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New England Patriots Players Will Visit Naval Station Newport on Saturday

For the second April in a row, New England Patriots players and alumni will visit the Naval War College in Newport, RI. Naval Station Newport's Morale, Welfare...

Great Chowder Cook Off to Feature Host of New Competitors

Newport Waterfront Events has announces that, in addition to past winners, a host of new competitors are ready to stir things up at its...

Rhode Island Launches ‘Most Advanced Recycling Solution and PSA Campaign in US History’

At a time when it's most needed in the U.S., the state of Rhode Island and the RI Resource Recovery Corporation are partnering with...

Mike Smith for State Senate District 13 Announces Campaign Leadership Team and May 23rd...

The following news release was written by Mike Smith For Senate, it has been published as submitted. Michael "Mike" Smith has announced today the formation...

Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas 11th Hour Racing Will Arrive in Newport on Friday...

Newport will welcome Charlie Enright (Bristol, RI) and Mark Towill (Hawaii) onboard Vestas 11th Hour Racing on Friday after their first transatlantic crossing on board...
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Don’t Break The Breakers: Online Petition Has Gathered Signatures from all 50 U.S. States

Friends of Newport Preservation announced via a press release on Thursday that they have supporters from coast to coast that are joining them in...

Newport Among 27 Finalists for 2017 All-America City Award

The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR Campaign) today announced the 2017 All-America City Award (AAC) finalists. Twenty-seven communities across the nation are poised to...
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25+ Things To Do This Weekend in Newport (April 28 – 30)

Here's what's happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI during this last weekend of April! You Might Also Like - This Weekend: Live...

This Weekend: Live Music and Entertainment Listings (April 28 – 30)

Here’s where to find your most complete listings for live music, comedy, karaoke and dancing this weekend in and around Newport, RI. You Might Also...

Rose Island Foundation Hosts Annual Meeting

The Rose Island Foundation Annual Meeting was a success with a turnout of over 65 attendees on Wednesday evening, including Foundation members, historical enthusiasts,...

Preservation Society Creates Beech Tree Nursery at Green Animals Topiary Garden

The Preservation Society of Newport County has established a beech tree nursery on the grounds of Green Animals Topiary Garden in Portsmouth, making an...

Newport Restoration Foundation Releases Spring Program Lineup

This year, Newport Restoration Foundation will offer public programming that focuses on the theme of nature, tying in with the 2017 special exhibition Nature...

Senator DiPalma Introduces Bill to Increase Wages for Developmentally Disabled Direct Care Workers

Sen. Louis P. DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Little Compton, Newport, Tiverton) and Rep. Teresa A. Tanzi (D-Dist. 34, Narragansett, South Kingstown) have introduced legislation...

Grassroots Donors Boost Senate Candidate Dawn Euer’s Fundraising to Over $20K in 33 days

The following was written by Dawn Euer for Senate, it has been published as submitted. Attorney Dawn Euer continues to build momentum in the race for State Senate in...

Rhody Squash Invites Community to Join Them For ‘Derby Day’ Fundraiser at Newport Vineyards

Hold your horses…! Rhody Squash players, families and volunteers invite members of the community to the annual Rhody Squash fund-raiser, which will be a...

Newport’s Unique ‘Poetry of the Wild’ Installation Exhibition will Launch Publicly on May 6

Community members who created public installations featuring their art and poetry will be featured at numerous locations on Aquidneck Island as part of the...

Child & Family and StyleWeek Northeast Announce Return of ‘Au Courant’ Benefit Event

Child & Family is pleased to announce that its signature benefit event, Au Courant, will return to the runway on Friday, June 16th at...

Obituary for Mrs. Betty J. Foss

Betty Jean (Westgate) Foss, 80, passed away on April 24, 2017 in Middletown, Rhode Island. She was born on October 22, 1936 in Portsmouth, New...

Obituary for Anna M. Parente

Anna M. (Marcello) Parente, 89, of Middletown and Palm Beach Gardens, FL, passed away, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at home. She was the wife...

2017 Marine Archaeology Public Training Offered

The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP) announces its 2017 classes, to be held in Warwick on May 13, 20, 27 and in Warren...

Representative Canario Introduces Bill to Exempt Fees for Elderly and Disabled State ID Cards

Rep. Dennis M. Canario (D-Dist. 71, Portsmouth, Little Compton, Tiverton) has introduced legislation (2017-H 6050) that would exempt the elderly and disabled people who...

City Council Approves @ The Deck’s Entertainment License Expansion

Newport City Council approved @ The Deck's application to expand their entertainment license on Wednesday evening, the approval allows the waterfront restaurant to increase their...

Coast Guard Discovers That an Aid-To-Navigation Buoy was Shot and Sunk near Block Island

The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Ida Lewis discovered a buoy sunk in the water with bullet holes, Monday, near Block Island, Rhode Island. The crew...
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Newport Starbucks to Become ‘Military Family Store’, Will Add Job Opportunities for Veterans and...

Starbucks in Newport has been designated as a Military Family Store - looks to provide jobs to veterans and military spouses, while also serving...

Rail Explorers to Host Newport County Days in May

Rail Explorers, an eco-tour company featuring pedal-powered rail bikes operating along Aquidneck Island’s historic rail lines, will offer a specially priced tour for Newport...