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30+ things to do in and around Newport this weekend: Oct. 20 – 22

Discover what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Friday, October 20th 11 am – God’s Little Acre tour with Keith Stokes at Common Burying Ground 12 pm to 6 pm – Pumpkin Patch open at Trinity Church 2 pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Victoria and Abdul at Jane Pickens Theater 6 pm – Emmanuel Church Movie Night

Volvo Ocean Race: Sail Newport to host a race start viewing party on October 22nd

Sail Newport will host a viewing event in Newport with live coverage of the Volvo Ocean Race start in Alicante, Spain on Sunday, October 22 at 7:30 a.m. The event will take place at Sail Newport’s new headquarters in Ft Adams State Park. Seven teams will participate in the 2017-2018 edition racing 45,000 nautical miles around

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Halloween in Newport: Your 2017 event and party guide (Oct. 27 -31)

As the end of October approaches in Newport, a spooky wind sweeps in and strange things begin to go bump in the night. Here’s all that’s happening this is Halloween themed in Newport over Halloween weekend; You might also like –Spooky things to do in and around Newport this October (This story may be updated as more

Hotel Viking recognized with Condé Nast Traveler’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Award in ‘Top Hotels in New England’

Condé Nast Traveler today yesterday the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Hotel Viking recognized as one of the Top Hotels In New England, ranking 27th in the region and 6th in Rhode Island.    “This is a great honor to be recognized by our guests and Condé Nast Traveler,” stated Richard

2017 Newport Restaurant Deals, Discounts and Special Offers (Updated)

Newport, RI – Newport is home to a wonderfully diverse variety of world-class restaurants, from fine dining to deliciously casual. ith countless delicious options and some of the most talented culinary artists in the world, dining out in Newport regularly can sure get expensive. f you are a foodie or just looking to make that

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Newport Historical Society hosting writing contest for high school sophmores

During the 2017-2018 academic year, high school sophomores have the chance to enter a unique essay competition sponsored by the Newport Historical Society. This writing contest, entitled Big Ideas for a Changing World, asks students to explore the question, “What is happening now in your community, or what could be happening, that has the power to

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Now Hiring in Newport: 85+ local businesses (Oct. 17)

Time for a new part-time gig, new full-time job or a new career? Start your job search right here, there are nearly 100 businesses hiring right now in Newport. Hiring? Post a job, it will be included in our Featured Jobs and more. Featured Jobs IYRS – Development Associate – IYRS James L. Maher Center – Direct Support Professional

Public meeting, site remediation and traffic detour scheduled for Historic Newport Town Spring project

The Newport Spring Leadership Committee and the design team, headed by L+A Landscape Architecture of Newport, RI, will be conducting a public information update meeting on October 19, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Newport Public Library Program Room to present the Historic Newport Town Spring project’s progress-to-date and ongoing developments including the scheduled site

WalletHub Study: Rhode Island is 2017’s 6th most energy-efficient state

Happy National Energy Awareness Month! With New York City recently announcing its three-year plan to uphold the Paris climate accord, the first among nearly 250 U.S. cities that pledged to do so, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s Most & Least Energy-Efficient States. To gauge the financial impact of doing more with

UPDATED: Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry relocated to Fort Adams

Coast Guard Station Castle Hill is providing a safety zone in Newport Harbor after the Tall Ship SSV Oliver Hazard Perry lost power and hit multiple other boats before grounding near Perrotti Park on Sunday evening, according to a press release from Coast Guard Station Castle Hill. The SSV Oliver Hazard Perry, an educational tall ship

Island Moving Company names Danielle Genest as new Associate Director

Miki Ohlsen, Artistic Director of Island Moving Company (IMC), has chosen former IMC dancer Danielle Genest to fill the role of Associate Artistic Director starting immediately. A Jamestown native, Genest began her dancing career at the age of three at the Newport Academy of Ballet and went on to dance with the Hartford Ballet, Janusphere

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40 things to do this weekend in and around Newport: Oct. 13 – 15

Discover what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this weekend. You Might Also Like – Live music and entertainment listings: Oct. 13 – 15 Friday, October 13th 11 am – Beginning Watercolors at Portsmouth Arts Guild 12 pm – Free Essential Oils Workshop at Thames Street Yoga 12 pm to 6 pm –

Portion of I-95 North in Exeter will be closed for the weekend

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s next rapid bridge replacement is the Tefft Hill Trail Bridge on I-95 in Exeter. Starting tonight, RIDOT will need to close a portion of I-95 North for 56 hours to complete the work. This approach will save nearly $1 million and four months of delays as compared with traditional construction

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The Do’s and Don’ts of the 27th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival

Bowen’s Wharf will host their 27th annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival on October 14th and 15th on the Downtown Newport waterfront. Honoring the “Harvest of the Sea,” this ever-expanding event features lobster dinners, clam chowder, stuffed quahogs, clam cakes, shrimp, scallops, raw oysters and clams as well as a few dishes for landlubbers and kids in a

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