By Rita Robinson | LB Indy After three months of self-imposed restraint, “Lagunatics” will let loose their skewed sense of ethnocentric humor on the local stage once again. The 29 volunteer cast members of the annual spoof on la vida de la Laguna were sequestered from using the stage at the Forum Theater on the […]
Matt Venuti, who plays a hand-sculpted instrument known as a “hang”, performs in a rare live concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Cho’s Academy, 1966 S. Coast Highway. Proceeds from the concert will benefit The American Red Cross, Save the Children and The Orange County Food Bank. Tickets are $25 or $20 with […]
The Master Chorale of Saddleback Valley’s annual holiday concert program, “Home for the Holidays,” takes place at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Laguna Beach’s St. Catherine’s Catholic Church, 1042 Temple Terrace. The program features holiday favorites and complimentary wassail and goodies afterwards.
Be on the lookout this Friday, Dec. 13 for Santa driving a trolley full of Girl Scouts through the streets of downtown Laguna. They’ll be circulating and singing between 4:30 and 8:30 p.m. A pair of festive carolers on last year’s rounds.
Friday, Dec. 13 Nick I and ADD, 9 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy. www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777 Really Classic, 9 p.m., Marine Room Tavern, 214 Ocean Ave, 949-494-3027 Robin Zander Band, 8 p.m., The Coach House, 33157 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano. 949-496-8930 www.thecoachhouse.com. South Coast Symphony with Susan Egan, 8 p.m., Soka Performing Arts Center, Aliso […]
An inquiry into the death of a 43-year-old homeless man while in the custody of Laguna Beach police found no evidence of criminal negligence, the district attorney’s office announced Tuesday, Dec. 10. A coroner’s pathologist determined that Stephen Gregory Gage died of pneumonia and organ failure and detected the presence of multiple drugs in his […]
Friday, Dec. 6 Micah Brown, 7 p.m., The Cliff Restaurant, 507 S. Coast Hwy. 949-494-1956 www.thecliffrestaurant.com Nick I and ADD, 9 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy. www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777 The Universals, 9 p.m., Marine Room Tavern, 214 Ocean Ave, 949-494-3027 Mick Adams and the Stones, 8 p.m., The Coach House, 33157 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano. […]
Investigators have yet to determine the cause of a destructive early morning fire in North Laguna that potentially threatened neighboring structures on Monday, Dec. 2, firefighters said. No one was injured by the blaze, which caused an estimated $400,000 in damages. Twenty‐one firefighters from Laguna Beach and Newport Beach were dispatched to the 1600 […]
Girls Water Polo (1-0) Southern California’s top team opened their 17th season this past week with a 22-9 thrashing of Dana Hills on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the local community pool. Missing the team’s top player, Makenzie Fischer, who was with USA Water Polo’s Jr National Team, the Breakers were a little sloppy defensively […]
Friday, Nov. 29 John Heussenstamm, 7 p.m., The Cliff Restaurant, 507 S. Coast Hwy. 949-494-1956 www.thecliffrestaurant.com Nick I and ADD, 9 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy. www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777 Midnight Whiskey, 9 p.m., Marine Room Tavern, 214 Ocean Ave, 949-494-3027 Michael Grimm, 8 p.m., The Coach House, 33157 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano. 949-496-8930 www.thecoachhouse.com Sawdust […]
After shopping and toys, the public is invited to find comfort and joys during Messy Church on Sunday, Dec. 1, 5-7 p.m., to an evening of crafts and activities related to the Christmas story at the Methodist Church, A light supper will be served following the service at 21632 Wesley Dr. Participants in previous Messy […]
The South Coast Water district invites the public to tour the sewer tunnel stabilization project within the cliffs on the ocean side of Coast Highway on Tuesday, Dec. 3, from 9-noon or 1-4 p.m. to better understand existing conditions and the plan for improvements over the next five years. The tour of the tunnel built […]
A real estate agent’s signs in four different locations were vandalized with the numbers “666” spray painted in silver on Tuesday, Nov. 19. The reporting party told police he suspects a brother, according to the public log. Properties on Starlit, St. Ann’s, Glenneyre and Noria streets were hit, said Sgt. Louise Callus. Monday, Nov. 18 […]
By Dona Harman, Special to the Independent The Susi Q NeedleArts Guild was busy last Friday, Nov. 22, wrapping over 75 hand-knit and crochet accessories to bring cheer this holiday season to residents of Friendship Shelter and Glennwood Home as well as the homeless through their donation to the Laguna Beach Net-Works Organization. Hats, scarves, […]