October 27, 2016 RSS feed / News Briefs

Question 7 Forum on Nov. 1 at Seaman’s

A “yes” vote on Question #7 on Nov. 8 will approve a $50 million Housing Opportunity bond that will create affordable, accessible, and safe housing for Rhode Islanders and Newport County residents.  More...

Seaside Garden Club Welcomes Guests

The Seaside Garden Club will hold its next monthly meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 2, at Fenner Ave. Hall at 6 p.m. The guest presenter will be Barbara Gee, a certified yoga instructor. More...

Broadway Update

A crosswalk design requested by the City of Newport at the intersection of Broadway, Gould Street and Equality Park West, has resulted in a small delay in the Broadway Streetscape Project, according to the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (R More...

‘Pup Tail Party’

On Sunday, Oct. 30, the Portsmouth Dog Park Committee will host the “PupTail Party” at Greenvale Vineyards, from 3-6 p.m. There will be live music, wine, hors d’oeuvres, vineyard tours, dog contests and a dog costume parade. More...

Scouting for Food

Local Boy Scouts will be placing Scouting for Food door hangers on homes on Saturday morning, Oct. 29, about the annual food drive. Scouts will return Saturday, Nov. 5, by 9 a.m. to collect donations. More...

RHS to Honor Vets

Rogers High School will honor area veterans with an assembly on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 9:45 a.m. in the school auditorium. The assembly, which is open to the public, will feature speakers and music by the Navy Band Northeast’s ceremonial band. More...

‘French at Night’

The “French at Night” conversation group sponsored by the Alliance Francaise of Newport resumes its meetings every Thursday night from 7 - 8 p.m. at the Hampton Inn and Suites, 317 W. Main Rd., Middletown. More...

For What It’s Worth

People frequently bring in postcard collections. Many are holiday cards from relatives. The circa 1900 card here came in with a group of Christmas and Valentines Day cards. More...