The Lead

Historic Win for Breakers and a Nail-Biting Finish

LBHS Breakers' baseball advances to the CIF semi-final game Tuesday, May 31.

Historic Win for Breakers and a Nail-Biting Finish

LBHS Breakers' baseball advances to the CIF semi-final game Tuesday, May 31.

Track & Field

Laguna results @ CIF Division 4 finals, Saturday, May 21 at Cerritos College: Boys (39th Place, 2 points) 300m hurdles – 7th Brody Seebass 41.28 Girls (15th , 14 points) 400m dash – 3rd Coco...

Street Beat


Monday May 16 Burglary. 2800 Chillon Way. 8:54 a.m. A resident discovered an overnight burglary of a garage, with electronic gear valued at $200 taken. Fraud. 32300 block of Coast Hwy. 10:32 a.m. A law firm discovered $1,440 had fraudulently been removed from an account. Burglary. 30800 block of Coast Hwy. 11:52 a.m. Sunglasses worth $450 were taken. Burglary. 3000 block of Alta Laguna Blvd. 3:37 p.m. Construction tools worth $1,500 were taken from a locked storage box. Tuesday, May 17...

Town Crier


Local Publicist Raises Profile

Caroline Rustigian Bruderer, a local public relations strategist and host of radio station KX 93.5’s “Caroline’s Cause Corner,” celebrates three years on the air this month. Her show, which airs...

Taste of Charity Comes of Age

The 21st annual Taste for Charity, a fundraiser sponsored by the Laguna Board of Realtors, begins at 6 p.m. at Seven Degrees, 891 Laguna Canyon Road, Wednesday, June 1. Guests will enjoy...

Eugene D’Isabella

Lifetime Laguna Beach resident Eugene (Dom) D’Isabella passed away May 14, after a courageous two year battle with cancer. D’Isabella was an avid fan of the Anaheim Ducks. He loved Divers Cove...

Wynne Tapley

Wynne Tapley was born on Dec. 17, 1936, in Manchester, England. In her early years in England, she remembers the WWII bombings and spending time in a bomb shelter. Her love of dancing started in...

Music Harmonizes With Good Causes

Food Panty Hosts PantryPalooza The Laguna Food Pantry will host its second annual PantryPalooza happy hour fundraiser with live music by The Agave Bros. from 5–7:30 p.m. Friday, June 10, at the...

Indy on Arts

Friday, May 27 Four singer-songwriters, 6:30 p.m. Sunset Serenade, Heisler Park Amphitheater. Free. Brian Roarke Duo, 7 p.m., Big Fish Tavern, 540 S. Coast Hwy. #200. Adam Lasher, 7 p.m., Cliff...

Eat + Drink


On the Table

Sapphire Dinner Features Paso Robles Wine Boutique winery owners Howie and Bev Steinbeck will be on hand to greet guests at a spring wine dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Sapphire Laguna,...

Three Artists With Passion

By M. “Charlie” Ferrazzi, Special to the Independent “Contemporary Abstraction,” Community Art Project’s newest juried exhibition, showcases the works of Kate Cohen, Halverson Frazier and Fred...

Living Here


Laguna Beach Bliss

Orange County Wedding Trends Ultimate OC weddings feature personal touches from start to finish. – By Cynthia Rupe Weddings are occasions steeped in love, ideals and promise. They are the...

Real Estate


Home Captures Sunsets, Serenity and Style

This beach-close, renovated home impresses with all new designer touches in an extraordinary setting. Fine finishes include mahogany doors, Tuscan and travertine stone, honed black granite...
Posted On 18 Dec 2014

Moorea Masterpiece Awaits Your Arrival

An Italian style palazzo six years in the making, Villa di Sogni is a feat of design and painstaking engineering. Brought to life by Laguna Beach architect John O’Neill, the home was handcrafted...
Posted On 12 Dec 2014

Luxury, Charming Cottages

Luxury, charming cottages situated on a prime location in Shaw’s Cove in desirable North Laguna that features Pacific Ocean and white water views. This beautiful newly remodeled home is the first...
Posted On 05 Dec 2014