December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Around Town

Broadway Walk-About

Building on its success and the community’s support of the Broadway Street Fair in October, the Broadway Business/ Merchants Association hosted the Broadway Walk-About, on Sunday, Dec. More...

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Originally about 25 Newport Police officers had signed up, but in early November, 60 out 80 police officers decided to participate in No-Shave November, a national initiative to raise money and awareness for cancer. More...

Scouts’ Wreaths Raise Funds

There are many greens to choose from to deck your halls for the holiday and Christmas season, but two greens are outstanding. One is Frasier Fir and the other is boughs of Balsam. More...

Music Scene

Thursday, December 7 Grace Vanderbilt: 6:30-9:30 p.m., Michael Johnson, Jazz Piano Norey’s: 7:30-10:30 p.m., Alan Bernstein Jazz Quartet Pour Judgement: 10 p.m., TBA Speakeasy: 9:30 p.m., Tim Smith   More...

Patient Recognition

The Newport Hospital Auxiliary delivered plants to patients as they do for each holiday. Above are members Jenny McLaughlin, Newport, Sheila Item, Portsmouth, and Christine Marchese, Portsmouth.   More...

Christmas Doorway Contest Underway

Ready your garlands and greenery because the Newport Christmas Doorway Contest is back for its 47th year. The deadline for entry is Thursday, Dec. 14 and judging takes place on Friday, Dec. More...

SPOTLIGHT on Music

Drummer Culp Brings Star Power to Give Back

Drummers fascinate me. Ever since I had my one and only paid gig as a sub-par drummer at age 14, I’ve been intrigued with what makes them tick. More...

Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’ Soars

Greta Gerwig has steadily made her mark on independent cinema over the past decade. More...