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Providence Heights Alpha School helping homeless - Tribune-Review

Providence Heights Alpha School helping homeless  Tribune-Review

Students at Providence Heights Alpha School in the North Hills are preparing for the holidays by providing for the local homeless. Students of the private ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:36 am


Carolyn Hax: Should she tell her brothers of deceased dads cheating? - The Providence Journal

Carolyn Hax: Should she tell her brothers of deceased dads cheating?  The Providence Journal

Dear Carolyn,. I'm the oldest child, with two younger brothers. My dad passed away about five years ago. My mom told me my dad cheated on her all their ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:06 am


Ask Amy: Financial secret can endanger a marriage - The Providence Journal

Ask Amy: Financial secret can endanger a marriage  The Providence Journal

Recently I found out that my husband's first wife is the beneficiary on his pension. I am hurt and distraught. Dear Amy,. I am nearing 70 years old. My friends and ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:06 am


Road Work: Detours looming for Providence Road in Aldan - The Delaware County Daily Times

Road Work: Detours looming for Providence Road in Aldan  The Delaware County Daily Times

Brace yourself, Aldan drivers. It's your turn to deal with some road improvements.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 5:00 am


WATCH: Providence wins High School 9:12 Invitational with win over Bishop Kenny - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

WATCH: Providence wins High School 9:12 Invitational with win over Bishop Kenny  FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

The Providence Stallions defeated Bishop Kenny 66-27 in the championship game of the inaugural High School 9:12 Invitational at Episcopal.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 4:40 am


Review: Philharmonic's tame, sloppy 'Messiah' disappoints - News - The Providence Journal

Review: Philharmonic's tame, sloppy 'Messiah' disappoints - News  The Providence Journal

Could the roof be leaking at the Rhode Island Philharmonic's Music School? I don't know. But I do know the Philharmonic didn't spend its money on the budget ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:49 am


Providence Scores Five Straight, Drops Hershey 6-2 - PennLive

Providence Scores Five Straight, Drops Hershey 6-2  PennLive

The Hershey Bears opened their season series against the Providence Bruins with a 6-2 defeat at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Saturday night. The Bruins ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:31 am


Providence wins Fortegra H.S. 9:12 Invitational - WJXT News4JAX

Providence wins Fortegra H.S. 9:12 Invitational  WJXT News4JAX

Providence senior forward Ahren Freeman's 22 points and 14 rebounds led the Stallions to a 66-27 win over Bishop Kenny in the championship game on ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:59 am


HealthSource RI Director responds to ACA ruling - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

HealthSource RI Director responds to ACA ruling  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- The head of Rhode Island's health insurance marketplace is responding to a federal judge's ruling that the Affordable Care Act is ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:46 am


Friars top goal: replace A.J. Reeves - The Providence Journal

Friars top goal: replace A.J. Reeves  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Ed Cooley has enjoyed better exam breaks in his 13 seasons as a college basketball head coach. Instead of taking a few relaxing days off and ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:53 pm


Providence, Bishop Kenny set for Fortegra H.S. 9:12 Invitational Final - WJXT News4JAX

Providence, Bishop Kenny set for Fortegra H.S. 9:12 Invitational Final  WJXT News4JAX

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The final for the Fortegra High School 9:12 Invitational is set and it features two of the top teams in the area. Providence and Bishop ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:50 pm


Boys and Girls Basketball: New Providence Wins Big in Season Opener - TAPinto.net

Boys and Girls Basketball: New Providence Wins Big in Season Opener  TAPinto.net

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - While the New Providence boys basketball team will be hard-pressed to top last season's record-setting campaign, the Pioneers ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:18 pm


D.C. sues Providence, alleges hospital lacks approval to scale back - Washington Business Journal

D.C. sues Providence, alleges hospital lacks approval to scale back  Washington Business Journal

The D.C. government is suing Providence Health System, alleging the Northeast D.C. hospital violated the terms of its newly renewed license by scaling back ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:38 pm


