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Best of Newport Buzz: February 22nd – February 28th

In case you missed anything and wanted to catch up on the news and what’s buzzing around Newport, RI, here are our top stories from the past week.

10 – COUNCILMAN JUSTIN MCLAUGHLIN RESIGNS FROM NEWPORT CITY COUNCIL

Newport City Councilman Justin McLaughlin

9 – CALENDAR: 39TH ANNUAL NEWPORT IRISH HERITAGE MONTH – MARCH 2016

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8 – ALRIGHT, FINE. HERE’S THE VIDEO OF LINDSEY VONN DOING PULL-UPS WEARING ONLY BODY PAINT!

Lindsey Vonn pullups

7 – PAUL GORDON, A NATIVE NEWPORTER AND MEMBER OF THE B52’S, HAS PASSED AWAY

Paul Gordon

6 – STEPHEN COLBERT PERFORMS ‘BLISTER IN THE SUN’ WITH VIOLENT FEMMES AND HE ABSOLUTELY NAILS IT!

Stephen Colbert Violent Femmes

5 – ‘THE DISCOVERY’ STARRING ROONEY MARA AND NICHOLAS HOULT TO SHOOT IN NEWPORT THIS SPRING!

Nicholas Hoult and Rooney Mara Newport RI

4 – TRAVEL CHANNEL HIGHLIGHTS FLO’S, HAVEN BROS, CHAMPLIN’S & MORE

Flos newport RI

3 – VIDEO: ROB GRONKOWSKI OFFERS COUPLE $10K TO ‘BANG IN FRONT OF EVERYBODY’ ON CRUISE SHIP

Gronk Party Cruise

2 – RIP, CHARLES “CHUCK” S. BAILEY

Charles Chuck Bailey Obituary

1 – HUGE FIRE DESTROYS DREXEL ESTATE ON BELLEVUE AVENUE

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