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  • Mailbag: Season of trolleys winding down

    Summer trolleys end at 11:30 p.m. Sept. 2. Take a ride on the south route and explore your town. Stop at Wesley Drive and walk Treasure Island Park or plop down on one of its four gorgeous beaches. Check out the almost mermaid, "Voyager" by Linda...
  • Officials expect worst fire season yet

    Officials expect worst fire season yet
    Authorities say this fire season could be one of the worst yet. The summer has been extraordinarily hot, dry with low humidity and Santa Ana winds, Laguna Beach Fire Department Division Chief Dan Stefano said. "Those components all together create an...
  • Lagunan chosen as alternate delegate at RNC

     Lagunan chosen as alternate delegate at RNC
    Longtime Laguna Beach resident Frank Ricchiazzi has been selected as an alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Reps. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) and John Campbell (R-Irvine), and former Gov. Peter Wilson recommended...
  • Laguna Beach council candidates talk city issues at forum

    Laguna Beach council candidates talk city issues at forum
    The five Laguna Beach City Council candidates had their feet held to the fire by members of the local press and the public at City Hall on Tuesday night as they addressed city issues, such as parking, pension reform and the Village Entrance. -------------...
  • In The Arts

    In The Arts
    FOA anniversary exhibits to close There's only a few more days left to view two special exhibits that celebrate the Festival of Arts' 80th anniversary. The exhibits, at foaSOUTH and the downtown Wells Fargo building, each feature a variety of art pieces...
  • Election 2012: Police employees endorse Rollinger, Whalen

    The Laguna Beach Police Employees' Assn. announced Monday its endorsement of Mayor Pro Tem Verna Rollinger and Planning Commissioner Robert Whalen for City Council. Rollinger and Whalen impressed the association with their commitment to support public...
  • Ballot statements for City Council candidates

    The following are personal statements from each of the City Council candidates. They are shown in order of ballot position: * Robert Whalen Occupation: municipal finance attorney My primary focus as a council member will be to ensure the financial...
  • Hansen: Politics without parties is more fun

    In my lifetime, I have voted Republican, Democratic, Independent, Libertarian, Green and Socialist. How many times did I vote for the winner? About two. But I was happy with the votes because I always tried to pick the candidate who I felt had it right,...
  • Election 2012: Democrats open headquarters

    The Laguna Beach Democratic Club will officially open its 2012 Election Headquarters at 7 p.m. Saturday at 1401 S. Coast Hwy. Club members will host the opening, which will include mingling with candidates, live entertainment and a special appearance...
  • Mailbag: Local Democratic Club disappoints

    I am stunned to find out that the Laguna Beach Democratic Club is only endorsing Verna Rollinger for City Council. What happened to being inclusive? When did a purity litmus test rule our party? And sadly, how does one group rule the Democratic Club in...
  • Mailbag: What to do with $200,000 windfall?

    The city has a $200,000 windfall and some say the best use of funds is to help buy land in South Laguna for the Community Garden. Personally, I would love to see more community gardens throughout town. But, is this the best use of funds? Citizen...
  • Election 2012: Deadline to apply for mail-in ballots is Oct. 30

    More and more folks are voting via mail-in ballots, touted as a convenience for busy citizens. Oct. 30 is the deadline to apply for mail-in ballots. Applications for the mail-in ballots are available in the city clerk's office in City Hall or the...