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New York Yacht Club 2022 Queen's Cup

Newport, RI July 17

The Queen's Cup will be run on July 17 off Newport, R.I and will include one spinnaker class for ORC yachts with a CDL of 10.5 or greater. The Queen's Cup has a unique starting system in that each yacht may start within a 2-minute window of the starting gun and their actual… SEE MORE

Family Fun: Waterfront Festival Randall's Island

City Island, NY July 30 @ 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for our annual Waterfront Festival and enjoy games, nature crafts, face painting, and science learning, including bubbles with Bubbledad, as well as a live performance by Arm-of-the-Sea Theater, starting at 1 PM. SEE MORE

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9 Steps You Can Take To Mitigate Flooding

7/1/2022 by Editor

By Lily Cao Flooding is a significant problem for buildings all around the world, including architectural treasures like the Farnsworth House that have been plagued by the issue time and time again. In particular, one-third of the entire continental U.S. are at risk of flooding this spring, especially the Northern… SEE MORE

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July: High Season for Whale Watching in NYC

7/1/2022 by Editor

By Rove.me Whales have been rarely seen in New York City waters until 2011, but in recent years the whale population in the Big Apple water has been booming. More than 300 cetaceans have been spotted in just one year. All thanks to a better quality of water in the… SEE MORE

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July 4th Forecast: Typical Summer Weather

6/30/2022 by Editor

By NOAA. If you are wondering how the weather forecast is shaping up in your area for the upcoming Fourth of July weekend, you’ve come to the right place. Typical summer weather is expected for much of the U.S. with scattered showers and thunderstorms from parts of the Southwest to… SEE MORE

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Full Thunder Moon in July

6/28/2022 by Editor

By moongiant.com July’s full moon is called the Full Thunder Moon, after the frequent thunderstorms that roll in during early summer. Thunderstorms are more likely to form in humid environments during summer because of the moist, hot air rising from the ground to the higher, colder parts of our atmosphere.… SEE MORE