Rhode Island Airport Corporation hosting public meeting to seek input on Newport Airport

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation will hold a public meeting this week to seek input to put a strategic plan together for...

Now Hiring: 90+ job opportunities available in Newport right now

Looking for a new job, gig, or career? Here’s who’s hiring in and around Newport, Rhode Island right now.

Classic Christmas movies returning to the big screen at Jane Pickens Theater in December

Celebrate the Christmas season with Buddy The Elf, Clark Griswold, and The Nutcracker on the big screen of Jane Pickens Theater this...
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Calendar Of Events: 2019 Christmas In Newport

Founded in 1971, Christmas in Newport began as a two-week festival that celebrated the noncommercial traditions of the holiday season. Now in...

Business Insider: Newport among the ‘most beautiful places to visit in the US’

Business Insider is telling the world what we who live here already know, Newport is beautiful! Based on...

Rogers High School Christmas Tree & Wreath sale returns November 30th – December 1st

The Rogers High School Boosters announced today that the third annual Rogers High School Christmas Tree & Wreath sale will take place...

What’s Up This Week: 45+ things to do, live music and entertainment listings

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Jamestown, Middletown, and Portsmouth this week and weekend, enjoy!

Salve Regina offering training workshops for mental health counselors

Salve Regina University announced today that they are offering a series of continuing education workshops for mental health counselors, beginning on November...

Seamen’s Church Institute to host Annual Meeting, Volunteer Appreciation Party, and Centennial Speaker Series Event

Seamen’s Church Institute’s has announced that its Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Party will coincide with their final Centennial Speaker Series on...

Aquidneck Island Escapes: Quebec City

This month’s Aquidneck Island Escape destination requires a passport: Quebec City.  We won’t call it a quick drive -...

Sports Briefs

Naval War College to host annual Army-Navy Flag Football Game on December 6th

The Naval War College announced today that its annual U.S. Naval War College Army-Navy flag football game will take place at Nimitz...

Vice-grip defense fuels La Salle’s win over Tolman

Vice-grip defense fuels La Salle's win over Tolman

Rhode Island posts win at Hartford’s expense

Rhode Island posts win at Hartford's expense

College Football: William & Mary engulfs Rhode Island in flames

William & Mary engulfs Rhode Island in flames

Local Obituaries

Obituary for Ronald Cooper Bahnsen

This obituary originally appeared on Memorial Funeral Home. It has been republished with permission, for free, and ad free as a community service.

Obituary for Leslie Jeanne Gray

This obituary originally O'Neill Hayes Funeral Home. It has been republished with permission, for free, and ad free as a community service.

Obituary for Nicholas James Delaney

This obituary originally appeared on Memorial Funeral Home. It has been republished with permission, for free, and ad free as a community service.

Obituary for Michael D. Scott

This obituary originally appeared on Memorial Funeral Home. It has been republished with permission, for free, and ad free as a community service.

Things To Do

Naval War College to host annual Army-Navy Flag Football Game on December 6th

The Naval War College announced today that its annual U.S. Naval War College Army-Navy flag football game will take place at Nimitz...

Classic Christmas movies returning to the big screen at Jane Pickens Theater in December

Celebrate the Christmas season with Buddy The Elf, Clark Griswold, and The Nutcracker on the big screen of Jane Pickens Theater this...

Calendar Of Events: 2019 Christmas In Newport

Founded in 1971, Christmas in Newport began as a two-week festival that celebrated the noncommercial traditions of the holiday season. Now in...

Rogers High School Christmas Tree & Wreath sale returns November 30th – December 1st

The Rogers High School Boosters announced today that the third annual Rogers High School Christmas Tree & Wreath sale will take place...

What’s Up This Week: 45+ things to do, live music and entertainment listings

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Jamestown, Middletown, and Portsmouth this week and weekend, enjoy!

Aquidneck Island Escapes: Quebec City

This month’s Aquidneck Island Escape destination requires a passport: Quebec City.  We won’t call it a quick drive -...

Real Estate

Portsmouth home sells for $1.775 million, is second highest sale in that community this year

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sale of 178 Prospect Farm Road. The property sold for $1,755,000. Lila...

Open Houses to check out in and around Newport this weekend

On the market for a new home? Well this upcoming weekend is looking like a good time to explore homes that have...

20+ Open Houses to check out in Newport this weekend

On the market for a new home? Well this upcoming weekend is looking like a good time to explore more than a...

