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.

Representative Carson voices support for emergency borrowing

Rep. Lauren H. Carson added her support today for the decision of the Disaster Emergency Funding Board to establish a short-term $300...

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...

DMV limits service to Cranston office through March 31

via Department of Revenue DMV satellite offices in Middletown, Wakefield, Warren, Westerly and Woonsocket are closed through at least Friday, March 20.

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...

City of Newport delays start of paid parking season

It will be free to park at metered spaces and municipal parking lots throughout Newport for the entire month of May, the...

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...

After undergoing a six-week-long deep cleaning, Marble House will reopen for...

Marble House, one of the Preservation Society of Newport County’s major historic house museums, will reopen for tours on Friday, Feb. 14,...

City of Newport: Access to Southern Embankment of Easton’s Pond closed

The following info was provided by the City of Newport Due to necessary repairs, a portion of the unimproved...

City of Newport declares State of Emergency

The following was provided by the City of Newport. The City of Newport has declared a State of Emergency...

Kilwin’s opening second location in Newport

Kilwin's is opening a second location in Newport. Kilwin's, which has been serving up chocolate, fudge, and ice cream...

Your Newport Love Stories

As one of the top wedding destinations in the country and home to America's Most Romantic Hotel (😉 The Chanler at Cliff Walk),...

City of Newport partnering with Meals on Wheels

The following was submitted by Tom Shevlin, Communications Officer for the City of Newport.  The City of Newport is...

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.

Local Gyms & Studios Offering Virtual Sweat Options

Going stir crazy yet? We are. But movement helps. Though many of our favorite local gyms and fitness studios have temporarily closed...

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...

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...

Newport’s Historic Cemetery Advisory Commission will meet on January 8th, here’s...

The City of Newport's Historic Cemetery Advisory Commission will host their first meeting of 2020 on Wednesday, January 8th at 4 pm...

Quick Recap: January 8th Newport City Council Meeting

Newport City Council hosted their first meeting of 2020 on Wednesday evening. Here's a quick look at how...

Newport Mental Health remains open

Newport Mental Health announced today that they will remain open during the Coronavirus pandemic and is working with state officials to implement...

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...

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...

Aquidneck Island Earth Week Celebration planned for April 18 – 25

What's Up Newp is sharing the following information on behalf of the Middletown Open Space and Fields Committee, Clean Ocean Access, and...

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...

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...