Over the past few months there has been much discussion as to where the National Sailing Hall of Fame should reside. This past Tuesday the board of directors of the Sailing Hall voted to relocate from Annapolis, MD to Newport, RI.
NEWPORT – All board members were on a teleconference call for 1 hour and 45 minutes during which members asked questions before the vote, Gary Jobson, the hall of fame’s executive director, told The Daily News soon after the vote.
The Newport City Council approved on Aug. 8 a purchase-and-sales agreement to sell most of the Armory on lower Thames Street to the Sailing Hall of Fame. Read More