Spotlight

Toll Gate tandem helps remember WWII silent hero

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- One Toll Gate High School student and teacher team has made sure that the story of Warwick-born Sergeant Donald H. Rubery will be heard, and that his sacrifice will never be forgotten.
SPORTS

Carlson, Lallo lead PAL past 365 Sports

Warwick PAL rallied from three runs down to beat 365 Sports, 4-3, in Game 3 of their Connie Mack quarterfinal series on Sunday morning. Toll Gate senior Ryan Carlson blasted a bases-clearing double with two outs in the
Police logs

Police Log - Teacher arrest

TEACHER ARRESTED The Rhode Island State Police and Director of the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety announced Monday the arrest of Andrew Hallam, 32, of 30 Ethan Street in Warwick, on an affidavit/arrest warrant for embezzlement. According to a
OPINION

With so much negativity, DMV deserves praise for getting it right

By K. JOSEPH SHEKARCHI We live in a time period where negativity, particularly toward government, has sadly become the norm. It is understandable why the public has a negative view of state government due to various missteps and mistakes that have been
LIFESTYLE

NUT JOB 2: NUTTY BY NATURE

NUT JOB 2: NUTTY BY NATURE * * (Mediocre animated sequel) I guess there are supposed to be some life lessons for the kids in this sequel, which actually sends them some mixed messages. The hour and a half animated feature becomes with the squirrels
OBITUARIES

Michael W. “Mic” Izzo

Michael W. “Mic” Izzo, 51, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the beloved husband of the late Colleen A. (LeClerc) Izzo. Born in Providence, a son of Frank Izzo …
AROUND R.I.

First Student could always use more school bus drivers

By JOHN HOWELL -- Sue Barbour has a good idea why recent retirees like driving a school bus: “They have been doing the ‘honey-do’ list a little too long..."