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Clothing store raises money online to stay afloat
A struggling family-owned clothing store in North Kingstown will be able to stay in business, after raising more than $150,000 through an online crowdfunding site.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
NKPD Searching for Man who Stole Car, Purse from NK Woman
North Kingstown Police are asking for the public to help them catch a man who they say stole a car and a woman's purse from her Queen Street house earlier this year.
FUJIFILM Electronic Materials U.S.A., Inc. Names Brian O'Donnelly as New President & CEO
FUJIFILM Electronic Materials, U.S.A. Inc. has announced that Dr. Brian O'Donnelly has just been appointed President and CEO of the state-of-the-art manufacturing company.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Wilson's of Wickford More than Halfway to $148,000 Goal to Save Business
With just four days left before their Crowdtilt fundraising campaign to save their business , Wilson's of Wickford has raised more than $80,000 so far and the $148,000 goal is starting to appear within reach.
Police Log: 18-Year-Old Charged with DUI, EGPD Catch Wanted Rape Suspect
POSSIBLE SCAM A Cumberland man looking for a place to rent told East Greenwich Police on July 14 that someone was using a property on Sleepy Hollow Road in a craigslist ad in what appeared to be a scam.
Mollis renting home from first lady's family
Rhode Island's secretary of state is renting his new home in Exeter from the family of the state's first lady.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
30+ Lobsters Stolen from End O Main Lobster
There could be some black market Rhode Island lobsters for sale after a local lobster company was robbed overnight Sunday.
Dad Calls Cops after Finding Son's Bag of Pot
A 15-year-old North Kingstown boy was cited for marijuana possession after his father called police to report finding a bag of pot in his bedroom.
$400 worth of lobsters stolen from fisherman's boat
By Alana Cerrone email@example.com A local fisherman who sells his fresh catch out of his boat is dealing with a larceny of lobsters.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wilson's of Wickford, 70-Year Mainstay, Turns to Crowdfunding to Save Business
For 70 years, Wilson's of Wickford has stood the test of time, adapting to the retail clothing business and holding a steady presence on Brown Street in historic Wickford Village.
Hidden artwork found in North Kingstown
By: Chelsea Priest firstname.lastname@example.org Hidden on different trails throughout North Kingstown are hidden treasures, from sculptures to stoneware to painted houses, all made by local artists.
Letter: Help Save Wilson's of Wickford
By Ellen Waxman Wilson's of Wickford opened their doors 70 years ago. Some consider them to be a landmark, drawing shoppers from around New England for their exceptional quality clothing.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
North Kingstown teen killed in ATV crash
By Jennifer Petracca email@example.com A 13-year-old boy from South Kingstown was killed in an ATV crash in on Wednesday night, July 16th.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Coventry Court Log: DUIs, Stolen Car, Numerous Dismissals
Beth A. Caeica, 42, of 680 Washington St., Coventry, pleaded no contest to shoplifting.
Velia's riveting story & search for women workers of WWII
Rosie the Riveter wasn't only one woman. She stood for the thousands of women who worked on the home front during World War II keeping things running.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Love Jeeps? There's a Festival in NK for You
From the stately Grand Wagoneer, the classic CJ Cherokee, to the timeless design of the Wrangler, which has been faithfully unmolested by Jeep and Chrysler over its long lifespan and is still the benchmark for off-roading capability, there's something about Jeeps.
One-Eyed Siamese Cat Found in NK
The folks at the North Kingstown Animal Shelter aren't sure if the one-eyed female siamese cat found in the Davisville area had surgery to remove the eye or was just born that way.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Cape Wind seeks lease option for staging in RI
Cape Wind is looking at a one-year lease option at the Quonset Business Park, with two one-year extensions for about 14 acres at the Port of Davisville in North Kingstown.
Councilman Says he Feels 'Extreme Disappointment' in Recent Comp Plan Rewrite
By Kevin Maloney North Kingstown Town Councilman With all other Town Council members weighing in on the subject, I am compelled to express my extreme disappointment in the recent Comp Plan rewrite and zoning changes.
NKPD Searching for Jewelry Thieves who Hit JW Graham
A group of five people who took part in jewelry heist at JW Graham on Brown Street in Wickford that is described as professional and very coordinated are being sought by North Kingstown Police.