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Grant for Homeless Shelter Denied

The city’s matching-fund grant application to help defray operating costs at the homeless shelter in Laguna Canyon was rejected by the county because the temporary shelter is just that, temporary. The $190,000, two-year federal matching-fund grant is geared for more permanent...

Boutique Benefit Dressed for Success

With the help of donations of clothing and accessories from 42 stores and numerous local residents, the fourth annual Boutique Benefit fundraiser held on May 22 raised $18,500 that will support the Laguna Relief and Resource Center, as well as help three Congolese women to...