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Friday Morning Report

A quick look at the things that made news this week in Newport Beach:   – An unidentified caller left a message of a bomb threat at the Newport Theatre Arts Center this week, Patch.com reported. The theater staff received the voicemail around 5:44 p.m. Wednesday, from...

Police Blotter

Tuesday, Aug. 20   Imitation firearm. 8 a.m. 1400 block of Monrovia Ave. During an investigation a police officer found an airsoft gun belonging to a Costa Mesa resident. The gun had been altered: Colored black and with the orange tip removed. He was arrested and held on...

Jean Watt Named Newport Beach Citizen of the Year

Last Friday, Jean Watt thought she was having lunch at Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club with her friends Evelyn Hart and Marian Bergeson. However, when they led her to the club’s patio, Watt was greeted by a chorus of “surprise” and a round of applause....

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CdM High School PAMMY Awards

Creativity was out in full force last week at the 3rd Annual Corona del Mar High School PAMMY Awards, an annual award show for CdM’s Performing Arts and Multimedia Academy (PAMA). This show...

Kids With Character

More than 100 Corona del Mar Middle School students were honored Tuesday for their exemplary character. The sixth Annual Corona del Mar Middle School Character Awards Assembly honored seventh and...
Posted On 07 Jun 2013

Sharing a Meal for Charity

Local resident Leigh Donaldson Carman has figured out a way to help solve three major problems in the country with one simple fix. The problems: Obesity, food waste and feeding the hungry. The...
Posted On 07 Jun 2013

Stepping Out

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Fun with Boats and Art

By Christopher Trela and Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy It’s often easy to overlook fun activities when they’re in your own backyard, so we made time recently to check off two things on our “To Do” list: a “dock and dine” boat excursion on a...

Artscapes: OCMA Triennial Spotlights The Pacific Rim

Hugo Crosthwaite put the finishing touches on a mural gracing the entrance hall of the Orange County Museum of Art shortly before the opening of its 2013 California-Pacific Triennial show. The Tijuana native introduces viewers to the chaotically charged ambiance of his home city...

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A Not-So-Short Course on Flag Etiquette

  Ahoy! Wow, last my column last week (“Waterfront Land Use: Where Is the Boating Community’s Voice?, NB Indy, Aug. 20) stirred up an influx of emails to my inbox, but once again, I have yet to see those in the marine industry go on record with letters to the editor. An...

Surfin’ Safari

  With heavy surf rolling in Tuesday, Indy Sports Editor Brian Lichterman took his camera and took a tour of Peninsula surf spots to document the action. Here is his photo report:     surf1: Skimboarders look on as bodyboarders get peeling lefts south of the Balboa...

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