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Have a look around.  All these stories on "us" have been written by longtime

Bay Area Features Writer Jean Bartlett.

This site is being watched over by Lucy, Spirit and Birdie.

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Honoring U.S. Navy CTI Charles D. Wright, Jr. his name is on Pacifica's Vietnam & Iraq Memorial Monument

The story of Rockaway Ricky and his pet helping memorial fund

Honoring Angelo Zawaydeh Terra Nova graduate Iraq fallen

Honoring Bob Curry one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Honoring Jim Walker one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

An interview with the Hon. Quentin L. Kopp (Ret.)

Honoring Johnny White one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Honoring George Patterson one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Growing up Pacifican An interview with Deidra (Kennedy) Crow

Salada Beach Galen R. Hickok 1870-1938 Once owner of the Pacifica castle

Honoring Lawrence "Larry" Eugene Foster one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen.

Lydia Comerford Fahey 1883-1972 Early Sharp Park resident knew how to protect her land

Honoring James Stanley "Stan" Childers one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Dolly Fine Famous San Francisco Madam had Pacifica hideaway

2018 interview with Pacifica's Marv Morganti who passed 12-29-2020

Honoring George A. Cabano, Jr. one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Sheila Hyman 1931-2015 This no-nonsense, good-deed doing Pacifican got the job done

Judy Tugendreich 1939-2017 This musician and music educator was all about the joy of music

Honoring Robert Compton, one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Paul Azevedo (1931-2004) This Pacifica Tribune columnist was a born writer

Honoring Medford Chrysler, one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Lydia Azevedo (1929-2011) This Pacifican lived her belief: "Do real good for the world."

Bob Siebert (1907-1993) This elementary school teacher was a Pacifica pioneer

Bill Drake (1921-2012) For three decades he was the Pacifica Tribune

Honoring David McKay, one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Interview Singer Tré Taylor, leading a "deliciously fun life"

Honoring Peter Premenko, one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Honoring John Premenko, one of Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Terra Nova High School classmates (1969) work to honor Pacifica's Vietnam fallen

Interview with soprano and community supporter Clorinda Campagna

Ingrid B. Lacy (1931-1999) She inspired a middle school's name

Interview with musician, surrealist Steven Roark

Jean Fassler (1919-2018) Pacifica's first mayor

Sue Digre, citizen philanthropist, retires from Pacifica City Council

Interview with song stylist Morning Nichols, Pacifica Performances Artistic Director


BIOGRAPHIES (The Living Tales)

Pacifica Stories

U.S. Stories

BIOGRAPHIES (Those Who Have Gone Before Us)

General Biographies

Biography Specific to a Bay Area Cemetery

     Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma


BRIEFS (People, Businesses and Events)





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