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February Newport Gallery Night Kicks Off the 2020 Season Tonight

In a press release sent yesterday, The Newport Gallery Organization announced they will kick off its 20th season with February Newport Gallery...

See the Hunchback of Notre Dame during Newport Winter Festival

In a press release sent today, the Friends of Music at St. John’s, 61 Poplar St. announced a silent film presentation of...

Town of Middletown seeks input for Strategic Planning

The Town of Middletown would like to hear from people who live, work or own a business or property in Middletown about...

Letter to the Editor: Girl Scout cookie program inspires entrepreneurs

It’s cookie time and the Girl Scouts are building up more than just our waistlines. The Girl Scout...

Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project to offer spring training classes

The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP) will hold "Introduction to Marine Archaeology" 9a.m.-4p.m. on Saturday February 22, at its new...

Newport Waterfront Commission to meet on February 13th, here’s what’s on...

Newport Waterfront Commission will gather for their next meeting on Thursday, February 13th at 6:30 pm at Newport Public Library.

Jazz Documentary Co-Written and Directed by CCRI Professor to screen at...

Source: CCRI An award-winning documentary on jazz music in Rhode Island co-written and directed by Community College of Rhode...

EFC Newport to host Pray New England 2020 Conference in March

EFC Newport told What's Up Newp today that they will be hosting the Pray New England Conference in March.

House Hunting? 22 open houses to visit this weekend

Looking for a new house to make a home on Aquidneck Island? Check out these open houses taking place across the Island...

MLK Center among nonprofits awarded charitable donation from Audrain Concours Foundation

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center (MLK Center) announced today that they are proud to be one of five nonprofits...

Agenda for Newport City Council Meeting on February 12th

Newport City Council will host their next Regular Council Meeting in the Council Chambers at Newport City Hall on Wednesday, February 12th.

Newport City Council, Legislators will participate in Annual Workshop on Saturday

City Council members are due to meet with their legislative counterparts on Saturday, Feb. 8th for an annual joint workshop to discuss the...

Storer Park Seawall repairs begin

Source: City of Newport The City's seawall contractor will be taking full advantage of the mild winter we’ve been having...

Fort Adams Trust adds five to Board of Directors

Source: Fort Adams Trust The Fort Adams Trust announces that it has appointed five new board members.  Newly...

Chamber to host round-table for businesses to discuss future of Newport’s...

The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce will host a round-table to hear ideas and concerns from the business community about designs for...

Rescue Me! Newport Adoptable Animals Weekly Highlight

Is better health a part of your New Year's resolution? Then you may want to consider getting a pet. According to the...

Polo Ball goes to bat for David Ortiz Children’s Fund

Newport Polo today named the David Ortiz Children's Fund as the beneficiary of the Bon Voyage Ball - the 20th annual International Polo Charity Ball - to...

Edward King House to hold auditions for Noel Coward play

The Other Space at the Edward King House today announced that the Spring production for 2020 will feature the comedy “Private Lives”...

DEM Announces Closure of Perimeter Road around Beavertail Lighthouse to Vehicles

According to DEM, Residual damage from Superstorm Sandy along with erosion and storm surge intensified by climate change-driven sea level...

17 Ideas for Valentine’s Day Weekend in Newport

Home to awe-inspiring natural landscapes, cozy nooks and crannies, and the Most Romantic Hotel in the United States, the City-by-the-Sea makes an excellent...

United Way offering free tax prep at Volunteer Income Tax Assistance...

After returning more than $27 million to the pockets of Rhode Islanders last year, United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) has announced...

Island Moving Company and Lucy’s Hearth each receive $2,500 from BankRI

Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) has awarded grants to two Aquidneck Island nonprofit organizations - Island Moving Company and Lucy's Hearth - according...

City Seeks to “Elevate History” Against Climate Change

The City of Newport this week became one of the first communities in the country to adopt standards designed to help protect...

Guest View: Clean Ocean Access – Declaring Earth Week 2020 on...

Written by Clean Ocean Access On the evening of Wednesday, January 22,2020 Newport council members voted to approve...

Recap & Video: Newport City Council’s January 22nd Meeting

Newport City Council hosted their second meeting of 2020 on Wednesday, January 22nd. The meeting lasted approximately one hour...