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Surfing Around memorably notes the passing of Bill Wise, Gerald Saunders, E.J. Oshier, Billy Meistrell,Erik Hops, John Waters, and Jack Meyer. Also noted here is the Honolulu Bay Development Plan, the launch of the C4 Waterman board brand, and the art exhibition of Rick Griffin.