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Laguna Lifeguards Take Third in Stacked Competition

By Scott Diederich, Special to the Independent   Laguna Beach’s 110-person lifeguard force more than held their own at the California Surf Lifesaving Association Regional Championships, placing third of 13 teams last month. Laguna was only bested by Los Angeles County’s...

Tsunami Warning Draws a Crowd

Beaches reopened by midday Friday, March 11, after a precautionary closure in the early morning hours due to a statewide tsunami warning issued in the wake of a strong earthquake in Japan. Scores of property owners inundated the Laguna Beach police station with questions about...