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July 23, 2017

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Second Saturday at Newport Art Museum Will Celebrate ‘The Year Of The Rooster’

The Newport Art Museum continues to engage and inspire the whole family with “Second Saturdays” (January 14, 10am-12pm), an engaging family-oriented program designed to inspire young minds and satisfy the curiosity of every member of the family. Each Second Saturday is uniquely curated based on a theme, and includes a variety of activities geared for ages 3-10. This event joins the ranks of

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Starting Today: Bus Stops at Newport Gateway Center Will Be Temporarily Relocated

This story was originally published on December 29th, 2016. With construction work slated to begin early in January on the Newport Transportation and Visitors Center (Newport Gateway Center), the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced in late-December that bus stops will be temporarily relocated to America’s Cup Avenue. Passengers will be picked up and dropped

Bridge to Fitness Hosts New Year’s Day Workout Challenge to Benefit Multiple Charities

Bridge to Fitness used New Year’s Day to raise money for a Newport, Connecticut and nonprofit. Over 30 participants donated $25 on Sunday to participate in the Olympic Challenge Class, proceeds benefited Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Newport, the Newtown Parent Connection in neighboring Newtown, CT and nationally the Wounded Warriors Foundation.

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What’s Up For This Week: Jan. 2 – 6

Wondering what’s happening, new and to do this week in and around Newport, RI? The What’sUpNewp has aggregated all the events, meetings, live music and entertainment that you need to know about this week. Monday, January 2nd 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. – Newport Skating Center Open For Ice Skating 2 p.m. – Newport Seal Tours

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Aquidneck Island Road Construction Report: Jan. 2 – 6

Here is what’s happening for road work, closures and detours in and around Newport, RI this week. Roadwork scheduled by Rhode Island Department Of Transportation: 1/2-1/6 Newport: As the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) prepares for construction work at the Newport Transportation and Visitors Center, motorists will experience road work and a right lane closure

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10 Newport Events Worth Leaving The House For In January

Let’s face it – when January arrive and the temperature drops below 30 degrees regularly, no one really wants to do much of anything. The thing is, despite the cold there are still many great events happening in The-City-By-The-Sea that you certainly shouldn’t miss! Here are 10 events happening in January that you should get

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What’s Up For This Weekend: Dec. 30 – Jan. 1

Discover the best events, activities, entertainment and things to do this weekend! You Might Also Like: Live Music and Entertainment Listings: Dec. 30 – Jan. 1 Friday, December 30th 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. – Newport Skating Center Open 10:30 a.m. – Rogues and Scoundrels Walking Tour 4 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Manchester By The Sea

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The Most-Read Stories on What’sUpNewp in 2016

Unsurprisingly, the majority of the most-read stories on What’sUpNewp this year were fires, accidents and breaking news. Despite readers flocking to our site to find out the latest during breaking news, numbers show that our readers really enjoy events, brunch, dining and counting on us to point them in the right direction on what events,

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