The House of Representatives recently passed Rep. Dennis M. Canario’s legislation, which would create a marijuana study commission.
Former Rep. Raymond E. Gallison Jr., whose former district included Portsmouth, was sentenced Friday to serve more than 4 years in federal prison.
The Zoning Board will hold a hearing Thursday on a special use permit, which, if approved, would result in a new auto parts store in Portsmouth.
A push for write-in candidates fell short Wednesday in the uncontested contests for Portsmouth Water and Fire District clerk and water commissioner.
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The Portsmouth Water and Fire District will hold its election on Wednesday, June 14, at the district’s offices on East Main Road.
The DEM is urging residents to inspect their vehicles and equipment to be sure they are not transporting gypsy moth caterpillars to and from other areas.
The DEM is asking the public to report sightings of wild turkey hens – both with brood and without – to help with research efforts.
Access to prime shellfishing areas has been expanded under the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) annual shellfish harvesting reclassification.
The town of Portsmouth announced Tuesday the following upcoming tax sale, which will be held in June at Town Hall in Portsmouth.
The House recently passed Rep. Canario’s legislation, which would fine drivers using the far-left lane on 3-lane highways when not passing another vehicle.
Effective immediately, the Transfer Station in Portsmouth will only accept shredded paper in waste bins only and no longer consider it recycling.
The House of Representatives has passed legislation that would allow children below the age of 18 to accompany adults into the voting booth.
Local businesses and organizations are starting to announce Memorial Day closings. Check here to see what’s open and closed.
Portsmouth town officials will begin work on the Town Hall elevator. If you need to visit Town Hall and require an elevator, please call ahead.
The Portsmouth Town Council approved 2 top agenda items Monday night, creating new stop signs in Island Park and passing a resolution for gun-free schools.
Bills on fining drivers for using the left lane and establishing a legislative marijuana commission were passed out of House Committee on Judiciary.