Spotlight

Photographer publishes stunning book of lighthouses at night

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- David Zapatka, an award-winning photographer, spent four years photographing 130 lighthouses from eight states under beautiful nighttime skies.
SPORTS

Big second half propels Hawks past 'Bolts in D-I semis

The Bishop Hendricken football team scored four times in the third quarter, including three times within a two-minute span, to break open a one-score game at halftime en route to a 56-32 victory over Cranston East in the
Police/Crime

Police Log

LARCENY On November 4 at approximately 11:50 a.m. Officer Michael Walker responded to the YMCA on Centerville Road for a report of a larceny from a vehicle. At the scene he met with the reporting party, who stated that she arrived at the YMCA at
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Blu

Blu's eyes are also a golden color that shine with excitement. He is a young boy (just over a year old), who is high-energy, loves to run, go for walks on the leash, is super smart and can occupy himself for a long time with a bucket of toys.
OPINION

Instilling love of country

To the Editor: The Greatest Generation of our family, in my opinion, started with Louise and Harold Whalley from Saylesville, Lincoln and Annie and George Wright of Pawtucket, my grandparents. They instilled the love of country in their children. When
LIFESTYLE

Rhode Island Angels help those who won't ask for help

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- Debra Shipley Roffo started Angel in Action RI back in March, which formed with the goal of providing small acts of kindness to hardworking families who have come upon difficult times.
OBITUARIES

Frank Merlino, MD.

Frank Merlino, MD., 93, of Buttonwoods Ave., Warwick died November 18, 2017, after self-diagnosing his afib, but uncharacteristically, misdiagnosing an unrelated complication. For 59 years, he was …
AROUND R.I.

Captain Fredy murderers sentenced

Richard Baribault, 42, and Troy Gunderway, 47, both of Warwick, were sentenced Friday by Superior Court Justice Brian P. Stern for the Aug. 1, 2015 murder of Fernando Silva, 70, who was locally known …