You’re Invited!

 Article Gia Luciano  Boys & Girls Club of the South Coast Area  The Boys & Girls Club of the South Coast Area is located in the heart of San Clemente and is a hotbed for youth activity. The Club is equipped with game rooms, classrooms, an art studio, two technology labs, a teen center, two gymnasiums, a playground, ball field…

Paint San Clemente 2018

 Article Lindsay Linegar | Photography Gia Luciano  The 17th Annual Paint San Clemente happened at the end of June, starting with the Quick Draw on June 23rd. For three hours, plein air painters painted different scenes around the San Clemente Art Gallery, Del Mar and the pier bowl for the Quick Draw. Congratulations to George Trimm for winning the competition,…

Don’t Suffer from Acid Reflux

 Article Dorian Knape  Do you suffer from digestive issues or acid reflux?  

Your Dog and Your Home

Life today is very busy. Leaving your dog at home for more than four hours every day can have a negative impact on its happiness, behavior and quality of life. For the health and well-being of your dog, you should not leave him or her alone for too long. Puppies should not be left for more than two hours. Dogs are…

Qēt Botanicals is Truly Artisanal Skin Care

Lisa Brill, creator of Qēt Botanicals, is a walking advertisement for her 100% natural skin and hygiene products. She’s a person that glows, despite the health issues that plagued her in the past. Qēt (pronounced “keet”), was born in Lisa’s kitchen in 2011, when her adult acne and rosacea became too much to bare.

A Pug’s Life

Surf Gidget The Pug catches waves for those in need. This Champion surfer has landed sponsors and product placement with such companies as SONY, SJCAM, California Board Company, INT Surfboards, Airhead SUP “Ambassador”, Speak Pug, EZY DOG USA, Natural Dog Company, Scribble Pug and a new sponsor on board, Dog Beach Style who is now developing a product line for pugs…

San Clemente and Dana Hills High School

When Paula Oblen, Director of Special Spaces Orange County took this role, she knew it would take a “village” to bring her non-profit Chapter’s vision to life for deserving children facing life-threatening illnesses. When friends and fellow classmates at San Clemente High School battled such illnesses, it really struck the hearts of so many students and ignited their passion to…

Q & A With Local Surf Phenom Hayden Rodgers

Recently, we had the pleasure to meet up-and-coming surf phenoms, 11 yr old Hayden Rodgers and his brother, 15 yr old Nolan, along with their wonderful mother, Stacy. They invited us into their home to talk one-on-one with Hayden and get his thoughts on surfing and hobbies, and to find out what he likes best about San Clemente.     

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One Town One Team

In 2016, after three years of being in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) finals, the San Clemente High School varsity football team clenched the CIF State Title. The San Clemente community was ecstatic about the achievement and held a homecoming parade for the team. This celebratory community spirit is part of what inspired Jaime Ortiz, also known as Coach Ortiz…

The Mike to Mic Music Man

In 1966, Mike Chamberlin, then 18 years old, moved to San Clemente with his parents to enjoy a first sunny summer of surfing and music. When he entered San Clemente High School, the Rolling Stones were at the top of the hit parade and war was raging in Asia. And, among his new acquaintances, he met Fred Swegles, now a…