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‘Quiet Zone’ Challenger Wins in Hearing

Editor,   I read your Sept. 8 article (“Quiet Zone Proves a Ticket Trap”) about the ticket zone where you stated that 48 of the 314 tickets handed out over a two month period were contested, one being dismissed. Happily I am the one, however at great expense. Calculating my...

Beach Buzz

By Kedric Francis Latitude 33 Bookshop is closing, and it’s all my fault. The store on Ocean Avenue has been part of my regular Laguna Beach routine since it opened some 15 years ago.  I adore the store; there’s something about a really good bookstore that draws me in wherever I...

Filmmaker’s Wish Unspools as Summer Camp for Adults

“Being able to write or direct any movie is a thrill, but when you get to do both on the same project, it’s the brass ring,” said Laguna native Rob Hedden about his most recent film project. His romantic comedy “You May Not Kiss The Bride” is scheduled for release next year and...