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All You Need To Know About The Newport Food Truck Festival This Weekend

This Saturday, the Newport Yachting Center is hosting the Newport Food Truck Festival.

Gates open at 11AM and close at 4PM

Tickets are only $5 (free for kids under 12) and you can buy them at the entrance of the Yachting Center. 81 more words

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Fancy Friday! - Pirates, Dolphins and Mermaids

Wowzers! It feels like an eternity since my last post, especially my last Fancy Friday! I honestly feel as though I have lived the equivalent of 5 summers jam packed into one. 510 more words


Making waves

Published in Cyprus Airways’ Apollo magazine, April 2009

For many people precious vacation time is a chance to learn new skills, make new friends and enjoy the sense of personal satisfaction that comes with achieving something that they may only have dreamed was possible. 730 more words


Sailing back to the simple life

Light brown, red and yellow leaves cartwheeled down the sides of the roads. Signs for pumpkin-spiced this and pumpkin-spiced that invaded the supermarket and there was a crisp bite to the air. 356 more words


On South African expats and the crab mentality

What I’ve learned in my (short) time spent working on yachts and living abroad is that there is no nation more competitive and demeaning of each other than us South Africans. 788 more words


No crew! No problem!

Over the years crew come and go. At the moment I am more used to ‘Go’. Trying to tell two new crew how to race can give you a headache and I always told myself to only introduce one person at a time. 314 more words


Volunteer Spotlight: Philip Scarborough

Process Innovation Sr. Manager,
Fidelity Investments

Philip last volunteered with Junior Achievement in spring of 2014 when he taught JA Finance Park Virtual to seniors at Terry Parker High School. 507 more words

juniorachievementusa reblogged this on Junior Achievement USA and commented:

Junior Achievement has the best volunteers!