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WOONSOCKET – Police on Friday arrested 22-year-old city resident David Hernandez and charged him with larceny of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm, and as a fugitive from justice. Det. Sgt.... more
WOONSOCKET – Russell Crowe, a 22-year-old man with Woonsocket ties, is wanted by the Woonsocket Police Department for second-degree robbery. Police say they have a warrant for Crowe based on his... more
PROVIDENCE – Members of the Rhode Island State Police are thanking supporters and foes of President Trump for keeping things civil during dueling rallies at the Rhode Island Statehouse on Saturday.... more
The bitter cold temperatures that persisted for much of March appear to be gone for good, with temperatures of 50 degrees or higher ahead. After a cloudy and cool day in the high 40s on Sunday,... more
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Senate on Thursday unanimously elected Sen. Dominick Ruggerio, of District 4, Providence and North Providence, to the office of president of the Senate. Just prior to... more
WOONSOCKET – A fire on East School Street early Wednesday morning left four families without a home. The blaze, which was called into the Woonsocket Fire Department around 12:15 a.m., is believed to... more
A Massachusetts woman was arrested Wednesday for driving under the influence of alcohol after Rhode Island State Police stopped her on Route 295 South in Johnston and found her blood alcohol content... more
PAWTUCKET – A woman from Pawtucket has won $154,777 after hitting the jackpot for Rhode Island’s own progressive jackpot game, Wild Money, Tuesday night. She spent $1 and picked her numbers using her... more
BOSTON - Barry J. Cadden, a former Ski Valley resident who co-owned a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy, was convicted Wednesday of racketeering and other charges related to the 2012 fungal... more
CUMBERLAND – Town Hall is announcing this week that because of technical issues the deadline to schedule an informal hearing on a revaluation notice has been extended. The cutoff date was initially... more
STATE HOUSE – Rep. Arthur Corvese last week filed legislation to create a statewide animal abuser registry aimed at preventing those with a history of mistreating animals from obtaining other animals... more
PAWTUCKET – City-based Hasbro is gearing up to celebrate World Monopoly Day on March 19 by announcing the winning tokens from the Monopoly Token Madness Vote. Fans across the globe have spoken, and... more
PAWTUCKET – City resident Michael Pimentel was arrested on Wednesday for running a marijuana operation out of his apartment. On March 15, the Pawtucket Police Department Narcotic’s Unit executed a... more
Ernest Keosouphanh, age 19, of Providence, pleaded guilty Friday before Superior Court Justice Robert Krause to the May 15 2016 shooting at Sam’s Food Mart in North Providence that left Hernan Avila... more