Saturday, February 17, 2018



The Preservation Society held its annual Palm Beach soirée for members,, supporters and Board members  at a beautiful Tarpon Cove home in Palm Beach,  celebrating the gains and events of 2017.


Coming up: The prestigious Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antiques Show promised millions of dollars of fine jewelry, as well as art, furniture and exquisite antiques. Newport Seen was on the scene.


"July and August are hardly the months to start working your way through the works of Germanic philosophers. Save Hegel, Heidegger, and Husserl for the bleaker days of February"


-- Michael Dirda



Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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My favourite poem is the one that starts 'Thirty days hath September' because it actually tells you something. Groucho Marx
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Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon. C. Day Lewis
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"Newport Seen is a window on a very special world."--
            -  Michael Gross, author, Unreal Estate, Rogue's Gallery, 740 Park Avenue, and Focus 


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Seen In Newport

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Smooth Sailing Down to Palm Beach: The Preservation Society’s January Soirée

As members, Board members and officials oohed and aahed over the Moorish-Spanish architecture of the very special waterfront house at Tarpon Cove, Palm Beach, the Preservation Society of Newport detailed the activities and successes of 2017 to the NewPalmers. ... more »

Darrell West Expounds on Trump Presidency at Newport Art Museum


Darrell West, the respected head of Governance Studies at Washington's Brookings Institute and author, spoke with humor and knowledge on the first year of the Trump Presidency at the opening lecture of the Newport Art Museum's Winter Lecture Series. ... more »

Newport Opera House Coming Alive with New Artists, Acts and Diversity

There's more than opera going on at The Newport Theater and Performing Arts Center. At the anniversary party of the 150th year of its first performance, The Opera House previewed the variety of arts and artists  that will perform on its renovated stage.
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Exquisite Tableau at Preservation Society’s 2017 Christmas Dinner Dance

A night wholly devoted to Christmas tradition, friendship, dining and dancing, the Preservation Society's Christmas Dinner Dance honored the historic tradition of The Breakers, and drew hundreds of guests.

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Raising the R.O.O.F. for the Newport Historical Society

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A Pastiche of Parties Gladden Newport's Holidays

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"Tuns" of Fun, and Barrels of Laughs at Bellevue Wine & Spirits Holiday Wine Tasting

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