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City tax assessor takes job in Providence - Valley Breeze

City tax assessor takes job in Providence  Valley Breeze

WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket City Tax Assessor Else Pare will leave her position next month to take a job as tax assessor of Providence effective Sept.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:53 am


No.1 Myers Park holds off No.3 Providence in season opener - HighSchoolOT

No.1 Myers Park holds off No.3 Providence in season opener  HighSchoolOT

Coming off a heartbreaking loss in the 4A State Championship, Myers Park opened up the 2019 season being ranked No.1 out west in the HSOT Top 25 Soccer ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:26 am


OPINION: The lightbulb moment that helped students get free lunch when school’s out - The Hechinger Report

OPINION: The lightbulb moment that helped students get free lunch when school’s out  The Hechinger Report

Providence PlayCorps connected kids with free lunch this summer using the idea that children will head to the parks if there's someone there to play with.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:07 am


Providence uses last year’s state semifinal loss as a motivator this season - WDHN - DothanFirst.com

Providence uses last year’s state semifinal loss as a motivator this season  WDHN - DothanFirst.com

The Raiders will host Zion Chapel in an exhibition game at Northcutt Field. The Providence Christian Eagles looking to replicate their 2018 season.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Overdose spike linked to counterfeit pills - WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Overdose spike linked to counterfeit pills  WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Health officials and first responders are on high alert after a sudden spike in overdoses. They're blaming fake pain meds.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:33 am


Providence nurses prepare to strike if contract negotiations continue to stall - The Spokesman-Review

Providence nurses prepare to strike if contract negotiations continue to stall  The Spokesman-Review

Nurses in the Providence hospital system are preparing for strikes after ten months of contract negotiations have produced little progress.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:21 am


Lake Providence Police Chief Aaron Threats passes away - Knoe.com

Lake Providence Police Chief Aaron Threats passes away  Knoe.com

LAKE PROVIDENCE, La. (KNOE) - Lake Providence Police Chief Aaron Threats has died. The mayor confirmed that Threats died around 3:30 Wednesday ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:10 am


Pinch-hit HR sinks Pawtucket - Sports - The Providence Journal

Pinch-hit HR sinks Pawtucket - Sports  The Providence Journal

MOOSIC, Pa. — A pinch-hit home run in the eighth inning by Scranton/Wilkes-Barre spoiled a strong start by Pawtucket's Kyle Hart, as the RailRiders beat the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:23 am


Prep soccer: Myers Park stops Providence in opener - Charlotte Observer

Prep soccer: Myers Park stops Providence in opener  Charlotte Observer

Myers Park High School beat rival Providence in a battle of Charlotte, NC, prep soccer powers in the Mustangs NCHSAA season opener in Mecklenburg County ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:06 am


Providence schools condition disappoints R.I. education commissioner, just before the school year starts - The Providence Journal

Providence schools condition disappoints R.I. education commissioner, just before the school year starts  The Providence Journal

“It's not up to my standards. It's not as clean as we expected, and the physical condition is worse than what people have reported.” The Providence Journal ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:36 am


Whitehouse dismisses conservative criticism over Supreme Court brief - The Providence Journal

Whitehouse dismisses conservative criticism over Supreme Court brief  The Providence Journal

U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse this week defended a Supreme Court amicus brief he wrote that's drawn outrage from conservative lawyers and politicians who ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:59 am


Strong thunderstorms sweep across RI - WPRI.com

Strong thunderstorms sweep across RI  WPRI.com

A line of strong thunderstorms moving across the state is bringing with it torrential rain, damaging winds, frequent lightning and in some areas, hail.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:42 am


Despite pending lawsuit, R.I. touts imminent launch of sports betting app - The Providence Journal

Despite pending lawsuit, R.I. touts imminent launch of sports betting app  The Providence Journal

Rhode Island and its gambling partners are trying to squash a Republican-backed constitutional challenge to legal sports betting while hitting the airwaves to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:43 pm


Providence Health patient reunites with doctor, EMTs who saved his life - Abccolumbia.com

Providence Health patient reunites with doctor, EMTs who saved his life  Abccolumbia.com

