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RI Airport Corp. to Host Workshops Focused on Renovations to TF Green Airport - GoLocalProv

RI Airport Corp. to Host Workshops Focused on Renovations to TF Green Airport  GoLocalProv

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) is set to host two workshops to engage the public in planning for the future of T.F. Green Airport.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 10:13 am


RI Lands Wind Company's US Headquarters, Bolsters Growing Renewable Industry - GoLocalProv

RI Lands Wind Company's US Headquarters, Bolsters Growing Renewable Industry  GoLocalProv

On Monday, Governor Gina Raimondo announced that GEV, one of the largest wind turbine maintenance companies in the world, will make Rhode Island the ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 10:12 am


Rhode Island joins states with extreme abortion laws after Catholic governor signs bill - Lifesite

Rhode Island joins states with extreme abortion laws after Catholic governor signs bill  Lifesite

Democrat Gov. Gina Raimondo went against some of her own party members, who warned that 'we will all be accountable to God.'

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:18 am


Report: New Mass. casino could take millions in revenue away from RI - WPRI.com

Report: New Mass. casino could take millions in revenue away from RI  WPRI.com

With Massachusetts' third casino now open for business, Rhode Island officials are expecting a shift in the state's gaming and revenue projections.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:55 pm


Killing Mickey Mouse? R.I. House panel approves bill to change write-in rules - The Providence Journal

Killing Mickey Mouse? R.I. House panel approves bill to change write-in rules  The Providence Journal

Bugs Bunny, Abraham Lincoln, God Almighty, Vermin Supreme and Warren Buffett could also lose their already improbable chances of winning election in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:46 pm


Rhode Island high school baseball parents: We keep raising coach's abuses but no one listens - USA TODAY High School Sports

Rhode Island high school baseball parents: We keep raising coach's abuses but no one listens  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Rhode Island high school baseball coach continues to find himself at odds with his school's parents, who are growing increasingly frustrated that their ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:55 pm


British company that services wind turbines wants to anchor U.S. operations to R.I. - The Providence Journal

British company that services wind turbines wants to anchor U.S. operations to R.I.  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — When a proposal to install five giant wind turbines near Block Island was first rolled out in 2008, the idea was that by approving the first ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:09 pm


Dozens of journalists to serve as honor guard at funeral service for R.I. reporter Jim Taricani - The Boston Globe

Dozens of journalists to serve as honor guard at funeral service for R.I. reporter Jim Taricani  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — An honor guard consisting of dozens of journalists will pay tribute to legendary Rhode Island investigative reporter Jim Taricani at his funeral ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:57 pm


My Turn: Rodrigo Pimentel: R.I. budget benefits the rich - The Providence Journal

My Turn: Rodrigo Pimentel: R.I. budget benefits the rich  The Providence Journal

The nearly $10 billion budget approved by the Rhode Island House preserves much of the status quo — something we should not be celebrating. The status quo ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:26 pm


No Injuries Reported In Fiery I-95 North Crash - Patch.com

No Injuries Reported In Fiery I-95 North Crash  Patch.com

Fiery I-95 Crash In Providence: Traffic Tie-ups - Providence, RI - The two-vehicle crash completely closed I-95 north in downtown Providence just in time for the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:01 pm


RI Is Not Very Patriotic, According to New Rankings - GoLocalProv

RI Is Not Very Patriotic, According to New Rankings  GoLocalProv

According to a recent study completed by WalletHub, Rhode Island is the 39th most patriotic state in the country. “Expressions of American patriotism come in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:40 pm


Rhode Island's General Assembly enters a busy final week - San Francisco Chronicle

Rhode Island's General Assembly enters a busy final week  San Francisco Chronicle

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Proposals to gives victims of childhood sexual abuse more time to sue, to compensate people who have been wrongfully imprisoned, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:13 pm


Catholic Medical Association Defends Sanctity of Life After Rhode Island Passes Bill Allowing for Ab - Canada Free Press

