Wondering what the talk of the town was around Newport in October?

While covering dozens of events and posting hundreds of stories in the month of October, it’s the news that’s unexpected, original and breaking news that saw the most traffic onwww.whatsupnewp.com.

More than 40,000 unique visitorsmade these poststhe top 10 most-read and-most shared stories in October;

Most-Read Stories

10:Newport Restaurant Week boasts new fall flavors for its best rendition yet

9:What’s In A Name? The Origin Of Newport Street Names and Landmarks

8:Taking inventory and a closer look at liquor licenses in Newport (Updated)

7:You Probably Didn’t Know All These Actors and Actresses Have Ties To Newport

6:Has North Sails closed its retail store in Newport?

5:KJ’s Restaurant & Pub to permanently close on October 22nd

4:Halloween in Newport: Your 2017 event and party guide (Oct. 27 -31)

3:2017 Newport Restaurant Deals, Discounts and Special Offers (Updated)

2:Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry crashes in Newport Harbor

Most-Read:Seafair mansion has a buyer, reportedly under contract

Most-Shared Stories

10:KJ’s Restaurant & Pub to permanently close on October 22nd…

9:You Probably Didn’t Know All These Actors and Actresses Have Tie…

8:Hotel Viking recognized with Condé Nast Traveler’s 2017 Readers…

7:Rally for Ryan rocks Newport Blues Cafe…

6:Five Fun Facts About Each of Newport’s Oldest and Most Historic …

5:Naval War College Established in Newport on October 6, 1884…

4: What’s In A Name? The Origin Of Newport Street Names and Landmarks

3:Christmas returns to the Newport Mansions on November 18th…

2:Seafair mansion has a buyer, reportedly under contract…

Most-Shared:2017 Newport Restaurant Deals, Discounts and Special Offers (Updated)…

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and serves on the Board of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and Lucy's Hearth. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.