December 23, 2015 RSS feed / News Briefs

For What It’s Worth

A granddaughter recently brought in a needlepoint Xmas stocking stating that it was found in her grandmothers home and she believed that it was made when her granny was a young girl.  More...

Tree Pickup Jan. 11

Holiday trees and yard waste will be collected curbside during the week of Jan. 11 on residents’ regularly scheduled collection day. Do not put trees in plastic bags and remove all ornaments. More...

Basketball Clinic

The Newport County YMCA is holding a basketball skills clinic featuring Chris Herren, Brian Doyle, and Bob Hole. The clinic is for children ages 8-10 and will be held at the Y on Sunday, Jan. 10, from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. More...

Scout Earns Eagle Award

Colt William Nichols was presented with the rank of Eagle Scout by Boy Scout Troop 82’s Scoutmaster Justin Mostert at the Green Valley Country Club in Portsmouth on Oct. 4. He is a junior at Portsmouth High School.  More...

Newporter Honored by Irish Tourism

Longtime Newport resident and U.S.-based Irish tour operator, Brian Moore, was recently honored for his contributions to the Irish tourism industry. More...

EBCAP Accreditation

Prevent Child Abuse America has announced that East Bay Community Action Program has been accredited by its Healthy Families America (HFA) affiliate as a provider of high quality home visiting services to families who want to improve their child&rsqu More...