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Preservation Society of Newport Country: Newport Mansions exceed 1 million tours...

For the fourth consecutive year, The Preservation Society of Newport County reports that they have hosted more than 1 million tours.

Ceglie, Leonard introduce resolution that would request civic classes be required...

Two Newport City Councilor members are hoping to make civics classes a requirement for graduation. Councilor Kate Leonard and...

Mayor Bova kicks off 2020 with a newsletter to ‘help make...

Newport Mayor Jamie Bova is kicking off the new year with the goal of helping to make City Council business more accessible...

Middletown Police Department promotes six

Middletown Police Department has announced the promotions of six Police Officers. "Chief William D. Kewer is honored to announce...

Video: Middletown Town Council Meeting (Jan. 6)

Middletown Town Council met for just over 130 minutes on Wednesday night, with the topic of firefighter staffing being a reason many...

Agenda: Newport Energy and Environment Commission (Jan. 6)

The City of Newport Energy and Environment Commission will meet on Monday, January 6th at 6 pm at the Newport Public Library.

‘Story in the Public Square’ to begin fourth year broadcasting on...

The Pell Center at Salve Regina University announced today in a press release that it will broadcast new, weekly episodes of “Story in...

Just My Opinion… Seeking the truth

Facts are always important and determining what is fact and what is fiction has always been challenging. It will be an even...

Newport City Council will host first meeting of 2020 on January...

Newport City Council will host their first meeting of the new year on Wednesday, January 8th. The meeting, which...

RIDOH to hold Public Hearing on Flavored E-Cigarette Regulations

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced today that they will hold a public hearing on January 7th to gather comment...

Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium closed to the public...

Save The Bay’s family-friendly Exploration Center and Aquarium in Newport closed on January 1st to the public for the installation of a...

Newport Zoning Board of Review will meet tonight, here’s what’s on...

Newport Zoning Board of Review will meet tonight (Thursday, January 2nd) at 7 pm in the Council Chambers at Newport City Hall.

Update: Man wanted for domestic felony assault has been arrested

Update Newport Police Department has located and arrested Jordan Clinton. Clinton was charged with domestic felony assault and...

KVH and Kongsberg Digital successfully install first Integrated Maritime IoT System...

KVH Industries, Inc. and Kongsberg Digital announce this morning in a press release the successful installation of their first joint maritime IoT...

Middletown committee to discuss possible local zoning regulation of marijuana products

A subcommittee of the Middletown Planning Board will meet on Friday, January 3rd in the second floor conference room at Middletown Town...

Newport Canvassing Authority will host next meeting on January 7th

Newport Canvassing Authority will host their next regular meeting on January 7th at 11:30 am in the second floor conference room at...

U.S. Naval War College hosts Conference on Revisions to Legal Manual...

The following story was written by Jeanette Steele, U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs. It originally appeared here on usnwc.edu. For...

Report: Fire on Woolsey Road in Middletown sends two adults, one...

A fire this morning in Middletown has sent at least three people, including a child, to the hospital. WPRI...

Guest View – Tuni Schartner: Fare thee well Innovate Newport!

The following was submitted by Tuni Schartner, director of innovation and entrepreneurship for Innovate Newport.

Editor’s Note: 2019 was a record year for What’s Up Newp,...

It’s been a BIG year at What's Up Newp. For the second year in a row we were...

Top 10: Most Read Stories in 2019

2019 was an absolutely incredible year for What's Up Newp. When we look at website growth, What’s Up...

NUWC Division Newport engineer wins Black Engineer of the Year’s Modern...

The following was written by NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs and originally appeared on Naval Sea Systems Command.

Church Community Housing Corp receives grant to develop Zero Net Energy...

RIHousing and the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER) announced on December 23rd the award of funds to develop highly energy...