Shop Local Spotlight: Wrap up your shopping, give the gift of a Newport County Dinner Club Membership

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Shop Local Spotlight: Give the gift of art, photography from Blink Gallery

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Shop Local Spotlight: Sports fans will love a gift from the International Tennis Hall Of Fame Store

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.
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Shop Local Spotlight: The Newport Mansions Store has something for everyone on your shopping list

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Shop Local Spotlight: Give the gift of fitness this holiday season with Anchor Fitness

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Shop Local Spotlight: Gift the gift of custom knives, Scrimshaw Jewelry from Scrimshanders

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Shop Local Spotlight: Grenon’s of Newport offers watches and fine gifts that you won’t find anywhere else

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Third Annual Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25

Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25, 2020 with a robust roster of events, special offers and deals throughout Newport and Bristol Counties dedicated...

Daily deals, specials, and offers at Newport restaurants (Updated)

Newport, RI - Looking for cheap eats or dining deals in and around Newport? Here are some of the best cheap eats, happy hours,...

Tyler’s tips to protect your home this winter

This week’s unexpected snowfall had many around town scrambling to break out the shovels, ice scrapers and snow boots.  With everyone trying...

What’s Up This Weekend: 50+ 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!

Sports Briefs

Rhode Island gallops past Providence Friars

Rhode Island gallops past Providence Friars

Rhode Island cancels check from Providence

Rhode Island cancels check from Providence

Hall of Fame Open Tickets now on sale

One way to beat the winter blues? Start making your summer plans! Select tickets for the Hall of Fame Open are now...

West Virginia sews up Rhode Island

West Virginia sews up Rhode Island

Local Obituaries

Obituary for Gary Lawrence Langlois

Gary L. Langlois, 72, of Portsmouth, passed away unexpectedly on December 2, 2019, at Miriam Hospital in Providence. Beloved husband of Jeanne...

Obituary for Jason MacGregor DeSantis

Jason MacGregor DeSantis, 46, died unexpectedly at home in Middletown, RI. Jason was born in Phoenix, AZ on November 8, 1973 to Susan...

Obituary for Olinda (Anselmo) Gomes

Olinda Gomes, age 83, a lifelong resident of Portsmouth, RI, Rhode Island, passed away on December 1, 2019. She was the wife...

Obituary for Ronald James Wicks

Ronald James “Rondo” Wicks, 66, of Portsmouth, Rhode Island passed away peacefully November 27, 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family...

Things To Do

Third Annual Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25

Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25, 2020 with a robust roster of events, special offers and deals throughout Newport and Bristol Counties dedicated...

What’s Up This Weekend: 50+ 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!

VIDEO: 12th Annual Singing For Shelter

Thirty local musicians took to the stage at Channing Memorial Church on Thursday night for the 12th Annual Singing For Shelter. ...

Newport Art Museum announces 92nd Annual Winter Speaker Series

The Newport Art Museum's annual Winter Speaker Series returns Saturday, January 25th for its 92nd season. The series will include six lectures on a...

Hall of Fame Open Tickets now on sale

One way to beat the winter blues? Start making your summer plans! Select tickets for the Hall of Fame Open are now...

Newport Holiday Stroll returns December 6th – 8th, Kristen Coates provides guide to the 2019 event

The 4th Annual Newport Holiday Stroll will take place in and around Newport December 6th - 8th, 2019. Kristen...

Real Estate

Tyler’s tips to protect your home this winter

This week’s unexpected snowfall had many around town scrambling to break out the shovels, ice scrapers and snow boots.  With everyone trying...

On The Market: Ten Open Houses to check out this weekend

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

Realtor.com: Home sellers will remain on the sidelines in 2020

Source: Realtor.com At a time when millennials are reaching key life milestones, the U.S. housing market will...

Rodeway Inn sells for $2.55 million

The Rodeway Inn, located at 31 West Main Road in Middletown, has reportedly sold for $2.55 million.

