Newport Beach Lifeguard Commended For 'Heroic' Rescues Of 2 Teens From Unexpectedly Powerful WavesSean Richards was commended for his actions on Friday, when Newport Beach was hit by powerful waves that flooded the Balboa Peninsula and destroyed a boat.
Powerful Waves Flood Balboa Peninsula, Leaving Muddy Mess In Newport BeachResidents in the Balboa Peninsula are left reeling this morning after high tide and high surf caused massive flooding in their community.
High Tides, Surf Lead To Flooding At Balboa PeninsulaA combination of high tide and high surf caused about three blocks of flooding at the Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach Friday night. 
Firefighter Who Allegedly Groped 12-Year-Old Girl In Swimwear Arrested On Child Porn ChargesAuthorities are asking for the public's help in identifying any additional alleged victims of a veteran U.S. Forest Service firefighter accused of possessing child pornography and other charges.
Several Orange County Cities Announce Beach Closures For Fourth Of JulyOrange County is rolling back some of its reopening plans over concerns about rising coronavirus cases.
2 Newport Beach Lifeguards Positive For COVID-19; Beaches To Be Closed July 4thCity officials were alerted Wednesday that two seasonal lifeguards had tested positive, and everyone exposed has been referred for testing and quarantine, according to Newport Beach spokesman John Pope.
VIDEO: Great White Sharks Seen Off Newport Beach CoastAccording to Jessica Roame, marine education program manager for Newport Landing Whale Watching, great white shark sightings off the Orange County coast happen more frequently in the summer when ocean temperatures rise.
Judge Won't Dismiss Charges Against Newport Beach Surgeon, Girlfriend Accused Of Sexual AssaultIn a surprising move back in February, O.C. District Attorney Todd Spitzer announced that his office would request that charges against the couple be dismissed.
Caught On Camera: Newport Beach Man Arrested After Video Shows Him Waving Gun Near ProtestersPolice said Travis White was booked on suspicion of making criminal threats and assault with a deadly weapon.
Newport Beach To Allow Businesses, Churches To Expand Into Parking Lots, SidewalksRestaurants will be allowed to offer outdoor dining in parking lots and on sidewalks.
Procession Honors Newport Beach Police Detective Who Died Of CancerDetective Jon Jarema died Saturday at Hoag Memorial Hospital. Jarema was a 12-year veteran of the Newport Beach police department who also served as a patrol officer and a SWAT team member.
Newport Beach Reopens For Active Recreation; No Sunbathing, Gatherings AllowedAnother Orange County beach city is reopening.
'We Fully Support The Effort To Get Our Beaches Back Open' Says Newport Beach's Mayor"We fully support the effort to get our beaches back open," said Mayor Will O'Neill of Newport Beach.
Newsom Closes All OC Beaches Following Large Weekend Crowds“Specific issues on some of those beaches have raised alarm bells."
Newport Beach Officials Release Photos Disputing That Their Beaches Were Overcrowded“The overwhelming majority of Newport Beach residents and visitors were families or practicing social distancing.”