July 12, 2018 RSS feed / News Briefs

Call for Artists

The Portsmouth Arts Guild is sponsoring a Juried All-Photography Show Aug. 3 to Sept. 9. All may enter. Cash prizes will be awarded. There is no set theme. More...

Whitehall Reception

Philosophers from the International Berkeley Society will give an informal talk about their work, their relationship to Bishop George Berkeley and his relevance today at a reception at the Whitehall Museum House on Thursday, July 19, from 4:30 to 6 p More...

For What It’s Worth

A visitor recently brought in a small silver case inquiring of its age and use. Sliding open, the case reveals 5 very thin ivory leaves. More...

Working Cities Night

The Momentum Continues

The Newport Working Cities Collaborative will hold its next Community Dinner at the Florence Gray Center, on Wednesday, July 18, at 5 p.m. Dinner will be followed by a conversation at 5:30 and will end by 7 p.m. Babysitting is available. More...

Call for Middletown Library Volunteers

Would you like to assist in enhancing library services and programs in the community? Consider becoming a Board of Director member for the Friends of the Middletown Public Library. Engage with an active group of volunteers to support the library. More...

Computer Workshops

The Newport Public Library is offering two hands-on workshops on basic computer skills on Wednesdays July 18 and July 25, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn how to use a variety of tools to navigate through the World Wide Web and Windows. More...

Audio-Video Store Under Investigation

In what has become a story garnering national interest, Rhode Island State Police continue an ongoing investigation that has seen six men arrested with ties to the same video store on various charges of illegally procuring and sharing customers' priv More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, July 2 through Monday, July 9 the Newport Police Department responded to 1001 calls. Of those, 170 were motor vehicle related; there were 114 motor vehicle violations issued and 56 accident reports. More...

Athletic Field Meeting

The Middletown Athletic Fields Sub-Committee will meet on Friday, July 13, at 8 a.m. at Middletown Town Hall in the second floor conference room. The public is invited to attend. The group will discuss the maximum use of all present and new fields. More...

IMC Dance Festival

Island Moving Company will present its ninth annual Great Friends Dance Festival, July 18-22, at 6:30 p.m. on an outdoor stage at St. Michaels Country Day School. More...

Continúa el Momento de Working Cities Nights

(Ciudades Trabajando Juntos- programa auspiciado solo de noche)

La Colaboración de Ciudades Trabajadoras de Newport tendrá su próxima Cena Comunitaria en el Centro Florence Gray, el miércoles 18 de julio a las 5 pm. La cena será seguida por una conversación a las 5:30 y terminará a las 7 p.m. está disponible. 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...

Parkinson's Support Group

A Parkinson's disease support group meets at 10 a.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the Atria Aquidneck Place, 125 Quaker Hill Lane, Portsmouth. The next meeting is Wednesday, July 18. For more information call Peter at 401- 258-9735.   More...