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EFC Newport casts historic vote, prepares to open new doors in Newport County

Newport, RI -Senior Pastor Paul Hoffman announced on What’sUpNewp’s Radio Edition on AM 1540 WADK Newport on Monday, December 11th that EFC Newport would be expanding their geographical boundaries in Newport County in the coming year. At their October 29, 2017 annual congregational meeting, EFC Newport members cast a historic vote to expand their geographical

Common Fence Music to host The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Sing-along Spectacular

Portsmouth, RI – Common Fence Music has announced that The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular will be taking place on Saturday, December 16, 2017, 8 pm. Doors will open at 7 pm. The concert will take place at Common Fence Point Hall, 933 Anthony Road, Portsmouth, RI. Tickets to the show are $22 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets

Common Fence Music to host ‘The Suitcase Junket’ in concert on December 15th

Portsmouth, RI – COMMON FENCE MUSIC has announced that it will be presenting the unique Americana one-man band THE SUITCASE JUNKET in concert on Friday, December 15th, 2017 at 7:30pm. Warren and Cape Cod-based indie folk artist JODIE TRELOAR SAMPSON will open the show. Doors will open at 7pm. The concert will take place at Hope & Main, 691 Main Street, Warren, RI. Tickets to the show

This Weekend in Newport: Live music, comedy and entertainment listings

Discover where to find live music, karaoke, comedy, dancing, and entertainment this weekend in and around Newport! *Unless otherwise noted, the venue is located in Newport. Friday, November 10th Casino Theater: Extensions Dance Company Concert at 8 pm Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm Clarke Cooke House: DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm Firehouse Theater: The Bit Players at

Kindergarten Is Coming: Explore Sea Rose Montessori on November 5th

Meet Sea Rose Montessori Co-op School’s experienced teachers and connect with parent-founders and families at Sea Rose Montessori’s open house Sunday, November 5, from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.  324 East Main Road, Portsmouth, R.I. The open house is free and those wishing to attend should register at sea-rose-montessori-co-op-school-nov-2017-open-house-tickets to ensure sufficient activity supplies for visiting children. “Sea Rose Montessori’s

RIDOT postpones channel restrictions for old Sakonnet River Bridge demolition

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today an updated schedule for temporary closures of the channel on the Sakonnet River where it passes underneath the old Sakonnet River Bridge in Tiverton and Portsmouth. The closures will now begin on November 13, lasting approximately one month. The initial restrictions were scheduled to being on

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Now Hiring in Newport: 85+ local businesses (Oct. 17)

Time for a new part-time gig, new full-time job or a new career? Start your job search right here, there are nearly 100 businesses hiring right now in Newport. Hiring? Post a job, it will be included in our Featured Jobs and more. Featured Jobs IYRS – Development Associate – IYRS James L. Maher Center – Direct Support Professional

Aquidneck Land Trust announces challenge grant for Little Creek Preserve

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) announced a $20,000 Challenge Grant from an anonymous donor as part of its current campaign to purchase Little Creek Preserve, a former dairy farm in Portsmouth. ALT has been fundraising since July 2017 to purchase the 15.6-acre property, which abuts the Sakonnet Greenway Trail. “This stunning 15.6-acre property has significant land

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Guide: Where to find pumpkin patches, apple picking and corn mazes in Newport County

As the season for costumes and candy creeps in, we Newporter’s are savoring the last bits of seaside sun, planning our favorite fall adventures, and picking out our favorite pumpkins for pumpkin carving contests. The What’sUpNewp Crew has harvested a list of the best pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and hayrides in Newport County. Now all you have to

Common Fence Music Announces 25th Anniversary Fall Season

Common Fence music has announced its 25th anniversary fall season! Only the second season to be arranged under the programmatic direction of new Artistic Director, Erin Young, the Fall 2017 season promises to be one of the organization’s most exciting to date. In addition to presenting eight performances at its original venue – Common Fence Point Hall

30+ things to do this weekend: August 25 – 27

Hard to believe it, but the final weekend of August is here. Here’s what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this weekend, enjoy it! You Might Also Like – Live music and entertainment listings: Aug. 25 – 27 Friday, August 25 J Class World Championship Fort Adams Civil War Weekend 10 am to

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