City wants input on Carter Park  

Half Moon Bay residents have a chance to put their mark on a sometimes forgotten park, the John L. Carter Memorial Park. The city of Half Moon Bay is seeking feedback in an early design phase and asking residents to fill out an online survey on park improvements.

The overall purpose of this project is to develop a long-term plan for the site and identify projects that may be completed in the near term to improve the park.

To fill out the survey, visit 

Residents are also invited to attend a workshop at the Parks and Recreation Commission meeting at 6 p.m. on June 26 at the Half Moon Bay Library. 


County seeks Veteran of the Year 

San Mateo County is seeking nominations for Veteran of the Year.

Other categories include Patriot of the Year, which goes to someone who works with veterans, and Enterprise of the Year, which acknowledges an organization that supports our veterans. Nominees for the Veteran of the Year award must be a veteran and resident of San Mateo County who has been honorably discharged from one of the U.S. armed services branches either on active duty, reserves or guard components.

To fill out a nomination visit:


Police investigate homicide on Skyline

A portion of Skyline Boulevard near Reids Roost Road was closed in both directions for several hours on Tuesday as police investigated a homicide. 

At approximately 11:35 p.m. on June 17, a San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office patrol deputy driving on Skyline Boulevard observed the body of a man reportedly lying on the west shoulder of the road near the El Corte de Madera Creek Preserve.  

The Sheriff’s Office, the San Mateo County Coroner’s Office and the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office all sent officials to the scene to investigate. 

Detectives conducted a search in the remote area and nearby residents were asked to shelter in place during the search; the advisory was lifted at about 12 p.m. on Tuesday, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. No arrests have been made and the investigation is still ongoing. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Detective Gordon Currie at (650) 363-4051 or call the Sheriff’s Office Anonymous Tip Line at 1 (800) 547-2700.  

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