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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Student Of The Week -- Gaudet Middle School Eighth Grader Teddy Hamilton

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Teddy Hamilton is never shy about helping others whether it's in his favorite Spanish class or anywhere else at Gaudet Middle School. Say a word of congratulations to Teddy, who was named at this week's "Student of the Week." #Gaudet #MiddletownRI

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STUDENT OF THE WEEK:

GAUDET MIDDLE SCHOOL EIGHTH GRADER TEDDY HAMILTON

 

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Preparation Is Critical

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With #Hurricane season upon us in #MiddletownRI, preparation is key. For tips and advice, visit Hurricane online.

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, Oct. 3

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The Town Council holds its first regular meeting on Oct. 3 at 6:30 pm from Town Hall, 350 East Main Road. Visit Agenda to check out a copy of the agenda. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Halloween Celebration At The Middletown Public Library

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Come to the Middletown Public Library on Oct. 29 from 1-3 pm to celebrate Halloween. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

The October 2022 Edition Of The Middletown Senior Center Is Here

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Interested in the latest from the Middletown Senior Center? Check out the October 2022 edition of the Middletown Senior Center newsletter at News online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Plan Ahead To Save Time

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There's quite a bit of roadwork happening across Middletown these days. In order to get where you want to at the right time, make sure to plan ahead and seek alternate routes whenever possible. And remember to drive slow through all work zones.

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Middletown Fire Reminds People To Practice Safety With Appliances

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The Middletown Fire Department reminds home and business owners that all it takes to start a fire sometimes is an overloaded extension cord. Be safe and smart and never use an extension cord with a major appliance to help avoid problems on you property.

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Car Wash Success

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Over the weekend, Middletown High students had a class challenge car wash in the Knights of Columbus parking lot to raise money, an event that was supported extremely well by the community. In the end, the Class of 2025 of sophomores raised the most.

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Help Save Our Water

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Save The Bay and Center For Behavior & The Environment are conducting research to help improve water quality. They are asking all Aquidneck Island property owners to fill out a survey Water to help.

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Historical Society Unveils New Sign

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Recently, the Middletown Historical Society held an event where an informational signboard about the "Siege of Newport" was unveiled. The sign is available for review daily from dawn to dusk outside Witherbee School, 510 Valley Road. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Dine & Dash Arrest

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#MiddletownPoliceRI charge a 58-year-old Palm Beach, Florida man in connection with reports of a person eating at several establishments and leaving without paying the bill. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Student Of The Week -- Forest Avenue School Third Grader Ben McLeish

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Ben McLeish dreams one day of being a professional baseball player. As this week's "Student of the Week," Ben is known for his positive spirit, willingness to help and include everyone. #StudentOfTheWeek #MiddletownRI

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

 

STUDENT OF THE WEEK:

FOREST AVENUE SCHOOL THIRD GRADER BEN McLEISH

 

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Middletown Police Seeking Information

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#MiddletownPoliceRI are asking any local restaurant victim of an individual failing to pay their bill over the last week to contact Detective Adam Tobias at 401-846-1144, ext. 7009 as part of an ongoing investigation. #MPD #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Paving Work On The Schedule

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The Town Council recently awards a contract to East Coast Landscaping & Construction to redo the parking lot at Second Beach along with a number of other local roads. #MiddletownRI

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

 

PAVING WORK ON THE SCHEDULE 

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (SEPTEMBER 19, 2022) – The Town Council approved a contract to do...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Remember These Important Election Dates

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The Middletown Board of Canvassers reminds voters to remember the following important dates leading up to Election Day, Nov. 8. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Historic USS Coast Guard Barque Eagle Making A Visit

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The historic USS Coast Guard Barque Eagle is scheduled to visit the Newport area this weekend, Sept. 23-25. Tours to DOD-affiliated personnel will be available and are expected to be posted at Eagle online. #Eagle

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Middletown High Class Car Wash Competition Saturday, Sept. 24

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Get in on the fun while your car gets cleaned Saturday, Sept. 24 from 9 am-1 pm in the Knights of Columbus hall parking lot. Come out to support your favorite class as part of this Parent Teacher Group fundraiser. All the money goes to a great cause.

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Get Your Voice Heard In Business

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There are things to like about doing business in Middletown and places where improvements can be made. Be heard about what's working and where fixes possible during an Oct. 25 "Business Walk." For more, visit Walk.

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Regionalization Savings Conversation On Tap

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Like Newport leaders, Middletown officials welcome the opportunity to sit down and chat about how best to use the projected savings that comes about as a result of regionalizing the two school districts. #Regionalize #MiddletownRI

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REGIONALIZATION SAVINGS CONVERSATION ON TAP

 

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Be Safe On The Roads For The Kids

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Remember that school is back in session and there are more kids out and about so drive slowly and cautiously, particularly through school zones. #SafetyFirst #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Get The Latest On The Hiring Process At MPD

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The #MiddletownRIPolice are hiring officers through MPD online. To get the latest on that process, hear from Middletown Police Lt. Clifford McGregor tonight, Sept. 20 at 6 pm via Zoom. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Hear The Newport and Middletown School Committees Talk About Regionalization

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The Newport & Middletown School Committees meet tonight, Sept. 20 at 5:30 to discuss school regionalization from the CCRI Newport Auditorium, 1 John H. Chafee Blvd., Newport.

