Challenge a Marine

Next Saturday, the hopeful civilians will be able to challenge the few and the proud Marines to a beach obstacle course. Participants will crawl, climb and jump their way through either a 5k or 2k course at the beach at Balboa Pier during the 2nd Annual Newport Beach 1st...
Posted On 12 Jan 2012

Avante-Garde New Year’s Party at AnQi

More than 350 guests packed AnQi by Crustacean at South Coast Plaza, and celebrated the beginning of 2012 with Terri Nunn and Berlin live on stage, and other New Year’s Eve festivities including an avant-garde food bazaar and Q du Soleil. AnQi donated 15 percent of net ticket...


Meeting Set on Teen Rx Drug Abuse

  Newport Beach Public Library Teen Services, in collaboration with the Newport Beach Police Department and Community Service Programs – Project PATH, will host “Good Meds, Bad Behavior:  A Community Briefing to Prevent Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse” on Oct....

Putting the Arts on Your Plate

  By Lynn Selich | Society Editor   A few months ago, Gov. Schwartzenegger appointed my cousin Terry Lenihan, who is associate professor in charge of directing the art education program at Loyola Marymount University, to the California Arts Council.  Ever since then,...


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Charity Spotlight: Hornet’s Nest Screening Benefits Working Wardrobes and VetNet

Lido Live recently hosted a documentary movie called “The Hornet’s Nest” about a father and son news team reconnecting in war-torn Afghanistan. This movie brought together Working Wardrobes, a nonprofit that most associate with abused women, a Veteran’s organization called...
Posted On 11 May 2015

2015 Newport Beach Film Festival Red Carpet Photos

More than 50,000 people descended on Newport Beach April 23 – 30 for the 16th annual Newport Beach Film Festival. Many of the stars and directors of 400 films screening at the festival walked the opening night red carpet and attended screenings during the week.  All Photos by...


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On Faith: MOPS Reunion Rekindles Friendships

“We’re all here because MOPS was there for us when we needed it,” Kathy Curtis said as she welcomed the women to her house recently for a Mariners MOPS Alumni reunion.  “MOPS impacted our marriages, our children, our friendships, really, our entire lives.  We’re so excited to...

Mission to Deliver Free Wheelchairs

“It was getting dark outside, but we weren’t done, so we actually finished assembling a wheelchair at night with candles and a flashlight,” said Meryl Resnick about the recent trip she and her husband Barry took to Lesotho in Southern Africa with Free Wheelchair Mission to...

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