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Officials Update Fire Plan at Newport, Balboa Piers

    Fighting a fire at the end of either Newport or Balboa Piers¬†will present a number of challenges, officials said this week. Following the May 20 Seal Beach pier blaze, Newport Beach Fire Department officials evaluated the potential and plan of action for both local...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016

Former Harbormaster Harry Gage Dies

Former Orange County Harbormaster Captain Harry Gage died Saturday at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo. He was 74.  He was a longtime fixture in Newport Beach and around the harbor. Gage, a Capistrano Beach resident, was a well-loved member of the Newport Beach community and...

Planning Commission Postpones Decision on 150 Newport Center

By Katie Malin | NB Indy The Newport Beach Planning Commission voted unanimously last week to move talks regarding the proposed condominium building construction on 150 Newport Center Drive to their next meeting on August 18. The 6-0 vote was made with the intention that more...

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Local, State Leader and Politician Marian Bergeson Dies

  Marian Bergeson, longtime Newport Beach resident, community leader and former state politician, died Wednesday. She was 90. Bergeson, who was the first woman to serve in both the California state Assembly and Senate, died early Wednesday morning at Hoag Hospital due to...
Posted On 06 Jul 2016

Have a Fun-Filled Fourth of July in Newport Beach

The Fourth of July is a time to fire up the barbecue, have a beach party, and enjoy a community fireworks show. In fact, the City of Newport Beach stresses community on July 4. A host of community-oriented events take place throughout the city on the Fourth of July, from a bike...

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Small Business Saturday

Tomorrow, Newport Beach residents will have a chance to support small businesses in their community, by starting their Christmas shopping on Small Business Saturday. According to the Small Business Administration, a small business is generally one with fewer than 500 employees...
Posted On 25 Nov 2011

Government Turns Economy Around By Legislation Alone!

OK, snap back to reality – the headline above has no basis in fact. As a matter of fact, President Obama – along with all the other candidates – have it all wrong. There is no question that the Economy and Job Creation (capital letters since these are getting to...
Posted On 30 Sep 2011


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