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Newport, Rhode Island is located in Newport County. Zip codes in Newport, RI include 02841, and 02840. The median home price in Newport is $387,500 which is roughly $268/per square foot. More Newport information.

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Former U.S. Rep. Fernand St Germain represented Rhode Island in Congress for 28 years.

Funeral arrangements have been set for former U.S. Rep. Fernand St Germain, who represented Rhode Island for 28 years and died Saturday at his home in Newport.


5 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Newport mansions cited for unsafe work conditions

A group that owns several well-known Newport mansions has been cited by federal workplace safety inspectors for allegedly exposing workers to lead-based paint and potentially fatal falls.


5 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen


In this photo released by the U.S. Navy, a tug works alongside the decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga at Naval Station Newport Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 in Newport, R.I. The ship departed port Thursday for it's final journey to the Esco Marine ship recycling plant in Brownsville, Texas, where it will be scrapped.


9 hrs ago |

Your View: A shame what race relations has become

Having lived in a segregated housing project in Newport, Rhode Island, as a kid back in the 1950s and '60s, where blacks and whites lived on separate streets until the Civil Rights Act of 1965 was passed, we kids never knew there was ever a color barrier.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Phoenix

In a page from New Bedford's book, Providence stages a Readathon

Today, there isn't much scary about the Gladys Potter Garden, the sleepy children's park tucked next to the intersection of Humboldt Avenue and Elton Street on the East Side of Providence.


Albany Times Union

USS Saratoga aircraft carrier to be scrapped

The USS Saratoga arrives at Navy Pier One in Coddington Cove in this August 14, 1998 photo in Middletown, R.I. The Rhode Island Economic Development Corp. approved a proposal Monday, Sept.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

A Stamp of Approval for Van Johnson

The 1940s have been called the decade of the bobbysoxer, when young girls with a fondness for short socks developed an infatuation for pop singers and movie stars of the day.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hispanic Business

Combine Solicitation - Nuxeo Silver Connect

Please feel free to use this site to access information posted by the Naval Sea Systems Command.


Sat Aug 16, 2014


Bunny in the City: Wine tasting helps Rape Crisis Center

Kesha Gibson Carter ? If you haven't, let me introduce you to the center's executive director, a crusader of victim's rights, a mother of two with an extraordinary life and a woman I admire with a fervent intensity.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Ukraine tensions rise again, NATO accuses Russia of 'escalating' conflict

Russian solders with several military vehicles gather at the railroad crossing about 19 miles from the Ukrainian border at Rostov-on-Don region, Russia, early Friday.


The News Tribune

Defense secretary to visit Rhode Island next month

U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said Friday that Hagel will attend the inaugural "Defense Innovation Days" in Newport, Rhode Island, in September.


Defense secretary to visit Rhode Island next month

U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said Friday that Hagel will attend the inaugural "Defense Innovation Days" in Newport, Rhode Island, in September.


The Independent

Rhode Island: This compact slice of New England packs a punch

It may be the smallest of America's 50 states, but Rhode Island has a lot to offer, with an arty capital, shoreside mansions and fine beaches Chris Leadbeater is a full-time travel journalist who has written for The Independent since 2009.


All About Jazz

Read "Newport Jazz Festival 2014, Day 3"

Newport Jazz Festival Fort Adams State Park Newport, RI Sunday, August 3, 2014 SmackA-loud and robust, the horns blasted at the audience with a sound so voluminous it seemed impossible only four horns could have created it.


Burton Mail

Frank Turner heads to Midlands to reach a bigger audience

See PA Feature MUSIC Turner. Picture credit should read: Joe Giblin/AP/PA Photos.


Thu Aug 14, 2014

Fifty-five people died in the Mackinac steam explosion in 1925.

Pawtucket officials held a memorial ceremony Thursday to remember the 55 people who died in the Mackinac steam boat explosion in 1925.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Ocean Navigator

Race navigation goes virtual

Will be interesting to see racers calling for "buoy room" as they round a buoy that isn't there.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Miami Herald

Danish team brings Volvo Ocean Race fleet to 7

Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has entered a team in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, bringing the fleet to maximum of seven boats.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

Daily Mail

Emma Stone 'in negotiations' to make her debut on Broadway as...

Making her Broadway debut: Emma Stone is currently in talks to portray Sally Bowles in the Broadway production of Cabaret - here Emma is pictured on the set of the untitled Woody Allen film in Newport, Rhode Island in August 2014 that Emma Stone is in negotiations to make her Broadway debut as Sally Bowles in Cabaret on Broadway at Roundabout ... (more)


State Department

East Asia and the Pacific: Remarks After a Tour of the HMB Endeavour

SECRETARY KERRY: Well, good evening everybody and thank you so much for the privilege of visiting this extraordinary museum, which I know the London Times a number of years ago called the coolest museum in the world.



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