COSTA MESA — A panel of journalists representing Orange County news outlets, including the Daily Pilot, will question candidates for the Costa Mesa and Newport Beach city councils at a debate Thursday night.
The event, billed as the Feet to the Fire Forum, is set for 7 to 9 p.m at the Costa Mesa Neighborhood Community Center, 1845 Park Ave. The forum will be free and open to the public. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
The panel will be made up of Pilot Editor John Canalis, Orange County Register columnists Barbara Venezia and Frank Mickadeit, Newport Beach Independent Editor Roger Bloom, and Voice of O.C. Editor Norberto Santana Jr. Venezia will emcee the event, which she and Canalis organized.