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Chris Lozano and Reggie Merriweather head to Rhode Island for CES MMA 58 - BluegrassMMA

Chris Lozano and Reggie Merriweather head to Rhode Island for CES MMA 58  BluegrassMMA

Ohio fighters Chris Lozano and Reggie Merriweather travel to Providence in September to compete at CES MMA 58.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:03 am


R.I. man sentenced for counterfeiting $29000 in fake $100 bills - The Westerly Sun

R.I. man sentenced for counterfeiting $29000 in fake $100 bills  The Westerly Sun

PROVIDENCE — A Rhode Island man nicknamed “The Coin,” who was previously convicted of counterfeiting slugs used in slot machines at several Northeast ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:40 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


Our Turn: Blake A. Filippi and Michael W. Chippendale: Failing R.I.'s vulnerable children - The Providence Journal

Our Turn: Blake A. Filippi and Michael W. Chippendale: Failing R.I.'s vulnerable children  The Providence Journal

If government cannot care for the most vulnerable children, it has little business doing much else. That's why we were genuinely relieved to learn of the sudden ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:01 pm


Education Commissioner Sees Teacher Absenteeism as Concern | Rhode Island News - U.S. News & World Report

Education Commissioner Sees Teacher Absenteeism as Concern | Rhode Island News  U.S. News & World Report

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island state Education Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green has vowed to address attendance in Providence schools as the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:27 pm


Newports Gooseberry Beach Closed To Swimming - Patch.com

Newports Gooseberry Beach Closed To Swimming  Patch.com

Newport's Gooseberry Beach Closed To Swimming - Newport, RI - There are currently four beaches closed for high bacteria levels across Rhode Island.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:18 pm


Rhode Island man charged with indecent solicitation of a minor - Turn to 10

Rhode Island man charged with indecent solicitation of a minor  Turn to 10

A Middletown man is facing charges for allegedly soliciting a minor. The Rhode Island State Police arrested 43-year-old Korey Morris at a location he thought he ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:43 pm


Rhode Island can strengthen its economy and communities through inclusive policies for immigrants - Uprise RI

Rhode Island can strengthen its economy and communities through inclusive policies for immigrants  Uprise RI

State and local policymakers can take key steps to better integrate immigrants, including immigrants who are undocumented, into the mainstream economy and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:34 pm


Longtime Democratic Congressman Supports Impeachment Inquiry | Rhode Island News - U.S. News & World Report

Longtime Democratic Congressman Supports Impeachment Inquiry | Rhode Island News  U.S. News & World Report

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A longtime Democratic congressman from Rhode Island says he supports an impeachment inquiry against Republican President ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


Video: Signs of rotation detected in storm near RI border - WFSB

Video: Signs of rotation detected in storm near RI border  WFSB

Signs of rotation was detected in a storm that was just about to enter into Rhode Island on Wednesday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


Rhode Island backs hedge fund Davidson Kempner - PE Hub

Rhode Island backs hedge fund Davidson Kempner  PE Hub

Rhode Island State Investment Commission at its July meeting committed to an opportunistic private credit fund from Davidson Kempner Capital Management.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:51 pm


Mystery solved: Jets spotted over Warwick part of air show in New York - Turn to 10

Mystery solved: Jets spotted over Warwick part of air show in New York  Turn to 10

Multiple NBC 10 News viewers said they saw a few mysterious jets flying over Warwick on Wednesday. NBC 10 was inundated with calls, emails and social ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:48 pm


Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Rhode Island - GoLocalProv

Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Rhode Island  GoLocalProv

The National Weather *Service* has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Rhode Island through 9 p.m. Wednesday night.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:56 pm


R.I. Health Department: Non-fatal overdoses have increased in August - The Providence Journal

R.I. Health Department: Non-fatal overdoses have increased in August  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE -- The Rhode Island Department of Health has noticed a rise in non-fatal opioid overdose rates for the month of August.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:42 pm


Truck drives into line of ICE protesters outside Rhode Island detention facility - WGNO New Orleans

