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Police investigate fatal pedestrian crash on I-95 in Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - State police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in the southbound lanes of I-95 in Providence on Monday night. The crash occurred just before 8 p.m. near Exit 20 at the merge with I-195 East. The victim was struck by a vehicle and was pronounced dead at

WPRI - 2017-09-19 03:12:34

Bayhawk spirit soars at BCC as students welcomed to classes

Bayhawk Spirit was in full swing at Bristol Community College last week as students got a taste of student life under new president Laura L. Douglas. At all four of the college's locations, students were welcomed to the college's first week of fall classes on Bayhawk Spirit Day, part of Welcome Week

HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-19 16:30:52

In the Kitchen: Pumpkin pancakes with pecan honey butter

Discover Newport brought us Chef Kathleen Seguin from Bristol House Bed and Breakfast. chef Seguin shares her recipe for Pumpkin Pancakes with Pecan Honey Butter. Pumpkin Pancakes: Makes 8-10 Pancakes Ingredients: The information, advice and answers displayed in The Rhode Show section of WPRI.com a

WPRI - 2017-09-19 11:56:09

Guest Opinion: Suicide prevention has no days off

"Every day of the year we all need to acknowledge that preventing suicide is everyone's business." In spite of the traffic going by and the fact that more than 200 people, including many young children and chatty teens, were milling about, the sense of quiet reverence was profound. The view was comp

TAUNTON GAZETTE - 2017-09-19 02:00:00

Patriots considered Providence for new stadium

Twenty years ago, the New England Patriots were looking for new home -- and officials in Rhode Island were putting out the welcome mat. Talks took place at the Westin Hotel in Providence on Sept. 19, 1997. Twenty years ago, the New England Patriots were looking for new home -- and officials in Rhode

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-19 08:00:27

Joseph "Joe" Motta

Joseph "Joe" Motta, age 94, of Warwick, passed away at home on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. He was the husband of the late Jacqueline (Park) Motta. Born in East Providence, a son of the late Alvaro and Marion (Perry) Motta, he lived in Warwick since 1955. Mr. Motta was a truck driver for 45 years,

WARWICKONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Mark Patinkin: A humble request from a woman with little time left

She wrote to say a double lung transplant wasn't worth it to her, so she'd soldier on until her heart decided to stop. But she asked if I'd do her a small favor. People like her, with rheumatoid arthritis, have fingers that get cold even in summer - yet because they're crooked, can't fit in mittens.

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-19 00:42:34

Animal Talk pet of the week: Coco

A stunning purebred German Shepard named Coco is waiting for a new home at the Warwick Animal Shelter. This beautiful girl was turned in by her owner who could no longer care for her. Coco is every German Shepard lover's dream, she is stunning! She is two years young, walks well on the leash and is

WARWICKONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

All aboard the Air Force One Experience

While it may be a tall order to get aboard either of the real ones, climbing into a Boeing 747 that has been made into an exact replica of Air Force One is as easy as reserving a spot online and heading down to where it sits on display at Quonset Airport. As part of their mission to excite the next

WARWICKONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Jane F. (Guzik) Perkins

Jane F. (Guzik) Perkins, age 83, of Pettaconsett Avenue, Warwick, died on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Kent County Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Guy E. Perkins. Born in Holyoke, MA, the daughter of the late Francisze M. and Katarzyna (Mruczek) Guzik, she lived in Warwick since

WARWICKONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Margaret (Setian) Nalbandian

Margaret (Setian) Nalbandian, age 91, of Warwick, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, September 10, 2017. She was the wife of Jack Nalbandian. In two weeks they would have celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary. Born in Providence, the daughter of the late Zakar and Armenouhi (Toutarian) S

WARWICKONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Storm halts Pell Bridge construction, Providence-Newport ferry service

Resumption of roadway deck repairs on the bridge connecting Newport and Jamestown has been pushed back to Thursday, Sept. 21, because of expected high winds and heavy rain from Hurricane Jose, and ferry service will be suspended from Monday afternoon until Thursday. JAMESTOWN, R.I. - Repair work on

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-18 18:59:39

New Fidelity program helps employers pay off employees' student loans

FIDELITY INVESTMENTS RECENTLY launched the Student Debt Employer Contribution program, a new program designed to help employers increase recruitment and strengthen retention of employees by offering to help employees pay off student loans quicker. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL OKONIEWSKI PROVIDENCE

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2017-09-19 08:45:16

Tempest asks court to dismiss murder indictment in 1982 killing

Raymond "Beaver" Tempest (WJAR Archive) A Rhode Island man whose 1991 murder conviction was overturned is asking a judge to dismiss the indictment before a retrial. The Providence Journal reported that 64-year-old Raymond Tempest has asked a judge to dismiss the indictment in the 1982 death of 22-ye

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-19 07:27:57

Riley: Hey Hartford, Why Not Just Laugh at Bankruptcy, Like Elorza

Me too. But, imagine if Providence had to make the same plea - how would Rhode Island taxpayers fare? Compared to Detroit or Connecticut, RI taxpayers have much less protection or standing. (This Op-Ed in the Hartford Courant is a must read.) If a Hartford Chapter 9 filing takes place, it will be a

GOLOCALPROV - 2017-09-19 06:41:21

Save the Bay volunteers lead local clean-up efforts

EAST PROVIDENCE - With each piece of garbage that Eren Ileri picked from the grounds at Bold Point Park, his voice became more muted and inaudible, a sense of despondence accompanying his calls to his Brown University classmates as he alerted them to the debris he'd found. "This is less about cleani

PAWTUCKET TIMES - 2017-09-18 23:45:00

Police investigating vandalism of rainbow doors at church

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) - A set of rainbow-colored doors that read "God's doors are open to all" in front of a Rhode Island church has been vandalized over the weekend. Cranston police Sgt. Josh Dygon tells The Providence Journal officers were called to Woodridge Congregational United Church of Christ o

WPRI - 2017-09-18 21:01:42

Letter: John A. Simoneau Sr.: It's a travesty that Warwick council member booted vet groups

In the general conversation section of the Warwick City Council meeting on Sept. 6, Councilman Timothy Howe disclosed that, effective Sept. 15, military organizations will no longer be allowed to hold meetings at the Jonah Community Center. In 2013, the council authorized space for veterans organiza

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-18 23:06:01

Lawmakers face dozens of bills in fall session

Rhode Island State House Rhode Island lawmakers are returning to work on bills that were caught in legislative limbo when the General Assembly abruptly adjourned in June amid a budget dispute. Both chambers convene Tuesday afternoon. The Democratic-dominated House of Representatives and Senate plan

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-19 10:39:04

Robert E. Lee's former church in Virginia is no longer named after him

A Virginia church that Robert E. Lee belonged to after the Civil War will no longer be named after the Confederate general. Leaders of R.E. Lee Memorial Episcopal Church voted Monday to return to the parish's original name of Grace Episcopal Church. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Lee becam

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-19 09:40:54