Local girl ‘stands her ground’ after bone marrow transplant

Community rallies around Kilby family
CUMBERLAND – The tenacity of one Cumberland family is being tested, as a teen recovers at Boston Children’s Hospital from a bone marrow transplant, and the Cumberland community rallies around them. It has been especially hard on two young sisters. Weeks have passed since Leah Kilby, 11, has been... more

Bell ringer remembered for his Christmas spirit

WOONSOCKET – William DeCesare, the famous singing bell ringer whose sound became synonymous with Christmas locally, is being remembered as a selfless man who wanted to bring joy to others. Woonsocket residents spoke of the inspiration DeCesare gave them each holiday season. “Your spirit was a gift... more

Police seek tips after body of NP woman found on Route 295

JOHNSTON – State Police are asking anyone with information about what happened to a woman found dead on Route 295 Friday morning to... more

State sued over food stamp benefits delays

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The American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island and the National Center for Law and Economic Justice have filed a class action... more

Students, funding would leave NP under Achievement First’s plan

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – A plan to expand Achievement First Providence Mayoral Academy would draw another 76 students from North... more