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Police Monitoring of Sex Offender's Home Cost City $100K - U.S. News & World Report

Police Monitoring of Sex Offender's Home Cost City $100K  U.S. News & World Report

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Providence Public Safety Department says it spent more than $100000 for police details at the home of a registered sex ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:45 pm


Davidson vs Rhode Island College Basketball Betting Lines, Spread, Odds and Prop Bets - The Duel

Davidson vs Rhode Island College Basketball Betting Lines, Spread, Odds and Prop Bets  The Duel

Betting preview for the college basketball game between the Davidson Wildcats and the Rhode Island Rams including betting lines, spread, odds and prop bets.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:44 pm


Several people hurt in 8-vehicle crash on I-95 in North Attleboro - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Several people hurt in 8-vehicle crash on I-95 in North Attleboro  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The crash occurred just before 6:30 a.m. Friday between Exits 5 and 6.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:40 pm


EPA to Begin Reviews of 3 RI Superfund Sites in 2019 - GoLocalProv

EPA to Begin Reviews of 3 RI Superfund Sites in 2019  GoLocalProv

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning to conduct reviews of site cleanups at three Rhode Island Superfund sites this year.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:16 pm


Side of the Rhode: Who's Hot and Who's Not? - February 22, 2019 - GoLocalProv

Side of the Rhode: Who's Hot and Who's Not? - February 22, 2019  GoLocalProv

Every Friday, GoLocalProv takes a look at who is rising and who is falling in Rhode Island politics, business, culture, and sports.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:11 pm


LIVE: RI Jewelry Designer Romano Featured on HSN - GoLocalProv

LIVE: RI Jewelry Designer Romano Featured on HSN  GoLocalProv

Rhode Island-based jewelry designer Nicole Romano joined GoLocal LIVE's Chelsea Guay to discuss her recent appearance on HSN, her upcoming collections ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 11:25 am


Standard Solar to buy 27 MW of DG in Rhode Island, New York - Renewables Now

Standard Solar to buy 27 MW of DG in Rhode Island, New York  Renewables Now

February 22 (Renewables Now) - Standard Solar Inc has inked a deal to buy 27 MW of distributed generation (DG) solar projects in New York and Rhode Island.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 11:15 am


Rhode Island Pizza with Global Twists, at Violet - The New Yorker

Rhode Island Pizza with Global Twists, at Violet  The New Yorker

The restaurateurs behind Emmy Squared and Emily bring Ocean State staples, like stuffed clams and Providence-style pies, to Alphabet City.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 9:03 am


Region Gameday: Friday’s matchup to watch - Charlotte Observer

Region Gameday: Friday’s matchup to watch  Charlotte Observer

DAVIDSON (19-7, 10-3 Atlantic 10) at RHODE ISLAND (12-13, 5-8)

Published on 22 February 2019 | 7:54 am


GOP fundraiser from Rhode Island admits fraud; accused of spending on escorts - The Westerly Sun

GOP fundraiser from Rhode Island admits fraud; accused of spending on escorts  The Westerly Sun

PROVIDENCE — A GOP fundraiser and former congressional candidate from Rhode Island has agreed to plead guilty to wire fraud and violating campaign law ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:00 am


Vineyard Wind project in RI moves forward - Turn to 10

Vineyard Wind project in RI moves forward  Turn to 10

The future of the Rhode Island commercial fishing industry is hanging in the balance, as the proposal to build the massive Vineyard Wind project moved forward.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:53 am


R.I. Time Lapse: The age of railroads - The Providence Journal

R.I. Time Lapse: The age of railroads  The Providence Journal

In the last century, the amount of freight moving to, from and through Rhode Island was amazing. Railroad tracks were a major part of the landscape in ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:30 am


RI volunteer opportunities - The Providence Journal

RI volunteer opportunities  The Providence Journal

Judy's Kindness Kitchen, Providence. Judy's Kindness Kitchen, a weekly soup kitchen run by volunteers, is seeking individuals of all ages to prepare food at ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:30 am


$25,000 grants will help three Rhode Island women keep writing - The Providence Journal

