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Green Light

Dr. Alan C. Braddock, associate professor of art history at the College of William and Mary, spoke on “From Nature to Ecology: The Emergence of Ecocritical Art History.”

Pet Peeves

Reality Check I was running late. I jumped off the trolley and hurried to the house....

Finding Meaning

Angels Among Us You may have seen the bare details in last week’s Indy: “14-year-old girl...

Does the Wet Suit You

Charge It The holiday season is always a good time for turkeys, stuffing and gravy. Not...
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Village Matters

Hostile Word Takeover Have you noticed how advertisers are turning nouns into verbs? “That’s why we...

Wisdom Workout

An Easy Way to Make a Difference Nov. 17 will mark the second anniversary of Heidi...

Community Datebook

Eagle Scout Explores Passion for Ocean

Jeremiah Strauss, a 14-year old freshman at El Toro High School, recently teamed up with the Pacific Marine Mammal Center (PMMC) in Laguna Beach...

ECO Warriors to Raise Funds

The ECO Warrior Foundation’s annual fundraiser will take place 6-10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, at The British Hair Company, 750 South Coast Highway....

Limelight

Indy on Vacation

The proliferation of online social media platforms has understandably depressed the number of vacation photos submitted to the Independent in recent years. So has...

July 4 Crowds Celebrate Freedom in Myriad Ways

By Allison Jarrell, Special to the Independent Hundreds of Laguna residents gathered on Brooks Street to celebrate the nation’s independence, honor local servicemen, and commemorate...

Obituaries

Connie Crosland

May 12, 1926 – Nov. 5, 2019 Connie was born in San Fernando, California on May 12, 1926. She was one of eight children. She...

Donald J. Arcoli-Arcaroli

Donald J. Arcoli-Arcaroli passed away, after a short illness, with his sister, Marilyn, by his side on Sept. 23, 2019 in Rancho Mirage. Donald...

Joseph Eric Rice

Aug. 21, 1958 – Sept. 7, 2019 Joseph Eric Rice, of Laguna Beach and Studio City, California, died unexpectedly at his Laguna Beach home Sept....

Wayne L. Peterson

Sept. 27, 1939 – Sept. 22, 2019 Wayne Lewis Peterson, age 79, passed away peacefully Sunday. His memorial celebration will be held Oct. 4, 2019 at...

Obituary: Joan Rapp

Joan Rapp Oct. 30, 1925 – July 14, 2019 Joan Johnston Rapp was born in Los Angeles on Oct. 30,1925. She attended Hollywood High School where...