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PROVIDENCE – The official portrait of former Gov. Lincoln Chafee, painted by Providence artist Julie Gearan of Providence, installed on the third floor of the Rhode Island State House on Friday. The... more
PAWTUCKET - Members of the Pawtucket Police Special Squad on Wednesday arrested two people after finding drugs and other materials in their home at 140 Samuel Ave. Bryan Osorio, age 25, and Cheilene... more
LINCOLN – Town officials in Lincoln jumped into action yesterday, Feb. 26, to fix a water main break at the corner of School and Main Streets in Albion. The superintendent of the Lincoln Water... more
PROVIDENCE - Gov. Gina Raimondo has announced the resignation of Dr. Michael Fine, the director of the Rhode Island Department of Health. Fine delivered a letter of resignation to Raimondo Tuesday... more
CENTRAL FALLS - The Central Falls Police Department is seeking help finding "missing and endangered" teenager Charles Engley, age 16. Engley has been missing since Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. He... more
Superior Court Justice Robert Krause sentenced two men to prison for their roles in the killing of George Holland II in February of last year. Seydina Ndoye, 20, of Providence and Alain Bedame, 19,... more
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Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien wrote the following letter to Pawtucket residents Monday: While we respect the private business interests of the parties involved, the news of the sale and subsequent... more
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PROVIDENCE - The following statements were issued by General Assembly leaders Monday on the sale and proposed move of the Pawtucket Red Sox: • Speaker of the House of Representatives Nicholas... more
UPDATE - Feb. 23 PAWTUCKET – Police in Pawtucket last week arrested a second suspect connected to the stabbing murder of William McKenna on Feb. 10. After arresting Matthew Marcotte on Feb. 12 for... more
GLOCESTER – Members of the Glocester Police Department arrested 48-year-old Edwin Foster, of Cranston, for his fifth drunk driving offense in Rhode Island on Monday. He was charged with driving... more
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SMITHFIELD – A custodian fell through a skylight and landed in a classroom at Smithfield High School Wednesday morning while on the roof clearing out drains. Supt. Robert O’Brien told The Valley... more
PROVIDENCE - Gov. Gina Raimondo on Tuesday announced that Michael P. Lewis, the director of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, will resign from his post effective Feb. 27. She also... more
State Police this week arrested Steven Lancia, age 53, of 1117 Douglas Ave., North Providence, on multiple charges, including extortion. Lancia is a member of the Hells Angels Outlaw Motorcycle Club... more
WOONSOCKET – A man from Woonsocket who manages a Whole Foods in Framingham is accused of stealing more than $34,000 from the store, and then falsely reporting a robbery to mislead police. David... more