Friday Nov 29
Reed Encourages Shopping Local on Small Business Saturday
U.S. Senator Jack Reed is once again encouraging Rhode Islanders to support their neighborhood small businesses on Small Business Saturday, set Nov. 30. Small Business Saturday is a national movement that marks a day to support the local businesses that help create jobs, boost local economic activity, and preserve neighborhoods around the country.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Block Island Times
Shoppers Stroll Airfare Special
Fly New England Airlines to the Block Island Holiday Shoppers Stroll. Depart Westerly to Block Island on Nov. 28, 29 or 30 and return on the same day for just $59 round trip per person.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Blue Laws Hold Massachusetts and Rhode Island Back on Black Friday
Consumers in Rhode Island and Massachusetts wanting to get in on Black Friday shopping are going to have to wait until, well, Friday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'Shop Local,' Says Sen. Reed
U.S. Senator Jack Reed is once again encouraging Rhode Islanders to support their neighborhood small businesses on Small Business Saturday, set for this Saturday, Nov. 30. Small Business Saturday is a national movement that marks a day to support the local businesses that help create jobs, boost local economic activity, and preserve neighborhoods ... (more)
Westerly cops call in feds to aid card scam probe
Westerly police have called in a number of federal and state agencies as an investigation into an alleged credit card scam at a Chinese restaurant has deepened.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
RI stores urge shoppers to buy local for holidays
Retailers in Rhode Island's downtowns and shopping districts are rolling out special promotions and events to draw in customers and get them to spend more of their dollars locally when they do their holiday shopping this year.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Lauren Daley: Leave some room for Roomful of Blues
SouthCoasters can give thanks this Turkey Day that Roomful of Blues - the jumping, swinging, rocking, Grammy-nominated band that so many SouthCoasters have grown up with - will rock Spindle City.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Westerly Hospital to offer smoking cessation program in January
Westerly Hospital is offering a seven-week smoking cessation program called "Freedom from Smoking" beginning Jan. 7 from 5:30 7 p.m. in the hospital's Henry J. Nardone Conference Center.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
MUSIC: Revival 2013 Comes Back To The Columbus
One of my favorite moments of 2012 was Revival at The Columbus Theatre . It consisted of all acts that have roots in Providence taking hold of both the main and upstairs stages for a sold out weekend that will always be etched into my memory.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Providence Journal
Westerly cops link credit card scam to restaurant
Police in Westerly have seized the computers and cash registers from a Chinese restaurant after complaints from customers about fraudulent charges on their credit and debit cards.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Indonesia sends experts to study fisheries at URI
Indonesia will send government staff to the University of Rhode Island for fisheries management and marine studies beginning next fall.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Relay For Life Westerly to host beer, wine tasting fundraiser
The Relay For Life of Westerly will host "Cheers for a Cause," a beer and wine tasting fundraiser to benefit longtime planning committee member, Teresa Banker, who has been diagnosed with breast cancer and unable to work, on Friday, Nov. 15 at Grey Sail Brewing of RI, 63 Canal Street from 7 to 10 p.m. Grey Sail will sample their beers and ... (more)
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Smart Hotel Rooms: One Brave Property Ditches the In-Room Phone
Removing the hotel phone is akin to Apple's Steve Jobs removing the floppy disk drive from the iMac or Flash from the iPhone: necessary and brave.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Ruth Buzzi: Comedienne and Former Stonington High School Cheerleader
By Patch Columnist Philip R. Devlin. The former star of Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In TV show and regular on the Dean Martin Celebrity Roast Series was born in Westerly, RI, in 1936 and spent her formative years right here in CT.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Council Offers Four Candidates for Interim City Manager
East Providence City Council members offered four candidates for interim City Manager Friday at a special 5 p.m. meeting: two current City employees, a former Westerly City Manager and a former EP City Manager.