Despite the cold winter temperatures, volunteers turned out this weekend to remove trash and debris from the beach in Island Park.
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will restrict travel through the Sakonnet River channel for approximately one month, starting Monday, March 12.
The strong Nor’easter, which caused havoc along the entire east coast this weekend, caused significant damage to the new Portsmouth Dog Park.
The Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) recently reached its goal to purchase Little Creek, a former dairy farm in Portsmouth.
The Common Fence Point Improvement Association (CFPIA) held a Lap of Love walk Sunday to support and raise funds for victims of the fire on Feb. 7.
The Common Fence Point Improvement Association (CFPIA) will hold a Lap of Love walk Sunday, snow or shine, to support fire victims.
The Common Fence Point Community will hold a couple events this weekend to benefit victims of the fire, which damaged three homes on Feb. 7.
A community group, the Common Fence Point Improvement Association, announced the identity of the body found after a fire damaged three homes on Narragansett Boulevard. Police have not confirmed the identity at this time.
While more challenging on the east coast, Portsmouth residents could look to the sky next week to see a rare “super blue blood moon.”
Nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Portsmouth or any of Newport County’s other five cities and towns have until Feb. 15 to apply for $265,000 in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation.
The Portsmouth Purple Dodge Ball Tournament, an annual event as part of the THP Project Purple Initiative, will take place Thursday. Find more out about this event here.
The town of Portsmouth will “go purple” for the 6th annual THP Project Purple Initiative from Jan. 22 to 26. Here’s how you can participate!
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.