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Keeping our Historic Trees

Editor, Beautiful old historic public trees went the way of the chainsaw. City staff said it was needed due to maintenance costs, and liability issues.  I’d like to suggest that the problem isn’t the trees. The problem is the way we deal with our trees in the public...

Duo’s Music Will Turn Heads

Kyle and Benjamin Sharp, twin sixth-graders at Laguna Beach’s Thurston Middle School, are an up and coming musical duo, combining Kyle’s guitar, Benjamin’s piano and vocals from both brothers. The brothers perform as Sharp Turn Ahead, and in the coming months will be playing at...

Screenings

Film Director Screens Work on Arts Medalist   Laguna Canyon Studios will host a special screening Wednesday, April 11, of a documentary on artist Will Barnet by Dana Point filmmaker Dale Schierholt, who will lead a panel discussion after the 7:15 p.m. showing.  ...

Contenders

Local Philanthropist Receives ‘Rare’ Nomination Laguna Beach resident Holly Morrell was nominated for Eagle Rare Single Barrel Bourbon’s “Rare Life” award. The founder and executive director of Heartfelt Cardiac Projects was entered by a friend because of her passion for raising...