By ETHAN HARTLEY -- Two Irish companies are gearing up to conduct their first business in the United States, with Warwick as their entry point to the country, following the mayor's trade mission to Ireland in September.
By JOHN HOWELL While tax reform has already reduced operating costs for National Grid, prompting the company to reconsider its request to increase base distribution rates, the increases are still too much for those appearing before the Public Utilities
By JOHN HOWELL Bill White remembered instantly. He had written a loan to Robert Taylor in 1982 from Warwick Credit Union (later Ocean State Credit Union) with a single branch at the corner of Warwick and Church Avenues. White grew up on Church Avenue not
By ETHAN HARTLEY The first of 20 roundtable discussions to assess what is working well and not so well in regards to the operations of the state of Rhode Island is kicking off at 6 p.m. at Pilgrim High School on Wednesday. TogetherRI is an initiative
Willene Colvin can tell you why, with the help of volunteers, she drives a Winnebago carrying as many as 40 dogs from Augusta, Ga. to PetCo on Route 2 in Warwick once a month. “This is my …
On Sunday, March 18 at 2:49 a.m. the Warwick Police Department responded to the Sunoco Gas Station located at 2003 Post Road for the report of a robbery at that location. It was reported that a female subject had entered the store, selected a drink from
Bargain books The Friends of the Warwick Public Library had a busy weekend with their book sale that is expected to raise more than $8,000 when everything is counted up. All proceeds go to the library. The whole idea is to promote library programs.all"
By ETHAN HARTLEY The Warwick Police Department kicked off the first session of its 30th Citizens Police Academy on Thursday evening at the Warwick Police headquarters in Apponaug, welcoming in its second largest class ever. A total of 43 civilians
Bishop Hendricken Director of Fine and Performing Arts, Richie Sylvia, and Vocal Music Director, Mary Jo Gambardella, led Hendricken's Young Men's Chorus on a 10-day pilgrimage to Ireland over the winter recess. The tour, aptly titled The Footsteps of"
The 59th annual West Warwick St. Patrick's Day Parade held Sunday was blessed with sunny and unusually warm weather and that was a relief for many marchers who have endured rain, snow and downright intolerable conditions to keep the tradition alive The
Long before the days of cell phones and Uber, travel was a truly special experience for many who crossed the Atlantic. Ships weren't just a way to get from point A to point B, they were floating palaces that commanded your attention with their size, and
By JOHN HOWELL East Providence city crews made a visit to Conimicut Beach on Saturday, but it wasn't for a brisk walk on a chilly but sunny day. Rather, armed with buckets, the city workers were picking out hard pinwheel-shaped sections of plastic about
What weighs four pounds and has a nose for the weather? Schmitty The Weather Dog. Along with NYC meteorologist Ron Trotta and NYC children's book author Elly McGuire of Warwick, this furry celebrity pup entertained and educated kids with their Schmitty