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City Celebrates Sculpture Exhibition

The final elements of the Newport Beach Civic Center and Park were unveiled on Saturday when Mayor Ed Selich dedicated the final phase of the Sculpture in Civic Center Park Exhibition during a ceremony in the Civic Center’s community room. “Today is the culmination of a 10 year...

OC Supervisor Discusses JWA, ‘Metroplex’

John Wayne Airport and the proposed “Metroplex” were the main topics at this week’s Speak Up Newport meeting featured Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel as the guest speaker. Nearly 150 people crowded into the Community Room at the Civic Center Wednesday night to learn...
Posted On 11 Sep 2015

Poppy Ave Trees to be Axed

Poppy Avenue in Corona del Mar will soon be a little sunnier. The large eucalyptus trees that provide shade and create a canopy over the street are scheduled for removal. Although it wasn’t on the agenda, Newport Beach City Council members and residents discussed the issue on...
Posted On 11 Sep 2015

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Shark Bite Swimmer ID’d, Officials Discuss Details

People are learning more about the woman, the shark, and the attack, regarding an incident in Newport Beach waters last weekend. The woman, Maria Korcsmaros, 52, professional fitness instructor and personal trainer from Corona, was “remarkably calm” after being bitten by what was...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016

Boy Killed by Trash Truck ID’d, Remembered, Memorial Planned

  A makeshift memorial has been created at the site of the accident where a young boy was struck and killed by a trash truck last week. Brock McCann, 8, a third grader from Newport Heights Elementary School, was identified Friday by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department...
Posted On 03 Jun 2016

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Ruby’s Diner Celebrates 30 Years

Restaurant concepts come and go, but one that started in Newport Beach 30 years ago is still going strong: Ruby’s Diner. In 1980, Doug Cavanaugh – who had recently returned to Newport Beach after successfully restoring and running a restaurant on Nantucket Island off...

Affluent Goods in Newport Coast

Designer apparel and accessories are the norm in Newport Beach, so it’s no surprise to see shops stocking such well-known brands as Cartier, Chanel, Christian Dior, Christian Louboutin, Fendi, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Prada, and Yves Saint Laurent. What’s surprising is to find them...

Building Pizzas and Relationships

It’s been almost 10 years since a local restaurant began dishing out first class pizza and first rate customer service in Newport Coast. It’s fresh, high quality food and personal care that has kept the customers coming back over the years, said Newport Coast First Class Pizza...
Posted On 29 Oct 2012


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