’ meal off Pacifica beach

A Daly City family might wait a few weeks before surfing again…

 

Chef Cindy Fuentes prepares food for Pacifica’s Meals on Wheels program. (Courtesy Ann Cooney)

San Mateo County looks for new partners for Meals on Wheels

Changes are being cooked up to programs that deliver meals to the…

Chef Cindy Fuentes prepares food for Pacifica’s Meals on Wheels program. (Courtesy Ann Cooney)
A restored wetlands habitat is located adjacent to the proposed development site in Pacifica. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Old rock quarry in Pacifica a possible site for housing development

The latest proposal to redevelop an old rock quarry in Pacifica could…

A restored wetlands habitat is located adjacent to the proposed development site in Pacifica. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Construction equipment sits at the former site of the now-demolished 320 Esplanade Ave apartment building. The building at 310 Esplanade Ave., which was yellow tagged and evacuated in late January, can be seen in the background. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pacifica upholds yellow tagging of cliffside apartments

The latest chapter in the saga of Pacifica’s endangered cliffside apartment buildings…

Construction equipment sits at the former site of the now-demolished 320 Esplanade Ave apartment building. The building at 310 Esplanade Ave., which was yellow tagged and evacuated in late January, can be seen in the background. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Man who fell off Pacifica pier dies

A 60-year-old man died after he and a woman were rescued from…

Pacifica buys last piece of Coastal Trail

After several years of negotiations and false starts, Pacifica is finally poised…

Residents at Pacific Skies Estates were granted a temporary reprieve from eviction. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pacifica mobile home residents granted eviction reprieve

Citing a need to rehabilitate deteriorating dwellings and infrastructure, the owners of…

Residents at Pacific Skies Estates were granted a temporary reprieve from eviction. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Daly City Councilmember Sal Torres says panhandling is a safety concern when panhandlers stand close to traffic. Torres hasn't taken a position on the proposed law. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Daly City to consider panhandling law

A proposed panhandling law will be considered by officials in Daly City…

Daly City Councilmember Sal Torres says panhandling is a safety concern when panhandlers stand close to traffic. Torres hasn't taken a position on the proposed law. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Sea Bowl in Pacifica has 32 bowling lanes, eats, drinks and a great view of the ocean. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Pacifica a seaside retreat just 30 minutes from S.F.

It is home to the Taco Bell with the best view in…

Sea Bowl in Pacifica has 32 bowling lanes, eats, drinks and a great view of the ocean. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
North Coast County Water District. S.F. EXAMINER PHOTO BY MICHAEL ARES

Pacifica weighs taking on water district responsibilities

Pacifica has financial problems, but could increase efficiency by merging its water…

North Coast County Water District. S.F. EXAMINER PHOTO BY MICHAEL ARES
Denise Craig/California Academy of SciencesInitial assessments by The Marine Mammal Center and the California Academy of Sciences of a standard sperm whale that washed ashore in Pacifica on Tuesday.

Dead sperm whale discovered on Pacifica beach

Marine biologists will perform a necropsy today on a sperm whale found…

Denise Craig/California Academy of SciencesInitial assessments by The Marine Mammal Center and the California Academy of Sciences of a standard sperm whale that washed ashore in Pacifica on Tuesday.
Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeTony Gocksue Lee

85-year-old Pacifica man accused of stabbing wife dies in custody

An 85-year-old Pacifica resident accused of stabbing his wife multiple times last…

Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeTony Gocksue Lee

Fire crews rappel down Pacifica cliff to rescue stranded hiker

Fire crews rappelled roughly 200 feet down a Pacifica cliff in the…

Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeTony Gocksue Lee

Pacifica man accused of attempted murder is in coma, may die in next two weeks

An 85-year-old Pacifica man accused of trying to kill his 72-year-old wife…

Courtesy of the San Mateo County Sheriff's OfficeTony Gocksue Lee
AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA brush fire burns below the Seacrest town homes complex in Pacifica

Residents returning home after Pacifica fire forces evacuations

A six-alarm vegetation fire that prompted evacuations in Pacifica early Monday has…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuA brush fire burns below the Seacrest town homes complex in Pacifica
Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerThe building that houses the Pacifica City Council chambers could be relocated and replaced by a proposed mixed-use development. The land

Pacifica pushes forward in plan for mixed-use project at former wastewater treatment site

Pacifica's government appears to be making progress toward gaining approval to convert…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerThe building that houses the Pacifica City Council chambers could be relocated and replaced by a proposed mixed-use development. The land
Daly City has approved fines beginning at $1

New law imposes fines on Daly City residents caught having underage drinkers in home

Daly City residents who allow minors to consume alcohol in their homes…

Daly City has approved fines beginning at $1
Courtesy of Sonora ShoresDeveloper Sonora Shores is building a 54-acre development project in Pacifica with homes prices at $4.3 million and more

Some Pacifica residents scoff at development of pricey homes

An emerging development promising homes priced at $4.3 million and up is…

Courtesy of Sonora ShoresDeveloper Sonora Shores is building a 54-acre development project in Pacifica with homes prices at $4.3 million and more