Police seek information about bank ATM skimming suspect

Barrington police released surveillance camera images of the man who allegedly installed a data skimming device at the TD Bank ATM machine earlier this month. An employee at the TD Bank on County …
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Bridgepointe Church hosts annual 'Back to School Fair' in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — Giving back to the community is unquestionably a great way to witness smiles, and so it was Saturday, Aug. 12, at East Providence High School as the Bridgepointe …

Spectacular J Class yachts put on a show in Newport

Barrington photographer and sailor Rob Migliaccio caught these great shots during day one of the J Class World Championship in Newport on Tuesday. He's headed back out today Here’s the first-day report … Hanuman, …

Suspicious blaze destroys garage at new Westport house

An early Wednesday morning fire described as suspicious leveled the garage of a vacant Westport house under construction. Reported at around 2 a.m. on Forge Road near the Dartmouth town line, the …

Warren police logs: Goat gives police the slip

Tuesday, Aug. 15The animal control officer released a skunk (carefully, it’s presumed) that had become trapped on Child Street.Someone rummaged through a car parked on Vernon Street.A Main …
Obituaries
Michael Moniz, 54, Tiverton

Michael Moniz, 54, of Tiverton, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017.  Born in Fall River, he was the son of John Moniz and the late Olivia (Arruda) Moniz. He was an assistant winemaker at …

Lydia Mello, 87, Bristol

Andria A. Cappelletti, 64, Bristol

Elaine L. Samson, 85, Bristol

John H. Pacheco, 82, Tiverton

Kenneth F. Braz, 63, formerly of Tiverton

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An event to eclipse all others

Not making plans to view the solar eclipse next Monday because Rhode Island is not in the path of totality? That's kind of like not buying a lottery ticket unless the jackpot is over $100 million. …

Annual E.P. Neighborhood Day Coalition celebration takes place August 19

Family fair to highlight Wood Street improvement

Adams, ‘Bluz U Can Use’ headline annual RIRBPS festival

First Bold Point concert in East Providence goes off without a hitch

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