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RIDOH reopens Gooseberry Beach in Newport for swimming

Update - August 22nd at 2:30 pm RIDOH Recommends Re-opening Gooseberry Beach for Swimming The Rhode...

RIDOH Recommends Closing Surfer’s End of Sachuest Beach; Re-Opening Watchaug Pond...

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Surfer’s End at Sachuest Beach in Middletown for swimming because of high bacteria...

The Nest: A new mom’s and parent’s support group opening on...

The Nest at Tenth Gate in collaboration with SIREN Women’s Cooperative will be offering a new mom and parent support group beginning...

Charitable Partners announced for the 2019 Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Foundation has announced their charitable partners for the 2019 Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run. This year’s...

Newport Marathon and Half Marathon, Ocean Road 10k, and BankNewport 10...

Gray Matter Marketing has announced that three of their company’s events have been shortlisted for the Top 100 Races in the USA...

Newport Hospital employees raise money for colonoscopies in memory of co-worker

When one of their colleagues passed away nine years ago not long after being diagnosed with colon cancer, staff at Newport Hospital...

Paddle For Access: Clean Ocean Access will host annual stand-up paddle...

Clean Ocean Access will hosting their 2nd Annual Newport Harbor Stand-up paddle board event, now called “Paddle for Access”, on Saturday, August...

DEM, partners to host free youth fishing event in Middletown, kayak...

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management’s (DEM) Aquatic Resource Education (ARE) Program, in partnership with the US Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) and others,...

Podcast: A Bridge to the Future – Dr. Nadia Duvilaire

Brought up in Haiti, Dr. Nadia Duvilaire's journey from Haiti was one that began with her mother's original journey to New York...

WalletHub Study: Rhode Island is 2019’s 3rd Best State for Health...

With the Affordable Care Act remaining in effect and the CDC reporting that over 87 percent of the population has a regular...

The Coggeshall Club: New Middletown buisiness will combine coworking, childcare, fitness,...

The Coggeshall Club plans to open this month in Middletown. It is being called "Rhode Island’s first coworking space...

City, AARP celebrate new Fitness Park

via City of Newport Newport City Council members joined with representatives from AARP Rhode Island on Thursday, July 11th,...

Craft Brew Races returns to Fort Adams on July 20th

Beer and running event series, the Craft Brew Races, returns to the Ocean State yet again for the Craft Brew Races Newport...

RIDOH: Middletown’s Simmons Farm recalling certain cheese products

This story was originally published on July 3rd at 8:26 pm, it has been updated. The Rhode Island Department...

What’s new in and around Newport this summer? New businesses make...

written by Andrea McHugh, Senior Communications Manager for Discover Newport The wait is over! Summer on The Classic Coast...

Summer farmers market opening in Miantonomi Park on July 1st

The Miantonomi Farmers Market will open on July 1 and run every Monday afternoon from 2 to 6 PM in Miantonomi Park...

Gentle Community Yoga being offered daily on Third Beach

Gentle Community Yoga is now being offered daily on Third Beach, by Rev Shelley Dungan and staff from The Sacred Center, an...

Results: 13th Annual Norman Bird Sanctuary 5K Run/Walk in memory of...

The 13th Norman Bird Sanctuary 5k was run on Saturday morning, hundreds of runners enjoyed the beauty of Norman Bird Sanctuary...

A Windy Lap of the Conanicut Island on Day 1 of...

Boats designed to the Universal Rule weren’t built to be sailed tentatively, or by tentative sailors. The smaller classes, in particular, were...

Anytime Fitness opening in Newport

Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness club chain, is adding another franchise to Aquidneck Island. After opening...

All bows point to Newport for the 165th New York Yacht...

The return of the Swan American Regatta and the inaugural season of racing in the new Melges IC37 fleet are two of...

Norman Bird Sanctuary 5k returns on Saturday, expect minor traffic impact

The Norman Bird Sanctuary 5K will have minor traffic impacts around certain parts of Middletown this Saturday, June 15th.

Newport Gulls down Bay Sox in extras, pick up first win...

By Stephen Hough - Team Publicist Newport notched its first win of the 2019 season with a 3-1 extra...

Newport Gulls fall to Swampbats 7-5

By Stephen Hough - Team Publicist Newport dropped its second straight in the 7-5 loss to the Keene Swampbats...

Newport County residents can enjoy a Rail Explorers tour on June...

Rail Explorers, an eco-tour company featuring pedal-powered rail bikes operating along Aquidneck Island’s historic rail lines, will offer specially priced tours for...