Category Archives: Highway 92

The "Old" Way To Half Moon Bay

That’s Half Moon Bay in the distance–with the San Mateo-Half Moon Bay Road leading to the town. Note: there doesn’t seem to be anything on either side of the road–which means it must have been taken prior to the 1940s. … Continue reading

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The House Built Entirely Of Doors

The San Mateo-Half Moon Bay Road’s (Highway 92) famous “House of Doors” was built by Fred Nordholz, a German saloon owner. According to legend, the doors were used in buildings at the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition held in San Francisco. When … Continue reading

Posted in Ann Howe, Coastside Characters, Highway 92, House of Doors

Eyewitness Report From Truck Fire on Hwy 92

Both lanes on Hwy 92 are open now–but it took Burt 1 hour and ten minutes of waiting on the road–due to a big rig fire which closed down the highway. Burt says the fire occurred on the west side … Continue reading

Posted in Devil's Slide, Highway 92

Hwy 92 Closed Again….So Soon After The Good News…

A “fully engulfed” big rig fire closed down Highway 92 in both directions beginning at 10:11am, according to the Highway Patrol, according to Coastsider.com

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Hey Commuters! Our Suffering May Be At End……

…Coastsider.com reports that Caltrans officials at a press conference yesterday announced that Devil’s Slide will reopen on August 4th. Praise the Lord! Our gratitude is overwhelming…Thank you to the engineers and working guys at the Slide who beat the schedual, … Continue reading

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Horrible Mishap When Vehicle Collides With Two Motorcyles on Highway 92

Commuters heading home to Half Moon Bay on Monday afternoon, the 10th of July, were stopped in their tracks near Half Moon Bay Nursery. Burt and I were two of those commuters, some 300 yards away from what–at a distance– … Continue reading

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I Tunes Music Store Person: Please Let Me Recommend Driving Music for Highway 92

I see the I Tunes Music Store is showing off a series of “Driving Music”–one is for the Autobahn in Germany, another for New England, another for the ride to the Napa-Sonoma Wine Country–all soothing, classical music. The copy said … Continue reading

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