| Mar 2, 2012
| 7:03 PM
The sailing teams from Newport Harbor High School and Corona del Mar High School traveled to San Francisco to sail in the fourth Pacific Coast Interscholastic Sailing Assn. Regatta of the school year, called the Golden Bear Regatta, on Feb. 25 and 26....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:03 PM
This Labor Day weekend I climbed aboard my 1983 Schwinn Traveler bicycle and set out on a different type of harbor cruise.
Words that came to mind on this hot summer day, as I pedaled from Huntington Beach to Newport, were working waterfront facilities,...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:39 PM
The water can be a calming presence for a sailor sometimes. Andy Rose surely found solace as a young sailor when he was 10 in Newport Beach.
His father, Robert, died of a heart attack at age 48.
Andy's mother, Lucy, entered young Andy in the junior...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:00 PM
In the words of Dennis St. Onge, "Yellow is fast."
He's the captain of a 1940s Ford woody station wagon-turned-motorboat that will be hard to miss at the start of this weekend's 65th annual Newport to Ensenada yacht race.
"And yellow is going to win...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 8:58 PM
This weekend of April 21 and 22 was a big one for the local high school sailing teams competing in the Gold and Silver Pacific Coast championships.
Newport Harbor High School qualified for the National Championship with a fifth place overall finish in...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Like a picturesque postcard Friday off the Balboa Pier, the beautiful large sailboats in 65th annual Newport to Ensenada Yacht Race got off to quick starts.
A class started every 10 minutes at two flights, with 213 boats in 16 total classes. Overall, the...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Harriet Spicer Allan
November 7, 1921 - May 27, 2012
Harriet Lee Spicer Allan passed away peacefully at home on May 27, 2012, at the age of 90. Harriet, also known as “Spice,” was born on November 7, 1921 in Whittier, California to Catherine...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:32 PM
A sailboat competing in the annual Newport to Ensenada Yacht Race likely ran aground before it splintered and sank, according to an official report released Tuesday.
On April 28, the Aegean crashed into the rocky shore off North Coronado Island, one of...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:14 PM
A relative of one of four crew members killed in April's Newport-to-Ensenada race on Wednesday called preliminary findings that the sailboat ran aground premature.
Anna Mavromati, daughter of Aegean skipper Theo Mavromatis, said U.S. Sailing —...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 4:50 PM
We are in the final countdown for 2012. That means it's time for me to pull out all my Christmas Reyn Spooners and recognize this year's harbor winners. I attended the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club's awards banquet and presented at the Balboa Yacht Club's....
| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Two sailors from Newport Beach, Charlie Buckingham and Michael Menninger, joined an elite group when they were selected to compete in the 34th annual Red Bull Youth America's Cup Finals on Sept. 1, 2013, according to a press release issued by Oracle...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:09 PM
This last weekend I attended the Harbor 20 Sailing Club's Fleet 1 2012 awards banquet at the Lido Isle Yacht Club. The Harbor 20s came to life in the late 1990s when a group of sailors from the Newport Harbor Yacht Club gathered and brainstormed on what...