Local boats shine at Newport International Boat Show

A star of last weekend’s Newport International Boat Show was Hinkley’s (Portsmouth) all-electric-powered 28.5-foot Dasher, billed as the first electric luxury powerboat. Looking little like …
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Warren's Chief Galinelli says good-bye

Warren’s longest serving and arguably most beloved fire chief will leave the force at the end of October, ending a nearly 30-year career fighting fires and saving lives here.Chief Al Galinelli …

Warren girl raises $2,500, organizes charity drive

About 40 friends came together in Warren Sunday to help out friends as yet unmet, half a world away. At the center of it all was Hugh Cole School student Millie Piper, 10, who spent her summer …
By Ted Hayes

Warren moves to establish housing court

The Warren Town Council Tuesday night moved ahead with a plan to establish a housing court in Warren, a move officials hope will give the town greater power to enforce zoning and building codes, and …

DOT pledges $1 million East Bay Bike Path fix

Once again, about a month ago, a cyclist came to grief on a short stretch of the East Bay Bike Path just north of Bristol’s Beach Road. Linda Brunini-Formica didn’t see it happen but arrived …

Raimondo: School fix could top $2 billion

Rhode Island’s schools are old and outdated, cramped and inadequate — and it will cost billions to bring them into the 21st century. That was the word Wednesday from Gov. Gina …
Obituaries
John Abenate, 90, Warren

John Abenante, 90, of Warren, died Thursday, July 20 2017 at Hope Hospice. He was born in Providence a son of the late Rafael and Mary Abenante. John was a factory worker with Carr–Fulflex …

Thomas Andrews Jr., 58, Warren

Antone Nappi, 65, Bristol

Luis Miguel Araujo, 40, Warren

Florence Mendes, 97, Bristol

David E. Ward, 49, Portsmouth

Richard R. LaRoche, 66, of Riverside

Anthony J. “Tony” Mastriano, 57, Bristol

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Sports
Mt. Hope blanks East Providence, 13-0

BRISTOL — The Mt. Hope High School football team shut out Division I East Providence, 13-0, in a non-league home game on Friday night. Running backs Josh Pompey and Dylan Martins led the …

LaSalle Academy baseball program enjoys its East Bay influence

East Providence's Mercurio reflects on rise up baseball coaching ladder

Gallery: State champs LaSalle have strong East Bay ties

City players Forcier, Leopold win prestigious golf titles

Things to Do
Let them eat zucchini bread

I started six zucchini plants indoors. Four made it outside and then only two survived the rabbits, rain and squirrels. Thank goodness only two survived! We’ve already had about 10 zucchini and …

Finish for a Guinness Sunday in Warren

'Bold' move: Waterfront Productions opens first season in East Providence

Warren Folk Festival is this Sunday

Photo contest captures one day in Warren

Opinion
Letter: Antifa protesters not so innocent either

To the editor:Arlene Violet’s “Growing Decency Deficit” (August 30-31) was a breath of fresh air. We are constantly bombarded with articles on how”the other guy” is …

Letter: Stanley responds in town manager debate

Letter: Return ancestral land to the Pokanokets

Letter: Here’s how to pay it forward in construction-weary Warren

Letter: Reitsma is engaged, positive, responsive and professional

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