Newport County Dinner Club celebrating 30 years of promoting “Shop Local,...

Hard to believe it, but the Newport County Dinner Club has been offering a fine local dining program for 30 years! 

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Casby Harrison

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Casby Harrison, Owner of Harrison Law Associates and former Deputy Legal Counsel to Governor Bruce Sundlun, will join...

What’s Up Podcast: Heather Strout, executive director, Dr. Martin Luther King...

“I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education, culture of their...

Newport Maven: Jacki Lane

Newport is full of inspiring people, amiright? Entrepreneurs, scientists, artist, and fitness gurus; kick butt community members who embody everything about athletic culture. In honor of...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Sue Gearan

Timely with the end of Newport Boat Show Weekend, I bring you: Sue Gearan. Sue is a professional Yacht Charter Broker and Travel Concierge,...

Podcast: A conversation with Doug Key, Founder of Rogue Island Comedy...

More than seventy comedians are headed to Newport this week to participate in Rhode Island's only stand-up comedy festival.

A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of Newport Jazz Festival...

You could say about Christian McBride that the bass was in his blood – and it was. From a father and great uncle who played...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Q and A with Meg...

Meg Heriot isn’t a Newport native but she certainly has made her mark on this town. She enjoys long walks on Second Beach,...

Podcast: A conversation with Paul Pence, Republican candidate for Lt. Governor

Paul Pence, the Republican candidate for Rhode Island Lt. Governor, joined Frank today on The Open Forum on AM 1540 WADK Newport. Pence is editor...

A Conversation with Victor Wooten, Bassist for Béla Fleck and the...

In the world of bass players, few can match Victor Wooten’s mastery. He’s well-versed in the stylings of jazz and funk while also dabbling...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Lt. Governor Dan McKee

Lt. Governor Dan McKee joins us to chat about the impact COVID-19 has had on small businesses in Rhode Island, to...

Podcast: A conversation with Rebuilding Together Greater Newport

Rebuilding Together Greater Newport is one of nearly 200 affiliates of a national program that is rehabilitating properties for low-income and handicapped homeowners. Here on...

A Bridge to the Future: Irma Valdez – ‘we need love...

When you meet Irma Valdez, you hear in her voice an excitement about the opportunities that her children now have, about a...

One-on-WUN: An Interview with Fluke’s new Executive Chef, Eddie Montalvo

This spring, Executive Chef Eddie Montalvo moved from New York City to Newport to join the team at Fluke Newport. Since May, he's been...

Camden Murphy is a Breath of Fresh Air

Camden Murphy is a 22 year old Rhode Island native. When his left side brain isn’t busy working behind the bar at Midtown his...

A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of Newport Jazz Festival...

An amazing bass player, band leader and composer, Christian McBride, the Newport Jazz Festival’s new artistic director, brings profound respect for the festival, and...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Keith Stokes

Keith Stokes, Vice President of the 1696 Heritage Group, will join us to discuss the recent effort to advance Black History for...

Brian C. Jones: In an age of guilt, are we guilty...

FIRST, I FEEL A LITTLE GUILTY writing this. No, I feel very guilty that I’m even raising the subject.

What’s Up Podcast: A conversation with Colleen Burns Jermain, Superintendent of...

Newport Superintendent of Schools Colleen Burns Jermain joins WUN's Frank Prosnitz this morning for our latest edition of What's Up Podcast.

What’s Up Podcast: John Marion, executive director of Common Cause in...

John Marion, executive director of Common Cause Rhode Island, talks with WUN's Frank Prosnitz about the challenges that COVID - 19 puts on...

Newport’s BedJet is revolutionizing the sleep industry from small Brick Market...

Brick Market in Downtown Newport: home of boutique clothing stores, small eateries, Newport memorabilia shops, and… a globally renowned sleep technology start-up that’s currently...

Podcast: A ‘Bridge To The Future’ conversation with Bahjat Shariff

Bahjat Shariff was born in war-torn Lebanon. He left his country and family behind when he was 18, and with 300 in his pocket...

A Conversation with George Wein: Motivation (Part 3)

Motivation. For decades George Wein has been a paramount figure in the development of the music, mostly jazz. It’s what he played, and it’s...

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #18: Red sky at night,...

For the next two weeks --- May 8-20 – the Volvo Ocean Race will be the big story and the big attraction for up...

A Bridge to America’s Future: The story of immigrants to our...

In Turkey’s vibrant jewelry industry, a young Armenian boy of 10 begins learning his trade, destined to become a master craftsman. Some 2,300 miles...