Sen. James A. Seveney (D-Dist. 11, Portsmouth, Bristol, Tiverton) plans to introduce legislation that would require certification of software engineers.
Rep. Dennis M. Canario has introduced legislation that would create a special commission to study the effects of legalizing recreational marijuana.
The town of Portsmouth has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for Prudence Island solid waste disposal services. The deadline to apply is April 24.
Areas in lower Narragansett Bay and lower Sakonnet River are closed to shellfish harvesting until further notice, announced DEM Wednesday.
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) began the process of removing the old Sakonnet River Bridge on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
The Portsmouth Town Council approved Monday to release contributions owed to the Aquidneck Island Planning Commission for fiscal years 2016 and 2017.
The council approved a grant to help purchase a 22.6-acres tree farm, which will be transformed into public hiking trails, community gardens, and more.
The Portsmouth Town Council approved a Portsmouth High School senior’s proposal Monday to construct a “story walk” on town property at Glen Park.
The 1638 ‘Portsmouth Compact’ will go on display for one day at Town Hall as part of Portsmouth Founders Day.
A Portsmouth High School senior will request the Town Council to grant permission for a future “story walk” at Glen Park.
The Aquidneck Land Trust is urging Portsmouth residents to contact Town Council members to support a campaign to save Spruce Acres, a local tree farm.
Norwegian Airlines will begin service this summer from T. F. Green Airport (PVD) to Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Edinburgh and Shannon.
Do you know someone in human resources that’s looking for a new job? The town of Portsmouth is looking for a new human resources director.
A water main break on West Main Road, south of Union Street, Thursday resulted in lane closures late Thursday and on Friday.
Some government offices and local organizations will be closed Monday for Presidents Day. Here’s a look at what’s opened and closed for the holiday.
The town of Portsmouth revealed a new look to its website Thursday. What do you think about the new look? Tell us in our poll or the comment section below.
The Portsmouth Town Council approved a proposal Monday to pay $70,000 to repair the Bristol dock used for the Prudence Island Ferry.