$25,000 grants will help three Rhode Island women keep writing  The Providence Journal

MacColl Johnson Fellowships, administered by the Rhode Island Foundation, go to Mary-Kim Arnold, Chrysanthemum Tran and Luisa Murillo.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:30 am


R.I. GOP chair: Man charged in fraud had visions of grandeur - The Providence Journal

R.I. GOP chair: Man charged in fraud had visions of grandeur  The Providence Journal

H. Russell Taub was already introducing himself as "ambassador" when he appeared in Rhode Island Republican political circles in 2014 as a *fresh* -faced ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:24 am


Numerous sites in Rhode Island appear in historic 'Green Book' - Turn to 10

Numerous sites in Rhode Island appear in historic 'Green Book'  Turn to 10

The Oscar-nominated film “Green Book" showcases some of the challenges African Americans faced while traveling the United States in the mid-1900s.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:06 am


Rhode Island faithful watching Catholic sex abuse summit closely - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Rhode Island faithful watching Catholic sex abuse summit closely  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Catholics in Rhode Island will be watching to see what comes out of this week's sex abuse prevention summit at the Vatican.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:28 pm


Social justice 'Champions' honored at law school gala - Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

Social justice 'Champions' honored at law school gala  Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

The Roger Williams University School of Law community and its “extended family” gathered at the Omni Providence Hotel on Jan. 25 to celebrate the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:59 pm


'Broken system' for state worker injuries is costing RI taxpayers millions - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

'Broken system' for state worker injuries is costing RI taxpayers millions  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

A Target 12 review of court records, retirement data, interviews with state officials and attorneys reveals a broken state injury claim system that has cost ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:02 pm


Local Legislators Call For Abolition of Tampon Tax In RI - Cranston, RI Patch

Local Legislators Call For Abolition of Tampon Tax In RI  Cranston, RI Patch

Local Legislators Call For End To Tampon Tax - Cranston, RI - "Does the state really need to collect a profit from every woman each time she needs feminine ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:57 pm


Rhode Island visitor arrested after night out with family in The Villages - Villages-News

Rhode Island visitor arrested after night out with family in The Villages  Villages-News

A Rhode Island visitor who celebrated outdoor dining with her family at Brownwood was arrested within hours of posting festive photos on Facebook. Carissa ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:57 pm


New commission to find savings from government efficiencies in R.I. - Turn to 10

New commission to find savings from government efficiencies in R.I.  Turn to 10

Rhode Island's governor has signed an executive order establishing a commission responsible for finding at least $10 million in savings in government ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:53 pm


Fee increases proposed at Rhode Island beaches, parks - Caledonian Record

Fee increases proposed at Rhode Island beaches, parks  Caledonian Record

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is proposing fee increases at state beaches and campsites as part of ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:42 pm


These Brides Threw a Cheerful Orange-and-White Wedding in Rhode Island - Martha Stewart Weddings

These Brides Threw a Cheerful Orange-and-White Wedding in Rhode Island  Martha Stewart Weddings

Go inside these brides' Rhode Island, wedding, which took place at an oceanfront venue with a Champagne bar.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:38 pm


Sunday Jazz Brunch at the Ocean House - Rhode Island Monthly

Sunday Jazz Brunch at the Ocean House  Rhode Island Monthly

The majestically restored Ocean House hotel sits on the bluffs of Watch Hill with a dining room that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and views as far out as Block ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:14 pm


CBRE Negotiates $4.3M Sale of Industrial Facility in Rhode Island - REBusinessOnline

CBRE Negotiates $4.3M Sale of Industrial Facility in Rhode Island  REBusinessOnline

15 New Industrial Road in Warren. WARREN, R.I. — CBRE has negotiated the sale of a 64,294-square-foot industrial facility in Warren. Located within the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:45 pm


Mom and Pop Breakfast Spots - Rhode Island Monthly

Mom and Pop Breakfast Spots  Rhode Island Monthly

617 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, 371-2683, thegfarmer.com. The focus is on big portions, and meals here could potentially feed a farmer for a day without the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:34 pm


Stewart Names Agency Sales Representative for Rhode Island's Independent Agents - Business Wire

