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By DANIEL KITTREDGE Local commuters will soon face a months-long detour along one of the city's main west-to-east routes. Starting March 11, motorists traveling east on Route 12 will be rerouted from a portion of the roadway between Dyer and Gansett more
Ocean State Kidz Club welcomed On March 30, an official ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to welcome Ocean State Kidz Club at 350 Park Ave. - the site of the former Blockbuster Video - to the community. Ward 1 Councilwoman Lammis Vargas and Leanne more
The Hope Highlands PTO tries to keep their fundraising to a minimum, recognizing that money is tight for families. They host three events each year, including Friday‚Äôs annual Walk-a-thon, the … more
House Oversight gives transportation vendor three weeks to fix problems The House Committee on Oversight, chaired by Rep. Patricia Serpa (D-Dist. 27, West Warwick, Coventry, Warwick), met Feb. 7 to review hundreds of complaints lodged against a new more
Speakman sworn in to House of Representatives Rep. June S. Speakman (D-Dist. 68, Warren, Bristol) was formally sworn in to the House of Representatives. She was elected March 5 in a special election to replace Laufton Ascen ao, who was elected in more
On Tuesday, the leadership of the Rhode Island Senate and House of Representatives unveiled a package of education reform bills that legislators are hopeful will result in local students achieving the same kind of test scores as their Massachusetts more
Vella-Wilkinson bill would extend benefits to gay veterans Rep. Camille F.J. Vella-Wilkinson (D-Dist. 21, Warwick) has introduced legislation that would extend veterans' benefits to gay or transgender members of the armed forces who failed to receive more
By ETHAN HARTLEY It took only a few seconds for two of the area's largest skyline landmarks to crumple and disintegrate before the eyes of well over a hundred spectators at Conimicut Point Saturday morning. Thousands more curious onlookers across New more
By MERI R. KENNEDY Marisa Gould, a 13-year-old student at Western Hills Middle School, was accompanied by her family as she met with Mayor Allan Fung on May 17. She has been selected by the Epilepsy Foundation New England, and later by the national more
Living history Rep. Joseph McNamara used fighting words - as did Mayor Allan Fung and Rep. Joseph Solomon Jr. - while helping to kick off the 54th annual Gaspee Days celebration Saturday at the gazebo in Pawtuxet Park. All three characterized the Boston more
Before firing up the propane grill for 4th of July, the Propane Gas Association of New England (PGANE) recommends homeowners take the following steps to get the most from their outdoor appliances safely: Follow the Manufacturer's Instructions. Whether more
By ETHAN HARTLEY A hat, a tube of toothpaste, children's toys, a candle and an aluminum walking cane - what do these seemingly random items have in common? The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) warns they could all feasibly be fashioned into more
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