Voters will face 2 local questions on their ballots this election year: Questions 8 and 9. Here’s a more in-depth look at these 2 local questions.
A total of 16 candidates are running for a seat on the Portsmouth Town Council this election year. Each term will last 2 years.
Portsmouth’s finance and human resources director, and deputy town administrator, is leaving for a new job as New Shoreham’s town manager.
The Portsmouth Town Council will hold its last meeting before Election Day on Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road.
A shellfish harvesting closure is in effect for lower Sakonnet River, Harvester Tagging Area 5C, until further notice.
Portsmouth Democrats will gather at a gala reception this Friday along the Sakonnet River on the grounds of Greenvale Vineyards.
Portsmouth Police Chief Thomas Lee will speak at the next Portsmouth Republicans’ “Speaker of Interest” series on Thursday, Oct. 20.
The Portsmouth Fire Department will hold a family friendly open house this weekend at the station on East Main Road.