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  • The Harbor Report: Merriment on Newport waters

    One cannot help but smile on the water in Newport Harbor. On the night of July 8, I grabbed my camera and got in my dingy then headed out to the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's Twilights. (The week before, when sailing Beercans, I noticed more than 15...
  • New race sails around local islands

    Competitive racing in Newport Beach will welcome its latest addition Friday when the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club launches its Around the Islands race, a competition that begins and ends in Newport Harbor. Organizers hope the race, a 125-mile clockwise...
  • The Harbor Report: Rain or shine, Peter sails

    The Harbor Report: Rain or shine, Peter sails
    I have made it a point to attend at least one of all the different twilight races this year. The only class that participates in every twilight race, Monday through Friday, is the Harbor 20 class, and the only sailor who attends every twilight race is...
  • The Harbor Report: Some mooring tips

    The Harbor Report: Some mooring tips
    This week I met with Chuck South, owner of the South Mooring Co., at the old IHOP on 17th Street in Costa Mesa, and it was an instant flashback for me. Chuck and I walked in and there was Robin, formerly of Robin's Nest and Snug Harbor, with a big "hello,...
  • They're going to need some better boats

    They're going to need some better boats
    Jean is starting to show her age. At just over 40, she still moves gracefully, but her admirers around Newport are starting to notice the cracks and blemishes. Many tourists still snapped photos of her, though, to show friends just how beautiful Newport...
  • The Harbor Report: Fun times sailing in Newport Harbor

    The high pressure system brought in warm weather, a light zephyr and 25 high school sailing teams from California and Washington state. Each school brings four teams split into A and B varsity squads and A and B junior varsity squads, which break down...
  • Hobie Alter dies at 80; shaped Southern California surf culture

    Hobie Alter dies at 80; shaped Southern California surf culture
    When he was a young man, Hobie Alter had a clear vision of his future: He didn't want a job that would require hard-soled shoes, and he didn't want to work east of Pacific Coast Highway. He succeeded. The son of a second-generation orange grower,...