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  • Virginia Beach
    Swept away towards Phish in Portsmouth, VA
    After spending the day enjoying the lush green pastures of a small-town park somewhere in northeastern North Carolina, Kevin Coughlin and I found ourselves racing to make it to Virginia to check out the scene at the famed Virginia Beach.Pulling up...
  • NH woman found not guilty for stealing dog.
    NH woman accused of stealing dog found not guilty
    A New Hampshire woman who was charged with receiving stolen property and theft of lost property has been acquitted, according to Seacoast Online. Alice Giordano, a 47 year old woman from Portsmouth, was found not guilty for stealing a dog after a...
  • Emerson Tweet Obamacare
    State Rep boasts about Obamacare subsidies. Mocks those who don't qualify
    A conversation ensued last night on Twitter regarding Obamacare in which Democrat Representative Reba Emerson-Brown (Portsmouth) claimed how much she loves Obamacare: “My ACA insurance card arrived! Thanks to Obamacare I now have an Rx plan ...
  • Emerson tweet
    NH House Rep Emerson-Brown tweets mind-numbing stupidity
    This morning Democrat State Representative Rebecca Emerson-Brown (she goes by @RebaEmerson on Twitter) retweeted the following from CNN’s David Frum: “The sad truth is: many gun owners aren’t very good at owning guns. Good at...
  • Historic Portsmouth Harbor Light, New Castle NH
    Exploring Portsmouth Harbor Light is highlight of visit to New Castle, NH
    Wentworth By the Sea, a historic grand resort on the tiny island of New Castle just across from Portsmouth, New Hampshire, sits in the midst of history. New Castle island, was one of the earliest settlements in the state, and Portsmouth, I...
  • Wentworth By the Sea, New Castle NH
    Wentworth By the Sea, New Hampshire's grand resort, has place in history, hearts
    Ask just about anyone who grew up in New Hampshire and they wax nostalgic about spending holidays at Wentworth By the Sea, a grand resort hotel that has graced the shore, perched on a promontory on tiny New Castle, an island just off of Portsmouth...
  • Virginia police officer charged with starving retired police horse to death
    Virginia police officer charged with starving retired police horse to death
    Portsmouth Police Officer Brian Davis and his wife Jennifer Davis were charged on Tuesday for animal cruelty in the starvation death of their former horse. Officer Davis, 34, was assigned to the K-9 Unit, and has been temporarily transferred to an...
  • Inside the Roy Rogers Memory's Museum
    Nearby Roy Rogers Festival Celebrates the Cincinnati-born Star
    Many people visit Portsmouth annually for the Roy Rogers Festival (in its 30th year) where his life and film legacy are celebrated. Generations are familiar with his films including: Under Western Stars (1938) and My Pal Trigger (1946) as well as...
  • Alex and Butch from Earth Eagle Brewing
    Don't miss the grand opening for Earth Eagle Brewing - TODAY
    After a great deal of planning and hard work, Alex McDonald anButch Heilshorn will be opening the tasting room doors for Earth Eagle Brewing at noon. Stop in today for the GRAND OPENING to enjoy some samples and take home growlers (1- and 2-liter...
  • Curious George
    Portsmouth children's museum: last weekend for Curious George exhibit
    September 23 is the final day for the Curious George exhibit at the Portsmouth Children's Museum. It is a fun, interactive, and educational display that allows kids to explore principals in science, engineering, and math through play. The...
  • VA sports museum
    Horse Racing Family Fun Day
    The Virginia Sports Hall of Famepresents Horse Racing Family Fun Day Saturday, June 2 from 11:00am until 4:00pm. Participants can win prizes as they play games and demonstrate their sports skills.The event will culminate with a book signing by the...
  • Romney and Paul
    Romney speaks to small gathering in New Hampshire
    Presidential candidate Mitt Romney addressed a small gathering of supporters at the Portsmouth fishing pier this morning.An older crowd of approximately two hundred people dodged about thirty vocal Obama supporters as they crossed the Peirce...
  • Portsmouth Grange
    Granges in Rhode Island
    Granges offer leadership development for local community service projects within their theme of "American Values, Hometown Roots." Granges also offer a legislative voice through grassroots advocacy. While Granges are non-partisan, they...
  • Neglected dog in Ohio returned to owner sparks anger
    Neglected dog returned to owner in Ohio sparks outrage
    UPDATE 1/16/12: Here is the link to the articlewritten by the Portsmouth Daily Times after their interview with Tyson's owner. The slideshow (left) shows pictures of Tyson taken today. It has been decided that he will be left in the care of...
  • Paintings by Manchester artist stolen from local gallery
    Paintings by Manchester artist stolen from local gallery
    Cindy Rizza and her friends thought she had made a big sale when they saw that three of Rizza’s colorful lawn chair paintings were missing from Three Graces Gallery during Friday night’s ‘Art ‘Round Town’ event....