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On the Promenade

Dining decks built on Forest Avenue, allowing restaurants to remain open safely during the pandemic, may become a permanent addition. By Tanya A. Yacina   Wooden decks...
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Charitable Style

Thoughtful T-shirt company 4Societee helps support local businesses and nonprofits. By Tanya A. Yacina   The idea had been brewing for a while. Five years ago, Melissa...

Shine On

Brothers David and Gary Rubel are gems in the local community, helping their family’s legacy gleam and glisten. By Tanya A. Yacina   David and Gary Rubel...
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Concierge Medicine

During the pandemic, medical and beauty businesses have increasingly found ways to bring their services safely to your home, office or hotel room. By Justine...
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A Season of SHAREing

A new charitable group aims to raise awareness for local causes while benefiting businesses impacted by COVID-19. By Ashley Breeding   Evelyn Best always aspired to her...
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A Friend in Need

As homelessness continues to affect Orange County residents, the Friendship Shelter develops ways to fight the epidemic.
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Cultivating Creativity

The Laguna College of Art & Design has long been an important part of the city’s cultural fabric, partnering with the local community to educate and elevate young artists.

Sound Continuum

Inspired by a passion for music, Laguna’s only record store still thrives more than 50 years after it opened, much like the ever-popular vintage vinyl carried by the shop.
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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Laguna Food Pantry celebrates its 25th anniversary as a force for good in the community.
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An Artful Atmosphere

Sculptures, murals and other public art—both new and newly restored—help make Laguna Beach a vibrant place to explore. By Cassandra Reinhart   As locals and visitors know,...
Happy Hour Laguna Beach

Find Your Happy Place

With restaurants around town offering creative cocktails, signature snacks and picturesque views, there are plenty of perfect spots to relax during happy hour.
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Crushing for Conservation

As stewards of 87 acres of an exceptional natural landscape, The Ranch at Laguna Beach takes another step in its commitment to conservation and sustainability By Ashley Probst   The Ranch...

The Thrill of the Ride

Local professional mountain biker Brian Lopes set a new record by becoming one of the first to cross the 22-Day Trail in Baja, Mexico, via bicycle.

Break It Down

Grass clippings and food scraps can help your garden flourish and reduce everyday waste. By Briana Verdugo   Banana peels, egg shells, coffee grounds, moldy bread, dry...