April 26, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

Life-saving Equipment

Middletown Little League now has four life-saving devices, called Automated External Defibrillators or AEDs, in use. If you have been certified in CPR and AED training, please make yourself familiar with them. More...

Innovate Newport Groundbreaking

The City of Newport invites the public to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for Innovate Newport on Monday, April 30, at 10 a.m. at the former Sheffield School.   More...

Municipal Court

At municipal court on Monday, April 23, 30 cases were heard for infractions occured on Saturday, March 17 the day of the St. Patrick's Day Parade. There were 16 Nolo pleas with fines ranging from $550 to $750, plus court costs of $93.50. More...

¡Jardineros de primer grado buscan voluntarios!

Traducido por Lola Herrera Ximenez  Aquidneck Community Table (ACT) está buscando voluntarios para ayudar a construir huertos pequeños para las clases de primer grado en la Escuela Primaria Pell el domingo 29 de abril. More...

Help for Haiti

Toys, toiletries, clothes, school supplies and nonperishable food items to help the people of Haiti are being collected by Joyce Dawson Watts at her home, 15 Calvert St. More...

Mamogramas gratis

Newport Hospital ofrecerá mamografías y exámenes de senos gratuitos a mujeres de Rhode Island mayores de 40 años que no tengan seguro médico que cubra exámenes anuales de detección de cáncer de seno en el hospital el sábado 28 de abril entre las 9am. More...

For What It’s Worth

Pictured is a Pietra Dura paper weight recently brought in for evaluation. Small, about 3”x5”, it is made of inlaid marble or slate. More...

Scholarships

Robert S. H. Fye Memorial Scholarship   More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, April 16 through Monday, April 23, the Newport Police Department responded to 504 calls. Of those, 146 were motor vehicle related; there were 120 motor vehicle violations issued and 26 accident reports. More...

Foster Grandparents Sought

The East Bay Foster Grandparent Program is recruiting members 55 years of age or older to serve as volunteers in local schools, libraries, Head Start programs and other nonprofit organizations throughout the East Bay. More...

Middletown Eco-Depot

Resource Recovery in conjunction with the Middletown Department of Public Works will host a collection of household hazardous waste (anything labeled with a skull and crossbones, or words like "toxic", "poison", "flammable"', "combustible", etc.) on More...