Catholic Medical Association Defends Sanctity of Life After Rhode Island Passes Bill Allowing for Ab  Canada Free Press

By Catholic Medical Association —— Bio and Archives--June 24, 2019. Health and Medicine | Comments | Print Friendly | Subscribe | Email Us. AddThis ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:00 pm


Gas prices down 5 cents in Rhode Island - News - The Providence Journal

Gas prices down 5 cents in Rhode Island - News  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has dropped another nickel.AAA Northeast reports Monday that self-serve, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:41 pm


Rhode Island To Crack Down On Newport Bridge Toll Evaders - Newport, RI Patch

Rhode Island To Crack Down On Newport Bridge Toll Evaders  Newport, RI Patch

RI To Crack Down On Newport Bridge Toll Evaders - Newport, RI - The General Assembly passed a bill to lower the threshold for toll violators and evaders, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:23 pm


Rhode Island Signs Law Permitting Abortions up to Birth - Christianheadlines.com

Rhode Island Signs Law Permitting Abortions up to Birth  Christianheadlines.com

On Wednesday, Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo signed the Reproductive Privacy Act into law, allowing late-term abortions on unborn babies, including ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:11 pm


NEW: New England Tech Lays Off Administrative Staff Citing “Demographic” Challenges - GoLocalProv

NEW: New England Tech Lays Off Administrative Staff Citing “Demographic” Challenges  GoLocalProv

The New England Institute of Technology in Rhode Island has laid off approximately eleven administrative staff at the end of the school year. GoLocalProv.com ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:01 pm


Navy Band Northeast's "Rhode Island Sound" Ensemble Returns to National Seashore - Cape Cod Today

Navy Band Northeast's "Rhode Island Sound" Ensemble Returns to National Seashore  Cape Cod Today

Rhode Island Sound, the US Navy Band Northeast's popular music ensemble, will return to perform a free concert at Salt Pond Visitor Center in Eastham on July ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:53 pm


What to make of the A-10 schedule pairings - Mid-Major Madness

What to make of the A-10 schedule pairings  Mid-Major Madness

With each tick of the clock we are a second closer to the pure bliss of the return of college hoops. As we sit around and twiddle our thumbs we cannot help but ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:34 pm


RI man berated ex for dating someone else before he allegedly shot her to death - The Boston Globe

RI man berated ex for dating someone else before he allegedly shot her to death  The Boston Globe

A Johnston, R.I., man berated his former girlfriend for dating someone else right before he allegedly killed her in a jealous rage Saturday in North Attleborough, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:02 pm


Crowning Rhode Island's Best Clam Cake with the Clamarati - Rhode Island Monthly

Crowning Rhode Island's Best Clam Cake with the Clamarati  Rhode Island Monthly

Do you think all clam cakes are created equal? Think again. After sampling eleven versions in eight hours at clam shacks across the state for the Lil Rhody Clam ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:40 pm


No time to wait: The Rhode Island Senate needs to raise the minimum wage this year, and here's how - Uprise RI

No time to wait: The Rhode Island Senate needs to raise the minimum wage this year, and here's how  Uprise RI

Tell your Senator – tell all the Senators – that you want them to amend the 2020 Rhode Island State Budget to include the minimum wage increase the Senate ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:01 pm


The House passes the 2020 Rhode Island State Budget - All the video - Uprise RI

The House passes the 2020 Rhode Island State Budget - All the video  Uprise RI

House deliberations on the 2020 Rhode Island State Budget (H5151A) were to begin at 2pm on Friday but instead began over two and a half hours late.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:41 am


In Rhode Island, talk (and talk and talk) radio is long tradition in state politics - The Boston Globe

In Rhode Island, talk (and talk and talk) radio is long tradition in state politics  The Boston Globe

Graham Vyse had a variety of duties as a communications aide for then-Governor Lincoln D. Chafee. But tuning in to talk radio was central to his daily routine.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:03 am


