Attorney General Peter Kilmartin and others held a press conference Thursday to announce their opposition to legalizing marijuana.
Former House Finance Chairman Raymond E. Gallison, Jr., 64, of Bristol, pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to federal charges.
Local residents and visitors stopped into Town Hall Tuesday to view the 1638 ‘Portsmouth Compact’ on display as part of Portsmouth Founders Day.
The Aquidneck Island Planning Commission (AIPC) will host a Newport County legislative forum at the Community College of Rhode Island Newport campus.
Portsmouth This Week discusses the Portsmouth Citizens Police Academy and recent Portsmouth Police Department accreditation. Watch this week’s show here.
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.