53 min ago
Newport Man Angry over ER Wait Times Allegedly Punches Nurse in the Face
Newport Police charged a 55-year-old Newport man with simple assault and disorderly conduct after he allegedly punched a female nurse at Newport Hospital in the face on Wednesday afternoon.
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10 hrs ago
So Have you Run into Woody Allen in Newport Yet?
Newport has been buzzing ever since Woody Allen, Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix and film crews have taken to the streets as they film Allen's latest yet-to-be-titled movie here in the City-by-the-Sea.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Five finalists are selected
The screening committee that has been reviewing applications and interviewing candidates for the police chief's position has narrowed the search down to five finalists to submit to the selectmen.
All About Jazz
FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Get on the Bus with WBGO to Spend a Day at Newport Jazz Festival
Get on the Bus with WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM to Spend A Day at the Newport Jazz FestivalA August 1, 2 or 3 Newport, RI - You could take a train, a plane, a car or a boat, but if you're in Newark, New York City, Brooklyn or Boston, take one of the WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM luxury buses to the 60th anniversary celebration of the Newport Jazz Festival presented by ... (more)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Big-serving Isner wins on Newport's grass courts
The vote by a Republican panel to make Cleveland its host for the party's 2016 national convention could be a big step in the city's efforts to remake a hard-bitten image forged by decades of misfortune.
Newport Abuzz Over Woody Allen Movie Filming
The director is filming his newest movie in the Ocean State, and was spotted Monday in Newport, where he was filming at a pub and a theater.
Hydroid Successfully Completes the Kongsberg Extreme 200 Offshore Race
The team finished in five days, placing 10th in their division and 75th overall, out of 162 boats.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Portsmouth EMT / Firefighters Train to Spot, Treat Heart Attacks
What do firefighters do with a Saturday away from work? Traina€¦ On Saturday, June 28, 2014 Twenty-five EMT / Firefighters spent the day in class at Roger Williams Baypoint Inn and Conference Center.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Skin cancer test offered at Rhode Island beaches
The Rhode Island Department of Health, the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Rhode Island Hospital and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, D-Rhode Island, will launch the Sun Smarts Sunscreen Campaign Monday at Scarborough Beach in Narragansett, Rhode Island.
Newport casino question on ballot once again
Voters in Newport will be asked once again if they want gambling to be expanded at the struggling Newport Grand facility.
The Block Island Times
Saloon singing days, with Jon Campbell and Everett Brown
Back in the guitar picking and saloon singing days, I ran with Jon Campbell and Everett Brown.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Breathtaking $45M Newport Home For Sale
This Newport estate, listed for $45 million, is currently the most expensive Rhode Island home on the market, according to Zillow .
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Newport Hospital's 2014 Gala is Swinging on a Star
Bringing together friends and supporters to celebrate the life-saving work of Newport Hospital while raising funds critical to patient care, Newport Hospital will hold its 2014 Summer Gala, Swinging on a Star , at breathtaking Ochre Court in Newport on Thursday, July 10. Offering guests the opportunity to spend an evening in Newport's second ... (more)
Newport Fireworks Delayed to Saturday, July 5
Due to the threat of rain and wind on July 4, the City of Newport has announced the traditional fireworks display over Newport Harbor has been postponed to July 5. City officials were busy studying weather forecasts all morning.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Newport, RI hotels: An abundance of history at the traveler's doorstep
Newport , Rhode Island is the most charming city in New England . Not only is it the most charming, it is teaming with history.
Newport Police Play Key Role in Busting EG Convenience Store Owner for Selling Synthetic Drugs
Thanks in part to the work of Newport Police, it will be a lot harder to get Crazy Monkey, Bizzarro, Scooby Snax, K-2, or amphetamines in East Greenwich.
4th of July Bike Parade? Yes, Newport Has That
Thanks to the folks at Bike Newport, which is slowly but surely making Newport more bike friendlier every day, there's yet another reason to keep your feet on the pedals this Independence Day.
New Jersey Jewish News
New federation leader learns from the past
She grew up in Newport, RI, and attended Touro Synagogue, the nation's oldest Jewish house of worship.
newportFILM Releases Full Summer Schedule
Newport summers aren't just about sailing, swimming, surfing, fine dining and fun.