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. New York Times –  $1400000 Homes in Rhode Island, California and Illinois 
  2. Vanity Fair – The Complicated Sisterhood of Jackie Kennedy and Lee Radziwill
  3. CBS News – Officials ponder how to remove dead whale from surf spot
  4. Boothbay Register – The Slick’s twins: 28 years in Boothbay Harbor
  5. Memphis Democrat – Local Ladies Enjoy Trip to East Coast
  6. Daily Journal – Longtime executive editor Sheila L. Mullowney has announced she’s leaving The Newport Daily News after 15 years at the helm
  7. Tennis World USA – Jared Donaldson: A young renaissance guy climbing his own ladder to success
  8. ABC 6 – Dead whale brings majestic moments, big problems for beach
  9. WPRI – Middletown considers raising beach parking fees
  10. Furniture Today – BedJet turns to bedding execs for advisory board
  11. What’sUpNewp – FILA and International Tennis Hall of Fame Launch New Junior Tennis Program
  12. What’sUpNewp – LIVE BLOG: Latest 2016 Newport Folk Festival Lineup Announcements
  13. What’sUpNewp – Rogers High School Student Named Semifinalist in US Presidential Scholars Program
  14. What’sUpNewp – Town of Middletown Looks to Raise Beach Parking Fees
  15. What’sUpNewp – More Than 3,800 Turn Out for Presidential Primary in Newport; Sanders & Trump Receive Most Votes

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).