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Answers needed on student/teacher absenteeism

It's hard to argue with the notion that teachers and students both need to show up to class in order for a quality educational environment to be established. With this in mind, it is consistently troubling to review numbers that emerge year to year

RI needs real environmental action in 2020

An outrageous insult

Solving homelessness inot simply about removing people from the street

RI must finally adopt line-item veto

Sports

By RYAN D. MURRAY The Hawks edged unbeaten, defending Division I Champion North Kingstown 51-49 on Monday night during an intense basketball shootout at Bishop Hendricken High School in front of a packed gymnasium. Sebastian Thomas, Hendricken's junior

By ALEX SPONSELLER The Warwick Vets girls basketball team has been arguably the top team in the state this season at the middle school level, boasting a 11-0 record and recently topping cross town rival Winman 64-3. Amelia Polichetti led the Hurricanes
The Pilgrim girls basketball team continued its recent roll with a 52-23 win over cross town rival Toll Gate on Tuesday evening. Pilgrim used its tough defense to hold the visiting Titans to just eight points in the first half. The Lady Pats cruised
By PETE FONTAINE Back in 1976, Tom McDonough had a unique fund-raising idea for Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Cranston that has since developed into the oldest sports card show in the country. The 42nd anniversary of that now storied
By ALEX SPONSELLER The Pilgrim girls basketball team went to Times2 Academy in Providence on Friday evening and shut down the Eagles 36-17 to get back into the win column. The Lady Pats relied on their tough defense to get the job done, and also got
Lifestyles

Topical, thought-provoking 'Admissions' at Gamm

Theatre Review By DON FOWLER 20% Diversity! That is the goal of Hillcrest Admissions Director Deb Martin, who at the same time is pushing her own white, privileged, connected, middle class son to get into Yale. That is the scene of this provocative,

Bramwell Tovey returns to lead RI Philharmonic Orchestra in celebratory All Mozart program

Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Wind Ensembles announce Winter Concert featuring pieces by Jacob, Arnold, Sousa

BAD BOYS FOR LIFE

Greig's rhyming Scottish play fills Wilbury's theatre space

Police/Crime
DUI Just after 12:30 a.m. on Jan. 10, Officer Steven D. Moretti was conducting a patrol northbound on Warwick Avenue when he observed a vehicle traveling south at a high rate of speed. Moretti clocked the vehicle at 72 mph in a 35 mph zone, at which
LARCENY Shortly after 4 a.m. on Jan. 8, Officer Jordan P. Guyton responded to the Greenwich Arms Apartments on Greenwich Avenue for a report of larceny from a motor vehicle. At the scene, the reporting party told Guyton that his vehicle, a Chevrolet
DUI Just before 7 p.m. on Jan. 3, Officer Michael C. Bailey was on patrol in the area of Warwick Avenue and Squantum Drive when he was notified of a motor vehicle offense in progress. Bailey traveled north on Warwick Avenue and observed the suspect
Taking no chances After several mailboxes on Warwick Neck Avenue were raided and the contents discarded in nearby bushes, Patty Gomm decided she wouldn't be taking chances anymore. After reporting the incident where she knows she lost a $25 gift card and
INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER A Warwick man has been sentenced to prison after pleading no contest last year to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the death of his 7-month-old daughter, according to the office of Attorney General Peter F. Neronha. Ryan
Around R.I.

Summer prelude

Text and photos By JOHN HOWELL Veterans Memorial Junior High School Principal David Tober was dunked at least 10 times Monday morning. He didn't mind it. In fact, he said it was refreshing. No wonder. With temperatures climbing into the high 80s, a

DPW director to retire, cites need for a long-term plan

$5M for roads a start, says DPW director

Cedar Hill student wins Mini Meteorologist contest

RI ranked worst state for a road trip, but commerce data disagrees

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.