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Visitor Describes Her Alaska Teaching Adventure

Alaska teacher Jody Drew will share stories about her life in the tiny village of Akiachak where she teaches 90 students, ages 12-18, on Sunday, Dec. 29, in Laguna Presbyterian Church’s parlor at 415 Forest Ave. The 10 a.m. presentation is part of an ongoing adult education...

Departures Leave Openings at Fire Department

Two longtime employees of Laguna Beach’s fire department will leave next month, City Manager John Peitig announced. Division chief and fire marshal Dan Stefano, who joined Laguna Beach as a reserve firefighter in 1995 and became a full time firefighter in 1997, will become fire...

Ambiguous City Ordinance Creates Problems

Editor, Laguna Beach City Ordinance 12.12.004 prohibits certain specified conditions.  One of the prohibited conditions is any of several enumerated plants, “all of which are non-native plants that are highly invasive and injurious to native vegetation and that may be a...