What’sUpPodcast: Stuart Walton, General Manager of Royal Perth Yacht Club

Crowley, Western Australia - Let's get to it, I know you're wondering...why have I heard about or why should I care about Royal Perth Yacht Club? You may...

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...

Podcast: A conversation with Edward McPherson, Executive Director of Island Moving Company

Edward McPherson, the new Executive Director of Island Moving Company, joined me on What'sUpNewp Radio Edition on AM 1540 WADK Newport today to chat about today's Opening Weekend news, what's ahead for the contemporary ballet...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 28: Daily Press Briefing & updates

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode Island at 1 pm on Thursday, May 28th.

Video & Recap: Newport City Council Regular Council Meeting | June 10th

Newport City Council hosted a Regular Council Meeting at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, June 10th. Among the items on the agenda is the proposed budget FY 2021, a...

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...

Podcast: A conversation with Allan Fung, Mayor of Cranston and Gubernatorial Candidate

Cranston Mayor Allan Fung, unsuccessful in a bid for Rhode Island governor in 2014, recently announced he would run again in what promises to be a spirited election. He’ll battle in a Republican primary...

Podcast: Working Cities Newport – What it is and how you can get involved

Last May, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President and CEO Eric Rosengren and Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo announced that Cranston, Newport, and Providence won the Fed’s Working Cities Challenge, a competition for Rhode Island communities...

LIVE ON WUN: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Press Briefing (Sept. 23)

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted a a press briefing at 1 pm on Wednesday, September 23rd to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode Island.
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Podcast #107: Newport Mansions, Expressive Arts Institute at Salve and Fort Adams

On today's busy Monday edition of The Open Forum on WADK 1540 AM, we caught up with John Rodman, Christopher Carbone and Joe Dias. 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. - John Rodman, Director of Museum...

Podcast #139: Members of Four Historic Houses of Worship Chat About Four Faiths Tour

Members of four historic Newport houses of worship – Touro Synagogue, Trinity Church, Newport Congregational Church, and St. Mary's Church joined me to chat about the Four Faiths Tour on The Open Forum on...

Podcast #138: Auctioneer Kevin Bruneau and Michael Smith, Candidate for House of Representatives District...

Ever wonder what grandma’s old – maybe antique – vase is worth. Or preparing to downsize and trying to determine how to get rid of all that “junk” you’ve accumulated over the years. Is...
Newport Seal Tours

Podcast: Cindy Sabato from Save The Bay discusses seals, tours, and much more

For more than 15 years, Save The Bay - Narragansett Bay seal tours and nature cruises have been proof that summer isn’t the only time to enjoy the Bay. Cindy Sabato, Director of Communications for Save The...

VIDEO & RECAP: Governor Raimondo COVID-19 Update | August 5

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted a press briefing at 1 pm on Wednesday, August 5th to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode Island.

Podcast: A conversation about Rhode Island politics with Frank Prosnitz

Former Secretary of State Matt Brown has announced today he's running for Governor of RI as a...Democrat. Former Governor Lincoln Chaffee announced today he's 90% sure he's running against Sheldon Whitehouse for Senate. Meanwhile...Warwick Mayor Scott...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Rachel Hussey, candidate for Newport City...

Rachel Hussey, 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...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Jeovanna

Jeovanna is the owner and sole stylist at Lily + Lion, Newport’s only boutique speakeasy salon, shhh … don’t tell anyone. She is a San Diego native, and a Bumble & Bumble trained hairstylist (since 2002)...

Podcast: Made In Newport, Fire Boat, Newport Gulls and More…

Usually on the second Monday of the month I'd be joined by Evan Smith from Discover Newport, because Evan is on vacation this week, I had a full show to talk about whatever need...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Jamie Bova, candidate for Newport City...

Jamie Bova, candidate for Newport City Council At-large joined What’s Up Newp to participate in What’s Up Newp’s video voter guide. Bova is an incumbent and currently serving as Chair/Mayor on the...

COVID-19 in Rhode Island – May 20: Daily Press Briefing & updates

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode Island at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, May 20th.

A conversation with Newport Jazz Festival Artist Michael Mwenso

Michael Mwenso has come a long way to Newport Jazz. He’s a native of Sierra Leone, spent most of his childhood in London and later moved to New York City. His band,...

Podcasts: Chatting with folks from Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, PFLAG, and 35th...

I took over the WADK airwaves as host of The Open Forum and What'sUpNewp Radio Edition on Wednesday, it was a jam-packed two hours of fun and information. The Open Forum (12 pm to 1...

What’sUpNewp Radio – August 30: Tim Towey, Boston Marathon bombing survivor Roseann Sdoia

Today On What's Up Newp Radio on WADK 1540AM... Host: Tim Towey & Ryan Belmore Guest: Boston Marathon bombing survivor Roseann Sdoia joined us for a few minutes before her appearance ( Roseann Sdoia: Author. Speaker. Survivor) tonight at Barnes & Noble where...

COVID-19 Daily Press Briefing, Conference Call, & Updates: May 5

Governor Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted their daily coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) press briefing today at 1 pm. The Latest Local Data

Live Stream: Climb the Walls and Dance with Island Moving Company and Newport Academy...

Learn a few new moves while you’re physically distancing! To break out of your isolation blues and get you dancing, Island Moving Company and the Newport Academy of Ballet...