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Steve Rosansky Marks 10 Years as President and CEO of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce with Record Memberships and Robust Events

The Christmas Boat Parade. Mayor’s Reception. Police Appreciation Breakfast. Wake Up! Newport. Economic Forecast. Inspire Women in Business. Navigate Young Professionals. Sandcastle Contest. Ribbon Cuttings. Those are just a few of the events and seminars hosted by the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce. “We are the most active Chamber of Commerce...

Newport Beach Police Aid Costa Mesa Police in Arrest That Nets 30,000 Fentanyl Pills

On Wednesday evening, January 25, a Costa Mesa police officer attempted to stop a vehicle for a vehicle code violation, but the driver refused to yield and subsequently led officers on a slow-speed pursuit through the east side of Costa Mesa. According to the Costa Mesa Police, during the pursuit...

Newport Beach City Council Holds Special Planning Session Saturday, Jan. 28

The Newport Beach City Council has called for a special meeting on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 9 a.m. that will serve as a Planning Session to discuss current and upcoming city business and projects. The meeting will be held on the Council Chambers at 100 Civic Center Dr. The City Council...

On the Agenda for the Newport Beach City Council Meeting on January 24

By Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager Our next City Council meeting is Tuesday, January 24. Items of interest are highlighted below. The entire agenda and reports can be viewed here: https://www.newportbeachca.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/71676/72. A study session will begin at 4 p.m.: City staff will present an overview of an inclusionary housing ordinance,...

NB Police Department Updates: Mobile Café, Secret Santa

On Saturday, Feb. 4, 2023, from 9 to 11 a.m., the Newport Beach Police Department will host the next NBPD Mobile Café, allowing community members to come together in an informal space to discuss community issues and build relationships. The majority of contacts law enforcement has with the public happen...

Visit Newport Beach Unveils Winter Leisure Campaign Designed to Lure Travelers from the Slopes to the Sea

“Choose tan lines over lift lines.” That’s one of the catch phrases being used by Visit Newport Beach in its new Winter Leisure Campaign designed to lure visitors to our idyllic seaside destination instead of the crowded ski resorts. The new campaign that debuted this month is dubbed “Stay at Sea...

On the Agenda for the Newport Beach City Council Meeting on January 10, 2023

By Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager Our next City Council meeting is Tuesday, January 10. Items of interest are highlighted below. The entire agenda and reports can be viewed here: https://www.newportbeachca.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/68682/72. The study session will begin at 4 p.m. The regular meeting will begin at 5 p.m. Agenda items include: A...

Visit Newport Beach Kicks-Off Superbowl Tourism Campaign for Arizona Residents

Visit Newport Beach – the city’s visitor’s bureau – has always been creative when it comes to tapping into new tourism markets. Several years ago, Visit Newport Beach had a large truck with glass walls roam London. Inside the truck was a beach scene complete with lounge chairs and a...

New City Council Members Sworn In, New Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem Take Office

The Newport Beach City Council has a new look heading into 2023, with a new Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem plus four new City Council Members sworn into office. At the Newport Beach City Council meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 13, the consent calendar was light on city business but the...

Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce Hosts Mayor’s Reception, Chamber Awards

The Newport Beach City Council meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 13 was all business, but the Mayor’s reception at the Back Bay Bistro that followed the council meeting was a jovial affair attended by the new city council members as well as numerous city dignitaries and business owners. The event was...