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Archive for August, 2009

29 Aug, 2009

Pier Pleasure in Oceanside, CA at Oceanside Pier

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| travel

Oceanside, CA–A pleasure pier like no other is the Oceanside Pier, somewhere on the Southern California coast between downtown San Diego and Disneyland. To be precise, Oceanside’s Pier is the northernmost pier structure accessible to the public in San Diego County, just south of Orange County.
There’s a lot of twisting the words about Oceanside being [...]

29 Aug, 2009

Doheny Halloween Hunt

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| events

Doheny State Beach is home to one of the loveliest beaches in one of the most romantic harbors in California. That’s what Richard Henry Dana thought about Dana Point where the beach is located. It’s certainly one of the region’s most fun beaches. It’s going to get even “funner” this winter. The annual Turkey Trot [...]

29 Aug, 2009

I Love a San Diego Hilton! But Which One?

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| travel

Although I must confess my favorite Hilton Hotel in San Diego is the beach-front Hilton San Diego Resort on Mission Bay, there’s another place I’ve stayed and will return to, thanks to the new enhancements. Hilton San Diego Airport/ Harbor Island just did a “rejuve” with better TVs in rooms, better bedding, furniture, vanities and [...]

28 Aug, 2009

Davis, US Bicycle Capital Gets Bike Museum!

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: world

Davis, Calif. — Davis has a long and honored relationship with bikes. People like them, they like to ride them, and now they are going to have the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame a their doorstep.  The U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame is expected to arrive this fall to its permanent home at Third & [...]

San Diego, Calif.–Balboa Park’s popular Reuben H. Fleet Science Center recently unveiled the newest exhibition, Motion Mania: Move Your Mind!  You can push, pull, lift, and bounce in this entertaining, hands-on themed expo with more than 30 exhibits about the universe, the laws of physics,  and how it all relates to motion. Produced by
San Francisco’s [...]

Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.–Just as Terranea Resort,  a new luxury hotel in Rancho Palos Verdes, announced it would open its doors to displaced citizens of the fires that have scorched homes and hills in this Los Angeles County beach city yesterday and today,  it also received publicity for not meeting payments on a loan that [...]

Hello Friends,
Just A Reminder: If You Live Off Of Edwards In Huntington Beach Between Slater And Varsity. You’ll Notice The Road Construction. What’s Happening Is A New Sewer Line For A New Lift Station Is Being Constructed. This New Sewer Line Is Going From Balmoral To Slater. The Scheduled Time For Competition Is One Week [...]

28 Aug, 2009

Huntington Beach Coupon Discounts and Food News

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| dining

Huntington Beach Weekly News from Chris MacDonald
Hi HB Locals and Visitors! We have new coupons this week. One is even a free gift.
Have You Logged On To: Lately?  You Could Start Saving Tons Of Money At The Places You Shop At. Here Are Some Of The Businessest:
We have four free items now: 1 pack [...]

28 Aug, 2009

Love a Halloween Boo Parade in San Diego Oct. 24

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| events

San Diego, Calif.–Halloween is California’s favorite holiday practically, and the parades and celebrations abound. One special event with a carnival, parade, and dog costume contest is San Diego’s  Boo Parade and Carnival that travels along El Cajon Blvd. and culminates in an afternoon of music, entertainment and carnival rides at Clay Park. The event is [...]

Solvang, Calif. –Get out your best appetite for Danish culture at its finest in the Danish Capital USA, Solvang! We love the bakery goods prepared year-round, and locally-crafted wines. But during this event you see the city simply shine with Great Danes, a parade with the beer wagon, and Danish culture on display. The event [...]




  • Jesse: It was a great day all over Southern California. All the fans wore their jersey and hats to the beach. Even little kids showed their pride for L.A.'s
  • Lisa: OHh.. I wanna do hair for this event next time! =)
  • Herb Spitzer: Surfer/Guitarist Ray Spitzer passed away 6/18/10. He is survived by his wife and 2 childern. Ray had been battling cancer in his back for years. He wo