May 31, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

School Budget Workshop Rescheduled

The joint session with the Newport School Committee and the Newport City Council to discuss the school budget has been rescheduled to Monday, June 6, at 6 p.m. in the city council chambers. More...

Volunteers Needed

Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation is looking for volunteers for the 2018 summer season. Retirees, educators and students over 18 are encouraged to apply. A commitment of one day a week starting June 18 until Aug. 31, is requested. More...

Summer Chorus

Summer Chorus of RI rehearsals start on Monday, June 4 and will accept members until Monday, June 11. More...

GEORGE DONNELLY SUNSET LEAGUE

Thursday, May 31 @ 7:30 p.m. RR Construction vs Westcott Friday, June 1 @7:30 p.m. Town Dock vs Brothers RR Legion vs Town Dock @ 3 p.m. Saturday, June 2 @ 12 p.m. Rathskeller vs RR Legion Sunday, June 3 @ 7 p.m.&nb More...

Working Cities Newport

Working Cities Newport organizó el 23 de mayo en el Martin Luther King Jr. More...

Martes, el 5 de junio a las 4:00 de la tarde

Un taller disponible para los jóvenes  More...

JYC Results

The Jamestown Yacht Club held the fourth race in its Spring Series Race on Tuesday, May 29. The following are the results:  More...

Family Health and Safety Day

East Bay Community Action Program’s (EBCAP) division of Head Start is hosting a Family Health and Safety Day on Saturday, June 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at its Newport Center, 8 John H. Chafee Blvd.  More...

“A Novel Evening”

Marlen Scalzi the volunteer event coordinator for “Back to the Beach for A Novel Evening” along with her committee has announced that Mary M. More...

NUWC Luncheon

The NUWC retirees luncheon will be held at McGovern’s Restaurant, Fall River, on Wednesday, June 6, at noon. The cost to attend is $17 per person. Reservations are not required.   More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, May 21 through Monday, May 28, the Newport Police Department responded to 800 calls. Of those, 171 were motor vehicle related; there were 132 motor vehicle violations issued and 39 accident reports. More...

For What It’s Worth

A distant relative who was cleaning out a deceased Newport resident's home brought in a shoe box of stereopticon photos of 19th century Newport inquiring of their value. There were about 75 photos, and several I had never seen before. More...

Working Cities Holds First Community Dinner

Working Cities Newport came to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center on May 23 to hold the first of a monthly series of dinners as part of a grant that is funding organizational meetings involving the downtown’s low-income community. More...

Call for Vendors

Clear out your attic, garage and basement to sell hidden treasures at the Portsmouth Arts Guild’s annual community yard, craft and art sale on Saturday, June 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...