7 hrs ago
Your Take: Celebrating Pi Day with pie?
A local favorite of NYU students is Veselka, a Ukrainian diner open 24 hours a day in NYC's East Village.
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12 hrs ago
Newport PD to Test New Electric Motorcycle During St. Patrick's Day Parade
Newport Police will be testing an electric motorcycle during the St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday.
14 hrs ago
5 Most Expensive Homes for Sale in RI
Indoor pools, tennis courts, and grand ballrooms. No, we're not talking about hotels.
17 hrs ago
Beauty & Fashion | Castle Hill Inn Opens Spa Suites Featuring RI's Farmaesthetics
Historic Castle Hill Inn Mansion in Newport has opened up two new spa suites featuring treatments from Farmaesthetics, a Rhode Island-based line of natural, sustainable beauty products.
21 hrs ago
7 Things to Do in RI This Weekend
The parade starts at 11 a.m. and runs from Lower Broadway, along Washington Square, to Thames Street and eventually ends at St. Augstin's Church.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Emmanuel Church Will Ask Parishioners to Join Energy Saving Challenge
God said "Let there be light," but turning off the lights and saving energy is the right thing to do.
Feroce Out as Alex and Ani CEO
Giovanni Feroce is no longer the CEO of Cranston-based Alex and Ani. The privately-held company announced Feroce's departure in a brief release that made no mention of why he is leaving the jewelry and lifestyle brand, stating that founder and creative director Carolyn Rafaelian has been appointed CEO by the Board of Directors and will guide the ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Nancy Elizabeth Prophet, RISD's first black grad: A talk at Newport Art Museum
"Cutting Stone" the Art & Life of RI Black Sculptress Nancy Elizabeth Prophet. A talk by Amalia Amaki, foremost scholar on Prophet.
Pols, farmers, and worm ladies at RI's Compost Con
"It's not scrap, it's a goldmine," says Katherine Brown of the potato peels, coffee grounds, moldy bread, and other gross stuff we routinely shovel into the trash.
Newport Police Issue Traffic Advisory for St. Patrick's Day Parade
Traffic flow and parking in Newport will be affected by the St. Patrick's Day Parade,which kicks off at 11:00AM on Saturday March15th, 2014.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Newport, Rhode Island, more than a Super Yacht Charter Boarding Location
More than a super yacht charter boarding location to begin a great crewed mega yacht charter cruising to the islands of southern New England ; Newport, Rhode Island, is well worth enjoying as part of your luxury yacht charter itinerary, or for several days before or after your yacht charter.
Saddle up for Third Annual Bike Newport Night
The third-annual Bike Newport Night is just around the corner. This year's Bike Newport Night, "RACK 'EM UP!" will raise funds for high-capacity bike racks.
Newport restaurant falls victim to phone scam
They are convincing people to pay overdue bills over the phone, in a scam that's been ongoing in Rhode Island for almost a year.
Larchmont Yacht Club Invited Again to NYYC Qualifying Series
The Larchmont Yacht Club, which finished a close second to the Royal Canadian Yacht Club in the 2013 Invitational Cup, has been invited to this year's Qualifying Series, according to yachtsandyachting.com.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Lawsuit seeks to stop center at Breakers mansion
Neighbors of The Breakers estate in Newport are suing to block a new welcome center that's planned for the site of the mansion, built in the Gilded Age by the Vanderbilt family, then one of the nation's most prominent and wealthy families.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Local Group Offers New Senior Dining Program
The following is a news release: East Bay Community Action Program is excited to be offering a new dining option under its East Bay CafAŠ Program, formally known as the Ocean State Senior Dining Program, beginning March 3, 2014.
Gist to Attend STEM Summit in Newport
There's no question that educators are putting a lot of emphasis on science, technology, engineering and math recently.
Pentagon studies Putin body language for hint of intent
A Pentagon research team is studying the body movements of Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders in order to better predict their actions and guide U.S. policy, Pentagon documents and interviews show.
Newport Woman wins $20,000 with $2 Lottery Ticket
A Newport woman is $20,000 richer after getting lucky when she bought a $2 lottery ticket from Newport Mart on East Main Road in Middletown.