Some people may think surfing is a solitary sport — one person conquering nature — but the reality is that riding the waves is not just about water. It's also about the push, energy and support of family, teachers and the community.
The Laguna Beach City Council meeting Aug. 19 saw two momentous agenda items for multimodal mobility improvements. The city was eager to move them forward, with the theme of the night being, "Let's get 'er done."
A few years ago, I read about laugh therapy. People met and laughed, not at anything in particular — just laughed. "Ridiculous," I thought.
Parkinson's disease slows a person down.
Much has been said about misused quotation marks. Photos of signs boasting about "fresh" seafood and "free" refills abound on the Internet, offering a good laugh at the expense of business owners who don't realize that quotation marks around "fresh" and "free" could suggest quite the opposite.
With the opportunity for a new majority on the Laguna Beach City Council, it's time to rethink the issues. No more business as usual, no more ignored studies, no more pivoting in circles.
A few weeks ago, I mentioned here a CNN article "about the president making an unannounced stop."
“Once” is a Broadway musical that dares to be different. Not only dares but demands. Stridently. At the top of its voice.
It is revealing that the Orange County office of the California Coastal Commission is not in Orange County. It's in Long Beach, Los Angeles County.
All of the beauty, serenity and charm of Laguna are for the birds!
Do the beach cities really need another pizza place? Well, if it happens to be Settebello, the answer is a great big "yes."
"No pain, no gain" was my basic-training drill sergeant's favorite expression during arduous Army workouts.
As we move through the long days in the heart of summer, we're also in prime running season.
Most Laguna Beach residents have a lukewarm, like-hate relationship with Main Beach.
I met with the Laguna Beach Police Department this week to discuss Sunday's Full Moon Drum Circle. Yep, it's already here, the last big beast of summer drumming, and it falls on a weekend.
His coffee is fantastically mediocre. Big industrial heaps of Gevalia, from that land renowned for coffee, Sweden.
Our family has had our home in Laguna Beach since 1956 and been in the canyon area for the past 44 years. On June 5, we were awakened at 3:30 in the morning by thunderous pounding and knocking. We first thought it was an earthquake until we heard vulgar language and screaming.
A long time ago Dennis Myers learned a valuable lesson while working for Jack Welch at General Electric: You can't drive forward while looking in the rearview mirror.
Life feels better if you're dressed for the part.