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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Fire Prevention Presentation

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Middletown Fire Battalion Chief Robert McCall made a presentation Tuesday to members of the Middletown Senior Center about the need and importance for fire prevention. Thanks for the continued good work, Battalion Chief McCall. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Cold Weather In The Forecast

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Extremely cold weather is in the forecast for later this week. Make sure to get prepared and avoid extended time outdoors. Visit Cold for other tips and advice. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

"Paradise In Snow"

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Boyd's Windmill in the snow this morning at Paradise Valley Park. #MiddletownBeautiful #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Tiered Resident Tax Program Applications Open

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Visit TRTP to fill out an application online to potentially save on your residential tax bill. Remember, if you've already been approved for TRTP relief, there's no need to refile an application now. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Civic Appropriations Applications Here

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Do you work for a local nonprofit that could be eligible for civic support from the Town of Middletown? Visit Civic online to fill out an application. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Middletown Fire Is Hiring

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Considering a career change or looking for something new? Join Middletown Fire and do something that matters every day. Visit Jobs online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Middletown Helps

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See a non-emergency issue around Middletown? Report it to Helps and get updates every step of the way. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 29, 2023

RIDOT Road Work List For The Week Of Jan. 29

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Check out the road work list from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation for the week of Jan. 29. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Student Of The Week: Gaudet Middle School Seventh Grader Evan Gray

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Evan Gray brings it every day at Gaudet Middle School. The seventh grader is "Student of the Week," best known for his willingness to help others and drive to do his best. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

STUDENT OF THE WEEK:

GAUDET MIDDLE SCHOOL SEVENTH GRADER EVAN GRAY

 

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Defense Highway Closed Due To Icing

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Naval Station Newport closed Defense Highway from Vigilant Street north on Friday morning due to icy road conditions. Visit Navy for updates. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Remember The '38 Hurricane

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The 85th anniversary is closing in on one of New England's deadliest, destructive storms. Help the Middletown Historical Society remember the '38 Hurricane. Email pictures and stories to History@middletownhistoricalsociety.org. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Join Our Team

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Want a job where you make a positive difference every day? Apply to become a Middletown firefighter. Visit Fire for an application. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Recognition For Local Art Student

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The Aquidneck Land Trust recently recognized Middletown High School senior Sierrah Crook with an honorable mention award for her artwork in the Aquidneck Island Land Trust Art & Writing contest.

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Fire Department Urges Safety With Handling Ashes

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The Fire Department asks people to allow ashes to cool before disposing of them. Place ashes in a tightly covered metal container and keep the ash container at least 10 feet away from any buildings. Never empty the ashes directly into a trash can.

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Step Up & Help Middletown

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Several Middletown boards and committees need volunteers. Learn more about where you live and help make decisions that help shape the town for years to come. Visit Volunteer online for more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Middletown Moving Forward With School Plans -- Without Regionalization

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The Town Council said Wednesday night the study of a new middle-high school on property just north of Gaudet Middle School should continue. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

MIDDLETOWN MOVING FORWARD WITH SCHOOL PLANS — WITHOUT REGIONALIZATION

 

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Middletown Fire Is Hiring

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Want a job where you make a positive difference every day? Apply to become a Middletown firefighter. Visit Fire for an application. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

See Emergency Lights? Pull Over On The Road

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Help Middletown police, fire and others do their job safely and pull over on the road when you see emergency lights. Visit MoveOver for more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Middletown Merchandise

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Go to Merch for a wide selection of Middletown-themed shirts, hats and sweats. We even have blankets and Middletown flags. Buy with confidence from our partners NPT Sportswear and local pick-up available.

