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What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “Mangrove”

British director Steve McQueen, likely best known to American audiences for his Best Picture-winning 12 Years a Slave, is set to...

What’s Up this weekend in Newport County: Nov. 20 – 22

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport County this weekend, November 20 – 22, 2020.

Coronavirus Live Updates: COVID-19 in Newport County and Rhode Island

Due to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Newport County and Rhode Island, What's Up Newp has launched a new COVID-19...

Business owners frustrated with upcoming restrictions on gyms, group fitness

Significant changes in Rhode Island - via "Rhode Island on PAUSE" - will take effect on Monday, November 30 and extend...

Six Picks: Music Streaming This Weekend – Rickie Lee Jones, Patty Griffin and The Dirty Knobs

Friday: The Dirty Knobs, led by Mike Campbell (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers), present an album release show tonight at 8PM....

14 must-see open houses happening on Aquidneck Island this weekend: Nov. 20 – 22

On the market for a new home? Here’s a look at what houses on Aquidneck Island you can tour this weekend.

WUN Local Gift Guide: Pets & Pet Lovers

Our furry friends have certainly taken more than their fair share of the emotional burden this crazy year. Whether feathered, fluffy...

Will Dailey to Play Livestream Friday as part of Boch Center’s Ghost Light Series

Singer/songwriter Will Dailey will take center stage at the Wang Theatre for a performance on the Boch Center’s music television series The...

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What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “Mangrove”

British director Steve McQueen, likely best known to American audiences for his Best Picture-winning 12 Years a Slave, is set to...

What’s Up this weekend in Newport County: Nov. 20 – 22

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport County this weekend, November 20 – 22, 2020.

Coronavirus Live Updates: COVID-19 in Newport County and Rhode Island

Due to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Newport County and Rhode Island, What's Up Newp has launched a new COVID-19...

DEM advises on identifying potential snow disposal sites to prevent contamination of water supplies

By Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management With winter approaching, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management...

Senator DiPalma, Representative Tobon will call for stronger small business support at a virtual press conference on Monday

Senator Louis P. DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Little Compton, Newport, Tiverton) and Representative Carlos E. Tobon (D-Dist. 58, Pawtucket) will host...

Rhode Island Department of Health launches ‘Public Health Out Loud’ podcast

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is launching a podcast this week – Public Health Out Loud – as a new platform...

Business owners frustrated with upcoming restrictions on gyms, group fitness

Significant changes in Rhode Island - via "Rhode Island on PAUSE" - will take effect on Monday, November 30 and extend...

DEM adds 149.5 acres of forestland to conservation area in Tiverton

By Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces the permanent protection...

Six Picks: Music Streaming This Weekend – Rickie Lee Jones, Patty Griffin and The Dirty Knobs

Friday: The Dirty Knobs, led by Mike Campbell (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers), present an album release show tonight at 8PM....

Salve Regina University moving to remote learning beginning November 30

Due to increasing coronavirus cases in Rhode Island and new restrictions issued from Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department...
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RIDOT Travel Advisories: Road and lane closures scheduled for Nov. 21 – 27

Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced the following road and lane closure notices are effective for the week of...

Brian C. Jones: A call to “The Registry” – and how that went

Since this is about a phone call to The Registry, you’re thinking it’s going to be bad, although perhaps not as...

Building on Pond Avenue in Newport sells for $1.155 million

Hogan Associates today announced the November 9, 2020 sale of 2 Pond Avenue in Newport, a landmark mixed-use building adjacent to Equality...

LIVE ON WUN | Newport City Council Workshop: COVID-19 Crisis Update (Nov. 18 at 4:30 pm)

Newport City Council will host a workshop at 4:30 pm on Wednesday, November 18 to receive a COVID-19 crisis update from...

As COVID-19 cases and deaths climb, new AARP analysis reveals many Rhode Island nursing homes still lack staffing

The latest release of the AARP Nursing Home COVID-19 Dashboard finds concerning trends in Rhode Island’s nursing homes, including increased cases, deaths and staffing...

