The RITBA announced the following construction updates for the Mt. Hope Bridge and the old Sakonnet River Bridge, starting Monday, March 20.
Last year, the town of Portsmouth received a $10,000 RI Foundation grant to help create a dog park in a 2-acre section of Melville Park.
Applications for community grants from the Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund at Newport Hospital are now available.
The Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) has created a $100,000 challenge grant to purchase Spruce Acres Farm, a 22.8-acre property in Middletown and Portsmouth.
Friends are remembering a retired Salve Regina University professor whose body was found on Teddy’s Beach Wednesday as an “amazing man” and “avid kayaker.”
What’s happening this week? Here’s looking ahead at events and meetings happening this week from Monday, Feb. 13, to Sunday, Feb. 19.
The Portsmouth Historical Society recently thanked donors, who helped restore the oldest one-room schoolhouse in Rhode Island.
Members of the Portsmouth community showed their good sportsmanship at a dodgeball tournament Friday night as part of the THP Project Purple Initiative.
While traditional tobacco use decreased, vaping and e-cigarette use increased, according to the Youth Substance Abuse Needs Assessment.
The Potter League for Animals, an open-admission animal shelter that serves all of Aquidneck Island, has named a new executive director.
What’s happening this week? Here’s looking ahead at events and meetings happening this week from Monday, Jan. 23, to Sunday, Jan. 29.
The Portsmouth Town Council will discuss repairs to the ferry dock and a request for a zoning change at its next meeting on Monday, Jan. 23.
Several Portsmouth residents attended the Women’s Rally in Providence, one of hundreds (maybe more) held throughout the world Saturday.
The Portsmouth Prevention Coalition will be at a local business today, Saturday, giving away various items for the 5th annual THP Project Purple Initiative being held from Jan. 23 to 27.
Registration is now open for Save The Bay’s Lighthouse Tours, which offers tours of more than 2 dozen historic lighthouse sites in Narragansett Bay.
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.