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    For three years Brian Crawford’s stunning photography has graced our covers. Our December issue features Chuck Harrell; a Laguna business owner and community ALL-STAR. In addition to running his busy Sandpiper Lounge a.k.a. The Dirty Bird, Chuck volunteers at Santa’s House on Forest Ave. where he decks the halls in his Santa suit and puffy, […]

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    As we pause this Thanksgiving to give thanks for all of the wonderful blessings Laguna Beach gives us, The VIBE would like to give recognition to some of the fantastic organizations that help make Laguna Beach such an incredible place! Assistance League of Laguna Beach is a volunteer service organization whose members identify, develop, implement […]

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    When this issue of the Vibe hits the stands we will be headed into autumn and for most of the country that means  cooler days and nights as we head into fall. However, as any Laguna local would tell you, this time of year is highlighted by what many call “Indian Summer” when cool nights […]

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    On the cover: Back to School!

    In 1878, early settler John Damron built a one-room school adjacent to his home on the grounds of the current City Hall and hired a teacher for his eight children. Several other children attended as well, marking this as Laguna’s first real attempt at public education. The next school that housed 20 children was built […]

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    The Sawdust Art and Craft Festival has been showcasing artists of diversity for 50 years! Photographer Brad Thontlin and I put together a special cover of Sawdust images in a “paint by numbers” style. (see the cover for numbers) Laguna Legend and Surf-Art Icon Bill Ogden (#1) is this year’s guest artist. Bill is a […]