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Lincoln Club Endorses Curry for Assembly   Republican candidate Keith Curry announced receiving the endorsement of the Lincoln Club of Orange County in his campaign for the 74th Assembly District. The Lincoln Club is one of the most influential organizations in the State of...

Fundraising Success and Key Endorsement for Diane Dixon

Diane Dixon’s city council campaign received a significant boost this week with a highly successful fundraiser Tuesday night and the endorsement of former Sen. Marian Bergeson. The sunset reception at The Dock in Cannery Village was packed with supporters from the 1st District,...

NVISION Holds ‘I Love Lasik’ Event

NVISION Laser Eye Center in Newport Beach recently held an “I Love Lasik” patient appreciation party at its office on Jamboree Road. More than 200 patients and guests (including Alexis Bellino from “Real Housewives of Orange County”) enjoyed cuisine by Chef Franco Barone of Il...

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Local Journalist Loses Battle with Cancer

Longtime Newport Beach resident Link Mathewson, who reported on Orange County’s society and restaurant scenes in newspapers and magazines for nearly 40 years, has succumbed to pancreatic cancer...

On Faith: HomeWord Center Makes Positive Impact

“Today in America, about 50 percent of marriages end in divorce,” Jim Burns said.  “According to an article I read recently, 70 percent of marriages end in divorce in Orange County. Marriages are...

Lynn’s Spin: Taking a Technology Time Out

It is flu season again, that lovely time of year when we all scramble to get our vaccinations. We engage in hyper-conscious hand washing, carrying hand sanitizer in every car, purse and gym bag...
Posted On 18 Jan 2014

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Off the Menu: Pizza and “Piazza”

By Christopher Trela and Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy Americans have a love affair with all things Italian. We love the cuisine, the music, the architecture, the clothes, and the cars. And, during the month we celebrate love, it’s fitting that South Coast Repertory is...

Curtain Up: “Wizard of Oz” Blows Into Town

Dorothy and Toto are dropping into town next month when the new stage adaptation of “The Wizard of Oz” lands at Segerstrom Center for the Arts February 11 – 23. Perhaps the most beloved movie musical ever made, this adaptation features the familiar film score plus a handful of...

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Upcoming Events

Spring Gold Cup

Over 100 junior sabot sailors descended on NHYC last weekend for the Spring Gold Cup Regatta.  With the local Balboa Bay Fleet slated to host the Junior Sabot Nationals this coming August, many of the top sabot sailors from all over Southern California showed up to get experience...

Fireworks Fly Over Proposed Regs

Ahoy! A couple of times a year, fireworks will light up the sky over Newport Harbor to the delight of thousands of people who marvel at the show in the sky.  Disneyland and Sea World host the most firework displays annually in Southern California, and most people will say that...

Hooray for Daylight Saving Time!

Is there anything better than Daylight Saving Time? In my book, this time to “spring forward” is at the top of the list of things I most look forward to during the year. This year, DST will begin on March 13 at 2 a.m. (set your clocks forward to 3 a.m.). It will run until Sunday,...
Posted On 11 Mar 2011

Tax Increase Is No Solution

The Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced its strong opposition to the Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to extend the increased rates for sales, personal income and vehicle license taxes for an additional five years to help balance the state’s $25 billion...


(Re: “City Eyes Moving Police Station,” NBI, 3/4:) Moving the police headquarters closer to the site of most trouble calls may be helpful but watch out for financial risk in the parallel proposal to contract with Costa Mesa to provide policing services. Personnel costs are nearly...

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