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Randy Kraft’s OC BookBlog: “Properties of Thirst” by Marianne Wiggins

By Randy Kraft First things first: this novel is a masterpiece, second only to Wiggins’ previous masterpiece, Evidence of Things Unseen. If you missed that...

Indy Bids Farewell to Managing Editor

After two years with The Laguna Beach Independent, Managing Editor Allison Jarrell is returning to her home state of Michigan.

School Board to Review Campus Safety Plans

The meeting comes in the wake of a successful campaign by the parents of El Morro Elementary School students to lobby city and school district officials to ramp-up police services at the campus.

Laguna Playhouse Youth Theatre Stages Timely Holocaust Play

This infamous period in history is the setting for the play “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” by Celeste Raspanti, which is being produced by the Laguna Playhouse Youth Theatre October 19-27.
Laguna beach police log

Firefighters Knock Down House Blaze

Laguna Beach firefighters successfully put out a house fire on Wilson Street early Monday morning, the cause of which is still under investigation.

Runway to Success

we are hosting our first annual fashion and trunk show fundraiser for college women in need: Runway to Success,” AAUW recently announced.

SchoolPower Celebrates 10 Years of Dodgeball Tournament

SchoolPower’s 10th annual dodgeball tournament will be held Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Laguna Beach High School.