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Candidate Forums Kickoff NB Political Season

A set of candidate forums kicked off the political season in Newport Beach this week. The Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce hosted a candidate forum Tuesday morning in the Friend’s Room of the library. Lucy Dunn, president and CEO of the Orange County Business Council, moderated the event....
Posted On 19 Aug 2016

Biz Buzz: Alix Hobbs Named New CEO of Crystal Cove Alliance

Crystal Cove Alliance, the nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the resources of Crystal Cove State Park, has named Alix Hobbs as president and CEO. Hobbs brings more than 20 years of environmental nonprofit experience including fundraising, advocacy, education, and community...

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Local, State Leader and Politician Marian Bergeson Dies

  Marian Bergeson, longtime Newport Beach resident, community leader and former state politician, died Wednesday. She was 90. Bergeson, who was the first woman to serve in both the California state Assembly and Senate, died early Wednesday morning at Hoag Hospital due to...
Posted On 06 Jul 2016

Biz Buzz: New Fresh Brothers Store Collects Funds for Local Schools

The new Fresh Brothers restaurant on Irvine Avenue in Newport Beach has been a hit since it opened two weeks ago, but the pizza purveyor has been collecting more than food fans. Adam Goldberg, founder and CEO of Fresh Brothers, announced that the “Pay What You Want” fundraiser...

Civic Center Draft Audit Report Reveals Mistakes, Positive Points, and Possible Overpayment

A preliminary look at the Newport Beach Civic Center audit revealed some interesting findings, including a possible overpayment of $1.2 million. City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday to receive and file the draft audit report and direct city attorney Aaron Harp to pursue the $1.2...
Posted On 30 Jun 2016

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UPDATED: Toy Boat Closes

After a difficult year, the Toy Boat store has finally sunk, as the iconic Corona del Mar toy shop shutting it’s doors for good on Friday. Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat owner, Lori Curtin, made the...
Posted On 17 Mar 2013

Newport Women Celebrate Success With Juice

Lori Kenyon was diagnosed with a gastric disorder when she was still in her teens. Unable to digest animal protein, she turned to fruits and vegetables. Marra St.Clair learned she had Celiac...

New Reproductive Center Opens

A new reproductive center with top of the line technology and modern procedures opened locally recently. Medical Director Dr. Maher Abdallah and Dr. Mazin Abdullah, of American Reproductive...
Posted On 04 Feb 2013

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Charity League Brings “Denim and Jewels” to Bloomingdale’s

The Newport Beach National Charity League Juniors Chapter hosted a Fashion Trend event dubbed “Denim and Jewels” at the Bloomingdale’s Fashion Island Store on Tuesday morning, Sept. 20. The event...

On Faith: Morality and Foreign Policy

“Foreign policy impacts individual’s lives and has moral implications for how we live, how we think our country should govern, and for what our country’s positions should be,” said Keith Carlson,...

Chamber Dinner Shows Appreciation for Fire and Lifeguards

For the 19th year, the Commodores Club of the Newport Chamber of Commerce hosted its Fire and Lifeguard Appreciation Dinner last week at the Marriott Hotel, Fashion Island. The sold-out event...



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2016 Newport Beach Film Fest: Photo Album

The Newport Beach Film Festival got off to a terrific start on Thursday, April 21 with the World Premiere of “After the Reality” starring Matthew Morrison, followed by a fabulous gala party featuring performances by Cirque Du Soleil and food from 25 restaurants. NB...

Artscapes: Chuck Jones: A Lifetime of Animation

“Th-th-th-that’s all folks!” That line from Looney Tunes cartoon character Porky Pig elicits smiles from anyone that watched Saturday morning cartoons. Those smiles can be shared with young children of all ages as the Chuck Jones Studio brings Saturday morning laughter to...
Posted On 22 Apr 2016

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Off the Menu: Super Dining for Super Bowl

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale Super Bowl Sunday means super business for local restaurants and bars, especially those with multiple big screen TVs. Most places are offering...

Taste of Tradition


Cucina Enoteca adds a rustic touch to Fashion Island’s roster of restaurants. By Allison Hata | Photos by Jody Tiongco   With a name that translates to “wine” from its native Italian, it...

Off the Menu: Sampling Newport Beach Restaurant Week Menus

We’ve been out and about during Newport Beach Restaurant Week sampling a variety of prix fixe menus at various prices points for both lunch and dinner. We discovered some terrific dishes and were...

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Musings on Fire Rings and Smoke

Having lived near the harbor and spent most of my working and spare time on the water, I have a lifetime of precious memories. My Mom and Dad met in high school and spent the majority of their spare time sailing and boating in and out of the harbor. We were raised boating, raised...

Memories of Buddy Ebsen in Newport Harbor

I wrote months ago about my fascination with the high speeds achieved by sailing catamarans following my 1959 sail aboard an 18-foot Catalina catamaran on Huntington Lake with Tom Schock and his Thistle crew after their winning the National Thistle Championships. Bill Schock...

Mailbag: Proposed Extension of the JWA Settlement Agreement

The environmental impact report (EIR) for the proposed amendment to the John Wayne Airport Settlement Agreement, originally reached in 1985 and set to expire in 2015, has been released and comments are being accepted now through 5 p.m. July 8 at [email protected] I would...

Lynn’s Spin: Wooden Vessel of Love Offers No Problems

We recently joined hundreds of boat enthusiasts for the inaugural Wooden Boat Festival at the Balboa Yacht Club. Nearly 50 beautiful, lovingly cared for wooden vessels were displayed on land and in slips – some dating back as far as 1916. The event also featured a variety of...
Posted On 20 Jun 2014

A Tree Grows in Irvine

Sometimes the bad news piles up so high you just want to yell, “Stop!” Over the past weeks, outbreaks of gun violence have erupted, most recently the anti-government, white supremacist domestic terrorism that left two police officers and one civilian dead in Las Vegas. So much...

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