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Invisible, Boyd Still Casts His Vote

The first clue something unusual was up was the head shot of Council member Kelly Boyd taped to the back of a chair in City Hall’s Council Chambers, providing a low-tech visual to accompany the voice that would eventually chirp out of a speaker phone at Tuesday’s City Council...

Deputy Hopes to Succeed Her Boss

Deputy City Clerk Lisette Chel announced her candidacy for Laguna Beach’s city clerk last week, a position held by only two people since 1976 that is currently held by incumbent, Martha Anderson, who will not run for re-election. If she wins, and so far she is unopposed, Chel...

Citizen Appreciation for Civil Servants

  Editor, (This letter was also addressed to the city manager and other city staff.)   I need to take a moment to tell you about Ann Marie McKay.  I was involved in a project that required research into the formation of a subdivision in 1994 and 1995 – not exactly...