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Care New England opens new weight loss center 2020-10-09 08:00:00The journey of weight loss is very different for every person.“We know that obesity can be a difficult disease to live with and a frustrating pr

NK firm named RI SBA woman-owned business of 2020-10-09 07:30:00A decade ago, Janelle Blakely Photopoulos was at a bit of a crossroads. A former marketing communications employee for AT&T, she, her husband and

Narragansett Council approves increased beach fees for 2021 2020-10-09 07:00:00The Narragansett Town Council on Monday voted in changes to Narragansett Town Beach admission charges that will double the weekday parking fees and ra

Flood of mail-in ballots have local officials battling 2020-10-08 08:00:00Although Election Day is still weeks away, voting begins this week as unprecedented numbers of mail ballots arrive in mailboxes and Oct. 14 starts ear

Council candidates make their pitch in online debate 2020-10-08 07:30:00Nine of the 10 candidates for Town Council talked about the controversial library project, the town beach, seniors, zoning and more during an online f

URI sets two-week window to test all students 2020-10-08 07:00:00Mandatory COVID-19 testing for all University of Rhode Island students is taking place this week and next at the Kingston campus, the university annou

Narragansett Elementary School, Kingston Hill Academy earn prestigious 2020-10-03 08:00:00Narragansett Elementary School and Kingston Hill Academy are among the tops in the country, both being named as 2020 National Blue Ribbon Schools.The

Local swimmers come together for Narrow River fundraiser 2020-10-03 07:30:00Veronica Berounsky has lived on Narrow River for 30 years and swims in it regularly, but its beauty and natural diversity never cease to amaze her.

Narragansett primary election mail-in ballots under question 2020-10-02 08:00:00The Board of Canvassers in Narragansett has started an inquiry into a complaint from Town Council primary candidate Steven Ferrandi questioning the va

Car crash fatalities prompt call for traffic reviews 2020-10-02 07:30:00A second fatal accident on Middlebridge Road in South Kingstown within the past six months has prompted residents there to call for more traffic-calmi

Officials: Your car tax bill is still coming 2020-10-01 08:00:00Although your much-reviled motor vehicle tax bill hasn’t arrived yet in Narragansett and South Kingstown, officials say don’t fret. It&rsq

NK Council approves Quonset blasting plan 2020-10-01 07:30:00The North Kingstown Town Council meeting ran all the way to its limit Monday night as they heard over five different presentations on a variety of top

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R.I. Foundation program to guide people of color New! 2020-10-19 23:36:02TO OUR READERS: This content is being provided for free as a public service during the coronavirus outbreak. Sign up for our daily or breaking newslet

6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking New! 2020-10-19 13:14:03WASHINGTON (AP) — Six current and former Russian military officers sought to disrupt through computer hacking the French election, the Winter Ol

Driver killed when car hit by tractor-trailer on New! 2020-10-19 12:39:01A 54-year-old Fall River man was killed early Monday morning when his car was hit from the rear by a tractor-trailer on Route 95 in Warwick, the state

R.I. reports 7 coronavirus deaths, 656 additional cases 2020-10-19 11:32:03The Rhode Island Department of Health on Monday, in its first data update since Friday, reported seven coronavirus-related deaths and 656 additional c

Judge rejects Cranston coin dealer’s bid for release 2020-10-19 11:26:02PROVIDENCE -- A federal judge on Monday dashed Cranston coin dealer Stephen Saccoccia’s latest effort to reduce the 660-year sentence he is serv

R.I. Supreme Court upholds judge’s decision not to 2020-10-19 09:44:01PROVIDENCE -- The state Supreme Court has upheld a judge’s decision not to step aside from presiding over a case involving two purported members

Ex-Labor and Training staffer among 2 ordered to 2020-10-19 09:37:01A Woonsocket man and a Providence woman have been ordered to repay the state more than $15,000 for fraudulently collecting unemployment benefits, Rhod

Moped rider seriously hurt in crash; Providence police 2020-10-19 09:12:29PROVIDENCE – Community members are condemning the Providence Police Department after a video showing what they say is an officer deliberately dr

Woman holding baby in Providence struck by apparent 2020-10-19 08:36:01The Providence police are investigating after a woman holding her baby was struck by what appears to be a straight bullet, the police say.The woman a

Cranston elementary school closes to in-person learning after 2020-10-19 07:39:01CRANSTON - Stadium Elementary School has been closed to in-person learning until Nov. 5 after an individual tested positive for COVID-19.TO OUR READER

High temperatures around 70 later this week 2020-10-19 07:29:02After the region got some much needed rain last week, this work week looks mostly dry with warm temperatures.After a chilly start - 41 degrees shortly

Police: Released on bail, suspect apparently continues ’crime 2020-10-19 06:17:01The West Warwick police say a 23-year-old man "apparently continued his crime spree" of breaking into cars after his release on bail earlier this mo

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