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Jake Bunch

In California, a lot of people whose jobs have been deemed essential during the shelter-in-place work in food, including commercial fishers. The industry is tough even in the best of times. Now, restaurant closures and social distancing have made fishing for a living more complex — and child care plays a role too. In this installment of The Essentials, we meet a commercial fisher and father.

Marco Siler-Gonzales / KALW News

The only road that leads to Martins Beach is on property owned by tech billionaire Vinod Khosla. Last week, the California Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Khosla saying he has been “improperly and illegally” restricting public access.

Half Moon Bay Locals Fight To Save Prized Beach

Sep 30, 2019
Rosemary Mena-Werth / Peninsula Press

Coastal towns all have to grapple with sea-level rise. Commercial infrastructures like marine harbors are also causing massive sand depletion. One local in Half Moon Bay has fought for decades to save their local surf spot, Surfers Beach. 

Angela Johnston


If you took walk along the Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay on a typical winter weekend, it would be buzzing with activity.

 

Weekend Go-Tos for October 16, 2015

Oct 16, 2015

Looking for fun things to do this weekend? We have a few suggestions for you, happening all around the Bay Area.