In the last 10 days, Rhode Island has seen significant increases in the amount of norovirus, flu, and other respiratory illnesses circulating throughout the state. The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is urging everyone to practice good health habits to prevent the spread of illnesses.
Health Dept. urges residents to practice healthy habits
In the last 10 days, Rhode Island has seen significant increases in the amount of norovirus, flu, and other respiratory
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After searching through the remains of a fire that damaged three homes early Wednesday, officials discovered one set of human remains.
DUI charges top police reports, Jan. 9-10
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 9-10. Featured below are the reports provided by
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Obituary: Henry D. Silvia, Jr., 96, of Tiverton
Henry D. Silvia, Jr., age 96, of Tiverton, RI, died Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Newport Hospital in Newport, RI.
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The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising residents to not feed or have food sources available that can be easily accessed by coyotes or other wildlife.
Portsmouth to host informational meeting about coyotes
The town of Portsmouth will hold an informational meeting about coyotes next week at Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road.
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Christine Isabella McDonald
Obituary: Christine Isabella McDonald of Middletown
Christine Isabella McDonald was a lifelong resident of Middletown, RI. She formerly resided at 469 Aquidneck Avenue, West House and
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With the potential for flooding this weekend, Town Council President Keith Hamilton urges Portsmouth residents to help clear drains around town.
Town Council president asks residents to help clear storm drains
With the potential for flooding this weekend, Town Council President Keith Hamilton urges Portsmouth residents to help clear drains around
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KOC to hold free throw championship
The Knights of Columbus Father Christopher S. Rooney Council, No. 3618, will hold a free throw championship in January in Portsmouth.
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After searching through the remains of a fire that damaged three homes early Wednesday, officials discovered one set of human remains.
DUI charge top police reports, Jan. 8-9
Driving under the influence (DUI) charges topped Portsmouth police reports from Jan. 8-9. Featured below are the reports provided by
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Portsmouth Police RI
Portsmouth Police RIPMpMon, 20 Aug 2018 16:12:27 -040012Monday 28, 2017 2:40 -04:00Aug
The Portsmouth Police Department, during a 4 hour period this morning, have issued 25 motorists a traffic violation summons for failure to stop at a crosswalk for a pedestrian. The Portsmouth Police utilized police officers wearing civilian clothes to enter the crosswalk on Turnpike Avenue, near the Portsmouth High School, and attempted to cross the street. Please keep all our pedestrians safe! Remember to yield to pedestrians crossing in our crosswalks especially now that school starts next week!
Portsmouth Fire Department Rhode Island
Portsmouth Fire Department Rhode IslandAMpMon, 13 Aug 2018 09:25:42 -040025Monday 28, 2017 2:40 -04:00Aug
Elections are coming up soon, make sure your voice is heard! You can come by the station until 4pm today to register or go online to vote.ri.gov!