City Council Meeting
Newport City Council meets Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Newport City Hall. Two issues on the docket are the Clarke School Apartments loan and a median on the Newport Pell Bridge. See the full docket here.
School Committee Meeting
The Newport School Committee will meet Thursday, Dec. 12 at 3 p.m. in room 924 at the Newport Public Schools Administration Center. This original meeting was scheduled for Tuesday tonight and was rescheduled.
On Wednesday, newportFILM presents BLOOD BROTHER at the Jane Picken’s Theater. The story is about a young man who travels to India where he lives at an HIV/AIDS orphanage for children and women disowned by their families. Read more here.
Visit with Santa Clause
Children ages 4 and up are welcome to visit with Santa Clause at the Newport Public Library, located at 300 Spring St. on Thursday, Dec. 12th at 4 p.m. Read more here.
Newport Businesses Extend Hours on Thursdays
More than 75 merchants throughout Newport will keep their businesses open until at least 8 p.m. on Thursday throughout the month