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Guy Bedarida: Summer Jewelry Trends

From Boucheron and Van Cleef & Arpels to John Hardy, a Southeast Asian jewelry brand that is as popular for its approach to sustainability as it is for fine masterpieces, Guy Bedarida has had a prolific career in jewelry design….

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Ocean Safety for Kids

Two years ago, a junior lifeguard program launched at Crystal Cove with the help of Schuyler Kirby, a California State Parks lifeguard supervisor. Now in its third year, the six-week program attracts as many as 300 kids each summer. Programs…

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My 24 Hours in Newport

Matchmaker and reality TV personality Justin Bird discusses his perfect day around town. By Lauren Matich   A 10-year resident of Newport Beach, Justin Bird loves everything from the proximity to the ocean and beautiful year-round weather to the limitless…


Newport Beach Magazine’s Most Influential People 2014

The 10 individuals chosen as this year’s biggest influencers, including one couple jointly sharing the designation, share a set of critically important traits—they’ve all shined as masters of their trades, making relevant, timely contributions to the city in the last 12 months. While not an exhaustive list, the people profiled on the following pages have made it their mission to be powerful forces for change. Whether they’re philanthropists, mothers, business owners, activists or educators, each has stepped into the spotlight in 2014 as a leader in his or her field.

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In Motion

The newly opened SoulCycle studio at Fashion Island motivates locals to start an energetic workout. Section by Kirsti Correa   The right amount of cardio is crucial to a healthy lifestyle. While living in Newport affords locals plenty of opportunities…

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Why Not in Newport?: A Brewed Awakening

A Newport Beach Magazine editor shares her thoughts on why the city should be home to its own microbrewery. By Bria Balliet Confession: I used to hate beer. Even worse? I spent my college years in the heart of San…

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High-Flying Fitness

Gym-goers in Newport Beach are overcoming their fears of heights—and getting in shape at the same time—with adrenaline-filled workouts on aerial silks. By Bria Balliet   When Doug Schulein first started workingat a Club Med resort years ago as a…


Why Not in Newport?

A Newport Beach Magazine editor contemplates the need for a 24-hour restaurant in the city. By Tess Eyrich I  won’t hesitate to tell you that I’m not a morning person. In fact, prior to landing my position as an editor…


Bringing in the Relief

Angels chairman Dennis Kuhl knows more can always be done in the community. By Brett Callahan The closest most fans get to Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim ballplayers is through a trip to the ballpark. Dennis Kuhl, a Newport resident…