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What'sUpNewp Newsletter: May 1st

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May 1 · Issue #361 · View online
What's Up Newp Newsletter
Your locally-owned, independent source for what’s up in Newport, R.I.

The Latest From What'sUpNewp
Movie Director Michael Corrente coming to Newport tonight for 20th Anniversary Screening of ‘Outside Providence’
Metered Parking, Residential Sticker Parking, and Paid Public Parking Lots return today
35+ things to do in Newport this week: April 30 – May 6th
Where to find live music and entertainment this week: April 30 – May 6
Norman Bird Sanctuary Summer Camp seeks Teacher/Naturalists for 60th Anniversary Year
WhatsUp at the Movies: Review of Avengers: Endgame
Dates announced for 2019 Main Street Strolls in East Greewnich; Artists, musicians wanted
Newport Notes & Newswire
  • Workshop Tonight: City Councilors will be meeting for their final budget workshop tonight, with a presentation from the City’s Department of Utilities. Workshop announced on Facebook.
  • Busy Weekend Ahead: The Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo are on tap for this weekend and will be celebrated across Rhode Island (and in some cases, the world). The weekend will also see the re-scheduled Driving Miss Daffodil Days Parade, Cars & Coffee at Fort Adams, Spring Fling at Newport Vineyards, and much more. Full round-up here.
  • Ignore The Click Bait/Slideshows Out There: It was one year ago this week that Carpionato Group purchased the Newport Grand Property. Here’s what they told us then that they hope to do with the property. Newport Grand closes in August and vacated the property in the fall, construction is expected to start soon.
Rogers High School library will be used for district offices [NDN] Teachers at Rogers High School are concerned about the pending loss of the school’s Library and Media Center to school administration offices, which will be moving into the space at the end of the school year.
Your Cost to Visit the Best Winery in Every State [Yahoo] Newport Vineyards mentions/considered the best.
Local Obituaries: Robert Silva
On Tap For Today
  • Today - Cloudy, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
  • Tonight - A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Today - E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming se this afternoon. Waves around 2 ft.
  • Tonight - Se winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Patchy fog. Showers likely
  • Coastal water temperature is 46.9°F.
Sun, Moon, & Tide
  • Sunrise at 5:42 am and sunset will be at 7:43 pm. 14 hours of sun.
  • High tide: 6:17 am & 6:37 pm. Low tide: 11:51 am.
  • The lunar phase will be a Waning Crescent. Moon age is 26 days, lighting is 15%.
Things To Do & Event Calendar
We'll See You Out There!
See you tonight at the JPT!
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