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Some sink, some float: Boats built out of cardboard, duct tape make for wacky event in Dana Point ... Racer Noah Buckman, left struggles as his boat starts sinking, but wins the 13-17 year-old class race anyway during the Cardboard Classic & Dinghy Dash Saturday, March 10, 2018 in Dana Point. (Photo ...

Volunteers gathered in Dana Point last weekend to give new life to the Whale Walk. They created a large sperm whale, a 7-foot long dolphin and a baby gray whale on the asphalt, adding to the line of sea creatures that keeps growing since the first one was painted two decades ago. “Kids love it, parents ...
DANA POINT — A plan to create a new charter for a public watchdog committee that scrutinizes city finances has been put on hold while the City Council decides how its members will be selected and what role it plays in advising the council. The council, on Tuesday, March 6, was expected to re-write a ...
DANA POINT – A group of Risso's dolphins, possibly as many as 100, was spotted recently just a mile off Dana Point Harbor. The Risso's are among the rarest of the dolphins seen off Orange County,. The dolphins, typically seen in water that's 1,500 feet deep, were spotted in 150 feet of water Monday, ...
DANA POINT – It rained on the parade, literally. Blue skies suddenly turned gray and as raindrops started falling, parade-watchers scurried for cover as the Festival of Whales parade got underway. But the 10 minutes of stormy weather wasn't enough to ruin the fun for those who came out on Saturday, ...
Weekend: Dana Point Festival of Whales. It may have a damp start, but count on cetacean lovers to be out in festive force. By Alysia Gray Painter. Published at 4:58 PM PST on Mar 1, 2018 ...
Take a look around town, and Dana Point's love for whales is apparent. A detailed mosaic shows a whale breaching along Pacific Coast Highway, whale art dots concrete dividers on the busy road. Flags with whales wave around town. At Doheny State Beach, life-size paintings along the bike path show ...
A rapidly approaching squall put a temporary damper on the Festival of Whales Parade, the opening event of the 47th annual Festival of Whales on March 3rd and 4th, but thousands of Dana Point residents showed resiliency as the skies cleared and a gauntlet of events took place from Doheny State ...
Now on the Market: The Best Of Dana Point. The small coastal enclave hosts this month's Festival of Whales. March 2018Sarah WomackComments. Dana Strands Beach 39 Strand Beach Drive $27.9 million 9,300 square feet. ⇒The luxury of plenty of space defines this 2017 newcomer, with the master suite occupying an ...
The Dana Point Festival of Whales kicked off last weekend with a “Magical Migration” parade through town, sand castles built in honor of the marine mammals, and the 'Whale Walk' community painting event at Doheny State Beach. But those who went out on charter boats got a show with an array of ...


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