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Gala Sets Records

The Gatsby-themed anniversary party billed as Friendship Shelter’s Roaring 25 celebrated on Nov. 1 set records for both attendance and funds raised. Colin Henderson was officially named founder of the shelter. “Colin has selflessly avoided that title for 25 years, but it has been...

Pet Owners Take Heed

Editor, Laguna Beach and its environs have long had a coyote problem, but until this morning I didn’t truly believe my pets were at risk. If this letter can serve as a wake-up call for even one unsuspecting or doubting pet owner, it will have been worth writing. Yesterday...

Successful Gala Raises Bar for Friendship Shelter

“Fly Me To The Moon,” Friendship Shelter’s annual gala on Friday, Nov. 9, set records for both attendance and funds raised. Gala chair and Laguna Beach resident Keiko Sakamoto and her committee presided over an exuberant and thriving evening that raised nearly $400,000 for...