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Woman Arrested after 'Getting Heated' over Park Holm Wait List
An 18-year-old Newport woman is in hot water after she admitted to getting a little too heated when she screamed at employees of the Newport Housing Authority over her spot on the waiting list.
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Conor Oberst, Dawes and The Baseball Project to perform at Brewery Ommegang
In this July 29, 2012 file photo, Conor Oberst performs at the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I. (Joe Giblin Conor Oberst, Dawes and The Baseball Project will perform Friday, Aug. 1 at Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, N.Y. for the 75th anniversary of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Newport Concert Series At The Newport Yachting Center Anticipates A...
NEWPORT, RI -- The Newport Concert Series at the Newport Yachting Center announces that America's most beloved Southern California rockers, The Beach Boys will be performing along the Newport waterfront on Saturday, August 16th.
NewportA A's Famous Architecture the Focus of Two Special Events
Stunning though the Gilded Age mansions of Bellevue Avenue may be, they are just the surface layer of a very deep architectural legacy in Newport, Rhode Island, one that reveals itself only on occasion.
Funeral for Nuala Pell to be Held in Newport
Family and friends will be gathering in Newport for the funeral for Nuala Pell, wife of the late U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell of Rhode Island.
Newport Storm Raises 3K for Parade Committee
This year, local brewer Newport Storm announced it has raised $3,500 to help the Newport St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Featured Home: Soak in Americana at 52 Ayrault St.
This week's featured home in Newport is a classic 1905-built center hall colonial that would be the perfect venue to host a Presidential visit or just family and friends.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Collection of rare and important thimbles to be auctioned at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago
A highly rare and historically significant American gold thimble attributed to Paul Revere Jr. will be sold on May 21 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago.
Vigil Next Week for Homeless Man, 33, who Died in Abandoned Truck Fire
Michael Bourque was 33 when he died in a tragic abandoned truck fire on a cold March night in Newport.
Combine Solicitation - Panasonic Toughbook H2
This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotations are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.
South Korea Ferry: How Can a Huge Ship Sink?
The sudden sinking of a ferry carrying 475 passengers off South Korea's southern coast brings up the question: How can a large, modern passenger ship just sink? A number of things can cause such a vessel to go down, from running aground on the ocean floor, to cargo shifting and capsizing the ship.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
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Bluegrass trio The Devil Makes Three plans to turn up heat at intimate State Theatre performance
The Devil Makes Three, a bluegrass trio that will perform at this summer's Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island, will perform for an intimate State Theatre audience next week.
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Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina Offers Family Spring Break Package
In time for spring break, the Newport Harbor Hotel and Marina announces the availability of their Family Fun package .
Hate Tax and Water Bills? At Least you Can Pay Them Online Now
If paying a tax bill isn't bad enough, for generations, it meant schlepping over to City Hall with a checkbook the hope that there isn't a line or long wait.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean State to Induct Newest Honorees into 'Magical Circle'
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE OCEAN STATE TO INDUCT NEWEST HONOREES INTO ITS "MAGICAL CIRCLE" AT JUNE 14th GALA CRANSTON, RI - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State has announced the 2014 inductees into its Magical Circle of People We Admire .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Police: Woman Stealthily Steals Liquor Store Customer's Phone in Line
Newport Police charged a 33-year-old Newport woman with larceny and vandalism on Monday after she allegedly swiped an HTC DNA cell phone when a customer of Rex Liquors set it on the counter while paying.
After 107-year Run, Potter and Co. to Close
A clothing and apparel store and iconic fixture on Thames Street for 107 years, Potter and Co., is closing.
Shorter and Schneider each win 3 Jazz Awards
This Dec. 8, 2013 file photo shows honoree Herbie Hancock at the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington.
Presolicitation Notice - On-site hardware maintenance and repair services
The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport has a requirement for On-site hardware maintenance and repair services of out-of-warranty equipment located at NUWCDIVNPT, computers and peripheral equipment such as printers, disk drives and tape drives.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Newport Man Charged with Second Degree Child Abuse
Newport Police charged a 30-year-old Newport man with second degree child abuse and other charges after he allegedly grabbed a child and her mother by the neck in a violent outburst Monday night.