Volunteers, staff feed ever-growing crowds at St. Edward Center

PROVIDENCE - What started with little more than an empty building and a vision has turned into a vital community resource for those who are down and out. The Rev. Edward Cardente said it was Jan. 26, 2003, when he was touched by a television documentary called "Hunger in Rhode Island," and the... more

New group wants cameras to monitor Pawtucket police

Council members support the idea
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PAWTUCKET - A new group designed to promote freedom and push government accountability is urging city officials to place cameras on the dashboards of city police cruisers and on the uniforms of local officers. Pawtucket resident John Miner, Lincoln resident Dimitri Lyssikatos and Cumberland... more
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North Providence tops Smithfield for Thanksgiving Day victory

NORTH PROVIDENCE -- Rakeem Bontemp ran for 155 yards and two touchdowns on 20 carries on Thanksgiving morning to lead North... more

Relief: Senior Services reaches two-year agreement with city of Woonsocket

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WOONSOCKET - Senior Services Inc. has reached an agreement with the city of Woonsocket that will allow the organization to lease the... more

Smithfield's Gaule saves a life and finds a friend in Tennessee

SMITHFIELD - When Raymond Gaule, of Smithfield, underwent an operation in September 2013 to donate bone marrow, he had no idea who... more