Expedia.com recently released its Best Place to Escape in Every State feature, naming the town of Portsmouth as the best place to escape in Rhode Island.
The Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) has received a 5-acre property located off Paradise Avenue in Middletown and given by a local couple specifically for the purpose of conservation.
The Newport County branch of the NAACP will hold its Martin Luther King Jr. celebration, “A Day On, Not Off,” on Monday, Jan. 15, starting in Portsmouth.
A coworker of Jim Weaver, who lost his Portsmouth home due to a fire Sunday at Sunny Acres, has started a GoFundMe fundraiser for Weaver and his family.
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Dec. 31 to Jan. 2. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) advises anglers and other winter recreationists to be aware of ice fishing and hypothermia safety.
Portsmouth’s annual polar dive on New Year’s Day, which benefitted a local teenager fighting cancer, was held on schedule Monday afternoon after many local plunges canceled during to frigid temperatures.
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Looking to kick off 2018 with a splash? Here’s a look at area polar plunges happening on New Year’s Day.
Portsmouth’s annual polar dive on New Year’s Day will benefit a local teenager, who is currently fighting cancer for the third time.
Portsmouth Press wishes you and your family in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, and around the world, a safe and happy Christmas!
The Official NORAD Santa Tracker is up and running for another year. Here’s how you can follow Santa’s sleigh as he travels around the world to Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
Heading out to midnight Mass on Christmas Eve? Here’s a look at local places of worship offering Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services in Portsmouth.
Sending out a last-minute gift and need it delivered by Monday, Dec. 25? View the last-minute holiday shipping deadlines here.
A local man received an early Christmas gift Saturday night when he met his kidney donor’s mother, who traveled all the way from California to surprise him.
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — A domestic assault charge topped the Portsmouth police report from Dec. 7-8. Featured below is the report provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Leon Palmer, Jr., 70, of Portsmouth passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 6, 2017. He was born June 15, 1947 in Newport, RI. Leon…
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Robert Costa, 76, of Portsmouth passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at home, with his loving family by his side, in Portsmouth. Mr….