The town of Portsmouth is hiring a new finance director to oversee all activities related to accounting, financial and reporting for the town’s Finance Department.Read More
Like any state that’s been around for 350 years, Rhode Island has amassed a lot of outdated, obsolete or downright archaic legislation — and House Majority Whip John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) is looking to wipe them out one by one.
Rep. Dennis M. Canario (D-Dist. 71, Portsmouth, Little Compton, Tiverton) has introduced legislation (2018-H 7216) that would exempt disabled citizens and residents over 59 years old who cannot drive from paying a fee for identification cards issued by the Division of Motor Vehicles.
At this time, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) does not expect the shutdown of the federal government to have an immediate impact on local WIC services.
Some Naval services will remain open during the federal shutdown, announced Naval Station Newport Sunday.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces a new, mandatory education and certification program for everyone who commercially harvests and lands shellfish in Rhode Island.
Clean Ocean Access will appear before the Town Council meeting on Monday and request a public hearing for the draft of a plastic bag ordinance.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will stock ponds across Rhode Island this month with about 4,200 brook and rainbow trout for the winter trout fishing season.
The town of Portsmouth will “go purple” for the 6th annual THP Project Purple Initiative from Jan. 22 to 26. Here’s how you can participate!