Award Winner Children’s Author/Musician Greg Lato to Perform at Garden City Gazebo Friday 9-25

RI based author/musician/storyteller Greg Lato will present a special socially distanced musical storytime Friday featuring his children’s book TRY and music from his new award winning, top 15 iTunes charting children's album...

Concert Recap and Photos: Neal & the Vipers Rock Askew

RI music royalty hit the streets outside Askew Saturday night when Neal & the Vipers tore through a blues-rock set in front of around a hundred socially distant, but decidedly satisfied fans....
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Things to do in Rhode Island this weekend: Sept. 18 – 20

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do across Rhode Island over this weekend, September 18 - 20, 2020. Things to in Rhode Island this weekend is presented...
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Senate designates September 19-26 National Estuaries Week

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse today announced that the U.S. Senate has designated September 19 through September 26, 2020 as National Estuaries Week in a resolution unanimously approved earlier this week. 

RIDOH, Providence College responding to an outbreak of COVID-19 among off-campus students

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and Providence College today announced that they are responding to an outbreak of COVID-19 among off-campus students near the school. Approximately...

Things to do in Providence County this weekend: September 18 – 20

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this weekend in Providence County. As a reminder, those communities in Providence County include Central Falls, Cranston, East Providence,...

Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT’s scheduled lane closures, construction projects (Sept. 19 – 25)

Here’s a round-up of the scheduled road and lane closures throughout Newport County during the week ahead. Rhode Island Turnpike & Bridge Authority The following...

Trinity Rep Cancels In-Person Performances Until Fall 2021 – Will Offer Digital Productions

More than six months after the pandemic first forced the closure of theaters around the country, Trinity Repertory Theatre has made the difficult decision not to produce in-person, indoor performances at Trinity...

Governor Raimondo issues statewide “Drought Advisory” to raise awareness of dry conditions

Governor Gina M. Raimondo today issued a statewide "Drought Advisory" based on indicators and assessments reviewed by the state's Drought Steering Committee. According to a press release from Governor...

Governor Raimondo announces that $1 million is available in grants to help businesses continue...

Governor Raimondo today announced during her weekly press briefing that her administration has made $1 million in available funding to assist businesses and organizations interested in participating in the state’s Take It...

Energy-Saving Trees Program providing 1,200 free trees to Rhode Island homeowners this fall

The Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the RI Tree Council, RI Nursery and Landscape Association, and the Arbor Day Foundation, today announced that it is providing 1,200 free trees to Rhode Island...

PPAC Announces Live Stream “An Evening of New York Songs and Stories with Suzanne...

Providence, RI -Grammy Award-winning artist Suzanne Vega releases her latest album An Evening of New York Songs and Stories (Amanuensis/Cooking Vinyl) today and is celebrating the release of her album with a...

Things to do in Providence county this weekend: September 11 – 13

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this weekend in Providence County. As a reminder, those communities in Providence County include Central Falls, Cranston, East Providence,...
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Things to do in Rhode Island this weekend: Sept. 11 – 13

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do across Rhode Island over this weekend, September 11 - 13, 2020. Have an event that you’d like to see included here...

Album to Benefit The Parlour (PVD) Released – Local Musicians Featured

An special album to benefit a beloved music venue in Providence has just been released. The Parlour has hosted national touring artists and local acts in recent years, while supporting numerous emerging...

Live on WUN: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Briefing (Sept. 4)

Governor Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a COVID-19 press briefing on Friday, September 4th at 1 pm to provide an update on reopening schools.
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What’s up in Rhode Island this Labor Day Weekend: Sept. 4 – 7

Discover all that's happening, new, and to do across Rhode Island over this Labor Day Weekend, September 4th - 7th, 2020 Newport County Includes Newport, Jamestown,...

Live On WUN: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Briefing (Sept. 3)

Governor Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a COVID-19 press briefing on Thursday, September 3rd at 1 pm to provide an update on reopening schools.

Rhode Island Foundation offering $25,000 grants to local songwriters

Source: The Rhode Island Foundation PROVIDENCE, RI -- Rhode Island composers who dream of having the resources to push their craft to the next level have until Sept....

What’s up in Providence County this Labor Day Weekend: Sept. 4 – 7

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this Labor Day weekend in Providence County. As a reminder, those communities in Providence County include Central Falls, Cranston,...