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Saturday, March 28, 2020

Aquidneck Island Emergency Volunteer Alliance seeking volunteers

The Aquidneck Island Emergency Volunteer Alliance (AIEVA) has been activated to recruit volunteers in case their is a need to man phone...

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Foundation will not be hosting...

After seven years, the annual 4 Bridges Ride has come to an end. The 4 Bridge Ride, which...

RI Foundation offering $10,000 grants for projects that bring people together

The Rhode Island Foundation is offering local libraries, schools, municipal agencies and nonprofit groups grants of up to $10,000 to fund proposals...

Aquidneck Land Trust launches campaign to conserve portion of Glen Farm

 Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) has announced a campaign to conserve 7.5-acres of the historic Glen Farm in Portsmouth. According...

401Gives: New statewide giving campaign to raise $1 million for local...

 United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) launches a new statewide giving campaign, 401Gives, on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, with an ambitious goal to raise...

Guest View: Small actions make big impact on preserving the environment

The following was provided by Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District (ERICD). Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District (ERICD) is celebrating...

Temple Shalom hosting three-part lecture series on foreign policy and strategic...

Temple Shalom will host a three-part lecture series on foreign policy and strategic diplomacy beginning Sunday, March 8th, featuring speakers from the...

Artists from Middletown and Portsmouth win fellowships to make art for...

The Rhode Island Foundation announced today that artists from Middletown and Portsmouth have won what are considered to be among the largest...

Brick Alley Pub to host 10th Annual Post-Parade Day Clean-Up, volunteers...

The Annual Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is arguably one of the busiest days of the year in Newport, and there’s no secret...

Public invited to participate in Community Conversation focusing on Child...

The following was submitted by Adoption Rhode Island. The Center for Advanced Practice at Adoption Rhode Island and the...

Newport Blues Cafe, The 40 team up to raise funds for...

The Newport Blues Café and the band The 40 have teamed up to sponsor three separate Sunday afternoon /early evening performances of...

Richard Sardella, Patrick Fitzgerald, and Ellen Fitzgerald-McCallum honored at Newport Mental...

Richard Sardella and Patrick Fitzgerald, owners of Sardella’s Restaurant, were presented with Newport Mental Health’s Outstanding Community Service Award at the 2020...

Rescue Me: 5 pets in need of loving homes this week

It's Friday, which means it's time again to highlight some pretty awesome (and adorable pets) from the Potter League For Animals.

Beach Polo collects 1,165 pounds of food, $268 in cash for...

Newport Polo announced today that its Newport Winter Festival Beach Polo audience contributed 1,165 pounds of food and $268 in cash donations during...

Clean Ocean Access: 156 volunteers remove 385 pounds of trash during...

The following was written by Clean Ocean Access. On Saturday, February 22, 2020, Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a...

Aquidneck Island Planning Commission announces John Shea’s departures as Executive Director

The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission (AIPC) announced this morning the departures of John Shea as Executive Director. AIPC is...

Child & Family’s Sandpiper Early Learning Center top rated on Aquidneck...

The following was written by Child & Family. Child & Family’s Sandpipers Early Learning Center is proud to announce...

Lucy’s Hearth forms Advisory Board; ten community leaders to serve as...

Lucy’s Hearth recently announced the formation of its Advisory Board. “We are delighted to have these 10 distinguished...

Potter League for Animals launches annual ‘P.S. I Love You...

Back for its 4th year, the Potter League for Animals' “P.S. I Love You Pet Calendar Photo Contest” raises funds for the...

Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project to offer spring training classes

The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP) will hold "Introduction to Marine Archaeology" 9a.m.-4p.m. on Saturday February 22, at its new...

EFC Newport to host Pray New England 2020 Conference in March

EFC Newport told What's Up Newp today that they will be hosting the Pray New England Conference in March.

MLK Center among nonprofits awarded charitable donation from Audrain Concours Foundation

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center (MLK Center) announced today that they are proud to be one of five nonprofits...

Child & Family hosts ribbon cutting for recently renovated Portsmouth Center

Source: Child & Family On Tuesday, February 4, 2020 Child & Family hosted a ribbon cutting for...

Aquidneck Community Table: Interested in growing your own vegetables? Community Garden...

The following was written and submitted by Aquidneck Community Table. Seed catalogs have arrived in the mail, the days...