Fireworks in Rhode Island: Fourth of July 2019 - Warwick Post

Fireworks in Rhode Island: Fourth of July 2019  Warwick Post

[CREDIT: Mary Carlos] George Nippo with his wife, Loida Minchez and their twin daughters, Mina and Raquel, 2, while watching Warwick's 2014 Fourth of July ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:30 am


OP-ED | Pushback Justified On Connecticut-Rhode Island Border Skirmish - CT News Junkie

OP-ED | Pushback Justified On Connecticut-Rhode Island Border Skirmish  CT News Junkie

File this one under unsolved mysteries. A strange and ongoing phenomenon has been detected in a New England state in which a media outlet takes delight in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:01 am


RI Trooper Log Arrests: Fentanyl, DUI, Missed Hearings - Warwick Post

RI Trooper Log Arrests: Fentanyl, DUI, Missed Hearings  Warwick Post

State Police reports in the RI Trooper Log June 16 and June 22 involved DUI, missed court hearings and fentanyl possession during traffic stops statewide.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:00 am


Wind company moving HQ to Quonset. Why R.I. hearts talk radio. The House wants to adjourn this week. - The Boston Globe

Wind company moving HQ to Quonset. Why R.I. hearts talk radio. The House wants to adjourn this week.  The Boston Globe

Rhode Island was the first state to have an offshore wind farm. Now it's seeking to become a leader in the entire wind industry. There aren't too many places the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:19 am


Bill aiming to curb Rhode Island bridge toll violators heads to governor - theday.com

Bill aiming to curb Rhode Island bridge toll violators heads to governor  theday.com

Rhode Island's legislature has passed legislation aimed at cracking down on bridge toll violators and evaders.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:09 am


Report: Rhode Island’s Joe Mazzulla joins Celtics coaching staff - WPRI.com

Report: Rhode Island’s Joe Mazzulla joins Celtics coaching staff  WPRI.com

Johnston native and former Hendricken Hawks hoop standout Joe Mazzulla is joining Brad Stevens' Celtics coaching staff according to ESPN's Adrian ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:07 am


Rhode Island man among the seven killed in New Hampshire motorcycle crash - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island man among the seven killed in New Hampshire motorcycle crash  The Boston Globe

Daniel Pereira joined the Marine Corps at 18. He is survived by his wife and two children.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:26 am


Rhode Island loses jobs in May but unemployment rate dips - Miami Herald

Rhode Island loses jobs in May but unemployment rate dips  Miami Herald

State labor officials say Rhode Island lost 600 jobs from April to May but the state unemployment rate dipped.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 5:19 pm


Suspect in fatal N. Attleborough shooting found dead in Rhode Island - The Boston Globe

Suspect in fatal N. Attleborough shooting found dead in Rhode Island  The Boston Globe

A man suspected of killing a 37-year-old woman in North Attleborough on Saturday was found dead on Sunday night in Rhode Island, according to the Bristol ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 3:25 pm


Rhode Island Court Issues Temporary Restraining Order Requiring Blogger to Take Down All Posts About a Person - Reason

Rhode Island Court Issues Temporary Restraining Order Requiring Blogger to Take Down All Posts About a Person  Reason

According to the ACLU of Rhode Island, which is representing the blogger, the order was issued without any adversarial hearing at which the blogger could ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 9:54 pm


Weekly Briefing: State Dept. religious freedom report, Supreme Court rulings, Rhode Island's abortion expansion - Christian Post

Weekly Briefing: State Dept. religious freedom report, Supreme Court rulings, Rhode Island's abortion expansion  Christian Post

A 40-foot cross that honors 49 fallen World War I soldiers from Prince George's County stands at the busy intersection of Bladensberg and Annapolis roads and ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 4:45 pm


