About Newport Now
Newport Now is an independent, locally-owned media company that believes simply, Local News Matters.
Founded in 2009, Newport Now serves as the online home of Newport This Week, a 15,000-circulation weekly newspaper that for the last 40 years has been serving the communities of Newport, Middletown and Jamestown, R.I. Like most, we recognize that the media world is changing. Combining the traditional reach of a print publication with the daily relevance of an online product, Newport Now and Newport This Week are uniquely positioned in the state's media landscape as its only free web-driven newspaper.
Where to Find Us
Our offices are located in the heart of Downtown Newport at 86 Broadway, directly across from Thompson Middle School and City Hall.
For mailing purposes, you can reach us at:
Newport, R.I. 02840
(401) 846-4974 (fax)
For the Web: news(at)newport-now.com
For the Paper: news(at)newportthisweek.net
Who We Are
Lynne Tungett, Publisher, Newport This Week
Tom Shevlin, Publisher, Newport Now
Marketing & Advertising Director:
In addition to the staff listed above, we are fortunate to have a dedicated roster of contributors who make regular contributions to both Newport This Week and Newport Now. We're always on the look out for contributors. If you'd like to write for us, e-mail news(at)newport-now.com.