January 10, 2019 RSS feed / Around Town

Even Hearing Loss Hasn’t Stopped Betty Hauck

There is something inspiring about musicians who overcome physical challenges. More...

Remote Net Metering Plan Presented

A plan was presented to the City Council on Jan. More...

INSPIRE Environmental Moving to Innovate Newport

INSPIRE Environmental, a Blue Tech firm of marine scientists and engineers, announced on Jan. More...

'On the Basis of Sex' Reveals Ginsburg Before She was 'Notorious'

Long before she was christened “Notorious RBG,” U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was making waves.  More...

Traffic Study for Salve Dorms Requested

The Planning Board tentatively gave its recommendation on Jan. More...

First Phase Completed for New School Playground

With the addition of a climbing structure, the first phase in a fundraising effort to build a state-of-the-art playground at Forest Avenue Elementary School has been completed. More...

Delays Hearings on Salve Dorms

Zoning Board

The Zoning Board of Review has delayed to its Jan. 28 meeting the petition of Salve Regina University to build two large dormitories on campus. The application must first be heard before the Planning Board and the Historic District Commission.  More...

Vockerodt Named Thompson Assistant Principal

Although the contract hasn’t been signed, Supt. Colleen Jermain introduced Nicholas Vockerodt as new Thompson Middle School assistant principal to the School Committee at its Jan. More...

RMR Hockey Upends Portsmouth in Heated Affair

GAME OF THE WEEK

The atmosphere was a little crazy before the puck dropped, and a couple of crowd-pleasing hits in the first few minutes of the game only ramped up the intensity. It was only natural for the players to get caught up in it a little bit.  More...