Freedman's monster art on display in Providence

CUMBERLAND - When Cumberland resident Jason Freedman left the first drawing in his son's lunchbox five years ago, he said he never expected to get public recognition. But now, the monster themed artworks he so diligently crafted for his children will be on display in Providence until Oct. 17.... more

Eyes to the skies

Seagrave Observatory marks 100 years of stargazing
SCITUATE - Looking ahead 100 years hence, Frank Evans Seagrave would have been amazed to see how well his observatory on Peeptoad Road has fared since he built it there in 1914. Now owned by Skyscrapers Inc., the amateur astronomical society of Rhode Island, the observatory and its supporters will... more
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Police still have no proof that Pawtucket coach had child porn

PAWTUCKET - Pawtucket police last week arrested David Vecchiarino, a wrestling and football coach at Tolman High School, after... more

Cumberland school board initiates quest to adjust charter school funding

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CUMBERLAND - What started as just a nibble five years ago has turned into such a big bite out of Cumberland school dollars that... more

North Smithfield council will consider tax breaks for commercial solar projects

Systems providing energy for home use exempt for 20 years
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NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Town Council has the authority to grant tax deals to for-profit solar projects - including two such proposals... more

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