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Archive for August 16th, 2009

16 Aug, 2009

Hooray for the California Ballet Season!

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

Beautiful autumn rings in the ballet season in California. The schools and ballet companies take summer breaks from their performance schedules but come October, ballet season is upon us. The all-time favorite ballet is The Nutcracker held usually November through December. But leading up to that holiday favorite, many ballet companies produce one or two [...]

16 Aug, 2009

Jazz Jubilee Weekend in Medford, Oregon

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: events| travel

Medford, OR–One of the easiest to access cities from California and its beaches is Medford, Oregon, a mere 50 miles north of Yreka, Calif. This autumn Medford is hosting its annual Jazz Jubilee from Oct. 9 to 11.  You’d think you’re in California with the number of jazz bands coming from the Golden State to [...]

16 Aug, 2009

Visit California 101

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

California–When visiting California, there are many types of vacations to enjoy such as  beach vacations, mountain vacations, lake vacations, state parks, national parks, island vacations, theme park attractions and seasonal and holiday vacations. We have always favored the California beach vacation,  but combining it with other types makes for great exploring and a wide range [...]

Felton, Calif.–While the fires rage not so far from Felton and Big Basin Redwoods park, the Roaring Camp Railroads put out a statement that the winds are blowing a different direction and they are in full operations as the beach train continues for just one more month through September. The Bear Mountain Train at the [...]

16 Aug, 2009

California Nude Beach Updates

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

California beaches–Nothing is more popular than the search for nude beaches in California. But the bad news is that for those who seek these beaches, they are hard to come by. While San Onofre State Beach in Southern California has long been a hideaway for nude sunbathing activities, there’s been some rumblings and threats by [...]

Huntington Beach, Calif.–When contacted about a story and supposed controversy over who has bragging rights to the water surrounding the Huntington Beach Pier (surfers or fishermen with their lines cast in the water), I didn’t get excited. This is an old story that swells like ocean waves from time to time. It, and the surf [...]




  • 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