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Some spooky pieces of Rocky Point’s past that were recently unearthed will soon come to life once again. Last Wednesday, crews from Warwick’s Department of Public Works removed three … more
By TABITHA PEREIRA -- With controversy surrounding girls entering the Boy Scouts of America, it seems to be working well for Scout Pack 1 Warwick. The pack has the most girls of any pack in the... more
It’s not often that the words “Rhode Island” and “professional baseball” connect, but when they do, it’s sure to be a story worth telling. So it is with the story of John Kindl, a Warwick … more
By MARCUS PREZIOSO -- I didn’t find out about my great grandfather’s contributions to World War II until I was 14 years old and, in fact, some of my cousins still don’t know about it... more
Finding the perfect hairdresser can sometimes be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. That’s the case for Teresa Romano, whose hairdresser Mario Cacchillo has been cutting her hair for almost 50 … more
In the dead of a Rhode Island winter, there is no better place to be than the rainforest. One step into the new “Faces of the Rainforest” exhibit at the Roger Williams Park Zoo and you will be … more
Using data from the National Highway Traffic and Safety administration, a recent study by Car Insurance Comparison found that Rhode Island ranks No. 31 for worst drivers in the nation, with 1 being … more
Nina Stack discovered the beauty of smallness as a girl when her parents rented a home on Block Island. She had summer jobs on the island. She kept returning to the island and bought a house and … more
This is a story about apple pie. "The best ever apple pie," says Anthony Pesaturo of Providence. But the pie, which unfortunately is no longer available for purchase, is just the opener to a … more
Nearly 400 years ago, Samuel Gorton wearily checked his watch from inside the London haberdashery in which he found himself employed. He confided in his business partner that he missed roaming the … more
Over the holidays we expect to invite certain guests into our homes to fill them with love and warmth. What we don’t ever expect - but many deal with anyways - is uninvited guests gaining access … more
By KAREN KALUNIAN -- A nonprofit organization is giving those who have endured amputations a once in a lifetime chance to ride some waves. And hopefully give them more than just a good tan. more
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