Posted on: November 18, 2016

Shop Local Portsmouth! Black Friday Guide

The time is upon us once again – the leaves have changed color, there is a crisp chill in the air, a turkey is roasting golden in the oven and Aunt Mildred has had way too much wine; it’s the Thanksgiving Holiday

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Legend Brewing Company Announces Portsmouth, Va. Expansion

Legend Brewing Company’s Owner & Founder, Thomas Martin, signed the lease for the company’s next phase on Sept. 27, 2016

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Portsmouth’s Female Entrepreneur Movement

A stroll along Portsmouth’s cobbled streets reveals a scenic waterfront, trendy cafes and shops, and a rich historical past. But many tourists and residents don’t realize the City’s best-kept secret.

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

Portsmouth’s Maritime Industry: The Future

There’s one other aspect to Portsmouth’s potential as a port facility that promises to be a game changer of epic proportion

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

The Perfect Space for your Dream Business? It Just Might Be in Olde Towne Portsmouth

Got an idea for a restaurant? Olde Towne Portsmouth has a space for you

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Portsmouth Public Library Locations to Open at 1 p.m. on December 8th

On Thursday, December 8th, all Portsmouth Public Library locations will be closed in the morning and will open at 1 p.m. Due to scheduled staff in-service and training sessions

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Don’t disqualify yourself—Register with FEMA today!

As the Hampton, Portsmouth, and Suffolk localities join the four existing cities eligible for federal and Commonwealth disaster aid, residents with damage who haven’t registered directly with FEMA, need to do so before the January 3, 2017 deadline

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Public Open House Invitation

The Public is invited to an open house to learn about the new transfer station to be built in the City of Portsmouth.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Holiday Home Decorating Tips

With the holidays quickly approaching, the Portsmouth Police Department wishes to remind citizens of several tips that can help them stay safe while decorating their home this holiday season.

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Children’s Christmas Parade & 19th Annual Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival

On Saturday, December 10th, The City of Portsmouth will host the inaugural Children’s Christmas Parade at 10am along High Street. Stick around after the parade as the sounds of the season come alive for the 19th Annual Olde Towne Holiday Music Festival.

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Governor McAuliffe Announces Hampton, Portsmouth and Suffolk Approved for FEMA Disaster Aid

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced over the weekend that Portsmouth - along with Hampton and Suffolk - has been added to the federal government’s “Individual Assistance” disaster declaration to help with damages caused by Hurricane Matthew last month.

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Over 100 Citizens Give Input at Portsmouth Comprehensive Plan Update Workshops

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Portsmouth planning officials asked for citizen input as they update the City’s comprehensive plan, and it got just that. More than 100 people showed up at the two public workshops offered on Nov. 10.

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Portsmouth Public Library Announces Food for Fines Drive

Portsmouth Public Library, in partnership with the Food Pantry at Oasis Social Ministry, announces its annual Food for Fines Drive from November 14 through December 10.

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

The Department of Public Utilities’ Annual Water Quality Report is Available

The Department of Public Utilities’ Annual Water Quality Report is Available

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