Scholarship Awards 2009

Posted by on Jun 30, 2009 in 2009-06, Newsletter | 0 comments

Annual Awards Presented to DHHS Scholars Scholarship awards for 2009 were presented on May 27 at Dana Hills High School. These scholarships, awarded by the Dana Point Historical Society in the amount of $1,000 each, went to Brennan Whitley and Kotaro Ogino. Brennan Whitley received the Lucy Chavarrias-Saunderson Scholarship. Brennan scored high in her U.S. History exams and SAT tests. She is planning on a major in psychology. Her school...

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California Preservation Conference

Posted by on Jun 30, 2009 in 2009-06, Newsletter, Preservation | 0 comments

Palm Springs Conference Examines Economic, Cultural, Social Environment The unique character of Palm Springs was certainly evident at the 34th Annual California Preservation Conference this past April. Much of the first day incorporated culturally significant buildings representing the past and present of Palm Springs as the center of an internationally famous resort area. In fact, Palm Springs is an excellent example of the theme of the...

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Doheny State Beach Barbecue 2009

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Join us for the Dana Point Historical Society annual barbecue in the beautiful Doheny State Beach. This event is the main fund-raising function for our Lucy Chavarrias Saunderson Scholarship Fund. The Historical Society this year awarded a $1,000 scholarship each to Brennan Whitley and Kotaro Ogino, both of Dana Hills High School. Please attend to meet these excellent graduataes and to support this contribution to our local college-bound...

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A Lighthouse Is a Romantic Thing

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“Live in Dana Point! Year-round Golf …Yachting…Bathing …Fishing…Tennis…Horseback Riding…Polo…Motor Boating…Aquaplaning. Dana Point is destined to become the foremost seashore colony of California. Capitalize on this unprecedented opportunity for investment where increasing values are assured.” And there it stood in the artist’s rendering: at the top of the promontory, majestic in scope and...

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