Officials to discuss Navy land realignment

The Rhode Island Defense Economy Planning Commission will meet at Middletown Town Hall next week with the administrators of all three Aquidneck Island communities to discuss the realignment of unused U.S. Navy properties on the island.

Survey results show 66% approve plastic bag ban

The town of Portsmouth has released the results of its Single-use Plastic Bag Survey. According to the results, approximately two thirds (66.3%) of the 678 survey respondents approve of banning single-use plastic bags.