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Breann Burns Graduates From University of Rhode Island

KINGSTON, RI — At the University of Rhode Island’s 132nd Commencement on May 19-20, about 3,300 undergraduate and 750 graduate students became the University’s newest alumni.

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-07-17 11:20:14

Theology professor runs for a seat in the Rhode Island legislature

[Editor’s Note: Holly Taylor Coolman is an Assistant Professor of Theology at Providence College in Rhode Island. Her areas of expertise include Christology, ecclesiology, Christian theologies of Judaism, and Jewish-Christian Relations. She is currently running for state representative as a Democrat

CRUXNOW.COM - 2018-07-17 06:06:00

One Of New England's Oldest Working Waterfronts Is In Rhode Island And It's Awesome

Rhode Island is full of fantastic towns but if you are looking for a bayside community that has many fun things to see and do, Warren just might be the perfect spot to visit. The working waterfront town is one of the oldest in New England, originally settled in 1653. Savor more than 16 miles of shor

ONLYINYOURSTATE - 2018-07-17 00:00:00

Rhode Island's Governor Isn't a Conventional Democrat. Will That Help or Hurt Her in November?

Gina Raimondo should be in an ideal spot for reelection right now. The Rhode Island governor is a Democrat and a woman in a year when Democrats and women candidates are expected to do well. She faces a fractured field of opponents, none of whom has won a statewide contest in more than a decade. And

GOVERNING.COM - 2018-07-17 00:00:00

Arts and cultural organizations can apply for $30,000 grants from The Rhode Island Foundation

“We believe in the value of nourishing the artistic and cultural traditions of communities of color,” said Daniel Kertzner, who oversees the program for the Foundation.

WHATSUPNEWP.COM - 2018-07-17 00:00:00

Global Boomerang Market Research Report 2018 – Beistle, Fury Martial Arts, Rhode Island Novelty and Cold Steel - Chronicle India

The first section of the report offers an overview of the boomerang market in terms of value. In addition, report section demonstrates a detailed study of some decisive parameters such as the boomerang business growth factors, industry policies, technology trends, opportunity analysis, impact analys

THECHRONICLEINDIA.COM - 2018-07-17 00:00:00

Rhode Island senators criticize Trump’s approach to Putin

Both U.S. senators from Rhode Island are criticizing President Donald Trump's comments about Russian election meddling. Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse issued a statement Monday after Trump and Russian President Vladimir …

MSN.COM - 2018-07-16 21:11:53

Rhode Island beach closures drop - Providence Business News

R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH data shows that, since 2009, state beach closures due to bacteria caused by heavy rainfall are on the decline. Rhode Island regularly tests state beaches for contamination. Above, Roger W. Wheeler State Beach. / COURTESY OFFICE OF GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDOPROVIDENCE – Rhode Isl

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-07-16 17:44:07

Milford police arrest Rhode Island man in connection with attempted break ins and larceny

Upon arrival, authorities learned that two males had been sighted reportedly breaking into work vans parked on the property. When the males were approached by a vehicle, they fled on foot.

WTNH.COM - 2018-07-16 17:05:09

Rhode Island Auto Body Shop Legislation Goes Into Effect

Updated legislation regarding the use of aftermarket parts in the repair of motor vehicles, passed by the Rhode Island General Assembly in June, has become law without Rhode Island GovernorGina Raimondo’s signature.

AUTOBODYNEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 16:41:00

Victory! Rhode Island bans battery cages for egg-laying hens

Rhode Island joins six other states that have passed laws cracking down on battery cages, including California, Massachusetts, Michigan, Ohio, Washington and Oregon.Photo: David Paul Morris/For the HSUS

WISCONSINGAZETTE.COM - 2018-07-16 16:19:00

Gas prices fall 1 cent, to $2.89 a gallon in Rhode Island

AAA Northeast found in its weekly survey released Monday that the price of self-serve, regular is averaging $2.89 per gallon, a penny lower than last week.

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-07-16 15:18:42

Rhode Island's members of Congress criticize Helsinki Summit

Rhode Island’s members of Congress, who last week called on President Donald Trump to cancel his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, reacted negatively to their joint appearance in Helsinki, Finland on Monday. They primarily focused on his comments on Russian election meddling.

630WPRO.COM - 2018-07-16 14:07:09

Addiction Policy Forum Launches Statewide Resource to Address the Addiction Crisis in Rhode Island

Rhode Island, July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Providence, R.I. — Addiction Policy Forum, a leading addiction nonprofit, has expanded its Addiction Resource Center (ARC) to include treatment resources, facilities and health care providers specific to Rhode Island.

GLOBENEWSWIRE.COM - 2018-07-16 13:39:07

Juvenile killed in Rhode Island dirt bike crash

WPRI-TV reports that Carol Blanchette, superintendent of Scituate public schools, sent an email to parents and teachers identifying the victim as Jared Carpenter. She says he would have been in ninth-grade this fall.

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-07-16 12:18:53

Rhode Island Medical Imaging installs new 4-ton MRI scanner - Providence Business News

The new MRI machine was delivered by O.B. Hill Trucking and Rigging Co. of Natick, Mass., on two heavy-duty trucks and installed by a large crane by Imperatore Corp., of Cranston. To make the install, RIMI had to remove a section of the side of the building, lift the MRI machine off the truck with t

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-07-16 08:45:32

Group armed with baseball bats beats up Rhode Island man, steals his car | FOX 28 Spokane

Police say a Rhode Island man was beaten up by a group of people armed with baseball bats, who then proceeded to steal his car.The 26-year-old Providence man told police he was outside his home smoking early Monday when a group of seven to nine people came up and told him to hand over his car keys.

FOX28SPOKANE.COM - 2018-07-16 07:43:00

Ten Fun Things To Do In Rhode Island

Just after Wimbledon each year, the ATP World Tour heads to Newport to compete in the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open, the first stop of the summer swing for pro tennis in the United States. Find out more about this fun, family friendly event at halloffameopen.com!

PATCH - 2018-07-16 04:13:26

AP Top Rhode Island Headlines at 8:19 a.m. EDT

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BOSTON25NEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 04:00:00

Out of the Box Ventures Acquires Walnut Hill Plaza in Rhode Island

Woonsocket, R.I. —Out of the Box Ventures LLC, a subsidiary of Lionheart Capital, has acquired Walnut Hill Plaza in Woonsocket.

SHOPPINGCENTERBUSINESS.COM - 2018-07-16 00:00:00