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Mayor Proposes New Initiatives at Dinner

Rush Hill announced last week several ideas he wants to implement during his mayoral year. Among those ideas was a new mooring system, water taxi, golf course and building permit fee reductions. About 400 people attended the 33rd Mayor’s Dinner, hosted by Speak Up Newport, at the...
Posted On 13 Feb 2014

Officials Break Ground on Marina Park

Officials broke ground this week for a project on the peninsula that has been long in the works. More than 100 people attended the Marina Park groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday, which took place on-site at 18th Street and W. Balboa Boulevard as the sun set. “This is a project of...
Posted On 13 Feb 2014

Communications: NBPD’s Modern Weapon

This two-part series, by NB Indy writer Richard Simon, ran in the Feb. 7 and Feb. 14 printed editions of the Indy. Picture the old-fashioned image of a local cop—someone meaner than a pot-bellied frontier sheriff who wasn’t happy until he hauled some fear-wracked “juvie” to the...

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Holiday Carnival

The holiday spirit will be in full force this weekend in Newport Coast at a local group’s Holiday Carnival. Families from across Orange County are welcome to attend the free public event on Dec....

Balboa Island Tree Lighting

Several hundred people turned out last Sunday for the annual Balboa Island Christmas Tree Lighting. The event began at 4 p.m. with live music local vocalists and musicians, plus a mound of snow...

Christmas at the Beach

Balboa Village will kick of the season this weekend with Christmas at the Beach. The holiday celebration will be held Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m. and will include fun for the whole family....



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Artscapes: Reflections on the Arts in 2013

From raucous rhythms to regal oratorio, 2013 was packed with stellar music, dance and theater performances. The arts in Newport Beach continued to flourish, as diverse as ever. We had the cozy camaraderie of community theater favorite, Newport Theatre Arts Center, brightening...

Off the Menu Special: New Year’s Eve Dining in Newport Beach

By Christopher Trela and Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy What are you doing New Year’s Eve? We have a few suggestions courtesy of some of our favorite Newport Beach restaurants.  BALBOA BAY RESORT The Balboa Bay Resort has several ways to ring in the New Year in style. The First...

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A Sport’s Thrills and Volleys

As we head towards spring, not only will the temperature rise, the landscape of high school sports will shift as well. Basketball and soccer are over, and it’s time to welcome in baseball, lacrosse, swimming, track and field, and one of my favorite sports of all-time:...

Josh Kerr Film to Premiere Here

Pro surfer Josh Kerr will be on hand Wednesday as the film “Kerrazy Kronicles,” which follows Kerr and his cohorts in their search for the perfect wave, premieres at the Lido Theatre. Sponsored by Rusty, the premiere showing of the film – the debut from Kerr’s film company,...

Election Suggestions

  The election season is in full swing and nowadays so much of the vote is done by mail. So what can you, the voter, expect in the weeks to come? No. 1, mailers. Lots of them! You’ll get mailers from the Republican Party, the Democrats, public safety associations, chambers,...

City Finances are Sound

  It’s election time again (some call it “silly season”), and the voters of Newport Beach will be subject to statements from various candidates decrying what’s wrong with the stewardship of our city and in particular the control of city ex...

The View From the Stands

  The Problem We want our Angels back. There is wide spread fan disenchantment in Newport Beach about the Angels lifeless and listless play this season. General Manager Tony Reagins recently said that a complete overhaul was not needed. Devoted Angel fans who pay the...