Good Morning! Here’s the latest on what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI;

Fundraising Effort Underway to Bring Newport Skating Center Back to Downtown Newport This Winter: Newport’s beacon for winter family fun could once again be lit up for the holidays as Newport Waterfront Events has announced that most of the key pieces are in place for the Newport Skating Center to return to its former downtown location at the Newport Yachting Center this upcoming winter season except for the corporate and community support necessary to finance the rink’s operations.  (What’sUpNewp)

Newport Teachers Union and School Board Reach Tentative Agreement: The full union membership will vote on the deal by the end of the month. (Patch)

Newport Restaurant Among “10 Most Haunted Bars in America”: (What’sUpNewp)

DEM seeks more information on fatal boating accident: The Law Enforcement Division of the state … DEM officials said the yacht was on display at the Newport Boat Show, and was on the … (WPRI)

Luke Wilson and Judy Greer Filming in Rhode Island:  (RI Monthly)

#OysterPorn: Meet Scales and Shells’ Better Half: Newport’s local seafood hotspot, Scales and Shells, has expanded by opening 1/2 Shell, a traditional raw bar designed for the oyster obsessed. The location is colorful yet simple, with a beautiful baby blue bar ready to sling artisan cocktails. (What’sUpNewp)

Drink This: Brick Alley’s Frozen Pumpkin Mudslide: With over 25 beers on tap, a Bon Appetit-voted best lobster roll in America and burgers, Brick Alley Pub is the perfect spot for a family dinner, a date or a night out with your friends during anytime of the year. (What’sUpNewp)

Newport Art Museum’s Faculty & Student Holiday Art Sale to Feature Local Artists & Return of the Museum Gift Shop: The Newport Art Museum will host its annual Faculty and Student Holiday Arts Sale, Friday, November 27, 12 – 4pm and Saturday, November 28, 10am – 4pm, in the Museum’s Griswold House at 76 Bellevue Avenue. (What’sUpNewp)


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