Lord and Lady Boxwood arrived to the delight of guests at the 20th anniversary of The Newport Flower Show at Rosecliff, which broke attendance records
and featured beautiful and elegant displays, food and wine, and opulence worthy of old Newport. Were you Seen? Full coverage coming up on Newport Seen.
Watch for our preview of the fabulous Yacht Rendezvous, and the 2015 Coaching Weekend.
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Wheel of Fortune Brings Lady Luck to Star Kids Soirée
The spinning wheel at Canfield House in Newport was an irresistible draw for the guests at this year's Star Kids "Lucky 13" Soirée fundraiser, which held all the hypnotic allure of an evening in Las Vegas--without the travel!Hundreds of guests joined an ebullient, crowded and joyous evening of lucky chances and the opportunity to provide scholarship and mentoring assistance for deserving children of our area who are in need. ... more »
Men Who Make A Difference 2015 Honored by WRC
The annual "Men Who Make a Difference" ceremonies, dinner and dance, sponsored by The Women's Resource Center of Newport & Bristol Counties, dedicated to the prevention of domestic violence and aid to its victims, honors the men in the community who work actively aid their efforts, and their cause. The number of honorees swelled this year to 20 gentlemen from various arenas, all contributors to health and community enrichment.
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A "Racy" Derby Party for Big Brothers and Sisters
Off to the races, (the Kentucky Derby) to be exact, when Every year the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) put together a truly outstanding fundraising gala, funding programs for over 500 childred. The event was hosted at the Hyatt Regency on Goat Island, with themed rooms
for mint juleps and bidding.All the guests came dressed for the Derby theme and looked amazingly "Louisville" for the event. ... more »
Island Moving Company Previews New Ballet at Private Reception
Taking its text from the Bible, a three dancer ballet excerpt from Sinfonia premiered at the Bellevue Avenue home of IMC Board member Ellen Barnes recently, while Dominique Alfandre, Executive Director of Island Moving Company, welcomed the chic afternoon crowd, and gave an update on the Company's recent appearances and travels, and announced a prestigious award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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