• Business Spotlight
    Business Spotlight Lulu Hair Studio's Ayako Croxford
    Business Spotlight: Lulu Hair Studio

    Ayako Croxford, the owner of a successful salon in Tokyo, Japan, is broadening her hair horizons by bringing her method for healthy, shiny hair and lustrous color to Laguna Beach. She has gone to great lengths with a team of professionals to scientifically formulate her own line of products she imports from Japan and is […]

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    Felipe Sterling: Whole Foods’ Whole Body Team Leader and author.
    Business Spotlight: Whole Foods

    Overwhelmed by the countless choices for wellness on the market today? Felipe gives you the 411 on all the vitamins and supplements at Whole Foods, Laguna Beach. After 50 years of personal experimentation he’s devoted his knowledge to educating the public about health, nutrition, supplements, astrology, metaphysics and natural hygiene. His book, “Archetype for Health: […]

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    Recipes for Success!

    Clark Olson (left in photo) a.k.a. “The Sauce Boss” is the Founder of Mago Hot Sauce.  Clark Olson’s entrepreneurial fire was ignited during his employment with Laguna Beach Beer Company. Like specialty beer, hot sauce has gained enough interest to become its own specialty category. In the beginning Clark developed an array of cocktails and food recipes […]

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    Business Spotlight & Chef’s Table: GG’s Cafe and Zeytoon Cafe!

    Owners Hande Gundogar of GG’s Cafe (shown left), and Sousanna Alexander (right) of Zeytoon Cafe both recreate Mediterranean style delicacies. Hande’s origin is Turkish and Sousanna is Syrian.  Here’s what we learned about the women and their restaurants. 1. Name and how long in business? 1. GG’s Bistro, since February 2005-Gundogar family (two brothers and […]

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    Business Spotlight: Seaside Soles

    In a town of artistry, Seaside Soles is no exception with its stunning array of footwear and accessories. The shelves are well stocked with designer styles from around the world to fit every occasion and every price point from under $100 to $500. Owner and shoe aficionado, Ginger Weston, follows current trends paying attention to comfort. […]