Jim Taricani, longtime Rhode Island TV reporter, dies - Boston.com

Jim Taricani, longtime Rhode Island TV reporter, dies  Boston.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Jim Taricani, an award-winning TV reporter who exposed corruption and served a federal sentence for refusing to disclose a source, ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 4:18 pm


Rhode Island House passes nearly $10 billion budget - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island House passes nearly $10 billion budget  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's House of Representatives passed a nearly $10 billion state budget Saturday that would expand the state's ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 1:36 pm


Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Brown launch initiative to reduce adverse drug events - FierceHealthcare

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Brown launch initiative to reduce adverse drug events  FierceHealthcare

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and Brown Emergency Medicine are teaming up on a pilot program that aims to reduce adverse drug events, ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 4:18 pm


RI Realtors Say New Sales Price Record Was Set in May - GoLocalProv

RI Realtors Say New Sales Price Record Was Set in May  GoLocalProv

Rhode Island set a new median sales price record for the month of May, according to the Rhode Island Association of Realtors.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:58 pm


56 Pics of Rhode Island Showing off Its Pride - Advocate.com

56 Pics of Rhode Island Showing off Its Pride  Advocate.com

Initial estimates have the crowds of more than 125,000+ people coming to “Live Your Truth,” as part of the theme for this year's celebration. Read more below.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 1:47 pm


Rhode Island siting board rejects Invenergy's 900 MW gas plant - Utility Dive

Rhode Island siting board rejects Invenergy's 900 MW gas plant  Utility Dive

Rhode Island regulators on Thursday denied Invenergy a key permit for its planned 900 MW gas-fired plant in Burrillville, putting the plant's future in jeopardy.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 1:42 pm


Rhode Island Denies Permit to Build Invenergy Gas Power Plant - Bloomberg Environment

Rhode Island Denies Permit to Build Invenergy Gas Power Plant  Bloomberg Environment

A $1 billion Invenergy plan to build a natural gas-powered plant in Rhode Island to sell electricity in New England was denied a permit by state regulators June ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 12:13 am


Editorial: Connecticut outranks Rhode Island in education, health care, crime and infrastructure. So why the - Hartford Courant

Editorial: Connecticut outranks Rhode Island in education, health care, crime and infrastructure. So why the  Hartford Courant

It says something about a person, or a state, when criticizing others becomes bad habit. Insecurity. Low self-esteem. That sort of thing.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 12:38 pm


Rhode Island man charged with abusing dog - Hastings Tribune

Rhode Island man charged with abusing dog  Hastings Tribune

LINCOLN, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man has been charged with sexual abuse of a dog. Lincoln police and the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 12:26 pm


Summer reading: Early look at Virginia Tech’s Week 6 opponent Rhode Island - Roanoke Times

Summer reading: Early look at Virginia Tech’s Week 6 opponent Rhode Island  Roanoke Times

Editor's note: The Roanoke Times is taking an early look at every game on Virginia Tech's 2019 schedule. Check back every Tuesday and Thursday this summer ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 6:02 am


Rhode Island man charged after authorities investigate ‘sexually abused dog’ - CBS17.com

Rhode Island man charged after authorities investigate ‘sexually abused dog’  CBS17.com

LINCOLN, R.I. (WPRI) — A Lincoln man was arrested overnight on animal abuse charges following an investigation involving a “sexually abused dog,” town ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 11:46 pm


Rhode Island latest state to pass a bill protecting abortion rights - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island latest state to pass a bill protecting abortion rights  The Boston Globe

Rhode Island joins New York, Vermont and Illinois in passing bills to protect abortion rights in those states this year, an abortion rights advocate said.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 10:23 pm


Rhode Island man charged with sexually abusing dog - Boston.com

Rhode Island man charged with sexually abusing dog  Boston.com

LINCOLN, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man has been charged with sexual abuse of a dog. Lincoln police and the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:56 pm


For second year in a row, What'sUpNewp recognized by Rhode Island Monthly as a 'Best of Rhode Island Winner' - What'sUpNewp

