June 7, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

GEORGE DONNELLY SUNSET LEAGUE

Thursday, June 7 @ 7 p.m. Brothers vs RR Construction Saturday, June 9 @ 12 p.m. Rathskeller vs Brothers RR Construction vs Town Dock @ 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10 @ 6 p.m. Westcott vs RR Legion Tuesday, June 12 @ 7 More...

Un paseo para todos

El domingo 10 de junio, están invitados a una carrera en bicicleta, La Vuelta Ciclista de Elliot, para todas las edades y públicos. Sera en Fort Adams State Park y consistirá en un recorrido a lo largo de la costa. More...

Keeper of the Dream

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center will be holding its Keeper of the Dream awards presentation at its annual meeting on Monday, June 18, at 6 p.m. 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, located at 8 John H. Chafee Blvd. More...

Common Burying Ground Tours

Free guided tours of the Common Burying Ground in Newport will begin on Saturday, June 9, and will be also offered June 23, July 14, 28, and Aug. 11 and 25. The tour will start at 10 a.m. at the entrance on Warner Street (at Burnside Avenue). More...

Rogers Community Discussion

As the school year wraps up and plans for the future year is explored, the Newport School Committee and Rogers Administration would like to have a community discussion about the Rogers High School schedule. More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, May 28 through Monday, June 4, the Newport Police Department responded to 752 calls. Of those, 181 were motor vehicle related; there were 138 motor vehicle violations issued and 43 accident reports. More...

For What It’s Worth

An elderly Newporter recently brought in a miniature funnel saying that they were allowed to play with it as a kid. They wondered if its real purpose was other than a child’s toy. In fact, it had a very adult purpose: to fill a liquor flask! More...

Irish Museum Open

The Museum of Newport Irish History Interpretive Center has opened for the 2018 season. More...

Rotary Car Show

The 62nd annual Newport Motor Car Festival will be held on Sunday, June 17 at the Portsmouth Abbey School. The show, sponsored by the Portsmouth Rotary Club, welcomes the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Alcohol Awareness

On Wednesday June 13, there will be an alcohol awareness assembly in the auditorium at Rogers High School for all students in the 9th and 11th grades from 9 to 10 a.m. More...