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' .... ' ........ I .... ' ........ + " I+ j -, ..... , + , + i + + + DC-3 GIFTS & GRILL ANNOUNCES NEW WEBSITE The staff of the DC-3 Gifts & Grill is pleased to announce the launch of the redeveloped website Killer Cookies and Buffalo Jerky top the list of items now available for pur- chase online; top selling gifts & souvenirs will be featured on the website, as well. Hikers, camp- ers, and general Catalina Island enthusiasts will also find useful information on the Trans Cata- lina Trail, the Catalina Aero Club along with special events held all over the island (encompassing Avalon, Two Harbors and the local camps & coves). Locals and visitors are now able to pre-book 2012 Summer BBQs online. Transportation can also be booked directly on the website for these BBQ. The DC- 3 Gifts & Grill is a restaurant and gift shop located at the Airport in the Sky, 10 miles outside of Ava- lon on beautiful Santa Catalina Island. The DC-3 specializes in home cooked goodness including our famous Killer Cookies, Buf- falo Burgers & Tacos plus our tra- ditional Summer BBQs. For more information, please contact Lisa Lavelle at the DC-3, (310) 510-2196. You may also send email inquiries via the website's contact form. GABE HERNANDEZ WINS SAN JOAQUIN GOLF TITLE BY STEVE HALL nandez caught fire and Junior Gabe Hernandez re-- ing 73, one over par, cently competed against the best players in the San Joaqun League Individuals Tournament and came out on top, champion of the entire league. On the first day of the tourna- ment Hernandez shot a 79 at San Clemente Municipal Golf Course and finished the day in 2nd Place, two strokes behind the leader Cody Lo from Fairmont Prep. On the second day, at Tijeras Creek, Her- ;hot a blaz- to "capture Avalon's first Individm d Champi- onship. Junior Ricky Ta played outstanding g tournament, finishing i and earning the fight with Hernandez in the viduals at Skylinks G on Monday, May 14. aayo also )If in the a 3rd place :o compete C.I.E Indi- olf Course "amayo has steadily improved his game all season long and definitely deserves THE OATALINA ISLANDER this opportunity. Junior Bryan Jimenez also fin- ished in the top six of the entire league and along with Hernandez and Tamayo came away with All League Honors. Congratulations to these three golfers for their suc- cess on ' the,golf course and to the entire golf team for representing their town, their school and their families in such fine fashion. You make us proud! Steve Hall is coach of the Ava- lon High School Boys Golf team. % Avalon Ball The Avalon Ball on Saturday,'May 12, was a journey into the past when Big Bands played for huge audiences in the Casino Ballroom. The night featured an evening of dancing to music from the 1920s and 30s. Guests came dressed to the nines, many in the period dress of the art deco era. Photos by 3ennifer Leonhardi Friday, May 18, 2012 i 7 , I,  , rrlii [ ill l+t + ;i,, II ill I,, 3, IlFI ;]11i  r,* "