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...

Governor Raimondo details metrics for moving between phases of reopening

Governor Raimondo laid out four different metrics, in addition to the state’s operational response, that officials are tracking as they consider moving...

John E. Fogarty Foundation awards more than $175,000 in grants to...

The John E. Fogarty Foundation for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities today announced it has awarded over $175,000 in grants to...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 15: Daily Press Briefing &...

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

City of Newport reminding visitors to adhere to parking rules

The City of Newport today put out a press release reminding out of town and out of state visitors to abide by...

Town of Portsmouth issues executive order on restaurant reopening and outdoor...

Portsmouth has joined Newport and Middletown in allowing restaurants to temporarily expand dining and liquor service. The executive order,...

2020 International Tennis Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony, Hall of Fame...

The International Tennis Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Induction Ceremony and the Hall of Fame Open, the annual ATP Tour tournament...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Stefan Pryor, Secretary of Commerce for State...

What's Up Newp presents WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Stefan Pryor, Secretary of Commerce for the State of Rhode Island on Friday, May...

DEM offers tips on preventing conflicts with coyotes

By Rhode Island DEM Keenly intelligent, extraordinarily adaptable, and willing to eat almost any available food – whether natural,...

Summer camps, other youth summer programs can begin to operate in...

Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) provided an update...

What’s Up Podcast: Caitlin Frumerie, executive director of Rhode Island Coalition...

The headline reads "During the Covid-19 pandemic, nowhere is safe for homeless people." That is as valid in San Francisco and London as it...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 14: Daily Press Briefing &...

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

Easton’s Beach bath house and reserved parking hang-tag program discontinued due...

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing health concerns, both the bath house and reserved parking hangtag programs at Easton’s Beach...

Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, Discover Newport announce formation of Restore...

The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce and Discover Newport today jointly announced the formation of Restore Greater Newport, an economic recovery and resilience...

Middletown DMV branch will reopen on Monday

Middletown, RI - The R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announced today that, in keeping with Governor Raimondo’s efforts to restart...

WUN-ONE-ONE: Restaurant Roundtable – A conversation with five local restaurateurs about...

As part of our ongoing WUN-ON-ONE series, today we'll be hosting a restaurant roundtable at 3 pm. Local restaurants will speak about...

Newport Historical Society seeks children’s help in completing their COVID-19 archival...

As part of Newport Historical Society's mission to preserve Newport’s history for future generations, the nonprofit is looking to create a snapshot...

NUWC Division Newport releases 2019 Annual Overview

Story by Public Affairs Office | Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport Strategic...

City of Newport’s 4th of July fireworks display will be postponed,...

In the best case scenario, the City of Newport's Fourth Of July Fireworks Display will be postponed until August, September, or this...

Recap: Newport City Council Meeting | May 13th

Newport City Council hosted a regular council meeting this evening. Here's what was on the agenda and how the votes landed.

Looking for a job? Here are 70 businesses hiring right now...

Looking for a new job, gig, or career? Here are 70 companies hiring right now on Aquidneck Island.

Representative McNamara calls on DEM to allow Rhode Island shellfishers to...

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a financial impact on Rhode Island small businesses, Representative Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick,...

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard welcoming yachts to Newport

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard announced today that they are beginning to welcome and hear from yachts. "Yachts making their...