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SoLag Community Park Honors Morrie Granger at Spring Fling Fest

It's hard to believe that the NINTH annual Spring Fling Potluck Festival at...

Laguna Beach Live Fundraiser Concert Benefits Kids

Laguna Beach Live! presents a special fundraiser concert on Wednesday, April...

Montage Hosts Swank Taste of the Nation May 20th

For a return visit, Taste of the Nation is circling back around to the Montage...

Sunset Serenades 2018 in Laguna Beach

You KNOW that spring has sprung when our local-favorite Sunset Serenades...

Gate and Garden Tour Returns with 10 Private Gardens

It’s that time of year again: Friday, May 4th is the date for the Laguna Beach...

Big Pour is On: California Wine Fest is a Must in Dana Point on April 20th

The giant California Wine Festival is back in play in just a couple weekends,...

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Selanne Tavern Enters the Sunday Brunch Race

Selanne Tavern Enters the Sunday Brunch Race

Spring kicks off “brunch season” in Southern California, and beginning Sunday, April 8, Selanne Steak Tavern brings Chef Josh Severson’s crave-worthy gourmet fare to be shared with friends and family for the first time. Severson’s newly created brunch menu is inspired...

Get In Line for Starfish “Love Potion #10” – Two Days Only!

Get In Line for Starfish “Love Potion #10” – Two Days Only!

Ready to whip up some love in your life? Make a beeline to Starfish Asian Cuisine for Mixologist Neil Skewes’ Valentine libation, “Love Potion #10.” (Because, really, why stop at less than perfection?) Because this annual favorite requires dry ice, the primary...

Acclaimed ROUX Chef Quits, ROUX Now Closed

Acclaimed ROUX Chef Quits, ROUX Now Closed

ROUX Creole, the phenomenal new restaurant in Laguna Beach, has just lost its founding Chef, Norm Theard, due to “irreconcilable difficulties” between Theard and investors. Theard resigned yesterday (Tuesday), citing "lack of support and continuous negativity from the...

ROUX Takes Down “Best Restaurant of 2017”

ROUX Takes Down “Best Restaurant of 2017”

Back in August when ROUX opened, I was one delighted camper. It was easy to see that this Chef – Chef Norm Theard – knew his way around the kitchen in a most extraordinary way. He had joined us from L.A., having been The Creole Chef there where national accolades...

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SoLag Community Park Honors Morrie Granger at Spring Fling Fest

SoLag Community Park Honors Morrie Granger at Spring Fling Fest

It's hard to believe that the NINTH annual Spring Fling Potluck Festival at the South Laguna Community Garden Park is already upon us. It takes place on Sunday, April 29th, from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. It's also hard to believe that the face we came to know so well at our...

Sunset Serenades 2018 in Laguna Beach

Sunset Serenades 2018 in Laguna Beach

You KNOW that spring has sprung when our local-favorite Sunset Serenades return! It's a happy day on Friday, May 4th when Sunset Serenades returns to the Heisler Park Amphitheater with a variety of music genres. It's a great way to roll in with an end-of-week picnic,...

3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

3 Big Superbowl Parties: Just the Stats

Despite the fact that we’ve been seeing a lot of the New England Patriots in Superbowls lately, it’s important that America, as a collective, gather ‘round this Sunday for the Superbowl commercials. Oh. And the game. That, too. (As far as I’m concerned, the...

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Laguna Beach Live Fundraiser Concert Benefits Kids

Laguna Beach Live Fundraiser Concert Benefits Kids

Laguna Beach Live! presents a special fundraiser concert on Wednesday, April 25th, starring Leslie Lewis Paris Quartet, to support the non-profit's youth program Live! Music & Kids. Singer Leslie Lewis and pianist Gerard Hagen have been making beautiful music together...

Gate and Garden Tour Returns with 10 Private Gardens

Gate and Garden Tour Returns with 10 Private Gardens

It’s that time of year again: Friday, May 4th is the date for the Laguna Beach Garden Club’s fundraiser, the Gate & Garden Tour of South Laguna, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. This year, the diversity of the gardens in South Laguna stands out.  The 10 private gardens on the...

ROUX Closes, Chef Michael Leech Might Step In “Temporarily”

ROUX Closes, Chef Michael Leech Might Step In “Temporarily”

On Tuesday, ROUX Creole, the well-received new restaurant in Laguna Beach, lost founding Chef Norm Theard due to “irreconcilable difficulties” between Theard and investor partners. Theard resigned early Tuesday morning, citing "lack of support and negativity from the...

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Montage Hosts Swank Taste of the Nation May 20th

For a return visit, Taste of the Nation is circling back around to the Montage Resort this Sunday, May 17th for its “No Kid Hungry” endeavor through the Share Our Strength foundation. This is not a small endeavor by any stretch. For 27 years, Taste of the Nation has...

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Sunset Serenades 2018 in Laguna Beach

You KNOW that spring has sprung when our local-favorite Sunset Serenades return! It's a happy day on Friday, May 4th when Sunset Serenades returns to the Heisler Park Amphitheater with a variety of music genres. It's a great way to roll in with an end-of-week picnic,...

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