July 5, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

Shimoda Welcome Reception

The public is invited to a welcoming reception to greet the visiting sister city delegation from Shimoda, Japan at the Edward King House on Thursday, July 12, at 5p.m. More...

Fishing Outing

All fishing gear will be provided and no prior fishing experience is required to join the next Newport Police Department summer outreach event to the Carolina Fish Hatchery for freshwater fishing on Wednesday, July 11. More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, June 25 through Monday, July 2 the Newport Police Department responded to 887 calls. Of those, 215 were motor vehicle related; there were 176 motor vehicle violations issued and 39 accident reports. More...

NewportFILM al aire libre

La película "Lejos del árbol" se mostrará el jueves día 12 de julio a las 8:30 p.m. como parte de newportFILM Outdoors, at the Elms, 367 Bellevue Ave. More...

RIDOT Holding Public Meeting

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is holding a public meeting on Monday, July 16, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Newport City Hall to present its proposal to reconstruct and reconfigure the Pell Bridge. More...

ALN Election Forums

Alliance For a Livable Newport (ALN) will conduct free public forums to give Newport voters an opportunity to assess the qualifications of the candidates. More...

Skimmer Tours

Enjoy an evening “talking trash” with Clean Ocean Access on Monday July 9, from 6 to 7 p.m. More...

Blue Cross Medicare Seminar

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island is hosting a free informational seminar on Tuesday, July 10, at 6 p.m. at Courtyard Marriott, 9 Commerce Drive, Middletown. More...

GEORGE DONNELLY SUNSET LEAGUE

Friday, July 6 @ 7 p.m. Brothers vs RR Construction Saturday, July 7 @ 12 p.m. Rathskeller vs Westcott Rathskeller vs RR Legion, 3 p.m. Monday, July 9 @7 p.m. Town Dock vs Brothers Wednesday, July 11 @ 7 p.m. W More...

‘From Farm to Table’

The Quononoquott Garden Club will hold its next monthly meeting on Monday, July 9, at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. There will be a presentation titled “From Farm to Table “ beginning around 7 p.m. More...

Constituent Meeting

Rep. Lauren Carson is hosting a constituent meeting for Legislative District 75 on Wednesday, July 11, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Newport Public Library. This will be her 19th constituent meeting since taking office in January 2015. More...

For What It’s Worth

Popular holiday postcards at the turn of the last century included July 4th. More...

Paseo guiado de aves

Los observadores de aves experimentados y principiantes están invitados a unirse a los expertos para una caminata guiada de aves el domingo15dejuliode8a10a.m., y pasear por los mejores sitios para observar aves en el Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third More...

CPR Training

Free CPR training for the general public is being offered at the Brown Medicine Patient Center, 375 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence. The training is open to anyone over the age of 18 with advance registration required. More...

July 14 Bastille Day Celebrations

The Alliance Française is celebrating Bastille Day with the laying of a wreath at the Rochambeau Monument on Sunday, July 14, at 5 p.m. at King Park during the Friends of King Park concert. More...

VFW Meeting

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5392 will hold its next meeting on Sunday, July 15, at 11 a.m. at the post headquarters on Shove Street, Tiverton. A meal will be served following the meeting. Prospective members are welcome to attend. More...

NEWPORT GULLS

Watch America’s favorite pastime with the Gulls, Newport’s collegiate wooden bat league team, 401-845-6832.  Home Games Begin at 6:35 p.m.   More...