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Biz Buzz: A Restaurant Celebrates 90 Years of Memorable Cuisine

“Meet me at The Arches!” That was a popular phrase for travelers driving up or down the Southern California coast between San Diego and Los Angeles. They often needed a place to meet, and the halfway point seemed to be a gas station and café called The Arches, named for its distinctive...

Commission Keeps ‘Doggy Disneyland’ Beach Rules Intact

Passionate dog owners pleaded with city representatives during a meeting on Tuesday to keep the rules that govern the strip of sand dubbed “Doggy Disneyland” at the mouth of the Santa Ana River the same or possibly make it an official dog beach. The Parks, Beaches and Recreation Commission...
Posted On 04 Mar 2016

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City Council Stays the Course on Housing Projects

The Newport Beach City Council has rejected a proposal that a proposed condominium tower where the OC Museum of Art currently stands should be considered at the same time as a condominium project at 150 Newport Center Drive. At the heart of the discussion was race between two...

OC Supervisors Unleash ‘Doggy Disneyland’

Dogs running and playing off-leash along a strip of sand at the mouth of the Santa Ana River dubbed “Doggy Disneyland” will likely no longer be outlaws following a county decision this week. Orange County Supervisors unanimously voted to amend the law regarding the restraint of...
Posted On 29 Apr 2016

Arts Commission Agrees on Funding Plan

The Newport Beach Arts Commission unanimously approved recommending to City Council a three-year funding and staffing plan to create a long-term self-sufficient arts program in the city. “While this is not a perfect solution, it is a compromise,” Arts Commissioner Caroline Logan...
Posted On 22 Apr 2016

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Local Inventor on Home Shopping Network

A Newport Beach woman will see her dreams come to fruition on the small screen this week as she debuts her invention on the Home Shopping Network. Marcy McKenna will be selling her creation, The...
Posted On 24 Jul 2012

Retail Corner

New Angle for Triangle Square Newport Beach-based Greenlaw Partners has begun a $25 million upgrade and rebranding of its Triangle Square property in Costa Mesa, the OC Business Journal reported....

Newport Gamer’s Big Score

So how do you get more than 28,000 people invest $1.4 million in your business project? You might want to ask Newport Beach video game developer Brian Fargo.  That’s what just happened to him...

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Officials Update Fire Plan at Newport, Balboa Piers

    Fighting a fire at the end of either Newport or Balboa Piers will present a number of challenges, officials said this week. Following the May 20 Seal Beach pier blaze, Newport Beach...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016

Charity Spotlight: Komen Race for the Cure Celebrates 25 Years

The number 25 looms large for a noted nonprofit organization this year. In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Susan G. Komen Orange County Race for the Cure, the nonprofit has announced...

On Faith: St. Mark Welcomes Jewish Collaborative

St. Mark Presbyterian Church is serving as a host campus to the newly formed, non-profit Jewish Collaborative of Orange County. The Shabbat morning Collaborative services will initially meet...



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Celtic Chanteuse Loreena McKennitt Brings Tour to Segerstrom Center March 13

Loreena McKennitt is a busy woman. Besides being the face of today’s Celtic music, an authority on Celtic history, one of the most successful independent musicians of all time, owner of her own record label, Honorary Colonel of the Royal Canadian Air Force, and the founder of the...

Artscapes: “Wicked” Star Kristin Chenoweth Brings Solo Concert to Segerstrom Hall March 12

The Broadway touring production of the hit musical “Wicked” ends its run at Segerstrom Center on March 6, but another equally wicked event comes to Segerstrom Hall next weekend. Tony Award and Emmy-winning musical actress Kristin Chenoweth comes to town for a solo concert on...

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Off the Menu: Sustainable Seafood at Bluewater Grill, Viva La Vida Cantina

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy  Sustainable seafood is a familiar phrase at Bluewater Grill, which is featuring a Sustainable Seafood Feast throughout September that...

Off the Menu: Pizza Nova Offers an Explosion of Flavors

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy Catherine loves pizza (“I could eat it every day—and often do,” she said), so when she heard that Pizza Nova was going into the space on...

Off the Menu: Fresh Pizza, Culinary Bowling, Summer Cocktails

By Christopher Trela & Catherine Del Casale | NB Indy FRESH BROTHERS Newport Beach loves pizza. A handful of restaurants specializing in pizza have opened in the city over the last couple of...

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Boating Season Commences

Last Friday we ventured out of the harbor for a sea trial following a two week period of “Sundance” visiting Balboa Boatyard. The last several years I’ve been very impressed with Pat Werner who now owns the shipyard and manages the yard. It’s been a smooth transition from the...

Boating and Fishing Results

Last weekend had a few noteworthy boating events. Friday was the start of the Newport to Ensenada Sailboat Race. The sun was shining early and we already had a light wind at the end of the Balboa Pier at nine o’clock in the morning. Our Indy staff meeting was held at Ruby’s at...

Mailbag: Stop Polluting Our Newport (SPON) Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Our Mayor, Rush Hill, has declared 2014 a year of celebration for the City of Newport Beach. It’s a year of celebration for SPON (Stop Polluting Our Newport) as well. We are celebrating our 40th anniversary and our Top 40 achievements over those years. In 1974, trash washed down...

Lynn’s Spin: Wild Thing III Sails to Victory

As the saying goes “it takes a village to raise a child” and if you talk to Skipper Rhonda Hill-Tolar, owner of Wild Thing III, she’ll tell you it takes a crew to bring home not one, but three trophies from the recent Newport to Ensenada International Yacht Race. “We had a great...
Posted On 11 May 2014

Don’t Quit: The Joe Roth Story

They came by the dozens to see this movie at the Newport Beach Film Festival. The audience included many of the great names in Berkeley football history from the 1970s.Players, coaches, media announcers, family and friends filled every seat at the Regency Lido Theatre on Sunday...

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