Peter Bastone, the longtime president and chief executive of 552-bed Mission Hospital, which has campuses in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach, will resign June 30 to pursue other opportunities, St. Joseph Health Systems announced Monday, April 11. Bastone, 53, has been with Mission for 15 years, coming from Daniel Freeman Hospital in Inglewood. During his […]
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Navigating the eerily quiet hallways of Mission Hospital Laguna Beach on almost any Friday or Saturday night during the school year are several Laguna Beach High School students. From 10 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., their destination is a small, nondescript room, barely large enough to accommodate a conference table and chairs. It is unexceptional in […]
The Laguna Relief and Resource Coalition has received $225,000 in donations for flood relief, which is nearly all being distributed to individuals and families recovering from the disaster, said chair Faye Chapman. “We can’t thank the community enough for their donations of time and money,” she said. Faye Chapman, second from right, and Ann […]
Editor, I am writing to thank and congratulate the Laguna Beach community for its incredible support of the Boys and Girls Club of Laguna Beach in 2010. Thanks to over 500 donors and many more participants at our special events, we raised more than $1.2 million for the club. In our 59th year of continuous […]
Neurosurgeon Farzad Massoudi, M.D., has been nominated by his peers to be Mission Hospital’s new chief of staff serving through December 2011. Massoudi will oversee policies and procedures set forth by the medical executive committee and will be responsible for the self-governance of the medical staff at both Mission Hospital’s Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach […]
Three Laguna Beach merchants, Stop N Go Liquor, Whole Foods Market, and the 7 Eleven, recently participated in a Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) training in an effort to prevent and reduce underage drinking. The training, conducted by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the county Community Alliance Network in collaboration with the […]
Michael Beck, center, Mission Hospital’s vice president, accepts a $7,134 donation from Sarah Hilton, left, and Michael Lowney, managers of retailer Tommy Bahama. The retailer donated proceeds from two “rehearsal” events prior to their opening in November.
The Safe-Rides program, sponsored by Laguna Beach Rotary, Mission Hospital and the Boy Scouts of America, is now underway for this academic year. Safe-Rides, which has a dedicated telephone number that has been publicized to Laguna students, provides transportation home for stranded junior high and high school students. The phone line is open from 10 […]