1. The City of Newport Beach held a party today to celebrate the opening of the Civic Center complex and park; read our story here.
2. Longtime Corona del Mar resident Michael Toerge announced this week plans to run for City Council in November 2014; read our story here.
3. The OC Marathon takes place Sunday, with Fashion Island as the starting line and the race course leading the runners through Corona del Mar as they get underway. For information on road closures and parking restrictions, read our early story here.
4. The Corona del Mar Farmers market is in the clear with county health inspectors following summertime issues with dogs; read our story here.
5. A thief nabbed more than $40,000 in jewelry from a Corona del Mar home; read out story here.