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  1. Crab poach ers hid booty in secret com partmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFBay

    A man and woman caught near Half Moon Bay hiding extra Dungeness crab in secret compartments of their speedboat were sentenced to jail time and hefty fines Wednesday afternoon, San Mateo County prosecutors said.

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  2. Martins Beach access bill headed to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... to seize a private road that connects to the beach, a favorite spot for surfers located a few miles south of Half Moon Bay. But after legislators were pressured by a lobbyist hired by Khosla, Hill amended the bill, which now instructs the commission ...

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  3. Restore Native Habitat @ Purissima Old Town Site, August 23Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Pacifica Riptide

    ... Meet at the corner of Verde Road and Highway 1 (same turn as Elkus Ranch), approximately one mile south of the Half Moon Bay city limits. Coastside Land Trust's Ongoing & Upcoming Events "California Agriculture" Art Exhibit. Open now through October ...

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  4. County Health Seeks Volunteer Water SamplersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Pacifica Riptide

    ... sampling. Sampling is done every Monday morning, and volunteers drop samples at convenient locations in either Half Moon Bay or Pacifica for transport by county staff to the Public Health Laboratory for analysis.

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  5. Hill's Bills: Martins Beach Bill to the GovernorRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Pacifica Riptide

    The California Senate today sent to the governor Senator Jerry Hill's legislation to require the State Lands Commission to enter into negotiations with Silicon Valley billionaire and Martins Beach property owner Vinod Khosla for one year, in an effort to re-open the beach near Half Moon Bay to the public.

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  6. Half Moon Bay Poachers Get Fines, Jail Time After Crabs Found Stashed In Hidden Boat CompartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    A man and woman caught near Half Moon Bay hiding extra Dungeness crab in secret compartments of their speedboat were sentenced to jail time and hefty fines Wednesday afternoon, San Mateo County prosecutors said.

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  7. Martins Beach billRead the original story

    Thursday | The Campbell Reporter

    ... to seize a private road that connects to the beach, a favorite spot for surfers located a few miles south of Half Moon Bay. But after legislators were pressured by a lobbyist hired by Khosla, Hill amended the bill, which now instructs the commission ...

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  8. Oakland crab poachers had hidden compartmentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... On Feb. 14, a state Fish and Wildlife warden spotted the couple as they arrived at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay in their 18-foot Boston Whaler powerboat. The warden asked if they had any luck fishing, and the pair said they had caught 20 ...

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  9. Oakland couple fined, sentenced to jail for poaching dozens of Dungeness crabs in Half Moon BayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    A pair of poachers was sentenced to jail time and fined more than $20,000 Wednesday for smuggling dozens of Dungeness crabs in hidden compartments on their boat off the coast off Half Moon Bay.

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  10. Martin's Beach bill heads to governorRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Legislation aimed at reopening Martin's Beach in Half Moon Bay to the public is headed to the governor's desk after clearing a major hurdle Thursday by passing on the Senate floor for a second time.

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  11. Couple sentenced for crab poachingRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... it because of the compartments. The pair were in an 18-foot Boston Whaler power boat at Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay when approached Feb. 15 by a Department of Fish and Wildlife warden. The warden asked them if they had any luck fishing and ...

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  12. Legislature passes bill for public access to Martins BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... It is the latest legal broadside in a battle with the property owner, who bought the beachfront land near Half Moon Bay in 2008 and two years later closed the gate to the only road leading to the popular beach. The proposed law, SB968, would require ...

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  13. 'Greywater' helps cope with parched landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    ... "My husband ... was impressed that there were people who really want to learn. We had people from Sacramento, Half Moon Bay, Salinas -- all over Northern California." Cruz says she recycled household water during droughts in the '70s and '80s, but ...

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  14. Senate sends Jerry Brown bill on private beach disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    In this Feb. 10, 2014, file photo, Julie Graves, left, of Albany, Calif., and Chris Adams, second from left, of Berkeley, Calif., hold up signs in support of a beach access bill that Democratic state Sen. Jerry Hill introduced near Martin's Beach in Half Moon Bay, Calif.

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  15. The campaign for Fergusona s good nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... he said. "Let's see where it's from." Rustling sounds. "A city I've never heard of -- a city called Half Moon Bay, California?" Half Moon Bay is about 2,000 miles away, just south of San Francisco. Fletcher didn't indicate how much the check was ...

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  16. Clubbing By The Numbers: The Business Behind Sin City's MarqueeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    ... at a number of publications including The New York Times, Bloomberg News, The Orange County Register and the Half Moon Bay Review, though my first fix for news came as a student reporter at The Stanford Daily. My other duties here include covering ...

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  17. Legislature wades into Martins Beach access fightRead the original story

    Thursday | San Diego Source

    The state Assembly approved legislation Wednesday requiring a state agency to negotiate public access to a secluded beach south of Half Moon Bay that requires going through a billionaire's private waterfront property.

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  18. State Legislature Wades into Martins Beach Access FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRON 4

    The state Assembly approved legislation Wednesday requiring a state agency to negotiate public access to a secluded beach south of Half Moon Bay that requires going through a billionaire's private waterfront property.

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  19. The Buzz: Jerry Brown passes bucket challenge to his trusty corgiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    The Assembly on Wednesday narrowly passed legislation compelling the state to step into a dispute over Martins Beach, a stretch of shore near Half Moon Bay that has become the latest flashpoint in the ongoing debate over balancing private property ownership with the public's right to the coast.

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  20. Cocktails with canines: Unleash your pup's social sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    Guests at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay's monthly Yappy Hour are decked out for the swimsuit contest at the July event.

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