2018-05-17 / Senior Savvy

Annual Mayor’s Luncheon Held

Volunteers Honored


Mayor Harry Winthrop and Penny Fitch at the annual Mayor’s luncheon. Mayor Harry Winthrop and Penny Fitch at the annual Mayor’s luncheon. The Annual Mayor’s Luncheon held at the Atlantic Resort on May 10 kicked of this year’s Newport Senior Week. Mayor Harry Winthrop honored the 29 year-long volunteers serving the Edward King House Senior Center. The week of activities was established to ensure excellence in service, advocacy, and public policy for the very diverse population of senior citizens in Newport County.

The volunteers honored included: Penny Fitch, Phyllis and Tom Finn, Richard Adams, Barbara Peters, Anthony Regine, Trudy Duval, Lockett Ford Ballard Jr., Regina Slezak, Ruth Thumbtzen, Valerie Kalwak, Betsy Eyre, Ben Riggs, Ron and Johanna Becker, Hugo and Serafina DeAscentis, Trudy Conroy, Bob Nula, Frank Fowler, Sharon Mello, Julia Morgan, John Thompson, Debbi Winthrop, Hank Kniskern and Florence Archambault.

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