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October 19, 2018

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Newport Marriott Completes Grand Ballroom Renovation, Wins Marriott Hotels’ 2017 “Hotel of the Year” in the Americas

The Newport Marriott’s 7,686-square-foot Grand Ballroom is sporting an elegant new design.  This landmark hotel’s premier event space has been fully renovated, and now showcases a contemporary coastal color palette and fresh decorative elements that evoke the sea.   This marks the final phase of a full-hotel reinvention that began in 2015.  From the front

La Forge Restaurant to Change Ownership

Changes are coming for one of the oldest continuously operating restaurants in Newport. An application has been filed at Newport City Hall by La Forge Casino Restaurant to transfer ownership of its Class BV alcoholic beverage license to 1899, LLC. 1899, LLC is made up of Thames Capital Ventures, LLC (51% Nicholas Schorsch) and Aquidneck Holding, LLC

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URI, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Will Partner to Assist Rhode Island Businesses

The University of Rhode Island (URI), through the Business Engagement Center, and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) in Newport will sign a partnership intermediary agreement on Thursday, April 13th that will formalize a relationship that will promote cooperative activities between the institutions. The first of its kind, the relationship will “include activities and events

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Now Hiring In Newport: 125+ Local Businesses

Looking for a spring or summer gig? Or perhaps a new part-time job or new career? There are more than 130 companies in Newport hiring for all different positions, and in all sorts of industries right now! Upcoming Job Fair in Newport, RI Jobs in Newport, RI All posted within the last 7 days and

People’s Credit Union Shines the Spotlight on National Financial Literacy Month

April is National Financial Literacy Month and People’s Credit Union has announced in a press release that they are showing their support by working with the Cooperative Credit Union Association on their Better Banking Better Values campaign.  Consumers that subscribe to Cox Communications throughout Rhode Island will have the opportunity to view Better Banking, a

130+ Companies Are Hiring In Newport Right Now

Looking for a spring or summer gig? Or perhaps a new part-time job or new career? There are more than 130 companies in Newport hiring for all different positions, and in all sorts of industries right now! Upcoming Job Fairs Jobs in Newport, RI All posted within the last 7 days and are in Newport

The Deck Looks to Expand Entertainment License by Increasing Maximum Allowed Decibel Levels

@The Deck is looking to expand its entertainment license by increasing the maximum decibel from 65 decibels to 75 decibels. UPDATE: Wednesday, April 26th – City Council Approves @ The Deck’s Entertainment License Expansion This won’t be the first time the restaurant has looked to expand its Annual Class B (outdoor) Entertainment License, over the last few

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120+ Companies Hiring Right Now in Newport (March 26)

Are you looking for a new gig, job or career in or around Newport, RI? Here’s who’s hiring right now in Newport! Upcoming Job Fair Job Opportunities Right Now In (and within 5 miles) of Newport, RI 22 Bowen’s – Servers and Line Cooks – 22 Bowen’s                            Admiral Fitzroy Inn – Front Desk/Marketing & Social

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Sardella’s Will Celebrate 37th Anniversary in April by Offering Original Menu Prices from 1980

In celebration of 37 years in business, Sardella’s will once again offer original menu prices from 1980! Sardella’s Italian Restaurant was founded by former mayor of Newport, Richard Sardella, in 1980. Newport’s oldest Italian Restaurant celebrated their 35th Anniversary in 2015 by offering their 1980 menu and pricing to the public for just one day,

Five Star People’s Credit Union Best of Bauer for Exceeding 25 Years of 5-Star Ratings

People’s Credit Union has announced it is once again a top performer, earning a coveted 5-Star rating from BAUERFINANCIAL, the Nation’s Premier Bank and Credit Union Rating Firm. A five-star rating indicates that People’s Credit Union excels in areas including capital adequacy, profitability, and asset quality. People’s Credit Union has earned and maintained this top

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Rhode Island Council on Postsecondary Education Approves New IYRS Program and Institutional Name Change

IYRS School of Technology & Trades has announced that last week the Rhode Island Council on Postsecondary Education (RICPE) approved IYRS’ proposed fourth full-time program offering in Digital Modeling and Fabrication. IYRS’ accrediting body, the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), will now review the program.   The comprehensive nine-month Digital Modeling & Fabrication

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