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — A patient of Providence Health in Columbia reunited Wednesday with the people who saved his life. In March, John Johnson had a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:26 pm


Former Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens to headline Thursdays Oldtime Baseball Game - The Providence Journal

Former Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens to headline Thursdays Oldtime Baseball Game  The Providence Journal

BOSTON --- Roger Clemens will take the mound at nearby St. Peter's Field on Thursday night. The former Red Sox right-hander is the headliner at the 26th ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:45 pm


Providence Water denies claims in whistleblower lawsuit - WPRI.com

Providence Water denies claims in whistleblower lawsuit  WPRI.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The city of Providence and its public water utility are denying allegations by a city worker that she tried to raise a red flag about ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:44 pm


Brady expected to take field vs. Carolina - The Providence Journal

Brady expected to take field vs. Carolina  The Providence Journal

FOXBORO — Will Thursday be the day we get a true look at the 2019 Patriots?Historically, the third preseason game is considered the dress rehearsal for the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:35 pm


Rehearsals for Trinity Rep's 'The Prince of Providence' underway - WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Rehearsals for Trinity Rep's 'The Prince of Providence' underway  WLNE-TV (ABC6)

In just a few weeks a play about Buddy Cianci's life will hit the stage at Trinity Rep.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:27 pm


Providence Folk Festival rocks on in new location - The Providence Journal

Providence Folk Festival rocks on in new location  The Providence Journal

EAST PROVIDENCE - The Providence Folk Festival is moving to East Providence this year and will feature 20 local and regional folk musicians.The festival will ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:17 pm


Nathan Carman to testify Thursday - WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Nathan Carman to testify Thursday  WLNE-TV (ABC6)

On day six of his federal civil trial, Nathan Carman is expected to testify. Carman is being sued by the companies that insured his boat "Chicken Pox" after he ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:11 pm


Neighbors blindsided by possibility of new CMS high school behind Olde Providence - WSOC Charlotte

Neighbors blindsided by possibility of new CMS high school behind Olde Providence  WSOC Charlotte

Heavy machinery continued to roll inside the normally peaceful and quiet woods Wednesday afternoon.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:06 pm


How Providence St. Joseph Health is forming an engaged digital relationship with patients: Q&A with Chief Digital Officer Aaron Martin - Becker's Hospital Review

How Providence St. Joseph Health is forming an engaged digital relationship with patients: Q&A with Chief Digital Officer Aaron Martin  Becker's Hospital Review

As the executive vice president and chief digital officer of Providence St. Joseph Health Aaron Martin is responsible for the health system's digital, web, mobile ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:52 pm


President Trump called Jews who vote for Democrats 'disloyal.' On Wednesday, Jewish leaders responded. - The Providence Journal

President Trump called Jews who vote for Democrats 'disloyal.' On Wednesday, Jewish leaders responded.  The Providence Journal

Trump spoke in the context of a controversy over Israel's decision to bar two Muslim congresswomen from an official visit to the country.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:47 pm


R.I. Fairs and Festivals: Aug. 22 weekend - The Providence Journal

R.I. Fairs and Festivals: Aug. 22 weekend  The Providence Journal

Westerly 350th Anniversary Celebration Olde Tyme Fair: Wilcox Park, 44 Broad St., Westerly. Westerly350.com. The festival will include live entertainment, swan ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:15 pm


Providence Holy Cross Health Hour - Dr. Rex Hoffman, MD, MDA, CMO - KHTS Radio

Providence Holy Cross Health Hour - Dr. Rex Hoffman, MD, MDA, CMO  KHTS Radio

On this episode, Dr. Rex Hoffman, Chief Medical Officer of Providence Holy Cross, joins the show to talk about his role at and his goals for Providence.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:59 pm


Theater in R.I., Aug. 22 weekend - The Providence Journal

Theater in R.I., Aug. 22 weekend  The Providence Journal

Opening"Hairspray": Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. 762-4545, stadiumtheatre.com. Musical comedy about a plus-size teenager who sets ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:15 pm


4 Things to do in R.I., Aug. 22 weekend - The Providence Journal

4 Things to do in R.I., Aug. 22 weekend  The Providence Journal

Get weird at NecronomiCon Providence, enjoy an Old-Time Music Picnic in Narragansett, learn to fish in Lincoln, and sing along with "Hairspray" in Woonsocket.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:11 pm


