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California is a paradise with a thousand miles of cool, sandy beaches, 500 miles of stunning forests (including the giant redwoods - the biggest trees on Earth,) and Death Valley, where temperatues typically top 120 degrees in the summer months. Be a part of this spectacular journey!


Bite Crime at National Ni...

Always the first Tuesday in August, National Night Out on August 1, 2017 expects more than 350 California cities and counties to participate. National Night Out programs include Dog Walker Watch, encouraging some 75 million ...

Flying Pumpkins

This weekend people are doing all sorts of crazy things with pumpkins. Some will weigh them, others will buy and decorate them and then there are those wacky people who turn their pumpkins into racing ...

Summer Solstice Sizzle

Seal Beach and Southern California baked over the weekend with the Pacific Ocean offering cool relief.  This picture was taken on Sunday afternoon (June 19) from the Seal Beach Pier, which has re-opened even though a ...

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99 Years of Celebrating Veterans

Published on: October 22, 2017
America only joined World War 1 late in the conflict (1917) but the war took its toll -- 116,708 American military personnel died and over 204,000 were wounded. In November 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11 as the first commemoration of Armistice Day. "To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride ...

California Trash Man

Published on: October 21, 2017
Hail to California's He-Man of Yesteryear By Craig MacDonald This morning, three different garbage trucks came out in front to pick up three different trash containers (garbage, lawn/tree clippings and paper/plastic) that we'd taken out to the street. These current day trash engineers didn't even have to touch the cans, which were automatically and mechanically lifted from ...

California Dentist Gets Sweet Tooth an...

Published on: October 20, 2017
Pictured: Doc's Pie Shop in Seal Beach where you can buy gourmet pie, as well as dental floss and a toothbrush. SWEET! Doc's Pie Shop and Specialty Coffee 350 Main Street, Suite A Seal Beach, Calif. (562) 431-2099 By Chris MacDonald James Blake has always been in the smile business. The 54-year-old grew up as a surfer who loved the beach. ...

Good Food at California October Fests

Published on: October 19, 2017
Pumpkins grow on the hillsides of the Central Coast in Santa Barbara County | the fall apple harvest is bountiful | pumpkin pies include some whoppers! California October Food, Drink Events ANAHEIM: GardenWalk Chef's Challenge Oct.22, 2017 BIG BEAR LAKE: Oktoberfest Oct.21-22 BOWMAN: Machado Orchards Apple Festival Oct.21 BROOKS: Olive Crush Festival Oct.22 BURBANK: Beer Festival, Oct.21 CALABASAS: ...

Be in California for These Fests

Published on: October 18, 2017
ONLY IN CALIFORNIA this week will you find festivals such as these: The Sheriff officiating at Silverado Days in Buena Park Clammers 'digging' sand at Pismo Beach Clam Festival Zombie invaders at Long Beach Zombie Walk Hundreds of thousands of Angelinos longing for a Taste of Soul in Los Angeles Santa Cruz GLOW, a Festival of ...

Halloween Screams

Published on: October 17, 2017
Los Alamitos Race Course Halloween Carnival and Costume Contest last year's winners! October 20, 2017 ALAMEDA: Pirates of Emerson ALTADENA: Wicked Lit Play ANAHEIM: Disneyland Halloween APPLE VALLEY: Lunatic Asylum BRENTWOOD: Scarecrows in the Park BUENA PARK: Knott's Scary Farm BURBANK: Night of Terrors CARSON: Halloween Movie DANA POINT: ...



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