Posted on October 17, 2014 at 11:04 am Today, for the first time, we are changing the way posts are approved on Talkabout. At least through Election Day, we will be approving all new topics and comments before they appear live on our site.... There have been 27 comments on this topic, the most recent on November 4, 2014 at 7:47 am.
Posted on October 15, 2014 at 3:04 pm On Tuesday afternoon, I was a bit taken aback to receive a press release from Caltrans saying there were plans to close one lane of traffic -- the only place to pass heading eastbound between Half Moo... There have been 13 comments on this topic, the most recent on October 16, 2014 at 6:53 pm.
Posted on August 8, 2014 at 4:24 pm This is a link to the assessment of the Pilarcitos Creek bridge on the Coastal Trail, as conducted by consultants for California State Parks. It says the bridge is essentially a total loss and that it... There have been 58 comments on this topic, the most recent on August 13, 2014 at 9:43 pm.
Posted on April 4, 2014 at 2:37 pm Today, the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office announced it was launching "OffenderWatch," a brand new way to be scared of your neighbors.
Simply go to the Sheriff's Office website and click the link... There have been 28 comments on this topic, the most recent on April 5, 2014 at 2:22 pm.
Posted on March 9, 2014 at 11:08 am Reading the New York Times today, I see that it is the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that helped to define one of our country's defining freedoms -- the freedom of speech.
It's inter... There have been 5 comments on this topic, the most recent on March 10, 2014 at 2:07 am.
Posted on February 5, 2014 at 6:13 pm Just wanted to apologize for a screw up on my end.
We had big breaking news of a legislative attempt to assure public access to Martin's Beach today. So I attempted to send it as a breaking news al... There have been 6 comments on this topic, the most recent on February 13, 2014 at 4:17 pm.
Posted on November 20, 2013 at 3:22 pm Please wait here, while I dig a hole large enough to fit your humble editor.
I made a mistake in this week's newspaper that is small in one sense but rather gargantuan in another. It concerns the a... There have been 4 comments on this topic, the most recent on November 22, 2013 at 11:26 am.
Posted on July 8, 2013 at 3:51 pm You say you aren't busy tonight and want to participate in the civic happenings of your community? Well, you're in luck.
Tonight's meeting that can't be missed comes to you from the good folks at Sam... There have been 3 comments on this topic, the most recent on July 10, 2013 at 8:37 am.
Posted on July 2, 2013 at 2:06 pm I met a nice guy today by the name of Jerry Johnson. He says he is a retired firefighter from South Florida.
Needless to say, he was moved by the terrible tragedy that took the lives of 19 firefighte... There have been 21 comments on this topic, the most recent on July 10, 2013 at 4:00 pm.
Posted on June 19, 2013 at 3:38 pm In the guise of saving money, state legislators are in cahoots with the governor to make your government less transparent, less beholden to its citizens and much less trustworthy.
This may well be th... There have been 34 comments on this topic, the most recent on June 23, 2013 at 9:45 pm.
Posted on May 9, 2013 at 4:32 pm You just never know what's about to walk in the door at the Half Moon Bay Review. Today it was bits of newsprint from 113 years ago.
As you may or may not know, the Review used to own the building ... There have been 18 comments on this topic, the most recent on May 16, 2013 at 9:26 pm.
Posted on April 24, 2013 at 11:37 am A big shout out to Facebook fan Gerrie Linn, who remembered that Richie Havens rocked the Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival.
I went back and looked. Turns out the year was 1994. Havens wasn't th... There have been 4 comments on this topic, the most recent on May 4, 2013 at 9:42 am.
Posted on April 12, 2013 at 8:45 am Jarrett Dooley, assistant principal at Half Moon Bay High School, has alerted me to a new blog that he created with the help of the school's athletic department. It's a great idea and a great way to k...
Posted on March 14, 2013 at 4:58 pm I just noticed that I have been quoted in a "Vote Yes on the Recall" mailer that has been sent to voters in advance of the April 9 recall election. You can see it in the attached photo.
While that ... There have been 11 comments on this topic, the most recent on March 21, 2013 at 9:47 am.
Posted on January 17, 2013 at 8:37 am Forgive me this diversion from the purely local, but I saw something in an old newspaper that gave me pause.
I had the distinct pleasure of meeting with the students in Alyssa Neilson's journalism ... There have been 49 comments on this topic, the most recent on January 23, 2013 at 1:59 pm.
Posted on December 3, 2012 at 5:59 pm It was an unusual day at the offices of the Half Moon Bay Review. In the end, we were without power and went home early.
That's because a transformer blew down the street and somehow the resulting ... There have been 3 comments on this topic, the most recent on December 5, 2012 at 1:55 am.
Posted on November 15, 2012 at 1:49 pm I wanted to point folks to my editorial for this week. It comes with an assist from John Ullom, who originally requested the information. Here it is:
http://www.hmbreview.com/opinion/editorials/red... There have been 12 comments on this topic, the most recent on November 17, 2012 at 12:57 am.
Posted on September 13, 2012 at 10:04 am Open the plastic tub and the letters spill out, along with three family photographs and the cork from a single bottle of champagne.
“Dear whomever may have found this letter. … In reading ou... There have been 8 comments on this topic, the most recent on September 15, 2012 at 5:10 pm.
Posted on July 5, 2012 at 9:17 am Along with a couple dozen Coastsiders, my Fourth of July started with fireworks at the Coastside Fire Protection District board meeting Tuesday night. (Actually, the meeting sort of fizzled at the sta... There have been 28 comments on this topic, the most recent on July 11, 2012 at 6:51 pm.
Posted on June 23, 2012 at 12:39 pm Coastsiders may remember that last month Coastal Living magazine named Half Moon Bay one of the "happiest" seaside towns. The local chamber of commerce even memorialized the good press with a small si... There have been 8 comments on this topic, the most recent on July 5, 2012 at 9:34 am.