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Governor Raimondo tours Portsmouth Middle School

PORTSMOUTH — Gov. Gina Raimondo got an earful from teachers, administrators and students on what physical improvements they’d like to see at Portsmouth Middle School during a …
East Bay Co-op edges Lasalle-Moses Brown Co-op 3-2 in game one, leads series 1-0
The East Bay Co-op upset LaSalle/Moses Brown Co-op 3-2 in the opener of the Division I Championship series at Brown’s Meehan … Read More
Eagles defeat Patriots in first game of hockey semifinals
The Barrington High School boys hockey team defeated Portsmouth High School in game one of the Division-II hockey semifinal on … Read More
East Bay girls hockey team focused on championship
The East Bay co-op girls ice hockey team is hoping to cap a successful season with a state championship trophy. The Eagles team, … Read More
East Bay girls skate into hockey championship series
The East Bay co-op girls hockey team will play in the state championship finals series after the Eagles defeated the Mt. St. Charles … Read More
Portsmouth boys’ hockey team advances to D-II semis
PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth’s Christian Schenck made up for lost time when he scored three goals in the opening game of the … Read More
Top-seeded Barrington sweeps Lincoln-E.P. from D-II hockey playoffs
The 2017-18 season for the Lincoln-East Providence High School boys’ hockey co-op team came to an end last weekend in the … Read More
Police Report
Portsmouth Police charge two with driving while intoxicated
PORTSMOUTH — Here are some more highlights from the Portsmouth Police log from over the past week. Wednesday, March 7 Natacha … Read More
Alleged Portsmouth porch package pirate is arrested
PORTSMOUTH — A woman who was caught on surveillance video allegedly stealing a package from the porch of a home on Wapping Road has … Read More
Portsmouth Police: AK-47 rifle stolen from home
PORTSMOUTH — Portsmouth Police are investigating the theft of an AK-47 semi-automatic rifle that was reported stolen from a North … Read More
Margaret Crosson Dunn, 93, Portsmouth Margaret Crosson Dunn, 93, of Portsmouth, R.I. passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 at Brookdale Sakonnet Bay. She was born on May 27, 1924 in Fall River, Mass., the daughter of the late James F. …
Ruth Eleanor (Killam) Cottrell, 93, Portsmouth Ruth Eleanor (Killam) Cottrell was born in Boston on Jan. 26, 1924, and passed away on Dec. 24, 2017. She was the wife of James F. Cottrell, mother of David, Donna, Lorrie, Janette and Jennifer; and …
Rodney S. Santos, 52, Prudence Island Rodney Scott Santos, 52, of Prudence Island, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence surrounded by the warmth of his family and loved …

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