Podcast #124: Nick Lima, Director of Baseball Operations/Media Relations for Newport...

Nick Lima, Director of Baseball Operations/Media Relations for Newport Gulls, joined us on The Open Forum on WADK 1540 AM to discuss the upcoming...

Newport International Boat Show Unveils New Education Series

New Courses Offer Hands-on Training and Informative Seminars by World-Renowned Instructors for Boaters of All Levels Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center Will Host 2016 ‘Keeper...

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center will host its 2016 Keeper of the Dream and Annual Meeting on Monday, June 20th at...

SENEDIA Launches Training Program for Cybersecurity Certification at CCRI Newport

The Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance (SENEDIA), a non-profit organization focused on national security issues, has developed five-day certification preparation programs for cybersecurity...

Newport Gulls Will Open 2016 Home Season on Friday Night

The Newport Gulls begin their 22-game home schedule at Cardines Field on Friday, June 10, with Discover Newport Opening Night 2016. Gates open at 5...

Seasons Corner Market Will Open on Lower Thames Street on Friday,...

After several months of construction, Seasons Corner Market will open at 560 Thames Street on Friday, June 10th. The new location will have a brand...

U.S. Navy Will Announce in Newport Today Who Will Become 14th...

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson will announce who will become the 14th Master Chief Petty Officer of The Navy (MCPON) in Newport...

newportFILM Reschedules Screening of ‘Gleason’

newportFILM has one 1 more "off-season" event before their big newportFILM OUTDOORS season begins, and it promises to be a good one. On Monday, June 13th, newportFILM will...

Look Who’s Talking About Newport: June 9, 2016

This is a daily look at where and why Newport is being mentioned locally and around the globe over the last 24 hours or so,...

Obituary for Rev. John Howard Evans

John Howard Evans, an ordained minister who served the Episcopal Dioceses of New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, and Rhode Island and who was...

Podcast #123: Frank Prosnitz, Ryan from Norton Point and Mayor Jeanne-Marie...

On today's edition of The Open Forum, Frank Prosnitz and I chatted about a wide array of topics on a city, state, national and...

Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano Will Run for Re-Election on Newport City Council

On The Open Forum with Ryan Belmore on WADK 1540 AM today, Newport Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano announced her intention to run for re-election on...

Portsmouth and Johnston Will Host Household Hazardous Waste Collection on June...

In an effort to promote safe disposal of household hazardous waste (HHW), Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) will host two Eco-Depot collections on Saturday, June 18....

IYRS School of Technology & Trades Receives Two Significant Grants for...

IYRS School of Technology & Trades has announced that two impactful grants have been awarded to the school, one grant in the amount $670,000 from...

New Craft Brewery Signs Lease on Aquidneck Island, Hopes To Open...

Aquidneck Island has Coastal Extreme Brewing (Newport Storm Beer) in Newport, Coddington Brewing Co. in Middletown and will soon welcome a new brewery in Portsmouth. Ragged...

WUN’s Founder Launches His New Company’s Line of Sunglasses Made From...

Since launching What'sUpMartha and What'sUpNetworks back in 2009, Rob Ianelli went on to launch What'sUpTuck, What'sUpStowe and What'sUpNewp. After handing over the reigns of...

Headmaster of St. George’s Will Step Down in 2017

Eric Peterson, headmaster of St. George’s School, has informed trustees that he won’t seek to renew his contract, which expires June 30, 2017. Peterson's resignation had been...

Look Who’s Talking About Newport: June 7, 2016

This is a daily look at where and why Newport is being mentioned locally and around the globe over the last 24 hours or so,...

Tyler’s Two Cents: Brace Yourselves, the Bachelorettes are Coming

Tyler’s Two Cents: Thoughts from Behind the Bar is a weekly lifestyle column, written by Tyler Bernadyn, that will appear every Tuesday on What’sUpNewp this...

Planet Aid’s Donation Center in Newport Experiences Record-Setting Surge in Donations

Planet Aid’s donation and recycling facility at 7 West Main Road, Newport, Rhode Island experienced one of the highest donation periods in its one-year...

Rhode Island Supreme Court Rules Newport Family Can Sue RIPTA Over...

The Rhode Island Supreme Court is allowing a Newport family's lawsuit, that accuses the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority of failing to take reasonable...

NIMFest Will Kickoff 10th Season of Concerts at King Park on...

The 10th Annual NIMFest Concert Series, which takes place at the Gazebo on Wellington Avenue in King Park, will get underway on Sunday, June...

Cumberland Farms in Portsmouth Sells $100,000 Wild Money Winning Ticket

The $100,326 jackpot for Rhode Island's own progressive jackpot game, Wild Money, was hit on Saturday night. Cumberland Farms, 3166 East Main Rd., Portsmouth, sold the winning...

Representative Edwards, Canario and Reilly Remind Constituents of Eco-Depot in Portsmouth...

You can now get rid of that hazardous waste lurking in your home as Portsmouth’s delegation in the House of Representatives remind residents of...

Look Who’s Talking About Newport: June 7, 2016

This is a daily look at where and why Newport is being mentioned locally and around the globe over the last 24 hours or so,...