Million Dollar Listings: Commonwealth Ave. home sells for $1.3 million, Atlantic Ave. home sells for $1.772 million

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sales of Newport’s 30 Atlantic Avenue for $1,772,000 and 13 Commonwealth Avenue for $1,300,000. Kim...

Home on Coggeshall Avenue fetches $2.1 million

Hogan Associates has announced that 225 Coggeshall Avenue in Newport sold today for $2,100,000. According to Hogan Associates,...

Home on Meadowlark Lane in Portsmouth fetches $1.495 million

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sale of 89 Meadowlark Lane in Portsmouth for $1,495,000. Eric Kirton, Lila Delman Broker Associate, represented...

What’s Up This Weekend: 30+ things to do, live music and entertainment listings

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Jamestown, Middletown, and Portsmouth this weekend, enjoy!

College Football: Husson survives competitive clash with Salve Regina

Husson survives competitive clash with Salve Regina

High School Football: Burrillville takes a toll on Rogers

Burrillville takes a toll on Rogers

Austal USA christens the futures USNS Newport (EPF12)

In the words of the future USNS Newport ship sponsor, long-time Newport resident Charlotte Marshall, today, “Let’s get this party started,” and...

Screening of ‘Second Chance Cafe’ coming to the Jamestown Arts Center

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) announces film Screening of South County Filmmakers’ latest short film  - Second Chance Cafe. The Second Chance...

Channing Memorial Church will hold its annual Transgender Day of Remembrance Service on November 17th

A service observing the national Transgender Day of Remembrance will be offered by Channing Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov....

The Nature Conservancy adds new Climate & Energy Program Manager, ramps up climate change initiative in Rhode Island

The Nature Conservancy announced this week that they are expanding its work to address climate change in Rhode Island with municipal, state,...

CCRI to host Fall 2020 Enrollment Open House

The Community College of Rhode Island is hosting its Fall 2020 Enrollment Open House at the Knight Campus Tuesday, November 19 to...

High School Football: East Greenwich survives taut tilt with Middletown

East Greenwich survives taut tilt with Middletown

Portsmouth home sells for $1.775 million, is second highest sale in that community this year

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sale of 178 Prospect Farm Road. The property sold for $1,755,000. Lila...

Dine & Drink

A Venetian Holiday: Castle Hill will host co-executive chef and owner of Boston’s SRV for its inaugural Guest Chef Dinner

Castle Hill Inn is excited to welcome guests to its inaugural Guest Chef Dinner on December 7, 2019 for “A Venetian Holiday” dinner...

Celebrate Thanksgiving with Newport Restaurant Group in Newport

The Newport Restaurant Group (NRG), a collection of nine unique restaurant concepts throughout Rhode Island, is celebrating Thanksgiving with a selection of...

Simpatico Jamestown hits the market for $2.7 million

Jamestown's Simpatico has been listed for sale. The multi-level popular restaurant in the heart of downtown Jamestown was listed...

Becky’s BBQ featured in ‘The Ultimate BBQ Road Trip’, named among 20 best BBQ restaurants in the USA

BBQ experts Go Shindig, have mapped out the ultimate BBQ road trip across the US, stopping off at all of the top-rated grill houses...

11 cozy places to eat and drink in Newport

When it's cold in Newport, sometimes you just need to go somewhere cozy. Whether you're catching up with old friends during a holiday break, enjoying dinner...

10+ restaurants serving on Thanksgiving Day in Newport (2019 Edition)

Newport, RI – Whether you’re far away from home and can’t make it back or just to prefer to eat out and...

City & Government

Senator Euer in Washington urging Congress to block offshore drilling

Sen. Dawn Euer (D-Dist. 13, Newport, Jamestown) is in Washington, D.C., today as part of a coalition of state lawmakers, local officials...

State offers winter preparedness tips

Although winter doesn't officially begin until December 21st, the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is advising Rhode Islanders to prepare now,...

Rhode Island Airport Corporation hosting public meeting to seek input on Newport Airport

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation will hold a public meeting this week to seek input to put a strategic plan together for...

RIDOH and DEM recommend avoiding contact with three Newport County bodies of water due to blue-green algae blooms

Source: RIDOH The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM)...

Public invited to a special Transportation Master Plan workshop

City planners will be convening a special workshop next week to solicit input for the City’s first comprehensive Transportation Master Plan.

Governor signs bill allowing gay, transgender discharges to be recorded as honorable

Governor Raimondo today ceremonially signed legislation introduced by Rep. Camille F.J. Vella-Wilkinson (D-Dist. 21, Warwick) and Sen. Dawn Euer (D-Dist. 13, Newport,...