Portsmouth Water and Fire District will hold an election in June. Find out more about the election here. 
Letter to Editor: John Vitkevich seeks write-in
John Vitkevich submitted the following letter to editor verbatim, asking residents to write in his name as tax collector during the
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A Portsmouth police officer rescued baby ducks from a storm drain Sunday morning on Prospect Farm Road. View the photos of the rescue and ducklings here.
Portsmouth police officer rescues baby ducks
A Portsmouth police officer rescued baby ducks from a storm drain Sunday morning on Prospect Farm Road. View the photos
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The Government Finance Officers Association for the United States and Canada (GFOA) recently awarded the town of Portsmouth with a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting. 
LED streetlight conversion project forum to be held
The town of Portsmouth will display an informational exhibit in Town Hall in June to inform the public of the
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Do you know this chicken? Portsmouth police are searching for its owner, but that didn't stop local residents from asking - did it cross the road? 
Fowl play? Local residents react to lost chicken
Do you know this chicken? Portsmouth police are searching for its owner, but that didn't stop local residents from asking
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The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Almy Pond in Newport and Melville Ponds in Portsmouth due to blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) bloom in the ponds.
RIDOH, DEM: Avoid contact with Sisson Pond
The RIDOH and RIDEM are advising people to avoid contact with Sisson Pond due to blue-green algae (or cyanobacteria) blooms.
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Meet Lily, a domestic shorthair mix, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
Meet Lily, adoptable cat of the week
Meet Lily, a domestic shorthair mix, who is currently available for adoption at the Potter League for Animals.
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