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Carlson Commemorated with Lifeguard Headquarters

The Newport pier area was awash with people as local television cameras lined up and drones hovered overhead to capture the dedication for the Benjamin M Carlson Lifeguard Headquarters. The iconic structure adjacent to the pier now bears the name of the Newport Beach lifeguard who lost his life in the line of duty last July saving a swimmer in turbulent waters. Chris and Teri Carlson, Ben’s...

DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Planned This Friday

The Newport Beach Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday, March 13, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug involved crashes. Research shows that crashes...



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Restaurant Biz Campaign Serves Success

The Summer Marketing Campaign for Dine Newport Beach (DineNB.com) is on its way to achieving its goals, according to a presentation at the Newport Beach Restaurant Association’s Board of Directors meeting last month. Dine Newport Beach is a...

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News from around Newport Beach.   CA Supreme Court to Review Banning Ranch Project On Aug. 19, the California Supreme Court agreed to review the Banning Ranch project. California’s 4th District Court of Appeal recently decided to uphold the...

Leaf Blower Suspects Questioned

Police are interviewing four suspects related to a leaf blower disturbance at a Newport Beach theater. The group is suspected to involved with an incident over the weekend at Edwards Big Newport 6 movie theater where a group of people entered a...
Posted On 14 Aug 2015

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Local Focus: Hoag Doctor’s Sports Radio Show Hits a Home Run

Here’s a question that even a first year medical student might not be able to answer: What organ of the body gets stronger the more you use it? The answer is bone, according to Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Alan Beyer, Executive Medical Director of the Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Newport Beach, and...

Benefit: Life’s a Beach as Pacific Symphony Gala Raises Record $1.6 Million

Orange County was a different place in 1990. The population was 2.4 million, the county’s various arts organizations were still considered in their infancy, and a young conductor named Carl St.Clair was hired by the Pacific Symphony to be its new conductor and music director. Flash forward 25...

Charity Spotlight: Angels Baseball Legends Hit a Home Run for Literacy

As a collaborative effort to promote literacy, Newport Beach-based The Literacy Project teamed up with Angels Baseball and Angels Alumni Association to host 100 second grade students at the second annual “Readers in the Outfield” event held in May at the Diamond Club in Angel Stadium. Over...



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Under Cover: Time to Vote for Children’s Choice Book Awards

Calling all readers—the polls are now open for the 2015 Children’s Choice Book Awards. Coinciding with Children’s Book Week each year, the Children’s Choice Awards allow young readers to vote for the books they enjoyed, and honor the authors that most spoke to them. Votes are...

Center Stage: Newport Dancers Pirouette in Plum Roles

Spring fever and youthful enthusiasms go together like, well, ballerinas and pointe shoes, especially for two passionate Newport dancers who can’t resist juggling demanding school schedules with studio rehearsal time in the pursuit of an art form that brings them the joyful...

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Say Cheese!

Something cheesy is going on in Corona del Mar, but that’s a good thing for those who love fromage. Vin Goat opened its specialty cheese shop on Coast Highway just two months ago, but it’s...

Wonderfully Sweet Treats

For all our readers with a penchant for cupcakes, cake pops, cookies, cakes, and a weakness for all things wonderlicious, news of the latest sweet treat on the street is out: Wonderland Bakery is...

Going Greek

It’s Greek to me. That was my first thought when Stasha and I decided to go to dinner prior to attending the opening night performance of the hit musical Mamma Mia at Segerstrom Center for the...

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Is it Time for a New Concept Here?

We get awfully jaded out here in Southern California with our sailing and racing.  If the weather isn’t perfect this weekend, well, it’s just too easy to assume that next weekend will be better. By contrast, sailors in the Midwest and on the East Coast are typically hanging up...

Tales of the Whales

Ahoy! I am amazed with the recent numerous sightings off our coast of Orcinus orca, better known as Shamu, especially by the youngsters. The sheer number in the pods of the killer whales that have ventured this far south is astounding for those who have never seen orcas play and...

Another Potpourri of Thoughts

• The LA Lakers brass, players and fans are puzzled by the team’s poor start. They fired their head coach Mike Brown after 5 games, played a few games without a head coach, and at press time have an unimpressive 3 and 3 record with their latest head coach. Their best games were...

Up Close with Mayor Nancy Gardner

Mayor Nancy Gardner took time out of her very busy schedule in October to do an early interview with me so I could have this column ready for the changing of the guard in December. As most of you know, we do not elect our city’s mayor. They are chosen annually by their council...

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