What's Up in Newp Today: Sept. 23

Get Lost! “Six Picks” Corn Mazes in Newport County and Beyond

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Last week we shared some of the best apple picking spots in the region … this week, it’s all about escaping the corn maze. Here are six of our favorites in the area – be sure to stop at the farm stand on your way out.

Wondering what sold in your neighborhood recently? Here's a look at what sold between September 13 - 17, 2021.

Celebrate New England Hot Rods at the Audrain Automobile Museum. The Rhode Show has the story.

Matt Brown yesterday announced that he will be running for Governor, with Senator Mendes as a running mate. Brown and Mendes say that they will headline a slate of 50 candidates seeking legislative and municipal seats up and down the ballot next year in Rhode Island. A list of 2022 candidates was released by the Rhode Island Political Cooperative and shows locally that Senator Dawn Euer and Senator Lou DiPalma will have opponents in the next election. WPRI with the full story.

Speaking of Gubernatorial candidates, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined What’s Up Newp yesterday for a one-on-one live virtual conversation about his run for Governor. Watch below.



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Gubernatorial candidate Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined What’sUpNewp for a live virtual conversation on Wednesday

Get Lost! “Six Picks” Corn Mazes in Newport County and Beyond

Just Sold: The 25 homes sold in Newport County this past week

Concert Recap and Photos: Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley at Leader Bank Pavilion (September 21, 2021)

Museum of Newport Irish History unveils historical informational sign at Barney Street Cemetery

505 North American Championships coming to Newport

Gamm Theatre launches fellowship program for emerging artists

Recent Local Obituaries

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  1. Just Sold: The 25 homes sold in Newport County this past week

  2. Olympic Swimmer Elizabeth Beisel will make a record-breaking swim to Block Island (Updated)

  3. On This Day - September 22, 1962: President Kennedy and Jacqueline watch 4th America's Cup Race off the Coast of Newport

  4. Obituary: Peter J. O'Connell

  5. Obituary: Anthony Carl Ponte



What’s Up Today 

Weather Forecast

  • Hazardous Weather Outlook

  • Today - A chance of showers before 11 am, then a chance of showers after 5 pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. The chance of precipitation is 40%.

  • Tonight - A chance of showers before 7 pm, then a chance of showers after 10 pm. Patchy fog after 4 am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 15 mph. The chance of precipitation is 40%.

  • Tomorrow - Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 8 am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. The chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

  • Tomorrow Night - Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2 am. Patchy fog between 7 pm and 8 pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. The chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Marine Forecast

Sun, Moon, & Tide

  • Sunrise: 6:34 am | Sunset: 6:40 pm | 12 hours & 6 minutes of sun.

  • High tide at 10:05 am & 10:24 pm | Low tide at 3:02 am & 3:40 pm.

  • Moon: Waning Gibbous, 16.6 days, 96% lighting.

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Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Governor McKee

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