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Newport Hospital’s summer celebration, A Salute to Health, raises $934,350

A perfect summer evening set the stage on Thursday, July 12, as Newport Hospital welcomed nearly 500 friends and supporters to the historic Eisenhower...

OHPRI’s Summer Party raises more than $50,000 for SSV Oliver Hazard...

The sixth annual summer fundraising party for Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island (OHPRI) raised over $50,000 for the non-profit organization’s education-at-sea programs. Held Thursday, June 28 at...

Arts and cultural organizations can apply for $30,000 grants from The...

Small arts and cultural organizations from the minority community have until July 20 at 11:59 p.m. to apply for grants of up to $30,000 from the...

Local sports camp reaches kids from across Newport County

With clear skies and cooler temperatures covering New England this week, local camp coordinators at Evangelical Friends Church Newport are calling their weeklong Kickin’...

Clean Ocean Access re-energizes Sachuest Point Program

Clean Ocean Access (COA) is entering its 12th year of service - with an exclusive focus on Aquidneck Island. In 2014, COA began cleaning Sachuest...

Island Moving Company and BankNewport to offer Great Friends Dance Festival...

Island Moving Company and BankNewport are partnering to give away 150 free tickets to the opening night of the ninth annual Great Friends Dance...

Clean Ocean Access publishes 2008 – 2017 Water Quality Monitoring Summary...

Clean Ocean Access has published their 2008 - 2017 Water Quality Monitoring Summary Report, a result of the Clean Ocean Access year-round citizen science...

Dance in the sand with the whole family at Norman Bird...

Celebrate Summer with Norman Bird Sanctuary at the Beach Bash on Third Beach, August 2nd. Dance in the sand with the whole family at Norman...

Internationally acclaimed fashion designer and cookbook author Zac Posen will headline...

The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, one of the East Coast’s most sophisticated and anticipated events, returns for its 13th-year from September 20...

Newport Art Museum’s Summer Gala, the Artists’ Ball, to celebrate the...

On Friday, July 20, 2018 the Newport Art Museum will hold its annual summer gala, the Artists’ Ball, the Museum’s largest fundraiser of the...

Newport Festivals Foundation makes donation to Girls Rock! RI, helps create...

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. has announced that they will provide financial support to create the Band Booster program, a new initiative for Girls Rock!...

Emmanuel Church awards $10,000 in grants to those in need

Emmanuel Church of Newport announced on Monday that they have recently awarded $10,000 in grant funds to help stabilize people’s lives with housing, food...

Keen becomes a sponsor of Newport Folk Festival, will offer limited...

Keen Inc., best known for the Newport sandal designed 15 years ago, has signed on as a sponsor of the Newport Folk Festival. As a...

United Way of Rhode Island names Cortney Nicolato President & CEO

Following a national search, the Board of Directors for United Way of Rhode Island has selected Cortney Nicolato to lead the organization as its...

North Side Community Market re-opens on Friday at Florence Gray Center

Aquidneck Community Table announced on Wednesday in a press release that The North Side Community Market will open this Friday with a big community...

$70K in scholarships enables 45 students to attend Berklee workshop at...

Students from across the world will be mentored this summer at the site of one of the world’s most legendary jazz festivals, according to...

Newport County YMCA to host ‘Midsummer Island Retreat’ at St. Mary’s...

The Newport County YMCA announced in a press release on Monday that they have partnered up with St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and The Sacred...

YMCA and Newport Mental Health bring UK Program to US for...

In a joint effort to promote mental health awareness, Newport County YMCA and Newport Mental Health are hosting the “I am Whole” campaign, a...

RI Foundation awards nearly $270,000 in grants to serve Newport County...

(Photo: The Rhode Island Foundation has awarded nearly $270,000 in grants to serve Newport County residents. Lucy’s Hearth residents Stephanie Aguair and Jamane Rose...

Local organizations team up to host ‘Newport Clean Up Day’ on...

Several local organizations have announced their collaboration to host "Newport Clean Up Day" on Thursday, June 28th. "Come join Clean Ocean Access (COA), Mount Gay...

Six organizations awarded grants by The Women’s Fund of Rhode Island

The Women’s Fund of Rhode Island (WFRI) announced on Tuesday a total of $50,000 in grant funding to six organizations for their innovative proposals...

Preservation Society of Newport County celebrates opening of new Welcome Center...

After more than 10 years of planning and work, The Preservation Society of Newport County was joined by nearly 600 supporters for a ribbon-cutting...

What’sUpNewp Radio – June 13: Rebecca Bertrand, Executive Director of newportFILM

Rebecca Bertrand, Executive Director of newportFILM, joined  me on today's edition of What'sUpNewp Radio on AM 1540 WADK Newport to chat about and give us...

Three-Time Olympic medalist Elizabeth Beisel will lead two youth and teen...

Save The Bay announced on Monday that on Friday,  August 3rd, it will present two youth swim clinics, each led by three-time Olympic medalist...

Sailing Heals and Newport Car Museum join efforts to give cancer...

The Newport Car Museum has teamed with Sailing Heals, a non-profit in Marblehead, Mass. that serves cancer patients in Rhode Island and several states,...