Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Samantha Zigbuo

Samantha Zigbuo (or 'Sam Zig' as I like to call her) gave birth to her collection, Gypsy with a Zip Code, in 2015. Sam...

Shore Soap Co. Outdoor Shower Hop

It's a common occurrence in Newport, the good 'ol "pool hop"; the act of jumping in the neighbor's pool while no-one is home! We...

#ShopSmall Gift Guide: Shopping for Fashion-Forward Friends

Ladies, do you have a fashion-forward friend or family member to shop for on your Christmas list? If yes, then Rochelle's on Thames and Sail Loft at...

SUNDAY GALLERY SUNDAY, a New Monthly Gallery Day, Will be Unveiled...

SUNDAY GALLERY SUNDAY was realized amongst a group of like-minded gallery owners and operators in Newport after attending several opening receptions and arts-oriented gatherings...

Water Brothers Will Close Retail Brick-And-Mortar Store

After more than 40 years, Owner and Operator Sid Abruzzi has made the difficult decision to close his brick-and-mortar Water Brothers retail store. Sid Abruzzi...

North Sails Collection store opening on Bannisters Wharf

North Sails has announce the opening of the North Sails Collection store in Newport. Located at 16 Bannisters Wharf,...

Water Brothers moves back to Memorial Boulevard

Water Brothers is on the move again. Water Brothers announced on Wednesday that they have relocated back to 39...

Brick Alley Pub Will Host Local Artists and Artisans on Sunday

Brick Alley Pub will once again be hosting their annual “Holiday Pop-Up at the Pub” store. Taking place upstairs on Sunday, December 20 from 12pm-4pm,...

‘Toys as Art Show’ joins the Marvels of Winter at Newport...

Bruneau and Co. Auctioneers has announced that they will present "Toys as Art" on Sunday, Feb. 17th from 1-4 pm at the...

In Photos: Day 3 of 2015 Newport Jazz Festival

The 2015 Newport Jazz Festival wrapped up on Sunday, August 2nd, here's a look at some of our favorite moments   The 2016 Newport Jazz Festival...

Marc Allen Fine Clothiers’ Debuts Loro Piana Spring 2017 Collection

Boutique men’s shop is the only retailer in the region to preview the luxury designer’s entire spring line Marc Allen Fine Clothiers, located at 142...

UPDATE: Sephora Will Open Store in Downtown Newport on May 20th

This story was originally published on December 8, 2015.  What'sUpNewp has learned that International beauty and cosmetic giant Sephora will open a store in Newport,...

Newport Cotton Company closes on Thames, two prime retail spaces becomes...

Retail real estate can be sometimes hard to find in downtown Newport. Retail real estate with a patio, parking in the rear, heavy foot traffic...

Shop Local Spotlight: Wrap up your shopping, give the gift of...

Sponsored Promotion Along with our What’s Up Newp Holiday Shopping Guides, What’s Up Newp is highlighting...

Lou Lou’s Decor Will Move From Portsmouth to Newport

Lou Lou's Decor, a boutique of fine furnishings and home accessories, will soon move from Clock Tower Square in Portsmouth to Bellevue Avenue in Newport,...

On The Move: Keeping Track of What Newport Businesses Are Opening,...

It's been a busy start to the new year for new and old Newport businesses, many are moving, some have retired and there's a...

The Newport Show: July shopping event will feature antiques, art, and...

There is only one weekend event in Newport’s summer season that combines luxury, style, and philanthropy. That event is The Newport Show....

Bowler Lane Projects Announces Opening of LIL BIG

Newport’s up and coming art space, Bowler Lane Projects, has announced its latest exhibition, LIL BIG, an all-female group show.

Aquidneck Growers Market closed on Saturday

If visiting the Aquidneck Growers Market on Saturday mornings is part of your Saturday morning routine, you're not going to enjoy this...

Spa Aficionados From Across New England are Coming to Newport to...

Spa aficionados from across the region are coming to Newport to visit The Bodhi Spa, New England’s premiere Hydrotherapy Day Spa. With more than 3,000-square-feet of serenity,...

Portsmouth, RI Fashion Designer to Show in New York Fashion Week

Chaz Aracil, recent Rhode Island School of Design Alumni and Portsmouth local will showcase at Art Hearts Fashion at New York Fashion Week. The...

Bowen’s Wharf to Host Holiday Block Party and Christmas Tree Lighting

All photos by Trixie Wadson/Bowen's Wharf This year’s countdown to Christmas kicks off November 27 with a wharf-wide Holiday Block Party (Facebook Event) and boat...

Google Earth Took Most Recent Satellite Images Of Newport at The...

Google took new satellite imagery of Newport for Google Earth during a historic moment in the The City By The Sea's history, during the 2015 Volvo...

Unique Holiday Gift Pairs Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity with a Donation to Historic...

Looking for the perfect holiday gift for someone who has everything? Shoppers in search of a unique present need look no further than a ticket...

Throwback Thursday: Bill Burr Gives Video Tour Of Newport

Just before comedian Bill Burr performed at the Newport Comedy Series in 2012, he took to the streets of Newport! In this YouTube video, Burr...