Farewell, Newport Grand – A Look Back

Margo Sullivan from the Tiverton Patch, reported that "Twin Rivers LLC has sold the Newport Grand Casino to the Carpionato Group, based in Johnston. The price was just over $10 million. The Carpionato Group is the same company that bought the Benny's properties after the store chain went out of business last year.  The company … Continue reading Farewell, Newport Grand – A Look Back

Is Newport Grand in RI Ready For A Change?

So, you're driving over the Newport Bridge.  On the other side, the first thing that catches your eye is this:     If you have ever visited Newport Grand Slots, you will probably agree with me that hospitality and service is friendly, the two entertainment venues are good (featuring Tribute Bands in the large venue), … Continue reading Is Newport Grand in RI Ready For A Change?