12 hrs ago
DEM captures snowy owl in Providence
A state environmental police officer captured the owl on Allens Avenue. The state Department of Environmental Management said someone reported seeing it near a highway.
21 hrs ago
10 states where college is most expensive
In the current school year, the average cost of tuition and fees at a public, four-year institution for an in-state student is $8,093.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Khloe Kardashian: As Lamar drifts away, she faces painful decision
We know that Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom went to marriage counseling together and that she still has feelings for him.
The Block Island Times
New Construction in Kingston $399,000
New Construction! Desirable 3 bedroom colonial by Sweenor Builders. Exceptional quality and design.
The Harbor Times Soup
River Arts calls for - Abstract'
River Arts, a nonprofit art center on Route 1, invites Maine artists to submit work for its upcoming "Abstract" juried exhibition.
Rob Horowitz: Food Stamps Are the Wrong Political Football
House Republicans continue to refuse to pass the Farm Bill unless it contains a $4 billion cut in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program , more popularly known as food stamps.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
URI Scientists Investigating Life, Geologic Processes Deep Inside...
December 9, 2013 - Scientists at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography are shedding light on the genetic makeup of Earth's deep microbial life and the geochemistry of the lavas that form the Earth's crust through research conducted as part of the Deep Carbon Observatory, a 10-year international collaboration unraveling ... (more)
Media Tip Sheet: URI research to be presented at AGU meeting, Dec. 9-13
Newswise - NARRAGANSETT, R.I. - The following research will be presented by scientists at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography at the American Geophysical Union's fall meeting in San Francisco from Dec. 9 to 13: Earthquakes, landslides and tsunami hazards in the Greater Antilles Poster presentation: Dec. 11, 1:40 p.m., ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
URI prof says high number of snowy owls in state
A University of Rhode Island professor says the high number of snowy owls seen in the state this year is unprecedented.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
URI Professor Wins Anthony Quinn Foundation Spirit Award
The Rhode Island Film Collaborative and Anthony Quinn Foundation have announced the recipient of the 2013 Anthony Quinn Foundation Spirit Award.
Gallo Appointed Branch Librarian at Hall Library
The Cranston Public Library announced that Adrienne Gallo, a longtime employee of the Cranston Public Library system, has been appointed Branch Librarian at the William Hall Library.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Lyme sufferers to get place of their own on Cape
This is a March 2002 file photo of a deer tick under a microscope in the entomology lab at the University of Rhode Island in South Kingstown, R.I. Now a Mashpee man whose wife has the disease is giving sufferers of the tick-borne illness their own space, with plans to open a Lyme disease treatment, education and wellness center off Route 28. Ron ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Degree By Design: The Accessible Approach to a College Education
A college degree adds value to a career and instills a sense of pride and accomplishment in its holder.
Don't Miss: Out Loud Theatre's Cowboy Mouth in Downtown Prov
Out Loud Theatre opens the final production of its 2013 Season with Cowboy Mouth by Sam Shepard and Directed by University of Rhode Island Theatre Graduate, Kira Hawkridge.
WNYC-AM New York
The Honorable William F. Hagarty on the Benefits of Exercise, December 1931
"May heaven speed the day when the length and breadth of our United States shall be peopled with men and women, and boys and girls, solely by those of this type: strong bodied, true hearted, big souled patriots, athletes all for the land they love and the God they worship."
Tue Dec 03, 2013
BCC board votes to arm campus officers
Melo said he was armed at those posts and said he's glad he'll soon be armed while serving on campus.
MBL scientist Anne Giblin named 2013 AAAS Fellow
Anne E. Giblin, a senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science , the world's largest general scientific society, and publisher of the journal, Science .
The Providence Journal
URI colloquium tonight canceled because Taveras can't attend
The University of Rhode Island had to cancel its Honors Colloquium tonight with Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and university radio hosts from its show, Beauty Salon, because the mayor can't attend.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
NAFTA Turns Twenty
He is also author of the book Are Worker Rights Human Rights? and edits the New Political Economy book series for Routledge Press.
Watertown Daily Times
Moth larvae released for testing in Canada for testing could be first swallowwort antidote
Swallowwort, the bane of gardeners and environmentalists in the north country, may finally meet its match with moth larvae, which are being put to a cold-weather survival test that is considered the best hope for fighting the invasive weed.