7 Newport County residents among Roger Williams University December 2018 graduates

Roger Williams University has announced that the following local/Newport County residents were among the 151 students who received their degrees in December...

Rev’d Dr. Anita Louise Schell departing Emmanuel Church

Emmanuel Church has announced that Rev’d Dr. Anita Louise Schell will be departing their church. Schell has served as...

Sea Rose Montessori set to host Spring Open House

Sea Rose Montessori Co-op School will hold an open house on Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m.–12 noon. Families of children ages...

See the Hunchback of Notre Dame during Newport Winter Festival

In a press release sent today, the Friends of Music at St. John’s, 61 Poplar St. announced a silent film presentation of...

AIPC: Residents have their voices heard on the issue of housing...

The following press release is from the Aquidneck Island Planning Commission. On Friday, March 15, Aquidneck Island Planning Commission...

NACTC hosts National Signing Day event to honor high school students...

In order to help close the skills gap and raise awareness of career options in the skilled trades, Newport Area Career and...

Three Newport County farms awarded grants from DEM and RI Food...

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the RI Food Policy Council, announced today that they have awarded $95,949...

Local students can apply for $2 million in scholarships from RI...

At the time of year when colleges are sending out financial aid packages, the Rhode Island Foundation has announced they are offering...

Local Gyms & Studios Offering Virtual Sweat Options

Going stir crazy yet? We are. But movement helps. Though many of our favorite local gyms and fitness studios have temporarily closed...

Grad Round-Up: Local students graduate, pick up accolades from CCRI, UVM,...

What'sUpNewp has received notice that the following Aquidneck Island and Newport County residents have graduated, or picked up accolades from the...

Managing Mental Health in a Pandemic: A Conversation with Dr. Daryl...

Fear and uncertainty caused by the outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been overwhelming for many in our community. Necessary...