Eight Bells for King Cruger

It is with deep regret that I am writing to inform you of the passing of long time Newport Yacht Club member, J. King Cruger.  King passed away in Naples, Florida on March 15, 2021.  A celebration and sharing of his life is being planned for this fall. On behalf of the members of Newport… Read more »

March 2021 Burgee

This issue of the Burgee provides important news about key Float and Dock dates, Junior Sailing, Offshore Racing and more. Spring is just about here!

Eight Bells for LARRY McCARVER

We sadly announce the passing of loving and devoted husband, father, friend and fellow Club member Larry McCarver on February 6th, 2021. The family asks you to celebrate Larry’s life by loving your family with all your heart; enjoying breakfast at your local diner; rooting for Bucknell University wrestlers; sipping a glass of wine as… Read more »

February 2021 Burgee

This month’s Burgee provides important updates from the Commodore and Committees, shares key dates and honors the memories of members who have passed.

Eight Bells for Jon Heon

Jon Heon passed away from complications of a stroke on January 26, 2021. He was 66 years old. Jon was born in Hartford, Ct. and raised in south Florida. As a young man he sailed his catboat into Newport Harbor and found his true home.  A meticulous woodworker and boat builder driven by his passion… Read more »

January 2021 Burgee

This month’s Burgee provides reports from the Commodore and others about what is in store for 2021. Some important events and milestone dates for the year ahead are shared.

December 2020 Burgee

This month’s Burgee sends best wishes your way for the holiday season and provides important updates about the Club calendar and activities!

November 2020 Burgee

This issue has important news about the proposed 2021 budget and budget voting process. Also, vital information about everyone doing their part to keep the Club open and safe!

October 2020 Burgee

This issue introduces new flag officers and committee chairs. Race winners are announced, and winter season information is shared.