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Fast Forward to Patriot’s Day 2015

  The 49th Laguna Beach Patriot’s Day Parade will march through town at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 7, 2015, but its 2014 theme, Home of the Free, Because of the Brave, and honorees will hold the spotlight because last year’s event was cancelled due to a fast-moving, but...

There’s Always Next Year

To the Community: On behalf of the Laguna Beach Patriots Day Parade Association, I want to thank you for your support of our parade this year and for your understanding of our decision to cancel. Mother Nature has been kind to us for many years by not raining on our parade. The...

Parade Leadership Line-up Remains Unchanged

Ed Hanke continues as president of the Laguna Beach Patriots Day Parade committee, which also elected Charlie Quilter as vice president, Kathy Hanke as secretary and Sandi Werthe as treasurer. The 47th annual Patriots Day Parade will march through the streets of Laguna on...

Advertising, Rest of Parade In Development

The Laguna Beach Patriots Day Parade Association has started to organize the 47th Parade, which will march through the streets of Laguna on Saturday, March 2. Officers elected at the September meeting were President Ed Hanke, Vice President Charlie Quilter, Secretary Kathy Hanke...

‘Never Forget’ Selected for Parade Theme

Organizers of the Laguna Beach Patriots Day Parade have chosen “Never Forget” as the theme for their 46th parade on Saturday, March 3. Nominations are being taken for grand marshal, honored patriot (army), citizen of the year, artist of the year and athlete of the...

New Tax Hurts Seniors, Lacks Fairness

Editor, I am writing on behalf of my 100-year-old mother, a homeowner, regarding your proposed $10/month parcel “flat tax” to purchase open space within our city. As caregiver to my bed-bound mother, I am given to understand from today’s articles (“Campaign...

Parade’s Trailblazers Join the Retinue

Two descendants of founding members of Laguna Beach’s annual Patriot’s Day Parade will share a place of honor in this year’s parade on Saturday, March 5, riding alongside its president Michael Lyons. Laguna Beach artist Robin Wethe Altman returns to the town’s annual parade that...