Funeral for Providence woman slain in Baltimore: Don’t tire of doing good - The Providence Journal

Funeral for Providence woman slain in Baltimore: Don’t tire of doing good  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Acknowledging the depth of suffering and grief experienced by the family and friends of Jacquelyn Smith, who was fatally stabbed in Baltimore ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:08 pm


Thousands of firefighters gather to say goodbye to one of their own - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Thousands of firefighters gather to say goodbye to one of their own  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

More than 500 Rhode Island firefighters attended the funeral of fallen Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy. He was killed following injuries sustained ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:49 pm


Providence police officers shop with children - Turn to 10

Providence police officers shop with children  Turn to 10

The holiday spirit was abundant in Providence Saturday as 20 children were paired up with 20 police officers to go on a shopping spree. The event marked the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:35 pm


Simons strength has long been stuff of legend - The Providence Journal

Simons strength has long been stuff of legend  The Providence Journal

FOXBORO — John Simon was in elementary school when the field trips with his father started. The destination didn't seem like anything special — a local gym ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:21 pm


Caught in Providence: The Dinner Invite & Eat Carrots - GoLocalProv

Caught in Providence: The Dinner Invite & Eat Carrots  GoLocalProv

Inspector Nadeau gets a dinner invite and Ziggy is not happy, and the Judge reveals that he once was a smoker, and gives a tip on how to quit. See what ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:15 am


Editorial: Growing disdain for Britain's leader - Opinion - The Providence Journal

Editorial: Growing disdain for Britain's leader - Opinion  The Providence Journal

On Wednesday, Britain's Conservative prime minister, Theresa May, survived an internal party vote of no-confidence. This doesn't mean confidence in her ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:03 am


DC Sues Providence Hospital, Seeking To Stop Closure - WAMU 88.5

DC Sues Providence Hospital, Seeking To Stop Closure  WAMU 88.5

The lawsuit says the hospital in northeast D.C. didn't get approval from the city to close, and is also violating its hospital license.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:52 pm


In last-ditch effort, D.C. sues to try to keep Providence Hospital open - Washington Post

In last-ditch effort, D.C. sues to try to keep Providence Hospital open  Washington Post

The District government filed suit Friday against management of Providence Hospital, saying its move to shutter most of its operations has violated the terms of ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:51 pm


Three dogs chosen to replace Archie in 'The Nutcracker' - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Three dogs chosen to replace Archie in 'The Nutcracker'  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The search is over. Three dogs have been chosen to replace the beloved canine mascot, Archie, in Festival Ballet Providence's ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:10 pm


'All we could think was why?' says family of R.I. native Jacquelyn Smith, who will be buried Saturday - The Providence Journal

'All we could think was why?' says family of R.I. native Jacquelyn Smith, who will be buried Saturday  The Providence Journal

BALTIMORE — Jacquelyn Smith was supposed to travel to California this week with family to attend her son's graduation from an information technology ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:38 pm


Josefina Doña Fefa Rosario, matron of R.I. Latino communities, dies at 90 - The Providence Journal

Josefina Doña Fefa Rosario, matron of R.I. Latino communities, dies at 90  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Josefina "Doña Fefa" Rosario, 90, a woman many see as the "mother" of Rhode Island's Latino communities and founder of the first Latino ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:29 pm


Two bodies pulled from Providence River - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Two bodies pulled from Providence River  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Police were called shortly after noon for reports of a body found in the area of the Hurricane Barrier.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:21 pm


7 East Providence home damaged in fire - Turn to 10

7 East Providence home damaged in fire  Turn to 10

The Red Cross is helping members of a family who were chased out of their home by a fire Friday morning. Firefighters responded to 30 Sheridan Ave. at about ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:33 pm


Reinventing a relationship when one spouse reveals theyre transgender | Video - The Providence Journal

Reinventing a relationship when one spouse reveals theyre transgender | Video  The Providence Journal

The Rev. Donnie Anderson and Debbie Jamieson have spent the last year on parallel journeys of self-discovery after Donnie's announced intention to transition ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:04 pm