No fake 'Hamilton' tickets discovered during 3-week run - WPRI.com

No fake 'Hamilton' tickets discovered during 3-week run  WPRI.com

Some theater-goers overpaid for Hamilton tickets through broker sites, but nobody showed up at the box office with a fake ticket, according to PPAC.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:04 pm


PennDOT reopens Eagleville Road bridge in Lower Providence - The Mercury

PennDOT reopens Eagleville Road bridge in Lower Providence  The Mercury

LOWER PROVIDENCE — PennDOT has reopened the bridge carrying Eagleville Road over Eagleville Run in Lower Providence Township following the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:56 pm


Trump: Again open to strengthening gun background checks - The Providence Journal

Trump: Again open to strengthening gun background checks  The Providence Journal

Speaking to reporters as he departed the White House for Kentucky, the president said he considers gun violence a public health issue and is considering ways ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:54 pm


“Textbook Fake Community Engagement” - Prov. Student Union Leader Calls Out RIDE - UPDATED - GoLocalProv

“Textbook Fake Community Engagement” - Prov. Student Union Leader Calls Out RIDE - UPDATED  GoLocalProv

The head of the Providence Student Union is blasting the Rhode Island Department of Education for what he said was a last-minute invitation to participate in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:41 pm


Providence expands physical therapy at YMCA - Waitsburgtimes

Providence expands physical therapy at YMCA  Waitsburgtimes

WALLA WALLA—Providence Outpatient Rehabilitation is expanding its physical therapy services at the YMCA and moving its water therapy services to.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:31 pm


Providence to partner with Oregon's largest Medicaid health plan - Becker's Hospital Review

Providence to partner with Oregon's largest Medicaid health plan  Becker's Hospital Review

Providence Plan Partners, the management and administrative services arm of Providence Health Plans, will partner with managed Medicaid insurer ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:27 pm


Providence Animal Center Pet of the Week: Moonstone - The Delaware County Daily Times

Providence Animal Center Pet of the Week: Moonstone  The Delaware County Daily Times

1-year-old Female Domestic Medium Hair. Moonstone is a beautiful and confident black/white domestic medium hair cat. She wouldn't mind living with ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:15 pm


Providence Animal Center Pet of the Week: Vinnie - The Delaware County Daily Times

Providence Animal Center Pet of the Week: Vinnie  The Delaware County Daily Times

8-year-old Male Mixed Breed. Sweet, small and spunky Vinnie is patiently waiting for his forever family to meet him from the comfort of his foster home. His ideal ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:15 pm


Suspects tied to Providence shooting arrested after car crash, foot pursuit - Cranston Herald

Suspects tied to Providence shooting arrested after car crash, foot pursuit  Cranston Herald

By DANIEL KITTREDGE Narcotics and a firearm were seized following the arrest of two men who are suspected of involvement in a shooting at a Providence ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:56 pm


Providence Seaside unveils plans for new emergency rooms - Seaside Signal

Providence Seaside unveils plans for new emergency rooms  Seaside Signal

Seaside's Fred Loser remembers when things were so quiet at Providence Seaside Hospital that they would send doctors home for lack of business.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:35 pm


NUWC Division Newport department head wins Providence Business News aw - Naval Sea Systems Command

NUWC Division Newport department head wins Providence Business News aw  Naval Sea Systems Command

Vicki Comeau, head, of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport Corporate Operations Department, has been named a winner in the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:26 pm


West Nile found in mosquitoes on R.I. border - The Providence Journal

West Nile found in mosquitoes on R.I. border  The Providence Journal

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Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:05 pm


Some of Americas top zoos -- including Providences -- still use bullhooks on elephants. Thats about to change. - The Providence Journal

Some of Americas top zoos -- including Providences -- still use bullhooks on elephants. Thats about to change.  The Providence Journal

The bullhook -- a rod with a blunt or pointed hook at one end -- has been used for centuries to get elephants to do humans' bidding. And although the tool is now ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


77-year-old worlds greatest counterfeiter is heading back to prison - The Providence Journal

