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Editor’s Note: 2019 was a record year for What’s Up Newp,...

It’s been a BIG year at What's Up Newp. For the second year in a row we were...

Top 10: Most Read Stories in 2019

2019 was an absolutely incredible year for What's Up Newp. When we look at website growth, What’s Up...

NUWC Division Newport engineer wins Black Engineer of the Year’s Modern...

The following was written by NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs and originally appeared on Naval Sea Systems Command.

Church Community Housing Corp receives grant to develop Zero Net Energy...

RIHousing and the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER) announced on December 23rd the award of funds to develop highly energy...

RIDOH and DEM lift Blue-Green Algae advisories that have been in...

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are lifting the recreational advisories that...

NUWC Division Newport partners with International Yacht Restoration School

This story was written by NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs and originally appeared on the website for Naval Sea Systems Command.

Rhode Island Department of Transportation extends Pell Bridge Ramp Environmental Assessment...

The Rhode Island Department of Transporation has extended the comment period for its proposed Pell Bridge Ramp Realignment plan until Jan. 21,...

NUWC employees spread holiday cheer through Toys for Tots

The following story originally appeared on navsea.navy.mil. Click here to see the original story and to read more from Naval Sea...

Electrical issues forces RITBA to use temporary transformer to keep portion...

Those in the Point Section of Newport may notice some additional work happening and/or an additional transformer in the area over the...

Clarke Cooke House a nominee in Wight Vodka’s 2019 Best...

The Clarke Cooke House has a shot at being crowned the Best Sailor's Bar in the world. EuroSail News,...

VIDEO: City Council Joint Workshop with the School Committee – School...

Newport City Council and Newport School Committee held a join session on Wednesday, December 18th. The purpose of...

12th Annual Singing For Shelter raises more than $11,500 for local...

Singing For Shelter founders Anne and Mark Gorman recently presented the proceeds of the 12th annual Singing For Shelter concert to Kelly...

Middletown’s SEA CORP awarded $49.5 million multiple award contract from Naval...

Systems Engineering Associates Corporation (dba SEA CORP) of Middletown recently announced that their company was one of four contractors awarded on December...

R.I. Infrastructure Bank saves municipalities and utilities $7.8 Million

 Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (Infrastructure Bank) today announced the refinancing of Clean Water State Revolving Fund and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund...

Brady Sullivan Properties donates 70 bikes to Child & Family’s Foster...

On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, Brady Sullivan Properties delivered 70 new bikes to the Child & Family Providence Community Center at 1268...

MLK Center, East Bay Community Action Program will share $40,000 in...

Sparked by a recent study reporting that thousands of Rhode Islanders are going hungry every day, the Rhode Island Foundation today announced...

Chief Learning Officer visits Naval War College, discusses priorities

This story originally appeared on www.usnwc.edu, see the original story and more from the Naval War College here.

Navy, state, academic and industry leaders converge to launch 401 Tech...

Source: By NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs | Dec. 17, 2019 As Rear Adm....

Former Long Wharf Seafood site to become new corporate headquarters for...

Many have wondered and asked what was being built and what was the future of 17 JT Connell Highway, formerly home to...

Pell Center at Salve Regina designates ‘The Fracturing of America’s Public...

The fracturing of America’s public narrative has been named the 2019 Story of the Year by the Pell Center at Salve Regina...

Reps. Speakman, Cortvriend to introduce Safe Drinking Water Act

STATE HOUSE – Rep. June S. Speakman and Rep. Terri Cortvriend plan to introduce legislation in the upcoming legislative session to push...

Bay View Estates in Portsmouth sells for $20.425 million

CBRE today announced the sale of Bay View Estates, located at 2121 West Main Road in Portsmouth, for $20,425,000. CBRE...

CCRI: Tuesday exams rescheduled to Friday due to approaching winter storm

Due to the approaching winter storm predicted to bring snow and ice to the region late tonight and into tomorrow, and the...

Newport seeks to make roadways safer for pedestrians, cyclists

Making streets safer for pedestrians and bicyclists has become a priority for the city of Newport, according to the city’s mayor, Jamie...

Joint Artificial Intelligence Center Director tells Naval War College audience to...

This story originally appeared on www.usnwc.edu, see the original story and more from the Naval War College here.