The real deal: McCartney retiring after 19 years as Warwick police chief - The Providence Journal

The real deal: McCartney retiring after 19 years as Warwick police chief  The Providence Journal

WARWICK — What strikes fellow police officers most about Police Chief Stephen McCartney is his humility.After nearly 20 years as the city's chief, McCartney, ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:54 pm


Six escape burning house in East Providence - News - The Providence Journal

Six escape burning house in East Providence - News  The Providence Journal

EAST PROVIDENCE -- Firefighters extinguished a blaze Friday morning at a house on Sheridan Avenue.Three children and three adults escaped the fire ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:58 pm


Candle may be to blame for East Providence fire - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Candle may be to blame for East Providence fire  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The fire started just after 7 a.m. on Sheridan Avenue, which is in the Rumford section of town.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:44 pm


Providence City Council overrides Elorza's Hope Point Tower veto - Turn to 10

Providence City Council overrides Elorza's Hope Point Tower veto  Turn to 10

The Providence City Council has voted to override Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of a zoning variance requested by the developer of the Hope Point Tower.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:53 pm


Providence City Council overrides mayors veto of Fane tower zoning change - The Providence Journal

Providence City Council overrides mayors veto of Fane tower zoning change  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — The Providence City Council voted Thursday night to override Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of a zoning change that allows a 46-story luxury ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:37 pm


Mayor Elorza: Foxy Lady should be shut down after prostitution bust - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Mayor Elorza: Foxy Lady should be shut down after prostitution bust  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza said Thursday he wants the city's Board of Licenses to revoke the Foxy Lady strip club's adult ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:30 pm


East Providence police arrest armed robbery suspect - Turn to 10

East Providence police arrest armed robbery suspect  Turn to 10

The East Providence Police Department arrested two men accused of armed robbery at a gas station. Timothy Jordan, 25 of Riverside, is one of two suspects ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:37 pm


Two men arrested in Providence home invasion after witness photographs getaway car - The Providence Journal

Two men arrested in Providence home invasion after witness photographs getaway car  The Providence Journal

... © Copyright 2006-2018 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse News. Original *content* available for non-commercial use under a Creative ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:44 pm


R.I.’s Foxy Lady shut down after 3 dancers arrested for soliciting sex - The Boston Globe

R.I.’s Foxy Lady shut down after 3 dancers arrested for soliciting sex  The Boston Globe

The Foxy Lady gentleman's club in Providence has been ordered closed for three days after three of the club's dancers were arrested Tuesday night for ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 4:59 pm


3 Charged With Prostitution at Providence, RI Adult Club - NECN

3 Charged With Prostitution at Providence, RI Adult Club  NECN

A renowned Providence adult entertainment club has been shut down after police say three employees were arrested on prostitution charges. Police on ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 1:27 pm


Providence strip club Foxy Lady closed after prostitution arrests - Enterprise News

Providence strip club Foxy Lady closed after prostitution arrests  Enterprise News

The Foxy Lady strip club is closed pending a hearing Thursday after three employees were arrested on soliciting for prostitution charges after Tuesday night.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:36 pm


One killed, one injured in Fall River fuel truck rollover - The Providence Journal

One killed, one injured in Fall River fuel truck rollover  The Providence Journal

FALL RIVER, Mass. — Several hours after a tanker carrying 12000 gallons of gasoline rolled over, killing the driver and seriously injuring another person, ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:59 am


Providence fire forces residents from home - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Providence fire forces residents from home  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The fire started at a home on Corinth Street near Roger Williams Park Zoo just after 3:30 a.m..

