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Missing Mar Bar Icons

Editor, The Marine Room’s walls seem dull without the historic and iconic cartoons by world-renowned Laguna artists and the colorful, mounted fish that once added so much character. Please bring them back, Chris Keller and Kelly Boyd, so we can continue to enjoy them at our...

New Mar Bar Owner Keeps Traditions Alive

The Marine Room, a 78-year-old tavern at 214 Ocean Ave. opened in 1934 by Walter Elterman Sr., has been under the nearly daily care of Kelly Boyd, Laguna native and current council member, for the last 25-plus years.  “Everybody knows that’s my office, Kelly’s seat, that first...