Quonset Development Corporation recognized for Energy Conservation Leadership

The Quonset Development Corporation (QDC) was recognized by the Rhode Island OER recently at the Leading by Example Energy Awards ceremony at the Rhode...

People’s Credit Union Announces Appointment of Sean Daly, Executive Vice President...

People's Credit Union has announced the appointment of Sean Daly to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  In this position,...

Chamber of Commerce will host Career Event & Job Fair on...

The Newport County Chamber of Commerce will host Greater Newport WORKS, a Career Event & Job Fair for the Greater Newport area...

Custom House Coffee and Ragged Island Brewing Company team up to...

Custom House Coffee and Ragged Island Brewing Company have announced the release of a brand-new beer created in collaboration. The Custom House...

Discover Newport lays off staff, consolidates services

These are tough times if you are in the tourism industry. Toughest if, perhaps, you head an agency that oversees one of...

Chamber seeks business input to measure economic impact of gas outage

Over 425 businesses in Newport County were impacted during the natural gas outage in January 2019. While many are back to business...

Staying Safe On Public Wi-Fi

While shopping this season, how many of us will take a break, grab a snack and check our bank or credit card balance before...

Hotel Viking will offer free spa day for cancer patients, survivors...

Are you someone who has fought cancer or who is currently fighting cancer? Did you help someone you love during their journey? Well, Hotel Viking...

COVID-19: SBA Disaster Loan FAQ

In response to the many small businesses who have questions regarding the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan program, the Rhode...

Middletown Papa Gino’s among 95 stores abruptly closed across New England...

Massachusetts-based pizza franchise Papa Gino's abruptly closed nearly one hundred of its stores across New England this weekend including the franchise's location at 619 West Main...

BankNewport names Newport resident Kyle Martin Vice President, Compliance Analyst/Trust Officer

BankNewport today announce that Newport resident Kyle A. Martin has been promoted to Vice President, Compliance Analyst/Trust Officer. In his new position,...

Rhea’s Cafe closes, Italian eatery to open

Rhea's Cafe in Middletown took to Facebook earlier this morning to announced that they have closed. According to...

Gurney’s Resorts announces new executive appointments in Newport, Montauk

Gurney’s Resorts announces the appointment of two accomplished hospitality veterans to its newest resorts. Jaime Stuyck has been tapped as the new Resort Manager...

Jay Coogan named President of IYRS School of Technology and Trades

The IYRS School of Technology & Trades (IYRS), a leading institution of experiential education for global makers, today announced that it has selected Jay...

Now Hiring: 115+ Job Opportunities Available Right Now in Newport

Looking for a spring or summer gig? Or perhaps a new part-time job or new career? There are more than 100 companies in Newport...

Newport Car Museum adds new cars, new displays

The Newport Car Museum, which has wowed tens of thousands of visitors, elicited hundreds of five-star reviews and earned readers’ and editors’ choice awards from USA...

VIDEO: Governor Raimondo announces program for small businesses impacted gas outages

Governor Gina Raimondo will be joined by Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor this morning at Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center to announce...

People’s Credit Union Donates to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society...

People's Credit Union recently donated $2,449 to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The funds were raised through a combination of People's Credit Union employee...

Newport County Airbnb hosts earned $11.6 million this summer

Airbnb hosts in Rhode Island welcomed nearly 8,000 guests, brought in more than $1.7 million per week this summer.

Inaugural ‘Hotel Week RI’ to be held January 18 – 31

Providence, RI - Visit Rhode Island, in conjunction with 22 hotels throughout its six tourism regions, announced this evening the first-ever “Hotel...

Innovate Newport Groundbreaking Ceremony: Newport County Chamber of Commerce first confirmed...

A ceremonial groundbreaking took place earlier today celebrating the redevelopment of the historic Sheffield School into a technology incubator and co-work facility known as...

Newport Business News: November 21, 2016

Keeping up with what’s happening and new with Newport businesses can be tough, we decided to do something about it in order to help...

Family-teaching couples make a positive difference

The following story has been sponsored by Boys Town New England. Since opening in 1991, Boys Town New England...

Middletown accepting applications for outdoor dining

Middletown has passed an executive order that will permit the temporary expansion of outdoor dining at local restaurants.

Bridge to Fitness Hosts New Year’s Day Workout Challenge to Benefit...

Bridge to Fitness used New Year's Day to raise money for a Newport, Connecticut and nonprofit. Over 30 participants donated $25 on Sunday to participate...