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:58 am


Racist stickers spread for second time in 2 weeks - The Providence Journal

Racist stickers spread for second time in 2 weeks  The Providence Journal

JOHNSTON — A little over a week after reports of anti-Semitic, anti-black and Islamophobic stickers appearing around a Johnston neighborhood, the stickers ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:02 am


Advocates begin to outline recommendations for affordable housing - The Providence Journal

Advocates begin to outline recommendations for affordable housing  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A committee tasked with studying affordable housing in Providence heard testimony Wednesday night from advocates who recommended ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 2:45 am


Portsmouth football coach let go after one season - The Providence Journal

Portsmouth football coach let go after one season  The Providence Journal

PORTSMOUTH — For the second time in five months, Portsmouth High School will be searching for a new head football coach. Matt Kestler, hired to coach the ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:55 am


Providence Student Union protest demands removing police officers from schools - The Providence Journal

Providence Student Union protest demands removing police officers from schools  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Thirty teenagers, members of the Providence Student Union, rallied at City Hall Wednesday to demand the removal of police officers from their ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:13 am


Providence man pleads guilty in mail-theft scheme - The Providence Journal

Providence man pleads guilty in mail-theft scheme  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A Providence man admitted his role Wednesday in a scheme of "fishing" envelopes from mailboxes in Pawtucket and Providence, resulting in ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 7:25 pm


Sunken crane won't be salvaged from Providence river without a fight - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Sunken crane won't be salvaged from Providence river without a fight  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The owner of the controversial crane has been threatened by DEM and Providence, but the barge hasn't moved for over a year.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:53 pm


Ex-Providence Councilman Jackson gets 18 months in prison - The Providence Journal

Ex-Providence Councilman Jackson gets 18 months in prison  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A judge Wednesday morning sentenced Kevin Jackson, a former city councilman charged with embezzling more than $100000 from a youth ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 5:02 pm


Providence, KY boil advisory lifted - 14 News WFIE Evansville

Providence, KY boil advisory lifted  14 News WFIE Evansville

Providence Boil Advisory has been LIFTED. — Webster Co EMA (@websterema) December 12, 2018. Providence, KY is under a city-wide boil advisory.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 2:56 pm


Providence teachers' contract heads to full City Council for vote - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Providence teachers' contract heads to full City Council for vote  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

City teacher contract on track to pass - PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence teachers are one step closer to having a three-year union contract after a City ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:59 pm


Former Providence councilman to be sentenced - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Former Providence councilman to be sentenced  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A former Providence councilman faces a judge Wednesday to learn his fate after pleading no contest to embezzling money from a ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:24 pm


Strip club Foxy Lady closed pending hearing after prostitution arrests - The Providence Journal

Strip club Foxy Lady closed pending hearing after prostitution arrests  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — The Foxy Lady strip club was ordered closed until Thursday after three employees were arrested on solicitation of prostitution charges ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:16 pm


Providence Bruins Weekend Recap 12/7 - 12/8 - Stanley Cup of Chowder

Providence Bruins Weekend Recap 12/7 - 12/8  Stanley Cup of Chowder

After winning 5 of its last 6 games, Providence suffered two road losses over the weekend.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


Police: 3 Foxy Lady employees nabbed in prostitution bust - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Police: 3 Foxy Lady employees nabbed in prostitution bust  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Providence Board of Licenses has shut down the Foxy Lady for at least a day after police arrested three female employees ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:37 am


Suspects identified in gas station robbery - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Suspects identified in gas station robbery  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are hoping surveillance images will help them catch two masked suspects who held up a Riverside gas station at ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:12 am


East Providence police searching for men in armed robbery - Turn to 10

East Providence police searching for men in armed robbery  Turn to 10

Authorities are searching for two men who robbed a gas station in East Providence Tuesday night. Police said the two men entered the Riverside Gas Station on ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 4:18 am


Dinner with Baker Mayfield, fiancée gets huge bid at Providence House auction benefit - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Dinner with Baker Mayfield, fiancée gets huge bid at Providence House auction benefit  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Browns and QB Baker Mayfield helped out with a great cause Tuesday night. It was the Providence House's 23rd Annual Deck ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:56 am


R.I. pension system sues Google for not disclosing breach - The Providence Journal

R.I. pension system sues Google for not disclosing breach  The Providence Journal

