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POLL: Where’s The Best Place For Craft Beer in Newport, RI?

The What'sUpNewp Crew recently wrote about 10 great places for craft beer in Newport, RI. That story got us and many thinking, where's the best...

City of Newport Launches Parks and Open Spaces App, Announces Miantonomi...

The City of Newport Public Services Department, Buildings & Grounds Division has announced the launch of the Newport Parks and Open Spaces app, now ready...

‘Moonrise Kingdom’ Will be Available on Netflix in September

Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom (2012) will be available on Netflix beginning on September 16th. Moonrise Kingdom, starring Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Bill Murray,  was filmed throughout Rhode...

Indoor Rowing Studio Will Open in Newport, First of its Kind...

Pulse Fitness has announced that the company is opening EnERGy Rowing Studio, an indoor rowing studio, on September 1 at 580 Thames Street. Recently making headlines...

Egg & Dart Announces Closure, Will Reopen as Pretty Young Things

Egg & Dart has announced that as of August 31st they would no longer be operating under that name at 57 America's Cup Avenue. Painter Chris Wyllie and...

In Pictures: 2015 Salute To Summer Concert and Fireworks Show

Naval Station Newport hosted their annual ‘Salute To Summer’ on Saturday, August 29th at Dewey Field. The free event featured live music and entertainment by...

Local Restaurants are Recycling Shells to Help Restore Rhode Island’s Oyster...

The Nature Conservancy is working with Newport Restaurant Group, Midtown Oyster Bar and a few other local seafood restaurants to bring back native oysters and restore essential habitat in...

Thames Street Yoga and Long Time Sun Apparel Are Moving in...

Thames Street Yoga will be joining Long Time Sun Apparel at 198 Thames Street , beginning this fall. While Thames Street Yoga's space at 580...

Three Newport Food Events Among ‘Best Food Festivals in Small Towns...

PR Web has included 3 Newport, RI food events in their recent article "Best Food Festivals in Small Towns 2015-2016"! Read The Full Story Below Foodies wanting...

Wake, Funeral Scheduled For Musician Joe Martins

What'sUpNewp brought you the unfortunate news of Joe Martins passing on Friday, August 21st. Joe Martins was a saxophonist for Triple Threat and at one time...

6 Captivating Condos: Libby Kirwin Real Estate Offers a New Line-Up...

When it comes to purchasing property in Newport, Rhode Island - more buyers are deciding to purchase condos due to investment opportunities, seasonal advantages...

Naval Station Newport Will Host Free Concert and Fireworks Show

Naval Station Newport has announced it will host 'Salute To Summer', their annual free concert and fireworks show, on Saturday, August 29th at Dewey...

Family, Friends Mourn Passing of Triple Threat’s Saxophonist

Joe Martins, saxophonist for Triple Threat Band, has passed away, according to his friends, fans and loved ones. The self-taught sax player was born on January 26,...

VIDEO: Esteemed Makers and Craftspeople Share Insights During IYRS Roundtable

IYRS School of Technology and Trades recently hosted the 3rd Annual Mastering the Craft Summer Series Roundtable in Newport, RI.  The roundtable discussion, which...

VIDEO: Conan Launches Campaign Song to Help Lincoln Chafee Get to...

Former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee is currently polling at 0 percent and has landed on the radar of Team Coco and Conan. Conan...

2015 ‘Wet Paint’ Raises $125,000 for the Newport Art Museum

The Newport Art Museum's beloved art making event and fundraiser,Wet Paint presented by AR Capital, wrapped up on Sunday, August 16 raising a grand total of $125,000...

VOTE NOW: Newport Among Top 20 Nominees For Best Travel Destination

10Best needs your help in picking the best travel destinations in the USA in the 10Best Readers' Choice awards.  You can vote once per...

Plumby’s Upstairs Burger Bar Now Open

Plumby's Burger Bar, Brick Alley Pub's Fast-Casual Burger Bar located on the second floor of Brick Alley Pub, opened on August 17th. The new concept...

VIDEO: Local Man Recalls The Day He Became The ‘The Kissing...

Minutes after the world heard of Japan’s surrender to the United States on August 14th, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor...

First Exhibition in Newly-Renovated Gallery Space at Rosecliff Will Open on...

A new exhibition curated by The Preservation Society of Newport County,  Newport and Her Southern Sisters: Three Centuries of Art and Design, will open...

Local Comedian Bares All On VH1’s ‘Dating Naked’

Local Comedian Doug Key continues to find new ways to keep us entertained, amused and (kind of) proud to call him one of Newport's...

POLL: What Is The Best Restaurant For Late-Night Dining In Newport,...

The What'sUp Newp Crew recently wrote about restaurants that keep their kitchens open after 10pm to cater to late-night cravings, After 10pm: Best Restaurants For Late-Night...

‘Pump Up the Fun Summer Survey’ Finds Newport Among Top 3...

New Englanders are setting their GPS's for the coast and making the beaches of Cape Cod, Mystic and Newport their top travel destination now through Labor Day,...

Berklee College and Newport Festivals Foundation Announce Berklee Global Jazz Workshop...

The Berklee Global Jazz Workshop at the Newport Jazz Festival® debuts in 2016 for vocalists and instrumentalists to study with faculty and students from...

David FitzGerald Wins Inaugural Race the State

Forty competitors and teams took to the start line at 6am in the inaugural Race The State sponsored by BankNewport and Ocean Point Insurance on Sunday, August...

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