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Bison bling helping biologists study the herd

Bison bling helping biologists study the herd

posted: 10/23/2014

AVALON – Visitors to the island’s interior may notice something different about the bison roaming the hills: new necklaces.


Halloween Activities Set for Avalon

Halloween Activities Set for Avalon

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 10/23/2014

AVALON -- Catalina’s annual Halloween Costume Parade is scheduled in Avalon on Halloween Night, Oct. 31. 

The Catalina Wild Side Art Show & Sale set for Oct. 26

The Catalina Wild Side Art Show & Sale set for Oct. 26

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 10/16/2014

NEWPORT BEACH – Although the annual Catalina Wild Side Art Show & Sale will not take place on Catalina Island, the allure of the island will be captured in paintings displayed at Newport Harbor Yacht Club, Oct. 26.

Cruisers’ Weekend returns Oct. 10-12

Cruisers’ Weekend returns Oct. 10-12

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 10/9/2014

TWO HARBORS – The much-looked-forward-to Cruisers’ Weekend will return to the Isthmus for its 18th year to help kickoff the start of the Mexico and South Pacific cruising season.

Buffalo Chip Toss winners announced

Buffalo Chip Toss winners announced

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 10/2/2014

TWO HARBORS – A large crowd cruised to Catalina Island to try and out-throw  competitors in the 28th annual Jimmy Walker Buffalo Chip Toss, Aug. 30.

Buccaneer Days returns to Two Harbors, Oct. 2-5

Buccaneer Days returns to Two Harbors, Oct. 2-5

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 9/25/2014

TWO HARBORS – Boaters can unleash their inner pirate during Catalina Island’s 25th annual Buccaneer Days scheduled for Oct. 2 to 5. 

Third annual Scheyden Catalina Air Show scheduled for Oct. 4

Third annual Scheyden Catalina Air Show scheduled for Oct. 4

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 9/18/2014

AVALON -- The 2014 Scheyden Catalina Air Show will soar into Avalon and Catalina Island’s Airport-in-the-Sky Oct. 4.

Tuna Club tours scheduled for Sept. 13

Tuna Club tours scheduled for Sept. 13

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 9/11/2014

AVALON – Guests to Catalina Island are invited to enter the usually closed doors of the historic Tuna Club on Saturday, Sept. 13.

Conservancy's Summer Naturalists educate public, support island tourism

Conservancy's Summer Naturalists educate public, support island tourism

posted: 8/31/2014

AVALON -- Four college students from across the country have been greeting visitors in Avalon and Two Harbors this summer, educating them about conservation on the island and encouraging them to explore and experience Catalina.

Former harbormaster publishes ‘Between Two Harbors’

Former harbormaster publishes ‘Between Two Harbors’

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 8/28/2014

TWO HARBORS – On Saturday, Aug. 9, former Two Harbors Harbormaster Doug Oudin greeted General Store patrons who approached him with questions about the island’s history and asked him for his autograph. 

Catalina home to another rare species

Catalina home to another rare species

posted: 8/16/2014

CATALINA ISLAND – The Catalina Island Conservancy’s seabird research team and the California Institute of Environmental Studies (CIES) recently discovered a rare nocturnal seabird breeding on the island’s Ship Rock.

Catalina Island Museum construction project requires innovative thinking

Catalina Island Museum construction project requires innovative thinking

posted: 8/14/2014

AVALON – The construction crew working on Catalina Island Museum’s Ada Blanche Wrigley Schreiner Building hit a hurdle due to the Island’s Stage 2 drought status. 

Catalina Conservancy asks public to help Island’s bison

Catalina Conservancy asks public to help Island’s bison

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 8/7/2014

AVALON --  The herd of wild bison roaming Catalina Island is in danger due to the state’s extreme condition. 

Meet your Harbor Patrol

Meet your Harbor Patrol

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 7/24/2014

TWO HARBORS– Boaters who recently visited Catalina Island were able to personally meet the deputies who help to keep them safe on the water.

Catalina comes alive with Descanso Beach Club Parties

Catalina comes alive with Descanso Beach Club Parties

posted: 7/12/2014

AVALON – Boaters looking to get away this summer are invited to join in the Descanso Beach Club Parties scheduled throughout the summer. 

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