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The Miracle on Cliff Drive

It’s a beautiful December evening. The sun is doing its usual slow motion decent into the icy waters of the Pacific as people stroll through the park. Dog walkers, lovers, and seniors alike are all enjoying an amazing sunset. Two men sit on a bench not far from where the roses...

Flights Rain Fuel Exhaust

Editor: Dennis Lockwood’s letter “One Flight Too Many” in your last edition (Letters, April 12) struck a familiar note. Ever since the closure of the El Toro Marine Air Station, we are subjected not only to the noise of dozens of overflights daily, but also, even more importantly...

One Flight Too Many

Editor, This is your pilot speaking. If you look out to your left, you can see we are now passing over the beautiful city of Laguna Beach. Flight crew, please prepare for landing. I read the letters in the paper a few months ago about the rash of planes flying over south Laguna...

Offering Up a Special Literary Menu

Bite-sized chunks of writing to whet your brain’s appetite.   Edited by Christine Fugate & Sally Eastwood   On the Menu: Appetizers: “Canaries for Christmas” by Adele Kopecky “Lost In Translation: Christmas” by Sally Eastwood...

Friends Inspire Tracks by a Local Songwriter

Thanks to inspiration and support from friends, Laguna Beach singer-songwriter Dennis Lockwood recently released a four-track EP entitled “Vaguely Red,” which is available through iTunes and CDBaby. Local guitar legend John Heussenstamm produced the EP and added his musical...