News
1100 results total, viewing 25 - 36
The Warwick School Committee has officially filed suit against the City of Warwick in hopes to receive nearly $5 million in funding for their hole-riddled FY19 budget. more
By JOHN HOWELL Mayor Joseph Solomon says he's tightening the screws on city spending in an effort to deal with the looming financial crisis he outlined in his state of the city address two weeks ago. In an interview Monday, Solomon said he has instructed more
No longer there The city has removed this statue of the Virgin Mary that appeared this fall in the grasses off the south shore of Conimicut Point. A spokeswoman for the mayor said the city had not given approval for the statue to be erected and had no more
By ETHAN HARTLEY As reported in a related school budget story in today's Beacon, the city of Warwick and the Warwick School Committee have committed to work together to conquer the $4.9 million school budget deficit that has plagued the system since last more
By JOHN HOWELL After 42 years of calling the former Kentish Guards armory in Apponaug home, the Warwick Museum and now the Warwick Center of the Arts may be forced to find new digs. Last Wednesday, as he joined Rocky Point aficionado Sean McCarthy to more
By JOHN HOWELL Like a cat, Buttonwoods School is going to have another life. Buttonwoods School? It's been known by other names, including the Buttonwoods Senior Center and, most recently, the Buttonwoods Community Center on West Shore Road at the more
By JOHN HOWELL Nine years ago, Kent Hospital emergency room nurse Jeanette Geary didn't want to be a union member, but her co-workers voted to join the United Nurses and Allied Professionals (UNAP). Even as a non-member of the union, she and others who more
By JOHN HOWELL Warwick is blue. True blue to the core - not even a hint of purple - for the first time since Charles Donovan was mayor in 1992. Backed by a party that didn't become locked in bloodletting primaries, Mayor Joseph Solomon, who was handed more
When Mayor Joseph Solomon learned the news media would be visiting the Warwick Center for the Arts Wednesday to follow up on the story he is considering using the space for municipal offices, he … more
By JOHN HOWELL As a further indication of plans to build his own administrative team, Mayor Joseph Solomon has moved to replace Lyn Pagliarini as Warwick City Clerk. Pagliarini was informed of the decision Friday and was not present at Monday's City more
By ETHAN HARTLEY A brand-new school committee majority will take office January, as all three seats up for grabs - including the one held by Terri Medeiros, the lone incumbent running in District 2 - were decided by narrow margins during Tuesday's more
By ETHAN HARTLEY With much change occurring over the course of the past few months, an overview of where the school budget currently stands has become important to clarify. As of today's paper, the schools are staring at a $4.9 million deficit for their more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 92 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.