For second year in a row, What'sUpNewp recognized by Rhode Island Monthly as a 'Best of Rhode Island Winner'  What'sUpNewp

Wow, woah, whoa! What'sUpNewp was notified this week that we are a 2019 Best Of Rhode Island Winner! Thank you all so much to Rhode Island Monthly, ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 4:42 pm


Rhode Island newspaper takes jab at Connecticut in editorial, calls state ‘a sea of dysfunction’ - Hartford Courant

Rhode Island newspaper takes jab at Connecticut in editorial, calls state ‘a sea of dysfunction’  Hartford Courant

Once again, an editorial in The Providence Journal took a jab at neighboring Connecticut, opining that despite its many advantages the state is “a sea of ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:43 pm


14 Places to Explore on the Connecticut and Rhode Island Coast - NBC4 Washington

14 Places to Explore on the Connecticut and Rhode Island Coast  NBC4 Washington

It's New England Vacation Week and we're exploring the best summer destinations the region has to offer. Here are some awesome ways to enjoy the summer ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 12:56 pm


Visit Charming Bristol, Rhode Island, For the Fourth and Beyond - Exhale Lifestyle

Visit Charming Bristol, Rhode Island, For the Fourth and Beyond  Exhale Lifestyle

This summer, when you're hankering for a quick getaway consider a day trip or weekend in Bristol. The charming, coastal Rhode Island town is just an hour and ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 11:15 am


Challenges remain as Rhode Island’s key health care players discuss call for a local system - The Boston Globe

Challenges remain as Rhode Island’s key health care players discuss call for a local system  The Boston Globe

Governor Gina Raimondo announced this month she was bringing the key players from the state's hospital landscape together to discuss creating a local ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:30 am


Rhode Island House speaker explains budget plan to lawmakers - Miami Herald

Rhode Island House speaker explains budget plan to lawmakers  Miami Herald

Rhode Island's House speaker has explained to lawmakers what's in the budget and why, answering several of their questions about the planned increase in ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 9:58 pm


Wolverines targeting another Rhode Island sleeper - 247Sports

Wolverines targeting another Rhode Island sleeper  247Sports

Warwick (RI.) Bishop Hendricken 2021 defensive end Jason Onye breaks down his first Division 1 offer from Michigan and much more.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:05 pm


Your Illinois News Radar » Rhode Island gives pension-cutters a ray of hope here - The Capitol Fax Blog

Your Illinois News Radar » Rhode Island gives pension-cutters a ray of hope here  The Capitol Fax Blog

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019. * Center Square… A state Supreme Court decision in Rhode Island could possibly remove a hurdle to reforming Illinois' pension debt ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 3:39 pm


Rhode Island Pride, Warwick police at odds over parade participation - Turn to 10

Rhode Island Pride, Warwick police at odds over parade participation  Turn to 10

Warwick police responded Tuesday to allegations that their participation in the Rhode Island Pride parade broke an agreement with organizers. Rhode Island ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 11:03 am


Bills pit R.I. auto body shops against insurers - The Providence Journal

Bills pit R.I. auto body shops against insurers  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Few industries are more generous to Rhode Island's political leaders than the auto-body industry, which handed out at least $65550 in ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 10:30 pm


Nevada ranked in best transportation; Rhode Island ranked worst - Land Line Magazine

Nevada ranked in best transportation; Rhode Island ranked worst  Land Line Magazine

Road and bridge conditions vary state by state. According to the U.S. News and World Report's Best States for Transportation rankings, Nevada is doing ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 10:01 pm


Meet Rhode Island Pride's Best-Kept Secret - Advocate.com

Meet Rhode Island Pride's Best-Kept Secret  Advocate.com

If you've ever been to Rhode Island Pride, you have Alexis Gorriarán to thank.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:53 pm


