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Monday, February 24, 2020

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”...

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...

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...

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...

Blackstone Caterers hosting Rare Bourbon & Craft Beer Dinner on January...

On Friday, January 24th Blackstone Caterers will be hosting a five-course Rare Bourbon and Craft Beer Dinner at their headquarters located at...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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.

Catch the best films of 2019 at JPT Oscar Nom Film...

Leading up to the 92nd Annual Academy Awards, The JPT Film & Event Center is giving you the chance to see multiple...

NUWC Division Newport selects chief technology officer

The following story was written by the Public Affairs Office at Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport. It originally appeared here.

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...

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...

Owners of Midtown Oyster Bar, Surf Club opening Freaky Burrito

Burritos and bowls. That's what the owners of Midtown Oyster Bar and Surf Club will be offering and specializing...

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...

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...

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...

City of Newport hoping to engage hard-to-reach population in latest census

The following story was written by Tom Shevlin, Communications Officer for the City of Newport. As the 2020...

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...

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.

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...

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.

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...