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Archives for May 4, 2017

National Taco Day Newport RI

What’s Happening on Cinco de Mayo in Newport

Cinco de Mayo is here and everyone is searching for the best local events to celebrate the day with a party and a margarita. This year Newport is hosting some fun ways for everyone to enjoy Cinco de Mayo, with beautiful waterfront venues, high-quality restaurants, outdoor celebrations, and unique experiences! History Lesson: Cinco de Mayo (or the fifth

Newport County Young Life “Friend Raising” a Great Success

The EFC Newport 2017 Year of Care program has completed two months of active “friend raising” and volunteering for the Newport County Young Life organization.  Over the course of the past eight weeks volunteers completed a variety of service acts for this multicultural ministry that focuses on at-risk/pregnant high school-aged girls. From the several “Bibs

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Newport Opera House Theater Will Celebrate the Past, Present & Future of Washington Square on Friday

On Friday, May 5th at 8:30 pm, the Newport Opera House Theater and Performing Arts Center will celebrate the history and future of Washington Square with a special event for the benefit of the public in Newport’s Washington Square. The event will feature music, remarks from City officials, representatives of the Opera House Theater and

People’s Credit Union Donates to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Through Fundraiser

People’s Credit Union recently donated $2,449 to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The funds were raised through a combination of People’s Credit Union employee and member donations, bake sales at each branch location and a spring themed raffle held throughout the month of March in the Credit Union’s Portsmouth branch, which has been the top