The Latest from Portsmouth

Portsmouth resident commits to play Division I softball

PORTSMOUTH — As a star player on the Moses Brown varsity softball team, Portsmouth’s Emma Campbell has a flair for coming up big in the clutch.
Portsmouth Pop Warner cheerleaders qualify for nationals
PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Pop Warner varsity cheerleading squad is headed to Orlando, Fla. Read More
RIDOT announces Washington Bridge traffic pattern change
PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has announced a traffic pattern change for a section of the … Read More
Public brainstorms ideas in tour of vacant Portsmouth school
PORTSMOUTH — Several years ago, the Portsmouth Arts & Culture Committee pitched the idea of establishing an arts and cultural … Read More
Portsmouth High Drama Club to stage Moliere comedy
PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth High School Drama Club will present the French comedy “Tartuffe” on Thursday to Saturday, Nov. 15 to … Read More
Portsmouth tightens up rules at transfer station
PORTSMOUTH — In an attempt to clarify what’s allowed and what’s not at the town’s transfer station on Hedly Street, the Town … Read More
Portsmouth honors vets who served in post-9/11 engagements
PORTSMOUTH — In a brief ceremony that kicked off Tuesday’s Town Council meeting, 73 local veterans were recognized for their … Read More
Obituaries
Capt. Daniel B. Trocki, USN (Ret.), 86, Middletown Capt. Daniel B. Trocki, USN (Ret.), 86, of Middletown, passed away at home on November 9, 2018. He was the husband of Sandra (Wilkinson) Trocki of Middletown. Daniel was born in Brooklyn, NY, to …
Heidi Ann (Ladd) Pacheco, 49, Portsmouth Heidi Ann (Ladd) Pacheco, 49, of Portsmouth, passed away on Nov. 9, 2018. Heidi was born on Jan. 7, 1969, in Augusta, Maine to Charles Ladd and Gail (Anderson) Ladd. Heidi was the wife of Nicholas …
Sports
Portsmouth girls knocked from volleyball playoffs (photos)

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth High School girls’ volleyball team’s season ended in disappointment Wednesday when the squad was bumped from the state playoffs by Johnston High at …

Police Report
Portsmouth Police: Man pawned computer stolen from school

PORTSMOUTH — An 18-year-old local man was arrested Wednesday, Nov. 14, after police received information he recently pawned a computer tablet that had been reported stolen from the …

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