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Video & Recap: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Briefing | July 1

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode...

Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley steps down after 24 years

Visionary Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley will step down from office on June 30, after nearly a quarter of a century at the helm of the...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Keith Stokes

Keith Stokes, Vice President of the 1696 Heritage Group, will join us to discuss the recent effort to advance Black History for...

Governor Raimondo announces Phase 3 of Reopening RI will begin on June 30th

Governor Gina M. Raimondo and Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the Director of the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) provided details today...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with RI Solidarity Fund

Newport, RI - The Rhode Island Solidarity Fund has brought together 6 community-led relief efforts to offer a one-stop option for community...

What’s Up Newp Live Stream: Governor Raimondo, RIDOH press briefing on COVID-19

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health will host a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in...

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What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “John Lewis: Good Trouble”

John Lewis has some advice for you… “Get into trouble, good trouble,” he recommends. The 80-year-old Congressman and longtime...

Greenwich Odeum Reopening with Screenings of JAWS Weekend of July 10th

EAST GREENWICH, RI —After being dark since March 13th due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greenwich Odeum will once again open its doors to...

Governor Raimondo announces plan to expand home-based care options

Providence, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today announced a plan to expand home-based care options in Rhode Island as the state continues...

Video & Recap: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Briefing | July 1

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode...

Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley steps down after 24 years

Visionary Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley will step down from office on June 30, after nearly a quarter of a century at the helm of the...

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What’s Up This Weekend in Newport County: July 3 – 5

Newport, RI - Discover all that's happening, new, and to do this Fourth of July Weekend in Newport County.

Franklin Street home fetches $1.82 million

Newport, RI - Lila Delman Real Estate today announced the sale of 10 Franklin Street on Newport’s Historic Hill for $1,820,000. Kendra...

City of Newport stepping up social distancing meastures at Easton’s Beach

By City of Newport The City of Newport is advising beachgoers ahead of the Fourth of July weekend to...

Governor Raimondo announces plan to expand home-based care options

Providence, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today announced a plan to expand home-based care options in Rhode Island as the state continues...

Home on Sherman Street in Newport sells for $1.625 million

Lila Delman Real Estate today announced the sale of 20 Sherman Street in Newport for $1,625,000. Candice Sandman...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “John Lewis: Good Trouble”

John Lewis has some advice for you… “Get into trouble, good trouble,” he recommends. The 80-year-old Congressman and longtime...

Greenwich Odeum Reopening with Screenings of JAWS Weekend of July 10th

EAST GREENWICH, RI —After being dark since March 13th due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greenwich Odeum will once again open its doors to...

Governor Raimondo announces plan to expand home-based care options

Providence, RI - Governor Gina Raimondo today announced a plan to expand home-based care options in Rhode Island as the state continues...

Video & Recap: Governor Raimondo’s COVID-19 Briefing | July 1

Governor Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health hosted a press briefing to provide an update on COVID-19 in Rhode...

Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley steps down after 24 years

Visionary Bryant University President Ronald K. Machtley will step down from office on June 30, after nearly a quarter of a century at the helm of the...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Keith Stokes

Keith Stokes, Vice President of the 1696 Heritage Group, will join us to discuss the recent effort to advance Black History for...

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What’s Up This Weekend in Newport County: July 3 – 5

Newport, RI - Discover all that's happening, new, and to do this Fourth of July Weekend in Newport County.

Newport Polo to host Independence Cup on Saturday

The Independence Cup will return this Saturday, July 4 at 5pm in the Newport International Polo Series, setting the stage for a friendly 6-chukker rivalry between political foes...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “John Lewis: Good Trouble”

John Lewis has some advice for you… “Get into trouble, good trouble,” he recommends. The 80-year-old Congressman and longtime...

Greenwich Odeum Reopening with Screenings of JAWS Weekend of July 10th

EAST GREENWICH, RI —After being dark since March 13th due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Greenwich Odeum will once again open its doors to...

Newport Gallery Night returns on July 9

With the Phase III reopening in RI, Newport Gallery Nighttoday announced that they will be hosting a larger July Newport Gallery Night...

