IYRS graduates strengthen U.S. America’s Cup Challenger

With nine graduates of Newport’s IYRS School of Technology and Trades already working in the Bristol, R.I. production facility of New York...

Newport Marriott to host Root Beer Float Fundraiser to support Hasbro...

The Newport Marriott is set to host an annual fundraiser for its long-standing support of non-profit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Locals and guests...

Newport County YMCA, along with Newport Mental Health, launch #IAMWHOLE campaign

The #IAMWHOLE campaign first started with YMCAs in the United Kingston and the Newport County YMCA will be the first YMCA in the United States...

Preview: 2018 newportFILM Outdoors summer lineup and schedule

Ahead of the kick-off of the kick-off of their annual summer series, newportFILM Outdoors, What'sUpNewp caught up with newportFILM to get a preview of...

Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas RI: Launch of multi-year project to improve...

Newport, RI - On Friday, December 7th, Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Jack Reed will speak at the launch of a new multi-year project with Clean...

Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund awards $121,100 in grants to twently...

Newport Hospital’s Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund has announced that they have awarded a total of $121,100 to twenty local organizations. The...

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,...

Transgender Newport resident finds welcoming facility for rehabilitation after mastectomy

Fifty-eight-year-old Newport resident Joey Moniz was faced with a dilemma. Having just had double mastectomy surgery, the hospital said he needed short-term...

Seamen’s Church Institute supports Rhode Island Coast Guard with more than...

During the recent government shutdown, Seamen’s Church Institute solicitated donations to support Rhode Island’s U.S. Coast Guard members and their families. In just...

Seamen’s Church Institute offering a free meal to anyone who needs...

No one needs to go without dinner or company on Thanksgiving. Seamen’s Church Institute is inviting the public to...

Newport Dance Festival: Island Moving Company will welcome five dance companies...

via Island Moving Company Island Moving Company, Newport’s Contemporary Ballet will present its tenth annual summer dance festival July...

Lucy’s Hearth will host Fall For Lucy’s Hearth, annual fall fundraiser,...

On Wednesday, October 16th, The Board of Directors and Friends of Lucy’s Hearth will host the 8th Annual Fall for Lucy’s Hearth...

Rescue Me: 5 pets in need of loving homes this week

It's Friday, which means it's time again to highlight some pretty awesome (and adorable pets) from the Potter League For Animals.

Historic Tea Table returns to Newport for Whitehorne House Museum’s reopening

When it reopens on May 29th, 2019, Newport Restoration Foundation’s Whitehorne House Museum will be the only museum in the world dedicated...

Save The Bay’s 42nd annual Swim fundraiser takes place on Saturday

At 6:45 am on Saturday, Augusut 4, the first of five waves of swimmers and kayakers participating in Save The Bay’s 42nd annual Swim...

People’s Credit Union donates $5k to Boys & Girls Club of...

People's Credit Union has announced that they have donated five thousand dollars to the Boys & Girls Club of Newport County through...

Guest View: Is Rhode Island’s child welfare system broken?

The following is a Letter to the Editor that was written by Marty Sinnott, President & CEO, Child & Family.

Newport Blues Cafe, The 40 team up to raise funds for...

The Newport Blues Café and the band The 40 have teamed up to sponsor three separate Sunday afternoon /early evening performances of...

Social Enterprise Greenhouse seeks Social Entrepreneurs for its 2020 Food Accelerator...

Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) is accepting applications for its 2020 Food Accelerator program. Motivated and coachable social entrepreneurs who have a feasible...

Potter League for Animals launches annual ‘P.S. I Love You...

Back for its 4th year, the Potter League for Animals' “P.S. I Love You Pet Calendar Photo Contest” raises funds for the...

Calendar Of Events: 2019 Christmas In Newport

Founded in 1971, Christmas in Newport began as a two-week festival that celebrated the noncommercial traditions of the holiday season. Now in...

The Museum of Newport Irish History will host ‘Shamrocks & Seashells’...

“Shamrocks & Seashells,” the 9th Annual Benefit for the Museum of Newport Irish History’s Interpretive Center, will be held Saturday, September 8, at 6:00...

The C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta announces 2018...

Newport, RI - The C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta have announced that there will be four recipients for the 2018 Clagett...

Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County will celebrate 25 years...

The Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County (ACA) invites the community to celebrate their 25 years of supporting artists at...

Brick Alley Pub to host 10th Annual Post-Parade Day Clean-Up, volunteers...

The Annual Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is arguably one of the busiest days of the year in Newport, and there’s no secret...