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Pet Peeves

Hey Buddy Hey buddy, whaddaya say? I think there’s something wrong with my hearing. My ears are on the fritz. Don’t roll your eyes at me readers. This is the place to tell you. It’s Pet Peeves. I complain here. Old people are expected to talk about their ailments. We have nothing...

Human Options is Imprinted is Family’s DNA

The Sonenshine family of Laguna Beach will be honored at Serious Fun, the Human Options fundraiser on May 9 at the Balboa Bay Resort, 1221 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach. The family has been instrumental in assisting Human Options, which provides a safe haven and life changing...

Dog Doo on Sunset Avenue Ruins the Vibe

Editor, It was such a nice refreshing rain here in South Laguna. The air is so fresh, clean and the plants loved it. Then I went outside to get my morning newspaper and right there on the street is a huge pile of dog poop and I mean huge. This dog must have been backed up for a...

Inmate Returns to Face Murder Charge

A Connecticut inmate returned to California and was expected to be arraigned Tuesday, Sept. 6, for the 1978 stabbing-murder of an architect in Laguna Beach. Three decades after the fact, Walter Lawrence Dalie, 52, was charged Feb. 23, 2011, with murder with special circumstances...

Unsolved Murder Unravels 33 Years Later

DNA provided by a Connecticut prison inmate may provide prosecutors with the evidence they need to make an arrest 33 years after a prominent architect, Brent Stapleton Tobey, was viciously stabbed in his Laguna Beach home, police said today. The Orange County district attorney’s...