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SMITHFIELD – As today’s winter storm warning expired at 5 p.m., Smithfield residents should still be wary of downed trees and branches, some of which have taken down power lines, says Todd Manni,... more
WOONSOCKET – Cuts made to the healthcare benefits of the city's police retirees will need to be reinstated under a decision issued today by Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Lanphear. Lanphear said that... more
PROVIDENCE – After a review, Attorney Gen. Peter Kilmartin has found that daily fantasy sports are currently legal under Rhode Island law. Kilmartin sent his finding in a letter to Gov. Gina Raimondo... more
WOONSOCKET -- The Woonsocket North Stars will be hosting a free evaluation skate for all non-EHF players (born between 2004-2009) interested in participating in the Eastern Hockey Federation- Tier 1... more
The Nardolillo Funeral Home has posted former Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci's obituary online. Cianci died on Jan. 28 at the age of 74. "In 1974 the city of Providence’s future changed... more
CUMBERLAND – Four days after visiting the University of Rhode Island and some of the coaches on the Rams' football team, Cumberland High senior Andre Bibeault had no doubts at all where he wanted to... more
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PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina Raimondo delivered her State of the State address on Tuesday evening, highlighting the accomplishments and challenges of her first year in office and presenting her $8.96... more
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As public health officials continue working to prevent a major outbreak of the Zika virus in the United States, Sen. Jack Reed is urging President Obama's administration to boost... more
SCITUATE – Scituate Police officers on Friday, Jan. 29 assisted in catching a bank robbery suspect who had fled Connecticut and was traveling on Route 6 toward the Foster town line. Jason Loyd, 39,... more
PAWTUCKET – Harold Paquin 71, of 53 Bloomfield St., was indicted by the Providence County Grand Jury on Friday on one count of first-degree sexual assault (rape) and two counts of second-degree... more
Her Nissan was hit by an alleged murder suspect
SMITHFIELD – A Smithfield woman was seriously injured after the car she was driving in Norton, Mass. Wednesday night was hit by a car operated by an alleged murder suspect. Martin McDonald, 35, of... more
North Smithfield – A Bake Sale and Raffle Fundraiser will be held Saturday, Jan. 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Smithfield Middle School, 1850 Providence Pike, to raise awareness of pediatric... more
PROVIDENCE – Pawtucket resident Scott DeLuca, also known as the Bordeaux Bandit, 25, pleaded no contest Wednesday before Superior Court Magistrate John McBurney III to one count of larceny over $1,... more
CENTRAL FALLS – Police have arrested two brothers on felony assault charges after they allegedly beat a man with their fists and a gun. During the early morning hours on Thursday, Jan. 28, Central... more