Route 114A reconfiguration project nears completion

SEEKONK — Over six years after a fiery crash served as the impetus for the project and some three years since it actually commenced, the reconstruction of the intersection at Route 114A and Arcade …
National retailers will soon occupy former Taunton Avenue Benny's store

SEEKONK — Attention local shoppers: Two major national retailers will soon be coming to the area, taking up renovated spaces of the old Benny’s Store located on East Providence’s …

FDA gives update on outbreak of e. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce

PROVIDENCE — Based on new information, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have narrowed its romaine lettuce warning to consumers, initially issued on November 20.According to the state …

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