Please note that all polo matches begin at 4PM in Sept.  Entry Gates open at Noon. ALEX AND ANI Pavilion opens at 2PM. Vendors open at 2:30PM.

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Trade Secrets

January

Date:    Wednesday, January 6, 2016

 

There will be plenty of high-flying action this season with the return of Lufthansa as a 2016 sponsor of the Newport International Polo Series. 

Lufthansa’s return will be highlighted by the Lufthansa Cup on Saturday, June 11, featuring Team Lufthansa, represented by Newport, taking on a top regional rival.  Until then, visit Lufthansa at www.lufthansa.com.

Lufthansa is a global airline leader, connecting travelers from 16 U.S. cities to over 400 destinations in more than 90 countries around the world.  Whether you fancy a polo match right outside Newport or a vacation in Bangkok, Lufthansa would be honored to fly you there in comfort and style.

On January 12thNBC 10 proudly joins Citizens Bank in recognizing The Genesis Center as a Champion in Action.  The Genesis Center helps provide job training by working with local companies to identify employee skills they need, then preparing low-income people in those skills.

Citizens Bank awarded the center $35,000 and NBC 10 will introduce the Genesis Center to our viewers through news stories done by Mario Hilario, as well as through a PSA campaign to air on WJAR NBC 10, MeTV Providence and Ocean State Network. More information at www.gencenter.org 

www.TurnTo10.com

The Candy Store at Clarke Cooke House made a podium finish in the annual contest to find the World’s Best Yachting Bar.  Ranking 3rd, the Candy Store is a legendary haunt of America’s Cup contenders, with open air appeal, over-looking Newport harbor. Stop by the historic location at One Bannister’s Wharf for cocktails, or an evening of fine dining.  Open 365 nights per year.

www.bannistersnewport.com

ALEX AND ANI, Cox Communications, Hyatt Regency Newport, Discover Newport, and the International Tennis Hall of Fame recently joined over 35 corporate sponsor to bring back the Newport Skating Center at 4 Commercial Wharf, Newport RI. Visit http://www.newportskatingcenter.com/ for hours, admission information, special events and more.

ALEX AND ANI is partnering through design with the renewed White House initiative, Let Girls Learn.  The global effort, led by First Lady, Michelle Obama, aims to help end the global education crisis that leaves more than 62 million girls world-wide without schooling.  Let Girls Learn is set to launch this spring in 11 nations, including Albania, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Georgia, Ghana, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Togo, and Uganda. More information is at https://www.whitehouse.gov/letgirlslearn.

The new year has begun brilliantly for Balfour Beatty Communities, honored with a number of prestigious national real estate industry awards and recognitions this month. 

It earned the 2015 Multifamily Real Estate Award for Customer Service Excellence from the results of a year-end customer satisfaction survey of military housing residents across the country, which acknowledges industry elite as it relates to customer service within multifamily property management. Read the full story here

Balfour Beatty Communities was also honored with six Professional Housing Management Association (PHMA) Awards for 2015. The annual awards program recognizes the outstanding achievements of those who support the housing needs of military members of the Armed Services.  Read the full story here.

It is more than the luxury accommodations in a state of the art hotel, sweeping views of Newport Harbor and the downtown location that makes opening the door to your room at Forty 1° North an occasion.  It starts with the key. Created by famed jewelry designer, Steven Lagos, the room keys at Forty 1° North recently made #1 in Conde Nast Traveler’s 9 Best Hotel Keys in the World.  Unlock your Newport getaway at www.41north.com.

Rockstar Limo has added the 2016 Cadillac Escalade and 2016 Chrysler 300 to its fleet of stretch luxury limousines for bridal event bookings.  Meet representatives from Rockstar Limo at upcoming wedding shows around RI, to see their entire fleet and book yours.   (888) 725-7871 www.rockstarlimo.net

For a live glimpse of Newport harbor anytime, see Narragansett Bay and the beautiful East Passage overlooking Fort Adams, from Hyatt Regency Newport's rooftop webcams, featured regularly in NBC-10's weather reports. 

Narragansett Bay

East Passage & Fort Adams

www.newport.hyatt.com