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CCRI Art Professor leads state-wide effort to showcase work of local...

Community College of Rhode Island Adjunct Art Professor Brian O’Malley has curated a public screening for a group of independent animators next...

A Layman’s View: Televised Presidential Debates – Is this the best...

The 2020 presidential debates have been all over the place and largely forgettable.  Too many candidates; candidates with nearly identical policy views;...

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #108: Rhode Island Hotel Week

Rhode Island's first hotel week is a great opportunity to treat yourself to a stay in one of Rhode Island’s top hotels! 

Island Moving Company’s new Executive Director will be guest at upcoming...

Newport’s Arts and Cultural Alliance’s monthly networking event, Arts Around the Fire, continues at Salvation Café on Wednesday, February 19th from 6-8pm at the Post & Beam room at...

Community Hoot: Common Fence Music announces open call for local music...

COMMON FENCE MUSIC has announced an open call for local musical talent! Folk, roots and world music artists are invited to apply...

Rhode Island Independent Animated Shorts 2020 coming to Jamestown Arts Center

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) announces Rhode Island Independent Animators (RIIA) shorts 2020 Film Screening. A collection of 10 animators who live...

Catch the best films of 2019 at JPT Oscar Nom Film...

Leading up to the 92nd Annual Academy Awards, The JPT Film & Event Center is giving you the chance to see multiple...

Aquidneck Land Trust announces winners of Art & Writing Contest

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) has announced 18 student winners in the 2019 ALT Art & Writing Contest, held annually to promote the importance...

Brian C. Jones: In anxious times, should a ‘nice day’ be...

THIS PAST SUNDAY, Rhode Island had the day off – a day off from winter and a lot more.

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News – #107: Newport Wellness Week

Start the year off right by focusing on lifelong health and wellness solutions. Beginning this Saturday – January 18 through next Saturday...

Jamestown Arts Center names Maureen Coleman new Executive Director

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) announced today the appointment of Maureen Coleman as its new Executive Director. "Coleman...

New exhibition opening at the Jamestown Arts Center will celebrate 45th...

The following was written by Jamestown Arts Center. The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) announces 5th Decade: Hera Gallery exhibition...

Newport Art Museum to host evening with Gcina Mhlophe as part...

The following was written by Newport Art Museum. The Newport Art Museum, in partnership with the Newport Health Equity Zone,...

Milestone year for Newport in 2020

If ever there was a year for people from all over our country and the world to visit Newport, 2020 is that year!

Newport Art Museum announces winter schedule for Art-themed Book Club, Read/Eat/Chat

The following was written by Newport Art Museum. The Newport Art Museum looks forward to the upcoming year of its art-themed...

‘Ayurveda Unveiled’ coming to Jane Pickens on January 16th

Jane Pickens Theater, which is currently re-branding itself to "JPT Film and Event Center", will be showing the new documentary by filmmaker...

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #106: Milestone year for Newport...

2020 marks the beginning of a new decade and the achievement of some important milestones in the City-by-the-Sea. For all of the...

Irish tenor Ronan Tynan to perform at Jane Pickens Theater on...

Spectacle Management, a booking, marketing, and promotion company with offices in Boston and Lexington, MA, announced today that they will present Ronan Tynan...

Are We Happy Yet: Sketch Comedy Show coming to Firehouse Theater...

Newport's home for comedy, The Firehouse Theater, is hosting a one-night only sketch comedy show. Are We Happy Yet?,...

‘Story in the Public Square’ to begin fourth year broadcasting on...

The Pell Center at Salve Regina University announced today in a press release that it will broadcast new, weekly episodes of “Story in...

Aquidneck Growers Market settles into new home at Easton’s Beach

It has been just a little more than two months since Aquidneck Community Table moved their winter market from Newport Vineyards to...

Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea Celebrates 100 Years ...

Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea will host a ceremony at 10 a.m., Monday at the State House Library, 82 Smith St.,...

Guest View: MLK Jr.’s dream of tolerance and racial harmony remains...

The following Letter To The Editor was written by Cantor Dr. Brian Mayer of the Temple Emanu-El in Providence. His timely topic...

Island Moving Company names Peter Nicholas Bramante as Executive Director

In an email to subscribers/supporters this morning, Island Moving Company officially announced and introduced their new Executive Director. "...