Here are the most-read and most shared stories that appeared on www.whatsupnewp.com during the month of March, from St. Patrick’s Day to breaking news – March was a busy one in our publishing world!

Thanks for an amazing March, it was by far our busiest March in terms of users, sessions and page view ever!

Most-Read Stories – March 2017

10 – Hope, Willie’s Burger Bar Liquor Licenses Are Changing Hands

9 – 61st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Could Be Coldest in Decades

8 – Sardella’s Will Celebrate 37th Anniversary in April by Offering Original Menu Prices from 1980

7 – Newport Adopts Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban

6 – Multi-Vehicle Accident Closes Pell Bridge on Saturday (Updated)

5 – Obituary for Keanna Lee Fenwick, 26, Newport

4 – 120+ Companies Hiring Right Now in Newport (March 26)

3 – Newport Police Seek Public’s Assistance Identifying Shoplifting Suspect

2 – Cluny School to Close After 60 Years (Updated)

Most Read – 2017 Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade: Everything You Need To Know

Most Shared Stories – March 2017

10 – St. Mary’s Church Discovers Mysterious Sculpture During Historic…

9 – 2017 Newport Restaurant Deals, Discounts and Special Offers (Updated)…

8 – David Allard Announces Candidacy for District 13 (Newport, Jamestown) …

7 – Rail Explorers Begins Operating on Aquidneck Island on April 8th…

6 – Discover Newport Wins First Place in ‘Destination Video’ C…

5 – Owner of Pour Judgement Plans to bike across America to raise awarenes…

4 – Sardella’s Will Celebrate 37th Anniversary in April by Offering Orig…

3 – 2017 Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade: Everything You Need To …

2 – Dawn Euer Announces Campaign for State Senate…

Most Shared – Newport Adopts Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban…

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).