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Tuesday, August 25th

On This Day in Newport History: Van Johnson, Actor and Dancer, Was Born in…

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • 12 pm – WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Kathryn Leonard, candidate for Newport City Council Ward 3
  • 3 pm – WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Olga Enger, candidate for Newport City Council At-Large
  • 5 pm – WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Derek Grinkin, candidate for Newport City Council At-Large

Wednesday, August 26th

Newport City Council to host next Council Meeting on August 26, here’s what’s on the agenda

PHOTOS: President John F. Kennedy Sailing In Newport on August 26, 1962

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • 11 am – WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Kevin Michaud, candidate for Newport City Council At-Large
  • 1 pm – WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Rick Lombardi, candidate for State Representative District 74 (Jamestown, Middletown)
  • 6:30 pm – What’s Up Newp Live Stream: Newport City Council Meeting

Thursday, August 27th

On This Day In Newport History – August 27, 1995: Tiger Woods Wins 1995 U.S. Amateur Championship in Newport

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

Friday, August 28th


On This Day – August 28, 1987: Actor John Huston dies in Middletown

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

Saturday, August 29th

This Day In Newport History – August 29, 1778: Battle of Rhode Island

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

Sunday, August 30th

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

Monday, August 31st

PHOTOS: Hurricane Carol Makes Landfall in Newport, RI on August 31, 1954

This Day In History: August 31, 1881 – Inaugural US Men’s Single Tennis Championships…

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

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.