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Laguna Beach Independent Columns Section

Opinion: Concerning City Council

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By Michele Monda Just like Frank Sinatra sings, “I did it my way,” the City Council majority is singing it too. Despite residents and retailers asking to...

Opinion: Pet Peeves

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Omit Obit By Mark D. Crantz Someone once said the two certainties in life are death and taxes. This is a depressing sentiment. It makes me...

Opinion: Dear Susi Q 

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Feeling the Blues By Lynette Brasfield  One of my favorite books is “Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog)” by Jerome K....

Opinion: Random Guy Noticing Stuff

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Earth Day: Global and Local By Gary Stewart In 5,000 years of civilization, it has only been in the last century that scientists have come to...

Opinion: Village Matters

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Know Laguna, Love It More By Ann Christoph We know Laguna, right? That’s what I thought. After living here for over 50 years, I should know all the neighborhoods...

Opinion: In a worried world, signs of a pushback 

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By Russ Gerber Soon after departing Houston International Airport, we hit severe turbulence. The pilot came on to warn that because we had to pass...

Opinion: OC Supervisor Katrina Foley’s April update

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Updated to reflect the correct number of permanent supportive housing units that the County voted to fund. - Ed. Women’s History Month, Sober Living Homes,...

Opinion: Wisdom Workout

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Spring Cleaning By Susan McNeal Velasquez Attics and basements were a staple of most houses on the East Coast, where I was brought up. The attic...

Opinion: Pet Peeves

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Fresh Faces Ahh, I don’t think I’m the right guy to write about that. I’m old. My face is older. How’s that possible, you ask?...

Opinion: On the can in Japan

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By Billy Fried I'm high over the Pacific, returning home from a three-week visit to Japan with my daughter. It was my first time back in 41...

Opinion: This is where we live

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Hop on the Trolley Tour During Heritage Month By Hunter Fuentes and Jon Stordahl May is Heritage Month in Laguna. A free trolley tour of architecturally...

Opinion: Pet Peeves

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Emanual By Mark D. Crantz I envisioned my later years to be one of coasting. Ah, you know, retirement, a period of time when you aren’t...

Opinion: Musings On The Coast

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Blue Moon      For maybe six months, I had been dating the woman who was to become the love of my life. It was New Year's...

Opinion: Green Light 

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Earth Day 1970 and 2024  Earth Day. It’s my favorite societal event. Even though it’s not a government-sanctioned national holiday, it should be. What other...

Opinion: Pet Peeves

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Here We Go Again By Mark D. Crantz City Council delays Promenade Project. Here we go again using that dreaded word. Delay. Let’s say it again,...