Cruise Ship Woes: A cruise ship with hundreds of people onboard, that was scheduled to visit Newport tomorrow, lost power and became stuck in Buzzards Bay on Friday. The Star Pride ship is back under full power and has been towed to Newport for a U.S. Coast Guard inspection.
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Coast Guard crews and the Buzzards Bay Task Force launched Friday after the cruise ship, Star Pride, became disabled about two miles off the coast of Cuttyhunk. The captain of the Star Pride called watchstanders at Sector Southeastern New England at about 3:20 p.m., reporting the ship lost power and was disabled. Coast Guard crews and […]
Twenty-seven museums across Rhode Island will join more than 1,200 museums across the country participating in Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day on September 22nd, a one-day annual event in which participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting […]
The Newport Historical Society cordially invites you to attend a culinary adventure on September 22, 2018, on the lawn of the Great Friends Meeting House to explore how people in Newport celebrated the end of the Great War.