Truck drives into line of ICE protesters outside Rhode Island detention facility  WGNO New Orleans

A captain at a Rhode Island detention facility has been placed on administrative leave after he drove a truck toward a line of protesters who were demanding the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:35 pm


Advocates: Alzheimer's looming as potential 'disaster' for RI, nation - Cranston Herald

Advocates: Alzheimer's looming as potential 'disaster' for RI, nation  Cranston Herald

For thousands of Rhode Island families, the devastating effects of Alzheimer's disease are all too familiar. The disease also has the potential to bring about what ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:09 pm


Local business owners advocate for IGT contract extension - Cranston Herald

Local business owners advocate for IGT contract extension  Cranston Herald

Four local business owners converged onto the public plaza at Rolfe Square in Cranston on Aug. 15 to advocate for the proposed extension of IGT's contract ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:59 pm


Infamous Counterfeiter Sentenced to Federal Prison | Rhode Island News - U.S. News & World Report

Infamous Counterfeiter Sentenced to Federal Prison | Rhode Island News  U.S. News & World Report

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man who proclaims himself the "world's greatest counterfeiter" is heading to federal prison.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo Investigated Over $1B IGT... - Casino.Org News

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo Investigated Over $1B IGT...  Casino.Org News

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo is the subject of a state Ethics Commission investigation for proposing IGT a $1 billion gaming extension.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:08 pm


RI Weather: Timeline For Two Rounds Of Storms, Showers Today - Newport, RI Patch

RI Weather: Timeline For Two Rounds Of Storms, Showers Today  Newport, RI Patch

RI Weather: Timeline For Two Rounds Of Storms - Newport, RI - Large hail, damaging winds and a shot at a "short-lived" tornado. Here's what to expect from ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:17 pm


Can Republicans win in R.I.? These GOP leaders have some thoughts - The Boston Globe

Can Republicans win in R.I.? These GOP leaders have some thoughts  The Boston Globe

Republicans haven't scored a victory in a statewide election since Don Carcieri won a second term as governor in 2006, and attempts to pick up more seats in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:02 pm


Best of Rhode Island 2019 - Rhode Island Monthly

Best of Rhode Island 2019  Rhode Island Monthly

*Fresh* off another year of scouting the state for the best of the best, we ask you, our readers: What could possibly be better than our annual Best of Rhode Island ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:56 pm


AG: Investigation into Wyatt confrontation could take weeks - WPRI.com

AG: Investigation into Wyatt confrontation could take weeks  WPRI.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The criminal investigation into a confrontation between protesters and correctional officers outside the Wyatt Detention Facility last ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:11 pm


APTOPIX LLWS New Jersey Rhode Island Baseball | Trending - Winston-Salem Journal

APTOPIX LLWS New Jersey Rhode Island Baseball | Trending  Winston-Salem Journal

Barrington, R.I.'s Miles Fontaine is hit by a pitch from Elizabeth, N.J.'s Derek Escobar during the fourth inning of a baseball game at the Little League World ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:02 am


LLWS New Jersey Rhode Island Baseball | Trending - Winston-Salem Journal

LLWS New Jersey Rhode Island Baseball | Trending  Winston-Salem Journal

Barrington, Rhode Island's centerfielder Alex Anderson makes a diving attempt on a base hit by Elizabeth, New Jersey's Justin Labrador during the second ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:02 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


LL World Series: New Jersey stays alive with 2-0 win over Rhode Island - SILive.com

LL World Series: New Jersey stays alive with 2-0 win over Rhode Island  SILive.com

Players from Elmora Little League of Elizabeth, New Jersey, celebrate following its 2-0 losers' bracket victory over Rhode Island on Wednesday night.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:56 am


Mid-Atlantic champs blank Rhode Island | News, Sports, Jobs - Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Mid-Atlantic champs blank Rhode Island | News, Sports, Jobs  Williamsport Sun-Gazette

A closer look at the 2-0 Elizabeth, New Jersey win over Barrington, Rhode Island, Tuesday at Lamade Stadium. PLAY OF THE GAME: Sal Garcia's aggressive ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:16 am


