March 10, 2016 RSS feed / News Briefs

Kiwanis Comedy Fundraiser

Members of Newport Kiwanis International will host a comedy fundraiser on Thursday, March 24, at the Hyatt Regency on Goat Island. More...

Library Spring Sale

The Friends Bookstore will hold a book sale in the Newport Public Library lower lobby beginning on Friday, March 18, and continuing through Wednesday, March 23. The sale will be held during the library’s regular hours. More...

Horse Association March Meeting

Members of the Aquidneck Island Horse Association will meet at Dolores Mello’s house on Wednesday, March 16, at 6 p.m. More...

Newport Parkinson’s Support Group

The next meeting of the Newport Parkinson’s Support Group is Saturday, March 19, at 10 a.m. at Newport Hospital. Patients and/or caregivers are welcome to attend. More...

Island Foghorns

The next meeting of the Island Foghorns Toastmasters Club is Thursday, March 17, at 5:15 p.m. at the Middletown Police Station. More...

Broadway Merchants Unite

Alternative parking plans and city-financed marketing efforts were offered by Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano as solace to Broadway business owners who gathered on Tuesday, March 8, at Corner Café. More...

ALN Education Forum

The Alliance for a Livable Newport (ALN) will hold its first public forum of the year when leaders of Newport’s public schools provide highlights of its five-year strategic plan. More...

Submariner Meeting

The R.I. Base of the United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI) will hold its March meeting on Saturday, March 19. The meeting will open at 7 p.m. at the R.I. More...

Re-election Time

A reelection fundraiser will be held for Rep. Daniel Reilly on Monday, March 21, from 6 - 8:30 p.m. at the Valley Inn, 2221 West Main Road, Portsmouth. Reilly is in his second term representing parts of Middletown and Portsmouth. More...

Lyme Support Group

The monthly Lyme Support Group will join the Bristol County Group for a combined meeting on Thursday, March 17, at 6 p.m. at the Goff Memorial Hall, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, Mass. The guest speaker will discuss the annual conference on May 21. More...