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A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

What's new at Patch, and what's coming.

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Obituary: Georgia Gianarakos "Gee Gee" Young

Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, July, 29, 2014
Looking to Stop Skid, Gulls Sweep Doubleheader

Looking to Stop Skid, Gulls Sweep Doubleheader

Finally, some momentum for the Newport Gulls, who entered Monday's doubleheader against the Pilgrims with a three-run losing streak.

Bank of America's Museums on Us August 2-3

Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders can enjoy National Museum Month with free admission this weekend.

Movies on the Rocks: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Movies on the Rocks: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Dusk (approximately 8:15 pm) American Realty Capital presents Harry Potter
Movies on the Rocks: Jaws

Movies on the Rocks: Jaws

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Dusk (approximately 8:15 pm) American Realty Capital presents Jaws
Plan For Full Day & Night of Positive Island Vibrations At Upcoming 2014 Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival

Plan For Full Day & Night of Positive Island Vibrations At Upcoming 2014 Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival

The 5th Annual Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival, to take place on Saturday, August 9th from Noon to 10:00 p.m.

Gulls to Honor Mark Weed July 30

The Mark Weed Memorial Scholarship Fund will be replenished at an important Newport Gulls home game on Wednesday, July 30.
van Beuren Talk to Address Future of Historic Cities

van Beuren Talk to Address Future of Historic Cities

The event on Aug. 15 is free and open to the public.
1,000 Bike to Folk Fest

1,000 Bike to Folk Fest

One tenth of the attendees of the Newport Folk Festival took to bikes over the weekend, said Bike Newport.
Hip Hop & Urban Jazz Dance - Off The Curb Dance Troupe - Monday July 28th

Hip Hop & Urban Jazz Dance - Off The Curb Dance Troupe - Monday July 28th

SHOW: Monday, July 28th 7:30p at Jane Pickens Theater - World renown dance, Off The Curb w/Founder and Artistic Director, Jackie Henderson
Final Cliff Walk Section Opens Saturday

Final Cliff Walk Section Opens Saturday

It's finally done! Repairs to the Newport Cliff Walk after Superstorm Sandy in 2012 caused major damage are completed once and for all.
Your Guide to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival

Your Guide to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival

We've compiled just some of what you need to know about the Folk Festival, which begins tonight at Fort Adams State Park in Newport.

Community Update

East Bay Community Action Preschools Earn BrightStars Rating

East Bay Community Action Preschools Earn BrightStars Rating

The Head Start program received quality ratings for the schools operating in Newport, Tiverton, Warren and East Providence and it sends a message to parents that the schools don't just meet,
OP ED: Casino Economic Impact has a Dark Side

OP ED: Casino Economic Impact has a Dark Side

Studies have shown that more that $5 billion is lost each year to gambling addiction, while another $40 billion is spent on social services and creditor losses.