Coastsider Guide: Coastside Media

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Wed, November 19, 2003

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Bay area media

Beyond Chron
Lefty online alternative to the Chronicle, staffed mostly by ex-Chron employees. It needs a name that’s less obsessed with the competition.
Grade the News
Bay Area news review site.
San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco Examiner
San Mateo County Times
San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo Daily News
Published by the Palo Alto Daily News. It only puts its issues up in PDF format a couple of days after they’re published.
San Jose Mercury News


All this chittah-chattah
Chris Coolpix of the Day
HMB Buzz photoblog
Line of Sight
Montara Beach
Starhill Index
The Mobile Andrew
The Sling
Topher Tune’s Times
Warren Slocum
A great Half Moon Bay surfer’s blog.

Coastal issues

California Coast & Ocean
A remarkable montly email newsletter from the local Sierra Club rep.

Coastside media

Coast Views
Google News for Coastside
HMB Review
Mid-Coast Television Channel 6
Pacifica Tribune
SALT Reader
Yahoo News for the Coastside

Email lists

Coastside Freecycle
La Honda
Midcoast list
This outstanding coastside list is indispensible for understanding issues in our area.  Go to and click on the link to join.
Open Space Neighbors
[email protected]
Send email to subscribe.
South Skyline

Portals and directories

Coastside Live
San Mateo Times HMB Almanac
Starhill Index

Publishers and books

Van Der Werf Books
Windy Hill Publications
Creekside Communications