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 centered in a pentagonal base supports salvaged scraps of the […]
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Editor: Laguna Beach is lucky to have Mark Porterfield. Mark has supported the arts in Laguna for over 10 years. He funded the Nautilus Bench on Forest Avenue as well as the restoration of Ruth Peabody’s “Boy and Dog”. Peabody’s piece is Laguna’s oldest public art work. Now, Mark is funding the shipment of the World […]
Laguna Beach will receive two steel girder pieces weighing 612 lbs. each and measuring 72 x 36 x 12 inches for use in a public memorial to the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack, the Arts Commission learned this past Monday. “I am currently making arrangements to have the pieces shipped to Laguna,” […]