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Consider Precedent Projects Sets

Editor: Several thoughts regarding the proposed Longi development in Laguna Canyon. I believe citizens who support this are well meaning, but they may not have completely thought it through. Do everything we can to help our artists, but keep in mind how we do it.  The phra...

More Space or More Spaces to Tax?

Editor, The article in the Coastline Pilot (2/22) by David Hanson with the headline “City eyes more downtown private parking” offers little useful information on current downtown parking conditions. However, it does bring attention to the continuing debate as to the need and use...

Guest Column: A Wordsmith’s Last Story

An excited buzz came to Dime Stories in the fall of 2011.  Cindy Frazier was coming and she was actually reading! Frazier had been the city editor of the Coastline Pilot for six years and was one of the most influential journalistic voices in Laguna Beach as well as a published...

Cindy Frazier

Cindy Frazier, city editor of the Coastline Pilot newspaper since 2005, died this past Wednesday after struggling more than a year with pancreatic cancer. She was 60. “She was sure tough, determined to get better,” said Anne Johnson, a city planning commissioner, who in recent...