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A Newport man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly attempting to deliver heroin, cocaine and other drugs.
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A 45-acre estate newly listed for sale at 339 Ocean Ave. in Newport has an asking price of $45 million, the highest ever recorded in the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service for a Rhode Island residence.
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The van Beuren Charitable Foundation, a Rhode Island-based grant making organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the unique characteristics of Newport County, has awarded The Preservation Society of Newport County a $625,000 grant toward one of its key Comprehensive Campaign initiatives -- the creation of an endowed Fund for Fellows to ... (more)
The additional concert, funded in part by $40,000 in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation, is set for Friday, Aug. 1, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Tickets for Friday will be priced at $40.00 for Adults, $20.00 for Students and $15.00 for Children ages 3 - 15. All seating will be general admission.
A former Navy subcontractor has been sentenced to three years in federal prison on Thursday for his involvement in a kickback scheme that cost the Navy millions of dollars.
Timonium, MD December 04, 2013 'We have a culture that most in business and especially in the mortgage business would find difficult to believe...a culture in which we pay employees to volunteer in the community rather than come to work, a culture in which we match employee charitable contributions.
On its 60th anniversary, the Newport Jazz Festival will add a third full day of performances devoted to emerging jazz musicians.
A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles International Airport has appeared in court with bruises on his face and a... A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles ... (more)
The view is looking along part of the 10-mile Ocean Drive in Newport, Rhode Island; this tasty bit of road is best ridden very early in the morning.
The founder of a U.S. Navy contractor from Georgia must serve three years in prison for his part in a kickback scheme that cost the Navy $18 million, a federal judge in Rhode Island ordered Wednesday.
Protecting the security of the United States from both air and sea is what the exclusive, world-class group of Navy Pilots and Naval Flight Officers do on a regular basis.
The Lodge at Torrey Pines raked in another award. The hotel, which overlooks Torrey Pines Golf Course, received AAA's five-star diamond ratings earlier this year and was just named to the Top 20 Best Beach Hotels in the U.S. for 2013.
This Friday, The Newport Skating Center celebrates its Grand Opening and 33rd Annual Tree Lighting, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The evening, and holiday season, kicks off with the lighting of a 30-foot Blue Spruce, donated by the Marshall family of Portsmouth.