On The Market: Three Open Houses to check out this weekend

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

Ready to own? Here’s some advice for first time home buyers

Buying a home, especially for the first time, can be an overwhelming and intimidating process.  It is often filled...

Newport Art Museum announces 92nd Annual Winter Speaker Series

The Newport Art Museum's annual Winter Speaker Series returns Saturday, January 25th for its 92nd season. The series will include six lectures on a...

Rhode Islanders: Make sure to add health insurance to your holiday shopping list this year

The clock is ticking on picking the best health insurance plan for 2020. High quality and affordable health coverage is available through...

RIDOT to host public information meeting on Pell Bridge ramp realignment

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation has announced that they will be hosting an informational meeting on Thursday, Dec. 12th at 5:30 pm...

Hall of Fame Open Tickets now on sale

One way to beat the winter blues? Start making your summer plans! Select tickets for the Hall of Fame Open are now...

Newport Holiday Stroll returns December 6th – 8th, Kristen Coates provides guide to the 2019 event

The 4th Annual Newport Holiday Stroll will take place in and around Newport December 6th - 8th, 2019. Kristen...

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #101: A weekend of fun in Newport

If the weather holds, this weekend is a fabulous time to take advantage of one of the Newport Historical Society’s annual Holiday...

The Ocean Race confirms its return to Auckland

The Ocean Race will come to Auckland, New Zealand, during the 2021-22 edition of the fully-crewed, round the world race.

NUWC Division Newport communications specialist finds work/life balance in singing

By NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs | Dec. 5, 2019 If you are looking for some holiday cheer, just ask...

Preview: Agenda for December 11th Newport City Council Meeting

Newport City Council will host their next regular council meeting on Wednesday, December 11th at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at...

Construction of Gingerbread Lighthouse is under way at Newport Marriott

The Newport Marriott is delighted to celebrate Christmas in Newport with one of New England’s largest working gingerbread lighthouses, constructed by the...

Dine & Drink

Shop Local Spotlight: Wrap up your shopping, give the gift of a Newport County Dinner Club Membership

Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting local business and organizations this holiday season.

Daily deals, specials, and offers at Newport restaurants (Updated)

Newport, RI - Looking for cheap eats or dining deals in and around Newport? Here are some of the best cheap eats, happy hours,...

Construction of Gingerbread Lighthouse is under way at Newport Marriott

The Newport Marriott is delighted to celebrate Christmas in Newport with one of New England’s largest working gingerbread lighthouses, constructed by the...

In Celebration of 40th Birthday, Brick Alley Pub will serve $4.95 nacho platters on December 11th

Newport, RI - Mark your calendars, this year’s installment of Brick Alley Pub's Nacho Day returns on Wednesday, December 11th. To celebrate...

Local hospitality employees among RI Hospitality Association’s ‘Emerging Leaders Of The Year’

RI Hospitality Association, the official trade group of the foodservice, lodging, restaurant, and tourism industries, will honor the following Emerging Leaders tomorrow night.

15+ bars and restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day

Looking to get out of the house today and grab a drink with family or friends? Here’s what bars are open (or...

The Bit Players

City & Government

Lindsay Lang appointed as new HealthSource RI director

Rhode Island Department of Administration Director Michael DiBiase today announced Lindsay Lang will be the new Director of HealthSource RI, Rhode Island’s...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction (Dec. 8 – 14)

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic in Newport County this upcoming week. Rhode Island Department...

Rhode Islanders: Make sure to add health insurance to your holiday shopping list this year

The clock is ticking on picking the best health insurance plan for 2020. High quality and affordable health coverage is available through...

RIDOT to host public information meeting on Pell Bridge ramp realignment

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation has announced that they will be hosting an informational meeting on Thursday, Dec. 12th at 5:30 pm...

Preview: Agenda for December 11th Newport City Council Meeting

Newport City Council will host their next regular council meeting on Wednesday, December 11th at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at...

Comics Ahead: A graphic guide to the 2020 US census

By Josh Neufeld | Originally appeared on Journalist's Resource Per a mandate in the United States...