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Series brings dancing in the streets to popular vacation destination AVALON, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, Avalon Harbor on Catalina Island will echo with the rhythms
The wild bison roaming Catalina Island are a major attraction for the nearly 1 million tourists who visit the Channel Island's most popular destination every year. But managing the number of bison so that the herd remains healthy and doesn't endanger the health of the rest of the Island has been a major challenge for wildlife biologists.
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MARINA DEL REY, Calif., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Many world travelers list Catalina, just 26 miles off L.A.'s coast, on their "bucket list" of must-see destinations, whether they hail from Japan, Germany, down under Australia, or Pasadena.
MARINA DEL REY, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles traffic through the I-405 corridor is legendary, with no relief in sight.
The 22nd Annual Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival kicks off the weekend of Friday October 3rd and runs three days each over three consecutive weekends, October 3, 4, 5, October 10, 11, 12, and October 17, 18, 19.
By Joe Segura There's a fresh coat of lush growth that's turned the scarred landscape into a handsome haven. The Catalina Island Conservancy has been busy nursing the new growth -- breaking through the charred layers left over from last year's fire.
By Al Rudis Are the stars out tonight? They will be Friday and Saturday in the Avalon Theater inside the Casino on Catalina Island. In the second act of the production of "Grease" by the Catalina Island Resort Services Entertainment Division, one scene takes place in an outdoor movie theater.
CATALINA - The new Santa Catalina Island Company theatrical series is being headed by Steven Sabel and Judy Johansen of Redlands. The series consists of live musical theater productions to be presented in the historic Avalon Theatre in the Catalina Casino on Catalina Island.
Federal and state officials will stop funding a program to reintroduce bald eagles on Santa Catalina Island, but they could restart the project after 2007.
The island fox (Urocyon littoralis) is a small fox that is native to six of the eight Channel Islands of California. It is the smallest fox species in the United States. There are six subspecies of the fox, each unique to the island it inhabits, reflecting its evolutionary history. Other names for the Island Fox include coast fox, short-tailed fox, and island gray fox, Channel Islands Fox, Channel Islands Gray Fox, California Channel Island Fox and Insular Gray Fox. Its small size is a...
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