Newport Art Museum will reopen to visitors on July 2

Newport Art Museum will be reopening its doors to public visitors on Thursday, July 2, 2020.  Due to the...

Here’s the status of major Newport County events in 2020

What's Up Newp has compiled the following list of major events that have been postponed or canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Island Cinemas to reopen on July 2nd

The arrival of Phase 3 of Reopening Rhode Island means that cinemas can now reopen. Island Cinemas, located...

What’s Up This Week in Newport County: June 29 – July 6

Newport, RI - Discover all that's happening, new, and to do in Newport County this week. Monday, June...

Common Fence Music to present The Accidentals on July 19th

Portsmouth, RI - Common Fence Music will present the Accidentals in a free online concert on Sunday, July 19 at 7 PM....

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NUWC Division Newport science advisor receives Meritorious Civilian Service Award

Story by Public Affairs Office, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport  NEWPORT, R.I. — Robert L. Mushen, a science advisor...

Today In History – July 3, 1969: Newport Jazz Fest Experiments With Rock Music

The Newport Jazz Festival experimented with rock music for the first time on July 3, 1969. The festival's 1969 program was an experiment in fusing...

What’s Up This Weekend in Newport County: July 3 – 5

Newport, RI - Discover all that's happening, new, and to do this Fourth of July Weekend in Newport County.

Franklin Street home fetches $1.82 million

Newport, RI - Lila Delman Real Estate today announced the sale of 10 Franklin Street on Newport’s Historic Hill for $1,820,000. Kendra...

Newport nonprofits win COVID-19 relief aid for food, housing

Three local nonprofits on the frontlines of responding to the COVID-19 crisis are among the organizations that will share $700,000 in grants from...

City of Newport stepping up social distancing meastures at Easton’s Beach

By City of Newport The City of Newport is advising beachgoers ahead of the Fourth of July weekend to...

Newport Polo to host Independence Cup on Saturday

The Independence Cup will return this Saturday, July 4 at 5pm in the Newport International Polo Series, setting the stage for a friendly 6-chukker rivalry between political foes...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “John Lewis: Good Trouble”

John Lewis has some advice for you… “Get into trouble, good trouble,” he recommends. The 80-year-old Congressman and longtime...

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WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Keith Stokes

Keith Stokes, Vice President of the 1696 Heritage Group, will join us to discuss the recent effort to advance Black History for...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with RI Solidarity Fund

Newport, RI - The Rhode Island Solidarity Fund has brought together 6 community-led relief efforts to offer a one-stop option for community...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Joe Louis Walker, Blues Hall of Fame inductee and four-time Blues Music Award winner

Newport, RI - Joe Louis Walker, a Blues Hall of Fame inductee and four-time Blues Music Award winner who has a career...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Henry ‘Rick’ Lombardi Jr.

Middletown Town Councilor Henry ‘Rick’ Lombardi Jr. has announced his candidacy for Rhode Island House District 74 (Jamestown, Middletown).

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Casby Harrison

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Casby Harrison, Owner of Harrison Law Associates and former Deputy Legal Counsel to Governor Bruce Sundlun, will join...

What’s Up Podcast: A conversation with Bekah Salwasser, Executive Director of Red Sox Foundation

For Bekah Salwasser, a Brown University graduate and former professional soccer player and now executive director of the Red Sox Foundation, the...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Dr. James McDonald, Rhode Island Department of Health

Dr. James McDonald from the Rhode Island Department Of Health will join us on this edition of WUN-ON-ONE on Tuesday, May 19th...

What’s Up Podcast: Caitlin Frumerie, executive director of Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless

The headline reads "During the Covid-19 pandemic, nowhere is safe for homeless people." That is as valid in San Francisco and London as it...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Lt. Governor Dan McKee

Lt. Governor Dan McKee joins us to chat about the impact COVID-19 has had on small businesses in Rhode Island, to...

What’s Up Podcast: Suzanna Laramee, president and chief executive officer, Newport Music Festival

To many, the Newport Music Festival, the chamber music festival in the city’s mansions, is the stepchild of the city’s folk and...