November 17, 2016 RSS feed / News Briefs

Traffic Detours

An effort is underway to assemble work crews so Broadway can be paved on Friday, Nov. 18. However, the work may not occur until Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 21 and 22. Drivers should be prepared for traffic to be rerouted. More...

ESU English Hunt Breakfast

The Newport Branch of the English Speaking Union invites the public to its next meeting and a traditional English Hunt Breakfast on Sunday, Nov. 20 More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Sunday, Nov. 6, through Sunday, Nov. 13, the Newport Police Department responded to 485 calls. Of those, 125 were motor vehicle related; there were 108 motor vehicle violations issued and 17 accident reports. More...

Kiernans Double MLK Hunger Challenge

Peter and Eaddo Kiernan have doubled the amount of their $25,000 match challenge, created earlier this month, on behalf of the Martin Luther King Center’s food pantry. More...

Boats Needed for Annual Parade

Boaters are wanted for the annual Holiday Harbor Lights Illuminated Boat Parade on Friday, Nov. 25. More...

‘Top 10 Mistakes Speakers Make’

Whether you are in sales, a teacher or in the military, effective speaking skills are important to any career. More...

For What It’s Worth

For those who don’t mind the trip: two hours from here at the Yale University Art Gallery (1111 Chapel St., New Haven, CT) there is a terrific exhibit: “Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650-1830” which wil More...