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The Latest From Warren

Warren police logs: Man falls asleep at wheel, faces DUI

Monday, June 29 An officer went to a Ridgeway Drive home to deliver a summons, but was unsuccessful. The party came to the window and looked out at the officer, but refused to answer the door …
Bristol's Fourth – What You Need to Know
Yes, Bristol is having a parade on July 4. It will be smaller, quicker and earlier than anyone has seen in decades, but there will be … Read More
Warren will fly Black Lives Matter flag in front of town hall
The Black Lives Matter flag will soon fly in front of Warren Town Hall, after the Warren Town Council on Thursday evening unanimously … Read More
Eli’s, young chef team up for RI Food Bank cooking challenge
Think you can cook? Now’s the chance to have one of your family’s signature recipes appear on the menu at one of … Read More
Warren Town Council to consider flying BLM flag
The Warren Town Council will meet Thursday evening to discuss whether to fly the Black Lives Matter flag over Warren Town Hall.The … Read More
Town institutes parking fee at Warren Town Beach
With the Warren Town Beach busier than ever, the Town of Warren is now charging residents and non-residents to park. The fee was … Read More
State Police arrest Mt. Hope teacher’s assistant for indecent solicitation
The Rhode Island State Police announce that members of the State Police Computer Crimes Unit and Internet Crimes Against Children … Read More
Obituaries
Joseph Noonan, 83, Warren Joseph J. Noonan, 83, of Warren, died Monday, July 6,2020 at Heatherwood Nursing and Rehabilitation in Newport. He was the husband of Agnes R. (Amaral) Noonan; they were married for over 59 …
Carolyn A. Crowley, 76, Warren Carolyn A. (Parent) Crowley, 76, of Warren, died suddenly on Sunday, July 5, 2020 surrounded by her family at Rhode Island Hospital, after a courageous battle with Leukemia. She was the wife of …

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