Catalina Island Medical Center unveils vision for new hospital

Following the sudden and somewhat surprising donation of a 2.5-acre parcel from the Santa Catalina Island Company dedicated...

Island Company donates 2.5 acres of land for new hospital

New facility needed to meet state mandates for earthquake safety by 2030 One of the...

Lolo the barber will soon be ‘Lolo’ the film star

He’s not Jack Black, but every bit as funny. He’s not James Bond, but every bit as debonair....

Steve Hoefs to fill vacant council seat

Steve Hoefs, 52, will be sworn in as a new Avalon City Council member...

Council to appoint someone to fill vacant seat

Council to name Pam Albers’ successor at next meeting. New member would hold position until March 2020 election

John Wayne’s “hand” in creating the Conservancy

Did John Wayne’s love of Catalina Island spark a planning process that ended with the formation of the Santa Catalina Island Conservancy?

Avalon football shines at national camp

Two of Avalon high school’s football players, Jose Gomez and Adalberto Martinez, travelled up to Oakland recently, to participate in one of the nation’s...

Spirit of Wrigley returns to Catalina

In a dramatic ceremony worthy of Catalina Island’s rich history, a vintage airplane carrying the daughter of William...

Lancer makes CIF Indies

On May 6, Avalon High School senior Danny Pedroza teed off with 90 of the top golfers around...

Avalon annual PTA golf tournament a success

The Avalon PTA earned over $6,000 to give out to college bound seniors. We...
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