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2011-07-17 06:18:01

New Supercomputer Delivers Increased Productivity, On-demand Access By Jan Zverina, San Diego Supercomputer Center Trestles, a supercomputer launched earlier this year by the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, is proving itself as a valuable resource for researchers across a wide range of disciplines, from astrophysics to molecular dynamics, who need access to computational resources with rapid turnaround. In the seven months since its launch,...

2010-08-25 11:39:00

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- All previous allusions of competitive, high-performance surfing are about to be shattered when the world's best surfers descend upon California's premier wave, San Onofre State Beach - Lower Trestles. The 2010 Hurley Pro is the only ASP World Tour event on mainland U.S. shores and is where the best of the best fight for the world title and prove that surfing is one of the most competitive world sports featuring some of the finest, most...

2010-02-18 12:46:00

www.openarchitecturenetwork.org/trestles SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Access to Trestles, one of North America's most celebrated waves, is under threat due to safety and environmental concerns. Currently, over 100,000 people each year follow informal trails through marshlands and over active train tracks to gain access to the surf breaks at Trestles. These impromptu manmade paths present a safety hazard with passing trains and threaten the fragile ecosystem of...

2008-12-18 15:59:00

Bush Administration Rejects Toll Road Agency Request to Override California Decision: U.S. Commerce Department Says Toll Road Not in National Interest and Alternatives Exist LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to today's announcement by the U.S. Department of Commerce to reject a request to overturn the California Coastal Commission decision regarding the proposed 241 Toll Road Extension, Elizabeth Goldstein, president of the California State Parks Foundation and member of the...

2008-09-23 09:00:36

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) -- More than 1,000 people turned out Monday at a public hearing over a proposed toll road that would pass through one of Southern California's most popular parks and nearby a world-class surf break. Until now, the fight over the road -- which would bisect San Onofre State Beach and end a half-mile from the surf break Trestles - - has focused on its environmental impact. The California Coastal Commission rejected the plan in February. But the company that hopes to...

2008-09-23 00:00:18

Supporters and outside experts presented a steady stream of facts and overwhelming evidence here today that the proposed route for the completion of State Route 241 to connect with Interstate 5 south of San Clemente is safe for the environment, watershed, wildlife, campers, surfing and the beaches, countering the emotional appeals and propaganda from anti-road factions. Community leaders from along the route, independent experts, commuters, small business owners and a large contingent...

2008-09-22 21:00:17

The proposed route for the extension of State Route 241 to connect with Interstate 5 south of San Clemente on Camp Pendleton is safe for the environment, watershed, wildlife, campers, surfing and the beaches, according to testimony presented today during a U.S. Department of Commerce Hearing at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. "Outside experts and agencies have validated the sensitive design of the route to avoid endangered habitats and protect the beaches," said Jerry Amante, chairman of the...

2008-09-22 18:00:19

Opponents of the completion of State Route 241 continued to use emotional appeals and myths about damage to parks and beaches during a U.S. Department of Commerce hearing today at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, which were countered by a steady barrage of facts from state and federal agencies, outside experts and local supporters. "The anti-road factions have been using junk science, contrived studies and just making stuff up for more than a year without being challenged," said Jerry Amante,...

2008-09-22 15:00:28

Supporters and outside experts will present a steady stream of facts today providing detailed evidence that the proposed route for the completion of State Route 241 to connect with Interstate 5 south of San Clemente is safe for the environment, watershed, wildlife, campers, surfing and the beaches. Jerry Amante, chairman of the Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agencies (TCA), will be the first speaker in the U.S. Department of Commerce hearing at the Del Mar Fairgrounds and in...

2008-09-10 12:00:25

for the Transportation Corridor Agencies Jennifer Seaton, 949-754-3417 A poll released by the California State Parks Foundation today found that 70% of Orange County residents have heard about plans to build a toll road to connect to the 241 south of San Clemente. Of those that have heard of the proposal, 51% support the project, 36% oppose the project and 11% don't know. According to the Transportation Corridor Agencies, the poll then goes on to ask inflammatory, misleading, false,...


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