Firefighter-bagpiper David Lopez at Monument Point.
Firefighter-bagpiper David Lopez entertains at the pancake breakfast.
American Legion Chaplain Norm Abbod
Rosie entertains the breakfast crowd at Picnic Beach.
Police color guard prepare for their presentation.
Firefighters with their memorial wreath.
Police and fire personnel at the service.
Frank Daniel supervises the rifle detail.
Part of the clarinet section in the community band.
Katie Baker delights in the Memorial Day floral tributes.
Louise Buckley at the service with retired Gen. Lee and Dorene Butler.
The Memorial Day tribute featured Assemblyman Alan Mansour
Community Band leader Matt Wood performing in Monday’s Main Beach concert.
Melissa Diehl with Arnie Silverman and Norm Abbod.
Firefighters volunteered for early duty behind the grill.
Rifle detail readies for their part.
About the Author
The author is the editor of the Laguna Beach Independent. Prior to taking the job in 2005, she worked previously as a reporter at five daily newspapers, including the Daily Pilot in Costa Mesa, the Daily News of Los Angeles and the New York Times. Reach her by emailing [email protected]