Wednesday Aug 13
Heavy rain and high winds pound SouthCoast
The National Weather Service in Taunton warned of the potential for urban and small-stream flooding today and issued a flash flood watch through 8 p.m. Wind gusts may reach 25-40 mph, and could cause broken tree limbs and power outages, forecasters said.
The Chariho Times
HUD grant approved for Churchwoods
After several false starts, Churchwoods, a 24-unit senior affordable housing development, has been approved as part of the second round of Rhode Island's disaster recovery action plan through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development .