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A Sweet Incentive Assists a Woman in Need

Laguna Beach local Analisa Andrus manages the self-sufficiency program that helps homeless adults rebuild their lives at Friendship Shelter. Now she is in need herself. She suffers from spinal muscular atrophy, a degenerative, genetic neuromuscular disease that currently has no...

Open-Space Advocate Will be Remembered in Perpetuity

Former Laguna Beach Mayor Lida Lenney was honored Tuesday, Nov. 11, with the dedication of a memorial bench to commemorate her leadership in the effort to block development of open space that became part of the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park. The trailside bench is inscribed with a...

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Beach Bod After Baby

Christina Sinclair, a local fitness instructor, new mom and founder of Beach Babe Fitness, shares her tips for balancing health and motherhood. Section by Bria Balliet When Laguna Beach native Christina Sinclair moved to Los Angeles to attend college, she never imagined where...

Heating Up

Situated high on the plains of the Sonoran Desert and rimmed by majestic mountains, Tucson is gaining attention as one of the country’s cultural hot spots. By Alli Tong   Combining the essence of the Wild West with natural beauty, it’s easy to see why Tucson was once the...

Up Front | Around Town

OCEAN EXPLORATION Locals have a new place to shack up over at Pacific Edge Hotel—this summer, The Bungalows debuted its Sailor Jerry Bungalow, inspired by renowned American tattoo artist Norman Keith Collins, who was also known as “Sailor Jerry.” Decked out with branded Sailor...

Game Time

Hennessey’s Tavern serves up tasty fare, cold beer and an inviting atmosphere for Monday Night Football. By Sharon Stello | Photos by Jody Tiongco With football season in full swing, those seeking a great place to watch the game while enjoying some tasty food and drinks need look...

How to Spend a Week at Island Hotel

On Monday, cheer on your favorite Monday Night Football team in front of the big screen TV at Oak Grill. On Tuesday, enjoy street tacos and a “Sea of Flames Margarita” – a destination in and of itself. Wednesday holds fireside sessions of live music by local...

Parents Learn to Develop Their Emotional Intelligence

Speaker-author Dr. Jorge Cherbosque discusses monitoring one’s own and other people’s emotions during the 8:15 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, PTA Coffee Break workshop at Top of the World Elementary School. Building awareness and emotional intelligence skills strengthens...

Touring Act Empty Hearts to Stop at Mozambique

Mozambique restaurant is stepping up its entertainment, offering touring acts a new venue.

Author and Wise Woman Brings Her Message Here

Grandmother Sharon McErlane, whose books incited an uprising among grandmothers, speaks at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 23, at Laguna Beach Books, 1200 S. Coast Highway. She is the author of “A Call to Power: The Grandmothers Speak,” and “Our Love is Our Power: Working with the Net of...