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Keeping The Past Alive Today

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The Middletown Historical Society makes 2023 the "Year of the Farmer" in tribute to the community's agricultural roots. A Jan. 29 talk at 2 pm is planned from the Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road about Coggeshall-Simmons Farm. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

KEEPING THE PAST ALIVE TODAY

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 24, 2023) – This is the “Year of the Farmer” ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Middletown Beautiful -- "Second Beach In The Offseason"

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Middletown resident Kati Campopiano is the first person to submit a photo to "Middletown Beautiful." Join her and send a picture of "Second Beach In The Offseason" to msheley@middletownri.com. #MiddletownRI

"I love how everything looks so dreamy near the beach in the mornings, and this picture almost looks like a summer scene that was superimposed over a winter photo," Kati Campopiano said of the image she took below last year. "I am not sure ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Town Council Talks Strategic Priorities

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The Town Council meets Monday to talk about strategic priorities facing the town -- and more. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

TOWN COUNCIL TALKS STRATEGIC PRIORITIES

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 23, 2023) — Growing affordable housing and building new schools ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Mobile Food Pantry Helps

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On a recent afternoon, local residents were able to get food, personal items and other goods from a "Mobile Food Pantry" event in Linden Park sponsored by the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

School Building Summit

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Wondering about the future of Middletown's school facilities? Come to a summit about our buildings Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 6 pm in Town Hall, 350 East Main Road with the Town Council, School Committee and School Building Committee. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Middletown Senior Center Earns Honors From Newport Hospital

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The Newport Hospital recognizes the Middletown Senior Center for its work in the community and talks of growing the partnership between the two organizations. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

MIDDLETOWN SENIOR CENTER EARNS HONORS 

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Student Of The Week -- Gaudet Middle School Seventh Grader Killian Alexander

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As "Student of the Week," Killian Alexander's known for his positive spirit, work ethic and willingness to help others. Say congratulations to Killian and encourage all students like him. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

STUDENT OF THE WEEK:

GAUDET MIDDLE SCHOOL SEVENTH GRADER KILLIAN ALEXANDER

 

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

"Where Am I?" Answer -- January 2023

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There's an interesting history behind the vault at Town Hall, the subject of this month's "Where Am I?" #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

"WHERE AM I?" ANSWER — JANUARY 2023

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 20, 2023) – The Mosler Safe Co. closed its doors in 2021. 

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Civic Appropriation Applications Available Now

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Are you a nonprofit seeking civic support from the Town of Middletown? Fill out our new application at Support online. The deadline to submit paperwork is March 1. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Middletown Beautiful

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Get in on a new feature from the Town of Middletown. Send in your photos and videos to msheley@middletownri.com and the best will be featured in coming weeks. This month's theme is "Second Beach In The Offseason." #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Space Heater Safety

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Middletown Fire reminds people to place space heaters on a solid, flat surface and keep them and their electrical cords from things that can burn. Remember that safety should always be first. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Pros & Cons Of Affordable Housing Plan Aired

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The Town Council hears the benefits and detractions of potential plans to redevelop the former Peckham and Oliphant school properties before deciding to let the designs move to the next level. #MiddletownRI

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PROS & CONS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING PLAN AIRED

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 18, 2023) – The Town Council heard the positives and negatives of affordab...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Fiscal 2024 Budget Prep Begins

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Officials for both the schools and town say the upcoming Fiscal 2024 could be tough on Middletown. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

FISCAL 2024 BUDGET PREP BEGINS

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 17, 2023) – The Town of Middletown has officially started its b...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Middletown Looks Into Bike & Pedestrian Board

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Town Councilwoman Emily Tessier asks to create a new bike and pedestrian safety board, a proposal supported unanimously by her colleagues at a meeting this week to improve safety and make Middletown more accessible for all. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

MIDDLETOWN LOOKS INTO BIKE & PEDESTRIAN BOARD

 

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Where Am I? -- January 2023

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The included picture was taken recently somewhere in Middletown as part of "Where Am I?" Identify where in an email to WhereAmI@MiddletownRI.com along with your name and hometown. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

WHERE AM I? — JANUARY 2023

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 18, 2023) – The above picture was taken somewhere in the Town of Middletown.

