Trudy Coxe, CEO of the Preservation Society of Newport County, joined me on Monday for our monthly chat about all that’s happening, new and to do at the Newport Mansions and Preservation Society.

Pat Fernandez, Chairman of the Newport Flower Show, joined Trudy and I to chat about all that will be happening at Rosecliff for this year’s show.
Monty Burnham, the new Chairman of the Board of the Preservation Society of Newport County, stopped by to chat about what opportunities, obstacles and events are down the road for the Preservation Society.
Finally, Angela Moore called in to talk about her annual Angela Moore Fashion Show, that’s set to take place at Rosecliff on July 7th.

Listen to The Open Forum: 12:30pm to 1pm

Listen to The Open Forum: 1pm to 2pm

For more information on all of these events and the Preservation Society of Newport County, visit

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).