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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...

Vandals Deface Laguna’s Memorial to 9/11

Artist Jorg Dubin visits “Semper Memento,” Laguna Beach’s memorial to victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, every two or three weeks to dust off the public art work in Heisler Park. The Dubin-designed sculpture consists of a pentagonal base holding two beams from the...

Recapturing a Bond Forged by Tragedy

Laguna marks the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks of 2001 with solemnity, patriotism and a search for wisdom. The public is invited to an 11 a.m. ceremony dedicating “Semper Memento,” at Heisler Park’s Monument Point on Sunday, Sept. 11. A reflecting globe...

Elegant Design Selected for Sept. 11 Memorial

Laguna Beach artist Jorg Dubin’s concept for a Sept. 11 memorial sculpture was unanimously endorsed Monday by the city’s Arts Commission for installation in Heisler Park in time for the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attack.             Mayor pro tem Jane Egly attended the...