77-year-old worlds greatest counterfeiter is heading back to prison  The Providence Journal

The prosecutor said that Louis “The Coin” Colavecchio “is effectively unable to enjoy life without conceiving new criminal ventures.” The Providence Journal ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:53 pm


Gamecocks prepared for tough test against Providence Christian - The Southeast Sun

Gamecocks prepared for tough test against Providence Christian  The Southeast Sun

With another week of practices in the blistering heat under their belts, the New Brockton Gamecocks (0-0) have shifted focus to preparing for the season opener ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:39 pm


Severe thunderstorm watch issued for RI - News - The Providence Journal

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for RI - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE -- A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Rhode Island and parts of Massachusetts and Connecticut, according to the National ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:01 pm


Chance of showers, thunderstorms - News - The Providence Journal

Chance of showers, thunderstorms - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE -- There's a chance of showers and thunderstorms today, most likely after 7 p.m., the National Weather *Service* says."A warm front will push ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:48 am


Newport International Boat Show reconfigures its layout - The Providence Journal

Newport International Boat Show reconfigures its layout  The Providence Journal

The show takes place Sept. 12-15, but marine workers have already begun laying out temporary docks for the boats and soon will begin putting in the pilings to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:38 am


As R.I. takes control of Providence schools, teacher absenteeism seen as a concern - The Boston Globe

As R.I. takes control of Providence schools, teacher absenteeism seen as a concern  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — Of all the damning findings that researchers at Johns Hopkins University included in their review of the Providence School Department this ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:02 am


Family Matters: Hood to Coast Benefits Providence Cancer Institute - KATU

Family Matters: Hood to Coast Benefits Providence Cancer Institute  KATU

One weekend every August, thousands of runners hit the road, racing from Timberline Lodge to Seaside in the the annual Hood to Coast Relay-- all to raise ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:04 am


Cougars fall to Providence - Seymour Tribune

Cougars fall to Providence  Seymour Tribune

SEYMOUR Tuesday night's volleyball match between Trinity Lutheran, ranked No. 2 in Class 1A, and Providence, ranked No. 3 in Class 4A, was exciting as ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:17 am


RI: Arriving soon: $25M makeover at Providence Station - MassTransitMag.com

RI: Arriving soon: $25M makeover at Providence Station  MassTransitMag.com

Providence Station is set for a $25-million makeover as state officials prepare to unveil separate plans in the coming weeks for a Rhode Island Public Transit ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:00 am


Mark Patinkin: Del's photo stirs political controversy - News - The Providence Journal

Mark Patinkin: Del's photo stirs political controversy - News  The Providence Journal

Presidential candidate Andrew Yang, a Brown grad, tries to sweeten his prospects in Rhode Island — and runs smack into anti-straw purism. The Providence ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:27 am


Providence woman searches for stolen dog after her home was broken into - Turn to 10

Providence woman searches for stolen dog after her home was broken into  Turn to 10

Providence police are investigating after a woman's dog was stolen out of her home on Thursday. Natalie Vittini, of Providence, said it happened in the afternoon ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:14 am


Countdown to Kickoff: Providence Christian Eagles preview | High School Sports - Dothan Eagle

Countdown to Kickoff: Providence Christian Eagles preview | High School Sports  Dothan Eagle

The 2018 football season was special for the Providence Christian Eagles.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:41 pm


Documentary on Providence city councilwoman to premiere next month - The Providence Journal

Documentary on Providence city councilwoman to premiere next month  The Providence Journal

Councilwoman,” a documentary about Providence City Councilwoman Carmen Castillo, will premiere on the WORLD Channel on Sept. 3 at 8 p.m.The bilingual ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:40 pm


Breaking News: CareOregon Is Becoming Part Of Providence - The Lund Report

Breaking News: CareOregon Is Becoming Part Of Providence  The Lund Report

CareOregon, the largest insurer of Medicaid patients in the state, is becoming part of the multistate, multi-billion-dollar Providence Health & Services system, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:27 pm


Wind power company poised to move to RI - News - The Providence Journal

Wind power company poised to move to RI - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — The push to transform Rhode Island into a hub for the offshore wind industry is set to take another step forward with the proposed move of a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:41 pm


