News

Optimistic tone at Northern RI Chamber’s annual dinner

In one of the year’s largest gatherings of corporate and small business professionals, the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce (NRICC) held its 25th annual dinner at Twin River on Tuesday, …
Sports

Sentinels outlast Hawks in battle of D-I powers

The Bishop Hendricken basketball team came up short in one of its toughest tests to date on Tuesday night, falling at Smithfield, 51-43, in a battle of one-loss teams in Division I. Hendricken …
Police Logs

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports filed by the Warwick Police Department. KEYED On Feb. 2 at 2:15 p.m., Officer Rose Michel was dispatched to the lobby of the Warwick police headquarters …
Entertainment

Annual Cajun & Zydeco Mardi Gras ball returns to Rhodes on the Pawtuxet for 24th year

Lagniappe Productions, producers of the annual Labor Day weekend Rhythm & Roots Festival in Charlestown, bring back their authentic Louisiana Mardi Gras celebration held annually in southern New …

That’s entertainment: Twenty years ago

Violinist Midori and pianist Robert McDonald were at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Tickets were $20-$40. The Philadelphia Dance Company was at Rhode Island College. The Odeum had “An Evening …
Opinion

A child’s party

Everyone loves their birthday. It’s the best day of the year, a day all about you. As children birthdays are far more exciting, cake covered in frosting, family and friends singing your praises …
Lifestyles

Mystery of the Rocky Point 'Tower'

Like an illusion in a fun house or a magician’s slight of hand, there’s a century old structure filled with mystery at Rocky Point Park that has many guessing what it could possibly be. In …
Last Tuesday's Edition

Truckers suggest increase in diesel tax to help repair bridges

It’s all about the numbers. The leadership says tolls are the way to raise the money to support a “surge” in bridge repairs. Those in the trucking industry say the truck-toll revenues …