Middletown Town Hall | This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

The Town of Middletown today announced that is working with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center to distribute food next week at two Middletown locations.

On Tuesday, April 14, from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m. food will be distributed on Ludlow Terrace near the entrance to Calvary Baptist Church, 4 Ludlow Terrace.

On Thursday, April 16, food will be distributed at Oxbow Farms apartment complex from 1:15 – 2:00 p.m.

The MLK Center uses a mobile food pantry to distribute both perishable and non-perishable items to anyone needing assistance with food necessities. 

Participants are encouraged to call the Middletown Emergency Center (EOC) at (401) 842-6555 to sign up for this food distribution in order to ensure adequate supplies for the pantry. 


September Supporter Drive.

You can have an impact. Help power What’s Up Newp’s coverage of COVID-19, the election, and your community

What’s Up Newp’s September supporter drive is underway. By the end of September, our goal is to see 250 of our loyal readers become What’s Up Newp supporters to help power our daily reporting on COVID-19, the 2020 Election, school reopenings, people & profiles, the social justice movement, arts & culture, and important journalism that is brewing in our newsroom.

When you invest in What’s Up Newp, you invest in your community. Since 2012, What’s Up Newp has been free to read, and we will always be, but we need your support to do what we do.

Will you support What’s Up Newp today?