Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do this weekend in and around Newport County.

Friday, March 12

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Saturday, March 13

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Sunday, March 14

All-electronic tolling pilot program on Newport Pell Bridge ends Sunday

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

This story was originally published on March 5, 2021.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp. Although not the founder or original owner, Belmore has been with What'sUpNewp since its early beginnings in 2012.

Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

He and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.