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59 min ago | The Providence Journal
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12 hrs ago | Go Local
"Excessive," "ridiculous," and "remarkable" were some of the words from Community College of Rhode Island students reacting Thursday to the compensation and spending of college President Ray Di Pasquale, who earns an annual salary approximately $100,000 above the national median for community college heads.
Today marks the first time fast food employees in Rhode Island participated in the national protests, for a campaign more than a year in the making.
NARROWING TRAFFIC: Four-lane Centerville Road was narrowed to two lanes yesterday as crews from AGI Construction replaced natural gas mains at the intersection of Diamond Hill Road.
Although federal legislation may put a four-year freeze on some flood insurance premiums, higher premiums - some costing as much as $32,000 a year for $250,000 of coverage - are sending shockwaves among Warwick homeowners.
Cardi's Furniture teamed up with transportation company Arpin Group to host a relief supplies drive, collecting items that have been shipped to those affected by the Nov. 8 typhoon in the Philippines.
The police said Juanita Jefferis, of Hope Street, died at Rhode Island Hospital following the 5:20 p.m. accident.
A fire at Amtrol on Division Road across the street from New England Tech prompted the evacuation of 150 to 200 employees Wednesday afternoon, but it was quickly put down and no one was injured, fire officials said.
One of Rhode Island's "Most Wanted" suspects was captured trying to board an airplane headed to Florida, announced the Tiverton Police Department Wednesday afternoon.
The city has a good idea where the state should invest more than $1.8 million of $5 million in open space and recreational bonds.
SILVER AND GOLD: A sample of some of the items that will be available to bid on during the 15th Annual Jewelry Auction to benefit the Rhode Island Family Shelter.
More 500 people showed up at Toll Gate High School Monday evening to hear the school district's proposal to close Warwick Veterans Memorial High School at the end of the school year and convert it to a junior high school.
ATW announced that it is implementing Lean as a strategic initiative in 2014 to enable the company to better absorb the significant growth they are experiencing in Metalform .
According to the report, Burchard put the items in a large black purse she was carrying.