RI Hospitality Association appoints Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors

The RI Hospitality Association (RIHA) announced today the appointment of Newport resident Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors.

Aloha Cafe at Seamen’s Church Institute closes

Aloha Cafe at Seamen's Church Institute has confirmed that they have permanently closed. "The Aloha Cafe has closed after many great years serving local Newporters...

AV Home Collection opens on Broadway

Tony Venetucci and Lisa Abadie, a sibling design duo, recently opened AV Home Collection at 493 Broadway in Newport. 

GameON Kids Gaming & Activity zone open inside the brand new...

Pulse Newport has added a kids fitness zone called GameON within the walls of their new expanded gym at 5 Merton Road in Newport.   GameON is a...

Podcast: Beacon Designs by Chem Art – The Rhode Island company...

Recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning, National Geographic and Reader's Digest, Beacon Designs by ChemArt (located in Lincoln, RI) has been making the Official...

Newport Indoor Golf opens in Portsmouth

Newport Indoor Golf has recently opened its doors in a 5,000 sq. ft. facility located adjacent to the Newport Car Museum in...

Programming at Hotel Viking this summer includes chef-hosted BBQ, Beach Butler...

Summer is in full swing and Hotel Viking is embracing the longer days of sunshine and inviting Newport neighbors and hotel guests alike to...

Wild Newport brings wildlife rehabilitation to Middletown

Wild Newport, Inc., a 501 (c)(3) non-profit that specializes in the Rescue, Rehabilitation, and Release of wildlife on Aquidneck Island, has announced that they...

Who’s hiring in Newport right now? Gurney’s, Newport Vineyards, and 130...

Looking for a new job, gig, or career? Here's who's hiring right now in and around Newport, Rhode Island.

United Way, CVS Health Foundation launch 2-1-1 partnership to address opioid...

As Rhode Island struggles with the highest rate of substance abuse-related deaths in New England, those caught in the cycle of addiction, as well...

Newport Car Museum, Rail Explorers and Newport Helicopter Tours partner to...

Newport Car Museum has partnered with Rail Explorers and Newport Helicopter Tours to offer discounts for visitors who try any two or all three of these unique...

Newport Creamery on Bellevue Avenue closed until Spring 2021 due to...

Newport, RI - Awful awful news for Newport Creamery fans. The Newport Creamery located at 181 Bellevue Avenue...

Lt. Governor McKee proposes framework for small business-friendly grant program

In a letter to the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation Advisors on Business Restoration, Lt. Governor Dan McKee proposed framework for a Small...

Lila Delman Real Estate names John Hodnett, broker/owner, as President after...

In light of Melanie Delman’s passing, Lila Delman Real Estate has named John Hodnett, Broker/Owner, as President. Since joining Lila Delman Real Estate in...

Rhody Surf awarded Newport Contract, reopening at First Beach

Locally-owned service business, Rhody Surf, Inc., a Newport Chamber of Commerce’s Business of Excellence Recipient, has re-opened at a new location.  

Brenton Hotel introduces new culinary leadership team

Newport, RI Andy Ross, managing director of the Brenton Hotel, the new 57-room luxury boutique hotel on the harbor in Newport, RI, opening in July...

Stoneacre Tapas sold

Stoneacre Brasserie has confirmed with What'sUpNewp that they have sold Stoneacre Tapas at 515 Thames Street and will not be opening for...

Chaves’ Gardens sells property, will continue to operate business onsite

Annie Sherman, on behalf of Chaves' Gardens, shared the following news with What's Up Newp today regarding the future for Chaves' Gardens.

Donald Osborne appointed CEO of Audrain, LLC

Audrain, LLC announced today the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer, Donald Osborne, who will report to Chairman Nicholas Schorsch...

Hotel Viking’s Hill Market Café opening on March 15th (Updated)

Hotel Viking has announced Hill Market Café, the latest addition to their property, will open in mid-March. Visitors to...

Help For Small Businesses: Learn about SBA Disaster Loan Program for...

Are you a small business that has suffered substantial economic injury as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19)? If so, the Rhode...

The Rhode Island Small Business Development Center names Paul Harden Newport...

The Rhode Island Small Business Development Center this week announced the creation of a new, full-time position dedicated to Newport County small...

People’s Credit Union members and employees donate to the Salvation Army...

Middletown, RI - People's Credit Union was happy to once again participate in the Rhode Island Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program, which was coordinated by...

Drupal Connect Honored By Northrop Grumman With an Enterprise Supplier Award

Drupal Connect has announced Tthat it has been awarded the prestigious "Competitive Advantage" award as part of the 2016 Northrop Grumman Enterprise Supplier Recognition...

Newport Harbor Hotel partners with The Bodhi Spa to offer ‘Heat...

The Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina has announced that they are teaming up with The Bodhi Spa to bring you a spa...