Newport Fire Readiness Grant Award Presentation

On the eve of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, City officials will be joined by members of Rhode Island’s Federal delegation on Thursday, Sept. 9 at 11 a.m. at Newport Fire Department Headquarters, 21 W. Marlborough St.  to announce a $422,654 grant award that will be used to upgrade the City’s Fire Department communications system. In attendance will be U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, U.S. […]

Newport Public Education Foundation to Present Noreen Stonor Drexel Education Awards During Fall Friend-Raiser

The Newport Public Education Foundation has announced the recipients of its annual Noreen Stonor Drexel Education Awards, which recognize individuals and organizations that significantly contribute to the students of Newport’s public schools. This year’s recipients are: Friends of Education: Douglas and Nancy Horsey Partner in Education: Newport Restoration Foundation Unsung Hero in Education: Kathleen Silvia The awards will be presented […]

Real Estate Transactions from Aug. 23 to Aug. 27

Sponsored by Hogan Associates  Newport 5-7 Cliff Ave. was sold by Kevin Gallagher to Walid Simaan for $1,450,000 169 Ruggles Ave. was sold by Harvey Berman to Roberta Cusano for $1,325,000 9 Chestnut St. was sold by Jeffrey West to Jean Wagley for $1,225,000 10 Braman was sold by Gairad DeCastro to Brian & Annette Sferra for $1,050,000 17 West […]