Rhode Island man pleads guilty in car chase with stolen gun - The Union Leader

Rhode Island man pleads guilty in car chase with stolen gun  The Union Leader

KEENE — A Rhode Island man is being set free after pleading guilty to charges he led police on a high-speed car chase throughout Keene before getting his car ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:45 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


Rhode Island bounced from Little League World Series - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island bounced from Little League World Series  The Boston Globe

Barrington, R.I. lost to Elizabeth, N.J., 2-0, on Tuesday night, a defeat that eliminated the New England champs from the Little League World Series in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:19 am


New Jersey team beats Rhode Island 2-0 in the Little League World Series - WABC-TV

New Jersey team beats Rhode Island 2-0 in the Little League World Series  WABC-TV

New Jersey took the next step in the Little League World Series Tuesday night with a 2-0 win over the team from Rhode Island.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:28 am


Construction workers prone to overdose deaths in R.I. - The Providence Journal

Construction workers prone to overdose deaths in R.I.  The Providence Journal

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Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:52 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


Advocates call on R.I. leaders to shut down Wyatt Detention Center - The Providence Journal

Advocates call on R.I. leaders to shut down Wyatt Detention Center  The Providence Journal

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Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:11 pm


Your Chance to Experience a Traditional New England Clambake - Rhode Island Monthly

Your Chance to Experience a Traditional New England Clambake  Rhode Island Monthly

Check something major off that summer bucket list on August 29. McGrath Clambakes is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary by hosting a traditional clambake at ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:59 pm


Friendly's closes last restaurant in Rhode Island - MassLive.com

Friendly's closes last restaurant in Rhode Island  MassLive.com

Rhode Islanders will now need to leave the state for a Fribble. The final Friendly's location in Rhode Island has closed. The location in North Providence features ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:43 pm


These 7 Colleges Are The Best In Rhode Island: Forbes - Newport, RI Patch

These 7 Colleges Are The Best In Rhode Island: Forbes  Newport, RI Patch

These Are The Top 7 Colleges In RI: Forbes - Newport, RI - It's just about college season. One Rhode Island school made Forbes' top 10 list.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:37 pm


Judge allows Rhode Island's opioid suit to go forward despite public nuisance precedent - Legal News Line

Judge allows Rhode Island's opioid suit to go forward despite public nuisance precedent  Legal News Line

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Legal Newsline) - A Rhode Island judge has allowed the state's lawsuit against opioid manufacturers to proceed despite a 2008 ruling by ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:02 pm


Explosives detonated in portable toilets in Rhode Island - The Boston Globe

Explosives detonated in portable toilets in Rhode Island  The Boston Globe

The explosives were reportedly detonated inside two portable toilets, one in Charlestown and one in Westerly.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:00 am


New Jersey Youths Lose To Hawaii, Face Rhode Island Next In Little League World Series - CBS New York

New Jersey Youths Lose To Hawaii, Face Rhode Island Next In Little League World Series  CBS New York

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP/CBSNewYork) — Ray Amato takes in the scene from the very top of Lamade Stadium as the signature chant of the New Jersey ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:52 pm


Rhode Island prison lockdown lifted after inmate altercation - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Rhode Island prison lockdown lifted after inmate altercation  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Things are back to normal at Rhode Island's state prison after a fight involving inmates led to the weekend lockdown.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:07 pm


Man found shot to death inside SUV in Rhode Island - Press Herald

Man found shot to death inside SUV in Rhode Island  Press Herald

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence police say a 34-year-old man has been found shot to death inside an SUV. Officers responded to a parking lot at the corner of ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:01 pm


Final Rhode Island Friendlys Closes Its Doors: Patch PM - Newport, RI Patch

Final Rhode Island Friendlys Closes Its Doors: Patch PM  Newport, RI Patch

Final Rhode Island Friendly's Closes Its Doors - Newport, RI - Also: Beach closure updates | Gas prices fall 3 cents | This week's adoptable pet.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:59 pm


