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25 things to do in and around Newport: Oct. 16 – 20

Discover all that’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Monday, October 16th Cruise ships in port: Seven Seas Mariner (Capacity: 700 passengers, 445 crew) & Crown Princess (Capacity: 3,080 passengers, 1,201 crew) 9:30 am – Drawing with Suzanne at Portsmouth Arts Guild 10 am – Free Flu Shots at Dr. Martin Luther King

Aquidneck Island Weekend Open Houses: Oct. 14 – 15

Here is a rundown of the open houses this weekend in Newport, Portsmouth, and Middletown. Buy a house, stay a while! Newport 9 Cliff Ave. (Pictured Above) Price: $1,535,000 1,859 sq. ft. 4 BD/4+ BA Presented by: Lizbeth Kirwin Brokered by: LILA DELMAN REAL ESTATE Saturday from 12 pm to 2 pm   37 1/2 Thurston Ave. Price: $1,535,000

Spooky things to do in and around Newport this October

As the middle 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 in and around Newport in October that is spooky, frightful, terror-filled and spooktacular… 1 – Olde Town Ghost Walk Tours depart nightly at 8 p.m. Ghost Tours of Newport

Live music and entertainment listings: Oct. 13 – 15

Discover where to find live music, karaoke, comedy, dancing and entertainment this weekend in and around Newport! YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE –40 things to do this weekend in and around Newport: Oct. 13 – 15 *Unless otherwise noted, the venue is located in Newport. Friday, October 13th Buskers: John Brazile at 9 pm Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm Clarke Cooke

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Recap: October 11th Newport City Council Meeting

If you missed Wednesday night’s regular meeting of the Newport City Council, you didn’t miss much. The Council worked through the entire agenda for the night in just 17 minutes, in front of about 10 residents, before going into executive session. Here’s how things were voted on by City Council (all members were present); The

New art exhibit brings ocean sciences to Sail Newport

For the first time, a unique traveling art exhibit will make its way to the east coast of the United States, showcasing recent ocean science discoveries that shed new light on our oceans. Sail Newport’s new facility hosts the “Artist at Sea” exhibit from the Schmidt Ocean Institute (SOI) highlighting the work of ten artists

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RITBA provides update on work currently underway on Newport Pell Bridge, Jamestown Bridge and Mount Hope Bridge

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) has provided the following update on the Newport Pell Bridge deck repair project in addition to work on the Jamestown Verrazzano and Mount Hope Bridges. The project on the Newport Pell Bridge is moving along smoothly and remains on schedule. This phase of the deck repair work in

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25+ things to do this week: Oct. 9 – 13

Here’s a look at what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this week. Monday, October 9th 10 am to 5 pm – Bowen’s Wharf Columbus Day Sidewalk Sale on Bowen’s Wharf 12 pm – “Return to Camelot – a Remembrance of the Kennedy wedding” at St. Mary’s Church 12 pm – Columbus Day Parade steps off

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Public forum to be held at Rogers High School to discuss independent study of Newport’s school facilities

Buildings in every district in the state get a failing grade in Rhode Island’s first-ever statewide, independent study of public school facilities. The Rhode Island Department of Education’s 2017 State of Rhode Island Schoolhouses report forecasts $627.5 million in high-priority construction and repairs needed to keep students and teachers warm, safe, and dry in their

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Smoke House will close for the season after this weekend

The last day of the 2017 season for Smoke House is Columbus Day  – Monday, October 9th. The restaurant will be open daily throughout the long weekend from 11:30 a.m. until late. The barbecue restaurant will be open daily this weekend from 11:30 a.m. until “late”. The downtown restaurant, which will reopen for the 2018 season in May, is

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