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News in Newport Beach   Driver Killed in Jamboree Crash ID’d Authorities have identified the male driver that was killed in a single-vehicle rollover traffic collision this week. Trent Morris, 22, of Wildomar died at 12:21 p.m., according to the Orange County Sheriff’s...

Biz Buzz: Tao of Wellness Clients Get the Point

Aichmophobia, better known as the paranoia or fear of needles, usually originates from the pain caused by the variety of inoculations we get from an early age. So why would anyone intentionally go to an acupuncturist to have needles stuck into their body? The ancient treatment is...
Posted On 19 May 2015

Fire Rings Hot Topic at Community Meeting

*Note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly listed Denys Oberman as a member of Friends Of The Fire Rings.*  Fire rings were once again the hot topic at a community meeting this week. Speak Up Newport tackled the controversial issue during their monthly meeting held...
Posted On 14 May 2015

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Changing Lives, One Step at a Time

Hundreds of Newport Beach and other Southern California residents will come together next weekend to walk for a cause and grant wishes for kids life-threatening medical conditions across Orange...

Expert Discusses Late-Talking Children

Late-talking children was the topic of an informative lecture held last month at the Newport Beach Civic Center community room. Stephen Camarata, Ph.D., professor of speech and hearing sciences...
Posted On 04 Apr 2015

Conquering the Wedge

By Riley Keating | NB Indy The world needs balance. One recipe might suggest a healthy amount of happiness, a little sadness, a hint of sorrow, and finally an abundant dose of normality. But the...

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In Memoriam: Arts Visionary Henry Segerstrom

Great cities, and great communities, have great art and great arts patrons. Florence had the Midici Family. Orange County has the Segerstroms. Last Friday, the leading arts patron in the county and the patriarch of the Segerstrom Family, Henry Segerstrom of Newport Beach, died at...

Under Cover: National Book Award Winner Comes to Newport Library

The world is a big place. As we sit in our own relative stability, we can often forget that there are whole societies out there, still going through a massive cultural shift, redefining what success, responsibility, and a sustainable social model look like. While the United...

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Where to Take Mom on Her Day

We love Mother’s Day! It’s a time to celebrate everything our moms have done for us, and we can’t think of a better way to mark the occasion than to treat Mom to a fabulous Mother’s Day brunch. A...

Food, On and Off Screen

“Are you ready to eat your way through the Newport Beach Film Festival?” I asked Stasha as I perused this year’s Film Festival schedule. “Overcooked hot dogs, over-buttered popcorn, and...

Rustica Surprises and Delights

Tucked into a corner haven of Fashion Island’s shopping core is one of the most surprising, contemporary regional cuisine restaurants Newport Beach has to offer: Rustica California Wine Bistro....

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A Panga in Trouble Could Be Trouble

Ahoy! Sad, very sad, that the Newport-to-Ensenada race had fatalities on the course. I do not have enough information and details for this week’s column, however next week I will let you know what happened. To me and other experienced ocean-going boaters, it looks like a...

Two Newporters’ Olympic Dreams Within Reach

Tumua Anae and John Mann have spent so many days, hours and now years in the pool growing up in Newport Beach and attending Corona del Mar High School, it would be understandable if neither one of them was able to remember exactly when and how their passion for the game of water...

Yikes! $9 per Hour

After leaving the corporate world, I eased my way into retirement by teaching economics at National University. One of the first things I discovered was you have to get students to question what they think they know. That certainly was the case with minimum wage laws. When...
Posted On 02 Mar 2013

Quick Glueck Shtick Leftovers

* A Prophetic Fortune Cookie? At our usual Wednesday family sojourn to Al Palace for Chinese food, I found a pleasant greeting in the fortune cookie. It read, “You have a charming way with words when you write.” Pretty amazing when you consider that the baker who put those nice...

GOP Fantasies

Just when you think the political roiling inside the Beltway may settle down, moving Congress to actually get to work on the country’s issues, another distraction comes along. Last week’s was the Republican response by Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida to President Obama’s State of the...

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