News

Raimondo plugs free tuition at Make it in Rhode Island

By TESSA ROY Governor Gina Raimondo continued her promotion of her manufacturing and free tuition initiatives Tuesday night at the Make it in Rhode Island Summit, which was attended by Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian and North Providence Mayor Charles
SPORTS

Mazzulla leads Hawks past 'Bolts on Senior Night

The Hendricken Hawks pulled away from the Cranston East Thunderbolts late to escape with a 76-65 victory at home on Tuesday evening during senior night. Hawks' senior standout Justin Mazzulla finished with 30 points while
Police logs

Police Log

ASSAULT On February 8 at approximately 4:36 p.m., Officers Quentin Tavaras and Walter Larson were dispatched to the Greenwich Avenue Stop & Shop for a report of a fight in progress. Upon arrival, the officers searched the parking lot for the possible
Entertainment

Silly escapist comedy at 2nd Story

I’m walking out of the downstairs theatre at 2nd Story, when longtime theatre critic/director/teach-er/actor Tony Annicone reminds me that I reviewed this same play, “Murder at the Howard …

Rhodes hosts 25th anniversary Mardi Gras ball

By DON FOWLER Once you hear the sweet sounds of Cajun music, you're hooked forever. The foot-stompin' sounds of the accordion and fiddle, often accompanied these days by drums, guitars, bass and an occasional washboard, stimulate the senses and start the
OPINION

Boy Scouts put safety first

To the Editor: Troop 1 Warwick showed how Boy Scouts put into practice their oath, which among other things encourages them to be helpful and loyal. On the morning of Saturday, February 18, a group from Troop 1 Warwick, who are based out of Heritage
LIFESTYLES

Pet Friendly Rhode Island

Rhode Islanders thinking of getting a pet are in luck - the state has been named one of the best places in the country to own a pet. Rhode Island was recently ranked as the 9th most pet friendly …