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Aloris Entertainment has announced that Missing William , an independent film that was shot entirely in Rhode Island, is being released nationwide in select theaters today, March 7. The movie, which was written and executive produced by Dan McKinnon and lead produced by John Santilli , will be debut locally at the Cable Car Cinema in Providence ... (more)
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One man's painful experience is now helping save lives. Accidents along Atwells Ave have dropped dramatically over the past few years.
Not only has Providence never elected a black mayor, experts say voters have never had a strong candidate for the job.
With its unique four-story lantern sitting at the top of its twenty-six stories, it is a stately, gracious example of an Art-Deco style skyscraper.
Teresa Guidice attends Isabella Barrett's from TLC's Toddlers and Tiaras Reality Weekly Launch Event to benefit her anti-bullying bracelets at the Providence Marriott Downtown Hotel on December 29, 2011 in Providence, Rhode Island.
A federal judge in Rhode Island has agreed to let a lawsuit move forward against the Roman Catholic religious order the Legion of Christ, turning down an attempt by the disgraced order to end the lawsuit brought over a late Yale University professor's $1 million bequest.
I love reading chef interviews about where they go to eat in their free time, because more often than not, they bring attention to small, local spots with a great dish or two that go otherwise unnoticed by most people and the press.
A Springfield, MO, man pleaded guilty Feb. 26 to transporting a 17-year old female from the Boston area into Rhode Island with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity following an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations .
State employees are pouring tens of thousands of dollars from their own pockets into the race for Governor, with Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and Cranston Mayor Allan Fung hauling in the most, state campaign finance records show.
RI Senator Paul V. Jabour is urging police chiefs across the state to support a proposal to arm all police officers with a drug that halts drug overdoses.
"It's really bad under there," said Diane Coccia, referring to the sinkhole beneath the steps leading up to her side door on Eliot Ave in North Providence.
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An Attleboro man charged with breaking his 4-month-old son's leg has been held on $50,000 cash bail.
Providence Police think they've caught the man who's been dumping tires in the Mount Pleasant and Valley neighborhoods.
The Providence City Council voted Tuesday, by a two-thirds majority, to override Mayor Angel Taveras' veto of an affordable housing ordinance.
An ambitious attempt is underway in the US state of Rhode Island to teach parents how to speak to their children more often.