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Monday, February 24, 2020

Fort Adams Trust adds five to Board of Directors

Source: Fort Adams Trust The Fort Adams Trust announces that it has appointed five new board members.  Newly...

Norman Bird Sanctuary Summer Camp celebrates 61 years of hands-on learning...

Norman Bird Sanctuary announced this morning that they are proud to announce the 61st anniversary of their summer camp with registration opening...

Newport Historical Society: Historic Activities planned during Newport’s Winter Festival

Join the Newport Historical Society for History Walking Tours and Colonial Wedding Expo: A Newport Historical Society History Space Event during Newport’s annual Winter...

Texas BBQ Buffet on February 12th will benefit MLK Center

 On Wednesday, February 12th the Rotary Clubs of Middletown, Jamestown, Newport, and Portsmouth/Tiverton and the Newport Kiwanis, in conjunction with the Dr....

Rhode Island Foundation is offering college scholarships of up to $20,000...

The following was written by the RI Foundation. Local high school seniors have until Feb. 12 to apply...

Polo Ball goes to bat for David Ortiz Children’s Fund

Newport Polo today named the David Ortiz Children's Fund as the beneficiary of the Bon Voyage Ball - the 20th annual International Polo Charity Ball - to...

Newport Historical Society: Elizabeth Sulock to direct programming at signature Boston...

Source: Newport Historical Society The Newport Historical Society History Space is working in collaboration with Revolutionary Spaces on...

Rhode Island Foundation offers more than $270,000 in grants to serve...

Nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Newport County’s six cities and towns have until Feb. 13 to apply for more than $270,000...

Jamestown Arts Center names Maureen Coleman new Executive Director

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) announced today the appointment of Maureen Coleman as its new Executive Director. "Coleman...

Child & Family welcomes new Board of Directors Members and Foster...

Child & Family has announced the newest members of their Board of Directors and a new Foster Care Director.

Guest View: Is Rhode Island’s child welfare system broken?

The following is a Letter to the Editor that was written by Marty Sinnott, President & CEO, Child & Family.

Newport County Youth Chorus welcoming students in grades 2 – 4...

The Newport County Youth Chorus has announced that they are welcoming new singers in grades 2 through 4 to join their next...

Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium closed to the public...

Save The Bay’s family-friendly Exploration Center and Aquarium in Newport closed on January 1st to the public for the installation of a...

Aquidneck Singers, Newport County Youth Chorus’ Middle School Ensemble to perform...

The Choral Collective of Newport County will present a Winter Concert on Saturday, January 25 at 4:00 pm at Calvary United Methodist...

Island Moving Company names Peter Nicholas Bramante as Executive Director

In an email to subscribers/supporters this morning, Island Moving Company officially announced and introduced their new Executive Director. "...

Annual Beach Polo Exhibition during Newport Winter Festival will support MLK...

Newport Polo announced today a partnership with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center for the 9th annual Beach Polo exhibition at 1 PM on February 22 - 23,...

Annual Polar Bear Plunge returns to Easton’s Beach on New Year’s...

New Year’s Day is almost here and area “polar bears” are preparing to make their annual plunge into the frigid waters off Easton’s...

Seamen’s Church Institute offering a free meal to anyone who needs...

No one needs to go without dinner or company on Christmas Day. Seamen’s Church Institute is inviting the public...

12th Annual Singing For Shelter raises more than $11,500 for local...

Singing For Shelter founders Anne and Mark Gorman recently presented the proceeds of the 12th annual Singing For Shelter concert to Kelly...

Brady Sullivan Properties donates 70 bikes to Child & Family’s Foster...

On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, Brady Sullivan Properties delivered 70 new bikes to the Child & Family Providence Community Center at 1268...

MLK Center, East Bay Community Action Program will share $40,000 in...

Sparked by a recent study reporting that thousands of Rhode Islanders are going hungry every day, the Rhode Island Foundation today announced...

People’s Credit Union partners with Salvation Army for Holiday Giving with...

People's Credit Union was happy to once again participate in the Rhode Island Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program, which was coordinated by...

Winners of 2019 Christmas In Newport Doorway Decorating Contest announced

Christmas In Newport announced the winners of the 2019 Christmas in Newport Door Decorating Contest this morning. Participants...

Family Service of Rhode Island asking public to support their ‘Adopt-A-Girl-in-a-Shelter’...

Family Service of Rhode Island is outreaching to the community with an “Adopt-A-Girl-in-a-Shelter” campaign. “We have thirty girls temporarily living...