Illustrated lecture by historian John Tschirch exploring the rich collection of garden buildings in Newport.
Get a bird's eye view of the current state of our parks and open spaces and the emerging vision for a better Newport.
Visitors to popular parks in Newport and across Rhode Island this summer will find bright orange and yellow tags with images of invasive forest insects hanging from trees.
Two towering, specimen European Beeches fall in Aquidneck Park, and two others are sadly removed -- including last year’s Newport Tree of the Year.
Flo Jonic interviews Newport Tree & Parks Supervisor Scott Wheeler and arborists Reggie Chaney and Chris Fletcher regarding the mounting losses of Newport's specimen trees.