Little League World Series: Has New Jersey's next opponent been caught cheating? Why teams fingered Rhode Island - NJ.com

Little League World Series: Has New Jersey's next opponent been caught cheating? Why teams fingered Rhode Island  NJ.com

New Jersey's Little League champions, the Elmora Troopers of Elizabeth, will play Rhode Island in an elimination game at the Little League World Series.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:13 pm


Rhode Island gas prices down 3 cents per gallon - Virginian-Pilot

Rhode Island gas prices down 3 cents per gallon  Virginian-Pilot

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average cost of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has dropped 3 cents in the past week.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:40 pm


The last Friendly’s restaurant in Rhode Island has closed - The Boston Globe

The last Friendly’s restaurant in Rhode Island has closed  The Boston Globe

The restaurant on Mineral Spring Avenue in North Providence closed Aug. 19, according to company officials.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:37 pm


Beaches, Ponds Update: Whats Open, Closed In Rhode Island? - Coventry, RI Patch

Beaches, Ponds Update: Whats Open, Closed In Rhode Island?  Coventry, RI Patch

Toxic algae blooms and high bacteria levels led the Rhode Island Department of Health to close bodies of water across Rhode Island. By Rachel Nunes, Patch ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:20 pm


Rhode Island Weather: Humid Week, Chance Of TStorms - Newport, RI Patch

Rhode Island Weather: Humid Week, Chance Of TStorms  Newport, RI Patch

Rhode Island Weather: Humid Week, Chance Of Storms - Newport, RI - There will be a chance of scattered thunderstorms throughout the week starting on ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:49 pm


'Stranger Things' will happen at Rhode Island Comic Con - Turn to 10

'Stranger Things' will happen at Rhode Island Comic Con  Turn to 10

Spoiler Alert: This article discusses plot elements from the third season of "Stranger Things. "Rhode Island Comic Con recently completed another of their ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:54 am


Political Scene: Outgoing R.I. Democratic director looks back on tenure - The Providence Journal

Political Scene: Outgoing R.I. Democratic director looks back on tenure  The Providence Journal

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Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:37 am


Corrections Officer Who Struck Rhode Island ICE Protesters With Pickup Truck Resigns - Common Dreams

Corrections Officer Who Struck Rhode Island ICE Protesters With Pickup Truck Resigns  Common Dreams

A senior corrections officer at the Wyatt Detention Facility in Rhode Island has resigned after being placed on administrative leave for driving his pickup truck into ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:04 pm


RI Restaurateur Innovators Expanding In and Out of State - GoLocalProv

RI Restaurateur Innovators Expanding In and Out of State  GoLocalProv

A friendship that began more than 20 years ago is now turning into a business partnership that is driving an eclectic collection of restaurants that cover Rhode ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 11:26 am


Rhode Island Investor Sells Two Atlanta Apartment Communities - CoStar Group

Rhode Island Investor Sells Two Atlanta Apartment Communities  CoStar Group

Stonegate at Eagle's Landing is a 167-unit property in south Atlanta. It sold for $150,299 per unit, while the average apartment property in Atlanta sells for ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 6:17 am


Rhode Island's opioid lawsuit moves forward - The Westerly Sun

Rhode Island's opioid lawsuit moves forward  The Westerly Sun

PROVIDENCE — Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced Friday that the state's lawsuit against opioid manufacturers cleared an important hurdle and will ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:37 am


Guard resigns from private prison after driving his truck into ICE protesters in Rhode Island - Washington Post

Guard resigns from private prison after driving his truck into ICE protesters in Rhode Island  Washington Post

The corrections officer who allegedly drove his hulking pickup truck into a crowd of protesters outside the detention facility where he worked has resigned from ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:21 am


Corrections Officer Who Struck Rhode Island Protesters with Pickup Truck Resigns - ACLU

Corrections Officer Who Struck Rhode Island Protesters with Pickup Truck Resigns  ACLU

A senior corrections officer at the Wyatt Detention Facility in Rhode Island has resigned after being placed on administrative leave for driving his pickup truck into ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:38 pm


