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. ABC News – Elite Boarding School Cancels ‘Healing’ Event on Sex Abuse
  2. The Boston Globe – St. George’s cancels “healing” session on sex abuse scandal during …
  3. Providence Journal – 119 listed missing in RI
  4. Upworthy – In 1790, a Jewish congregation wrote to George Washington. He …
  5. Patch – Command of Coast Guard Cutter Changes Hands in Newport
  6. Scuttlebutt Sailing News – J/22 Class Awards First Annual Scholarship Boat

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).