2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Susan Taylor, candidate for Newport City...

Susan Taylor, candidate for Newport City Council At-large joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. Taylor is an incumbent and also currently serves as Vice-Chair on...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Paul Marshall, candidate for Newport City...

Paul Marshall, candidate for Newport City Council Ward 3, joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. To help voters stay informed, What’s Up...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Elizabeth Fuerte, candidate for Newport City...

Elizabeth Fuerte, candidate for Newport City Council At-large joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. To help voters stay informed, What’s Up...

Paul Marshall announces candidacy for Third Ward seat on Newport City Council

Paul Marshall today announced his candidacy for Newport City Council Third Ward. Marshall provided the following statement to What's Up Newp on Wednesday, June 24th; Paul...

2020 Voter Guide – Candidate Profile: Charlie Holder, Newport City Council Ward 2

With less than three months to the General Election, and less than a month to the Primary Election, What’s Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County,...

2020 Voter Guide – Candidate Profile: Rachel Hussey, Newport City Council Ward 3

With less than three months to the General Election, and less than a month to the Primary Election, What’s Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County,...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Elizabeth “Beth” Evans Cullen, candidate for...

Elizabeth “Beth” Evans Cullen, candidate for Newport City Council At-Large, joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. To help voters stay informed,...

Kate Leonard announces she will seek reelection representing the Third Ward on Newport City...

Newport Third Ward City Council Kate Leonard this evening announced her intent to seek reelection. The following announcement was provided to What's Up Newp; "I...

Election 2020: Our plan, and Newport City Council Race, Ward 1

With less than three months to the General Election, and even less to the Primary Election, What's Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County, but also...

2020 Voter Guide – Candidate Profile: Kevin Michaud, Newport City Council At-Large

With less than three months to the General Election, and less than a month to the Primary Election, What’s Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County,...

Voter Guide: R.I. House of Representatives District 72 (Middletown, Portsmouth)

Ahead of the Statewide Primary on Tuesday, September 8th, and the General Election on Tuesday, November 3rd, What's Up Newp is helping readers/voters get to know the candidates through candidate profiles and...

Middletown Town Councilor Henry “Rick” Lombardi Jr. announces run for House District 74 –...

Middletown Town Councilor Henry ‘Rick’ Lombardi Jr. has announced his candidacy for Rhode Island House District 74 (Jamestown, Middletown). Lombardi plans to run as a democrat.

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Kim Salerno, candidate for Newport City...

Kim Salerno, candidate for Newport City Council Ward 2, joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. To help voters stay informed, What’s...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Derek Grinkin, candidate for Newport City...

To help voters stay informed, What’s Up Newp has invited all candidates running for Newport City Council to join us for a video interview where they will have the opportunity to answer...

Secretary Gorbea: All active R.I. voters to receive mail ballot applications for the November...

Today Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea and Board of Elections member Jennie Johnson made several announcements regarding the November 3 general election in Rhode Island. First, Secretary Gorbea announced that her office...

Middletown Democratic Town Committee to host ‘Signature Party’ on July 1st

The Middletown Democratic Town Committee today announced that they will be hosting a "Signature Party" on Wednesday July 1st from 4:30 to 6 :30 PM. The Middletown Dems...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Jeanne Marie Napolitano, candidate for Newport...

Jeanne Marie Napolitano, candidate for Newport City Council At-large joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. Napolitano is an incumbent. To help voters...

Support What’s Up Newp’s election coverage

Over the last two weeks, What's Up Newp has spent twenty-three hours interviewing nearly two dozen candidates who are running for local office. Before the Primary on September 8th, we'll spend another dozen...

Letter To The Editor: It’s time for someone new in Ward 3

Every age group in Newport has its dedicated volunteers that help make our city a place of pride for residents and tourists.  And every age resident deserves improvements in our community.  The...

Charlie Holder announces candidacy for Newport City Council Ward 2

Newport resident Charlie Holder today announced his candidacy for the 2nd Ward Seat on Newport City Council. The announcement came via his Facebook profile, "I am very excited to...

Newport City Council candidates respond to questions from Alliance for a Livable Newport

To assist Newport voters in the upcoming Primaries (September 8) and General Election (November 3), the Alliance for a Livable Newport (ALN) today shared answers to questions that they recently asked all...

2020 Voter Guide – Candidate Profile: Susan Taylor, Newport City Council At-Large

With less than three months to the General Election, and less than a month to the Primary Election, What’s Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County,...

Voter Guide: R.I. House of Representatives District 71 (Portsmouth, Tiverton, Little Compton)

Ahead of the Statewide Primary on Tuesday, September 8th, and the General Election on Tuesday, November 3rd, What's Up Newp is helping readers/voters get to know the candidates through candidate profiles and...

Representative Deborah Ruggiero announces she will seek re-election in House District 74

Rep. Deborah Ruggiero announced today that she will seek re-election to the House of Representatives representing District 74, Jamestown and Middletown.  “Our lives have been completely upended by coronavirus,...

2020 Voter Guide – Candidate Profile: Derek Grinkin, Newport City Council At-Large

With less than three months to the General Election, and less than a month to the Primary Election, What’s Up Newp begins its comprehensive coverage of not only elections in Newport County,...