Have you seen me? A lost, small tan dog named “Taylor” was reported missing Monday night from the Sunny Acres area off Bristol Ferry Road.
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — What’s happening this week? Here’s looking ahead at events and meetings happening this week from Monday, Jan. 16, to Sunday, Jan. 22. Monday (Martin Luther King Jr. Day), Jan. 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Closings in Portsmouth 9 a.m. – MLK Jr. Day torch run to start in Portsmouth 8 a.m. […]
OSHA claims an overextended crane caused a truck to hang off the Sakonnet River Bridge last August, according to The Newport Daily News.
Another Dog Park Preview Day will be held Monday, Jan. 16, at the Portsmouth Dog Park, located at 1 Smith Road, near the Melville campgrounds.
A deceased dolphin washed ashore late Friday afternoon on Old Pier Road near the Mt. Hope Bridge, according to Portsmouth police.
The Newport County branch of the NAACP will hold its Martin Luther King Jr. celebration, “A Day On, Not Off,” on Monday, Jan. 16, starting in Portsmouth.
Updated… PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — A half dozen Portsmouth residents reported hearing sounds described as ‘explosions’ Thursday morning and early afternoon. Portsmouth Press is looking into the source of the ‘explosion’ sound. The Newport Daily News reports the state Bomb Squad is disposing of an ‘old ordnance.’ The sound, according to several residents, appeared to come […]
Clean Ocean Access will host its first cleanup of 2017 at Weaver Cove in Portsmouth this weekend. A previous cleanup was rescheduled due to snow.
A Portsmouth resident sent us the following photo with the caption “Best use of all this snow.” Do you agree? Tell us in the comment section below.
Snow is falling heavily in Portsmouth, but that’s not reducing the long line at the Portsmouth Transfer Station Saturday.
Prudence Island Historical Society Board member Joe Bains will present a lecture entitled “Prudence Island: A Fine Summer Resort.”
If you attended the 2017 Newport Polar Bear Plunge on Easton’s Beach, you might have been filmed by this drone overhead. Here’s the video.
The local TV show Portsmouth This Week filmed a special edition at Portsmouth’s Dive for the Dogs on New Year’s Day in Island Park. Watch the video here.
If you were among the more than 200 people at the 2017 Polar Dive for the Dogs, you might have seen the drone flying above. Here’s the video footage.
Visitors and residents of Prudence Island plunged into the icy waters on New Year’s Day at the Prudence Island Lighthouse, known locally as Sandy Point Lighthouse.
The cause of a power outage Sunday evening in Portsmouth, in an area from School House Lane to Trinity Cemetery, has been identified.