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October 20, 2018

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Sail Newport Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony For New Mid-Park Marine Education and Recreation Center

State and local officials joined Sail Newport on Monday afternoon for a Groundbreaking Ceremony that will launch the construction of the new Mid-Park Marine Education and Recreation Center. Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed, RI DEM Director Janet Coit, Representative Marvin Abney, Representative Lauren Carson, Newport City Councilor Marco Camacho and Former Governor Lincoln Chafee were

Annual Sail For Hope Scheduled for October 15th

Sail Newport‘s Annual Sail For Hope event has been moved to October 15th. “The date was recently changed to augment the Newport Sailing Calendar without confilicting with other sailing events”, Sail Newport announced in a release on January 15th. Sail Newport expresses that they expect the event to offer the same awesome “last blast of the season”

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Senator Teresa Paiva Weed and DEM Director Janet Coit Receive Sail Newport Honor

(Photo via Sail Newport Facebook Page of Janet Coit accepting her reward)  Sail Newport, Rhode Island’s Public Sailing Center, presented their annual “President’s Award” recently to Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed and Rhode Island Dept. of Environmental Management (D.E.M.) Director Janet Coit.  Sail Newport Executive Director Brad Read announced the award winners at the

Sail Newport Adds New Director of Philanthropy

Sail Newport Executive Director Brad Read has announced the appointment of Carole Corriveau as the new director of philanthropy to help the non-profit organization’s future growth and philanthropic programs. Corriveau brings more than fifteen years of development experience to Sail Newport, with a focus on growing and transforming development programs for multiple non-profit organizations. “I have

Fort Adams

Sail Newport Will Celebrate Successful Year With a Party on September 26th

Sail Newport will hold a fundraising party on Saturday, September 26 starting 7 p.m.at Fort Adams State Park. The “Wow – What a Season!” event will celebrate Sail Newport’s highly successful year. Starting with the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover in May, their success continued throughout the summer with record-breaking regattas and sailing programs and the

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Sail Newport Announces Warrior Sailing Program and RI Red Cross Will Benefit From Annual Sail for Hope

 On the 14th anniversary of 9/11, Sail Newport announced today that the annual sailing event fundraiser started in the wake of the attacks on the U.S. is going strong and aiming to assist Rhode Island armed services families, enlisted military and veterans. After that tragic day in 2001, a few local sailors hurried to organize

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Google Earth Took Most Recent Satellite Images Of Newport at The Perfect Time

Google took new satellite imagery of Newport for Google Earth during a historic moment in the The City By The Sea’s history, during the 2015 Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover. Newport hosted the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover for the very first time from May 5 – 17th, 2015, the event was a great success and attracted