The Newport County Chamber of Commerce’s economic development initiative, Connect Greater Newport released a survey to learn more from local business owners about barriers to growth and success, including broadband and workforce housing issues.
Next week kicks off our annual celebration of mind, body, and spirit during NEWPORT WELLNESS WEEK. The goal is to help all Newporters and our many visitors focus on lifelong health and wellness solutions tailored to help each person become the best version of themselves. This Sunday (January 20) there will be a free Wellness […]
With all those blue recycling bins around, you might think Americans are experts at recycling plastics. The truth is, though many plastic items can be recycled, very few are. So what’s the solution? Margaret Sobkowicz, a plastics engineer at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, explains how we can scale up plastics recycling.
Continuing their commitment to wellness, Gurney’s Resorts has debuted “Wellness Retreats,” a brand new fitness-focused program each month, offering hotel guests the opportunity to stick to their routine with wellness top of mind.
The government shutdown is placing our democracy at risk and depleting our culture. Let me explain. As the board chair of the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, I have the honor of chairing an organization […]
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) and Rhode Island PBS Education Services announced today that they are extending their opioid use prevention partnership into Rhode Island middle and high schools.
Tonight - Snow likely, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 32 by 4am. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Today - N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E this afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less.
Tonight - Se winds around 5 kt, increasing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Snow likely after midnight.
Water Temperature - 35.1 °F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun will rise in Newport at 7:08 am and sunset will be at 4:43 pm. The first high tide was at 3:50 am and the next high tide will be at 4:23 pm. The first low tide will be at 10:19 am and the next low tide at 9:52 pm.
Today we will have 9 hours and 35 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:55 am.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Moon age is 10 days, lighting is 77%.