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What’s Up Newp launches live online concerts; offering musicians and artists the use of...

Among those that COVID-19 is hitting the hardest is our dear friends in the music and arts world. MANY are going to lose a lot of gigs this month, and what they...

Podcast #147: Frank Prosnitz and Joel Rawson, Former Reporters/Editors at ‘The Providence Journal’

Frank Prosnitz and Joel Rawson, two former long-time Providence Journal employees, were my guests today on The Open Forum on WADK1540 AM. Hear Frank and Joel talk about what challenges and opportunities that new media and old...

Video & Updates: Governor Raimondo, RIDOH provide COVID-19 update | June 15

Governor Raimondo and the the Department of Health will provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode Island during a press briefing at 1 pm today. What’s Up Newp will...

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...

Podcast #82: RI Historic Cemetery Restoration and Awareness Day and Newport Arboretum Week

On today's edition of The Open Forum on 1540 AM WADK Newport I was joined by Scott Wheeler, Building & Grounds Supervisor for the City Of Newport, and Matt McEntee from Friends of Island...

PODCAST: Chat with Child and Family, Newport Night Run and A Night To Remember

It was a jam-packed edition of The Open Forum with Ryan Belmore on 1540 AM WADK Newport on Tuesday, March 22nd from 12:30pm - 2pm. Our first group of guests were Ann Connor, Keith Tavares...

Podcast #79: Discussion with Ballard Park, Meeting Street and Representative Carson

Even thought I have been under the weather with flu-like symptoms, the show must go on and it did. Here's what happened today on The Open Forum on 1540 AM WADK. The first 30 minutes...

Podcast: A conversation with Rhode Island Lt. Governor Dan McKee

Lt. Governor Dan McKee, a Democrat, joined me recently on The Open Forum on AM 1540 WADK Newport to talk about what appears to be a competitive primary election, in which he faces Progressive...

Live on WUN: A conversation with Dylan Conley, democratic candidate for R.I. Congressional District...

Dylan Conley, Democratic candidate for Rhode Island Congressional District 2, will join What’s Up Newp at 12 pm on Tuesday, September 1st to chat about his campaign and to answer and address...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Rhode Island Hospitality’s Dale Venturini and Heather Singleton

On this edition of WUN-ON-ONE, Rhode Island's Hospitality Association's Dale Venturini, President/CEO, and Heather Singleton, Chief Operating Officer, join me to chat about COVID-19 and it's impact on the restaurant and hotel...

Newport Maven: Gregory Angel

Newport is full of inspiring people, amiright? Entrepreneurs, scientists, artist, and fitness gurus; kick butt community members who embody everything about athletic culture. In honor of celebrating our local athletes, and those who are especially involved...

Video & Updates: Governor Raimondo’s briefing on COVID-19 | June 12

Governor Raimondo and the Department of Health will host a press briefing at 1 pm on Friday, June 12th to provide an update at COVID-19 in Rhode Island. What's...

Folk Fest Interview: Warren Haynes of Gov’t Mule Makes Surprise Appearance

(Above: Warren Haynes and Nels Cline, Photo: Ken Abrams) Warren Haynes is known to many as the former guitarist for The Allman Brothers Band and founder of the popular jam band Gov’t Mule. Haynes made...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Suzi Nance

‘Boss Lady Of The Week’ Is A Weekly Column That Highlights Empowering, Entrepreneurial and Inspiring Females In Our Community Suzi Nance: President of Capitol Realty Company, Founder of Bring Peace Not Pain, Certified Hypnotherapist, Hypnotist,...

PODCAST: Interview with Karen Vebber from People’s Credit Union

Karen Vebber, Mortgage Loan Officer at People's Credit Union, joined me today on The Open Forum to discuss taxes, mortgages, what to financially think about before you engaged on Valentine's Day, the local real...

PODCAST: Interview with Joe Dias, Executive Director of Fort Adams Trust

Joe Dias, Executive Director of Fort Adams Trust, joined Ryan Belmore, Owner/Editor of What'sUpNewp, on the Tuesday, January 12th edition of The Open Forum on 1540AM WADK Newport. The Fort Adams Trust announced the appointment of...

What’sUpNewp Radio – August 24: Magnolia Cajun Band ready for Rhythm & Roots Festival;...

It was all about the music and upcoming music festivals today on What'sUpNewp Radio Edition on AM 1540 WADK Newport. Alan and Michelle from Magnolia Cajun Band, "Rhode Island's Hometown Cajun Band", joined me to chat...

Podcast: A conversation with Ron Becker, Co-Presidents of Alliance For A Livable Newport

Ron Becker, Co-President of Alliance For A Livable Newport, joined me on Tuesday's edition of The Open Forum on AM 1540 WADK Newport to chat about their call for questions for political candidates and...

2020 Voter Guide – Video: A conversation with Henry “Rick” Lombardi Jr., candidate for...

Henry "Rick" Lombardi Jr., democratic candidate for Rhode Island House District 74 (Jamestown, Middletown), joined What's Up Newp at 1 pm on Wednesday, August 26th to chat about his campaign and to...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Michelle McGaw, candidate for House District 71

Michelle McGaw, democratic candidate for Rhode Island House District 71 (Little Compton, Portsmouth, Tiverton), will join What’s Up Newp at 11 am on Wednesday, September 2nd to chat about her campaign and...

New playground brings Forest Avenue Elementary School even closer together

A dynamic new playground is going in at Forest Avenue Elementary School, according to Forest Avenue Elementary School Parent Teacher Group (Forest Avenue PTG) . The project,...

What’sUpNewp Radio – August 17: RI Blues Fest, Doug Woolverton, PawSox

It was a jam-packed Friday edition of What'sUpNewp Radio on AM 1540 WADK Newport. ~ Michael Friedman joined me to chat about this weekend's inaugural RI Blues Fest in Cranston. ~ When Aretha Franklin celebrated her birthday at Mohegan Sun...

Podcast #91: Discussion with Scott Wolf, Executive Director of Grow Smart RI

Today on The Open Forum on WADK 1540AM from 12:30pm to 2pm...we chatted about RI's Presidential Preference Primary, RI's Green economy, local issues and much more with guests Frank Prosnitz and Scott Wolf, Executive Director of GrowSmartRI. Grow Smart RI’s...

What’s Up Podcast: Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea discusses COVID-19 crisis

Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea today joined What's Up's Frank Prosnitz to discuss changes her office is making during this coronavirus crisis to make things easier for voters and businesses.

Podcast: A conversation with Javier Juarez – DACA program

Javier A. Juarez, like many college students, is a dreamer – but in a different sense. He is among those nearly 800,000 people protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, enacted...