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Starving Sea Lion Pups Flood Rescue Center

Coastal animal services officer Dana Friedman slipped a bony and listless 20-pound sea lion pup out of his rescue truck and into a portable dog cage and carried it into the Pacific Marine Mammal Center here early Wednesday afternoon. Forty pounds underweight, the sickly sea lion...

Spring Sports Update 3/1/13

Baseball Breakers attempted to compete as a club team last week in the rain-hammered 33rd annual Mid-Pacific Institute Baseball Tournament in Honolulu. The squad did get a few games in to prepare for this week’s season opener in the Costa Mesa division of the 30th Annual Newport...

Am I Crazy?

By Jane Stahlheber             The answer to that question is a resounding Yes!  But that’s beside the point. My car broke down recently.  Again (sigh).  But thanks to public transportation, I laughed like a hyena and thanked God as I unhooked the battery, checked the air in the...

Complete Streets Roll Forward in San Clemente

Editor:   Some cities are making the modern shift to a sustainable multi-modal mobility plan. On Wednesday night (Oct. 17) the San Clemente Planning Commission approved a new mobility plan into their city’s general plan. Some startling highlights from their comprehensive...

Scores of For-Sale Homes Put Out the Welcome Mat

Surterre Properties will be helping buyers streamline their search for the perfect home by allowing them to explore over 100 properties in one weekend during Surterre’s Orange County open house event Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13-14. Surterre agents will show over 100 current...

Cycling Leaders to Share Two-Wheeled News

Transition Laguna Beach is hosting Mobility South Orange County, a free event Thursday, Sept. 13, from 7-9 p.m. at Neighborhood Congregational Church’s Bridge Hall. Scheduled speakers include San Clemente’s Pete van Nuys, executive director of Orange County Bicycle Coalition;...

Guest Column

Am I Crazy?   The answer is a resounding “yes!”  But that’s beside the point. I have been homeless three times. I also have a mental illness, which I believe to be the underlying cause of my homelessness. I recently started taking a medication that appears to be working, and...

Spring Sports Update

Boys Golf (3-3, 3-0) The squad shot a season low 196 on Monday, March 7, led by Andrew Palmer’s 33 to earn their third league victory this season. Breakers face their two toughest league rivals this coming week with Estancia on Tuesday and traveling to Calvary on Thursday....

Girls Water Polo Update

Breakers Hold Off San Clemente 11-8 By Frank Aronoff   Breakers remain undefeated and picked up their fourth victory of the season, overpowering San Clemente last Tuesday, Dec. 22 at the Triton Pool in a non-league match up of playoff division favorites.   The host...
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