Photo of 1879 baseball champs Providence Grays sell for $30000 - The Union Leader

Photo of 1879 baseball champs Providence Grays sell for $30000  The Union Leader

PROVIDENCE — A composite photograph of the 1879 Providence Grays, who won baseball's National League championship that year, sold for $30000 at a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:15 pm


Rare photographs of Providence Grays 1879 championship team sells for $30,000 - Turn to 10

Rare photographs of Providence Grays 1879 championship team sells for $30,000  Turn to 10

A rare set of photographs depicting members of the Providence Grays from their 1879 National League Championship season fetched $30000 in a recent ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:11 pm


Providence Senator Calls For Review Of RI Airport Corporation - Cranston, RI Patch

Providence Senator Calls For Review Of RI Airport Corporation  Cranston, RI Patch

Senator Calls For Review Of RI Airport Corporation - Cranston, RI - The move comes after Norwegian Air announced it will no longer be running direct flights ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:21 pm


Providence Transportation moving to Midway - Lexington Dispatch

Providence Transportation moving to Midway  Lexington Dispatch

Like it's been doing in the Triad for several years now, Providence Transportation is on the move — except this time it's not for a client, but a new location.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:17 pm


Providence mayor, Jewish community leaders call for closure of Wyatt center - The Boston Globe

Providence mayor, Jewish community leaders call for closure of Wyatt center  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza on Tuesday joined Jewish community leaders in calling for the closure of a Central Falls, R.I., prison in the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:06 pm


University of Providence says wrestling coach Caleb Schaeffer on leave - Great Falls Tribune

University of Providence says wrestling coach Caleb Schaeffer on leave  Great Falls Tribune

The University of Providence issued a statement Tuesday following the connection of wrestling coach Caleb Schaeffer to a human trafficking case.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:01 pm


Heres What The Average New Providence School Administrator Makes - Patch.com

Heres What The Average New Providence School Administrator Makes  Patch.com

Here's What New Providence School Admins Make - New Providence-Berkeley Heights, NJ - Here is the median salary for New Providence and Berkeley ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:33 pm


Providence police: Teens on JUMP bikes beat, robbed man on Federal Hill - The Providence Journal

Providence police: Teens on JUMP bikes beat, robbed man on Federal Hill  The Providence Journal

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Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:48 pm


Avenue Concept Completes 3 New Murals in Providence - GoLocalProv

Avenue Concept Completes 3 New Murals in Providence  GoLocalProv

The Avenue Concept recently completed three new murals in Providence.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:29 am


SPECIAL REPORT: Providence Schools — Health Code Violations - GoLocalProv

SPECIAL REPORT: Providence Schools — Health Code Violations  GoLocalProv

Inspections by the Rhode Island Department of Health of Providence Public Schools found rodent feces, broken freezers, food improperly stored, and dozens of ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:29 am


Davies to field football team for first time - The Providence Journal

Davies to field football team for first time  The Providence Journal

LINCOLN — It was hot at Davies Tech on Monday, 91 degrees at 4 p.m., with the type of humidity you can see. Henry Cabral, the Patriots first head football ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:47 am


Arriving soon: $25M makeover at Providence Station - The Providence Journal

Arriving soon: $25M makeover at Providence Station  The Providence Journal

And where the state had been planning a big bus hub at the train station, it is now weighing the possibility of two others near downtown as well: at the Garrahy ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:12 am


Providence mayor seeks to close one charter school to support the expansion of another - The Boston Globe

Providence mayor seeks to close one charter school to support the expansion of another  The Boston Globe

To avoid a financial hit for his school district, Mayor Jorge Elorza wants to expand the Achievement First charter school by taking students from another charter ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:47 pm


Plan to renovate, modernize Providence rail station gets $25M boost - WPRI.com

Plan to renovate, modernize Providence rail station gets $25M boost  WPRI.com

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) — U.S. Sen. Jack Reed has helped secure a federal grant to give the downtown Providence train station a $25 million facelift.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:29 pm


Former Providence principal admits failing to report gym teachers alleged abuse - The Providence Journal

