The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently awarded more than $3.75 million in grants to help communities and local organizations protect valuable green space throughout the state.

ALT receives grant to protect Portsmouth's Little Creek

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently awarded more than $3.75 million in grants to help communities and local organizations protect valuable green space throughout the state.

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Portsmouth police are seeking information from the public about a boat found adrift in Blue Bell Cove. Anyone with information about the boat is urged call Portsmouth police at (401) 683-0300. 

Police seek information about boat found adrift

Portsmouth police are seeking information from the public about a boat found adrift in Blue Bell Cove. Anyone with information about the boat is urged call Portsmouth police at (401) 683-0300. 

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Nathan Richard Bruno, 15, of Portsmouth passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at his home in Portsmouth.

Obituary: Nathan Richard Bruno, 15, of Portsmouth

Nathan Richard Bruno, 15, of Portsmouth passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at his home in Portsmouth.

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Helen Virginia McLyman, 97, of Portsmouth died Friday, February 9, 2018 at home in Portsmouth. Helen was born August 4, 1920 in New London, CT.

Obituary: Helen Virginia McLyman, 97, of Portsmouth

Helen Virginia McLyman, 97, of Portsmouth died Friday, February 9, 2018 at home in Portsmouth. Helen was born August 4, 1920 in New London, CT.

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Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Our annual bake sale is a one-stop shop for your Valentine gifting - cookies, cupcakes, pies, tarts, breads, and more! Stop in and get some treats for your sweets! We also sell handmade gifts: jewelry, mugs, hair bows, and more. There is something for everyone. All proceeds go directly to Arts Week in May.

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The Battle of Rhode Island

The Battle of Rhode Island

The Battle of Rhode Island Come hear Christian McBurney, author of The Rhode Island Campaign: The First French and American Operation of the Revolutionary War, speak about the conclusion of the campaign, the Battle of Rhode Island, which occurred at Portsmouth in August 1778. The largest battle in New England during the American Revolutionary War, its importance is underrated. Using …

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Portsmouth Garden Club for Kids

Portsmouth Garden Club for Kids

Grades 3 - 5. The Portsmouth Garden Club is ready to teach the next generation of flower enthusiasts! Join us as we make special arrangements for your child to keep. We'll also be making a Valentine's Day craft.

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