News

Elks host night of classic cars, camaraderie

Tri-City Elks Lodge No. 14 last week held its first-ever weekly classic car show, with four-dozen vintage vehicles parked on the grass at Rossi Park. “This is what we do best,” said Mark …
Sports

NEFL slips past R&R to stay alive in Legion playoffs

The No. 5-seeded New England Frozen Lemonade/Shields Post 43 Legion squad leaned on its most reliable crutch, its pitching staff, on Tuesday afternoon to keep its hopes alive for a state championship. Dean

RI Reds Heritage Society set for 16th annual reunion

Hockey legends of yesteryear, upstart high school stars, and even fans will make up the roster for the Rhode Island Reds Heritage Society's 16th annual reunion, which is on tap for Sunday, Aug. 7, at Goddard Park Memorial State Park in
Police Logs

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports filed by the Warwick Police Department. COCAINE & HEROIN Randolph Reynoso, 25, of Warwick, and Richard Lora, 20, of Providence, were recently ordered detained following court appearances on conspiracy and drug
Entertainment

Rhodes on the Pawtuxet overrun with extras for Jack Black movie

The parking lot at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet last week was filled with cars carrying people of all ages, dressed in ’90s attire and hoping for their 15 seconds of fame as extras in Jack Black’s …

Wonderful ‘Wizard of Oz’ at Theatre-By-The-Sea

While I was convinced that I had seen enough film and stage versions of “The Wizard of Oz,” I had not seen what Bill Hanney and his talented production crew could do with this timeless family …
Opinion

Keeping kids safe in the summer heat

The first heat wave of the summer has arrived in Rhode Island, and it's hot outside. But not as hot as the interior of a closed car or truck. In the last week in the United States, four children under the age of four have perished after being forgotten
Last Tuesday's Edition

Getting around to fixing Apponaug traffic

It's hard to recall when traffic flowed smoothly through Apponaug. That's probably because it never did, except in the dead of night. It was no better Friday morning. Bumper to bumper, cars snaked up Centerville Road to the Toll Gate Road