Stewart Names Agency Sales Representative for Rhode Island's Independent Agents  Business Wire

Stewart Title announced the appointment of Lyslie DeMeo as the Agency Sales Representative to oversee the agent client relationships in Rhode Island.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


Brunch with a View - Rhode Island Monthly

Brunch with a View  Rhode Island Monthly

40 Ocean Rd., Narragansett, 789-0700, thecoastguardhouse.com. The view: Crashing waves and panoramic ocean views, including Narragansett Town Beach ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:36 pm


Rhode Island Marks 16 Years Since Deadly Station Nightclub Fire - Billboard

Rhode Island Marks 16 Years Since Deadly Station Nightclub Fire  Billboard

Rhode Island is marking the 16th anniversary of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people and injured more than 200.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 12:51 pm


Rhode Island looks to end streak vs Davidson - Centre Daily Times

Rhode Island looks to end streak vs Davidson  Centre Daily Times

Davidson looks to extend Rhode Island's conference losing streak to five games.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:45 am


5 things to do in Rhode Island this weekend - The Providence Journal

5 things to do in Rhode Island this weekend  The Providence Journal

Kickoff celebration for Gallery Night Providence, Grammy winner John Mellencamp performs at PPAC, learn about maple sugaring at Coggeshall Farm in Bristol, ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 2:00 am


With horror and hope, R.I. Venezuelans watch history unfold in their homeland - The Providence Journal

With horror and hope, R.I. Venezuelans watch history unfold in their homeland  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — With two men claiming the presidency, protests in the streets, the Army putting down the protests and inflation running at over 2 million percent, ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:49 am


Ex-GOP candidate for Congress in R.I. charged in fraud - The Providence Journal

Ex-GOP candidate for Congress in R.I. charged in fraud  The Providence Journal

H. Russell Taub spent donations on clothes, cigars, strip club visits and "escort services," say prosecutors, and he will admit to single counts of wire fraud and ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:30 am


College student from Park Ridge already a seasoned leader before her death - NorthJersey.com

College student from Park Ridge already a seasoned leader before her death  NorthJersey.com

A few years ago, Dominique Franco of Park Ridge served as captain of her high school soccer team. She later became president of her sorority at the University ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:36 pm


MTM CEO: 'Service has stabilized' - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

MTM CEO: 'Service has stabilized'  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Alaina Macia, CEO of Medical Transportation Management (MTM), is not proud of her company's launch in Rhode Island but says the system is now stable.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:26 pm


RI Weather: Winter Weather Advisory In Advance Of Sloppy Storm - Newport, RI Patch

RI Weather: Winter Weather Advisory In Advance Of Sloppy Storm  Newport, RI Patch

RI Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Ahead Of Snow - Newport, RI - Snow totals are expected to be low, but icy rain could make for a slippery Thursday morning ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:13 pm


Boston Realty Advisors Expand Into Rhode Island, Opens Office in Providence - Boston Real Estate Times

Boston Realty Advisors Expand Into Rhode Island, Opens Office in Providence  Boston Real Estate Times

Boston–Boston Realty Advisors, an independently owned, full-*service* real estate advisory and brokerage firm in Massachusetts, has opened a commercial real ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:11 pm


RI's Adoptable Pets for February - Rhode Island Monthly

RI's Adoptable Pets for February  Rhode Island Monthly

Looking for a puppy or a mature friend who deserves all your love? Our pet expert, Karen Kalunian, has a buddy for you. Here are five pets available for ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:05 pm


[ February 20, 2019 ] Hate groups planning a return to Rhode Island State House on April 6 - Uprise RI

[ February 20, 2019 ] Hate groups planning a return to Rhode Island State House on April 6  Uprise RI

THREAD: Resist Marxism has announced a rally in Providence, RI, for April 6, 2019. This will to be a violent event attended by hate groups– the Proud Boys and ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:49 pm


Adult entertainment industry a very powerful lobby in Rhode Island - MetroWest Daily News

Adult entertainment industry a very powerful lobby in Rhode Island  MetroWest Daily News