Local Lifeguard: Balloons Ruining Rhode Island Beaches - Narragansett, RI Patch

Local Lifeguard: Balloons Ruining Rhode Island Beaches  Narragansett, RI Patch

Rhode Island Beaches Ruined By Balloons - Narragansett-South Kingstown, RI - South Kingstown lifeguard Olivia Kelly said she's dismayed by balloons that ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:55 pm


Rhode Island Moves Closer to Church Pension Transparency - PLANSPONSOR

Rhode Island Moves Closer to Church Pension Transparency  PLANSPONSOR

The Rhode Island House of Representatives and the State Senate have each passed legislation that would require religious organizations that manage pension ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 3:37 pm


Here’s how Rhode Island schools make out in the state budget. Why does it take so long to build in Providence? Raimondo heads to Philly - The Boston Globe

Here’s how Rhode Island schools make out in the state budget. Why does it take so long to build in Providence? Raimondo heads to Philly  The Boston Globe

You've probably already heard that the free college expansion is out and Governor Gina Raimondo only got half of what she wanted in her pre-kindergarten ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 9:15 am


After Serious 911 Mishaps, Rhode Island Will Now Pay for Better Training - ProPublica

After Serious 911 Mishaps, Rhode Island Will Now Pay for Better Training  ProPublica

Lagging rates of cardiac arrest survival and bystander CPR in Rhode Island could soon improve if lawmakers approve a budget allocating $220000 to ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:48 am


Rhode Island congressmen to meet with business leaders - newportri.com

Rhode Island congressmen to meet with business leaders  newportri.com

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island congressmen are meeting with business and community leaders to discuss issues facing the local business community ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:15 pm


My Turn: Gary Sasse: Rhode Island is a 'tax hell' no more - The Providence Journal

My Turn: Gary Sasse: Rhode Island is a 'tax hell' no more  The Providence Journal

In his 2009 State of the State Address, Gov. Donald Carcieri said he was “tired of people writing stories that Rhode Island is a tax hell.” In response, the governor ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 8:48 pm


Seaweed collector’s arrest in Rhode Island revives age-old debate on beach access; Massachusetts laws date to Mayflower days - SouthCoastToday.com

Seaweed collector’s arrest in Rhode Island revives age-old debate on beach access; Massachusetts laws date to Mayflower days  SouthCoastToday.com

When Charlestown, Rhode Island, resident Scott Keeley went to the beach on a sunny Sunday, he thought he had state law on his side: the Rhode Island ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


RI lawmakers unveil nearly $10 billion state budget - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

RI lawmakers unveil nearly $10 billion state budget  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island lawmakers late Friday night unveiled a nearly $10 billion proposed state budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year that ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


39 Cool Places for Ice Cream in Rhode Island - Rhode Island Monthly

39 Cool Places for Ice Cream in Rhode Island  Rhode Island Monthly

No need to face a hard decision. We found the best soft serve that will make you melt. Frosty Freez 496 East Main Rd., Middletown, 846-1697, frostyfreez.com

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Plant City Opens with Four Vegan Restaurants Under One Roof - Rhode Island Monthly

Plant City Opens with Four Vegan Restaurants Under One Roof  Rhode Island Monthly

Four dining concepts open under one roof are now open at Plant City, Providence's new vegan food hall. The two-story, 10,000-square-foot building at 334 ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Suspected Rhode Island bank robber caught in Haverhill - Boston Herald

Suspected Rhode Island bank robber caught in Haverhill  Boston Herald

Police nabbed a suspected bank robber in Haverhill Wednesday — in part thanks to the work of the same Rhode Island police department that helped track ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Head of Rhode Island Hells Angels appears in court on assault charge - Turn to 10

Head of Rhode Island Hells Angels appears in court on assault charge  Turn to 10

The head of the Rhode Island chapter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club faced charges in connection to a shooting that occurred outside the organization's ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island Thinks BIG About Blockchain Technology - Forbes

