COVID-19 forces cancellation of 2020 ORC/IRC World Championship

by New York Yacht Club Despite a strong entry list from the United States and abroad, and the exhaustive...

DEM: Seasonal shellfish area closures take effect on May 23

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that seasonal shellfish area closures will take effect at sunrise on Saturday,...

What’s Up Podcast: A conversation with Bekah Salwasser, Executive Director of...

For Bekah Salwasser, a Brown University graduate and former professional soccer player and now executive director of the Red Sox Foundation, the...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 20: Daily Press Briefing &...

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in...

What Sold: 10 Aquidneck Island real estate sales, transactions (May 13...

Here’s what sold on Aquidneck Island over the last week. Aquidneck Island real estate sales and transactions on What’s...

Sweet Berry Farm will open for 40th season on Friday

Sweet Berry Farm enters its fortieth season when it opens to the public on Friday May 22nd at 9 am. While the...

Collaboration between the state and Rhode Island National Guard accomplishes mission

Story by Staff Sgt. Kristi Mcdonald / Joint Force Headquarters, Rhode Island National Guard | This story originally appeared here

Onne van der Wal and family launch Pop-Up Dining Room to...

Over the last 72 hours, Newport social media has been buzzing about The Pop-up Dining Room, a mobile dinner space launched by...

Parking meters, residential parking go into effect in Newport beginning June...

The City of Newport is reminding residents that metered parking and resident sticker programs will go into effect on June 1st. 

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 19: Daily Press Briefing &...

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department hosted a press briefing on COVID-19 in Rhode Island on Tuesday, May 19th at...

Rhode Island Congressional Delegation endorses Joe Biden for President

As the first mail ballots in Rhode Island's presidential primary begin to arrive in mailboxes across the state, U.S. Senators Jack Reed...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Dr. James McDonald, Rhode Island Department of...

Dr. James McDonald from the Rhode Island Department Of Health will join us on this edition of WUN-ON-ONE on Tuesday, May 19th...

Agenda for Portsmouth Town Council Meeting | May 20th

On May 20, 2020, the Portsmouth Town Council meeting at 7:00 PM will be live streamed on the web and by phone...

Newport City Council to receive COVID-19 update, host school bond workshop...

Newport City Council will host two workshops this week. On Tuesday, May 19th at 4:30 pm, City Council will...

What’s Up This Week in Newport County: May 18-25

Here are a few things happening this week in and around Newport County. This story will be updated as...

Two Newport locals ran 50+ miles around Aquidneck Island yesterday

On Sunday, in beautiful spring weather conditions, Newport residents Adrian Massie and Sandy Spitler set out to achieve a goal that would...

Connecticut and Rhode Island will align hair salon and barber shop...

As their administrations continue developing strategies for the safe reopening of sectors of the economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Ned Lamont...

All state parks now open, two state beaches to open on...

The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that all Rhode Island state parks, including Rocky Point State Park and Goddard Memorial State...

Photo Gallery: Rogers High School Class of 2020 honored on Broadway

City workers and volunteers spent Monday morning hanging banners along Broadway this morning to honor members of Rogers High School Class of...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 18: Daily Press Briefing &...

Governor Raimondo and the Department of Health host their daily COVID-19 press briefing today at 1 pm.

URI announces Class of 2020 Academic Excellence Award winners

Each year, the University of Rhode Island honors graduating seniors for their superior academic achievement. Their selection is based on grade point...

Trinity Church welcomes Reverend Timothy J. Watt as new rector

Trinity Episcopal Church has announced the calling of the Reverend Timothy J. Watt as its new rector. Reverend Watt...

Newport Polo remains hopeful it will not have to cancel its...

With less than three weeks to its scheduled first match on June 6, versus Switzerland, Newport Polo remains on hold and hopeful...

Brian C. Jones: From a pilot, two poets and a coach,...

IT IS EASY to lose track of time since the Covid-19 pandemic forced drastic changes in the lives of Americans. But one...

Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport receives new Commanding Officer

Story by Public Affairs Office, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport Capt. Chad F. Hennings relieved Capt. Michael R. Coughlin...