NEWPORT BEACH — A 50-year-old man pleaded guilty Monday to giving marijuana to a teenage boy and child annoyance and was immediately sentenced to 108 days in jail, or roughly time he has already served since his May 4 arrest.As part of the plea deal, multiple other misdemeanor counts of As part of the plea […]
Like the quaint character of Balboa in Newport Beach? But parking’s a drag, right? Especially on weekends and holidays. Well, check out the new, free Balboa Peninsula Trolley, that runs Saturdays and Sundays until Sept. 3, and also on July 4, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. I don’t know if it’s a jolly trolley, […]
Newport Beach’s Tanner Foust is in the lead of the Global Rallycross Championship after earning a win and a second-place result in a doubleheader in Ottawa, Canada, June 17-18. “I’m so happy for the team. What a great way to finish a very long weekend in Canada!” said Foust. “I think the Beetles are the […]
NEWPORT BEACH City officials are hoping a free weekend trolley system on the Balboa Peninsula will relieve the parking ills and traffic congestion that have plagued businesses and residents in the area for decades. Beginning Saturday, June 17, four trolleys will make 18 stops across the Peninsula during weekends and July 4 through Labor Day as […]
Despite sky-high prices, homebuying in Newport Beach in 2017’s first three months outpaced a countywide sales advance. How did the local residential real estate market start the year? Using CoreLogic data, we compared homebuying patterns from January to March from this year and 2016. Here’s 12 things we learned: 1. Sales in Newport Beach rose […]
Before the Hamptons, before Malibu, Newport was the Northeast's top summer escape.
Baseball player-turned-television analyst Jim Edmonds and his wife, “Real Housewives of Orange County” personality Meghan King Edmonds, have sold their home in Newport Beach for $2.998 million. Found in the Newport Heights area, the remodeled two-story originally hit the market last year for $3.4...
The 5-bedroom house was on the market last summer at nearly $3.4 million.
NEWPORT BEACH – The Newport Beach City Council unanimously adopted a $306.9 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year during its Tuesday, June 13 meeting, with plans to pay more toward the city’s costly pension debt. The general fund portion of the 2017-18 budget – which begins July 1 – will total $225.6 million, of which […]
NEWPORT BEACH – A small brush fire moving up the hillside of dry vegetation on the west side of San Miguel Drive was put out by fire authorities before it threatened any homes, officials said. The Newport Beach Fire Department was dispatched to the scene at San Miguel Drive and Pacific View Drive at 5:09 […]
The Bond King is sending the U.S. economy to his cardiologist.
NEWPORT BEACH Over 130 daring souls will secure themselves into a harness and rappel 16 stories off the side of a Fashion Island office building on Thursday, June 15 to draw attention to addiction. The event — the third in Orange County — is organized by Shatterproof, a nonprofit that has enlisted volunteers to rappel off […]
Lissa Schairer says she’d rather be white in America because “it’s easier.” The Newport Beach resident’s sister, who lives in Maryland, adopted two children from Haiti. Schairer says her black niece, a teenager, was recently detained by a police officer on a sidewalk as she was waiting for her mother to pick her up from […]
NEWPORT BEACH – A vehicle struck a pedestrian on West Coast Highway in Newport Beach Sunday afternoon, June 11, sending both the driver and the pedestrian to the hospital. Newport Beach Police Department received a call on a single-vehicle hitting a pedestrian near Cappy’s Café at 5930 West Coast Highway, shortly after 4:48 p.m., according […]
NGKF Capital Markets in Newport Beach has completed the sale of 200 Center, a 191,556-square-foot, high-rise office building in downtown Anaheim for $58.9 million. The building is occupied entirely by St. Joseph Health System, which has a long-term lease with 10 years remaining. Kevin Shannon, NGKF Capital Markets’ president of West Coast Capital Markets, senior […]
Your ultimate guide to planning the best summer road trip June 7, 2017, 11:08 a.m. Think of 10 people you know. This year, eight of them will take a road trip, that staple of the American vacation. That's what research from the Auto Club of Southern California tells us. And that's what those columns...
NEWPORT BEACH – Golf is one of those rare sports in which a businessman or a junior from UNLV can step up to the tee and show the professionals how it’s done. Five of the six players who advanced to the U.S. Open out of Monday’s 36-hole sectional qualifying tournament in Newport Beach all have […]
NEWPORT BEACH — A 30-foot-long boat crashed onto the beach Sunday night but did not cause any injuries to the four people onboard, sheriff’s Sgt. John Hollenbeck said on Monday. Three adults and one child were on their way back from Catalina Island when the electronics on the boat failed. The boat hit shore between 11th […]
SEAL BEACH – The kids are more than alright. They’re scary good and rapidly establishing themselves as the future of the CIF Southern Section tennis landscape. Woodbridge sophomore Stefan Dostanic and Newport Harbor freshman Max McKennon both went 2-0 on Friday afternoon, punching their tickets to Saturday’s CIF-SS Individual Championship semifinals at the Seal Beach […]
NEWPORT BEACH The ocean can be a place that provides memorable adventures. But after spending a lifetime sailing and surfing — and then losing a son who was a longtime lifeguard and experienced waterman — Chris Carlson knows the ocean can be a dangerous and unforgiving place. Carlson’s message, delivered Thursday morning to a group […]