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  • High School Volleyball: It's All-Stars' night

    Corona del Mar High and Newport Harbor are well represented on the Orange County Volleyball All-Star teams that will play Friday at Newport Harbor. The girls' match starts at 6 p.m. and the boys play at 7:30 p.m. in the 33rd annual event. The girls'...
  • Boys' Volleyball: Don't doubt the 'stache

    NEWPORT BEACH — In practice Wednesday, Corona del Mar High senior Weston Nielsen said his team only really practiced its team cheers. Before the match Friday at Newport Harbor High, Nielsen made sure the mood stayed light when he came into the...
  • Girls' Volleyball: Rivals unite for win

    NEWPORT BEACH — Confusion mounted early in the match Friday night at Newport Harbor High. Girls' teams for the Dave Mohs Memorial Orange County High School Volleyball All-Star Games wore green and blue shirts, but identifying the players proved...
  • Injured Marine finds ideal fit at Vanguard

    Brandon Liesenfelt heard the pop, then looked behind and saw an explosion about 400 yards away. That happened more than three years ago, when he was patrolling the streets of Fallujah as a corporal in the U.S. Marines. Today, he's logging onto...
  • He's keeping the peace for police

    A few years ago, Brad Green and other Newport Beach police officers were responding to a report of gunshots on the Balboa Peninsula in the middle of the night. Officers found a scattering of bullet casings in the area and began looking for the suspect....
  • Quite the characters

    Quite the characters
    Nearly 70 Corona del Mar Intermediate School students were honored for their "good character" in a special ceremony Monday morning in the gymnasium. And it didn't take long for Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry to quote the late John Wooden — in...
  • Mesa Musings: Loud and clear

    I experienced a mini-epiphany recently on my early morning walk. Feeling gloomy, I had my eyes riveted on the sidewalk. I ignored the azure sky, the puffy clouds above me and the fresh breeze coming off the Catalina Channel as I relived my most recent...
  • MLB Draft: More locals drafted

    Vinnie St. John Jr. couldn't make the baseball team at USC last season. "The coaches told me because I had [solely] become a pitcher that they didn't think I would be able to play on the collegiate level," said Vinnie St. John, who joined the Trojans as...
  • Omar Oliver Orr: March 7, 1924 - May 20, 2010

    Omar Oliver Orr: March 7, 1924 - May 20, 2010
    Long-time Newport Beach resident Omar O. Orr has passed away after a relatively brief illness. Omar was born March 7, 1924 in Los Angeles to Jesse Theron and Rebekah Parker Orr and grew up in Huntington Park. He was graduated from Huntington Park High...
  • Duo shares MVP

    Corona del Mar High senior outside hitters Weston Nielsen and Joey Booth shared the Pacific Coast League MVP honor in boys' volleyball after helping the Sea Kings win their eighth straight PCL championship. Nielsen and Booth also led CdM (23-9, 10-0...
  • Irrelevant Week XXXV: Toone has a short week

    Irrelevant Week XXXV: Toone has a short week
    Mr. Irrelevant is usually cut in training camp, not during the week Newport Beach worships him for being the last pick in the NFL Draft. Tim Toone is Mr. Irrelevant XXXV, but his week has been cut short. Instead of the usual six or seven days, Mr....
  • Calling the Shots: A good time for a party

    Late Saturday night on a lush backyard in Newport Beach, UCLA football coach Rick Neuheisel played the guitar with an 80s cover band, Flashback Heart Attack. They performed, "Jesse's Girl," the Rick Springfield hit that's about a guy who pines for his...