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Director Plans for Additional Position in Costa Rica

  Pacific Symphony Music Director and local resident Carl St.Clair, who celebrates his 25th anniversary with the orchestra next year, has accepted a one-year appointment in Costa Rico. St.Clair will serve as music director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Costa Rica...

Ann Quilter Named Woman of the Year

The Laguna Beach Woman’s Club selected Ann Quilter, a long time contributor to the community, as its recipient of the 2011 Woman of the Year award. Quilter, whose service to the community has been extensive and diverse, recently led the effort to aid victims of last December’s...

McWeather or Not

Swell Time Down South By Dennis McTighe Things are beginning to wind down in the Central and North Pacific. Storms are becoming less frequent and not as potent as the jet stream starts to shift to the north as most of California begins to dry out after a wetter than normal season...