The town of Portsmouth will hold a public hearing Monday, Feb. 26, to discuss a proposed ordinance to ban single-use plastic bags.

Portsmouth to hold plastic bag ordinance hearing Monday

The town of Portsmouth will hold a public hearing Monday, Feb. 26, to discuss a proposed ordinance to ban single-use plastic bags.

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A driving under the influence or DUI charge topped the Portsmouth police report on Feb. 23. Featured below is the report provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.

DUI charge tops police report, Feb. 23

A driving under the influence or DUI charge topped the Portsmouth police report on Feb. 23. Featured below is the report provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.

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The Surface Navy Responds to Recent Challenges

The Surface Navy Responds to Recent Challenges

SNA-Newport with the USNA Alumni Association is proud to sponsor "The Surface Navy Responds to Recent Challenges" The surface Navy has been shocked by recent seamanship catastrophes in the Western Pacific and has taken a hard look at their causes - either idiosyncratic or systematic - and is determined that they will never be repeated. CAPT Scott Robertson, CO of …

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Call For Artists! 2018 Emerging Artists Show

Call For Artists! 2018 Emerging Artists Show

Call for Young Artists! The new year gets rolling with the 2018 Emerging Artists Show at Portsmouth Arts Guild! Any student, 18 or under, living in Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts or Eastern Connecticut can enter! Artwork in any media: paintings, drawings, photography, digital, sculpture ceramics, etc are accepted. One to three entries per student permitted. All 2-D artwork must be …

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YA Fiction Book Club

YA Fiction Book Club

All ages, teen through adults, are welcome to join us for our monthly book club reading teen fiction! This month's selection is Mouse Trap, by Agatha Christie. The scene is set when a group of people gathered in a country house cut off by the snow discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst. Who can …

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Cooking with Kerrie

Cooking with Kerrie

Chef Kerrie Schoenbucher will be preparing some scrumptious items at the Library. Kerrie has been with Atria Aquidneck Place since January of 2016. Her smiling face is hard to find sometimes as she is hidden in the kitchen but, if you do catch a glimpse of her you will see right away that she is a positive light in our …

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Crafty One Customer Appreciation Day

Crafty One Customer Appreciation Day

Stop by, check out the NEW shop and get a jump on the upcoming season. We will be having food and drinks. Any further questions please contact Ralph Craft.

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