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Portsmouth's Downtown Historic District has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and local and state leaders could not be happier. [Read More]
The third annual Portsmouth PRIDE celebration will take place Saturday, and organizers hope thousands of people from throughout New England will attend to celebrate the... [Read More]
The second floor of a Portsmouth Avenue duplex unit sustained significant damage during a one-alarm fire Thursday evening.The fire was reported at 6:45 p.m. at... [Read More]
Residents attended a meeting to meet the candidates in the Portsmouth Sheriff race. [Read More]
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A Norfolk man was found guilty of robbing and killing Terrance Johnson in a Portsmouth court Thursday. [Read More]
Members of the New Parking Garage Building Committee spent close to 90 minutes Thursday trying to agree on ways to cut the price of the... [Read More]
Three candidates for Portsmouth Sheriff are getting in front of voters Thursday. Incumbent Sheriff Bill Watson will face off against challengers Michael Moore and Glenn... [Read More]
We've teamed up with the University of Portsmouth's A Vision of Britain Through Time to compare data as part of our Wigan Pier Project, following... [Read More]
Of all the historic military engagements in Hampton Roads, the battle at Portsmouth's Craney Island may be the least familiar to many. But it was... [Read More]
Portsmouth police have logged about 375 license plate thefts so far this year –higher than the 334 tallied in all of 2016. Police can't yet... [Read More]
For Pip Clews and Jen Scumaci, Saturday's Portsmouth Pride celebration is personal.Clews helped organize Portsmouth's first Pride event two years ago. Participating in the march... [Read More]
The jury recommended Rufus Dillard, 22, serve life in prison, plus 13 years. Circuit Judge William Moore Jr. will sentence him later this year. [Read More]
Ida Kay's Portsmouth: Ida discusses Aaron Kelley's efforts to place stone markers at historic squares, which she says is a great way to promote the... [Read More]
A man could spend the rest of his life behind bars for murdering his cousin in Portsmouth. [Read More]
La Salle senior DJ Principe was named the Gatorade R.I. boys runner of the year on Thursday while Portsmouth sophomore Nikki Merrill took home the... [Read More]
Before it starts, a bell choir will perform patriotic music. Then, a cast of parishioners will perform a "mini-drama" about the signing of the Declaration... [Read More]
Police and animal control officers rescued 11 baby opossums, six baby squirrels, kittens and cats, a pet pig, a baby bird and a baby raccoon... [Read More]
Portsmouth High School sophomore Nikki Merrill was named the girls track and field Gatorate Athlete of the Year in Rhode Island on Thursday morning. [Read More]
June 205:47 a.m.: Assisted firefighters with a medical call.8:56 a.m.: Wallet found on Lafayette Road.10:09 a.m.: Responded to Rite Aid on Islington Street for a... [Read More]