As promised, here's more of the Coastline Pilot's major news stories for 2010:
April 2: Accused teenage Laguna Beach stabber was charged as an adult.
*Marsh Scott received the 2010 Artist of the Year Award at the annual Art Star Awards Ceremony. Arts Commissioner Pat Kollenda received the award for innovation and leadership in the arts.
April 9: Ken Frank dropped a bomb at the April 6 council meeting, announcing on his 66th birthday that he was retiring.
*The Chamber of Commerce Thursday Night Promenade was closed down by the council due to Forest Avenue merchant opposition.
April 16: Major crimes statistics for 2009, released by the Laguna Beach Police Department, showed a dip by 4.3 % over the previous year.
*The Coastline Pilot's Gossiping Gourmets, Elle Harrow and Terry Markowitz, gave a rave review to the House of Big Fish and Ice Cold Beer, lauding its inexpensive menu, beautiful view and handsome remodel of the space formerly occupied by the Aegean Café.