PODCAST: Bevan Linsley, Aquidneck Community Table

Bevan Linsley, Executive Director of Aquidneck Community Table joins Bill Bartholomew to discuss several initiatives and, of course, farmers markets!  

Public Invited to Walk and Sing in Memory of Dr. King, Jr. on Apr. 4

On April 4, 2023, the Newport County Branch of the NAACP and students from Salve Regina University are hosting a Remembrance Event in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It will start at 6 p.m. with a Walk from Equality Park on Broadway to the Community Baptist Church Annex, 50 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd. There will be an informal […]

Daffodil Days Opening Ceremonies moved to Sunday, Apr. 2

Due to the weather forecast, this year’s Opening Ceremonies for Daffodil Days has been moved to Sunday, April 2 (from Saturday, April 1) at noon in front of the historic Clarke Cooke House on Bannister’s Wharf. The ceremony includes a daffy musket salute by the Artillery Company of Newport, Newport Mayor Xay Khamsyvoravong and the 2023 Daffodil Queen cutting the […]

Newport Night Run Scheduled for Apr. 1

Get your glow sticks ready and join the Newport Public Education Foundation for the annual Behan Bros. Newport Night Run! The city by the sea’s after-hours 5K starts and finishes at Rogers High School. This one-of-a-kind course showcases some of Newport’s most beautiful rural roads, including parts of Ocean Avenue and Hazard Road. Walkers and runners of all ages and […]

Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day is Apr. 3

Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day is Monday, April 3. It is Ben & Jerry’s way of thanking its fans. Ben & Jerry’s is located at 359 Thames Street. Owner Tyler Rosenberg has added a fundraiser to the event. Proceeds from each waffle cone purchased will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Newport. The store will be opened from […]