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  CRIME LOG   9/24/10 18:25 400 block of Santa Ana Ave., residential burglary, $3,500. 9/24/10 17:00 4600 block of MacArthur Ct., grand theft from vehicle, $2,000. 9/24/10 16:48 22nd Street and W. Oceanfront, on the beach, grand theft,...

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  CRIME LOG 9/13/10 12:00 1500 block of Santiago Dr., counterfeit checks, $950.80. 9/13/10 14:53 A Street and Oceanfront, on the beach, grand theft, $651.41. 9/14/10 08:08 1400 Newport Center Dr., vehicle burglary, $100 stolen and $300...

May I Ask You to Read This, Please?

  As I bounced around Newport this week running errands, surfing this little swell that’s here, and driving down our city streets, I couldn’t think about anything but manners. I thought about the people that have great manners, but even...




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Segerstrom Center Guilds Raise $200K at Gala

The Westin South Coast Plaza was the scene of the annual Guilds of Segerstrom Center for the Arts Fashion Gala, which raised $200,000 in support of the Center’s world-class artistic programs and education outreach. The evening began with a VIP champagne reception on the first floor and an...
Posted On 21 Apr 2011

37-Year Fire Veteran Retires

As the Newport Beach Fire Department celebrates its 100-year anniversary, fire engineer James “Jimmy” Philbin closes his career of 37 years at the department. Philbin, 61, retired April 7 after spending his entire career at NBFD as both a fireman and fire engineer. “It’s been 37 years of fun,”...
Posted On 18 Apr 2011

So This Lady Walks Into a Bar …

Whoever says bartending is easy is nuts. I can say this with relative conviction after giving it a whirl on Sunday when my hubby, Ed, and I took our shift behind the bar at A restaurant during an entertaining fundraiser in support of Serving People in Need (SPIN). Along with fellow first-shift...
Posted On 15 Apr 2011

Stepping Out

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Richard Stevens, 80, Developer Co-Owned Bay Club

  By Sara Hall | NB Indy   Richard S. Stevens, a well known Newport Beach businessman and former co-owner of the Balboa Bay Club, died in his sleep on Oct. 14 at his home. He was 80. Stevens was co-owner and president of the club in the 1960s and 1970s. He also served...

Going Back in Time to Raise $223K for Crystal Cove

    More than 400 guests, clad in flapper dresses and pinstripe suits, turned out for Crystal Cove Alliance’s Prohibition-themed 8th Annual Beach Gala, which netted $223,000, a nearly 30 percent increase from last year, to help fund CCA’s mission of restoration,...

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