PODCAST / LINKS. The best podcast and on-line resource for disaster preparedness that I have seen in 10 years of being CERT, and 5 years being a CERT trainer (community emergency response team). Warning, the podcast is graphic and may make you uncomfortable. Making the podcast made the host, Jacob Margolis, uncomfortable, too. Follow he […]
InPerspective: CV-19: How U.S. Compares as of 5/15/20*
OWN VOICE ~ InPerspective by Gregg Diegez. Attached charts show where we stand vs. select countries. We’re 9th worst in deaths/million among all countries, and that includes some small ones like Sweden, Netherlands, Ireland, Belgium. How embarrassing, sad, and deadly for what used to be the world leader in Pandemic response. We had every advantage: […]
InPerspective: Why are WE still shut down?
OWN VOICE, OWN WORDS. ~ Gregg Dieguez, Montara resident. My Lab is happy about SMC’s forthcoming easing of recreational restrictions, even though people still aren’t petting him. However, California as a whole is still heavily restricted. But California is among the best states in handling this, right? And the Bay Area was ahead of […]
Live to Die ~ First Responsibility – Have You Planned for Your Death?
**If you would like a free book, I put free ones in the Little Free Library at the end of Mirada Ave. in Miramar; go west at The Barn. Relax and listen to Michelle Dragony as she gently encourages you to plan your death, as she reads pages 19-26 from her book ~ Live to […]
Coronavirus Check-in from Half Moon Bay FireChief David Cosgrave
ARTICLE. Hello Coastsiders, On the first Friday of our self-isolation, Coastside CERT just wants to check in and see how everyone is doing. We are all doing our part to flatten the curve and protect the most vulnerable in our community while our health care professionals ramp up efforts to protect our […]
The Doctor Who Helped Defeat Smallpox Explains What’s Coming
ARTICLE. We can beat the novel coronavirus—but first, we need lots more testing. STEVEN LEVY, WIRED.COM – 3/22/2020, 3:45 AM via Ars Technica Enlarge / Producer Larry Brilliant speaks onstage at the HBO Documentary “Open Your Eyes” Special Screening At The Rubin Museum at Rubin Museum of Art on July 13, 2016 in New York City. Paul Zimmerman | […]
HMB Mayor Eisen Working With State and County to Reduce Beach Impacts for Covid 19
EMAIL FROM CITY Half Moon Bay MAYOR ADAM EISEN. To the Half Moon Bay Community (vea la versión en español a continuación) , Over the weekend, Half Moon Bay and the Coastside saw an influx of visitors to our beaches and coastal amenities. We have heard from residents, and share in your frustration, that this […]
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