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Domestic assault charge tops police reports, Dec. 7-8

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — A domestic assault charge topped the Portsmouth police report from Dec. 7-8. Featured below is the report provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.

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Obituary: Leon Palmer, Jr., 70, of Portsmouth

Obituary: Leon Palmer, Jr., 70, of Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Leon Palmer, Jr., 70, of Portsmouth passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 6, 2017. He was born June 15, 1947 in Newport, RI. Leon was the beloved husband to Eileen (Tingley) Palmer for 39 beautiful years. For 30 years, Leon worked at the Naval Education Training Center, Newport, R.I, starting his career as a Police Officer and then dedicated …

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The Sweetback Sisters' Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular

The Sweetback Sisters' Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular

Common Fence Music, 933 Anthony Road, Portsmouth, RI Tickets $22 adv/ $25 door Sweetback Sisters Emily Miller and Zara Bode may not be blood relations, but their precise, family-style harmonies recall the golden era of country music with a heavy dose of rockabilly edge. For eight years running, they have been selling out theaters across the Northeast with their signature …

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Christmas Play

Christmas Play

Grades 1-6 present their Christmas Play! They have been working hard on lines and the set looks amazing. Performing in plays is one of the ways our students grow in confidence...come see their hard work!

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Fare Game Xmas Party 2017

Fare Game Xmas Party 2017

Help us rock the holiday season with our 2nd annual Xmas party with special guest Blue Moon Lightning! This will be a great night of music, fun and friends!

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FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament—AIR 4H

FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament—AIR 4H

More than 150 local children on 20 teams from across the state go head to head, putting 12-14 weeks of research, design, and programming to the test in a FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament to win honors and recognition. The FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament is open to the public and free for spectators. Spectators will see teams competing in …

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Teen String Art

Teen String Art

Teens! Bring your friends (Grade 6 & up) and get your creativity flowing while you design and create your own string art. All supplies provided. Register by clicking through the calendar at portsmouthlibrary.org, call 401-683-9457, or email us at porlibteen@gmail.com CONTACT: Colleen LeComte 401-683-9457 porlibteen@gmail.com

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