Always on his mind

Always on his mind

Each year the week before Easter we find ourselves perched, if you will, on the Mount of Olives looking toward the Holy City of Jerusalem, trying to i...

April 8th, 2022 |  


It’s what you didn’t do

It’s what you didn’t do

David was a self-employed businessman; a logger and sawmill owner. He was in his mid-fifties when he was admitted to Hospice with terminal cancer. I e...

April 8th, 2022 |  


It’s the morals America

It’s the morals America

A recently conducted poll found that most adult Americans have a negative view of the youth and attribute kids’ faults to a lack of moral founda...

April 8th, 2022 |  



Phil Dirt and the Dozers come to town

Phil Dirt and the Dozers come to town

PORTSMOUTH — Quality entertainment is returning to Portsmouth at a rapid rate, post-pandemic, as is evidenced by the recent slate of shows and c...

April 6th, 2022 |  


Healthier salad makes barbecues better

Healthier salad makes barbecues better

Warm weather beckons people outdoors. Al fresco dining offers a chance to spend even more time outdoors, and many people will attest that no outdoor g...

April 3rd, 2022 |  


Portsmouth Public Library Book Recommendations

The Portsmouth Public Library would like to recommend these book titles. Each title is available to borrow with your library card! For more book recom...

April 3rd, 2022 |  


Where courage abounds

Where courage abounds

It was the English statesman Sir Edmund Burke who said, “But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possi...

April 1st, 2022 |  


Grow in grace and knowledge

Grow in grace and knowledge

If you’ve ever planted a garden, you know that the only way it can grow properly is if they are carefully nurtured. In order to have good flower...

April 1st, 2022 |  


Did I ask you for your advice?

Did I ask you for your advice?

This week I’m not writing about a hospice patient; I’m confessing my sins. I confess that giving unsolicited advice and making premature s...

April 1st, 2022 |  


PLT presents: 12 Angry Women

PLT presents: 12 Angry Women

PORTSMOUTH – The Portsmouth Little Theater is set to debut “12 Angry Women” Friday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m.The play will run April 1 a...

March 31st, 2022 |