September 5, 2013 RSS feed / News Briefs

MIDDLETOWN COUNCIL

Council Supports USS Kennedy Concept

On Sept. 3, at its regular Tuesday meeting, the Middletown Town Council voted 6-1 in favor of bringing the retired aircraft carrier, USS John F. Kennedy, to Newport County. Council President Christopher T. More...

NEWS BRIEFS

Newport Fire Incident Run Report   More...

­­Judge Rules EDC Can Proceed Against Stokes

Last Wednesday, Aug. More...

Chickens Get Cluck of Approval

Urban farmers rejoice: It’s no longer a criminal act to keep backyard chickens in Newport.  After months of rewrites and revisions, City Council members last week voted to allow by right the raising and keeping of chickens on certain resid More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Aug. 26 to Sunday, Sept. 1, the Newport Police Department responded to 879 calls. Of those, 178 were motor vehicle related; there were 141 motor vehicle violations issued and 37 accident reports. More...