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Coronavirus Live Updates: COVID-19 in Newport County and Rhode Island

Due to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Newport County and Rhode Island, What's Up Newp has launched a new COVID-19...

Senator DiPalma, Representative Tobon will call for stronger small business support at a virtual press conference on Monday

Senator Louis P. DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Little Compton, Newport, Tiverton) and Representative Carlos E. Tobon (D-Dist. 58, Pawtucket) will host...

Rhode Island Department of Health launches ‘Public Health Out Loud’ podcast

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is launching a podcast this week – Public Health Out Loud – as a new platform...

Business owners frustrated with upcoming restrictions on gyms, group fitness

Significant changes in Rhode Island - via "Rhode Island on PAUSE" - will take effect on Monday, November 30 and extend...

Salve Regina University moving to remote learning beginning November 30

Due to increasing coronavirus cases in Rhode Island and new restrictions issued from Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island: The latest data

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2020 Newport Illuminated Boat Parade has been canceled

The 23rd Annual Newport Illuminated Boat Parade is another event that has been forced to cancel this year due to COVID-19...

14 must-see open houses happening on Aquidneck Island this weekend: Nov. 20 – 22

On the market for a new home? Here’s a look at what houses on Aquidneck Island you can tour this weekend.

As CDC warns against Thanksgiving travel, here are a dozen more things you can do to help stop COVID-19

Pamela M. Aaltonen, Purdue University As Americans prepare for the first Thanksgiving in the time of the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island: The latest data

Positive Cases In Rhode Island

RIDOT Travel Advisories: Road and lane closures scheduled for Nov. 21 – 27

Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced the following road and lane closure notices are effective for the week of...

RITBA Travel Advisories: Road and lane closures scheduled for Nov. 22 – 28

Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) today announced the following road and lane closure notices are effective for the week...

Thompson Middle School PTO to host Spread the Warmth Blanket, Hat and Glove Drive

By Kendra Muenter, Thompson Middle School PTO As temperatures get colder and with schools needing to have windows...

WUN Local Gift Guide: Pets & Pet Lovers

Our furry friends have certainly taken more than their fair share of the emotional burden this crazy year. Whether feathered, fluffy...

Meet The Rhode Island Author: G. Wayne Miller

G. Wayne Miller calls himself a storyteller – and that’s certainly true, whether as an award winning reporter at the Providence...

Bowen’s Wharf to host 50th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting virtually on December 5

The Bowen’s Wharf Merchants Association will host a reimagined 50th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 5th, 2020. Due to the circumstances...

Rhode Island to enter a two-week “pause” beginning November 30

During her weekly COVID-19 press briefing today, Governor Gina Raimondo announced that Rhode Island will be taking a two-week...

Will Dailey to Play Livestream Friday as part of Boch Center’s Ghost Light Series

Singer/songwriter Will Dailey will take center stage at the Wang Theatre for a performance on the Boch Center’s music television series The...

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What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “Mangrove”

British director Steve McQueen, likely best known to American audiences for his Best Picture-winning 12 Years a Slave, is set to...

Brian C. Jones: A call to “The Registry” – and how that went

Since this is about a phone call to The Registry, you’re thinking it’s going to be bad, although perhaps not as...

Just My Opinion: With the holiday season almost upon us, businesses finding ways to survive

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, as is Black Friday, as is Small Business Saturday, as is Cyber Monday, and a holiday season that...

Gerry Goldstein: No lions and tigers, but bears and other oddball visitors

When a cuckoo is spotted in Rhode Island, you’d think any columnist who ignores the opportunity for wisecracking is a rare bird,...

Tiny Kitchen Magic: It’s (Lentil) Soup Season!

I absolutely love this time of year. I prefer sweaters over shorts.  I prefer falling leaves over sweat falling from my body. ...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “Kindred”

Hoping to follow up last week’s exciting British horror debut with another, I decided on director Joe Marcantonio’s first feature film Kindred...