Spotlight

Maidens of Honor

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- The progress towards more gender equality in the military, while far from complete, has begun to drive home a long-overdue point – being a man is not a pre-requisite to be a soldier, or a veteran, for that matter.
SPORTS

Pilgrim falls to Mounties in finals

By RYAN D. MURRAY The previously undefeated Pilgrim Lady Patriots surrendered a two-goal lead and fell 3-2 to the Mount St. Charles Mounties during the Division II Girls Soccer Final on Monday afternoon at Johnston High School. The squads battled through
Police/Crime

Police Log

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE On Nov. 4 at approximately 12:44 a.m., Officer Alfred Silveira was on routine patrol traveling east on West Shore Road when he observed a white pickup truck with a Rhode Island commercial plate traveling west and driving over
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Mona

Mona's loving owner passed away unexpectedly, and now she needs a new home. She's hoping you could be the one, and she's available in North Scituate today.
OPINION

Mockery of the Constitution

To the Editor: If all the allegations reported by the New York Times, the Washington Post and other reputable news sources are accurate (and there is plenty of evidence to believe they are) then do we have a criminal element in the White House dictating
LIFESTYLE

THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB

THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER'S WEB * * * (Don) * * * (Joyce) (Action adventure) What? Joyce scored an action/adventure movie higher than Don? There's a simple explanation: Joyce is smarter than Don. She figured out the convoluted plot and wasn't as confused
OBITUARIES

James “Jim” L. Lawton

James “Jim” L. Lawton, 86, of Warwick, died Monday, November 12, 2018 at Sunny View Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of sixty-four years to Shirley Marie …
AROUND R.I.

Therapy dog teams set to respond to emergencies

By JOHN HOWELL Fifteen teams each comprised of a dog and their handler are ready to respond to emergencies across the state. It could be a fire where a family is displaced or a natural disaster, such as the threat of a hurricane that has prompted the