Portsmouth History: “Modern Design” & Clothing Manufacturing in Gilded Age Portsmouth, Ohio

Portsmouth History: “Modern Design” & Clothing Manufacturing in Gilded Age Portsmouth, Ohio

The Sanford, Varner & Co. factory building at the southwestern corner of Third and Chillicothe streets has its origins in America’s Gilded A...

May 31st, 2020 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

The Scioto County Children Services Board will hold their regular Board meeting on Monday,June 1, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. at the Children Services Agency, B...

May 29th, 2020 |  


President Reagan’s favorite macaroni and cheese

1/2 lb. macaroni -boil in water, drainStir in: 1 t. butter1 egg3 c. grated sharp cheese (reserve 1/2 cup for top)Put in buttered casserole. Mix togeth...

May 24th, 2020 |  



Portsmouth History: B. Glockner on Market Street

Portsmouth History: B. Glockner on Market Street

The B. Glockner Building at 206 Market Street illustrates the contribution of German immigrants to the nineteenth-century development of Portsmouth, O...

May 24th, 2020 |  


Portsmouth History: Eclipse Livery Building

Portsmouth History: Eclipse Livery Building

With its two large arched entryways facing Second Street, the Eclipse Livery Building (now the home of Wright’s Farm Center) was constructed by ...

May 17th, 2020 |  


Portsmouth History: John Dice

Portsmouth History: John Dice

A native of Germany, John Dice was born in 1841 and immigrated to Cincinnati, Ohio with his parents at the age of five. When thirteen years old, ̶...

May 10th, 2020 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

The Portsmouth Civil Service Commission will meet on Monday,May 11, 2020 at 1:30 P.M. in the conference room of the City Health Department at 605 Was...

May 8th, 2020 |  


Portsmouth History: Thomas Gaylord

Portsmouth History: Thomas Gaylord

Thomas Gould Gaylord provided the capital and entrepreneurial drive to establish Portsmouth as a major center for iron manufacturing, securing his pig...

May 3rd, 2020 |  


Tie Dye Slime

Peace, love and slime! Here’s a far out idea for craft time: tie dye slime made with ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda. Mix and match colors f...

May 3rd, 2020 |  


Pet of the Week: Boo

Pet of the Week: Boo

Boo is a 4-year-old cat that was rescued by Keldon Bowling in October of 2016. Bowling said she found her on the side of Duck Run Road as a kitten and...

May 3rd, 2020 |