Melville Elementary School invites you to its “Why Knot?” comedy night taking place this Friday, Jan. 27. Tickets are now available to purchase.
Joan Fields Handy, 91, of Portsmouth, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Silver Creek Nursing Home in Bristol, R.I.
You’re invited to learn more about the future Mt. Hope Park at a special event on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at Portsmouth Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road.
The Portsmouth Police Department will hold a Citizens Police Academy, beginning Tuesday, March 7. Applications for the academy are now available.
While traditional tobacco use decreased, vaping and e-cigarette use increased, according to the Youth Substance Abuse Needs Assessment.
Portsmouth police will assist the Middletown Police Department with a special community event, entitled “Social Media Awareness Night.”
The Potter League for Animals, an open-admission animal shelter that serves all of Aquidneck Island, has named a new executive director.
Raymond E. Gallison, Jr., 64, of Bristol, former state representative and House Finance Committee chairman, has agreed to plead guilty on several charges.
What’s happening this week? Here’s looking ahead at events and meetings happening this week from Monday, Jan. 23, to Sunday, Jan. 29.
The Portsmouth Town Council will discuss repairs to the ferry dock and a request for a zoning change at its next meeting on Monday, Jan. 23.
Looking for a new job or a better one? Here’s a list of local Portsmouth businesses hiring for new jobs posted this week.
Fraudulent check charges topped this week’s following police reports, which were provided by the Portsmouth Police Department.
The Common Fence Point Improvement Association was amongst several Rhode Island organizations to receive a State Cultural Facilities Grants recently.
Several Portsmouth residents attended the Women’s Rally in Providence, one of hundreds (maybe more) held throughout the world Saturday.
The National Weather Service (NWS), Taunton office, has issued a Flood Watch for the Portsmouth area due to heavy rain starting Monday afternoon.
The Portsmouth Prevention Coalition will be at a local business today, Saturday, giving away various items for the 5th annual THP Project Purple Initiative being held from Jan. 23 to 27.
A Portsmouth man was sentenced Friday in Superior Court after pleading guilty to 2015 charges of murdering his girlfriend.