After more than 10 years of planning and work, The Preservation Society of Newport County was joined by nearly 600 supporters for a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the opening of its new Welcome Center at The Breakers on Thursday.
The following op-ed was written by Rep. Lauren Carson - Technology development keeps changing everyday life in ways that were unforeseeable only a few years ago. A decade ago, probably few people would have believed that our economy would soon be changed by apps that would let you hail a cab online, or websites that would crowdsource funding for entrepreneurs or charitable causes…
(Photo: Leg 10, from Cardiff to Gothenburg, arrivals. 14 June, 2018. Ainhoa Sanchez/Volvo Ocean Race) Skipper Bouwe Bekking led his team to a win in Leg 10 of the Volvo Ocean Race over Xabi Fernández’s MAPFRE squad, who claimed second place, less than two-minutes behind.
New York Yacht Club American Magic (“American Magic”), the U.S. sailing team challenging for the 36th America’s Cup, announced plans on Thursday via a press release to open a dedicated construction facility and build a pair of state-of-the-art racing boats in Bristol, Rhode Island.
As summer’s arrival is just around the corner, new and renovated businesses throughout Newport and its surrounding coastal communities stand ready to make a memorable first impression on visitors and residents alike.
(Photo: Newport String Project student musician’s Tree Path Project, featuring violins and musical notes) The Tree Path Project, a collaborative art-making project between the Women’s Resource Center, Newport Health Equity Zone,Salve Regina University and the Newport Art Museum will be on display and celebrating ideas of hope and community through Thursday, June 21.
Today - Isolated showers between 8am and 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 6 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph
Tonight - Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Today -E winds around 5 kt. Waves around 2 ft. Isolated showers this morning.
Tonight -S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SW after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
Coastal Water Temperature - 59.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
Sunrise: 5:11 am | Sunset: 8:21 pm
Low tide at 3:22 am & 3:03 pm
High tide at 9:44 am & 10:06 pm
Moon: Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 1 days, lighting is 2%