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Crime Log:   11/5/10 16:00, Grand Theft, 917 E. Balboa Blvd., $2133 stolen $458 recovered 11/6/10 08:32, Vandalism (Graffiti), W. Coast Hwy/Superior/Parking Lot 11/6/10 09:33, Residential Burglary, 1828 Leeward Lane, $2800 stolen 11/6/10...

Riding a Wave

  By Sherri Cruz Orange County Business Journal   It’s called a casterboard. It looks like a skateboard except it has two caster wheels that provide a ride that’s more like surfing. A South Korean inventor came up with the Wave...

‘The Toffee Lady’ Has a Sweet Business

By Jill Fales | NB Indy   Newport Beach is now an even sweeter place to live, thanks to Betsy Thagard, Newport Beach mom turned entrepreneur, and her handmade toffee. After making toffee for friends and family for years, it was those same...




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Students Give a Voice to Animals

Most people only hear the barks, squeaks and squawks of animals, one local high school group is trying to listen a little harder. Several Newport Harbor High School students want to speak out for pet and farm animals. “We promote awareness about the treatment of animals,” said Newport Harbor...
Posted On 20 May 2011

NBPD Cadet Goes from Supporter to Survivor

A local police cadet has gone from a Relay for Life supporter to cancer survivor this year, and now has a new viewpoint and a closer connection to the anti-cancer cause. Longtime Relay for Life supporter and Newport Beach Police Department cadet Justin “J.J.” Edson, 21, completed his final day...
Posted On 20 May 2011

Relay for Life Marks 10 Years in Newport

On a sunny Friday in 2007, I drove up the coast to Ventura Harbor for a relaxing weekend with my dad and his wife, Virginia, on their boat. After I stowed my bag on board, we decided it was the perfect day for a leisurely drive to the local Farmer’s Market. But on the way, my dad’s cell phone...
Posted On 19 May 2011

Stepping Out

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Thanksgiving Feasts in Newport Beach

  By Christopher Trela and Stasta Surdyke   Get out of the kitchen this Thanksgiving and let one of these top local Newport Beach restaurants take care of your holiday feast.   BALBOA BAY CLUB Balboa Bay Club has two restaurants offering excellent Thanksgiving...

The Literary Traveling Family

  When planning your family’s next vacation, keep in mind that even the most unexpected places can become a literary destination. Whether you visit a real place that inspired a story, pay homage to your favorite characters, or learn more about an author’s life, books can be...

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