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Video: RIMAP announces 2019 Endeavour Study Plans; will create artifact management...

At the Herreshoff Museum in Bristol on Sunday morning, Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP) held a press conference to announce plans...

‘Dogs of Broadway’ calendar expands to ‘Dogs Of Newport’, 2019 edition...

Newport, RI - Love dogs, need a 2019 calendar, need a fun holiday gift, and want to help support two great charities? The 2019 Dogs of...

2019 Newport Flower Show, themed ‘Audubon: Artistic Adventures’, will take place...

The Preservation Society of Newport County announced today that the 2019 Newport Flower Show, themed Audubon: Artistic Adventures, will take place at Rosecliff from Friday, June...

Local sports camp reaches kids from across Newport County

With clear skies and cooler temperatures covering New England this week, local camp coordinators at Evangelical Friends Church Newport are calling their weeklong Kickin’...

Rhode Island Foundation offers more than $270,000 in grants to serve...

Nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Newport County’s six cities and towns have until Feb. 13 to apply for more than $270,000...

Alliance Francaise of Newport awards ‘Excellence in French’ prize to Salve...

The Alliance Française of Newport announced today that it has given its annual award for Excellence in French to Megan Parham, a...

Music On The Lawn returns to St. John’s for six performances...

The Friends of Music at St. John’s has announced the return of their annual summer music series, Music on the Lawn, featuring...

PeopleForBikes awards $5,000 grant to Bike Newport for Pump Track at...

PeopleForBikes, the national organization making bicycling better for everyone, has announced its latest round of community grants. Projects funded in this round...

Former RI Health Director says state needs political will to improve...

With Lifespan hoping to absorb the Care New England network, and clearly dominate the hospital system in Rhode Island, a former state...

Bike share program will pop-up in Newport this weekend

This weekend, the City of Newport will have a brief two-day taste of bike share - the popular public transportation system that is popping...

Nautical Book Sale coming to IYRS Library

Newport, RI - Love books? Want to give books as gifts this holiday season? IYRS School of Technology & Trades (IYRS) has an event and...

Clean Ocean Access: 99 volunteers collect nearly 400 pounds of marine...

Written and submitted by Clean Ocean Access On Saturday, March 9, 2019, Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a cleanup...

Veterans of Newport to host 2019 Veterans Day Celebration at Cappy’s...

The Veterans of Newport is inviting the public to join them for a 2019 Veterans Day Celebration from 2 pm to 6...

Newport Festivals Foundation makes donation to Girls Rock! RI, helps create...

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. has announced that they will provide financial support to create the Band Booster program, a new initiative for Girls Rock!...

MLK Center, East Bay Community Action Program will share $40,000 in...

Sparked by a recent study reporting that thousands of Rhode Islanders are going hungry every day, the Rhode Island Foundation today announced...

Women’s Resource Center announces leadership changes

Lori DiPersio, who served as Executive Director of the Women’s Resource Center of Newport and Bristol Counties for 14 years, will retire...

Newport County Community Meals Schedule – November 2018

Newport, RI - According to the USDA, food insecurity is defined as any household that is uncertain of having, or unable to acquire, enough food...

South Kingstown High School graduate presented with $5,000 scholarships during the...

Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis), presenting sponsor of the Newport Jazz Festival, announced recently that Matthew Pearl and Luca Simeone have been awarded...

Newport County YMCA partners up with the Potter League to host...

On Saturday, August 18th at noon the Newport County YMCA will be hosting a Doggie Dip with the Potter League for the Animals. The...

Clean Ocean Access report finds single-use plastic makes up 70 percent...

Clean Ocean Access (COA) recently released its annual Marina Trash Skimmer Report detailing the success of the Marina Trash Skimmer (MTS) program...

Corvias sponsors 2019 Family Membership Days at Save The Bay’s Exploration...

via Save The Bay Save The Bay is pleased to announce Corvias as a primary 2019 Exploration Center and Aquarium...

Daffodillion: One millionth daffodil bulb to be planted in front of...

Newport, RI - Yes, it’s finally a DAFFO-DILLION. At 10:30 am on Monday, November 19, Newport’s one millionth daffodil bulb will be planted on the front...

Planet Fitness to offer free memberships to teens all summer long

Planet Fitness will invite high schooler's ages 15 – 18 to work out for free at any of its locations throughout the...

Clean Ocean Access report details safety and status of 50 public...

Middletown, RI - Clean Ocean Access (COA) today releases its quarterly Public Access Report detailing the safety and status of 50 public rights-of-way across...

Clean Ocean Access, Sail Newport among eight organizations receiving grants from...

11th Hour Racing today announced eight grantees, representing a variety of organizations and projects in the U.S. and the U.K. Funded by...