The Latest From Warren

Artists transform downtown Warren utility boxes

Color is starting to come back to Warren, and it's not just from the flowers and budding trees. Seven artists spread out around downtown Warren Sunday, transforming drab utility boxes into custom …
Warren Police investigate post-rally assault, alleged KKK members
Police are investigating an alleged assault following Sunday's anti-hate rally in front of Warren Town Hall. Read More
Warren police logs: Woman revived with Narcan
Monday, April 12 A Wood Street woman reported being the victim of a potential scam. Sheree L. Andrews, 32, of Cranston, turned … Read More
Video: Hundreds denounce racism in Warren
A crowd of more than 100 called for peace, understanding and change in Warren Sunday afternoon, when the East Bay Divsersity group … Read More
Warren group pulls Town Common concerts after criticism
A Warren arts organization has canceled plans to hold monthly summer concerts on the Warren Town Common, saying that although the … Read More
Warren police investigating hateful stickers, contact AG
Warren police are increasing patrols in the Water Street area and reaching out to the Rhode Island Attorney General for guidance, … Read More
Mt. Hope's Deb DiBiase named state's top high school principal
Dr. Deborah DiBiase, the always smiling, hug- and laughter-prone principal of Mt. Hope High School, has been named Rhode Island's High … Read More

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Pamela M. Clayton, 78, Portsmouth Pamela M. Claytor, 78, of Portsmouth, RI, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 15, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.  Born in Providence on Nov. 4, 1942, Pamela was the eldest …
Antonios Antoniadis, 92, Swansea Antonios Antoniadis, 92, of Swansea, MA, formerly of Warren, RI, died Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at Grace Barker Nursing Home, Warren, RI. He was the husband of the late Aggeliki “Angie” …
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