November 29, 2011
Elementary school students interested in dance can learn some moves from Corona del Mar High School's dance team. CdM's Orchesis Dance Co. is hosting an afternoon dance camp for K-6 students from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the campus dance room, 2101 Eastbluff Drive. The camp is for dancers of all levels who are interested in the Orchesis style of dance. Students will learn three styles from team members, receive a Orchesis camp T-shirt and snacks. At the end of the camp, students will perform the routines they learned for their families.
January 26, 2009
In conjunction with the Black & Blue Rivalry Series between the UC Irvine and Long Beach State athletic departments, UCI students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in the “I Bleed Blue” drive to collect the most blood donations and marrow registries. The UCI Blood Mobile, along with the National Marrow Donor Program, will be located on Ring Road, adjacent to the UCI Cross Cultural Center, today through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donors may reserve their appointment time in advance by sending an e-mail to donateblood@uci.
January 24, 2013
Organizers of the 104th Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade will celebrate one last hurrah - more specifically, the Last Hurrah - at the event's annual awards dinner and auction Friday night. Topped by a VW surf bus made of LED lights, the 84-foot yacht of that name won the 2012 Sweepstakes - as it has done four out of the five years it's appeared in the parade. Newport resident Rob Meadows, who owns the craft with his family, said doing up the boat with structures covered in more than 50,000 LED lights that move and change color is a months-long endeavor.
August 12, 2004
SPORTS CAMPS NEWPORT BEACH: Skyhawks Mini-Hawks Sports Camps is an introductory program for children that teaches basic skills in basketball, baseball and soccer in a relaxed setting. All participants should bring water and a snack and will receive a mini-ball and a T-shirt. Ages invited are 4 to 6. Camps are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon and begin Aug. 23. (949) 644-3151. SURF CAMPS NEWPORT BEACH: Quiksilver Surf Camp 2004 teaches kids ocean safety and etiquette.
August 6, 2002
June Casagrande Its logos have become a symbol of Newport Beach and, in particular, Balboa Island. But now the Balboa Beach Co. clothing store will close the doors to its flagship location on Marine Avenue. "We have chosen, with great regret, to leave our location on Balboa Island," said Jim Roberts, Balboa Beach Co. founder and current president of Pacific Brands Retail Group. The reason, he said, is simple economics. A rent increase coming down the pike for their Balboa Island site "exceeds our business model," Roberts said.
August 26, 2000
NEWPORT BEACH - The Newport Beach Community Services is now offering a youth flag football league for youngsters in third through sixth grades. The recreational league will take place at Anderson, Harbor View, Lincoln, Mariners, Newport and Newport Heights elementary schools as well as the Eastbluff Boys and Girls Club. Registration is $40 for Newport Beach residents and $45 for nonresidents. The fee includes a T-shirt jersey. The program features weekday afternoon practices at Newport Elementary beginning Sept.
August 31, 2000
Boys and girls in third through sixth grades can now register for Newport Beach Community Services' Youth Flag Football. The league will play at Anderson, Harbor View, Lincoln, Mariners, Newport Elementary and Newport Heights elementary schools, and at Eastbluff Boys & Girls Club. The registration fee is $40 for Newport Beach residents and $45 for nonresidents. A T-shirt jersey is included in the cost. The program features weekday afternoon practices at Newport Beach elementary schools beginning Sept.
February 3, 2000
NEWPORT BEACH - Canoe and kayak racers from all around will take part in the 11th annual Hal Rosoff Classic, which will take place Saturday, Feb. 12, at 8:30 a.m. at the Newport Aquatic Center. The event will feature canoe, kayak, surf ski and outrigger competitions of all levels. Admission is $20 per person, which includes a T-shirt and lunch. Proceeds will benefit the Junior Newport Aquatic Center. The five-mile race will begin at the NAC, go toward Lido Island and return to the NAC. Racers from around the globe will take part in the various events as a preparation for the upcoming Sydney Olympics.
June 3, 2002
NEWPORT BEACH - Baseball coaches Joel Desguin (Newport Harbor High) and John Altobelli (Orange Coast College), in cooperation with the Newport Harbor Baseball Association, will offer the 2002 Summer Baseball Camp for players ages 5-14, June 24-28 at the Newport Harbor varsity field. Skill instruction on throwing, catching and hitting will be offered, as well as insights into strategies of the game. Campers who wish to take their game to the next level will compete for awards in daily contests.
September 16, 2009
Supporters of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure can visit the event’s new registration suite at Fashion Island to sign up and receive a 2009 Race for the Cure T-shirt. Registrants will receive race bib numbers and information about giveaways at the event at the suite. The Orange County Susan G Komen Race for the Cure is slated for Sept. 27 at Fashion Island, with a goal of raising $3.1 million for breast cancer education, research and patient support. The suite is on the lower level of Fashion Island’s Atrium Court near Barnes & Noble.