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April 2, 2005
WHAT: Workshop on proposed Newport Beach City Hall WHERE: City Council Chambers, 3300 Newport Blvd. WHEN: 10 a.m. INFO: City leaders are requesting public comment about whether to renovate, rebuild or replace City Hall. (949) 644-3311 WHAT: Black-tie fundraiser WHERE: Sutton Place Hotel, 4545 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach WHEN: 6 p.m. INFO: April in Vienna, the 7th annual fundraiser for the Orange County chapter of the Alzheimer's Assn.
NEWS
May 23, 2000
NEWPORT BEACH - The 39th annual Athletic Awards, presented by the Commodores Club of the Newport Harbor Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for Thursday morning, 7:15, at The Sutton Place Hotel. Each year the top 15 senior athletes from Newport Harbor and Corona del Mar are honored for their outstanding achievements. "Every year these student athletes' achievements become more and more amazing," commented Richard Leuhrs, president and CEO of the Newport Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce.
NEWS
October 10, 2002
OCTOBER Wednesday: Assemblyman John Campbell fund-raising reception from 6 to 8 p.m. at Robert Mondavi Food and Wine Center in Costa Mesa. Information: call Diane Stone (209) 847-6200 or e-mail to dstoneoak@aol.com 21: Republican Party of Orange County Central Committee general meeting, 7 p.m. at the South Coast Plaza Westin Hotel, 686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa. Admission is free, and all Republicans are welcome. (714) 556-8555 NOVEMBER 5: Fall election, including Costa Mesa and Newport Beach city councils, Newport-Mesa Unified School District Board of Education, state Assembly and Congress 5: Republican Party of Orange County holds an "Election Night Party" from 8:30 p.m. to midnight at the Sutton Place Hotel in Newport Beach.
NEWS
May 23, 2005
Investors disclose Sutton Place price Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. based in San Clemente, disclosed Friday how much the company had agreed to pay for Newport Beach's Sutton Place Hotel. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company announced the price for the 444-room hotel was about $72 million. The deal was first announced in April and the purchase price was not disclosed. The deal is expected to close in June. Sunstone also owns the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach.
NEWS
January 24, 2004
Brannigan-Ekedal Brooke Brannigan of Costa Mesa and Travis Ekedal of Newport Beach exchanged vows at the Sutton Place Hotel in Newport Beach on Aug. 30. The bride is the daughter of Mark Brannigan of Costa Mesa and Tim and Joyce Berg of Fairfield. The bride wore a strapless A-line gown by Paloma Blanca. The maid of honor was Janifer Douglas. The bridesmaids were Erin Morton, Lisa Chace and Amanda Sides. The bridegroom is the son of Dave and Cheri Ekedal of Corona del Mar. The best man was Ryan Ekedal.
NEWS
April 9, 2005
Schmidt-Merritt Heidi Schmidt and Patrick Merritt, both of Newport Beach, exchanged vows on the yacht Royal Princess in Newport Beach on March 19. The bride is the daughter of William and Roberta Schmidt of Newport Beach. She wore a cream-colored silk sheath with an overlay of intricately beaded cream sheer chiffon. The maid of honor was Amy Schoen. The bridesmaids were Julie Alai and Kami Bryant. The bridegroom is the son of Richard and Noral Merritt of Harford, Conn.
NEWS
February 22, 2002
Want to show your support for Children's Hospital of Orange County by getting on stage? Now's your chance. Auditions for the sixth annual CHOC Follies, titled "The Slipper and the Surfer: An Orange County Cinderella Story," will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday and from 2 to 4 p.m. March 3 at the Sutton Place Hotel. It is only necessary to attend one of the two auditions. Wear comfortable clothes. Auditions will be done in groups, unless you are auditioning for a solo.
NEWS
October 27, 2000
1. Songs for children. "S/He Loves Me, S/He Loves Me Not," a musical extravaganza presented by the British American Business Council of Orange County, will be held at 7:30 p.m. today at The Sutton Place Hotel, 4500 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach. The event will raise money for the business council's International Exchange Program for Handicapped Children, which offers trips to England to disabled children from Southern California. $45. (310) 440-0912. 2. Stock up on holiday gifts and frills.
NEWS
October 3, 2002
OCTOBER Monday: First day to request an absentee ballot for the Nov. 5 general election 16: Assemblyman John Campbell fund-raising reception from 6 to 8 p.m. at Robert Mondavi Food and Wine Center in Costa Mesa. Information: call Diane Stone (209) 847-6200 or e-mail to dstoneoak@aol.com 21: Last day to register for Nov. 5 election 21: Republican Party of Orange County Central Committee general meeting, 7 p.m. at the South Coast Plaza Westin Hotel, 686 Anton Blvd.
NEWS
January 31, 2005
Dinner with the mayor The 24th annual Mayor's Dinner will be hosted by Speak Up Newport on Thursday. Mayor Steve Bromberg will present his State of the City address and Maj. Gen. Timothy E. Donovan, commanding officer of Camp Pendleton, will be the featured guest. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Sutton Place Hotel, 4500 Mac- Arthur Blvd., Newport Beach. Information: (949) 673-1191. A chance to buy a book The Friends of the Newport Beach Library will hold a used book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or until books are gone, Saturday at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach.