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Come To Family Night

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Bring the kids to Family Night on Sept. 24 from 4-8 pm at Second Beach. Games and good old fashion fun for all. For more, visit Family online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Come In To Our Tax Office To Find Out If You're Eligible For A Tax Exemption

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Staff in our tax office stands ready to help see if you're eligible for one of our tax exemptions available to seniors, veterans, those with handicaps and full-time residents. Come in weekdays during normal business hours 8 am-4 pm to learn more.

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

"Student of the Week" -- Aidan Banville

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Aidan Banville is the first "Student of the Week" for the 2022-23 school year. Known for his willingness to help others always, Aidan has a deep interest in science and space, something he'd love to pursue as he gets older. #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 AIDAN BANVILLE 

 

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Police Officers Making A Difference

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The Middletown FOP Lodge 21 recently shared the below image and caption on social media. Just another example of why #MiddletownRI is a great place to live, work and play.

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, Sept. 19

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The Town Council meets Monday, Sept. 19 at 6:30 pm in Town Hall to discuss a number of items of local interest. To check out the agenda, visit Agenda online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Learn More About RIDEM's Nature-Based Programs This Fall

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Check out a number of exciting opportunities offered in coming weeks by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management. #RIDEM #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

"Where Am I?" Answer -- September 2022

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There's a lot more history behind the answer to this month's "Where Am I?" question than most probably realize. #WhereAmI #MiddletownRI

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“WHERE AM I ANSWER?” — SEPTEMBER 2022

 

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

Save The Date

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Family Day -- one of the big events for the Middletown Prevention Coalition -- is planned for Saturday, Sept. 24 from 4-8 pm at Second Beach. Make sure to save the date. For more, visit FamilyDay online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Help Emergency Personnel Help You

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The Middletown Fire Department asks property owners to clearly identify their houses and businesses by posting large, easy to read numbering and lettering on their mailboxes, homes and buildings. It matters, especially when seconds count. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

For Town News Delivered Directly To You, Try "Notify Me"

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Learning about what's happening in Middletown these days is as easy as going to Notify and signing up. It's simple, free and keeps you informed about all things Middletown. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

A Rainy Day Adventure

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Local resident Maria Fombellida -- who owns Pizza Hollywood on upper Aquidneck Avenue -- shared a video of her adventure on Miantonomi Avenue during the rainstorm earlier today, Sept. 13. Thanks for sharing the video, Maria! #PizzaHollywood #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

A Quick Reminder About Today's Primary

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If you normally vote at Forest Avenue School, you'll cast a ballot at Middletown High School for the primary today, Sept. 13. Also, if you've voted at the FOP Lodge previously, your new polling location is the Gaudet Middle School gym, Turner Road side.

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Please Stay Home

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Police and fire personnel are asking residents to stay home for the next few hours until localized flooding of area roads subsides. If you don't need to go out, please don't to avoid issues. #Flooding #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Where Am I? -- September 2022

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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.

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WHERE AM I? — SEPTEMBER 2022

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (September 13, 2022) – The above picture was taken somewhere in the Town of Middletown.

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Primary Day

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Don't forget to get out and vote in the primary today, Sept. 13. Polls are open until 8 pm. For more information about where to cast your ballot, visit Vote online. #Election2022 #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

September 2022 "Middletown Today" Here

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Check out the latest edition of "Middletown Today" here at Today online.

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

RIDEM Announces Updated Shellfishing Restrictions

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The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management announced updated restrictions for shellfishing in area waterways. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Keep Storm Drains Clear

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Often, clearing storm drains of leaves, sticks and other debris can go a long way to helping limit flooding. For more, visit Stormwater online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Primary Day Is Tuesday, Sept. 13

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Don't forget to vote in the primary election on Tuesday, Sept. 13. To find your polling place, make sure to visit Vote online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 12, 2022

Remember The Rules

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The Town of Middletown has a sign ordinance that will be enforced during election season, particularly related to political signage. For a reminder on those rules, visit Signs online. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Don't Give Mosquitos A Biting Chance

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Mosquitos may be a nuisance, but their bites can cause health issues too. The state Department of Environmental Management is advising people to take precautions to avoid mosquitos as the calendar shifts. #RIDEM #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Free Trees!

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Through a program with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, the RI Tree Council, RI Nursery & Landscape Association and the Arbor Day Foundation, free trees are available to Ocean State residents.

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Staples Helps Middletown Students In Need

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On Wednesday, Sept. 7, Middletown Police School Resource Officers Benjamin Costa and Sean Twomey picked up back to school supplies donated to the Middletown school system for students in need by the Staples store on West Main Road. #Staples #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Keep Out Of The Dunes

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Dunes are vital for the longevity and health of Second and Third beaches. Help our beaches live longer and healthier by staying out of the dune systems. #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Dog Walking Limits Remain In Effect

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Just because the official beach season is over doesn't mean its open season for dog walking at Second and Third beaches. Per town rules, leashed dogs are only allowed at the beaches from 5-7:45 am daily through Sept. 30. Please follow the rules.

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Forest Avenue School

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Forest Avenue School was filled with high energy and fun Wednesday for the opening of school. #Islanders #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Aquidneck Elementary School

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No matter where you looked, there was positive energy from the students at Aquidneck Elementary School Wednesday during the opening of school. #Islanders #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Gaudet Learning Academy

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Things were busy and upbeat for the fourth and fifth graders at the Gaudet Learning Academy Wednesday for the opening of school. #Islanders #MiddletownRI

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