George Benjamin Moals, Jr.

George Benjamin Moals, Jr. passed away Nov. 29, 2021. He attended Maryland’s school system and graduated as Mt. Airy High School’s champion wrestler. He was then drafted into the United States Army where he served four to six years, including a three-year tour in Vietnam. Eventually, he settled down in Dorchester, MA for some fifty years before relocating to Fall River, […]

Looking Upwards’ Executive Director Receives Salve Regina University Award 

Carrie W. Miranda, executive director of Looking Upwards, was recently honored with Salve Regina University’s Distinguished Graduate Alumni Award 2021. A mover and shaker in the human service field for over 25 years, Miranda continues to be a strong and determined advocate supporting the voice and self-determination of individuals with disabilities.  Her vision and stewardship at the Middletown-based nonprofit, Looking […]

Real Estate Transactions from Nov. 22 to Nov. 26

Sponsored by Hogan Associates  Newport 1 Cypress St. was sold by Peter & John Ferraro to Stephanie & Minh Tran for $2,076,500 66 ½ Third St. was sold by Shannon Hadfield to Timothy Lawlor & Erin Abernathy for $925,000 7 Boughton Rd. was sold by Daniel & Rocio Burns to Katrina Alsup for $605,000 400 Bellevue Ave. Unit 120 was […]

Police Log

During the period from Monday, Nov. 22 through Sunday, Nov. 29 the Newport Police Department responded to 374 calls. Of those, 81 were motor vehicle related; there were 67 motor vehicle violations issued and 14 accident reports. Police responded to 3 calls of vandalism, 2 animal complaints, 7 suspicious persons or vehicles, 4 noise complaints, 1 suicide call, 1 bicycle […]