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Newport Business News: January 9, 2017

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help you (and us) keep track of all that’s happening in the City-By-The-Sea. This is ‘Newport Business News’, a weekly column where we keep you in the know of what’s happening with

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35+ Restaurants Will Take Some Time Off This Winter (Updated)

It’s beginning to look a whole lot more like the off-season around Newport, RI. Many restaurants have already permanently/temporarily closed or are preparing to do so over the next few weeks. Permanently Closed or Temporarily Closing  This story was originally published on December 27th, 2016. It was last updated on January 8th 22 Bowen’s: Closed from

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Middletown’s People’s Credit Union Recognized as One of the Strongest Credit Union’s in the Nation

People’s Credit Union has announced it has earned the highest 5-Star Superior rating from BAUERFINANCIALS, the Nation’s Premier Bank and Credit Union Rating Firm. People’s Credit Union has earned and maintained this top honor for 100 consecutive quarters earning even higher accolades. People’s Credit union is a “Best of Bauer” credit union for maintaining a

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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Laura Jean Denim to Change Ownership in 2017

After more than 12 years, Laura Jean Denim will have new ownership beginning on February 1, 2017. Storeowner and Newport local, Laura Flynn, founded her company in 2005 with the mission of bringing fashionable, comfortable clothing to Newport. Flynn shared the news with customers and friends via an e-mail on Thursday morning. “I am happy

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Whiskey is Coming to The Wharf Pub

Here’s something to look forward to in 2017: Spirits are coming to The Wharf Pub! The rustic bar and restaurant, known for it’s comfort food and selection of local craft beers, is trading its beer and wine license (aka pub license) with the folks at Stoneacre Pantry for their full liquor license, said Wharf Pub

People’s Credit Union Donates to the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

People’s Credit Union participated in the Salvation Army’s, Angel Tree Program during this holiday season with coordination from the Credit Union’s Community Enhancement Committee.  The program provides new clothing and or toys for families with children. Angel Trees with tags were set up in the lobbies of all six People’s Credit Union branches.  Employees and

Tyler’s Two Cents: Thank You Jason…

“All good things must come to an end,” is an idiom that we are all familiar with.  Penned by Chaucer in the late 1380’s, this quote has come to serve as a constant in understanding that nothing can last forever.  Although translated more often in a negative connotation, the statement should be followed with rhetoric

Newport Business News: December 5, 2016

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help you (and us) keep track of all that’s happening in the City-By-The-Sea. This is ‘Newport Business News’, a weekly column where we keep you in the know of what’s happening with

New Italian Restaurant and Bar Looks to Open Off of Lower Thames Street in Newport

There a brand new restaurant looking to open in a unique location in Downtown Newport. Ciro’s Pomodoro Italian Restaurant & Bar will open at 10 Brown & Howard Wharf, according to a recent application in front of the City Of Newport Board Of license Commissioners. It appears that this new restaurant has purchased the Class BV alcoholic beverage license (full

Newport Business News: November 28, 2016

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help you (and us) keep track of all that’s happening in the City-By-The-Sea. This is ‘Newport Business News’, a weekly column where we keep you in the know of what’s happening with

Newport Business News: November 21, 2016

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help you (and us) keep track of all that’s happening in the City-By-The-Sea. This is ‘Newport Business News’, a weekly column where we keep you in the know of what’s happening with

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Now Hiring In Newport: 40+ Companies

Looking for a job in or near Newport, RI? Whether you’re looking for a part-time job, seasonal gig or new full-time career, chances are that someone is looking for you out there. Have a job posting you would like to add to this list and have featured? You can add a listing here. Featured Listings:

Peregrine Group Expands Its Expertise Through A Merger With Eric Busch & Rustpoint Advisory

Peregrine Group LLC, a real estate development, property management and third-party advisory firm, announced today it has merged with Rustpoint Advisory of East Greenwich, RI. Rustpoint Principal Eric Busch will join Peregrine’s leadership team as partner, bringing 20 plus years of experience to the firm.  He and Partner Samuel Bradner will lead the Advisory practice.  The

Newport Business News and Buzz: November 14, 2016

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help you (and us) keep track of all that’s happening in the City-By-The-Sea. Introducing ‘Newport Business News and Buzz’, a weekly column where we keep you in the know of what’s happening

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Jeovanna

Jeovanna is the owner and sole stylist at Lily + Lion, Newport’s only boutique speakeasy salon, shhh … don’t tell anyone. She is a San Diego native, and a Bumble & Bumble trained hairstylist (since 2002) that specializes in color, cut, and treatments for the hair and scalp. For the record, her scalp treatments are out

Fifth Element Owners Purchase Foley’s on Broadway

Foley’s on Broadway has been sold to familiar fellow Broadway business owners, the properties neighbor – Brad Cherevaty and Frank Doyle from The Fifth Element. “We are very excited to have the opportunity to grow our business on Broadway. We look forward to working closely with the neighborhood and city officials to realize the potential of the space.

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