| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Blood trickles down 11-year-old Hope Martin's arm, staining her white T-shirt and streaking her leg as she bends down to tie her shoe.
She turns to her classmate John Paul Bottazzi, whose arms, legs and face are covered in white body paint, to ask for...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Jeanne Ann Robb
Jeanne passed away Saturday, February 25, in Newport Beach, California due to complications from pneumonia after a prolonged illness. She was surrounded by friends and family and passed away peacefully.
A teacher at Harbor Day...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 10:49 PM
CORONA DEL MAR — Those accustomed to traveling thousands of miles with the comforts of eyeshades, flight attendants and fluffy pillows may not understand the trip Patrick Di Giacomo is planning.
But those with a sense of rugged adventure will....
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:27 PM
I have to imagine there are a number of public safety employees in Newport Beach, both police and fire, who are embarrassed by the ridiculous mass mailer recently sent to residents by the Newport Beach police and firefighter associations. The mass...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 9:23 PM
California Department of Transportation crews began adding striping to the median near the Shake Shack on Wednesday because of motorists making illegal left turns, an official for the department has confirmed.
A maintenance work order was submitted to...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 5:54 PM
For many patrons, the Orange County Fair conjures images of bright lights, snorting livestock and, of course, bizarre foods.
What may be less present is the public and private security behind the scenes and the months of planning and orchestration that...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:41 PM
More than 200,000 people visited Newport Beach beaches over the holiday weekend, a lifeguard and fire spokeswoman said.
"Three regular staff commented that it [Monday] was the largest Memorial Day attendance they could remember," Newport Beach Fire...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Newport Beach police arrested one more person over the Fourth of July holiday than in 2011.
Between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Thursday, police made 120 arrests in Newport Beach, said Police Department spokeswoman Kathy Lowe.
Only two arrests were...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 8:39 PM
A Costa Mesa resident who was active in his church and local emergency response organizations died Saturday.
Paul Letterman Hill was a member of the Costa Mesa Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), an official city volunteer through the Mesa...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The Newport Beach Police Department on Thursday honored its staff for devotion and heroism in the field and the Orange County district attorney's office for closing an unsolved murder case.
At the annual Police Appreciation Breakfast, the top honor,...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 8:06 PM
The Rescue Heart Foundation presented an automated external defibrillator (AED) to the Boys & Girls Club of the Harbor Area on Friday.
The group chose the location because the club approached them for lessons in CPR and first aid, Rescue Heart founder...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Jay Peeters prefers not to discuss his time in the United States Army.
He admits, "I've been shot at and blown up," and leaves it at that.
A remnant of his 20 years of service, though, is an appreciation for the American Red Cross. While Peeters was...