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Creating Community by Lighting Up the Shore

Elizabeth Turk hopes that  “Shoreline Project” will live on after its Saturday, Nov. 3 debut, as a shared memory in the heart of the Laguna community. “Shoreline Project” will be the central spectacle of Laguna Art Museum’s sixth annual Art & Nature series taking place from...
Posted On 06 Oct 2018


Sterling Lives Up to His Name

Laguna Beach High School student Sterling Butler was honored by Laguna Beach Rotary Club as student of the month for science. Sterling is the decorated captain of the varsity soccer team and a seven-year member of the West Coast Futbol Club. Sterling also participates on the...


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Tuesday, Dec. 5 Robbery. 1100 block of S. Coast Hwy. 2 a.m. A man who left a bar inebriated suffered a shoulder injury after being jumped by two men. His attackers knocked him to the ground, kicked him, stole his jacket and extracted three credit cards from his wallet. He could...


Letter: Laguna Is a NIMBY Community

In the aftermath of 2018’s general election and my frustration of our community’s inability to grow, I have made a list of ten major commercial properties in the city of Laguna Beach that have been totally remodeled or newly constructed over the past 20 years, of which three...


Amateur Video Hits Extra Points for Principal

Buick devised the competition to show that NCAA athletes are about more than points and playoffs. Contestants were required to submit a mini-documentary, up to 60 seconds long, about a former NCAA athlete’s experience on or off the field that caused them to take action. In the...