Thursday, October 19, 2017

 

The Wine & Food Festival of the  Preservation Society is an international gustatory star event, this year focusing on Newport and Rhode Island guest chefs, who shared their secrets in demonstrations at "The Grand Tastings".  The Chinese Tea House at Marble House was opened for VIP guests, and the special dinners and events were sublime.

 

Coming up on Newport Seen:  PBS's "Antiques Roadshow" brings its experts  to Rosecliff, the 2017 Induction ceremony at the Tennis Hall of FameAn Opera House Soirée at Swanhurst, and Bing West answers the question "Did we win the war?" 

 

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. Albert Camus
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"Autumn is a Second Spring, where every leaf is a flower"

                                                                    

                                                                              -- Albert Camus

 

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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Lights, Camera, Antiques! PBS’ “Antiques Roadshow” Comes to Newport

Robert from Cape Cod with a rare
Bobby 
Kennedy poster

 

Let it rain, the appraisals poured, as PBS' popular "Antiques Roadshow" came to Rosecliff  with its cadre of 20 experts to appraise treasures. ... more »


Expert on the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Fascinates Audience at The Redwood Library

 

The turbulent romance of The Duke and Duchess of Windsor is recalled by  a contemporary relationship, as the world watches Prince Harry and the actress Megan Markle.  The Windsors' history was made vivid at The Redwood Library by expert and author René Silvin.

 

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Car as Carriage, Conveyance, Sculpture, Work of Art, Batmobile and Heart’s Desire

 

Hot cars, fast women, flappers and Dons -- they were all Seen at the fabulous "Happy Days Are Here Again" party celebrating the end of Prohibition, thrown by the Audrain Automobile Museum and hosting former Tonight Show star and car collector Jay Leno.

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Baby Steps, Early Childhood Program, Holds Fundraiser at Newport’s Chinese Tea House

 

Citing the old maxim "as the twig is bent, so the tree inclines", the importantearly education organization Baby Steps celebrated its successes and programs at the Chinese Tea House at Newport's Marble House.

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Past Headlines

Redwood Library Garden Party Honors Its Noble Traditions

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"Indigo Isle" Sails Into Bowen's Wharf

Will DeYoung ... more »

NOT waiting for the Paint to Dry at Newport Art Museum’s “Wet Paint”

Brooke Roberts, Victoria R ... more »

 

 



 

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