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The Latest From Warren

Warren police: Overdose patient treated with Narcan

Tuesday, August 4 A caller reported a dog running loose on Arlington Avenue. A Child Street woman reported to police that persons unknown to her had hacked into her financial accounts. A …
It’s official: Opening of public schools pushed back to Sept. 14
PROVIDENCE — At her regular weekly press conference today, Gov. Gina Raimondo confirmed what she had already hinted at during media … Read More
Raimondo expected to delay opening of school
Gov. Gina Raimondo is likely to delay the opening of the school year by several weeks, when she holds a news conference scheduled for … Read More
Highlights from the Bristol Warren reopening plan … masks for everyone
The Bristol Warren Regional School District released its full reopening plan, following a review and feedback from the Rhode Island … Read More
Three weeks and counting … a look at the many challenges schools face
In a normal August, a high school principal has a lot to do. She and her team finalize student schedules, oversee the last of the … Read More
Warren: Settlers’ Green will tax sewer system
Town officials don’t have enough information on the impact the large Settlers’ Green housing project will have on Warren’s … Read More
RIIL delays start of most fall high school sports
PROVIDENCE — Cross country and tennis, at the moment, are the only two sports likely to begin nearly on time this fall, according to … Read More
Duncan E. Hall, Seekonk Duncan E. Hall, 89, of Seekonk, died peacefully on August 7, 2020 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the loving husband of Gladys E. (Vermette) Hall for 64 wonderful years. Born in Seekonk, he was the …
Charles Ledley, 79, Warren Charles “Lanny” Lance Ledley, passed away peacefully at Trinity Health Care in Woonsocket, RI, on July 15th at the age of 79. Born July 8th, 1941 and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, he later …

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