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Jane Pickens Theater Will Host 3 Special Screenings of Holiday Classics in December

Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center will host three special screenings of holiday classics this December. On Sunday, December 13th at 1:00 p.m.; Memorial Funeral Home will sponsor a free movie screening of Elf. During the holiday season – and this year in particular – more families than ever are seeking help from local soup

Casting Call for Holiday Hair

Photographer Marial Maher (via Visual Manor) is hosting an online casting call for young men and women between the ages of 18 and 35 in the Rhode Island area. The online casting is to find optimistic models (absolutely no experience necessary) to collaborate for a collection of photographs showcasing ‘holiday hair’ by Kelsey Morgan (via Curl Up

The 20 Best Things To Do In and Around Newport This December

Photo via Preservation Society of Newport County There’s Christmas In Newport, Holidays By The Sea and dozens of other events happening throughout Newport to celebrate the holidays this December. What’sUpNewp has gone throughout countless websites, Facebook, press releases and combined multiple calendars to curate the most thorough and complete Christmas and Holiday Calendar you can find.

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The 12 Most-Read Newport Stories of November 2015

Here are the twelve most popular and most read What’sUpNewp stories that got you and everyone else talking in November! Interesting Fact – Even with a very small team, What’sUpNewp was the first to break and bring you the news of at least 50% of these stories before any other media outlet. Thank you to the 35,000 people

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45th Annual ‘Christmas in Newport’ Set to Kickoff on Tuesday in Washington Square

Christmas In Newport, a city-wide celebration fostering the historic traditions of the holiday season, will kickoff their 45th season on Tuesday, December 1st. With a volunteer base numbering 1500, the non-profit organization, Christmas in Newport, raises thousands of dollars for charity each year. In keeping with the true spirit of the season, any event listed

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Newport News Headlines (Nov. 30)

Here’s a roundup of the latest news headlines that are relevant to what’s happening, new and to do around Newport, RI. Newport, RI News Headlines (Nov. 30) [wp-rss-aggregator]

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Newport Skiathos Club will host a Holiday Pancake Breakfast Celebration on December 5th

The Newport Skiathos Club will host a pancake breakfast on Saturday, December 5th from 9:30 to 11 am in the hall of St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church.  In addition to pancakes, sausage and fresh fruit, the event will feature a performance by the Very Merry Dickens Carolers from 10 to 10:30 and a performance via Skype by the Women’s Society of

Alex & Ani Founder Purchases 282 Thames Street for $2.9 Million

Carolyn Rafaelian, Founder of Alex & Ani, continues to grow her footprint in Newport, RI. According to What’sUpNewp sources, the entrepreneur has purchased 282 Thames Street, a building that currently houses one of her Teas & Javas locations. The property was formerly known as People’s Cafe and served as People’s Credit Union. The property was sold by

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Newport News Headlines (Nov. 29)

Here’s a roundup of the latest news headlines that are relevant to what’s happening, new and to do around Newport, RI. Newport, RI News Headlines (Nov. 29) [wp-rss-aggregator]

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Newport News Headlines (Nov. 28)

Here’s a roundup of the latest news headlines that are relevant to what’s happening, new and to do around Newport, RI. Newport, RI News Headlines (Nov. 28) [wp-rss-aggregator]

Newport Harbor Illuminated Boat Parade

In Pictures: 2015 Newport Harbor Illuminated Boat Parade

The Newport Harbor Illuminated Boat Parade returned on November 27th, more than 20 boats traveled along the harbor and competed for best decorate in various categories. Hundreds of people lined Newport Harbor to watch the boats motor by and join in on the holiday spirit.   [View the story “2015 Newport Harbor Illuminated Boat Parade” on

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7 Things To Do in Newport on Black Friday

Stay away from the malls, shop and stay local and enjoy these great events on Black Friday! Black Friday with Brick Alley & Bourbon County Stout, November 27 between 5-7pm. Brick Alley Pub will be tapping their latest Goose Island Bourbon County Stout at Plumby’s. This event is annually anticipated across the nation, but has become a Newport

Bowen’s Wharf Block Party Promises to Fulfill Your Dining and Shopping Needs on Black Friday

This year’s countdown to Christmas kicks off November 27 with Bowen’s Wharf Holiday Block Party and the Annual Illuminated Boat Parade. All are invited to Bowen’s Wharf on Black Friday between 5pm – 8pm for their first annual Block Party, a free and family-friendly event. Bowens Wharf also offers exceptional views of the City of Newport’s Illuminated Boat Parade starting

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Morning News Headlines (Nov. 27)

Good Morning! Here’s a roundup of new headlines that have to do with what’s happening, new or to do in Newport, RI. Newport, RI Morning News Headlines After shark attack, RI surfer dreams of catching his next wave (PROJO) [wp-rss-aggregator]

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