Dana Point Home Tour 2013

Posted by on Sep 4, 2013 in Events, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events | 0 comments

Dana Point Historical Society 2013 Home Tour Sunday, October 6, 2013. 11am – 4pm “…from the hills of Hollywood to the sea… in Dana Point”   This year, our 13th annual Home Tour is featuring those homes and buildings Sidney H. Woodruff built in Dana Point — his dream of a resort and “play-land” by the sea.  Our signature house for the 2013 Home Tour is Woodruff’s own original home, pictured...

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President’s Message 2012 June

Posted by on Jul 25, 2012 in President's Message | 0 comments

We had one of our largest turnouts for the recognition of Don Hansen as our Founders Day honoree of the year. With his daughter, Donna Kalez, general manager of Dana Wharf Sportfishing, introducing him, Don sat in an interview-style presentation and told of his involvement in the opening of the harbor in 1971. He did want to clarify one point: the Festival of Whales parade actually originated in San Clemente, and when he moved to Dana Point, he...

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Good News: Charitable IRA Rollovers

Posted by on Jan 4, 2011 in About DPHS | 0 comments

The compromise tax bill just passed by Congress and signed into law by the President, extends until December 31, 2011, a provision known as the “Charitable IRA Rollover” which allows taxpayers age 70½ or older to make tax-free transfers (of up to $100,000 per year) directly from their IRA to charities. People can make distributions directly to one or more charities from their traditional or Roth IRA, as long as they are at...

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World Class Surfers Attend 2009 Luau

Posted by on Aug 25, 2009 in Events, Surfing Heritage | 0 comments

Hey You Surfing Historians, Dudes, Gidgets, Goofies, Grommets, Groms, Kooks, Regulars, Shubies, Wannabies and other Surfing Interested Individuals… Don’t Miss Your Chance to Meet Truly World class Surfers! Really Check these Guys Out! Come with Questions…they know it all…almost! See Steve Pezman’s YouTube Invitation to You here or High-Definition here They come direct to you, courtesy of the Surfing Heritage...

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