Rhode Island Employees returns 6.5% for fiscal year - Pensions & Investments

Rhode Island Employees returns 6.5% for fiscal year  Pensions & Investments

The Rhode Island Employees' Retirement System returned 6.5% net of fees in the fiscal year ended June 30, just shy of its benchmark.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:08 pm


Rhode Island farmers among those affected by worst planting season - newportri.com

Rhode Island farmers among those affected by worst planting season  newportri.com

In Rhode Island alone, a total of more than 13 acres that normally would be planted with crops are lying fallow this year. That number includes 11 acres of wheat ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:30 pm


Rhode Island mosquitoes test positive for potentially deadly virus EEE, officials say - Fox News

Rhode Island mosquitoes test positive for potentially deadly virus EEE, officials say  Fox News

Environmental officials in Rhode Island confirmed that mosquitos collected earlier this month tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), a rare cause ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:20 pm


HEAT DANGER: As summer temperatures increase in Rhode Island, so do risks for those who work outdoors - The Providence Journal

HEAT DANGER: As summer temperatures increase in Rhode Island, so do risks for those who work outdoors  The Providence Journal

The death of a Rhode Island worker last summer illustrates the concern, and so do the multiple heat-related injuries and illnesses recorded in the state every ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:06 pm


Rhode Island Works on Plan to Master Public Transit - ecoRI news

Rhode Island Works on Plan to Master Public Transit  ecoRI news

PROVIDENCE — The mission of Rhode Island's new transit master plan is both ambitious and bold, but it faces an uphill battle against a car-centered culture ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:49 pm


Rhode Island starts fish and shark monitoring program - Turn to 10

Rhode Island starts fish and shark monitoring program  Turn to 10

There have been a couple of shark scares locally this summer, but none of them documented great whites. In light of the heightened awareness of sharks that ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 11:21 pm


EEE detected in Rhode Island for first time this year - Turn to 10

EEE detected in Rhode Island for first time this year  Turn to 10

Health and environmental officials in Rhode Island said Thursday that they have confirmed the presence of eastern equine encephalitis in the state for the first ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:30 pm


N.H. Little League coach stands by his remarks that World Series-bound R.I. team stole signs - Boston.com

N.H. Little League coach stands by his remarks that World Series-bound R.I. team stole signs  Boston.com

The New Hampshire Little League coach who said the World Series-bound Rhode Island team stole signs during the regional tournament last weekend stood by ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 6:20 pm


R.I.’s best Little League World Series teams, ranked - The Boston Globe

R.I.’s best Little League World Series teams, ranked  The Boston Globe

It's the middle of August, so you know one thing is guaranteed: Another team from Rhode Island has qualified for the Little League World Series.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:44 pm


Protest Outside Rhode Island Immigration Detention Center Turn Violent - CBS Boston

Protest Outside Rhode Island Immigration Detention Center Turn Violent  CBS Boston

A group protesting outside a Rhode Island immigration detention center in Central Falls says two people were hurt. 6 days ago ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:14 pm


CCRI to host the final day of enrollment for Rhode Island Promise - WPRI.com

CCRI to host the final day of enrollment for Rhode Island Promise  WPRI.com

WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — The Community College of Rhode Island is scheduled to host its final day of the Rhode Island Promise enrollment Thursday, just days ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:24 am


Immigration protest turns violent in Rhode Island - WCVB Boston

Immigration protest turns violent in Rhode Island  WCVB Boston

An immigration protest turned violent in Rhode Island.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:20 am


Rhode Island football finally getting some love - The Providence Journal

Rhode Island football finally getting some love  The Providence Journal

SOUTH KINGSTOWN — When Momodou Mbye and his teammates first saw their new field of dreams rolling out over Meade Stadium, they couldn't contain their ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:13 am


Home buyers weary of Boston prices slip south to Rhode Island - Boston.com

Home buyers weary of Boston prices slip south to Rhode Island  Boston.com

'Now we're seeing people who are moving here and commuting up to Boston like it was a suburb.' Read more on realestate.boston.com.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 1:52 pm


