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Newport Beach Police Ready For July 4 Weekend In Popular Party Spots

As July 4 falls on a Friday this year, police in Newport Beach are paying particular attention to the Balboa Peninsula in anticipation of large numbers of partygoers.

06/24/2014

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Best Places To Sunbathe In OC

With summer here and the weather warming up, it’s time to gather the sun tan lotion and the towels and head to the local beaches. Here are some of the best locations to sunbathe in Orange County.

06/21/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit OC For Spring Break

On your break from school, work or both, come pay this beautiful, exciting and sprawling community a visit.

03/15/2014

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ATM Stolen From Restaurant On Balboa Island

Authorities were investigating Friday after an ATM was stolen from a restaurant on Balboa Island in Newport Beach.

CBS Los Angeles–03/07/2014

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Holiday Home Tours In OC

Experience the joy of the holidays while touring some of Orange County’s most beautifully decorated homes this holiday season.

11/26/2013

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Fly High On Balboa Fun Zone’s Ferris Wheel

Balboa Fun Zone is one of the last remaining coastal amusement parks, and its charm is contagious.

09/27/2013

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Where To Spot Celebrities In OC

The place where celebrities can still be in contact with the lifestyle they’re accustomed to while maintaining a certain level of anonymity is, quite often, Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–09/06/2013

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Could Newport Beach’s Balboa Island Become The World’s 8th Wonder?

The city of Newport Beach is hoping to gain enough support to make Balboa Island the eighth wonder of the world.

CBS Los Angeles–06/03/2013

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Coast Guard Stops Boat Carrying $1M Worth Of Pot In OC

The U.S. Coast Guard tried to stop and board a sailboat, which was later found to be carrying at least 80 bales of marijuana worth $1 million, in Newport Beach early Monday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2013

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Balboa Island: A Man Made Island With Tons Of Fun

Looking for a fun place to spend a day? Consider a day trip to Balboa Island and enjoy all the different activities of this small island, located just off the coast of Newport Beach.

05/29/2013

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How To Enjoy Newport Beach Like A Local

Newport Beach is known as Orange County’s coastal fantasy land. If you would like experience Newport like a local, check out these locals-only hangouts.

CBS Los Angeles–04/29/2013

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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Balboa Island

Charming Balboa Island is only an hour’s drive from LA, and there is something every Tinseltown family will not only enjoy, but reminisce about time and time again as the years fly by.

CBS Los Angeles–09/15/2012

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Proposed Higher Seawalls May Help Protect Homes In Newport Harbor

Proposed new seawalls in Balboa Island are being discussed to protect low lying homes from high tides and storm water.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2012

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OC Rental Car Firm Backtracks, Offers To Refund Family After Car Sinks Off Balboa Island

A family from Taiwan vacationing whose rental car was rear-ended off the Balboa Island ferry last week may finally have some good news to write home about.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2012

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Van Plunges Into Water After Collision On Balboa Island Ferry

Aminivan was pushed into the water at 9 a.m. Friday after a collision on the Balboa Island Ferry.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/13/2012

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