Rhode Island's Republican Party chairman said his party is considering filing a complaint with the Board of Elections over political contributions from the ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 9:00 pm


House Lust: 5 Cozy Log Cabins on the Market in RI - Rhode Island Monthly

House Lust: 5 Cozy Log Cabins on the Market in RI  Rhode Island Monthly

It's cold out there, but these log cabins are toasty warm. Truly: Log cabins are super energy efficient and trap in heat better than their conventional neighbors.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 7:51 pm


Political activist and academic Cornel West to give talk at Rhode Island College - The Providence Journal

Political activist and academic Cornel West to give talk at Rhode Island College  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE – Cornel West, a well-known public intellectual and political activist, will give a talk at Rhode Island College Feb. 28 in observance of Black ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 3:45 pm


A University of Rhode Island student died over the weekend - Boston.com

A University of Rhode Island student died over the weekend  Boston.com

Dominique Franco was chapter president of the Zeta Tau Alpha fraternity. Read more on Boston.com.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 3:38 pm


NBC 10 I-Team: Is there a monopoly in the RI marijuana market? - Turn to 10

NBC 10 I-Team: Is there a monopoly in the RI marijuana market?  Turn to 10

All one needs to do is sit and observe. A constant beehive of activity swirls around Rhode Island's three state approved compassion centers: Greenleaf in ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:27 am


Rhode Island Charter STEM School Comes Under Fire - Government Technology

Rhode Island Charter STEM School Comes Under Fire  Government Technology

(TNS) — A local charter school with STEM in its title has come under fire by the state Department of Education for not offering a rigorous and well-designed ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 1:41 am


Rhode Island at VCU | VCU - Richmond.com

Rhode Island at VCU | VCU  Richmond.com

Rhode Island at VCU. Tuesday: 8 p.m. Where: Siegel Center (cap. 7,637) TV: CBSSN. Radio: 910, 98.5 Records: VCU 19-6, 10-2 A-10; URI 12-12, 5-7. Notable: ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 11:28 pm


Sailor in iconic Times Square kiss photo dies at 95 in Rhode Island - Hartford Courant

Sailor in iconic Times Square kiss photo dies at 95 in Rhode Island  Hartford Courant

The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II died Sunday. George Mendonsa was 95.

Published on 18 February 2019 | 9:58 pm


Rhode Island delivers more than 150,000 tons of salt to de-ice roads in winter - The Providence Journal

Rhode Island delivers more than 150,000 tons of salt to de-ice roads in winter  The Providence Journal

At this point in the snow season, the state's Department of Transportation chief, Peter Alviti, says the state has plenty of salt in its sheds to get through the winter ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 2:05 am


Farrelly will thank the entire state of R.I. if Green Book wins an Oscar - The Providence Journal

Farrelly will thank the entire state of R.I. if Green Book wins an Oscar  The Providence Journal

CORRECTION: The first name of Brian Hayes Currie was misspelled in the original version of this story. Raised in Cumberland, the Farrelly Brothers have been ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 7:20 pm


Dueling bills call for early voting in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Dueling bills call for early voting in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

Rhode Island lawmakers this year will likely be confronted with two competing proposals to make it easier to vote before Election Day, as state elections officials ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:04 am


University of Rhode Island Student Pronounced Dead, Police Investigating - GoLocalProv

University of Rhode Island Student Pronounced Dead, Police Investigating  GoLocalProv

A University of Rhode Island student passed away on Saturday morning. The name of the student has not yet been released.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 10:21 pm


Tax Exemptions For Art In Rhode Island - NPR

Tax Exemptions For Art In Rhode Island  NPR

NPR's Scott Simon asks Rhode Island author Paul Caranci about a provision in his state's tax code that exempts certain works of art from sales tax.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:15 pm


Heres The Fastest Growing Local Economy In Rhode Island - Narragansett, RI Patch

Heres The Fastest Growing Local Economy In Rhode Island  Narragansett, RI Patch

Here's The Fastest Growing Local Economy In RI - Narragansett-South Kingstown, RI - A new report highlighted the fastest growing local economy in every state.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


