You can kick off 2017 by helping out a great local cause with the following new year fundraisers, which will benefit the Portsmouth Dog Park.

2017 Goes to Dogs With New Year Fundraisers

You can kick off 2017 by helping out a great local cause with the following new year fundraisers, which will benefit the Portsmouth Dog Park.

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Portsmouth residents and visitors will have not one, but 3 polar plunges to choose from for kicking off 2017 with an icy splash.

3 Polar Plunges in Portsmouth To Kick Off 2017

Portsmouth residents and visitors will have not one, but 3 polar plunges to choose from for kicking off 2017 with an icy splash.

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Several Portsmouth government offices and organizations will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday. Check here to find out what's closed for the holiday.

New Year Closings in Portsmouth

Several Portsmouth government offices and organizations will be closed for the New Year's Day holiday. Check here to find out what's closed for the holiday.

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While still a little more than a day away, the town of Portsmouth has announced its Christmas tree pickup schedule. Here's a look at when your Christmas tree will be picked up in town.

Christmas Tree Pickup Schedule Announced

While still a little more than a day away, the town of Portsmouth has announced its Christmas tree pickup schedule. Here's a look at when your Christmas tree will be picked up in town.

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The 2017-2018 session of the Rhode Island General Assembly is scheduled to begin Tuesday, Jan. 3, with a swearing-in ceremony.

General Assembly To Hold Swearing-in Ceremony

The 2017-2018 session of the Rhode Island General Assembly is scheduled to begin Tuesday, Jan. 3, with a swearing-in ceremony.

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Edna North, of Portsmouth, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was the wife of the late Arthur S. North.

Obituary: Edna North of Portsmouth

Edna North, of Portsmouth, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was the wife of the late Arthur S. North.

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Science and Engineering Fair

PHS Starts New Year With Science, Engineering Fair

Portsmouth High School (PHS) will start off the new year with a Science and Engineering Fair and STEAM Expo at the high school.

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