1. Harbor View Elementary School’s new principal will be Todd Schmidt, who currently is an assistant principal at Costa Mesa High School. The decision was announced the day after former principal Charlene Metoyer visited the school to say goodbye to parents, staff and students. Read our stories here and here.
2. Shore Cliffs will lose two coral trees along Evening Canyon Road because of disease and decay; read our story here.
3. The Irvine Terrace neighborhood will be permitted to store emergency supplies in the Irvine Terrace park; read our story here.
4. At a Monday meeting, the city’s Citizens Bicycle Safety Committee began plans for outreach on sharrows, which will be added along East Coast Highway in Corona del Mar later this month, and decided not to suggest changes to the city’s ghost bike policy; read our story here.
5. Corona del Mar High School’s bell schedule could change starting next year in order to create a time in the daily schedule for intervention and enrichment for students; read our story here.