The 25 US Presidents That Have Visited Newport, RI Since 1781 - What'sUpNewp

The 25 US Presidents That Have Visited Newport, RI Since 1781  What'sUpNewp

(This story was originally published on September 2, 2015.) With President's Day here, we got to thinking – “just how many of U.S. Presidents have visited ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:25 am


Rhode Island withdraws from Maryland memorial cross case - Boston 25 News

Rhode Island withdraws from Maryland memorial cross case  Boston 25 News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island's attorney general is withdrawing the state from a case heading to the U.S. Supreme Court over a cross memorial on ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:25 pm


Drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island continue to decrease - The Providence Journal

Drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island continue to decrease  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Health officials in Rhode Island say the number of drug overdose deaths in the state continues to decrease.Department of Health ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:20 pm


Rhode Island Ranked in Top 10 for Asthma Rate - ecoRI news

Rhode Island Ranked in Top 10 for Asthma Rate  ecoRI news

PROVIDENCE — A study of air pollution along Interstate 95 found what has long been suspected: neighborhoods close to the highway and the city's industrial ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:24 pm


Suspect in fatal Fall River stabbing arrested in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Suspect in fatal Fall River stabbing arrested in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

FALL RIVER — Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal Wednesday night stabbing of 17-year-old local boy, William Wheeler, according to the district attorney.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:17 pm


Abortion Extremism Comes to Rhode Island - National Review

Abortion Extremism Comes to Rhode Island  National Review

In Rhode Island, legislators are considering a bill to put their state on par with New York by repealing nearly all existing protections for unborn life. It is part of a ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 9:00 pm


Fordham, Rhode Island meet in conference play - Idaho Statesman

Fordham, Rhode Island meet in conference play  Idaho Statesman

Fordham (10-14, 1-10) vs. Rhode Island (12-11, 5-6). Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST. BOTTOM LINE: Fordham visits ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:31 pm


Rhode Island governor to call for stronger gun control laws - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island governor to call for stronger gun control laws  The Boston Globe

Governor Gina Raimondo is marking the anniversary of the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, by calling for stronger gun control laws in her state.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 4:50 pm


The Secret Life of Quonset - Rhode Island Monthly

The Secret Life of Quonset  Rhode Island Monthly

It's hard to imagine that a ship weighing 60,000 tons, carryinG 8,500 cars, AND standing taller than most buildings in Providence could sneak past anyone, but ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:40 pm


$850,000 Homes in Rhode Island, Nebraska and Alabama - The New York Times

$850,000 Homes in Rhode Island, Nebraska and Alabama  The New York Times

A Second Empire-style condominium in Newport, a brick Tudor in Omaha and an 1870s home in Mobile.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 2:01 pm


9 Rhode Island Makers to Watch - American Inno

9 Rhode Island Makers to Watch  American Inno

Rhode Island is the home to of a bevy of creatives. After all, it has the third-highest amount of in-state creative jobs in the nation, right behind California and New ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Allegiant Air to offer Rhode Island to Georgia nonstop route - Hartford Courant

Allegiant Air to offer Rhode Island to Georgia nonstop route  Hartford Courant

A new nonstop *service* to the deep South is coming to Rhode Island's T.F. Green Airport this summer. The Rhode Island Airport Corp. on Tuesday announced ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 10:02 pm


My Turn: Lara Salamano: My road back to Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

My Turn: Lara Salamano: My road back to Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

As native Rhode Islander, I always knew I wanted to work and raise my family in the state. But when I graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:00 am


AAA: Gas prices continue decline, down 2 cents in Rhode Island - The Westerly Sun

AAA: Gas prices continue decline, down 2 cents in Rhode Island  The Westerly Sun

PROVIDENCE — A slow but steady decline in gasoline prices that began in mid-October has continued into February, with prices Monday reflecting a two cent ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:28 am


Beach Boys coming back to Rhode Island this August - The Providence Journal

Beach Boys coming back to Rhode Island this August  The Providence Journal

It may be the depths of winter, but summer is coming, and so are the Beach Boys. The latest iteration of the band, featuring Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, will ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island lawmaker proposes new fine for DUI convictions - Turn to 10

Rhode Island lawmaker proposes new fine for DUI convictions  Turn to 10

A state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would impose a new fine on people who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs or fail to submit to a ...

