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Happy Passover!
Happy Passover! Source: Portsmouth Free Public Library
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Thirty-five years ago, 79-year-old Guthrie Nicholson was still spending his free…
Thirty-five years ago, 79-year-old Guthrie Nicholson was still spending his free time climbing telephone poles. The Black Point Farm resident
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Happy Passover, Portsmouth!
Happy Passover, Portsmouth!
Portsmouth Press wishes a happy Passover to all those celebrating today beginning at sunset. 
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New group in Common Fence Point plans cleanups
Don’t forget: A newly formed group, Common Fence Point Global Awareness Local Action-CFP GALA, is hosting a Good Friday Earth
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Warrant arrests top police reports, April 16
Warrant arrests top police reports, April 16
The Portsmouth Police Department announced the following warrant arrests from April 16. All arrest reports are provided by the police
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Obituary: Capt. Edward T. Lynch, Jr., USN (ret.)., 79, of Portsmouth
Obituary: Capt. Edward T. Lynch, Jr., USN (ret.)., 79, of Portsmouth
Capt. Edward T. Lynch, Jr., USN (ret.)., 79, of Portsmouth, RI, passed away on April 14, 2019, at home surrounded
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Portsmouth Police deal with DWIs, larceny
Here’s the latest police report. Portsmouth Police deal with DWIs, larceny Here are some highlights from the Portsmouth Police report
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Forty years ago, 11-year-old Vicki Borden donated a new flag to Town Clerk Ernes…
Forty years ago, 11-year-old Vicki Borden donated a new flag to Town Clerk Ernest Platt after learning that the town’s
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Quick recovery: Forty years ago, 21-year-old Raymond Anthony of Portsmouth compl…
Quick recovery: Forty years ago, 21-year-old Raymond Anthony of Portsmouth completed the 26-mile Boston Marathon in just two hours, 44
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PHOTOS: Surprise morning rainbow over Portsmouth
PHOTOS: Surprise morning rainbow over Portsmouth
Several Portsmouth residents awoke to a surprise rainbow Thursday morning. View the photos here. 
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Portsmouth Historical Society announces Trivia Contest winners
The Portsmouth Historical Society’s 3rd annual Portsmouth History Trivia contest was held at the Valley Inn last Thursday with four
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Portsmouth, CFP to hold Easter Egg Hunts
Portsmouth, CFP to hold Easter Egg Hunts
Both the town of Portsmouth and Common Fence Point will hold Easter Egg Hunts in April. Find out more information
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