Several Portsmouth government offices and organizations will be closed for the New Year’s Day holiday. Check here to find out what’s closed for the holiday.
While still a little more than a day away, the town of Portsmouth has announced its Christmas tree pickup schedule. Here’s a look at when your Christmas tree will be picked up in town.
Portsmouth Police Officer Maddie Pirri took Seth Dame, a well-known Special Olympics athlete and local resident, on a ride in her police cruiser Friday.
The 2017-2018 session of the Rhode Island General Assembly is scheduled to begin Tuesday, Jan. 3, with a swearing-in ceremony.
Mary “Ann” Hall, age 73, of Portsmouth, passed peacefully, on December 28, 2016 at the Grand Islander Nursing Home in Middletown after a long illness.
Edna North, of Portsmouth, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was the wife of the late Arthur S. North.
Portsmouth High School (PHS) will start off the new year with a Science and Engineering Fair and STEAM Expo at the high school.
The Portsmouth Abbey has announced funeral services for the late Father Edmund Adams, who died Saturday, Dec. 24, at Newport Hospital.
Lorraine Lena (Swazey) Cook, 87, of Lenox, MA formerly of Portsmouth, RI, passed away peacefully at home on December 25, 2016.
Domina’s Agway announced the winner of its Pet Photos with Santa contest Wednesday. Only one problem – they need your help finding the winner.
Meet “Lola,” our adoptable dog of the week. Lola, a brown Chihuahua and Dachshund mix, is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
Here’s a look at 5 suggested activities in Portsmouth for parents and children to do this week off from school (classes start again Tuesday, Jan. 3).
While snow might fall in the northern areas of the state Thursday, the Portsmouth area will see rain and high winds, according to the NWS.
Kevin James Medeiros, age 22, of Portsmouth, died Saturday, December 24, 2016 at home from an accidental overdose.
Sheila A. Dennis, 77, of Stockton Drive, Middletown, RI, died peacefully at home on Monday, December 26, 2016 with her family by her side.
A wind advisory is in effect for the town of Portsmouth and surrounding areas, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
Looking for a new job or a better job in the new year? Here’s a list of local Portsmouth businesses hiring for 20 new jobs posted this week.