2,000 feet of art – 1900’s streetcar

2,000 feet of art – 1900’s streetcar

Located along Front Street in downtown Portsmouth, the murals play an important role in the towns vitality. But despite being a staple in the history ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


City may extend moratorium on medical marijuana

On Aug. 22, 2016 the city of Portsmouth passed a resolution placing a six month moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. Council said...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


New amendment on condemned houses

New amendment on condemned houses

The city of Portsmouth is running into a problem with their condemned houses. It seems people want to live in them and that has brought about a propos...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


State sets new standards for police

While many of the new components to a statewide standard on Bias Free Policing may exist in local police protocols, the state is solidifying the stand...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The groundhog was wrong

The groundhog was wrong

In the early pre-dawn hours Saturday, I sat quietly on my deck, reading “Angels” by Dr. David Jeremiah, by way of my headlamp, and enjoyin...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Local briefs

Portsmouth Blood DriveThe Portsmouth Community blood drive scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at All Saints Episcopal Church has moved locations...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Mike Crabtree challenges Billy Spencer

Mike Crabtree challenges Billy Spencer

“Where the hell were you from 2010 to 2014 when us, God and all his cousins commented on the cell … ?,” is part of an email from Sci...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Spay Day Feb. 28

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, is World Spay Day. This event is promoted by the Humane Society of the United States and encouraged locally by the Animal Welf...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Parking: fault or no fault? Times investigates intersection of Seventh and Washington Streets in Portsmouth, Ohio

Parking: fault or no fault? Times investigates intersection of Seventh and Washington Streets in Portsmouth, Ohio

Over the weekend, the Daily Times snapped a photo of a car parked across the sidewalk on Washington Street, and barely visible to the naked eye was th...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Krogers adds Click List

Krogers adds Click List

Kroger in Portsmouth is offering customers a new way to shop that previously would have only been something dreamed up in a Back to the Future movie.T...

February 21st, 2017 |