Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from April 13-24. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
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Janet Ellen Faerber, 67, of Portsmouth, RI formerly of Middletown passed away at home on Saturday, April 21, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
Meet Cleo, our adoptable dog of the week. Cleo, a Coonhound, Pinscher, and Doberman mix, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
The Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) will host a Glow Run in May instead of the traditional Color Run held previous years. Find out more about this event here.
Frank Anthony Linhares, age 95, a humble member of the “Greatest Generation” passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. Frank served in the Army during World War II. The recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, American Theater Campaign Ribbon, European African Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon, Victory Medal, and the distinguished Purple Heart Medal.
Volunteers, including members of Boy Scout Pack 50, participated in an Earth Day cleanup this past weekend in Common Fence Point. Featured below are photos from the event.
Common Fence Music will present singer-songwriters Jeffrey Foucault and Kris Delmhorst in concert in May.
Looking for a job or a new career? The following companies, including the U.S. Postal Service and Boys Town, are hiring for the following jobs.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently announced $100,000 in available grants to communities and private businesses that own and/or operate boating facilities available to the public.
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers, food establishment managers, and retailers to take specific precautions related to lettuce as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to respond to a multi-state E. Coli outbreak.
Meet Beyonce, a domestic shorthair cat and queen, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
Several Earth Day cleanups will be held in Portsmouth this weekend. Find out when, where, and how you can help out this Earth Day below.
Common Fence Point (CFP) will hold an Earth Day cleanup this weekend in Portsmouth. Find out when and how to get involved here.
The Raytheon Company has been awarded an $83-million contract for the design, test, and deployment of an autonomous, unmanned underwater vehicle known as the Barracuda mine neutralization system.
Two Portsmouth thrift stores, literally located across the street from each other, are closing permanently.
Portsmouth Town Administrator Richard A. Rainer Jr. recently released his proposed budget for the 2019 fiscal year. View the entire proposed budget here.
Colin G. Spero, 66, of Westport, MA died peacefully Sunday, April 15, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Joanne C. (Dunning) Spero.