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Reader Poll 061714

Festival season is just around the corner! Our three major summer art festivals - Sawdust, Art-A-Fair, and Festival of Arts and the Pageant of the Masters are just about to begin. How many will you likely attend this summer?

Number of voters: 157

Two

Votes: 41 26.11%


Multiple times at multiple festials!

Votes: 39 24.84%


All three

Votes: 29 18.47%


None at all

Votes: 20 12.74%


I’m involved with the Festivals!

Votes: 13 8.28%


One

Votes: 11 7.01%


Just the Pageant of the Masters

Votes: 4 2.55%


Reader Poll 060314

We’re curious...just how much of a world traveler you are...how many continents have you been to?

Number of voters: 117

4

Votes: 23 19.66%


3

Votes: 22 18.8%


2

Votes: 22 18.8%


5

Votes: 20 17.09%


1

Votes: 14 11.97%


6

Votes: 10 8.55%


All 7!

Votes: 6 5.13%


Reader Poll 052014

We are Laguna Beach! With ‘beach season’ upon us, what is your favorite spot in town?

Number of voters: 151

Other

Votes: 31 20.53%


Woods Cove

Votes: 21 13.91%


Victoria

Votes: 17 11.26%


Oak St.

Votes: 12 7.95%


Crescent Bay

Votes: 12 7.95%


Treasure Island

Votes: 9 5.96%


Thalia St.

Votes: 8 5.3%


Fisherman’s Cove

Votes: 7 4.64%


Main Beach

Votes: 7 4.64%


Aliso Beach

Votes: 7 4.64%


Diver’s Cove

Votes: 6 3.97%


West St.

Votes: 6 3.97%


Thousand Steps

Votes: 4 2.65%


Table Rock

Votes: 2 1.32%


Brooks St.

Votes: 2 1.32%


Reader Poll 050914

Which (if any) of these technology topics Interests you most? We’d like to know as we are considering a new tech column feature

Number of voters: 97

Mac tips

Votes: 23 23.71%


PC tips and tricks

Votes: 18 18.56%


Not interested

Votes: 16 16.49%


Gadget reviews

Votes: 14 14.43%


Social media

Votes: 12 12.37%


Cyber crime

Votes: 12 12.37%


Internet marketing for business purposes

Votes: 2 2.06%


Reader Poll 042914

Get out there! The weather’s heating up and days are getting longer - meaning it’s prime hiking season! We have one of the most beautiful trail systems here in Laguna in our adjacent wilderness parks. Have you enjoyed these special trails?

Number of voters: 98

Yes - every once in a while

Votes: 34 34.69%


No - never have

Votes: 23 23.47%


Yes - regularly

Votes: 22 22.45%


Yes - but not for a long time

Votes: 19 19.39%


Reader Poll 041814

We would like to have an idea of our demographics – age wise. Please let us know your age range…we appreciate it!

Number of voters: 166

50-64

Votes: 64 38.55%


65+

Votes: 61 36.75%


35-49

Votes: 24 14.46%


21-34

Votes: 17 10.24%


Under 21.

Votes: 0 0%


Reader Poll 040414

Do you believe in life after death?

Number of voters: 112

Yes

Votes: 74 66%


No

Votes: 38 33.9%


Reader Poll 032114

Are you a longtime local? Short time local? Ever wonder why longtime is one word and short time two words? How long have you lived in Laguna Beach?

Number of voters: 225

More than 15 years and I am a local

Votes: 166 73.78%


6-15 years for me – I know the ropes

Votes: 38 16.89%


I’ve been here between 1 and 5 years

Votes: 13 5.78%


I’m a real newcomer – less than a year

Votes: 4 1.78%


I only like to read about Laguna Beach

Votes: 4 1.78%


Reader Poll 030614

In our last poll, we asked: If you could, which of these historical figures would you most like to join for dinner and an evening of conversation? Here is the distaff version of that poll!

Number of voters: 126

Cleopatra

Votes: 27 21.4%


Mary, Mother of Jesus

Votes: 25 19.8%


Princess Diana

Votes: 21 16.6%


Mary Magdalene

Votes: 17 13.4%


Anne Frank

Votes: 15 11.9%


Mother Teresa

Votes: 8 6.3%


Joan of Arc

Votes: 7 5.5%


Eva Peron

Votes: 6 4.7%


Reader Poll 021514

If you could, which of these historical figures would you most like to join for dinner and an evening of conversation?

