As I drove around town this holiday season, I felt something was missing. I realized that there were fewer “artist palettes” displayed on lampposts than in past years.
Last year I felt there were fewer and this year there are definitely fewer. Is this a budget (labor) issue? Have the palettes disappeared or been damaged? Our town just didn’t seem to have the same holiday atmosphere.
Oh, for the days of Eschbach’s Christmas display!
Bob Coffey, Laguna Beach
Editor’s Postscript: Coffey says Eschbach’s address was 305 Forest Ave. and that the florist was one of the town’s first AIDS victims.Firebrand Media LLC wants comments that advance the discussion, and we need your help to accomplish this mission. Debate and disagreement are welcomed on our platforms but do it with respect. We won't censor comments we disagree with. Viewpoints from across the political spectrum are welcome here. While everyone is entitled to their opinion, our community is not obliged to host all comments shared on its website or social media pages, including:
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