March 22, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

Veterans Memories Wanted

Relatives and friends who have any information or memorabilia about the following Newport World War I veterans may contact Matt McCoy at RIWWICC@gmail.com or call 401-447-0984. More...

Chamber Job Fair

The Newport County Chamber of Commerce is holding a Career Event and Job Fair, planned for Friday, April 6, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) Newport Campus.This event is free and open to the public.  More...

For What It’s Worth

Last week's “Spring” revelations reminds us all of the treasure trove that lies beneath our feet in Newport. Pictured is an English transfer ware cup, early 19th century, that I discovered while excavating our downtown garden years ago. More...

Hablar con un médico

Hablar con un médico avces es difícil. Para aprender algunos términos médicos en inglés, se ofrecerá una clase el lunes, 5 de marzo, de 26 a 7 p.m. en Pell School. More...

Puente Discusión

El Departamento de Transporte de Rhode Island (RIDOT) organizará un evento de divulgación sobre la reconstrucción de las rampas del Puente Pell el 22 de marzo de 5 a 7 p.m. en el Florence Gray Center.  More...

Frostbite Results

Twenty seven sailors participated in five races in the Newport Yacht Club Frostbite Series on Sunday, March 18. The sun was out but it was a pretty chilly day especially with the winds out of the Northwest at 15-22 knots. More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Mar. 12 through Monday, Mar. 19 the Newport Police Department responded to 737 calls. Of those, 121 were motor vehicle related; there were 89 motor vehicle violations issued and 32 accident reports. More...

Registro de Kindergarten 26 de Marzo

Los niños que vivan en Newport y que cumplan los cinco años hacia el 1 de septiembre de 2018 o antes podrán inscribirse en el programa de Kindergarten de la escuela Pell en las siguientes fechas: el lunes 26 de marzo, desde las 10 a. M. More...

Aumento de la tarifa del pasaporte

A partir del 2 de abril, la tarifa del pasaporte aumentará de $ 25 a $ 35. El aumento de $ 10 se aplica a los solicitantes de pasaportes de EE. UU. More...

Bridge Discussion

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will be hosting an outreach event regarding the Pell Bridge ramps reconstruction on March 22, from 5-7 p.m. at the Florence Gray Center.  More...

ALN Annual Meeting

The Alliance for a Livable Newport 2018 Annual meeting is open to all members of the community on April 2.  All four members of Newport's delegation to the Rhode Island Legislature will be present. More...