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Rhode Island Airport Corp. "Virtual Town Hall"

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On Wednesday, Jan. 18 at noon, the Rhode Island Airport Corporation is hosting a "virtual town hall" event online with updates, including about the Newport State Airport. Visit RIAC for more information. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Pickleball Court Discussion Postponed

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A discussion tonight by the Town Council of new pickleball courts at Linden Park has been postponed. As of this afternoon, a make-up date for the item has not been set. The town apologizes for any inconvenience. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Tiered Residential Tax Program Applications Open

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Are you a full-time resident who owns a home in Middletown? If so, you might be eligible for Tiered Residential Tax Program relief. Visit TRTP to learn more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Student Of The Week -- Aquidneck School Second Grader Jackei Munoz Concoba

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Jackei Munoz Concoba is always ready to work and learn. As "Student of the Week," teachers and staff at Aquidneck School said the second grader is also the ideal classmate and helps others any way she can. #MiddletownRI

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com 

 

STUDENT OF THE WEEK:

AQUIDNECK SCHOOL SECOND GRADER JACKEI MUNOZ CONCOBA

 

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Town Trash & Recycling News

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Town trash and recycling pick up will be delayed one day the week of Jan. 16. Due to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, there will be no collections on Monday, Jan. 16. Visit Trash for more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Town Hall Closed Monday, Jan. 16

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Town offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16 to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Information is always available at 24/7 online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Central Landfill Future Report

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The Central Landfill handles almost all the trash and recycling generated in Rhode Island. Visit RIRRC to learn more about the future of the facility in Johnston and why it matters to you. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Town Council Regular Meeting Slated For Tuesday, Jan. 17

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The Town Council's next regular meeting is planned for Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 6:30 pm in Town Hall immediately following an executive session. Check out what's on the docket at Agenda online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Get Your Middletown Merchandise

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Show your Islander pride with Middletown Merchandise. Get tees, hats and more from our local partners NPT Sportswear, with free local pickup available. Visit Merch online for more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Mobile Food Pantry Event

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The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center is holding a Mobile Food Pantry event Wednesday, Jan. 18 from 2-4 pm at Linden Park, 141 West Main Road. Get quality food for free. Call 846-4828 for more information.

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Despensa De Comida Mobil

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El Centro Comunitario Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. llevará a cabo un evento de despensa móvil de alimentos el miércoles 18 de enero de 2 a 4 pm en Linden Park, 141 West Main Road. Consigue comida de calidad gratis. Llame al 846-4828 para más información.

El personal del Banco de Alimentos de la Comunidad de RI estará presente para responder cualquier pregunta e inscribirse en el Programa de Asistencia Nutricional Suplementaria (SNAP) en inglés y español.

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Affordable Housing Meeting Planned

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Local leaders are meeting Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 6 pm in Town Hall to review concepts for new affordable housing in Middletown. Visit "a href"https://www.middletownri.com/DocumentCenter/View/6498/NYCU-AH">Housing online to learn more. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Deals Galore At The Middletown Senior Center Thrift Shop

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Get great new and gently used merchandise Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 am-2 pm at the Middletown Senior Center Thrift Shop. And better yet, every dollar benefits our local seniors. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Town Council Approves Updated Senior Property Exemptions

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The Town Council recently okays updates to Middletown's senior property tax exemptions. The move was done to help make Middletown a little more affordable for the most vulnerable senior populations in town. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Everyone Needs A Hand Sometimes

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Sometimes, everyone needs help. Visit Help for a list of community service providers in Middletown who can help with everything from food support to heating, housing and more. #MiddletownHelps

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Middletown Fire Is Hiring

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Want to help people every day? Consider applying to become a Middletown firefighter. We offer a great working environment, pay and benefits and extremely high job satisfaction. Visit Fire for more. #MiddletownRI

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