Meet the powerful new business group at the center of R.I.’s hot-button issues - The Boston Globe

Meet the powerful new business group at the center of R.I.’s hot-button issues  The Boston Globe

The Partnership for Rhode Island is comprised of 12 members whose companies pay $100000 a year to be part of the group.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 6:00 am


Rhode Island aquaculture showed modest growth in 2018 | Business - The Westerly Sun

Rhode Island aquaculture showed modest growth in 2018 | Business  The Westerly Sun

The Rhode Island aquaculture industry saw modest increases in sales and employment in 2018, according to the latest report from the state Coastal Resources ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


'Bachelor' couple marries in Rhode Island - MassLive.com

'Bachelor' couple marries in Rhode Island  MassLive.com

The couple met during the filming of Season 2 of "Bachelor in Paradise."

Published on 12 August 2019 | 10:54 am


Lottery games: Will R.I. win or lose in $1 billion contract decision? - The Boston Globe

Lottery games: Will R.I. win or lose in $1 billion contract decision?  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — Is it a wise move that would keep more than 1,000 high-paying jobs in Rhode Island, or just the latest example of a “you gotta know a guy” ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Here’s why Victory Day is a holiday only in Rhode Island - WPRI.com

Here’s why Victory Day is a holiday only in Rhode Island  WPRI.com

For 71 years Rhode Island has observed a legal holiday to mark the end of World War II - the only one that does so today.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman Dead After Two Boats Collide Off Coast of Newport, Rhode Island - NBC10 Boston

Woman Dead After Two Boats Collide Off Coast of Newport, Rhode Island  NBC10 Boston

One person has died after a boating crash Sunday off the coast of Newport, Rhode Island, officials say. A 60-year-old woman was killed when the two-person ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Myles Marsden, founder of State Ballet of Rhode Island, dies at 83 - The Providence Journal

Myles Marsden, founder of State Ballet of Rhode Island, dies at 83  The Providence Journal

Myles Marsden, a founder of the State Ballet of Rhode Island, died Thursday in Nashville, Tennessee, according to his wife, Linda Marsden.Marsden, who was ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Islands oldest black church celebrates 200th anniversary - The Providence Journal

Rhode Islands oldest black church celebrates 200th anniversary  The Providence Journal

The Congdon Street Baptist Church, which started nearby at the African Union meetinghouse and schoolhouse in 1819, has worked to serve the spiritual as well ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island to add gender-neutral option for licenses - ABC News

Rhode Island to add gender-neutral option for licenses  ABC News

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says the state will begin offering a gender-neutral option for residents to put on their driver's licenses and birth certificates.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Missing 15-year-old Michigan girl found at Rhode Island man's home - Detroit Free Press

Missing 15-year-old Michigan girl found at Rhode Island man's home  Detroit Free Press

WARWICK, R.I. — A 43-year-old Rhode Island man charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Michigan girl he met on social media has been held on ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


$450,000 Homes in Rhode Island, Tennessee and Kansas - The New York Times

$450,000 Homes in Rhode Island, Tennessee and Kansas  The New York Times

A modern retreat inside a Coventry nature preserve, a Craftsman-style home outside Nashville and an 1869 house near Kansas State University.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island International Film Festival Returns with 317 Screenings - Rhode Island Monthly

Rhode Island International Film Festival Returns with 317 Screenings  Rhode Island Monthly

This year, the twenty-third annual Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) runs from August 6-11 and showcases 317 films from fifty-one countries and ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Did You Know That Providence Rhode Island Is Full of Black History & Culture? - Essence

Did You Know That Providence Rhode Island Is Full of Black History & Culture?  Essence

From museum crawls to foodie tours, this coastal town is a lot cooler than you think.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


New documentary highlights Rhode Island brewers - The Providence Journal

New documentary highlights Rhode Island brewers  The Providence Journal

"The Craft: Rhode Island," a documentary about Rhode Island's thriving beer scene, is set to debut Saturday at the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


10 Things to Know About Rhode Island - U.S. News & World Report

10 Things to Know About Rhode Island  U.S. News & World Report

Despite its small size, there have been plenty of firsts in the historic Ocean State.

