Portsmouth police arrested 2 drivers on driving under the influence (DUI) charges this week following different traffic stops.

DUI charges top police reports this week in Portsmouth

Portsmouth police arrested 2 drivers on driving under the influence (DUI) charges this week following different traffic stops.

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Thurston L. Gray, Sr., 80, of Mail Coach Road, Portsmouth, passed away on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at Newport Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.

Obituary: Thurston L. Gray Sr., 80, of Portsmouth

Thurston L. Gray, Sr., 80, of Mail Coach Road, Portsmouth, passed away on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at Newport Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.

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With Super Bowl parties in full swing this weekend, Col. Ann C. Assumpico, superintendent of State Police, reminds everyone to celebrate responsibly.

State Police remind residents to celebrate Super Bowl responsibly

With Super Bowl parties in full swing this weekend, Col. Ann C. Assumpico, superintendent of State Police, reminds everyone to celebrate responsibly.

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Historical Society President Jim Garman presented board member Mike Pagliarani With Certificate of Appreciation

Portsmouth Historical Society thanks restoration donors

The Portsmouth Historical Society recently thanked donors, who helped restore the oldest one-room schoolhouse in Rhode Island.

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Hathaway Elementary School celebrated its 100th day of the school year Thursday with students and teachers dressing as "100-year-old" visitors.

PHOTOS: Portsmouth school celebrates 100th day in costume

Hathaway Elementary School celebrated its 100th day of the school year Thursday in a unique way with a special visit by "100-year-olds."

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Portsmouth Democrats will consider a resolution, which denounces President Donald J. Trump's agenda and urges congressional delegation to oppose it.

Portsmouth Democrats pass resolution to fight Trump agenda

The Democratic Town Committee passed a resolution, which denounces President Trump’s agenda and urges R.I. congressional delegation to fight it.

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Portsmouth firefighters extinguished a kitchen fire Wednesday afternoon on Hargraves Drive, located just off East Main Road.

'Cooking mishap' causes kitchen fire in Portsmouth

A "cooking mishap" caused a kitchen fire at a house on Hargraves Drive Wednesday afternoon, according to the Portsmouth Fire Department.

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