Stoked by a Fresh Twist on Vintage Storytelling

Laguna Beach author, journalist and surfer Craig Lockwood is set to make waves with the release of the first volume of his new publication, “Hard-boiled Surf Pulp Fiction,” bringing back a genre that had all but disappeared from news stands and adding a new element to the growing...

Online Bait Luring Patrons in the Door

By Elvira Spektor, Special to the Independent Scores of people out during First Thursday’s Art Walk last month wedged their way into the Thalia Surf Shop as residents and curious tourists united for an evening of photographs, surfboards, and art.   Nick Corores, who owns the...

Staff videographer stops by a Thalia Surf Shop birthday party

Local surfers gathered at Thalia Surf Shop to celebrate Andy Davis’ birthday and art.