Google executives decided to hide the breaches from its users and continued to mislead investors and federal regulators. This is an unconscionable violation of ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 2:31 am


Providence moves four speed cameras to new locations - Turn to 10

Providence moves four speed cameras to new locations  Turn to 10

The city of Providence on Tuesday announced it moved four school-zone speed cameras to new locations. The new camera locations are at Webster Avenue ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:27 pm


FOX Providence continue to collect Toys for Tots donations - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

FOX Providence continue to collect Toys for Tots donations  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Donations will be accepted until Dec. 21 at the WPRI studios, located at 25 Catamore Blvd.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 7:25 pm


Nurses Rally To Keep Providence Hospital Open As Services Wind Down - WAMU 88.5

Nurses Rally To Keep Providence Hospital Open As Services Wind Down  WAMU 88.5

A group of Providence Hospital nurses and area residents say they're worried the center's impending closures will put services at a “dangerous level” for ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:54 pm


3 from Warwick, Cranston accused of $10-million sweepstakes scam - The Providence Journal

3 from Warwick, Cranston accused of $10-million sweepstakes scam  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A federal judge on Tuesday issued an order barring a Providence businessman, his wife and a third associate from using the U.S. Postal ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:17 pm


City Council postpones vote on overriding Fane tower veto; councilman taken to hospital - The Providence Journal

City Council postpones vote on overriding Fane tower veto; councilman taken to hospital  The Providence Journal

Two council members were absent, including override supporter Wilbur Jennings, who fell ill and was taken to the hospital. PROVIDENCE — A majority of the ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 5:33 pm


Photos: From the Archive: Construction in Providence - The Providence Journal

Photos: From the Archive: Construction in Providence  The Providence Journal

The vote is postponed until Thursday on the proposed Hope Point Tower in Providence. As we wait to hear the news, here are some pictures of other building ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 4:08 pm


Man charged in Providence crash, pursuit faces judge again on separate charges - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Man charged in Providence crash, pursuit faces judge again on separate charges  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

A man that faced a judge Monday after causing a crash and leading police on a foot pursuit in Providence also faced a judge on separate charges out of ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:37 am


Journal files legal complaint against Gorbea - The Providence Journal

Journal files legal complaint against Gorbea  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A lawyer representing The Providence Journal lodged a complaint with the Rhode Island attorney general on Monday in an effort to help the ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 2:39 am


The Met High School | Providence public school shows how student-driven learning can work - Berkshire Eagle

The Met High School | Providence public school shows how student-driven learning can work  Berkshire Eagle

Editor's note: This story stems from the reporter's visit to The Met High School in Providence, R.I., as a participant in the Education Writers Association seminar, ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 12:06 am


Providence to host synchronized skating championships - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Providence to host synchronized skating championships  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Big teams of talented ice skaters come together on the ice to move together as a unit -- and the sport's championship will be coming to Providence and Warwick ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 9:19 pm


Homeowners in Macon's Providence neighborhood express concerns over tree clearing - 13WMAZ.com

Homeowners in Macon's Providence neighborhood express concerns over tree clearing  13WMAZ.com

Homeowners expressed their concerns at the Macon-Bibb Planning and Zoning Board meeting on Monday over tree harvesting happening in their backyards.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


More details emerge about Providence’s plan to maintain emergency services - Washington Business Journal

More details emerge about Providence’s plan to maintain emergency services  Washington Business Journal

The Northeast D.C. hospital has submitted its application to renew its license, which was set to expire this week.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 7:41 pm


Police arrest suspect in 2016 East Providence arson case - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Police arrest suspect in 2016 East Providence arson case  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — More than two years after two simultaneous car fires broke out in East Providence, police said they've made an arrest in the ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 7:03 pm


Actress Alfre Woodard talks with Providence students | audio - The Providence Journal

Actress Alfre Woodard talks with Providence students | audio  The Providence Journal

The visit to Gilbert Stuart Middle School is part of a national program to encourage the arts in the classroom. PROVIDENCE — Actress and activist Alfre Woodard ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 5:38 pm


