April 19, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

Students Speak Out

A panel of Thompson and Rogers School students will talk about their future aspirations and the roles education and the community play in making life choices at an Alliance for Livable Newport (ALN) forum on Tuesday, May 1, from 6-7:30 p.m., at the P More...

YMCA Youth Spring Sports

Registration is open for the Newport County YMCA youth spring sports seasons which will run from April 28 to June 23. Mighty Mites classes for 2 and one-half to 4 year olds start at 9 a.m. The 4 and 5-yearold co-ed t-ball will be played at 10 a.m. More...

OBNA Meeting

Neighbors and the public are invited to the next meeting of OBNA (Off Broadway Neighborhood Association) on Tuesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. at the Parlor. More...

Municipal Court

At municipal court on Monday, April 16, 32 cases were heard for infractions occured on Saturday, March 17 the day of the St. Patrick's Day Parade. There were 24 Nolo pleas with fines ranging from $550 to $750, plus court costs of $93.50. More...

For What It’s Worth

Pictured is a facsimile of perhaps America’s most rare newspaper in existence, the “Ulster County Gazette” January 4, 1800, featuring memorials to President George Washington. More...

All Hands Needed for Grade 1 Garden

All are welcome to help build new garden beds on Sunday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pell Elementary School. Please bring tools, gloves, wheel barrows, if you have them, and water bottles. More...

Lyme Support Group

The next meeting of the Lyme Support Group is Thursday, April . 26, at 6 p.m. at the United Congregational Church, 524 Valley Road, Middletown. The parking lot can be accessed from Valley Avenue or Green End Avenue. More...

Aging and Alternatives

Senior Seminars at the Edward King House, presented by industry experts, provide important information and data for mature adults (and their families), enabling them to plan with informed choices and have more control over their lives. More...

Greenlove Event

Celebrate the earth with Greenlove on Sunday, April 22, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at O'Brien's Pub. Tickets are $50. Greenlove, an environmental 501(c)(3), provides eco-alternatives to single use plastic. More...

Free Mammograms

Newport Hospital will offer free mammograms and free breast exams to Rhode Island women 40 years old or older who do not have health insurance that covers annual breast cancer screenings at the hospital on Saturday, April 28, between 9 a.m. More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, April 2 through Monday, April 9, the Newport Police Department responded to 572 calls. Of those, 159 were motor vehicle related; there were 139 motor vehicle violations issued and 20 accident reports. More...

Pre-Kinder Feria

El Departamento Escolar de Newport presentarán su Feria anual de Pre-kínder el dia sábado, 28 de abril a partir de las 9 a. M. hasta el mediodía en la Escuela Primaria Pell, 35 Dexter Street. More...

Registro de Kindergarten 23 de Abril

Los niños que vivan en Newport y que cumplan los cinco años hacia el 1 de septiembre de 2018 o antes podrán inscribirse en el programa de Kindergarten de la escuela Pell en las siguientes fechas: Lunes,23deabril,de4a7p. M.yjueves,31demayo,de4a7p. m. More...

Upcoming Chamber Events

HR Roundtable: What you need to know about 5 habits of Destructive HR leaders. Friday, April 20, noon - 1:30 p.m.  Politics & Pancakes: Legislative Update from Rhode Island House of Representatives Leadership. More...