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Archives for April 7, 2017

Tiverton Marina Sells For $475,000

A 14-slip marina located at 211 Riverside Drive in Tiverton has sold for $475,000 at full asking price with limited time on market, according to Lila Delman Real Estate International. Located 800 feet from the Sakonnet River Expressway with prime visibility, the commercial waterfront property has 1,182 square feet of retail space and 15 on-site parking

Newport Police Officer Captured on Camera Urinating in Public, Officer Suspended (Updated)

A local resident captured a photo of a Newport Police Officer urinating outside his residence in Newport on Wednesday. What’sUpNewp was provided with four photos of the incident on Friday morning, the source asked for anonymity in fear that Newport Police Department “would try and screw” him over for reporting or photographing the incident. What’sUpNewp has

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Full Rehabilitation of Pell Bridge Steel Superstructure is Now Complete

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) announced in a press release on Thursday the completion of the full rehabilitation of the Newport Pell Bridge steel superstructure. This project started in 2009 and cost nearly $100 million dollars to complete. It included an environmentally conscious, commercial blast removal of the existing protective coatings and