Close to 10,000 participants showed up ready to run or walk this past Saturday, Nov. 16,for the Walk Now for Autism Speaks in Irvine. At the front of the pack, was 14-year-old Sam Dameshek, wearing too small borrowed running shoes. His own were left in a locker at school. He waited patiently with his family […]
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The CIF third-ranked Laguna Beach boys and seventh-ranked girls look poised to win their sixth Orange Coast League titles this season after winning the league cluster meet on Sept. 25 at Irvine Regional Park. League finals will be held Wednesday, Oct. 30 on the same course. The girls’ varsity placed their five scorers in the […]
Team Walk for Jake, led by team captain and Laguna Beach teen Sam Dameshek, far surpassed its original $2,500 goal and received pledges of $4,835 for the Autism Speaks fundraiser that took place this past Saturday, Oct. 13. Sixteen Walk for Jake team members participated in the race. But Sam isn’t done yet. He’s set […]
By Kimberly O’Brien- Young Few moments in life fill you with such pride and love that one feels compelled to write it down, but I have had such an experience. I am blessed by three incredible sons. My journey as a mother began 13 years ago with the oldest, fraternal twins Jake and Sam. But […]