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Newport Beach in the Rearview Mirror

Hosted by William Lobdell

A look back at the events and people—famous and forgotten—that shaped Newport Beach. Follow on Instagram (newport_in_the_rearview_mirror) and Facebook (@NewportInTheRearviewMirror).
Episodes
23: The 20 Worst Ideas in Newport Beach History (Part 2)August 12, 2022 Episode artwork 22: The 20 Worst Ideas in Newport Beach History (Part 1)July 29, 2022 Episode artwork 21: How Newport Beach Became the Kitty Hawk/Woodstock of Hang GlidingJuly 14, 2022 Episode artwork 20: Pop Quiz on Newport History, Bridges EditionJune 09, 2022 Episode artwork 19: The Seven Architectural Wonders of Newport BeachApril 05, 2022 Episode artwork 18: The Dirty Old Wedge: The World's Most Dangerous Bodysurfing WaveMarch 01, 2022 Episode artwork 17: Pop Quiz on Newport History, Origins Edition (Part 2)January 07, 2022 Episode artwork 16: Pop Quiz on Newport History, Origins Edition (Part 1) December 24, 2021 Episode artwork 15: The Coastal Freeway: A PostscriptNovember 30, 2021 Episode artwork 14: The Coastal Freeway: A Concrete Monster Almost Unleashed on Newport November 13, 2021 Episode artwork 13: Dora Hill: Newport's First Female Mayor, Greatest Reformer and Killer of Bal WeekSeptember 01, 2021 Episode artwork 12: Pop Quiz on Newport Beach History (v4)August 05, 2021 Episode artwork 11: Newport Nuggets: Three Short Stories Lost to HistoryJuly 01, 2021 Episode artwork 10: The Ferry Godfather: The Legend of Joe Beek and the Balboa Island FerryJune 10, 2021 Episode artwork 9: Pop Quiz on Newport Beach History (v3)May 13, 2021 Episode artwork 8: How David Slayed Goliath and Saved Upper Newport BayMay 04, 2021 Episode artwork 7: Fisherman Pete and Newport's First Murder (1896)April 06, 2021 Episode artwork 6: Pop Quiz on Newport Beach History (v2)March 19, 2021 Episode artwork 5: The Day They Tried to Wipeout the WedgeMarch 12, 2021 Episode artwork 4: Where the Buffalo Roamed in Newport BeachMarch 04, 2021 Episode artwork 3: Pop Quiz on Newport History (v1)February 17, 2021 Episode artwork 2: Newport Beach's Greatest StorytellerFebruary 02, 2021 Episode artwork 1: Killer Whale Captured Alive in Newport Harbor!January 21, 2021 Episode artwork