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CARMEL VALLEY, Monterey County — The glassy, cold Carmel River surged through a little valley in the Santa Lucia Mountains, cascading in front of a half-dozen workers and observers one day last week down a series of rock outcroppings, as if its sinuous path had been designed by nature. The half-mile section of river, with steppingstones, pools and a tableau of freshly planted trees and bushes along the bank, flows through what was once the flooded plain of the San Clemente Dam, a Monterey County landmark for 94 years until it was removed last year. The $83 million dam removal and river restoration project was the most ambitious in California history — and could now provide lessons in a state beset by aging infrastructure and reliant on balancing environmental needs with a thirst…
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Ian Brill's "Aggregate", LED Installation in the egress glass stairwell of the Bost Building in Homestead. Photo by Chris McGinnis First Friday, an internationally recognized event of art exhibitions and social networking is coming to 8th Avenue in Homestead Art exhibits, live music, craft beer, food and drink specials will be happening up and down the avenue. Ian Brill’s “Aggregate,” LED Installation in the egress glass stairwell of the Bost Building in Homestead. Photo by Chris McGinnis. “ Homestead First Fridays is part of a larger initiative at Rivers of Steel Arts called the Mon Valley Creative Corridor,” said Chris McGinnis, director and chief curator for Rivers of Steel Arts. “It aims to strengthen the economic…
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