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.
Like any state that’s been around for 350 years, Rhode Island has amassed a lot of outdated, obsolete or downright archaic legislation — and House Majority Whip John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) is looking to wipe them out one by one.
Crank phone call charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 23-24. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
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.
Rep. Dennis M. Canario (D-Dist. 71, Portsmouth, Little Compton, Tiverton) has introduced legislation (2018-H 7216) that would exempt disabled citizens and residents over 59 years old who cannot drive from paying a fee for identification cards issued by the Division of Motor Vehicles.
Meet Sam, our adoptable dog of the week. Sam, a shepherd mix, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
Simple assault charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 19-22. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
At this time, the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) does not expect the shutdown of the federal government to have an immediate impact on local WIC services.
Some Naval services will remain open during the federal shutdown, announced Naval Station Newport Sunday.
Looking for a job or a new career? The following businesses, including Raytheon and the Portsmouth School District, are hiring for the following jobs.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces a new, mandatory education and certification program for everyone who commercially harvests and lands shellfish in Rhode Island.
Clean Ocean Access will appear before the Town Council meeting on Monday and request a public hearing for the draft of a plastic bag ordinance.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will stock ponds across Rhode Island this month with about 4,200 brook and rainbow trout for the winter trout fishing season.
Meet Bee, a domestic shorthair mix, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals in Middletown, Rhode Island.
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 18-19. Featured below are the reports provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
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!