Changes coming to Providence police policy on high speed chases - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Changes coming to Providence police policy on high speed chases  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

In the wake of last year's deadly officer-involved shooting on the on-ramp to I-95, officials at the Providence Police Department have conducted a review and are ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 4:25 pm


North Providence man injured in shooting by police officer - The Providence Journal

North Providence man injured in shooting by police officer  The Providence Journal

NORTH PROVIDENCE -- A police officer shot and injured a man who was brandishing a realistic-looking replica firearm Sunday night, police said.The shooting ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 3:10 pm


Providence police: Driver flees traffic stop, crashes, runs away - The Providence Journal

Providence police: Driver flees traffic stop, crashes, runs away  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE -- A man wanted on a bench warrant and in connection with an investigation out of the Lincoln-Smithfield area fled a traffic stop and then crashed ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 12:10 pm


Driver charged after police pursuit, crash in Providence - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Driver charged after police pursuit, crash in Providence  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A 49-year-old Lincoln man faced a judge Monday morning after police said he led officers on a police pursuit and eventually ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 10:46 am


Ex-Providence councilman faces sentencing on embezzlement charge - The Westerly Sun

Ex-Providence councilman faces sentencing on embezzlement charge  The Westerly Sun

PROVIDENCE (AP) — Prosecutors have asked a judge to sentence a former Providence city councilman who pleaded no contest to embezzling from a youth ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Hundreds of letters are written in Providence for the annual Global Write-A-Thon for Human Rights - The Providence Journal

Hundreds of letters are written in Providence for the annual Global Write-A-Thon for Human Rights  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — On the chance that one letter, or 10, or 6.5 million, can make a difference on behalf of a person who is jailed for speaking out about injustice or ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 3:19 am


Providences Acacia Club represents a long history of community - The Providence Journal

Providences Acacia Club represents a long history of community  The Providence Journal

“They were here before the NAACP, before the Urban League. The Prince Hall Masons have played an historic role in terms of black liberation.” PROVIDENCE ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 11:28 pm


Veterans Journal: Many services available, including free classes - The Providence Journal

Veterans Journal: Many services available, including free classes  The Providence Journal

Veterans' Journal column contributors should email 2019 meeting calendars and event notices to ensure inclusion in 2019 columns at the appropriate time ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 11:26 pm


Providence distribution center closure in Lacey will result in 26 layoffs - The Olympian

Providence distribution center closure in Lacey will result in 26 layoffs  The Olympian

The Providence St. Joseph Health Consolidated *Service* Center, a distributor of medical supplies in Hawks Prairie, is set to close in February and result in more ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 8:55 pm


Shots fired into Providence house Saturday night, no injuries - The Providence Journal

Shots fired into Providence house Saturday night, no injuries  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A 26-year-old man was sitting on the couch in his West End home Saturday night when he heard a gunshot and a bullet fell from the ceiling, ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 6:40 pm


Senators 3, P-Bruins 2: Gustavsson's 35 saves thwart Providence - Sports - The Providence Journal

Senators 3, P-Bruins 2: Gustavsson's 35 saves thwart Providence - Sports  The Providence Journal

BELLEVILLE, Ontario — Zach Senyshyn continued his hot streak, scoring a goal for the third straight game, but it wasn't enough as the Belleville Senators held ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 3:22 am


The Providence Medical Orchestra takes to the stage | Video - The Providence Journal

The Providence Medical Orchestra takes to the stage | Video  The Providence Journal

Saturday's concert, at Brown's Sayles Hall, was the first for the orchestra, whose members are mostly medical students, Brown undergrads and medical ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 2:25 am


Providence police catch suspect after car and foot chase - The Providence Journal

Providence police catch suspect after car and foot chase  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A man wanted by police in connection with two first-degree armed robberies was captured in the attic of his girlfriend's apartment after a car ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 1:41 am


