On the Thursday, February 18th edition of The Open Forum on 1540 AM WADK Newport, Ryan spoke about local issues involving police worn cameras as well as a resolution to add cameras to Downtown Newport.

I was joined at 12:45pm by Lesley Muir, Special Events Manager for Norman Bird Sanctuary, who discussed upcoming events that the Middletown non-profit has coming up.

At 1pm, I was joined by local musician Justin Pomfret. We took a few minutes to reflect by on the Station Nightclub Fire and it’s upcoming anniversary. We also discussed Justin’s upcoming gigs, musical career and his new album. For more information, visit www.justingpomfret.com.

Listen – 12:30pm – 1pm


Listen – 1pm – 2pm


Listen to “The Open Forum with Ryan Belmore” every weekday from 12:30pm – 2pm on 1540 AM WADK Newport and online at www.wadk.com.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).