Former Providence principal admits failing to report gym teachers alleged abuse  The Providence Journal

Thomas G. Gulick, attorney for Violet LeMar, formerly principal of Harry Kizirian Elementary School, said she decided to enter a plea because it's been two years ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:42 pm


University of Providence wrestling coach allegedly connected to human trafficking case - Great Falls Tribune

University of Providence wrestling coach allegedly connected to human trafficking case  Great Falls Tribune

County Attorney Josh Racki confirmed Monday that UP wrestling coach Caleb Schaeffer was mentioned in court documents connected to a human trafficking ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:14 pm


Friendlys closes its last R.I. restaurant - The Providence Journal

Friendlys closes its last R.I. restaurant  The Providence Journal

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Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:01 pm


Brent Cobb Sings ‘Providence Canyon’ at the Georgia Park That Inspired It - Rolling Stone

Brent Cobb Sings ‘Providence Canyon’ at the Georgia Park That Inspired It  Rolling Stone

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Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


Man fatally shot in Providence - Turn to 10

Man fatally shot in Providence  Turn to 10

After an overnight shooting in the area of Providence nightclub, a separate shooting hours later leads to one man's death. Police cleared the area about three ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:21 pm


Man critically injured in shooting at Providence club - The Providence Journal

Man critically injured in shooting at Providence club  The Providence Journal

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Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


Some say faster, cheaper rail service is critical for Providence-to-Boston commuters. But is it realistic? - The Boston Globe

Some say faster, cheaper rail service is critical for Providence-to-Boston commuters. But is it realistic?  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — After living in Providence for a decade, Nicholas Mohamed landed a job as global accounting director at Converse in Boston. But then he ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:00 am


Students' and families' voices are key to revamping Providence schools - The Boston Globe

Students' and families' voices are key to revamping Providence schools  The Boston Globe

Students and families must have seats at every decision-making table.”

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Police see increase in crimes connected with JUMP bikes - Turn to 10

Police see increase in crimes connected with JUMP bikes  Turn to 10

The victim of an assault that stemmed from a pack of teenagers on bicycles is speaking out, warning others to be on the lookout when they're in the City of ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:54 am


Projo People: The courtroom calls Katie Mulvaney - The Providence Journal

Projo People: The courtroom calls Katie Mulvaney  The Providence Journal

Katie Mulvaney does it all. She started at The Providence Journal in 2000 as a copy editor and has since covered a little bit of everything. You've probably seen ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:51 pm


Moms Demand Action rallies in Providence against gun violence - WPRI.com

Moms Demand Action rallies in Providence against gun violence  WPRI.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — In rallies across the country, those with “Moms Demand Action” say they are trying to send a message to the U.S. Senate: ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 9:52 pm


Boy tells police he was injured and robbed on Providence bike path by two other boys Friday - The Providence Journal

Boy tells police he was injured and robbed on Providence bike path by two other boys Friday  The Providence Journal

Police responded to the Woonasquatucket River Greenway bike path entrance by Sheridan Street just before 6 p.m. and found a 12-year-old boy with an elbow ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:40 pm


Providence bicycle mob blocks traffic, assaults people, steals snacks - Worcester Telegram

Providence bicycle mob blocks traffic, assaults people, steals snacks  Worcester Telegram

As many as 100 kids on bicycles — many of them JUMP rental bikes — wreaked havoc on Providence streets Thursday afternoon, blocking traffic, stealing ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:20 pm


Providence mentorship program gets teens ready for school - WPRI.com

Providence mentorship program gets teens ready for school  WPRI.com

In a program full of fun, bonding, and a bit of tough love, "Princes to Kings" is ready to send Providence teens back to school this fall.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:12 pm


Stubborn disconnect: Experts, students say Providence schools need more teacher diversity to succeed - The Providence Journal

Stubborn disconnect: Experts, students say Providence schools need more teacher diversity to succeed  The Providence Journal

“The students feel the teachers live in a different world, and they are right,” one teacher told the Johns Hopkins University review team. PROVIDENCE ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:23 pm


Providence students say race is a big part of disconnect with teachers - The Providence Journal

Providence students say race is a big part of disconnect with teachers  The Providence Journal

