Here’s a look at what’s up this 4th of July Weekend in and around Newport.
A U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) study estimated that in 2019 there were an estimated 10,000 fireworks’ related injuries in which individuals were treated at hospital emergency rooms, nearly 75 percent from June 21 through July 21
The Declaration of Independence wasn’t really complaining about King George, and 5 other surprising facts for July Fourth
A scholar of early US history celebrates the country’s birthday with six under-appreciated ideas about the founding document.
High energy show with guests Rick Astley, Salt-N-Pepa and En Vogue
The man was reported missing early Friday morning by his crewmates on the Susan Rose, a 77-foot-long fishing vessel based in Point Judith, R.I
Of all 16 uncontested elections, all, except one, are incumbents.
JT in great form on return to PVD
Stacker compiled a list of counties with the most college graduates in Rhode Island using data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
October 23, 1937 – June 30, 2022
In the second low-scoring affair between these two rivals this season, Newport (12-8) defeated Ocean State (9-13) winning its fourth in a row, and second in three matchups with the Waves.
The Professional Choristers of The Choir School of Newport County and the St. John’s Adult Choir will join the Christ’s College Chapel Choir for Parry’s Blest Pair of Sirens, sung at the 2011 Royal Wedding.
Rookie Christopher Morel homered in his third consecutive game, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 6-5 on Friday.
Here are the highlights from news and events that took place in the General Assembly this year
Here’s what’s on tap for road construction, lane closures, and traffic delays.
DEM says viewing at Beavertail State Park allows people with hearing sensitivities to enjoy Newport’s Fourth of July fireworks display.
The Boston Bruins have hired Jim Montgomery as their new coach, giving the hockey lifer another chance at an NHL head-coaching job less than three years since he lost his first one.
The Protective Club, “Specks”, has been a Fifth Ward Staple since 1904
Curated by Art&Newport’s founder and Artistic Director Dodie Kazanjian and internationally renowned art historian Alison Gingeras, this exhibition of 23 full-length portraits by contemporary artists offers a revisionist look at a pictorial genre formerly reserved for kings, nobles, popes, members of the royal court and clergy with great wealth and power.
Now that the Newport to Bermuda Race is in the history books, sailors are setting their sights on the next offshore racing opportunity, the Ida Lewis Distance Race presented by Bluenose Yacht Sales, scheduled to start on Friday, August 18.
Rhode Island Department of Health updates this coronavirus (COVID-19), data tracker, Monday through Friday by approximately 3 pm. The weekly charts included within are updated on Tuesdays.
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Stacker compiled a list of counties with the highest COVID-19 infection rates in Rhode Island using data from U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
When Residential Properties Ltd. Sales Associate Pawler Garrahan listed Bonniecrest Estate’s Manor House #8 (located at 111 Harrison Avenue in Newport), little did she know that it was about to become the ultimate birthday present for one lucky woman.
JT, New Kids, and the Dead plus Revival Fest
If you’re looking to enjoy a fireworks display over the Fourth Of July week and weekend, you’re in luck!
What’s Up Interview: Victoria Wasylak, presenting ‘Pitch Like A Pro: Grab the Attention of Music Journalists’ at Passim July 9
Afternoon workshop for practicing musicians
Friday night concert series runs through August
It was another nail-biter. But when it was all said and done, Newport (11-8) picked up its fifth one-run victory in 2022 with a 6-5 win over Winnipesaukee (8-10) Thursday night at Robbie Mills Field.
Senator Jack Reed visits Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base in Romania, engages with soldiers from Rhode Island
The delegation traveled to Romania to engage with U.S. forces and NATO partners to gain a better understanding of U.S. strategic efforts in Europe and engage with Soldiers from Rhode Island.
A gathering of nearly forty large-scale photographs drawn from Benson’s private collection, the show spans his more than 60-year career as a photojournalist working for such publications as Time, Vanity Fair, Paris Match, and Life, yielding a body of work that in its totality cements him as one of the pivotal chroniclers of modern life.
Taylor, who is among ten candidates running for an At-Large seat on City Council, provided What’sUpNewp with the following statement regarding her decision to run;
On the market for a new home? Check out these open houses in Newport County this weekend, July 1 – 3, 2022
Nicholas S. Ucci will be stepping down as the Commissioner of the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources
Legislation Expands Education, Employment and Health Care Access by Providing Pathway to Driving Privilege Regardless of Immigration Status
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Director Terry Gray issued the following statement in reaction to the West Virginia v. EPA decision issued today by the U.S. Supreme Court:
Jessup is among ten candidates running for the four At-Large seats.