Number of voters: 139

Jesus

Votes: 52 37.4%


Abraham Lincoln

Votes: 37 26.6%


Aristotle

Votes: 17 12.2%


Mahatma Gandhi

Votes: 16 11.5%


William Shakespeare

Votes: 8 5.7%


Martin Luther King, Jr.

Votes: 4 2.8%


Napoleon Bonaparte

Votes: 3 2.1%


Muhammad

Votes: 2 1.4%


Reader Poll 020714

The Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia have created quite some media controversy on many, many levels. Despite all this, will you be watching?

Number of voters: 144

I’ll watch a few events – and read about it online

Votes: 77 53.5%


Yes, I always enjoy the coverage – and will be glued to the TV

Votes: 38 26.3%


I won’t be watching it at all!

Votes: 29 20.1%


Actually, I’m going!

Votes: 0 0%


Reader Poll 012414

Our 48th Annual Patriots Day Parade is coming up March 1 - it’s always one of our favorite events in town! It’s long been said that half of Laguna is in the parade - while the other half watches. What about you?

Number of voters: 97

I’ll be staying home

Votes: 34 35%


I will be watching this year

Votes: 29 29.8%


I will be in it this year

Votes: 22 22.6%


I’m not sure yet

Votes: 12 12.3%


Reader Poll 010714

Which of the remaining NFL teams “East of the Rockies” are you most likely to root for should they end up playing in this year’s Super Bowl?

Number of voters: 24

I still don't care who wins the Super Bowl!

Votes: 6 25%


Denver Broncos

Votes: 5 20.8%


New England Patriots

Votes: 4 16.7%


New Orleans Saints

Votes: 4 16.7%


Indianapolis Colts

Votes: 3 12.5%


Carolina Panthers

Votes: 2 8.3%


Reader Poll 123113

Now that the NFL regular season is over, it’s time to think of the 48th Super Bowl...of the west coast teams in the hunt, who are you pulling for? We’ll do other regions as we draw nearer to the game.

Number of voters: 71

San Diego Chargers

Votes: 20 28.2%


I don't care who wins!

Votes: 20 28.2%


Denver Broncos

Votes: 16 22.5%


San Francisco 49ers

Votes: 9 12.7%


Seattle Seahawks

Votes: 6 8.5%


Reader Poll 122013

Stu and Shaena both love music - although their tastes vary! If the music gods forced you to pick just one genre to listen to for the rest of your life, which would it be?

Number of voters: 91

Classical

Votes: 32 35.2%


Pop/Rock

Votes: 21 23.1%


Blues

Votes: 13 14.3%


Other

Votes: 8 8.8%


Jazz

Votes: 7 7.7%


Alternative

Votes: 5 5.5%


Country

Votes: 5 5.5%


Reader Poll 120613

How often do you go ‘over the hill’ (leave Laguna)?

Number of voters: 145

3-6 times a week

Votes: 49 33.8%


Once or twice a week

Votes: 43 29.7%


I leave town everyday

Votes: 22 15.2%


Hardly ever

Votes: 22 15.2%


I don't live in Laguna Beach!

Votes: 9 6.2%


Reader Poll 111913

It’s that time of the year – which raises a question; which of the following are you most looking forward to this year – including a couple that are out of town?

Number of voters: 143

Hospitality Night

Votes: 74 51.7%


Sawdust Winter Fantasy

Votes: 34 23.8%


Newport Beach Boat Parade

Votes: 16 11.2%


Montage Tree Lighting

Votes: 14 9.8%


Corona del Mar Christmas Walk

Votes: 5 3.5%


Reader Poll 110813

We have new eateries in Laguna - here or on the way - which one are you most looking forward to trying?

Number of voters: 81

Selanne Steak Tavern

Votes: 33 40.7%


South of Nick's

Votes: 22 27.2%


Driftwood Kitchen

Votes: 15 18.5%


Okura

Votes: 10 12.3%


Hearties

Votes: 1 1.2%


Reader Poll 102913

Restaurants – they are a-changin’ in our town! While some exciting new eateries are here and on the horizon – which of these landmarks will you miss the most?

Number of voters: 237

Royal Hawaiian

Votes: 74 31.2%


Sundried Tomato

Votes: 69 29.1%


The Cottage

Votes: 43 18.1%


The Beach House

Votes: 31 13.1%


Kentucky Fried Chicken

Votes: 20 8.4%


Reader Poll 101813

Who says Halloween is just for kids…do you plan to wear a costume this year?

Number of voters: 51

No

Votes: 28 54.9%


Yes

Votes: 23 45.1%


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