Editor, The controversy over the proposed homeless shelter in Laguna Canyon carries me back to a similar situation more than 25 years ago when Friendship Shelter first got started. We had been running a temporary shelter at St. Mary’s, organized by Rev. Colin Henderson and staffed by a handful of volunteers, but finally the church […]
Tag: "Boom Boom Room"
Fred Karger, who founded the Save the Boom!!! campaign to try and save Laguna’s historic Boom Boom Room and Coast Inn, appeared on radio station KX 93.5 FM’s morning show “Real Lives” Saturday, Dec. 1 to talk about his continuing effort to bring a gay restaurant and bar back to Laguna Beach. “When the Boom […]
Saturday, Oct. 6: Pros and Cons on the Ballot, Unitarian Univeralist Fellowship, 436 Cypress Dr., 10 a.m., also a League event. Monday, Oct. 8: Council Candidates Forum, 7 p.m., South Coast Water District, 31592 West St., hosted by the So. Laguna Civic Assoc. Wednesday, Oct. 10: Pros and Cons on the Ballot Issues: Democratic Club, […]
The Laguna Beach Democratic Club’s members and volunteers kick off President Obama’s re-election campaign with an official opening of the local headquarters with a 7-10 p.m. entertainment Saturday, Sept. 8, at 1401 S. Coast Highway. Expect an appearance by Nick I, light refreshments, and camaraderie. The former Boom Boom Room bar now bedecked with political […]
Editor: Guilt by association is, at best, a crude political tool. It may be understandable, although no less offensive, in a letter from someone one who appears to be one of the clique that will do or say (or conceal) anything to perpetuate their control (letter from James Dorf, Aug. 18); it is much less […]
Editor: City Council candidate Steve Dicterow’s very first major endorsement came from Republican Congressman Dana Rohrbacher. Dicterow was and is very proud of it, and even hosted Rohrbacher as a featured guest at his campaign kick-off party recently. Now Mr. Dicterow just needs to explain to the gay population of Laguna Beach why he […]