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Newport Man at Center of Admissions Scandal Pleads Guilty

Authorities revealed a wide-reaching college admissions cheating scheme this week that included millions paid in bribes, as well as falsified exam scores, achievements, and athletic accomplishments, and a Newport Beach college prep business is at the center of it all. Authorities...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019

Lively Forum on Traffic Safety in Newport Heights

A lively discussion about traffic safety had residents split about potential street improvements at a forum this week. About 80 people packed into Newport Theatre Arts Center on Cliff Drive Wednesday night for the town hall. The discussion focused on streets in the Newport...
Posted On 08 Mar 2019

Heated Discussion on General Aviation Program EIR

Possible changes to John Wayne Airport were discussed at a Newport Beach Aviation Committee meeting this week, raising a number of concerns from residents. About 50 people crowded into the community room at the Civic Center on Monday for the meeting. The hot topic of the meeting...
Posted On 08 Mar 2019

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Community Discuss Newport Island Park Renovations

More than a dozen residents attended a community meeting Wednesday about proposed renovation of Newport Island Park. It’s a great turnout, Assistant City Engineer Mike Sinacori noted. It shows how much locals care about this park and the community, he added. “They said their...
Posted On 15 Mar 2019

Lively Forum on Traffic Safety in Newport Heights

A lively discussion about traffic safety had residents split about potential street improvements at a forum this week. About 80 people packed into Newport Theatre Arts Center on Cliff Drive Wednesday night for the town hall. The discussion focused on streets in the Newport...
Posted On 08 Mar 2019

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Biz Buzz: Hoag Wins Award, Hosts Gaming Addiction Seminar

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian has been named as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care and Obstetrics by the 2019 Women’s Choice Award. This is the sixth consecutive year (2014 – 2019) that Hoag has received awards in these categories. “It’s an honor to...

Biz Buzz: Gondola Adventures Cruises to New Berth in Newport Harbor

After 25 years at their current location, Gondola Adventures is cruising to a new dock. The new home for the fleet of 15 gondolas is near the corner of Bayside Drive and East Coast Highway, just under the East Coast Highway bridge at 200 Bayside Drive. With the new location comes...

Biz Buzz: Pelican Hill Celebrates 10 Years of Excellence

Some 15 years ago, I attended events at the old Pelican Hill Country Club, which as I recall had a small but charming patio with a water fountain, and a nondescript ballroom that held maybe 250 guests for dinner. Imagine my surprise the first time I visited the new Resort at...

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Waterspout Spotted Off Newport Beach

A waterspout was spotted off the coast of Corona del Mar today, drawing onlookers on shore and water. Newport Beach Lifeguard Battalion Chief Jim Turner said lifeguard dispatch and lifeguard patrol units spotted the funnels dropping out of a large cloud bank several miles off of...
Posted On 12 Oct 2012

Carl St.Clair on Andre Watts, Brahms and Two Strausses

The Pacific Symphony will open its 34th Classical Season next week, with concerts featuring pianist Andre Watts performing Brahm’s 2nd Piano Concerto. Also on the program will be Johann Strauss II’s Overture to “Die Fledermaus” and Richard Strauss’...

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