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What's Up In Newport Today: July 9th

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Good Morning,
Love fireworks? If you do, August could be shaping up nicely for you. The City of Newport will review and vote on applications for private fireworks displays this week. If approved, we’d have fireworks on August 17th, 21st, and 24th.
The New York Times reports on the impact climate change, rising seas are having on The Point neighborhood- ‘We Cannot Save Everything’: A Historic Neighborhood Confronts Rising Seas
Norway’s Ambassador to the U.S. was tweeting about a boat in Jamestown Harbor yesterday.
Rockwell Amusements & Promotions will make use of the vacant Newport Grand property this week as it hosts the Newport YMCA Carnival July 9th - 14th.
~ Ryan

Weather Forecast
  • Today -Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
  • Tonight -Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Marine Forecast
  • Today -NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S in the afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
  • Tonight -SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
  • Current water temperature in Newport is 63.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
  • Sunrise at 5:20 am and sunset will be at 8:21 pm. 15 hours of sun.
  • High tide: 1:45 am 2:22 pm. Low Tide: 7:35 am 8:48 pm.
  • Lunar Phase: First Quarter Moon. Age is 7 days, lighting is 45%.
The Latest From What'sUpNewp & What'sUpRI
What’s up in Newport this week: Things to do, live music and entertainment (July 8 – 15)
Gulls comeback falls short to SteepleCats
Music On The Lawn returns to St. John’s for six performances this summer
13 free weekly outdoor music/movie series’ to enjoy this summer (Updated)
One More Once: George Wein to perform at Bridgefest concert at Fort Adams
WalletHub Study: Rhode Island is ‘worst state to start a business’ in 2019
Gulls to host Mark Weed Memorial Night on July 12th
Schedule: Public, private Firework Displays that will light up the Newport sky in 2019 (Updated)
Concert Review and Photos: The Rolling Stones – Rock and Roll for the Ages
Providence Restaurant Week returns July 7th – 20th
Join Sail Newport and Try Sailing this summer!
  • ‘We Cannot Save Everything’: A Historic Neighborhood Confronts Rising Seas (New York Times)
  • Newport man charged after allegedly shooting teen with airsoft gun (NDN)
  • Suspect in Newport pellet gun, knife attack held without bail (WPRI)
Local Obituaries
Happening Out There
Things To Do
City Calendar
Cruise Ship Schedule
  1. Thursday, July 11 - American Star (Capacity: 100 passengers, 26 crew)
  2. Sunday, July 14th - American Constellation (Capacity: 175 passengers)
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Until Next Time...We'll See You Out There!
Newport Kite Festival returns this weekend!
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