November 12, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Uber Fights Back

Newport’s Orange Cab and Uber are about to go head-to-head as they grapple with issues around regulation, competitive advantages, and public safety.  More...

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News Briefs

News Briefs

Financial Literacy   Learn how to create a budget that works for you. The seminar will be offered Thursday, Nov. 19, at 10 a.m. and at 6 p.m. at 40 Dr. Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd., the Turning Around Ministries office. More...

Opinion

Communicator Needed

EDITORIAL

Here’s an SOS offered in the spirit of cooperation to whomever the City Council finally selects to be Newport’s next city manager: Do not waste a single moment in naming a competent, savvy individual as your “communications director More...

Frivolous Teachers' Lawsuit Will Waste Money

To the Editor:   More...

The People Can Save Middletown

To the Editor:   Only the people can save Middletown from widespread development from developers and their representatives.  More...

Nature

Newly Arrived Songbirds

For local birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts, the change of seasons has presented an array of new and widely varied species to observe across Newport County. More...

Remembrance and Gratitude

Colonel Roy D. Lauth of the Newport Artillery Company addressed the attendees of Newport’s Veterans Day observances on Wednesday morning, Nov. 11. More...

Teachers Challenge Council

Middletown teachers are claiming in court that the Town Council acted beyond its scope in rejecting a contract extension negotiated with the School Committee.  More...

 

Around Town

The Mechanics of 'Messiah'

By Betsy Sherman Walker More...

Photo

Blink Gallery will hold an opening of its first annual Mini Art Show on Saturday, Nov. 14, with a reception from 2 - 5 p.m. at 478 Thames St. More...

Scout Earns Eagle Award

Boy Scout Troop 82, sponsored by Saint Mary's Episcopal Church in Portsmouth, awarded Neil Ross the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor earlier in the fall. More...

Faith Community

Faith Community Bulletin Board

‘Catechism Canter’   More...

New Arrivals

Alyssa LaBonte and Jonathan winning™Earley Blenheim-of NewportDiningareNewportproud to announce the birth of their son 401-Jonathan Michael Benchmark Senior LivingEarley Community on Nov.281-A 3034, 2015. More...

Holiday Assistance at Lucy’s Hearth

Lucy’s Hearth will be providing Thanksgiving and Christmas assistance to current and former residents and their families. More...