3 hrs ago
Former Pawtucket officer faces rape charge
A former Pawtucket police officer who resigned after being charged in a domestic violence case has been charged with raping and trying to strangle another girlfriend.
7 hrs ago
Baldelli-Hunt Takes Reins, Mitten Tree Takes Donations
Last night at 8 p.m., Mayor Elect Lisa Baldelli-Hunt was officially inaugurated as Woonsocket's Mayor at Stadium Theater .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Monday Essentials: Cyber Shopping, Warmer Temps
Cyber Monday. Today is another of those biggest shopping days of the year, only this one is done sitting down.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Town Track Club Youth Excel at New England Junior Olympic Championship
A Huge Congratulations goes out to The Town Track Club Youth X-Country team for an outstanding job in Smithfield, RI on November, 17th.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
I-Team: City board member allegedly commits voter fraud
He's had his picture taken with the governor and the mayor of Providence. He served on the powerful loan committee for the city's Economic Development Partnership, deciding which businesses get taxpayer backed loans.
Stockbridge selects veteran Rhode Island officer to be next police chief
Robert M. Eaton, Jr., a veteran captain on the Smithfield, R.I., police force and a recent graduate of the FBI National Academy, is the unanimous choice of the Board of Selectmen as the town's next police chief.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Providence Journal
No one injured in Smithfield fire Sunday night
No injuries were reported. The fire, which happened about 7:30 p.m., is believed to have started outside the building, which is at Waterman Avenue and Esmond Street.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Freetown commercial space sells
The Nery Corporation, doing business as Coastal Commercial Real Estate, announced the sale of 31- 33 Middleboro Road in Freetown for an undisclosed price.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Meals on Wheels, Prov. Rescue Taking Volunteers This Thanksgiving
Are you looking for a place to volunteer this Thanksgiving? Here are a few spots where you can donate your time: Meals on Wheels, Northern RI Meals on Wheels, which delivers prepared dinners to elderly shut-ins throughout the state, will deliver double meals the day before Thanksgiving, and organizers would appreciate a little extra help.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
FRCA Seeking Volunteers For Kettle Campaign
Family Resources Community Action is preparing their annual Red Kettle Campaign, sending volunteers to local markets to take donations for basic aid for low-income families - they just need the volunteers.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Wakefield Panera Bread Helps Contribute Thousands to RI Food Bank
Through Panera Bread's new partnership with Feeding America, its location at 160 Old Tower Hill Road in Wakefield, along with the six other bakery-cafes in Rhode Island recently announced their first donation of $3,264.14 to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank in Providence.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
10 Great RI Houses That Just Came on the Market
Everyone loves to be first in line, and who doesn't like to get a look at the best new homes to hit the market? See 10 amazing properties that have come up for sale in just the last week.
First snow of the season followed by bitter cold
The first snow flakes of the season fell in Rhode Island Tuesday morning. The light dusting covered cars and even some front lawns.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Weekend Agenda: Armory Tour, Veterans Day Parade
VIP Varnum Armory Tour: The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library is offering a VIP pass to the Varnum Armory Museum to 25 lucky people.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The Block Island Times
Pipe replacement on Ocean Avenue approved
At a joint meeting of the Sewer and Water Commissions on Tuesday, Nov. 5, a contract with the engineering firm Boyle and Fogarty Construction of Smithfield, R.I. to replace the section of force main pipe was unanimously approved.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Despite net worth, corporation can receive counsel fees
Corporate plaintiffs that prevailed in an administrative proceeding involving pollution charges could recover counsel fees without first establishing a net worth under $500,000, a Rhode Island Superior Court judge has ruled.
Mon Nov 04, 2013
Fidelity gets a 'C' for corporate culture, high fund-manager turnover
On the occasion I take the commuter rail into Boston, I invariably overhear the conversations of folks who work at Fidelity Investments, whose 245 Summer St. headquarters is next door to South Station.