A look at where and why Newport is being mentioned today, locally and around the globe;

Note: This is very much a live blog, this story will be updated throughout the day when/if more stories come out regarding Newport.

  1. CUInsight.com: $500 million McCoy Federal Credit Union partners with national lender Embrace Home Loans to expand mortgage offering
  2. PR Newswire: Hellyer & Sfeir Among Sleep Industry Luminaries Joining Start-Up (BedJet calls Newport home)
  3. Benzinga: Tyton Partners Places Call for Growth Companies With Staying Power 
  4. The Providence Journal: R.I.’s Little Compton Band wins Best in State at New England Music … 
  5. ABC2 News: Meg travels six hours north to visit a friend and try the local flavors of …
  6. Patch: Narragansett Woman Charged with DUI in Newport
  7. The Providence Journal: $6287 in severance paid to Cranston’s ex-director of senior services
  8. Newport Patch: 750k Grant for Newport Shipyard will Buy New Boat Lift
  9. International Business Times: Is There An East Coast Coachella? Music Festivals In Northeast US ... (Mention of Newport Folk Festival)
  10. ABC 6: Heather Abbott returns to Boston Marathon, hosts watch party to …