Go to ...

Your source for what’s happening in Newport County and across RI

RSS Feed

October 18, 2018

Archives for October 2016

Newport Democratic City Committe: Vote for Democratic Team, You Will be Well-Served

The Newport Democratic City Committee has released the following Letter To The Editor endorsing democratic in national and local races. The views and opinions expressed within are not necessarily those of What’sUpNewp, our writers or our advertisers. Every election, for as long as I can remember, candidates say that this is the most important election

10 Most Popular Stories from October 2016

Wondering what the talk of the town was around Newport in October? While covering dozens of events and posting hundreds of stories in the month of October, it’s the news that’s unexpected, original and breaking news that saw the most traffic on www.whatsupnewp.com. More than 50,000 unique visitors made these posts the top 10 most-read stories in

Newport fall

City of Newport Hazard Mitigation Plan Approved by FEMA Pending Adoption

The City of Newport has announced that FEMA Region I has completed its review of the Newport, Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan and found it approvable pending adoption by the Newport City Council.  With this approval, the jurisdiction meets the local mitigation planning requirements under 44 CFR 201 pending the receipt by FEMA of the adoption documentation and

Local Business Owners to Host Inaugural Newport Holiday Stroll in December

Newport Holiday Stroll will offer free parking, complimentary gift wrapping, uniformed store hours, special events, in-store offers, special events and discounts at local restaurants. Every dollar that you, we and I spend at an independent business returns three times more money to the local economy than one spent at a chain, that’s the thought process behind

newportFILM to Host Screening of “Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing” on November 9th

Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing recounts the dramatic story of the April 2013 terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon through the emotional experiences of individuals whose lives were forever impacted. newportFILM will host a screening of the film, which is Directed by Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg, on November 9th at The Casino Theater in

representative carson

Representative Carson to be honored by R.I. Hospitality Association

The Rhode Island Hospitality Association is honoring Rep. Lauren H. Carson (D. Dist – 75, Newport) with its Hospitality Ambassador Award for her leadership in focusing the state’s tourism promotion efforts. The award is given annually to honor a person who has helped Rhode Island’s hospitality industry, and Representative Carson was chosen for her work establishing

The Beer Chick: Ale vs Lager

Ever wondered what the difference is between an Ale and a Lager? Most people think they’re similar but actually they’re very different. What is an Ale? When brewing an Ale, it uses yeast to be fermented at the top of the fermentation tank at high temperatures. An Ale usually takes up to eight days to be ferment and

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Suzi Nance

‘Boss Lady Of The Week’ Is A Weekly Column That Highlights Empowering, Entrepreneurial and Inspiring Females In Our Community Suzi Nance: President of Capitol Realty Company, Founder of Bring Peace Not Pain, Certified Hypnotherapist, Hypnotist, Peace Coach, Life Coach, Inspirational and Motivational Speaker, Mother, and Grandmother (and, breathe). She is no stranger to the life

Older Posts››