Musah Mohammed Sesay said a math teacher told him that his attendance was so bad he should be in jail. One of Michellet Brand's teachers kept expressing ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:20 pm


Mob on bicycles blocks traffic in Providence, assaults people, steals snacks, police say - The Providence Journal

Mob on bicycles blocks traffic in Providence, assaults people, steals snacks, police say  The Providence Journal

As many as 100 kids on bicycles — many of them JUMP rental bikes — wreaked havoc on Providence streets Thursday afternoon, blocking traffic, stealing ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:03 pm


Divine providence reveals the Lord's love in countless ways - CatholicPhilly.com

Divine providence reveals the Lord's love in countless ways  CatholicPhilly.com

Jana M. Bennett • Catholic News *Service* • Posted August 16, 2019. Scripture reminds us that “God does not see as a mortal, who sees the appearance” (1 Sam ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:39 pm


We fact-checked the worst rumors about the Providence schools - The Boston Globe

We fact-checked the worst rumors about the Providence schools  The Boston Globe

The Globe vetted eight of the most widely cited accusations that have been made about Providence school to determine what's true and what's false.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:04 am


Voracious Providence River trash skimmer traps up to 150 pounds a day - The Providence Journal

Voracious Providence River trash skimmer traps up to 150 pounds a day  The Providence Journal

The Hot Club takes charge of emptying the skimmer every day and also pays for the electricity to run it, which costs only about $1 per day. Since its installation ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 11:11 pm


Providence man indicted on charges of trafficking fentanyl, heroin - The Providence Journal

Providence man indicted on charges of trafficking fentanyl, heroin  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A Providence man who allegedly sold nearly two kilograms of fentanyl and nearly 400 grams of heroin while under surveillance by the Drug ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:14 pm


Dozens of tires slashed overnight in Providence - WPRI.com

Dozens of tires slashed overnight in Providence  WPRI.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — It was an unwelcome delay for some Providence residents trying to get to work Wednesday morning. At least two dozen cars in the ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:08 pm


Providence police seize guns, drugs, arrest three men - The Providence Journal

Providence police seize guns, drugs, arrest three men  The Providence Journal

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Published on 14 August 2019 | 2:44 pm


These Providence 5G cellphone speeds are almost too hot to handle - The Boston Globe

These Providence 5G cellphone speeds are almost too hot to handle  The Boston Globe

I tested Verizon's new high speed wireless *service* in Providence and it can bring the heat — literally.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 11:09 am


Kitchen fire in Providence high rise limited to one unit on 10th floor; smoke injures one occupant - The Providence Journal

Kitchen fire in Providence high rise limited to one unit on 10th floor; smoke injures one occupant  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A kitchen fire on the 10th floor of the 16-floor Parenti Villa at 25 Tobey St. was quickly extinguished Tuesday evening, but the apartment's ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 4:05 am


Providence realtor convicted of seeking sex with 10-year-old girl - The Providence Journal

Providence realtor convicted of seeking sex with 10-year-old girl  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A realtor from the East Side of Providence faces up to 30 years in prison after his conviction for attempting to entice a 10-year-old girl into ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 3:54 pm


Providences first family - The Providence Journal

Providences first family  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Mayor Jorge Elorza and his fiancée, Stephanie Gonzalez, married Saturday in Providence, according to Victor Morente, a spokesman for the ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Providence officer shot — and he likely was saved by a bulletproof vest - The Boston Globe

Providence officer shot — and he likely was saved by a bulletproof vest  The Boston Globe

Tyrone Robinson, 19, was arrested after he allegedly shot the officer Friday afternoon outside a strip mall.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


It’s not just Providence. Communities across R.I. grapple with underperforming schools. - The Boston Globe

It’s not just Providence. Communities across R.I. grapple with underperforming schools.  The Boston Globe

Test scores for the entire state of Rhode Island nearly mirror the results in Fall River.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


How five Providence teachers of the year think we should fix the city’s schools - The Boston Globe

How five Providence teachers of the year think we should fix the city’s schools  The Boston Globe

The Globe asked five recent winners of the Providence Teacher of the Year award how they would improve the district. Their answers are revealing.

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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