Michael Slein, President of the Board of Directors for The Museum of Newport Irish History, stopped by The Open Forum today from 12:30pm  to 1:40pm to discuss Newport’s Irish history, Newport Irish Heritage Month and all that’s happening and new at The Museum of Newport Irish History.

The Museum of Newport Irish History is located at 648 Thames Street and online at www.newportirishhistory.org.

Bill & Karen Cardinal, the 2016 Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Marshalls, called into the program at 1:30pm and discussed the honor of leading the 60th Annual Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 12th.

Listen: 12:30pm – 1pm

http://wadk.com/assets/podcaster/459/2016_03_03_459_42526_4013.mp3

Listen 1pm – 2pm

http://wadk.com/assets/podcaster/459/2016_03_03_459_42525_4013.mp3

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).