Newport Beach street work set to get...

Newport Beach street work

set to get underway today

The city of Newport Beach Public Works Department will close lanes

on Jamboree Road between Ford Road and Bison Avenue starting Monday

until Sept. 3 to make street improvements.

The lane closures are expected to restrict traffic to one lane at

times during nonpeak traffic hours. Work hours are from 7 a.m. to

4:30 p.m. Multiple lane closures will be allowed between 9 a.m. and 3

p.m. A single lane closure in either direction may occur at any time.

City officials recommend the public consider using alternative

routes and avoiding Jamboree Road whenever possible. Information

signs and message boards have been installed on Jamboree Road and

East Coast Highway suggesting the use of alternate routes including

San Joaquin Hills Road and MacArthur Boulevard.

For more information, call the Public Works Department Hotline at

(949) 644-3320.

Costa Mesa wings specialist wants ideas for its 31st flavor

Costa Mesa restaurant Wingnuts, which offers 30 flavors of wings,

is asking people to submit their ideas for a 31st flavor in a contest

benefiting the Boys & Girls Club.

The winning selection will be featured on the menu through

September with proceeds going to the Westside Boys & Girls Club in

Costa Mesa. The winner will receive free food at Wingnuts for a year.

Submissions will be judged based on originality, unique use of

flavor, most outrageous ingredients and best overall flavor. Recipes

should be submitted to Frank Groff Inc. by Monday. They can be

e-mailed to, faxed to (562) 438-1188 or

mailed to Wingnuts 31st Flavor Contest, c/o Frank Groff Inc., 3730 E.

Broadway, Second Floor, Long Beach, CA 90803.

The top five finalists will bring samples of their flavor

creations to the Costa Mesa Wingnuts, 3030 Harbor Blvd., on Aug. 28

for a cook-off, when the winner will be selected by a panel of


For more information, call (714) 434-7700.

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