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Fall For Lucy’s Hearth raises nearly $85,000

On Wednesday, October 16th, Lucy’s Hearth, Newport County’s only shelter for homeless families, hosted its 8th Annual “Fall for Lucy’s Hearth” event...

Daffodillion announces end of program; two final chances to grab free...

 Having now reached its goal of beautifying Newport with one million daffodils, Daffodillion has announced this will be the last year it...

Group of Aquidneck Island residents will quadruple donations made to MLK...

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center announced today that four generous Aquidneck Islanders have issued a special matching challenge to...

Buddy Croft to retire from RITBA, search process begins for a...

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA) announced today that Earl J. “Buddy” Croft III will be retiring as Executive Director. Mr....

Sea Rose Montessori to host Fall Open House to welcome potential...

Sea Rose Montessori Co-op School has announced that they will hold an open house on Saturday, October 19, from 9 a.m.–12 noon....

36th Annual Taste of Newport set for October 27th

On Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 5 to 8PM Child & Family will host their 36th Annual Taste of Newport, present by...

VIDEO: 2019 Newport Columbus Day Parade

Celebrating 25 years of Italian Culture and Heritage, Newport Festa Italiana's 2019 Columbus Day Parade stepped off at St. Joseph Church on...

Neighbor In Need: Fundraiser planned for injured Middletown Police Officer

A fundraiser has been planned to help support Middletown Police Officer James O'Neil. O'Neil was injured in a motorcyle accident earlier this...

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard Pumpkin Regatta raises more than $3,000 for...

On Friday, October 4, the local yachting community came together at Newport Shipyard to paddle in the Shipyard’s annual “Pumpkin Regatta” which...

Lucy’s Hearth will host Fall For Lucy’s Hearth, annual fall fundraiser,...

On Wednesday, October 16th, The Board of Directors and Friends of Lucy’s Hearth will host the 8th Annual Fall for Lucy’s Hearth...

Neighbor In Need: Fundraiser to be held for Carol Perry on...

A fundraiser has been planned for November 16th at Brick Alley Pub to help support Carol Perry. Perry was...

Neighbor In Need: Fundraiser planned for Carrigan Nelson

Friends, family, and loved ones are planning a fundraiser this month to raise money for Carrigan Nelson of Portsmouth. Funds will help...

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...

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