Portsmouth Town Historian Jim Garman will present a lecture entitled “Guns, Boats, Bullets and Booze” about the Prohibition Era in Newport County.
Looking to buy a new home? The following 13 homes in Portsmouth were listed on Zillow in the past week. Check them out here.
Meet “Jana,” our adoptable dog of the week. Jana, a purebred German Shepherd, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
The Dr. Robert A. Davidson Charitable Fund will present “Broadway From Then ‘Til Now 7,” a concert of Broadway show tunes, old and new, at the high school.
Have you ever dreamed of running your own fully operational frozen yogurt shop? Here’s your chance in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
Charles L. Cronin, 78, died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at his West Warwick home. Cronin was the CFO for the Raytheon Co., including the Portsmouth division.
Members of the Portsmouth community showed their good sportsmanship at a dodgeball tournament Friday night as part of the THP Project Purple Initiative.
Looking for a new job or a better one? Here’s a list of local Portsmouth businesses hiring for new jobs posted this week.
Racing a horse on a highway? A $5 fine for swearing? House Majority Whip John G. Edwards thinks it’s time to look at some outdated Rhode Island laws.
Rep. Dennis M. Canario has introduced legislation that would require a family investigation before placing an abused or neglected child with grandparents.
Former state Rep. Raymond E. Gallison, Jr., 64, of Bristol, former House Finance Committee chairman, was arraigned on 9 charges Friday in federal court.
Members of the Computer Crimes Unit/Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested a Portsmouth man Thursday on child pornography charges.
Portsmouth police arrested several drivers on driving under the influence (DUI) charges this week following different traffic stops.
The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will reopen Conditional Area B in Upper Narragansett Bay for shellfish harvesting.
Ray Rickman will discuss “How to Talk About Slavery” at a special upcoming presentation at the Portsmouth Free Public Library, located at 2658 East Main Road.
Common Fence Music announces its concert schedule for the spring 2017 season, the first season to be curated by its new artistic director, Erin Young.
Meet “Leo,” our adoptable dog of the week. Leo, an American Staffordshire Terrier mix, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.