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 Junior Island Patriots Cheer team won first place in the Rhode Island Interscholastic League 2017 State Cheer Championship.
The following letter to the editor about Portsmouth Trivia Night was submitted verbatim by Portsmouth Historical Society Vice President Doug Smith.
The Portsmouth Arts Guild is seeking submissions from local artists for an upcoming non-juried show in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
Winter storm closings are starting to come in for Tuesday, March 14, in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. Check below frequently for updates.
While a Blizzard Watch is canceled, accumulating snow is still on the way for Portsmouth. How much snow will fall by Tuesday afternoon? Find out here.
The Portsmouth Emergency Management Agency released the following tips and information on how best to prepare for Tuesday’s winter storm.
The Portsmouth Town Council will discuss changing the name of upper Melville Pond and hear a presentation from Rail Explorers at its next meeting.
Looking for a new job or a better one? While businesses only posted 2 new jobs this week, it might be exactly the job you’re looking to find.
Portsmouth Press has a number of features on its website. Here’s how you can use Portsmouth Press to sell items, post events and more.
Winter is not over yet. A Blizzard Watch is in effect from late Monday night into Tuesday night, 6 days before the first day of spring.
The Tenth Gate Center for Yoga and Meditation will host a Doggie Photo Shoot next week to benefit the Portsmouth Dog Park.
Clocks spring forward on Sunday, March 12, for Daylight Saving Time. Don’t forget to change your clocks and check batteries!
How much snow fell in Portsmouth as of Friday morning? Find out here and tell us your guesses in the comment section below!
Despite snow Friday, the 61st annual Newport St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held Saturday, March 11. Heading to the parade? Here’s what you need to know.
Ann R. (Gill) Hibbard, 84, of Prudence Island, left this earth on March 3. Family and friends are invited to calling hours at Connors Funeral Home.