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Obama Film Packs Theater in Newport

Obama Film Packs Theater in Newport

“2016: Obama’s America,” a political documentary by filmmakers Dinesh D’Souza and John Sullivan that examines the president in a critical light, is making waves and selling tickets here in Newport Beach. So much so, the film was moved into the 1,000-seat “Big Newport” theater this week, which is catching the eye of locals from all […]

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Police Cite More Bridge Jumpers

Police Cite More Bridge Jumpers

Neighbors report an increased police presence around the Lido Island Bridge and several citations have been issued this week. But a police spokesperson said there is no special enforcement push in response to the Newport Indy’s report this month on the sharp increase in illegal jumping from the bridge this summer. On Aug. 17, the […]

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City Removes Memorial to Woman Killed by Tree

The city of Newport Beach has decided not to maintain or continue to allow a memorial at the site where a motorist was killed by a falling tree last September. Haeyoon Miller, 29, of Tustin was killed when a large blue gum eucalyptus tree in the roadway’s median fell and crushed her to death while […]

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Busy Board OKs Police Pact

The school board had a full agenda for their first meeting back after the summer break, with more than 40 items to discuss on Tuesday. One of the many other items on Tuesday night’s Newport-Mesa Unified School District board of education agenda was the agreement with the city of Newport Beach for a school resource […]

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Jetting Into the Record Book?

Jetting Into the Record Book?

A local company hopes to set a world record next month, by flying a water-powered jetpack from Newport Harbor to Catalina Island. The 26-mile trek will be attempted Sept. 29 by JetLev Southwest, with company president Dean O’Malley piloting the R200 pack. The flight will be in conjunction with the Catalina Island Air Show, which […]

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A Different Kind of Dessert

A Different Kind of Dessert

A new Fashion Island store is looking to satisfy customer’s sweet tooths with a treat that has a certain je ne sais quoi. The Newport Beach boutique, ‘lette macarons, opened in May and offers a different kind of cookie, the French macaron. “This is a very unique cookie and they are worth trying out,” said […]

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Baby Great White Shark Spotted Off Newport

Baby Great White Shark Spotted Off Newport

This young great white shark was spotted off Newport Beach by the Ocean Explorer while on a whale watching cruise on Tuesday afternoon.

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Thieves Nab Paintings, Jewelry

Approximately $300,000 worth of jewelry and paintings was stolen from two Newport Beach residences recently, according to police reports. A burglar acted quickly to steal two paintings at a Corona del Mar residence on Monday. An unknown suspect entered a home by unknown means in the 2300 block of Second Avenue between 11 a.m. and […]

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Unique Nuptials

Unique Nuptials

Groom Grant Engler and bride Amanda Volf head for shore in Newport Harbor yesterday after what was billed as the “world’s first jetpack wedding.” The bride wore a white rash guard, white board shorts and a veil. The groom was attired in a white bowtie and black wetsuit. The jetpacks were courtesy of Jetlev Southwest.

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Boat Builder Holland Hospitalized

Boat Builder Holland Hospitalized

Newport Beach shipbuilder Dennis Holland was admitted to Hoag Hospital last Monday complaining of severe pain in his stomach. Holland, who has been previously diagnosed with prostate cancer has been battling the disease for years.  He has been receiving regular chemotherapy treatment to fight the disease for some time. Holland’s hospitalization comes as a deadline […]

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