"Volunteer group to repair damaged path to North County beaches"
(ABC 10 News San Diego, Oct. 2, 2013)

"California budget not stopping Southern California city from goal"
(California Forward, Aug. 13, 2013)


Cardiff Seaside Market Makes $20,000 donation to improve beach entry
(Encinitas Patch, July 29, 2013)

Carlsbad State Beach Staircase Improved Thanks to Donations
(Carlsbad Patch, July 29, 2013)


"Friends Steps Up Once Again"
See Page 52
(Carlsbad Magazine, July/August 2013)

"Stairways receive repairs in Carlsbad and Cardiff with some non profit help"
(California Forward, June 11, 2013)

"Adopt-a-Stairway Launched for Beaches"
(San Diego Union-Tribune, May 25, 2013)

Help Local State Parks Keep Their Education Efforts Healthy for Next Generation
(Carlsbad Patch, May 8, 2013)

Carlsbad Resident Promotes Adopt-a-Stairway Program to Preserve Beach Access
(90211 Magazine, April 3, 2013)

"Non-profit begins Adopt-a-Stairway program"
(The Coast News, March 30, 2013)

FCCSB Launches Adopt-A-Stairway Program
(90211 Magazine, March 27, 2013)

Adopt-A-Stairway project underway to repair and preserve San Elijo and Carlsbad beach stairways
(Encinitas Patch, March 20, 2013)


“Christmas is coming early to State Park”

    (The Coast News, May 23, 2012)


FCCSB President Featured in Carlsbad Magazine”

   (Page 60, Carlsbad Magazine, March / April 2012 issue)


“Charity Event Organizers Needed”

   (Carlsbad Patch, January 4, 2012)


“Friends of state beaches has new president”

   (The Coast News,  December 8, 2011)


“Forward Thinkers: Bill Mahoney”

   (California Forward Website, December 6, 2011)


“New President Elected for Friends of Cardiff & Carlsbad State Beaches” 

   (Encinitas Patch, November 20, 2011)


“San Elijo Spooktacular Nets Nearly $10K for Friends of Cardiff & Carlsbad

  State Beaches” 

   (Encinitas Patch, November 12, 2011)


“San Elijo Spooktacular FREE Halloween event at the beach!”

   (North County Times,  October 29, 2011)


“Surfing and ‘Roughing It’ on Southern California Beaches”

   (New York Times, July 24, 2011)


“'Christmas In July' At South Carlsbad Beach”

   (KPBS.org, July16, 2011)


“Cardiff to celebrate its 100th birthday” 

   (North County Times, June 29, 2011)


“San Elijo Says Goodbye to Campground Mom and Pop” 

   (Encinitas Patch, February 18, 2011) 


“State park's longest standing volunteers to retire”

    (Fox 5 San Diego, February 9, 2011)


ENCINITAS: Longtime camp hosts retire after more than two decades”

   (North County Times, February 7, 2011)


“More than two decades of volunteerism comes to an end” 

   (Rancho Santa Fe News, February 2011) 


“Shore Lines: Fast Friends” 

   (Encinitas Patch, January 3, 2011)


“Winter can be hot time for camping at the beach”

   (San Diego Union Tribune, November 21, 2010)


“CARLSBAD: Beach volunteers step up to fill gap after Prop. 21 defeat” 

   (North County Times, November 15, 2010)


“Nonprofit reflects on first year helping area beaches” 

   (The Coast News, November, 2010)


“Group Forms to Help North County Beaches”

   (Channel 10 News February 24, 2010)


“CARLSBAD: New Group hopes to support local state beaches” 

   (North County Times, February 6, 2010)


“Nonprofit wants to shore up beaches”

   (San Diego Union Tribune January 29, 2010)


“New beach group seeks board members, sponsors” 

   (San Diego Union Tribune, January 13, 2010)


“New group forms to help local beaches” 

   (The Coast News, September, 2009)






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