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October 18, 2018

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Glen Manor House

Glen Manor House Set to Host 2nd Annual Mistletoe Madness

The 2015 holiday season kicks off at the Glen Manor House with the Second Annual Mistletoe Madness. The event will give attendees the opportunity to sample food from some of Newport County’s favorite caterers including Blackstone Caterers and Russell Morin Fine Catering. Enjoy a night of dancing featuring “GQ and the Ladies;” and celebrate the

The Best Hotels in Newport Don’t Need A Yelp Review

Screw the Yelp reviews and give up trying to manage five stars on TripAdvisor. The Visual Manor team has delivered a fresh look on local Newport business. The all girl group spent their Halloween visiting the best hotels in Newport, Hotel Viking, 41 North and Newport Marriott , showcasing colorful creative images and elaborating on interior decor. Having

Norman Bird Sanctuary

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Planned to Celebrate Completiton of Universal Trail at Norman Bird Sanctuary

Members of the  public are invited to join the staff of Norman Bird Sanctuary on Monday, November 23rd to celebrate the completion of upgrades to the Universal Trail and the new trailhead entryway. The ADA-compliant Universal Trail offers an opportunity for individuals with disabilities to establish a connection to the natural world, and helps fulfill

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VIDEO: New Television Series Explores Newport, RI

Discover Rhode Island, a new television series that highlights the best local businesses and destinations throughout the Ocean State, recently visited Newport. Watch host Al Cerrone and Jessica Schiano explore and showcase some Newport businesses that you may not know including Aquidneck Lobster Bar, Birds Eye View Helicopters, HOPE, Frazzleberries, Parlor Bar & Kitchen, Sassie Styles, Boru Noodle

The Bodhi Spa Will Keep Things Heated Up

All photography by Visual Manor This winter The Bodhi Spa plans on keeping things hot, hot, hot in Newport, Rhode Island. Owners Harmony Oschefski and Cedar Hwang want to offer a rejuvenating health experience in an unique facilitiy that offers detoxification through hot mineral baths, infrared and electric saunas, aromatherapy steams, cold plunges and more. The WUN

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Newport Morning News and Notes | October 20

Good Morning! Here’s the latest on what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI; Fundraising Effort Underway to Bring Newport Skating Center Back to Downtown Newport This Winter: Newport’s beacon for winter family fun could once again be lit up for the holidays as Newport Waterfront Events has announced that most of the key pieces

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RIEMA Urges Rhode Islanders to Prepare for Upcoming Severe Weather; Monitoring Tropical Storm Joaquin

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) urges Rhode Islanders to prepare for upcoming severe weather anticipated to impact the State of Rhode Island late Tuesday, September 29, into Wednesday, September 30. Additionally, RIEMA is also tracking Tropical Storm Joaquin, which recently formed in the Atlantic Ocean. The initial storm front is expected to bring

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7 Newport County Museums Will Offer Free Admission on Saturday

Hundreds of cultural institutions across the country will offer free admission to their museum for Smithsonian‘s Museum Day Live on Saturday, September 26, 2016. In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country

Salve Regina University

VIDEO: Salve Regina University Recognized as One of Five Most Beautiful College Campuses

POPSUGAR Moms, a national parenting website, has recently recognized Salve Regina University as one of the 5 most beautiful campuses in the U.S. Specifically SRU was recognized for the “Most Beautiful Architecture”. Salve Regina University recognized the mention on Wednesday on their Facebook Page; “This is pretty neat: Salve Regina recognized as one of the

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This Video Will Make You Fall in Love With Newport All Over Again

Shane Mclellan recently posted aerial footage from a “lovely weekend trip to Newport, RI” on YouTube. Mclellan used a drone to capture some amazing footage of Newport at sunrise, sunset and everywhere in between. The resulting video is absolutely stunning. Above Newport – Directed by Shane Mclellan – Music by Ceschi Ramos and Factor Chandelier- instrumental from the song

10 Fun Things To Do This Week In Newport, RI

This time of the year, things are pretty perfect in Newport – there’s less humidity, warming sun, plenty to keep us busy outside and we’re still surrounded by the same familiar faces that have been around all summer. Don’t let this week trick you into ending your summer fun, Labor day isn’t until next weekend!

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36 Cruise Ships Scheduled to Visit Newport This Fall

36 cruise ships are scheduled to visit Newport between September 3rd and November 1st. In all of 2015, 61 cruise ships are expected to visit Newport, RI. Perrotti Park 2015 Cruise Ship Schedule 26 ships will drop off their guests at Perrotti Park.  9/18 Norwegian Gem Norwegian Cruise Line 9/21 Regatta Oceania Cruises 9/22 Caribbean Princess Princess Cruises

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