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...

John Florez Won’t Seek Re-election on Newport City Council

After announcing that he would seek re-election and after submitting his declaration of candidacy earlier this week, Newport City Councilor-At-Large John Florez has announced...

Fundraising Effort Underway to Bring Newport Skating Center Back to Downtown...

Newport’s beacon for winter family fun could once again be lit up for the holidays as Newport Waterfront Events, a division of Waterfront Productions...

Obituary for Barbara J. Card: July 2, 1927 – July 6,...

Barbara J. (Orkins) Card died on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Rhode Island Hospital at the age of 89. She was married to the...

Study: As Airbnb grows, this is exactly how much it’s bringing...

Tarik Dogru, Assistant Professor of Hospitality Management, Florida State University Airbnb has grown exponentially since...

Rhode Island Delegation Announces $891,243 to Help Protect Rhode Island Coastline

NOAA Funding to Help Coastal Communities in New England Prepare for Severe Storms and Rising Sea Levels Today, Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and...

Speed & distracted driving enforcement campaign will focus on Route...

In preparation for reduced speeds during Phase II of the Newport Pell Bridge road deck project, The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge...

Survey seeks input on how well Newport accommodates its older residents

To make Newport a more livable City for residents as they age, a survey is asking residents age 45+ what the City...

On This Day – September 26, 1983: Australia II Wins America’s...

It was on September 26, 1983 that Australia II defeated Liberty in Newport to win the America's Cup trophy that had been in the...

Free Admission to Newport Mansions for all Newport County Residents on...

The Preservation Society of  Newport County invites all Newport County residents to visit the Newport Mansions for free on Sunday, October 4 and Monday,...

6 Captivating Condos: Libby Kirwin Real Estate Offers a New Line-Up...

When it comes to purchasing property in Newport, Rhode Island - more buyers are deciding to purchase condos due to investment opportunities, seasonal advantages...

Obituary for Thomas J. Sears

Thomas J. Sears, 62, of Pawtucket passed away unexpectedly at Memorial Hospital on February 7, 2017 after a brief illness. Born in Newport, RI, on...

Portion of Thames Street will be closed on Wednesday night for...

National Grid Gas will be conducting required maintenance of the natural gas main on Thames Street at Underwood Ct. on Wednesday, July...

Recap: Newport City Council Meeting | May 13th

Newport City Council hosted a regular council meeting this evening. Here's what was on the agenda and how the votes landed.

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 12: Daily Press Briefing &...

Governor Raimondo and the Department of Health will hold their daily COVID-19 press briefing today at 1 pm. What’s...

City of Newport: Access to Southern Embankment of Easton’s Pond closed

The following info was provided by the City of Newport Due to necessary repairs, a portion of the unimproved...

Nineteen Open Houses to check out this weekend

Content brought to you by What'sUpNewp & William Raveis Newport On the market for a home in or around...

Governor Raimondo details metrics for moving between phases of reopening

Governor Raimondo laid out four different metrics, in addition to the state’s operational response, that officials are tracking as they consider moving...

Newport Morning News Headlines (Nov. 24)

Good Morning! Here's a roundup of new headlines that have to do with what's happening, new or to do in Newport, RI. Newport, RI Morning...

Salve Regina University: Remote learning for all students until end of...

Salve Regina University students will not return to campus this spring, commencement has been postponed, and Senior Week activities have been cancelled.

Coronavirus Update – March 29th: 294 positive cases in R.I., more...

Governor Gina M. Raimondo today made several announcements about the state's response to the COVID-19 crisis.  Watch: Governor provides...

City of Newport and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport Sign...

The City of Newport and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport today signed the Partnership Intermediary Agreement (PIA) to support economic development...

IYRS raises record scholarship funds at the 21st Annual IYRS Summer...

On the evening of Saturday, July 7, over 650 supporters gathered for the 21st Annual IYRS Summer Gala, title sponsored for a second straight year...

Households In Need Encouraged To Apply To Good Neighbor Energy Fund...

PROVIDENCE, RI, May 5, 2017 – With the Monday, May 1st end to the moratorium on energy shut-offs for all customers not on protected...

In Pictures: 2015 Newport Folk Festival

The Newport Folk Festival took place from July 24-26 at Fort Adams State Park and featured Roger Waters, James Taylor, The Decemberists, ’65 Revisited (celebration...