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Nokes Leads the Chamber’s 97th Year

The Chamber of Commerce’s new president, Larry Nokes, was sworn in and the organization’s Spirit winners announced during a presentation on Jan. 31. The chamber’s other officers and board members include president-elect Gregg Abel, as well as Debbie MacDonald, Aaron Talarico,...

Who Shapes Laguna’s Contours?

Who do you know that pulls the strings in Laguna Beach? Last year, Laguna Beach Magazine profiled 25 of the city’s most influential people. The editors aim to replicate that feat, sharing with readers profiles of a new set of kingmakers, trendsetters and tastemakers in an...

New Prize Offered to Local Artists

The Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts (LBaa) is now accepting applications for the $5,000 Seven-Degrees of inspiration grant, open to individual, Laguna Beach-based artists. The deadline for application is Jan. 21. The grant is funded by Mark Orgill’s Seven-Degrees event venue...