Published on 10 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Dayton dominates Rhode Island from start to finish to pick up key road win - Dayton Daily News

Dayton dominates Rhode Island from start to finish to pick up key road win  Dayton Daily News

Anthony Grant walked off the court at Rhode Island's Ryan Center with a big smile as he talked to junior guard Trey Landers. That's a rare sight for Grant, who ...

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island bill would fine drivers who give to panhandlers - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Rhode Island bill would fine drivers who give to panhandlers  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A group of Rhode Island lawmakers is trying once again to get a bill passed to fine motorists who give money to panhandlers.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Dayton at Rhode Island: What you need to know about Saturday’s game - Dayton Daily News

Dayton at Rhode Island: What you need to know about Saturday’s game  Dayton Daily News

Dayton at Rhode Island: What you need to know about Saturday's game.

Published on 8 February 2019 | 3:25 pm


Dayton motivated by blowout loss at Rhode Island last season - Dayton Daily News

Dayton motivated by blowout loss at Rhode Island last season  Dayton Daily News

The Dayton Flyers cut down the nets on Senior Night after clinching a share of the Atlantic 10 Conference regular-season championship in 2016. They did the ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island Forced to Stay Another Year in Fund Sold To Pension By Gina Raimondo - Forbes

Rhode Island Forced to Stay Another Year in Fund Sold To Pension By Gina Raimondo  Forbes

My 2013 investigation of RI pension recommended the SEC examine the state's investment in a fund managed, and sold to the pension, by Gov. Raimondo ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island governor's order seeks to rein in healthcare costs - Becker's Hospital Review

Rhode Island governor's order seeks to rein in healthcare costs  Becker's Hospital Review

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo signed an executive order Feb. 6 to keep annual healthcare cost growth under 3. 2 percent through 2022, according the ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Historic 1770 home in Rhode Island gutted to grow marijuana - The Boston Globe

Historic 1770 home in Rhode Island gutted to grow marijuana  The Boston Globe

Authorities in Rhode Island say a building built before the United States declared independence was bought with cash and gutted to illegally grow marijuana.

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Patriots victory cost Rhode Island nearly $1.2 million in payouts - Turn to 10

Patriots victory cost Rhode Island nearly $1.2 million in payouts  Turn to 10

Rhode Island gave nearly $1. 2 million to New England Patriots fans after the team's sixth Super Bowl victory. The total amount paid to winners in the biggest ...

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Animal abusers registry proposed again in Rhode Island - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Animal abusers registry proposed again in Rhode Island  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- A bill aimed at preventing animal abusers from adopting or buying pets is once again being considered at the Rhode Island State ...

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


NBC 10 I-Team: Rhode Island launches Text-to-911 - Turn to 10

NBC 10 I-Team: Rhode Island launches Text-to-911  Turn to 10

Text to 911 technology is now up and running inside Rhode Island's E-911 center, more than two years after the state bought the equipment. Now, staffing levels ...

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island adopts regulations to slow health-care costs — and they appear to work - Stanford University News

Rhode Island adopts regulations to slow health-care costs — and they appear to work  Stanford University News

As the price of health care in the United States continues to accelerate — to the consternation of both patients and providers — it's refreshing to find one state ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island woman has special relationship with Patriots, and championship traditions - Turn to 10

Rhode Island woman has special relationship with Patriots, and championship traditions  Turn to 10

A woman from Rhode Island is extra hopeful for the Patriots to bring back a win to New England. 27-year-old Alyssa Silva developed a relationship with the team ...

Published on 3 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island agency opens investigation into natural gas service interruption - Turn to 10

Rhode Island agency opens investigation into natural gas service interruption  Turn to 10

After thousands went without natural gas *service* last week on Aquidneck Island during the coldest stretch of the season, Rhode Island's Division of Public ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island College addresses teacher shortages with new requirement - The Providence Journal

Rhode Island College addresses teacher shortages with new requirement  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island College has come up with a *fresh* way to address the state's chronic teacher shortages in special education, math and science.

