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 was the beloved husband to Eileen (Tingley) Palmer for 39 beautiful years. For 30 years, Leon worked at the Naval Education Training Center, Newport, R.I, starting his career as a […]
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. Costa was born November 23, 1941 in Fall River, MA. He is the son of the late John and the late Sarah (Furtado) Costa. He married Ruth A (Botelho) Costa […]
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Two individuals were transported to the hospital Thursday for treatment of injuries after a serious motor vehicle crash on East Main Road. At 11:50 a.m., Portsmouth police were dispatched to East Main Road at Bramans Lane for a reported serious motor vehicle accident. Two vehicles were involved in the crash: a Ford […]
In the season of giving, the Newport Polo Club is reaching out to the nonprofit community for nominations of civic or charitable organizations for consideration as the beneficiary for its 18th annual charity gala
A domestic assault charge topped the Portsmouth police report on Dec. 5. Featured below is the report provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.