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Crews clean up Friday oil spill

Published on 4/28/2007 on Press-Telegram 

New estimate says 15 barrels leaked from pipeline.

LONG BEACH – Cleanup crews continue to work after roughly 100 gallons of crude oil spilled into harbor waters Friday morning, authorities said.

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Crude Awakening

Published on 4/27/2007 on Press-Telegram 
120 gallons of oil leak into harbor waters near Pier C, prompting cleanup efforts.

By Kristopher Hanson, Staff writer

LONG BEACH – A broken pipeline leaked more than 120 gallons of crude oil into the harbor early Thursday, forcing the partial closure of a shipping channel as authorities worked to contain the spill.

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Belmont Pier Mooring Program Up For Planning Approval

{mosimage}Published 4/26/2007 on Grunion Gazette  

By Carla M. Collado, Stafff Writer

Next Thursday, May 3, the city’s Planning Commission will have a public hearing to once again review plans for the proposed Belmont Pier Boat Mooring Project.

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Save the Date: Mother’s Day Sunset Cruise

{mosimage}when: Sunday May 13th from 5 to 10pm
who: adults 21 and over
where: Grand Romance Riverboat from Rainbow Harbor, Long Beach, CA
how much: $35/ea or 2 for $60
what: A sunset cruise with raffles, hors d'oeuvres, dancing, silent auction, cash bar, and a spectacular sunset.  All proceeds will benefit the Long Beach Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation
contact: Tom at htb41@yahoo.com or 949-500-5360

Development Plans Evolve

Published on 3/30/2007 on Press-Telegram

By Joe Segura, Staff Writer

Local activist Pat Towner fights to join the committee shaping development near the Los Cerritos Wetlands

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Vicara Salons Donation Campaign!

{mosimage}Vicara salons in El Segundo and Torrance are donating $1.00 for each
item sold anytime a customer mentions Surfrider Foundation when
purchasing ANY haircare, skin care or makeup product.  The customer
must mention Surfrider at the time of purchase.  This will begin April
1 in conjunction with Aveda's Earth Month promotion but will run at least
until the end of this calendar year and possibly longer.

The two Vicara Salonspas are located at:
2008 E. Park Place in El Segundo (in Plaza El Segundo)
3525 Carson Street in Torrance (in the Del Amo Mall)

Come and purchase nice stuff and donate to the Surfrider Foundation at the same time without any extra cost to you!!

For more information on Surfrider's partnership with Aveda:

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Mooring Plans off Pier Moves Slowly

{mosimage}Published on 3/22/2007 

By Carla M. Collado, Staff Writer

 

Revised plans for a Catalina-Style boat mooring project proposed for Long Beach’s inner harbor have yet to go to the Planning Commission for approval, despite being placed on the meeting agendas for several weeks.

The city’s Marine Bureau chief, Mark Sandoval, explained that the Planning Department staff still has to write another report — as a result of three additions made to the project proposal back in January. The report must then be put in public circulation for 20 days. It must, for example, be given to opponents of the project who were present at the Planning Commission’s Dec. 21 meeting.

Sandoval said he expects the project proposal to reach the commission in May at the earliest.

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Chapter activities

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Healing Beaches & Oceans

Published on 3/8/2007 on Press Telegram

[What's Hot] Pacific Health Care

HEALING BEACHES & OCEANS: Today we are on another make-the-ocean-better kick and we are wondering: Would it be boorish or tiresomely predictable of us to suggest that if you want to make the ocean better, locally, you could do no worse than blow a hole in the breakwater?

 

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Termino Drain Project Resurfaces

Published on March 1, 2007 on Grunion Garzette 

By Kurt Helin, Editor

A project that started out a decade ago as a way to help neighborhoods near Recreation Park stop flooding, and along the way forever changed Colorado Lagoon, is now coming back.

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