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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. 

Things to do in Washington County this weekend: Sept. 18 – 20

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this Labor Day weekend in Washington “South” County. As a reminder, those communities in Washington County are Charlestown, Exeter,...

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...

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...

EMMA Acres named Rhode Island’s 2020 ‘Outstanding Dairy Farm Of The Year’

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced EMMA Acres in Exeter has been named Rhode Island’s 2020 Outstanding Dairy Farm Of The Year by the Rhode Island Green Pastures...
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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...

Things to do in Washington County this weekend: Sept. 11 – 13

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this Labor Day weekend in Washington "South" County. As a reminder, those communities in Washington County are Charlestown, Exeter,...

DEM: Portuguese Man o’ War spotted in coastal waters

Source: Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management is announcing that it will be flying purple flags at state beaches warning swimmers...

Newport, Wakefield courthouses will reopen on September 8th

After being closed five months ago in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the McGrath Judicial Complex in Wakefield (Washington County) and the Murray Judicial Complex in Newport (Newport County) will reopen on...

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.

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with The Edwards Twins

Ahead of their performance at the Misquamicut Drive-In on Sunday, September 6th, The Edwards Twins will stop by to catch up with What's Up Newp on Friday, September 4th at 11 am.
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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 Washington County this Labor Day Weekend: Sept. 4 – 7

Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this Labor Day weekend in Washington County. As a reminder, those communities in Washington County are...