Rhode Island Thinks BIG About Blockchain Technology  Forbes

On May 31, Rhode Island issued an RFP for a proof of concept using blockchain technology to further its goals to be more efficient, transparent, accurate, secure ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island abortion rights bill headed to the full Senate - The Boston Globe

Rhode Island abortion rights bill headed to the full Senate  The Boston Globe

After two unsuccessful attempts, the bill cleared a major hurdle, passing a state Senate committee just two days after being transferred from a less supportive ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island has its own clam chowder – and it was the first - USA Today 10Best

Rhode Island has its own clam chowder – and it was the first  USA Today 10Best

Rhode Island clam chowder is what chowder was before it was gussied up with cream and tomatoes: clear, hearty, clammy comfort food.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Free Technical Assistance to Communities in Rhode Island to Support Environmental and Public Health Improvements | US EPA - U.S. EPA.gov

Free Technical Assistance to Communities in Rhode Island to Support Environmental and Public Health Improvements | US EPA  U.S. EPA.gov

BOSTON – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 1 is collaborating with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RI DEM) to ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


On a single plot in rural Maine, a slew of Rhode Island car registrations - The Boston Globe

On a single plot in rural Maine, a slew of Rhode Island car registrations  The Boston Globe

The wink-and-nod method for some Rhode Islanders to get out of paying comparatively higher sales and excise taxes and car insurance can lead to other ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island RFP Has Long List of Uses for Blockchain - Government Technology

Rhode Island RFP Has Long List of Uses for Blockchain  Government Technology

Rhode Island officials are looking to the private sector to help them become the first state to implement blockchain technology across multiple agencies, thereby ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


14 Great Summer Festivals in Rhode Island - Rhode Island Monthly

14 Great Summer Festivals in Rhode Island  Rhode Island Monthly

Mark your calendar for our favorite summer events.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Pot cultivator: R.I. senators daughter owns only 2% of business - The Providence Journal

Pot cultivator: R.I. senators daughter owns only 2% of business  The Providence Journal

John Battista, of Cranston-based OP Pharma LLC, sought to set the record straight Monday and douse any speculation that the senator was using his office to ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


NBC 10 I-Team: Protesters upset with RI medical marijuana program - Turn to 10

NBC 10 I-Team: Protesters upset with RI medical marijuana program  Turn to 10

They showed up with signs, T-shirts, even a motor coach bus rolled into the parking lot of Rhode Island's Department of Business Regulation, or DBR, which is ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bears, too, finding R.I. a good place to settle down - The Providence Journal

Bears, too, finding R.I. a good place to settle down  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — With bear sightings on the rise, Rhode Island environmental officials say it now appears that several adult males have made a permanent ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Bear Prompts Lockdown of Rhode Island Middle School - NECN

Bear Prompts Lockdown of Rhode Island Middle School  NECN

A Rhode Island middle school was placed in lockdown when a bear was spotted wandering school grounds.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island priest begs LGBTQ congregants not to leave church after a bishop's controversial tweet - CNN

Rhode Island priest begs LGBTQ congregants not to leave church after a bishop's controversial tweet  CNN

A Rhode Island priest implored his LGBTQ congregants not to leave his church after a bishop's controversial tweet calling for Catholics not to attend or support ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Letter: George Nardone: Let's reduce the oppressive sales tax in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Letter: George Nardone: Let's reduce the oppressive sales tax in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

It is becoming harder for Rhode Island to retain its resident tax base, let alone maintain and grow programs and services in our stagnant economy. It is time for ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Head of NOW rallies abortion-rights supporters in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Head of NOW rallies abortion-rights supporters in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Scores of sign-waving demonstrators and a cacophony of dueling voices greeted the president of the National Organization for Women when ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island Mafia lore comes to movie screen with Vault - The Providence Journal

Rhode Island Mafia lore comes to movie screen with Vault  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island is filled with all sorts of crazy stories, but few top what went down at Hudson Fur Storage at 101 Cranston St. in Providence's ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


