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Playhouse Fundraiser Exceeds Expectations

“It was a perfect night. Everyone involved gave this event their all, and the results are outstanding,” say co-chairs Heidi Miller and Michelle Bendetti. Stop in the Name of Fun took place last month at the Pelican Hill resort and offered guests, committee members, volunteers,...

A Crowd Joins Gala’s Ride

Nearly 300 supporters of The Laguna Playhouse enjoyed a surf-themed gala earlier this month at Dana Point’s Laguna Cliffs Marriott. Proceeds of the event will help to sustain the operations of the 91-year-old theater, the oldest in continuing operations west of the Mississippi....

Newsstand’s Shelf-life Renewed Again

After a six-month closure due to damage from last December’s deluge, the owner of the downtown newsstand on Ocean Avenue expects to reopen by June 1. “The happiest people will be my German customers; they will be thrilled,” owner Heidi Miller said last week. The World Newsstand...