Driver crashes car into Providence fire station - News - The Providence Journal

Driver crashes car into Providence fire station - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — An unidentified driver with a suspended license was allegedly behind the wheel when a car crashed into the Providence fire station on Branch ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 10:56 pm


Providence man hospitalized after stabbing - News - The Providence Journal

Providence man hospitalized after stabbing - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — City police are investigating an early-morning stabbing that sent a 21-year-old Providence man to the hospital with a stomach wound.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 9:38 pm


Providence councilman 'cautiously optimistic' that Fane tower veto can be overridden - The Providence Journal

Providence councilman 'cautiously optimistic' that Fane tower veto can be overridden  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — The City Council will vote Tuesday afternoon on overriding Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of a zoning change essential to the construction of the ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 11:15 pm


Nurse at Providence VA hospital pleads guilty to tampering with opioids - The Providence Journal

Nurse at Providence VA hospital pleads guilty to tampering with opioids  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A nurse at the Providence VA Medical Center appeared in U.S. District Court on Friday and told a federal judge that he removed liquid opioids ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:59 pm


UMass vs. Providence odds, line: 2018-19 college basketball picks, predictions from model on 6-2 roll - CBSSports.com

UMass vs. Providence odds, line: 2018-19 college basketball picks, predictions from model on 6-2 roll  CBSSports.com

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Friday's Providence vs. Massachusetts game 10000 times.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Judge finds Providence man competent to stand trial for girlfriends 2011 murder - The Providence Journal

Judge finds Providence man competent to stand trial for girlfriends 2011 murder  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A Superior Court judge this week found a Providence man competent to stand trial for the 2011 murder and kidnapping of his girlfriend, the ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Providence City Council schedules Fane tower override vote - The Providence Journal

Providence City Council schedules Fane tower override vote  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — City Council members will hold a special meeting on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. to vote on overriding Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of a zoning change ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 2:54 am


Providence native stabbed to death in Baltimore remembered by her family as smart, driven - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Providence native stabbed to death in Baltimore remembered by her family as smart, driven  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- Anna Trisvane last saw her daughter Jacquelyn Smith on Thanksgiving, when she surprised her family with a trip to Rhode Island.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 12:40 am


Boxing champ charged with carrying gun without permit in Providence - The Providence Journal

Boxing champ charged with carrying gun without permit in Providence  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A middleweight boxing world champion was arrested Thursday after Providence police said they caught him driving with a handgun.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Union asks AG to investigate Providence's executive compensation - Portland Business Journal

Union asks AG to investigate Providence's executive compensation  Portland Business Journal

The union that represents 13,000 low-income hospital and health care workers in Oregon is asking the Department of Justice to look into Providence Health ...

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Suspects lead Providence police on chase after home invasion - The Providence Journal

Suspects lead Providence police on chase after home invasion  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Two Providence men were arrested in connection with an armed home invasion Monday night that left a resident injured and ended in a ...

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Providence lawyer arrested, accused of spitting at man in his office - The Providence Journal

Providence lawyer arrested, accused of spitting at man in his office  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A bad relationship between two Providence lawyers is blamed for accusations that one assaulted the other's father. Providence lawyer ...

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Driverless vehicles to make Providence debut this spring - The Providence Journal

Driverless vehicles to make Providence debut this spring  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Driverless buses are set to hit Providence streets next spring offering free rides between downtown Providence and the Olneyville Square ...

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


R.I. considers marijuana legalization as New England turns green | Poll - The Providence Journal

R.I. considers marijuana legalization as New England turns green | Poll  The Providence Journal

Pot stores are opening in Massachusetts. You can now grow your own in Maine and Vermont. And Connecticut's new governor says legalizing marijuana will be ...

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Providence 59, URI 50: Friars capture low-scoring rivalry renewal - The Providence Journal

Providence 59, URI 50: Friars capture low-scoring rivalry renewal  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — This was a proper rock fight befitting two bitter rivals, and the longer, stronger, more experienced team ultimately won out on Saturday evening ...

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am








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