Boots on the Ground (Photo: Rick Farrell)
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Good Morning, today is Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day!

🌊 It’s the final day of the Boots On The Ground Memorial at Fort Adams State Park. Free and open to the public. Open 8 am to 6 pm. More details

WUN’s Rick Farrell visited Boots On The Ground over the weekend, check out his photo gallery here –Photos: ‘Boots on the Ground’ commemorate Memorial Day at Fort Adams

🌊 Rogue Island Comedy Festival wraps up its festival this evening with 6 pm and 8 pm shows at Top of Pelham. Details

🌊 U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi asked Brown University graduates Sunday to “hold on to your hope,” even when faced with the current darkness in the world. Read More

🌊 The Eisenhower House at Fort Adams State Park is open to the public for free self guided tours from 10 am to 2 pm. Details

What’s Up Today


  • Today – Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
  • Tonight – Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 11 mph.

Marine Forecast

Sun, Moon, & Tide

  • Sunrise: 5:14 am | Sunset: 8:11 pm | 14 hours & 43 minutes of sun.
  • High tide at 8:37 am & 8:53 pm | Low tide at 2:10 am & 1:35 pm.
  • Moon: Waning Crescent, 29.1 days, 0% lighting.

Happening Today

Things To Do


  • Celtica: Music Bingo at 7:30 pm
  • Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Gurney’s: The Honky Tonk Knights at The Firepit from 6 pm to 9 pm, Live DJ at The Firepit from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Landing: Justin Pomfret at 1 pm, Mike Wendoloski at 4:30 pm
  • Newport Vineyards: Chris Vaillancourt & Santana Roberts from 2 pm to 5 pm
  • One Pelham East: Bruce Jacque at 10 pm
  • The Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm
  • The Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • The Reef: Lucas Neil from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Top of Pelham: Rogue Island Comedy Festival at 6 pm & 8 pm

City & Government

No meetings are scheduled.

The Latest from WUN

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Arroyo has three RBIs in return, Red Sox beat Guardians 6-3

Christian Arroyo hit a two-run homer in the seventh and had three RBIs in his return from the COVID-19 injured list, powering the surging Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 victory over the Cleveland Guardians on Friday night.


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Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp.

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