Rep introduces legislation banning bump stocks
Rep. Robert E. Craven (D-Dist. 32, North Kingstown) has introduced legislation (2018-H 7075) banning “bump stocks” on semi-automatic firearms.Read more.
DEM announces grants for food, farming businesses
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced recently that $380,000 is available to help grow Rhode Island farmRead more.
Island Park history lecture to be held in January
The town historian will present a lecture in January entitled, "Island Park 1898-1938: An Important Era in Portsmouth’s History."Read more.
Local senior living community hosts story-sharing event
Local senior living community Atria Aquidneck Place welcomed friends and family members to join residents and staff for Better Together,Read more.
Bill would repay town for patrolling Narragansett Bay
Rep. Julie A. Casimiro (D-Dist. 31, North Kingstown, Exeter) has reintroduced legislation (2018-H 7100) that would direct the Department ofRead more.
NOW HIRING: The Kent Center, Cumberland Farms
Looking for a job or a new career in the new year? The following businesses, including the Kent Center andRead more.
MLK Jr. Day torch run to begin in Portsmouth
The Newport County branch of the NAACP will hold its Martin Luther King Jr. celebration, “A Day On, Not Off,”Read more.
Meet Sarahbeth, adoptable cat of the week
Meet Sarahbeth, a brown tiger and white domestic longhair mix, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League forRead more.