Daily Archives: November 15, 2012

Park service to host winter solstice sale Dec 2

As an early winter solstice celebration, and just in time for holiday shopping, the National Park Service will host its annual Winter Solstice Art Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun., Dec. 2 at Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture … Continue reading

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New park superintendent David Szymanski has gained global experience

Open spaces should be accessible to everyone, said David Szymanski, the new superintendent of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, November 15, 2012 The recreation area is an urban national park … Continue reading

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School trash audit uncovers treasure

Unopened food, tons of paper and recyclables could translate to dollars Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, November 15, 2012 More than $200,000 in grants will be used to reduce the carbon footprint of 28 local schools. The … Continue reading

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