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Dissatisfied by the lack of revenue generated by the Melville Campground operations, the Town Council decided last spring to put the management operations out to bid.

Portsmouth selects Melville Campground operator

Portsmouth selects Melville Campground operator

PORTSMOUTH — WP Management Group, LLC, which owns and operates Whispering Pines Campground in Hope Valley and the Ashaway RV Resort, was unanimously selected by the Town Council Monday night to run the Melville Ponds Campground operations. Dissatisfied by the lack of revenue being generated by the town-owned campground, the council decided last spring to heed

Bunny Miller points to the area where a dog park is planned at Melville Park. Ms. Miller is chairwoman of the Portsmouth Dog Park Planning Committee.

Fund-raising begins for Portsmouth dog park

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Dog Park Planning Committee is ready to receive donations toward the construction of an off-leash park at the entrance to Melville Park off Bradford Road. The Town of Portsmouth has opened a restricted-receipt account at the Savings Institute Bank & Trust at 1430 East Main Road in Portsmouth for that purpose.


Portsmouth school hosts benefit 5K Friday night

PORTSMOUTH — Like many Portsmouth residents, Kelly Kidd never knew much about the oasis of wooded trails behind the school her child attends — Melville Elementary School. “I love trails and our neighbor told us about it,” Ms. Kidd said of Melville Park. “Last year we kind of walked it with the kids. I run through