The Boston Globe's move into Rhode Island is a bet that the last newspapers standing will have a bigger footprint - Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

The Boston Globe's move into Rhode Island is a bet that the last newspapers standing will have a bigger footprint  Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

"We saw opportunity in Rhode Island where quite honestly great newspapers like the Providence Journal were seeing significant cuts and that market is ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


‘The Bachelorette’ went to Boston and Rhode Island on Monday’s episode. Here’s what happened. - Boston.com

‘The Bachelorette’ went to Boston and Rhode Island on Monday’s episode. Here’s what happened.  Boston.com

Though most of Monday's episode of “The Bachelorette” focused more on the Luke-on-Luke drama than the scenery, New England fans still may have been ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Partners pulls out of talks for Rhode Island health system - The Boston Globe

Partners pulls out of talks for Rhode Island health system  The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — Partners HealthCare on Tuesday halted its two-year effort to acquire Care New England Health System, Rhode Island's second-largest ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Will Rhode Island take over Providence schools? - The Boston Globe

Will Rhode Island take over Providence schools?  The Boston Globe

Governor Gina Raimondo is planning an intervention that has left some Providence city officials fearing the state could take control of Rhode Island's largest ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Priest Begs Parishioners Not to Leave Church Over Rhode Island Bishop’s Anti-LGBTQ Tweets - KTLA Los Angeles

Priest Begs Parishioners Not to Leave Church Over Rhode Island Bishop’s Anti-LGBTQ Tweets  KTLA Los Angeles

A priest is asking parishioners not to leave his church over a tweet by Rhode Island's bishop urging Roman Catholics to not support or attend LGBTQ Pride ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island bishop facing backlash for tweeting Catholics 'should not support' Pride Month events - Fox News

Rhode Island bishop facing backlash for tweeting Catholics 'should not support' Pride Month events  Fox News

A Roman Catholic bishop from Rhode Island is facing backlash for a tweet labeling LGBTQ Pride Month events as "especially harmful for children" and arguing ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


5 things to do in Rhode Island for May 30 weekend - The Providence Journal

5 things to do in Rhode Island for May 30 weekend  The Providence Journal

Check out the work of area artisans, enjoy a roller derby double header, and tour the Tall Ship Providence.

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Rhode Island woman refuses to give bear ride in her car - WGME

Rhode Island woman refuses to give bear ride in her car  WGME

NARRAGANSETT, RI (WGME) -- A Rhode Island woman survived a very close encounter with a hitchhiking bear Tuesday afternoon. The Narragansett, R. I. ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Many items in Rhode Islands archives are at risk of damage - newportri.com

Many items in Rhode Islands archives are at risk of damage  newportri.com

The state's copy of the Bill of Rights and other historically important documents have been kept in a rented office building in a geographic flood plain since 1990, ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island seeks new volunteers to join their crew - What'sUpNewp

Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island seeks new volunteers to join their crew  What'sUpNewp

Very few people can say they have worked, trained, and sailed a square-rigged ship! Here's your chance to do just that with the Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


The Rise of Calamari, Fueled by Rhode Island's Dirty Politics - The Daily Beast

The Rise of Calamari, Fueled by Rhode Island's Dirty Politics  The Daily Beast

The story of how squid became calamari and how calamari became the state's official appetizer is more Coppola than Capra.

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Political Scene: R.I. has tried to get into the game with soccer before - The Providence Journal

Political Scene: R.I. has tried to get into the game with soccer before  The Providence Journal

Despite the New England Revolution's rebuff, Rhode Island's interest in recruiting a professional team remains. Professional soccer, the “beautiful game” and ...

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Memorial Day Events in Rhode Island - The Providence Journal

Memorial Day Events in Rhode Island  The Providence Journal

OngoingExhibit. "Journeys Onward": Wickford Art Association, 36 Beach St., North Kingstown. (401) 294-6840, wickfordart.org. Artistic expression of veterans ...

Published on 26 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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