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Expert Jolts Talks on Burying Utilities

Expected to hire a consultant to explore burying utilities citywide on Tuesday, the City Council instead delayed their decision as a result of surprising testimony during a public hearing. Laguna Beach resident Dennis Eastman, a former 40-year Southern California Edison...

Flipped Truck Driver Escapes Injury

A cement truck carrying about 17 tons of concrete for a residential job tipped over and spilled some its contents as the driver attempted to make a turn onto a steeply sloping street Monday, June 17, police said. The veteran driver for Irvine’s Gary Bale Ready Mix escaped t...

Flamingo Road Eyesore Wins Supporters

Residents in lower Bluebird Canyon sighed collective relief on Tuesday when the City Council denied an appeal that would have again halted construction on a large Flamingo Road home that has remained unfinished since 2003. In another town, “someone would be in jail,”...