Middletown and Newport Beaches Reopen

Yesterday we reported that Easton’s Beach, Third Beach, Atlantic Beach Club’s Beach, and Peabody’s Beach were all closed due to high bacteria. Well, you can forget all that because as of now they’re all open. I’m not sure whats different about today, but I guess I’ll take their word for it…. Hear that tourists? Get…

President Obama Is Coming to Town

Things will soon be getting quite presidential in the City-by-the-Sea. President Barack Obama will be attending an Aug. 29 fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in Newport. POLITICO reported that Obama will headline the fundraiser, which is one of a flurry of big-ticket fundraisers planned before the general election in November. Obama will also be in Martha’s…

The State Department of Health has Recommended Swim Closures to Beaches in Newport and Middletown

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The state health department has recommended the closure to swimming of five Rhode Island beaches, including three in Middletown. The Department of Health said high bacteria levels were found in water tests at Atlantic Beach Club Beach, Peabody’s Beach and Third Beach in Middletown; Easton’s Beach in Newport; and Warren Town Beach. Officials…

2014 Newport Folk Festival Photos

Here are some of the pictures that we took at this years Newport Folk Festival. If you were there, then we hope you saw us along with other festival goers wearing Locals Only apparel. We had an awesome time at the folk fest this year. Rain or shine, its always a great atmosphere with great…