Joe Calvia, vice president of sightseeing for the Santa Catalina Island Co., points out a mural in a previously closed part of the "casino" building. New investments in Avalon, a community of 3,500 residents about 22 miles off the Southern California coast, cannot come soon enough for some business leaders.
Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times
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