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  • Dangerous trees up for Newport council vote

    Stepping into the contentious issue of dangerous eucalyptus trees, the Newport Beach City Council may vote Tuesday to remove about 20 of the blue gum variety. But doing so would overturn a parks commission decision to keep the trees on the West Bay...
  • 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...
  • The Crowd: Assistance League debutantes enter Orange County society

    The Crowd: Assistance League debutantes enter Orange County society
    The 21st annual Medallion Debutante Ball sponsored by the Assistance League of Newport-Mesa introduced 10 young ladies to Orange County society. The June 30 gala unfolded at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa and was chaired by Kathryn...
  • 'Cash mob' infuses Toy Boat store with shoppers, money

    'Cash mob' infuses Toy Boat store with shoppers, money
    A Los Angeles radio host’s “cash mob” held Tuesday at Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat drew hundreds of shoppers to the store, which had been in danger of closing at the end of business Tuesday because of financial pressures. “I’...
  • Irwin opens up at breakfast

    When Hale Irwin sank a 45-foot-putt as part of his remarkableU.S. Open win in 1990 he erupted with high-fives and high-stepping in celebration. Many viewed that as a moment when Irwin was uncharacteristic. Irwin’s wife, Sally, contends it was her...
  • A trim can boost Harbor's ASB budget

    A trim can boost Harbor's ASB budget
    As Tala Teaupa got his haircut at the Matador Alcove, he was not only donating to Locks of Love to commemorate family members, but he was also kick-starting an upcoming fundraiser for his high school. Patty Zimmerman, owner of Matador Alcove and Shanghai...
  • Newport Harbor student receives $10K scholarship

     Newport Harbor student receives $10K scholarship
    Paul Tadross has racked up 170 hours of volunteer work at Hoag Hospital. He started a senior-freshman mentor program at Newport Harbor High School, where he is the ASB president. Now he can add another impressive note to his résumé. Tadross, 17, was...
  • The Crowd: Getting ready for the gala

    The Crowd: Getting ready for the gala
    Art patroness and respected Orange County barrister Elaine Weinberg sat at the antique Bösendorfer grand piano playing "Our Love Is Here to Stay." Attired in a chic summer-weight crème-colored knit pants ensemble, Weinberg glanced across the baronial...
  • Jazz band puts on captivating show

    Jazz band puts on captivating show
    Jazz aficionados gathered at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa this week to listen to the hard-swinging Jeff Hamilton Trio. Hamilton's trio was a hit at the indoor Newport Beach Jazz Party in February. But during Wednesday's Sunset Jazz in...
  • Toshiba Classic schedule (March 11-17)

    MONDAY 8 a.m. – Gates Open 11 a.m. – Monday Pro-Am Shotgun Start TUESDAY 7 a.m. – Breakfast with a Champion presented by The Allergan Foundation (at Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa). The special guest will be Steve Elkington. 6:...