Town Crier: Week of Dec. 9

Holiday Sing-Along on Saturday, Dec. 17 at the Garden Park from 2 to 4 p.m.  Bring your singing voices, joyous spirit, treat or snack...

Replanted Kelp Forest Thrives Offshore

Diving 50 feet to the ocean floor off Laguna Beach’s coast was like landing on a desolate, evacuated planet.  There was no sign of...

Indy on Arts

Friday, April 22 Felisha, 7 p.m., Big Fish Tavern, 540 S. Coast Hwy. #200. 949 715-4500. James Clay Garrison & The Peach, 7 p.m., Cliff Restaurant,...

Local Grad Earns Degree

Asher Edwards of Laguna Beach was among 256 graduates awarded a medical degree from Philadephia College of Osteopathic Medicine at its commencement June 3. Dr....

Stand Up Paddle Rules Under Scrutiny

A year-old ordinance regulating commercial stand-up paddleboard operators has yielded frustrations for city enforcement officials and SUP operators alike. The former complain of overtaxed...

Jive Comes to LBHS

Laguna Generational Jive, an entertaining evening of song and story featuring Laguna Beach High School alumni stars with performances by the LBHS Jazz Band...

Candles, Carols and Celebrations Fill the Town’s Churches

By Donna Furey | LB Indy On Christmas Eve at Laguna Beach United Methodist Church, 21632 Wesley Dr., operatic tenor Peter Nathan Foltz will perform...

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.

Village Matters: Let Nature Sing

Ever wonder why Laguna Beach became an art colony?  Yes, it’s beautiful but there’s more to it than that. The artists who sought out...

Alliance Celebrates 10 Years of Art Stars

The Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts celebrated the 10th anniversary of the annual Art Star Awards by acknowledging and rewarding the best and...

Scouts ‘Help the Kelp’ Fest

More than 300 Girl Scouts from 5 to 18 will descend on Laguna Beach for Kelp Fest on Saturday, April 26, in hopes of...

Mountaineer Dies Hiking Devil’s Backbone

Updated: Just seven weeks ago, Lloyd Charton, 69, returned home to Dana Point after an ascent of 16,067-foot Mt. Vinson on the glacial ice of...

Laguna Fire Chief to Retire

Fire Chief Jeff LaTendresse intends to retire next month and City Manager John Pietig has hired an interim chief even as the fire season is underway.

Taking Stock

Happy Birthday, Mr. Buffett! I am writing this column on the 87th Birthday of Mr. Warren Buffett. With the media spending so much time babbling...