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Patriots fans flock to Rhode Island to bet on the Super Bowl - San Francisco Chronicle

Patriots fans flock to Rhode Island to bet on the Super Bowl  San Francisco Chronicle

LINCOLN, R.I. — Given their team's success, die-hard fans of the Patriots have made Las Vegas like a winter home during Super Bowl week so they can enjoy a ...

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


2 lawsuits filed over Rhode Island natural gas outage - Turn to 10

2 lawsuits filed over Rhode Island natural gas outage  Turn to 10

Residents and businesses in Newport have filed class action lawsuits over the natural gas outage on Aquidneck Island. Lawyer Brian Cunha filed two lawsuits ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Abortion bills fire up both sides at R.I. State House - The Providence Journal

Abortion bills fire up both sides at R.I. State House  The Providence Journal

Abortion rights. Women's rights. The "flutter" of a fetal heartbeat. "A culture of death." Hundreds of people with strong feelings about abortion descended on the ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Woman creates 'Me, still me' movement as RI lawmakers mull abortion bills - Turn to 10

Woman creates 'Me, still me' movement as RI lawmakers mull abortion bills  Turn to 10

A Rhode Island woman is asking legislators who support abortion bills to rethink their stance. Nichole Rowley, a mother of two, said she and her husband, Tyler, ...

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island's Only Axe Throwing Bar Opens in Lincoln - Rhode Island Monthly

Rhode Island's Only Axe Throwing Bar Opens in Lincoln  Rhode Island Monthly

Themed bars are becoming more and more popular. There are arcade bars, music bars and pop-culture bars, but did you know that there are axe throwing bars, ...

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Worker killed in fall through roof of Rhode Island Community Food Bank - Turn to 10

Worker killed in fall through roof of Rhode Island Community Food Bank  Turn to 10

Monday morning got off to a tragic start on a Providence job site when a man working on the roof of the Rhode Island Community Food Bank fell to his death.

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Renewable energy brings questions in Rhode Island | Westerly - The Westerly Sun

Renewable energy brings questions in Rhode Island | Westerly  The Westerly Sun

CRANSTON — Renee Petrone has lived along the Johnston border in western Cranston for the past 15 years. She had given wind turbines little thought in that ...

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Newport, R.I., suffers through days-long natural gas outage - The Boston Globe

Newport, R.I., suffers through days-long natural gas outage  The Boston Globe

NEWPORT, R.I. — Thousands of residents without heat and hot water in the middle of winter, queuing for free meals, food vouchers, and space heaters.

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Russia Wants to Undermine Trust in Elections. Here's How Rhode Island Is Fighting Back - TIME

Russia Wants to Undermine Trust in Elections. Here's How Rhode Island Is Fighting Back  TIME

Rhode Island is leading the way with a new effort to restore voters' faith in election results.

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island rape suspect captured on Ohio - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island rape suspect captured on Ohio  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — A man wanted on child rape and kidnapping charges in Rhode Island has been captured in Ohio. The Marshals *Service* and Providence ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island's Dairy Dilemma - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Rhode Island's Dairy Dilemma  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Eyewitness News reporter Ted Nesi takes a closer look at the dwindling dairy business and if anything can be done to help.

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Federal workers in Rhode Island thankful for publics generosity during shutdown - The Providence Journal

Federal workers in Rhode Island thankful for publics generosity during shutdown  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — As President Trump announced a plan to end to longest-ever government shutdown on Friday, officers working for the Transportation Security ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island outlasts VCU for 71-65 victory - Richmond.com

Rhode Island outlasts VCU for 71-65 victory  Richmond.com

VCU has shown this year that it can take its high-level defense on the road — that was evident again in the first half at Rhode Island on Wednesday night.

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Rhode Island natural gas outage linked to Weymouth - The Patriot Ledger

Rhode Island natural gas outage linked to Weymouth  The Patriot Ledger

WEYMOUTH — A natural-gas outage affecting thousands of people in Rhode Island may have stemmed from a frozen valve at the North Weymouth metering ...

Published on 23 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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