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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Rhode Island Public Radio: Financial Adviser Sued Over 38 Studios Still...

Ian Donnis, Political Reporter for Rhode Island Public Radio, has shared an exclusive investigation today on how 13 RI cities and towns, including Newport, have...

RI Board of Elections likely to collect only small portion of...

The likelihood of the Rhode Island Board of Elections collecting even a small portion of the $3.6 million owed in election fines is slim,...

City Council Asks City Administration to Review Existing Ordinances Related to...

With approval of a resolution on Wednesday at Newport City Council's meeting, City Administration will review the existing ordinances related to where scooters are...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic in Newport County this upcoming week. Rhode Island Department...

Representative Ruggiero bill would add more bio-diesel to heating oil

Rep. Deborah Ruggiero has introduced legislation that would help Rhode Island meet its carbon emissions reduction goals by phasing in higher percentages...

Newport County Road Report: Scheduled lane closures and traffic delays for...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic this upcoming week. Of note, RITBA: Deck Project on Newport Pell...

Mayor Bova kicks off 2020 with a newsletter to ‘help make...

Newport Mayor Jamie Bova is kicking off the new year with the goal of helping to make City Council business more accessible...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic in Newport County this upcoming week. Rhode Island Department...

City Council to host workshop on Food Truck Ordinance on July...

In regards to creating policies governing the operation of food trucks and carts within the City, City Council will host a workshop...

City: Edward King House Senior Center to offer limited services while...

The City of Newport announced in a press release this afternoon that the Edward King House Senior Center will be temporarily scaling...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic this upcoming week. Of note, RITBA: Deck Project on Newport Pell...

AIPC will host 2017 Newport County Legislative Forum on April 27

The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission (AIPC) is hosting the 2017 Newport County Legislative Forum next week, on Thursday, April 27th from8:30 – 10 a.m....

Newport’s off-season parking season begins on November 1st

Metered parking, which is in effect from May 1st through October 31st, will be free beginning on November 1st. Off-Season Metered Parking is in effect...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic in Newport County this upcoming week. Rhode Island Department...

Late Rogers High School Vice Principal Jaime Crowley will be honored...

In celebration of Arbor Day, the Newport Tree Society and the City of Newport Tree and Open Space Commission will be hosting the annual...

City of Newport opening Warming Centers ahead of upcoming cold weather

The City of Newport has announced that they will be opening several warming centers over the coming days as colder than normal...

Mayors and Town Managers vote to protect taxpayers against ballooning labor...

Mayors and town managers voted today to affirm the Rhode Island League of Cities and Towns position against the General Assembly’s proposal...

City of Newport “Put Litter in Its Place” Awareness Campaign

Lingering trash and litter are visible public health and social problems caused by the behavior of people around the world.  Thankfully, this behavior has...

RIDOH and RIDEM Lift Remaining Public Health Advisories on Local Bodies...

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are lifting the public health advisories on Mashapaug...

Sen. DiPalma bill that eliminates ‘tampon tax’ in RI to be...

Sen. Louis P. DiPalma’s (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Little Compton, Newport, Tiverton) legislation (2019-S 0049) which would exempt menstrual products from the state...

Newport Police to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day...

Newport Police is partnering with DEA in The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, according to the City of Newport.

Senator DiPalma issues statement on UHIP backlog

Senator Louis DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Little Compton, Newport, Tiverton) has released a statement concerning the recent disclosure of a significant case backlog in...

Bioluminescence Night: Outdoor movie, stargazing, and illuminated jellyfish all on tap...

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that due to forecasted inclement weather, tonight’s ‘Bioluminescence Night’ at Beavertail State Park...

RI’s tax amnesty program collects more than $6m; with top delinquents...

With the state’s tax amnesty program winding down, it is on track to reach its goal of collecting about 10 percent of the $112...

Audrain’s Tour d’Elegance will impact traffic on Saturday, here’s Newport Police...

The Newport Police Department announced today the following traffic detour plan for Audrain’s Newport Concours Tour d’Elegance, which is scheduled for Saturday,...