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This Massive Yarn Barn In Rhode Island Is A Dream Come True

If you’ve ever been to one of the big bog craft stores, then you know that while the selection is great, it lacks a certain charm. Rhode Island’s newest yarn shop may not have the square footage to compete but it certainly more than makes up for it with oodles of heartwarming appeal.


Health Care Revolt demands restored funding for Rhode Island 911

Health Care Revolt, an organization of Rhode Island health care workers, health professionals, students and consumers,launched a petitiondemanding full funding for Rhode Island’s underfunded and outdated 911 system.

UPRISE RI - 2018-11-13 21:05:06

2018 Block Island Quarters for Rhode Island Released

Shown on the reverse (tails side) of the quarter dollar is a scene emblematic of the wildlife refuge. This design, created by Chris Costello and sculpted by Phebe Hemphill, was selected from amongtwelve design candidates.

COIN NEWS - 2018-11-13 17:19:35

Brantley Leads Cougars To 66-55 Victory Over Rhode Island To Extend Home-Court Win Streak To 18

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) –Jarrell Brantley had 17 points to lead College of Charleston to its 18th-straight home court win, beating Rhode Island, 66-55, on Tuesday night at TD Arena.

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-11-14 06:18:00

House Lust: A Majestic Retreat Surrounded by Conservation Land in Hopkinton - Rhode Island Monthly

Only truly magical places can pull off the art of the sale in the chilly season, and 39A Berrie Lane in Rockville — a village in western Hopkinton, for the uninitiated — might just be one of them. The home was listed in late October for $715,000 but has since dropped in price to $650,000.

RIMONTHLY.COM - 2018-11-13 15:41:14

The Business of Beer: RI changes regulations to tap into growing industry

EXETER, R.I. (WPRI) - For years, strict regulations limited how much beer customers could drink and buy at Rhode Island breweries; but recent changes to those laws have sparked explosive growth in the craft beer industry.

WPRI - 2018-11-13 22:01:43

This Mac And Cheese Bar In Rhode Island Is Basically Heaven On Earth

Sometimes the most delicious things are hiding right in plain sight. Luxe Burger Bar is renowned for its over-the-top burgers. This Rhode Island Eatery lets you build your own burger with a wide variety of meats, cheeses, and toppings for the most incredible sandwich you can dream up. However, linge


Events planned across Rhode Island in honor of Veterans Day

Newport, RI – Here’s what’s happening, new, and to do for Veterans Day events across Rhode Island today.


Crash closes Route 44 in Putnam at Rhode Island state line

Latest Windham County NewsCrash closes Route 44 in Putnam at Rhode Island state lineOffice Manager of Plainfield business arrested on embezzlement charges2 arrested following burglary at Willimantic gas stationTrial to resume for man charged in dad death, cop shooting2 drug possession arrests made i


Rhode Island Comic-Con 2018 Coverage - The Good Men Project

Another year of Rhode Island Comic Con is in the books, and it lived up to its moniker—“The Biggest Convention in the Smallest State.” Spread this year into three buildings, the con was bigger—and better—than ever. Though it had a few minor tweaks to work out (I’ll cover those in a bit), overall, th

GOODMENPROJECT.COM - 2018-11-14 01:00:50

2-Car Crash On Route 106 In Mansfield: 2 Injured

MANSFIELD, MA — A two-car crash Monday afternoon, at the intersection of Route 106 and Forbes Boulevard hospitalized two people.

PATCH - 2018-11-13 16:27:25

DukesofJMU.com - No. 9 JMU Leans On Offense To Top Rhode Island

The two offenses combined for 764 yards and 47 first downs, but a run of 21 straight points in the first half for JMU allowed the Dukes (7-3, 5-2 CAA) to separate from the Rams (5-5, 3-4 CAA).


Rhode Island Chutney Ferrett EMT Announces On Facebook That Trump Voters Will Die In His Ambulance 

Hello Turtle Riders. As you know if you follow Turtleboy we are constantly getting by Facebook for what areclearly not violations of their terms of service. Twitter has done the same, and trolls mass reported our blog to Google AdSense thousands of times, leading to demonitization. We can get by and

TURTLEBOYSPORTS.COM - 2018-11-12 15:42:49

Mass. Man Sentenced for Going to RI for Sex With Minor

Federal prosecutors in Rhode Island say 26-year-old Andy Joseph, of Brockton, Massachusetts, was also sentenced Tuesday to 10 years of probation. Hepleaded guilty in Aprilto traveling interstate with the intent to engage in illicit sexual conduct.

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2018-11-14 06:23:47

R.I. gun safety working group to inform governor's decisions

The group was first convened by the Governor in February following the Parkland Florida shooting and included health professionals, law enforcement, educators and other community members.

BROWN DAILY HERALD - 2018-11-14 04:03:38

Learning more about the vegan lifestyle

November is National Vegan Awareness Month.Laura Barlow, founder ofRhode Island Vegan Awareness, shares information about the vegan lifestyle: what it is, why people go vegan, and more.

WPRI - 2018-11-13 12:35:37

First and 10: Key stats in JMU’s win over Rhode Island

After a disastrous performance last week, in which starting redshirt junior quarterback Ben DiNucci was benched following turnovers on JMU’s first two drives, the offense bounced back. JMU’s 6.2 yards per play was the highest since the Dukes put up 8.1 against Richmond on Sept. 29. With DiNucci firm


Juniors 200 Fly Champ Harry Homans Switches Verbal from UNC to UGA

Homans graduated from Rhode Island’s Barrington High School in June. He swims for Bluefish Swim Club under head coach Chuck Batchelor. This summer he won the 200 fly at Speedo Junior Nationals, dropping 3.3 seconds to notch a PB of 2:00.29. He also placed 7th in the 200 back and 16th in the 200 free

SWIMSWAM.COM - 2018-11-14 00:16:33

Country Inn restaurant in Warren abruptly closes

The Country Inn on Market Street was among properties managed by The Jan Companies of Cranston, which dates back to 1969 in Rhode Island as the first holder of a Burger King franchise. In 2001, the company acquired regional diner-and-milkshake chain Newport Creamery, and the company now owns and man

WPRI - 2018-11-12 18:42:25

U.S. School Safety Grants on the Rise: Minnesota, Rhode Island, & Georgia

Many states are disbursing millions in awards for much-needed safety improvements. These awards, provided by the United States Department of Education, focus on campus security and student safety. These improvements take various forms across state and district. Here’s a look at some of the $500k+ gr