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Monthly Archives: May 2018

This Weekend: Live music and entertainment listings (May 4 – 6)

Our Newport Live Music and Entertainment Guide is Newport County’s premier and most comprehensive source for live music and entertainment in our area. Here’s a...

This Weekend: 30+ things to do in and around Newport (May 4 – 6)

Discover all that's happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Friday, May 4th 3:30 pm, 5:45 pm, & 8 pm – Tully at Jane...
Volvo Ocean Race Newport

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #18: Red sky at night, Volvo Ocean Racer’s...

For the next two weeks --- May 8-20 – the Volvo Ocean Race will be the big story and the big attraction for up...

Stephanie Calise will run as a Republican in Senate District 11 race

Stephanie Calise, a Bristol resident, announced on Tuesday that she will run as a Republican in the upcoming Senate District 11 (Bristol, Tiverton, Portsmouth)...

Newport Festivals Foundation is now accepting submissions for Bridgefest

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.invites local artists, clubs, restaurants, theaters, museums and other organizations to participate in Bridgefest® 2018, the annual celebration of Jazz, Folk...

Newport Grand property to become upscale mix of hotels, retail and office space

Carpionato Properties, which today announced it has purchased the 23.5-acre Newport Grand for $10.15 million, is interested in buying nearby properties, transforming the area...

Podcast: A convo with Kelly Coates, Carpionato Group; Senator Dawn Euer

It was a jam-packed What'sUpNewp Radio Edition today on AM 1540 WADK Newport. Following the news that Carpionato Group had closed on its purchase of...

Newport Grand property sold for $10.15 million

(Editor's Note - This story has been updated to include information from a press release that was provided to What'sUpNewp) Carpionato Group announced today in...

The Boulders: Historic Jamestown home heads to auction

A furnished seaside manor c1888 that seamlessly combines Victorian-inspired, 19th-century charm with modern, world-class amenities will sell "Without Reserve" to the highest bidder through...

Podcasts: 7 gubernatorial candidates sit down with What’sUpnewp

The biggest news in the gubernatorial race has not just been the financials, but how many people are running for the seat, the decision by...

Volvo Ocean Race: Miles falling away as fleet speeds towards Newport

Stage leaders Team Brunel continue to set the pace as they blast along at more than 22 knots, matching the wind for speed, and...

Senator Dawn Euer announces re-election campaign

(This story was updated following our radio interview with Senator Euer) Senator Dawn Euer announced today that she is running for re-election to the state...

Now Hiring: 120+ businesses in and around Newport

Time for a new part-time gig, new full-time job or a new career? Start your job search right here, there are more than 120...

East Bay Recovery Center will open today in Bristol

Governor Gina M. Raimondo will join leaders from East Bay Community Action Program, the Town of Bristol, the Bristol Health Equity Zone, and her...

BedJet partners with Gurney’s Newport Resort and Marina for sleep technology comfort pilot program

BedJet a nationally recognized sleep technology start-up company known for a Top 25 Kickstarter tech campaign and an appearance on ABC’s hit show “Shark...

Portsmouth Public Library to host co-author of ‘Edible Flowers: A Global History’

We like to look at them, they make us truly smile, but why on earth would anyone want to eat them? Find out on Thursday,...

Podcast: A conversation with Bari Freeman, Executive Director of Bike Newport

May is National Bike Month! Bari Freeman, Executive Director of Bike Newport, joined me to chat about National Bike Month, events her organization has planned this month,...

Governor far outdistances rivals, with campaign fund exceeding $4.3 million

(This story has been updated from an earlier version, reflecting campaign contributions posted on the state Board of Elections website on  May 1) Raising some...
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25+ fun things to do in and around Newport this May

Here's a look at some of the great things happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this May! 1. newportFILM presents Eating Animals...
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Gov. Raimondo will participate in ‘A Community Conversation on Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment’...

The Portsmouth Prevention Coalition and the Newport County Prevention Coalition will host "A Community Conversation on Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment" with Governor Gina...

Volvo Ocean Race: Into the trades, racing north

Yesterday, the goal for the leading group was to be the first to pick up the northeast trade winds and Brunel has done just...

Top 10: The most-read and most-shared stories in April 2018

Wondering what the talk of the town was around Newport in February? While covering dozens of events and posting hundreds of stories in the month...

Where to dine with mom on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 13th, and chances are that you’re scrambling around at the last minute looking to make those plans to...
Pell Center

Pell Center receives grant to provide cybersecurity training to tax preparation industry

The Pell Center at Salve Regina University has received a three-year grant for more than $130,000 from the American Coalition for Taxpayer Rights (ACTR)...

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