Laguna says goodbye to the summer tourist season the same way it says hello — with a pancake breakfast at Heisler Park.
Lots goes on in between.
Katie Moss reported Monday that Cosima Qazi is the new owner of La Rue du Chocolat in Peppertree Lane, which Moss manages.
Realtor Patricia Truman said she had a wonderful summer.
"Business was good," she said. "In fact everything in my life is better than last year."
Barbara Painter had a really busy summer, starting with granddaughter, Samantha' s 18th birthday party at the White House restaurant. The birthday bash was followed by Samantha's graduation from Laguna Beach High School, from which her mother, Wendy Potter, had graduated in 1978.
"The following week my sister, who is 81, her 87-year-old husband, their son, children and grandchildren were here for a week, with lunch and dinner for 22 every day," Painter said.
The fourth of July brought more guests. Hey, that's the price we pay for living in Laguna.