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Good Morning! Here’s the latest on what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI;

International Tennis Hall Of Fame Will Purchase Canfield House: The Canfield House Restaurant, one of the longest-running restaurants in Newport, will soon join the growing list of long-time restaurants that will permanently close in 2015. (What’sUpNewp)

Owners of Midtown Oyster Bar Purchase Rhumbline Restaurant: According to reports and records, the fate and future of Rhumbline Restaurant has become a little bit clearer. (What’sUpNewp)

5 Upcoming Beer and Wine Events You Shouldn’t Miss: There are plenty of great beer and wine events ahead to quench your thirst, make you smile and keep you full. (What’sUpNewp)

Twin River unveils preliminary plans for Tiverton complex that includes hotel: Twin River Management Group is proposing to build an 80,000-square-foot casino resembling the town’s public library, with an attached three-story 80-room hotel, for a site off Route 81. (PROJO)

Nation’s Chief Justices, Top Court Administrators Will Hold 2018 Annual Conference in Newport, RI: Newport will host the annual joint meeting of the Conference of Chief Justices and Conference of State Court Administrators in Newport in 2018, Supreme Court Chief Justice Paul A. Suttell announced today. (What’sUpNewp)

Domestic Violence Victim Tells Police Abuse is “OK”: Police charged a 38-year-old city man with domestic simple assault despite the victim’s assertions that everything was fine. (Patch)

New Pop-Up Shop Lands on Lower Thames Street: Ten Pounds of Feathers designer, Anne Jenkins has officially open her month long pop-up at 491 Thames Street, Newport, RI. (What’sUpNewp)

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