When Newport was Fun — Hangouts and Hoopla

The peace-and-quiet contingent seems to have won the great Balboa battle over bands, booze and bacchanalia. But it wasn’t always so, oh no! By Jim Washburn | Newport Beach | OCinsite.com Part One of this article was published on October 26th–you can read it here: When Newport was Fun; Part Two can be read here: …

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When Newport was Fun — Eateries and Entertainment

The peace-and-quiet contingent seems to have won the great Balboa battle over bands, booze and bacchanalia. But it wasn’t always so, oh no! By Jim Washburn | Newport Beach | OCinsite.com Part One of this article was published on October 26th–you can read it here: When Newport was Fun; Part Two can be read here: …

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When Newport was Fun – Dancing and Bal Week

The peace-and-quiet contingent seems to have won the great Balboa battle over bands, booze and bacchanalia. But it wasn’t always so, oh no! By Jim Washburn | Newport Beach | OCinsite.com Part One of this article was published on October 26th–you can read it here: When Newport was Fun. …It’s [The Pavilion’s] success was overshadowed …

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When Newport was Fun

The peace-and-quiet contingent seems to have won the great Balboa battle over bands, booze and bacchanalia. But it wasn’t always so, oh no! By Jim Washburn | Newport Beach | OCinsite.com It may finally have been the end of an era this past May when the Newport Beach City Council passed a “Loud and Unruly …

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