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Newport Beach City Manager Update: Junior Lifeguard Building, Summer Reading Program

By Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager You are invited to join us on Wednesday, June 12 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a special grand opening celebration and open house for the new Junior Lifeguard Building near the Balboa Pier at 901 E. Ocean Front. After a short ribbon-cutting ceremony...

On the Agenda: June 11 City Council Meeting

By Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager The next City Council meeting is Tuesday, June 11. Items of interest are highlighted below. The entire agenda and reports can be viewed here: https://newportbeachca.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/73671/72. The regular meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Agenda items include: A $218,000 contract with Dudek, Inc. for consulting...

American Legion Post 291 in Newport Beach Celebrates 100th Birthday on July 4

It will be quite the celebration! Come July 4 there will be a new centenarian in town: Post 291 of the American Legion. In its 100-year existence, the 8,000-member, Balboa Peninsula-based Legion has grown from an energetic, proud and patriotic group of 30 WWI veterans to its current membership of more...

Thousands Attend Annual Balboa Island Parade June 2

Several thousand spectators lined the streets of Marine Avenue on Balboa Island Sunday, June 2 to watch the annual Balboa Island Parade. This year’s theme was “Balboa Island in Paradise – A Tribute to Jimmy Buffett.” As in past years, the parade was filled with children on bikes, island dogs, decorated...

Residential Burglaries in Colony Community and Villas Fashion Island Community

A residential burglary recently occurred in The Colony Community between approximately May 6 and May 21. While the victims were away, an unknown suspect removed a window screen to get into the unit. Inside, the suspect rummaged through the nightstand and ransacked the closet in the master bedroom before fleeing...

Applications Now Being Accepted for Annual Art in the Park

The Newport Beach Arts Foundation has announced that applications are open for artists and artisans to apply for the 2024 Art in the Park to be held on Saturday, September 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Newport Beach Civic Center on the Green. The 19th annual Art...

Newport Beach City Manager Update: NBPD Crime Prevention Upgrades, Free Balboa Trolley

By Grace Leung, Newport Beach City Manager A series of recommendations to improve the Newport Beach Police Department’s crime prevention and investigation techniques through upgrades in technology will move forward, following a presentation to the Newport Beach City Council. At a City Council study session on Tuesday, May 28, Newport Beach...

Speak Up Newport Hosts June 8 Meeting with OC Registrar of Voters

Is your vote safe? That’s what Speak Up Newport wats to know, so they have invited Bob Page from the Orange County Registrar of Voters to their Monday, June 8 meeting to discuss the county’s comprehensive plans to safeguard elections and provide transparency. In recent years changes to the voting process,...

OC Fair Hiring 750 Seasonal Employees to Work at the Fair July 19 – Aug. 18

OC Fair & Event Center needs employees who are looking for terrific summer jobs and a fun way to earn some income. The theme of this year's Fair is "Always a Good Time!" About 750 seasonal employees are needed for the 2024 OC Fair. Job postings are available at www.ocfair.com/jobs...

Balboa Peninsula Trolley to Resume Operations Memorial Day Weekend Through Labor Day

The Balboa Peninsula Trolley will resume operations on Memorial Day weekend, with free service continuing throughout the summer on weekends and holidays. Beginning on Saturday, May 25, the trolley service will be available from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Memorial Day (May 27),...