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  • The Crowd: SCR kicks off Orange Coast social season

    The Crowd: SCR kicks off Orange Coast social season
    On Aug. 8, a celebration unfolded that marked the 49th anniversary of a most respected local cultural force. South Coast Repertory held its 34th annual gala celebrating exemplary theater for local audiences, often attracting national acclaim. Not to be...
  • Q&A with Mr. Irrelevant

    Q&A with Mr. Irrelevant
    Spoiled is how Chandler Harnish said he's felt during his first visit to California. Newport Beach tends to treat the last player selected in the NFL Draft every year like a No. 1 pick. This year, it's Harnish's turn to enjoy being Mr. Irrelevant....
  • Killed cyclist remembered as 'persistent and gentle'

    Killed cyclist remembered as 'persistent and gentle'
    Friends and colleagues of a Corona del Mar cyclist killed Friday morning described her as social, energetic and passionate about her work in helping people lose weight through personalized health programs. "I loved how she was persistent and gentle,"...
  • Sunset Jazz lands in Newport

    Sunset Jazz lands in Newport
    The award-winning trombonist Wycliffe Gordon will headline Wednesday night's Sunset Jazz show in Newport Beach with a concert paying tribute to Louis Armstrong. The third season of the 11-show summertime jazz series at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel...
  • Olympians come back to home gym

    Olympians come back to home gym
    If Olympic beach volleyball players April Ross and Jennifer Kessy seemed right at home Wednesday afternoon as they signed autographs and posed for pictures at CdM Fitness, it's because they were. The pair have trained at the gym on East Coast Highway for...
  • The Crowd: Gala raises more than a half-million in fight against cystic fibrosis

    The Crowd: Gala raises more than a half-million in fight against cystic fibrosis
    The 29th annual gala produced by the Cystic Fibrosis Guild welcomed nearly 500 guests to the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa for a summer soirée. It netted an impressive $535,000 benefiting Cystic Fibrosis research and care. Gala chairs Dan and...
  • The Crowd: O.C. benefits galore

    The Crowd: O.C. benefits galore
    The Pacific Coast Wine Festival will unfold at Newport Beach's Island Hotel on March 3. It is the fifth event in the world of wine benefiting the Costa Mesa-based Pacific Symphony. Advanced sommelier Jim Houston, from Charlie Palmer, will oversee the...
  • Hotel stays in Newport Beach are up

    Hotel stays in Newport Beach are up
    Newport Beach's hotel business is on the rise, the city's destination marketing company reported to the City Council last week during its 2013 annual budget submission. "Our industry is thriving," Visit Newport Beach's Gary Sherwin said. "It's actually...
  • Hall of Famer Irwin to be key speaker

    Hale Irwin is known as the only two-time champion of the Toshiba Classic. During the week of the 18th Toshiba Classic, he'll be known as keynote speaker at the annual Breakfast with a Champion, presented by the Allergan Foundation on March 13. The annual...
  • Spotlight back on Irwin

    Spotlight back on Irwin
    There was a bit of an awkward silence when I delivered the final question to the great Hale Irwin during a phone interview last week. Irwin was asked when the last time he won on the Champions Tour, for golfers 50 and older. For a moment I thought he...
  • Mesa Musings: A mani-pedi tale for men

    My wife and I have been retired from our respective professions for nearly four years. I'd wager that Hedy and I have seen more of each other over the last 48 months than we did the previous 396 months of our 37-year marriage. If I didn't know better, I'...
  • Virgen's View: Action starts early

    Virgen's View: Action starts early
    There wasn't much action on Monday, the first day of the 18th annual Toshiba Classic at Newport Beach Country Club. The shuttle buses driving from nearby parking lots to the club were empty as they made their rounds. But there was plenty going on...