A Bridge to the Future: Irma Valdez – ‘we need love...

When you meet Irma Valdez, you hear in her voice an excitement about the opportunities that her children now have, about a...

Rescue Me: 5 pets in need of loving homes this week

It's Friday, which means it's time again to highlight some pretty awesome (and adorable pets) from the Potter League For Animals.

Brian C. Jones: In an age of guilt, are we guilty...

FIRST, I FEEL A LITTLE GUILTY writing this. No, I feel very guilty that I’m even raising the subject.

On This Day In History – February 25, 1842: Ida Lewis...

Lighthouse keeper and hero Ida Lewis was born on this day in Newport in 1842. Lewis made countless...

5 Questions with Ry Smith, artist behind Caleb & Broad’s new...

After major renovations in January, Caleb & Broad is getting a brand new look. The restaurant's interior transformation includes a 22 ft....

RI Hospitality Association appoints Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors

The RI Hospitality Association (RIHA) announced today the appointment of Newport resident Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors.

Brian C. Jones: “Charlie’s River” – A Newport artist’s tribute to...

For 20 years, they were a couple – talented, devoted partners who individually and together reflected the rich cultural, professional and...

Under The Dome: Senator Lou DiPalma

With the start of the legislative session, I reached out to the area’s legislative delegation to survey what legislation is important to...

Newport County Dinner Club celebrating 30 years of promoting “Shop Local,...

Hard to believe it, but the Newport County Dinner Club has been offering a fine local dining program for 30 years! 

5 questions with Wave Cycle Studio

On November 29th, Newport welcomed its newest fitness business to town when Wave Cycle, an indoor cycling studio, opened at 198 Thames...

Wooden boat brings adventure, work/life balance to NUWC Division Newport engineer...

NEWPORT, R.I. —The appeal of a vintage wooden boat inspired Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport engineer and Navy diver Christian...

Fifth generation Newporter achieves Eagle Scout

At a recent  Scout Troop 3 Newport  Court of Honor, 16-year-old Michael Albert “Mac” Cullen was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout. ...

Retired Newport Police Lieutenant named Safety and Security Manager for Preservation...

Newport Police Lieutenant (Ret.) Frank Rosa Jr. was named Safety and Security Manager for the Preservation Society of Newport County today.

Podcast: A conversation with Chuck Flippo, General Manager of Loeb Center

When Ambassador Loeb developed the Loeb Visitor Center a decade ago as a gateway to Newport's Touro Synagogue, the nation's oldest synagogue,...

NUWC Division Newport engineer achieves work-life balance by helping others during...

Opting to work as an emergency medical technician in one’s free time might seem like an odd choice for finding work-life balance....

Podcast: A conversation with Doug Key, Founder of Rogue Island Comedy...

More than seventy comedians are headed to Newport this week to participate in Rhode Island's only stand-up comedy festival.

Podcast: A conversation with Colin Kane, Founding Partner of Peregrine Group

Colin Kane is a founding partner of the highly successful Peregrine Group, real estate advisors and project managers. The company has offices...

Creating stained glass helps NUWC Division Newport executive analyst find work/life...

By NUWC Division Newport Public Affairs Of the hundreds of stained-glass designs Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport...

Podcast: A Bridge To The Future – Al Kamara, Rising from...

Al Kamara was born in a tiny impoverished village in Liberia -- no utilities, no running water, no schools, no hospitals. One...

Podcast: Opening Act – Paul Wayne

For more than 30 years Paul Wayne has been the opening act for many top stars, including Jay Leno, Patti LaBelle, Richie...

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...

Liz Cooper, Ruston Kelly, Cedric Burnside, and Madison Cunningham share their...

The Newport Folk Festival is known for recruiting the best folk, blues and roots artists every summer. The Festival also excels at...

WhatsUp Interview: Cimarron at Newport Folk Festival

Which band travelled the farthest to the 2019 Newport Folk Festival? The answer would probably be Cimarron, a band that travelled all...

Podcast: A conversation with Ron Carter ahead of his appearance at...

Ron Carter is perhaps the most influential bassists in jazz history, with some 2,500 albums to his credit.