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Lido Marina Village Springs Back to Life

A once-thriving shopping and dining area in Newport Beach that fell victim to increased retail competition, changing tastes and a recession has quietly been springing back to life. Opened more...

Commission: 150 Newport Center Still on Table, Needs Redesign

Another redesign is likely in the works for the proposed 150 Newport Center project (formerly known as Newport Center Villas), following a recent Planning Commission meeting. The proposed project...
Posted On 26 Aug 2016

Business

Biz Buzz: Faherty Beachwear Store Opens This Week in Lido Marina Village

Lido Marina Village is nearly done with its makeover, and numerous new tenants have been moving into the refreshed village. Add one more to the mix: on August 24, the beach-inspired fashion brand...

Biz Buzz: Alix Hobbs Named New CEO of Crystal Cove Alliance

Crystal Cove Alliance, the nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the resources of Crystal Cove State Park, has named Alix Hobbs as president and CEO. Hobbs brings more than 20 years of...

Biz Buzz: Lincoln Experience Center Opens in Fashion Island

Anyone who has driven a Lincoln Town Car or Lincoln Continental knows what a luxurious ride they provide. Even more people will have the ability to learn about Lincoln vehicles at the new Lincoln...

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Community

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A Mile for Multiple Mariners

A community meeting last month clarified some long-held confusion over an apostrophe in the name of a Newport Beach neighborhood. Mariners’ Mile Revitalization Master Plan workshop on July 25 had...
Posted On 26 Aug 2016

Council Sets Parking Restrictions Near CdMHS

The Corona del Mar High School parking issue has long been a sore spot between residents and students, who use the surrounding neighborhoods to park during the school day, but at last week’s City...
Posted On 26 Aug 2016

SPON and PAC Circulate Petition to Deny 150 Newport Center

A local environmental group and a political action committee have partnered in an effort to gather signatures for a petition to stop the proposed 150 Newport Center (formerly known as Newport...
Posted On 26 Aug 2016

Stepping Out

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Soundcheck: The Go-Go’s are Gone-Gone

Funny how time flies when you’re a member of the most famous all-girl rock and roll band in history. In the summer of 1978, Belinda Carlisle, Jane Wiedlin (then called Jane Drano), and several other Hollywood punk scene-makers decided to do what nearly every other L.A. punk was...

Artscapes: Tour de Force Dancing at Segerstrom Center

It’s always a treat when a ballet dancer turns in a tour-de-force performance, but this Saturday at Segerstrom Center, the entire program is filled with spectacular dancing thanks to Tour de Force III, featuring some of the top dancers in the world starring in the one-night-only...

Eat & Drink

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Off the Menu: Eat at TLT Food ASAP

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy  TLT Food may sound like an odd name for a restaurant, until you know that TLT stands for The Lime Truck, a popular So Cal food truck...

Off the Menu: True Food Late Summer Menu is Truly Terrific

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale Remember when eating healthy meant bland and boring plates of unappetizing food? That began to change a few years ago, thanks to restaurants like...

Off the Menu Side Dish: L.A. Food & Wine Fest – Aug. 25-28

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy The 3rd annual Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival comes to town Sept. 29-Oct. 2, but before Newport shows what it can do, head north...

Upcoming Events

Vans U.S. Open of Surfing

The Vans U.S. Open of Surfing ran this week in Huntington Beach (Surf City USA) to the delight of hundreds of thousands of beach going surf fans and millions watching the live feeds. The Tati and Toledo show was thrilling in spite of the lack of waves.  Tatiana Weston-Webb (USA)...

L.A. Rams practice at UCI

The Los Angeles Rams play their first pre-season game in the L.A. Coliseum against the Cowboys on Saturday, Aug. 13. Newport Beach Indy photographer Charles Weinberg attended their practice earlier this week at UCI and snapped these photos.    

Op/Ed: Voters Should Decide Debt Financing

By Kevin Muldoon / Newport Beach Mayor Pro Tem The same City staff that incurred $281 million dollars in debt service to finance the Civic Center Complex doesn’t want the voters to have a say in the amount of debt financing required for large projects. If you watched the July 26...

Op/Ed: Seven Questions for the City Council Candidates

By Keith Curry / Newport Beach City Councilmember This year will be a critical election for our city. In December, no member of the council will have more than two years of experience, and there have been many issues where the change of a single vote would have had profound...

Letter to the Editor: Mariners’ Mile Vision is Hazy

With very limited parking and a very steep staircase to climb, (at what appeared to be a non ADA compliant location), the residents of Newport Beach did not disappoint to fill the Newport Beach Sea Base Yacht room to attend a Public Workshop for the Mariners’ Mile Revitalization...