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Friday, January 17, 2020

Harvest Fair raises $104,000 for Norman Bird Sanctuary

Norman Bird Sanctuary announced this evening that they welcomed thousands of community members to the 45th annual Harvest Fair on Saturday and...

Trinity Church’s annual Pumpkin Patch returns October 18th – 31st

Trinity Church‘s Annual Pumpkin Patch will open their 11th Annual Pumpkin Patch to the public on Friday, October 18th. This...

Newport Open Space Partnership: Toddlers to have new toddling space at...

The Newport Open Space Partnership (NOSP) announced this week that improvements are coming to Morton Park in Newport. Playground equipment intended for...

Fortress of Nightmares returns to Fort Adams this weekend

Fortress of Nightmares returns to Fort Adams this month for its fifteenth season with new adventures and attractions. 

Jamestown Arts Center will host free, family-friendly Autumn Arts Open House...

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) has announced that they will host their Autumn Arts Open House on Saturday, October 19th from 10:00...

Potter League to host 30th Annual Heart and Sole Walk for...

Potter League for Animals will host their 30th annual Heart and Sole Walk for Animals on Sunday, October 20th at 10 am...

Susan Daly, Janette and Rufus Van Gruisen to speak about polar...

Sail Newport has announced that they will host a lecture on the polar wilderness through the eyes of several Newporters who traveled...

Bike Newport, AARP hosting Full Moon Ride on October 13th

Bike Newport and AARP-Rhode Island invite everyone who loves the sea, the moon, the fall, and historic Newport to enjoy a beautiful...

Jay Leno, supporters raise more than $30,000 for Newport firefighter battling...

Nearly five-hundred people woke up this morning still smiling and laughing after Jay Leno's performance at the Jane Pickens Theater last night.

Greenlove Foundation donates water bottle filling station to St. Philomena School

A dedication ceremony, celebrating the donation of a water bottle filling station to Portsmouth's St. Philomena School, on the first day of...

10th Anniversary of Loeb Visitors Center at Touro Synagogue celebrated with...

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Ambassador John L. Loeb, Jr. Visitors Center at the Touro Synagogue National Historic Site in Newport.

Goats being used at Fort Adams to eliminate weeds and overgrowth

Fort Adams has hired some help this week. Twenty-five goats have been brought to Fort Adams to assist the...

Group of volunteers collect 75 pounds of debris from Pheasant Drive...

Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a beach cleanup on Saturday, September 28th at Pheasant Drive Beach in Portsmouth. A small team of...

The Amica Insurance Newport Marathon returns to Newport this Columbus Day...

It’s the annual Amica Insurance Newport Marathon and Half Marathon, and runners from across the country and around the globe will be...

Aquidneck Land Trusts launches its annual Art & Writing Contest

The Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) announces the start of its annual Art & Writing Contest, a competition for local students to portray their...

Heather Abbott Foundation to host 2019 Fall Kick Off Fundraiser in...

For the first time, The Heather Abbott Foundation will host its Fall Kick Off Fundraiser in Rhode Island!

Women’s Resource Center seeks team members, sponsors for 2019 Citizen’s Bank...

Women’s Resource Center (WRC), a nonprofit domestic violence intervention and prevention services agency with offices in Newport and Warren, R.I., is seeks...

75 pounds of debris removed from Easton’s Beach on International Coastal...

Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted their 14th annual beach cleanup in partnership with Rhody Surf and Save The Bay for International Coastal...

Island Moving Company announces 2019 Encore Award recipient

Island Moving Company (IMC) announced this week that community philanthropist and lifelong arts advocate Rodrick B. O’Hanley will be named as their...

Marble House roof restoration boosted by $500,000 federal challenge grant

The Preservation Society of Newport County announced on Friday that they have been selected to receive a $500,000 Save America’s Treasures grant...

Touro Synagogue, Temple Shalom among nonprofits to win Federal Grant Money...

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency has announced the awarding of $150,000 in federal grant money under the FY2019 Department of Homeland...

Newport Hospital Foundation grants $35,000 to Newport Community Schools

Representative of the Newport Hospital Foundation presented a community grant of $35,000 to Newport Community Schools (NCS) on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The...

Aquidneck Land Trust opens registration for 12th Annual 5k Race For...

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) has opened registration for the 12th Annual 5K Race for Open Space, to be held on November 2, 2019....

Norman Bird Sanctuary invites community to submit entries into their Harvest...

Gardeners, bakers, and chefs are invited to enter the Home & Garden Competition at Norman Bird Sanctuary’s 45th Annual Harvest Fair on...