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Summer’s End Run/Walk to Benefit Portsmouth High School Students

Summer is officially winding down, but not without a few must-do events to officially close out the season and usher in Autumn. The Portsmouth Business Association (PBA) is hosting a “Summer’s End” 5K run/walk to benefit their scholarship fund, which awards two $1,000 scholarships to exceptional Portsmouth High School Students yearly. The course begins and ends at the Common Fence Point Community Center in Portsmouth … Continue reading Summer’s End Run/Walk to Benefit Portsmouth High School Students

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Where To Find the Best Ice Cream in Newport County

Newport and Bristol Counties are known for many things – but when it comes to ice cream, we don’t fool around. It’s made local, it’s made fresh and it’s always got a dash of something unique. That’s probably why these local shops and parlors have been around for so long – because they have it down to an unbeatable science. Here are the best places … Continue reading Where To Find the Best Ice Cream in Newport County

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A Day-Date With Newport, RI

41°29′17″N 71°18′45″W Let’s imagine for a moment that you happen to find yourself in Newport for just the day. That’s about 12 hours or so of pure serenity; a daycation if you will, where the City by the Sea is your date and the possibilities are quite endless. Our breathtaking destination won’t buy you lunch, but it will offer you a long, romantic walk on … Continue reading A Day-Date With Newport, RI

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Photo Summary: Newport Flower Show

Each year, endless blossoms fill the grounds and floors of the elegant and opulent Rosecliff Mansion. The front lawn, ablaze with color and inspiration, features garden vignettes and displays crafted by talented local landscapers, while the backyard offers a multitude of vendors, live music, food and of course, an unbeatable ocean view. Visitors can peruse the various vibrant pieces and a enjoy myriad demonstrations throughout … Continue reading Photo Summary: Newport Flower Show

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New Tours Explore the City’s Religious History

Explore Newport’s history on foot through two new tours. Four Enduring Faiths, Four Remarkable Landmarks Newport’s various sectors of religious history come together during Four Enduring Faiths, Four Remarkable Landmarks, a look at four of the city’s historic houses of worship. Begin your journey at Touro Synagogue, the oldest Jewish House of Worship in the United States, then make your way to Trinity Episcopal Church, … Continue reading New Tours Explore the City’s Religious History

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Where To Find the Best Fourth of July Events & Firework Displays in Newport County

We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.  – The Declaration of Independence What better place to celebrate the Fourth of July than Rhode Island, the first British colony in America to formally declare its independence, approximately two … Continue reading Where To Find the Best Fourth of July Events & Firework Displays in Newport County

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Foodie Alert: New Food Tours Highlight Newport’s Robust Food Scene

Sometimes the best way to experience or rediscover a destination is by tasting your way through… The City by the Sea continues to temp your taste buds with new restaurants, old favorites and now, two new “tasty” food tours.Newport Food Tours is a two-hour walking tour where you will taste a range of high-quality, modern American cuisine with a twist of fusion along the city’s … Continue reading Foodie Alert: New Food Tours Highlight Newport’s Robust Food Scene