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Beauty Wins Out

Keeping Time For the 46th year, the Laguna Beach Beautification Council used its love of beauty to honor outstanding examples in town of creative outdoor beauty. Award criteria included “curbside appeal” in keeping with Laguna’s culture. Commercial businesses, city commissioned...

Who Needs a Voter’s Guide?

Editor, Take a northbound trolley to Diver’s Cove and walk through a totally new Heisler Park and check out these three great and recently installed public art pieces near Monument Point and south of the lawn bowling area: our 9/11 “Semper Memento” by Jorg Dubin, the big...

Keeping Time

With Heisler Park’s amphitheater as their setting, Scott and Naomi Schoenherr last week assembled their public art installation, “Time Connected.” Taking as its theme nature’s own time clock, the work’s cogs and wheels takes inspiration from lunar and tidal cycles and...

Tenth Sawdust Winter Fantasy Holiday Festival Opens Saturday

The Sawdust Art Festival is ringing in the 2010 holiday season with its annual Winter Fantasy. The 10th such holiday fest, it features 170 artists under the banner “A Palette of Holiday Treasures.” All items for sale are original and hand-made, consisting of a mix of holiday...