February 22, 2001
One of the most prestigious foundations on the Orange Coast dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the visual arts held its fifth annual Visual Arts Achievement Awards dinner at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach. The Pacific Arts Foundation, founded in 1994, is a nonprofit, publicly supported, charitable organization that raises funds for the acquisition of original works of art, the underwriting of exhibitions, the granting of scholarships in the world of art and the publication and dissemination of information relating to their purpose.
September 6, 2002
1POLITICAL PRESENTATION AT THE PACIFIC: The Young Executives of America will host a morning reception with Gaddi Vasquez, the new Peace Corps director, from 7 to 8:30 a.m. today at The Pacific Club, 4110 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach. $16 for members, $25 for nonmembers. For more information, call (949) 759-5456 or e-mail email@example.com. 2KIDS ON THE CATWALK: Macy's will hold a back-to-school fashion show to preview the fall fashions for kids at 1 p.m. Saturday in the newly remodeled Children's Department on the third floor.
September 14, 2009
Conservative columnist Andrew Breitbart will be speaking at the Newport Harbor Republican Women luncheon Sept. 24, organizers announced. To attend, send a $26 check payable to the organization by Saturday. Breitbart is publisher of Breitbart.com and breitbart.tv . His latest project is “Big Hollywood,” a group blog on breitbart.com that covers Hollywood and politics from a right-leaning view. The Washington Times also features his “Big Hollywood” column weekly.
June 23, 2009
June 12, 1946 – June 19, 2009 Chloe Beeson Blom passed away in her home on June 19th following a year-long fight with cancer. She was an accomplished woman who enjoyed a rich life as an award-winning Master Craftsman Photographer, a published poet, and English teacher, among her many roles and talents. She was an active and longtime parishioner of Our Lady Queen of Angels Church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and was on the board of Directors of Serving People In Need (SPIN)
August 11, 2005
AUGUST 18: Principles Over Politics will feature Assemblyman Ray Haynes at its monthly breakfast at the Balboa Bay Club. The doors open at 8:30 a.m. and breakfast is at 9 a.m. Tickets are $20, and a table of 10 is $200. To make reservations or for more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or pay at the door. 26: Assemblyman Chuck DeVore will hold a "Sizzlin' Summer Luau Party" with guest Tony Strickland, Republican candidate for state controller and a former assemblyman.
August 23, 2003
Fischer-Schulein Buzz and Linda Fischer of Texas and Idaho announce the engagement of their daughter Juliet Elizabeth Fischer of Long Beach to Douglas Hale Schulein of Long Beach. The bride-elect graduated from the School of Creative and Performing Arts in San Diego and UCLA. The future bridegroom, son of Jeff and Linda Schulein of Newport Beach, graduated from Corona del Mar High and attended Tulane University. An Oct. 12 wedding is planned at Pacific Club.
May 14, 2005
B.W. COOK It's going to be a very busy weekend on the Orange Riviera. The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Survivors luncheon takes place today at the Wyndham Hotel in Costa Mesa. Organizers are calling the gathering "Life in Bloom." It is the 14th year for the event, which features keynote speaker Jennie Nash, a breast cancer survivor and author of "The Victoria's Secret Catalog Never Stops Coming: And Other Lessons I Learned From Breast Cancer."
June 12, 2004
B.W. COOK It was an evening "Dripping in Diamonds." The Queen of Hearts Foundation, raising funds for ovarian cancer research, gathered at The Pacific Club in Newport Beach for a dazzling dinner fundraiser. A raffle drawing for a 2-karat, heart-shaped diamond raised $20,000 for the cause. The lucky winners were Katheryn and Bryan Baker. The raffle was made possible by the generosity of Jane and Greg Hills and Wiley Manering. Funds raised are earmarked for research by Robert Burger at the UCI Medical Center/Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.