1. Don't forget! Newport Beach residents will receive a test call message from AlertOC, a county-wide emergency notification
system, on Tuesday, Sept. 24 starting at 10 a.m. For more information about the AlertOC mass notification 60 second test call email email@example.com or call 949-644-3112.
2. Anyone who donates blood today at Hoag Blood Donor Services will receive a $20 gift card from Newport Landing Restaurant in Newport Beach. Donate blood at Hoag Blood Donor Services, 510 Superior Ave., Suite 130. To make an appointment call 949-764-5621.
3. The Newport Beach City Council will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 24. Read the agenda here.
4. On Friday, Sept. 27 from 1-2:30 p.m., the OASIS Senior Center will host a free Big Band Music Seminar. Ken Jensen, a former Big Band musician, will give a presentation about the music and the artists of the Big Band Era. The seminar will be held at 801 Narcissus Ave. in Corona del Mar.
5. Today will be mostly sunny, with highs of 75-80 near the coast, and 88-93 inland, according to the National Weather Service.