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ENTERTAINMENT
August 25, 2006
DINING CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH Bayside Restaurant offers a champagne brunch with live music from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Sunday at 900 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach. $22.95 (949) 721-1222. SUNSET DINNERS The Rusty Pelican offers Sunset Dinners from 4 to 5:15 p.m. Monday through Friday at 2735 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach. Meals typically cost between $10 and $15. (949) 642-3431. SUNDAY BRUNCH The Rusty Pelican offers Sunday brunch from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. every Sunday at 2735 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach.
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NEWS
By: | August 1, 2005
Hotel name changes sooner than expected Newport Beach will become home to a Fairmont hotel sooner than expected. Plans for the Sutton Place Hotel to be renamed the Fairmont Newport Beach were moved forward to Wednesday, six months earlier than expected, after a lawsuit filed last week alleged that the hotel's owners and managers were improperly using the Sutton Place name. "We're very proud of this property, and we never want to question another company's name and reputation," hotel general manager Randy Zupanski said.
NEWS
July 18, 2005
Andrew Edwards Since last week, a 444-room Newport Beach hotel has a new owner, new management and is on its way to having a new look. The Sutton Place Hotel on MacArthur Boulevard is in the middle of Newport Beach's business zone near John Wayne Airport. Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc., a San Clemente firm, announced the closure of its $72-million purchase of the hotel last week. Toronto-based Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has taken over the job of running the hotel.
NEWS
May 23, 2005
Investors disclose Sutton Place price Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. based in San Clemente, disclosed Friday how much the company had agreed to pay for Newport Beach's Sutton Place Hotel. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company announced the price for the 444-room hotel was about $72 million. The deal was first announced in April and the purchase price was not disclosed. The deal is expected to close in June. Sunstone also owns the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach.
NEWS
April 9, 2005
Schmidt-Merritt Heidi Schmidt and Patrick Merritt, both of Newport Beach, exchanged vows on the yacht Royal Princess in Newport Beach on March 19. The bride is the daughter of William and Roberta Schmidt of Newport Beach. She wore a cream-colored silk sheath with an overlay of intricately beaded cream sheer chiffon. The maid of honor was Amy Schoen. The bridesmaids were Julie Alai and Kami Bryant. The bridegroom is the son of Richard and Noral Merritt of Harford, Conn.
NEWS
April 2, 2005
WHAT: Workshop on proposed Newport Beach City Hall WHERE: City Council Chambers, 3300 Newport Blvd. WHEN: 10 a.m. INFO: City leaders are requesting public comment about whether to renovate, rebuild or replace City Hall. (949) 644-3311 WHAT: Black-tie fundraiser WHERE: Sutton Place Hotel, 4545 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach WHEN: 6 p.m. INFO: April in Vienna, the 7th annual fundraiser for the Orange County chapter of the Alzheimer's Assn.
NEWS
March 17, 2005
THURSDAY: Newport Harbor Republican Women will hold a lunch with guest speak John Moorlach, the county treasurer and tax collector. A social hour will begin at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at noon. The event is at the Pacific Club, 4110 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach. Reservations are $25. Information: (949) 675-1904 SUNDAY: The Republican Jewish Coalition will hold a brunch with Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), the chief deputy majority whip. The event will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sutton Place Hotel, 4500 MacArthur Blvd.
NEWS
January 31, 2005
Dinner with the mayor The 24th annual Mayor's Dinner will be hosted by Speak Up Newport on Thursday. Mayor Steve Bromberg will present his State of the City address and Maj. Gen. Timothy E. Donovan, commanding officer of Camp Pendleton, will be the featured guest. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Sutton Place Hotel, 4500 Mac- Arthur Blvd., Newport Beach. Information: (949) 673-1191. A chance to buy a book The Friends of the Newport Beach Library will hold a used book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or until books are gone, Saturday at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach.
NEWS
July 19, 2004
Send BUSINESS CALENDAR items to the Daily Pilot, 330 W. Bay St., Costa Mesa, CA 92627; by e-mail to jeff.benson@latimes.com; by fax to (949) 646-4170; or by calling (949) 574-4298. Include the time, date and location of the event, as well as a contact phone number. TODAY Jack W. Fleming will speak on "The Impact of the Amelco vs. City of Thousand Oaks Decision, in Conjunction with the False Claims Act, on 'Total Cost Claims,'" at 5:30 p.m. at Sutton Place Hotel, 4300 MacArthur Blvd.
NEWS
May 3, 2004
Lolita Harper Accents Restaurant, in the Sutton Place Hotel in Newport Beach, emphasized its stellar reputation by garnering two of the most prestigious awards given by the region's restaurant writers for the third year in a row. Accents, led by Chef de Cuisine Tony Zervas, received the coveted Golden Sceptre in the Contemporary category -- recognizing "the highest standard in both cuisine and service" -- and the...
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