July 13, 2017 RSS feed / News Briefs

Santa Visits

The Newport Gulls hosted their first “Christmas in July” on July 3 and collected more than 200 toys for Lucy’s Hearth. More...

Rogers’ 55th Reunion

Rogers High School class of 1962 is planning their 55th class reunion at the Fenner Hall on Saturday, Sept. 16. Cocktail hour will be from 5 to 6 p.m., followed by a buffet dinner. Tickets are $40. More...

Summer Meals Volunteers Needed

Help is needed to make the summer meals program a success, sponsored by Newport Public schools. The program runs through Aug. 18. Volunteer for one day, five days, or more. Substitutes are also needed to fill in last-minute. More...

Theater Camp

The Newport Recreation Department is currently accepting registrations for Theater Camp, which will be run by CiCi Dunn of Creatively Dunn. The camp is open to boys and girls entering grades 3-8 in the fall. More...

Talk About Plants

Author and professor Douglas Tallamy will give a talk on native plants and pollinators on Saturday, July 15 at 10 a.m. at Chaves Gardens, 935 East Main Road, Middletown. To RSVP for the event, call 401-846-0623.   More...

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, July 3 through Monday, July 10, the Newport Police Department responded to 1143 calls. Of those, 198 were motor vehicle related; there were 156 motor vehicle violations issued and 42 accident reports. More...

48 Hours in the Life of Newport

The Newport Photo Guild invites the photography community and those who have a love for photography to join in a weekend of capturing the essence of Newport. More...

RHS ‘82 Reunion

The Rogers High School class of 1982 will be celebrating its 35th year reunion on August 12 from 6 to 11 p.m. at Vasco Da Gama Hall. The night will include cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, dinner and dancing. More...

Economic Update Luncheon

Alexander Heffner, host of “The Open Mind on PBS,” will be guest speaker at the Newport Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Update luncheon on Friday, July 21, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Saltwater Restaurant. More...

‘100% Networking’

Newport Interactive Marketers will gather in-person for “100% Networking” on Thursday, July 27, from 6 to 9 p.m., rain or shine, on the rooftop at the Hotel Viking. More...