Pamela E. Shakarian, 60, of Portsmouth, RI, passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 14, 2019.
Members of the Portsmouth Fire Department transported three people to the hospital Thursday after a multi-vehicle crash on West Main Road. None of the injuries were reported to be life-threatening.
Less than 10 minutes from the Portsmouth town line, recreational marijuana sales will begin this weekend in Fall River while nearby Portsmouth “goes purple” for the annual THP Project Purple Initiative
Volunteers collected more than 210 lbs. of litter and marine debris at Island Park beach last Saturday
Due to the interest in the proposed Community Banner Program, the town of Portsmouth will hold a public forum.
The Portsmouth Police Department announced the following warrant arrests from Jan. 11-13. All arrest reports are provided by the police department.
Maryhope Hanlon, 77, of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, passed peacefully away at home on January 8, 2019 into the arms of her Saviour, Jesus.
Meet Theia, our adoptable dog of the week. Theia, a large mixed breed, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
In response to the partial federal government shutdown, Roger Williams University and its food service provider, Bon Appétit Management Company, will provide free hot meals to active-duty members of the Coast Guard and their families on Tuesday, Jan. 15.
The Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) recently named the 15 student winners of the 2018 Sixteen on Center Art & Writing Contest, which is held annually to promote the importance and value of a healthy environment to the youth of Aquidneck Island.
Calling runners, walkers, and New Year resolution makers! A new race will benefit the Norman Bird Sanctuary in 2019.
The Rhode Island Ethics Commission found no “probable cause” in relation with a complaint filed against former Town Councilor David Gleason. Read the commission’s findings here.
Committee removals, appointments, and a name change top the Portsmouth Town Council agenda this week. View the agenda here.
Meet Snuggles, a domestic shorthair mix, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 11. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
House Majority Whip John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) has been selected as a 2019 Opioid Policy Fellow for the National Conference of State Legislatures.