A round-up of upcoming events around Newport
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Thursday, February 14, 2013
For Valentine's Day, tell us what you love most about the town you call home.
Whether it’s the local schools, the bakery, or the proximity from home to a great hiking trail, everyone has something they love about their community. Since it's Valentine's Day, we want to hear from you about what you love most about Newport and what makes it so special. Please post comments and pictures here to show us all your favorite things about Newport!S
Monday, January 7, 2013
Night photography from Jamestown looking towards Newport on a foggy night, by photographer Cate Brown.
Saturday, August 27, 2011
The Newport Emergency Management Team has issued a mandatory evacuation of all coastal inhabitants by midnight tonight.
The Newport Emergency Management Team has issued a mandatory evacuation of all coastal inhabitants by midnight tonight. We strongly encourage all to relocate to safe locations. The evacuation routes are posted on the City’s Website, along with maps indicating the areas that should relocate shaded in green on the Hurricane Evacuation flood map. Please note that if you choose to stay in an area that should be evacuated, you may be isolated from emergency and rescue personnel. At this time, the only shelters in service are the Red Cross shelters located at Gaudet Middle School in Middletown, RI and Portsmouth Middle School located in Portsmouth, RI. If access to the internet is not possible, please call the Newport Fire Department at 845-5900…