Spirit Run Returns, Benefits Local Youth

The 37th Annual Spirit Run for runners and walkers — and their canine friends — of all ages and fitness levels is scheduled for...

NHHS Sailors Lose Water Polo Semifinal to Laguna

A tough match this week for the Newport Harbor High School girls’ water polo team ended their run to the championship. The Sailors played Laguna...


Balboa Island Museum Receives Grant from Exchange Club of Newport Harbor

The Balboa Island Museum of Newport Beach has received a $10,000 grant from the Exchange Club of Newport Harbor. George Lesley, President of the Exchange...

Sherman Library & Gardens Seeks High School Interns for Summer 2021

Are you a high school student looking for a summer internship? Do you love horticulture and botany? Are you energetic and inquisitive? If you answered...


Op/Ed: Fear of Flying in the Age of COVID

By Gary Sherwin, President and CEO of Newport Beach & Co. After having to cancel her wedding twice due to Covid19, my oldest daughter is...

On Faith

On Faith: Hope is Here quote-to-go

Today’s weekly Hope is Here quote-to-go, courtesy of On Faith writer Cindy Christeson: “Tomb, thous shalt not hold Him longer; Death is strong, but Life is...

Local Focus

NBPD Chief Jon Lewis Signs On to Letter Condemning Anti-Asian Hate...

Newport Beach Police Chief Jon T. Lewis has added his name to a letter from more than two dozen other law enforcement officials and...

Take the Mayor’s Challenge Pledge for Water Conservation in Newport Beach

Join Newport Beach Mayor Brad Avery and the Wyland Foundation in reducing water consumption and energy usage, and in the process help Newport Beach...

Mayor's Message

Mayor’s Message: Eternally Grateful

By Outgoing Newport Beach Mayor Will O’Neill Of the 34 cities in Orange County, only a handful directly elect their Mayor.  Here in Newport Beach,...

Mayor’s Message: Thankful for Resilience

By Newport Beach Mayor Will O’Neill Thanksgiving is a holiday that finds thanks in all times – easy and difficult. And we most certainly have...

Mayor’s Message: Help Our Local Community Locally

By Will O’Neill, Newport Beach Mayor Shop local, support local, stay local. These aren’t just slogans, they are community. They are a way for us to...

Summer Fun

Orange County Fair Offers ‘Acres of Fun’

Ready for a summer of fun? How about “Acres of Fun.” That’s the theme of this year’s Orange County Fair that runs July 12...

Segerstrom Center Offers Free Summer Programs on Argyros Plaza

Segerstrom Center for the Arts celebrates summer with free outdoor performances and events on the Julianne and George Argyros Plaza. Movie Mondays are upon...

Newport Dunes Announces Summer Events Calendar

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and Back Bay Bistro have announced their summer entertainment schedule featuring waterfront events and live performances from June through September. Enjoy...

Weekend Rewind

Weekend Rewind – Fourth of July Photo Essay

Newport Beach Indy photographer Lawrence Sherwin was out and about on the fourth of July weekend and captured these photos from throughout the city.

Warm Weather Brings Beachgoers to Newport Beach

Summer-like weather this weekend brought thousands of people to Newport Beach--mainly to bask on the sand or frolic in the water. Newport Beach Independent...

Airshow Delivers Excitement in the Sky

Newport Beach residents heard and saw aerial maneuvers from a variety of performers as the 4th annual Great Pacific Airshow took to the sky...