Newport Beach mayor a bit hypocritical
I noticed that Gary Adams, the mayor of Newport Beach, is becoming
like all other politicians, talking out of both sides of his mouth when
he says the district officials are trying to pinch pennies and then
they're going to blame it on the energy crisis. And then, later on in the
article ("City, school district fired up over heating pool," June 15), it
mentions that city officials have already added a $10 energy surcharge to
fees for swimming lessons. Adams cannot have it both ways.
Koll Center not the way to go
I don't feel the Koll Center expansion is needed ("Koll project
receives first green light," June 8). In fact, I'm very much against
expanding the Koll Center.
Corona del Mar
Reader blows a fuse over Crystal Court
I just came back from Crystal Court about an hour ago, and I parked in
the north parking lot on the upper level. Much to my surprise, every
single light in that huge parking lot was on. I think that is absolutely
disgusting. I think something like that should appear in our newspapers.
They don't have the common sense to turn off their lights in the
summertime in the daylight when we're supposedly going through an energy
Corona del Mar
Large yacht not beneficial to island
I'm complaining about the Cooks sacrificing our beautiful bayfront,
moving piers and everything ("Balboa Island yacht request runs aground,"
June 19). I've been down here for 75 years, and they're disturbing
everything on the bayfront.