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Building the Best of Rhode Island Awards - Rhode Island Monthly

Building the Best of Rhode Island Awards  Rhode Island Monthly

The Best of Rhode island is a yearlong juggernaut into the nooks and crannies of the nation's smallest state, into the villages and communities that are far from ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Average gas price down 2 cents in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Average gas price down 2 cents in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE (AP) — Gasoline is getting cheaper in Rhode Island.AAA Northeast reports that the cost of a gallon of self-serve, regular has dropped 2 cents ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island Businessman Nicholas Cardi Jr. Dies At 71 - CBS Boston

Rhode Island Businessman Nicholas Cardi Jr. Dies At 71  CBS Boston

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CBS/AP) — Nicholas Cardi Jr., a Rhode Island businessman whose family furniture store is a fixture in parts of New England, has died.

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


R.I.'s Climate Efforts in Perpetual State of Study — ecoRI News - ecoRI news

R.I.'s Climate Efforts in Perpetual State of Study — ecoRI News  ecoRI news

PROVIDENCE — The Resilient Rhode Island Act of 2014 created a mirage of political action. Lawmakers use it as a shield, to deflect having to do anything that ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Treasurer releases review of public debt in Rhode Island - newportri.com

Treasurer releases review of public debt in Rhode Island  newportri.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's treasurer has released a review of public debt in the state.Seth Magaziner released the 2019 Rhode Island Debt ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts Man Drowns Off Rhode Island Beach - WBUR

Massachusetts Man Drowns Off Rhode Island Beach  WBUR

A 57-year-old man was found about 500 yards off Conimicut Point on Saturday afternoon, police say.

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


A guide to Open Government in Rhode Island - Uprise RI

A guide to Open Government in Rhode Island  Uprise RI

The Rhode Island Attorney General's Office held their 21st Annual Open Government Session on July 19. The three hour session sought to explain how the ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Best of Rhode Island: What'sUpNewp named “Best Local News Blog” in the state for second year in a row - What'sUpNewp

Best of Rhode Island: What'sUpNewp named “Best Local News Blog” in the state for second year in a row  What'sUpNewp

Rhode Island Monthly readers have voted, and for the second year in a row What'sUpNewp is among their favorites. What'sUpNewp was among those honored ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


12 Gives Back: The Rhode Island Foundation - WPRI.com

12 Gives Back: The Rhode Island Foundation  WPRI.com

As one of the oldest and largest community foundations in the country, the Rhode Island Foundation is this month's pick for 12 Gives Back.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island gets $60M federal highway grant to improve I-95 - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Rhode Island gets $60M federal highway grant to improve I-95  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island has received a $60 million federal highway grant to make improvements to Interstate 95. The state's congressional ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island moves to take over Providence schools, plagued by low student results and crumbling buildings - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island moves to take over Providence schools, plagued by low student results and crumbling buildings  The Boston Globe

In an unprecedented intervention, Rhode Island granted Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green the authority to take control of Providence schools, the state's ...

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


To draft new economic plan, R.I. picks man who wrote the last plan - The Providence Journal

To draft new economic plan, R.I. picks man who wrote the last plan  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Gov. Gina Raimondo is turning to a familiar face for advice on Rhode Island's economic future, former Brookings Institutions fellow Bruce J.

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


RI's Adoptable Pets for July - Rhode Island Monthly

RI's Adoptable Pets for July  Rhode Island Monthly

The pets up for adoption this month include a snugly Catahoula Leopard mix named Bailey, a senior Pit mix with a calm disposition named Hailey, and Archie, ...

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Just passing through: Why sharks don’t seem to stop in Rhode Island on their way to Cape Cod - The Boston Globe

Just passing through: Why sharks don’t seem to stop in Rhode Island on their way to Cape Cod  The Boston Globe

The great predators of the ocean would rather eat seals, not swimmers. And the seals are abundant off the Cape.

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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