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Newport July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide

NEWPORT, RI– July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue, stock up on sparklers, and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and festivities are going on near you this Independence Day. We gathered up all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening in and

PATCH - 2018-06-22 14:00:28

Newport To Hold First Pride Weekend

NEWPORT, RI — Newport will hold its first Pride Weekend starting tonight with a Yoga On the Beach kickoff event at Third Beach, in Middletown. Some of the events, including a Sunday drag brunch and a sunset cruise, are all sold out. But everyone can still enjoy the festival on Sunday, which is at Eq

PATCH - 2018-06-22 18:18:22

Police investigating triple shooting in Fall River

FALL RIVER, Mass.- Police are investigating an early morning triple shooting in Fall River.Police were called to Pine Street near Durfee Street around 2 a.m. Friday after a man and two women were shot.All three victims were rushed to Charlton Memorial Hospital and are expected to be OK.According toW

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-22 10:02:52

2 electronics store employees accused of sharing nude photos from customers’ phones

Rhode Island State Police on Friday said Terrance M. Roy, 46, of Seekonk, and Geoffrey P. Preuit, 43, of Warwick, are facing multiple charges, including accessing a computer for fraudulent purposes, computer trespass and conspiracy.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-06-22 17:42:16

Police: Man cashed $6K in phony checks

According to police, the suspect on May 16 cashed fraudulent checks totaling more than $6,000 from a business account at People's Credit Union in Newport.

WPRI - 2018-06-22 20:09:14

More Charges Over Nude Photos In Middletown A/V Store Probe

MIDDLETOWN, RI—Customers who brought cell phones, computers and other electronics to Flint Audio Video for repairs also unwittingly handed over their nude photos which the store employees copied and shared, state police allege. A week ago, a Rhode Island State Police task force arrested store manage

PATCH - 2018-06-22 22:18:12

Senate approves PawSox stadium bill as legislative session races to a close

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — In a final push to get a PawSox stadium built in downtown Pawtucket and keep the Triple-A baseball team in Rhode Island, the General Assembly passed a funding framework Friday that would allow the stadium to be built if the team accepts the terms and if investors are intere

WPRI - 2018-06-23 03:34:03

Death on I-95: The final chapter in a story where no one wins

“It hurt. It hurt bad for the whole family, especially for his four children,” Richard Imprescia told Boston 25 News.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-22 19:33:15

Cranston woman killed in Route 6 crash

Rhode Island State Police identified the victim Friday as Kimberly D. Oliveira, 45, of Cranston.

WPRI - 2018-06-22 15:43:45

New store in Portsmouth announces opening date - Portsmouth Press

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Bristol Ferry ARTiculture, a new art and antique store, announced its opening date. Find out when below.

PORTSMOUTHPRESS.COM - 2018-06-22 18:46:49

Missing Fall River therapy sheep found safe

Martha and Mary, a pair of therapy sheep missing since Monday, are reunited with their family in Fall River. (Photo courtesy Morin family)

WPRI - 2018-06-22 14:48:39

ACI inmate charged with attacking, wounding correctional officer

The officer suffered a broken eye socket and nose in the attack, as well as a shoulder injury, RIBCO said.

WPRI - 2018-06-21 19:25:58

Middletown Nearby July 4 Fireworks, Parades & More: 2018 Guide

On July 1 and July 4, the America's Cup 12 meter yachts, US 16 Columbia and US 23 Heritage, leave Newport harbor at 7:45 p.m. for a 2-hour sunsetsail. The fireworks are the finale, and the price starts at $169 per person.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 04:45:50

Homes for Sale in RI: Middletown and Nearby Real Estate Guide

Looking for a new house? Or just looking? Check out this property and others on the market in Patch's houses-for-sale listings.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 04:16:46

3 injured in drive-by shooting in Fall River

A man and a woman were shot in their “lower extremities,” and another woman suffered a foot laceration, police said.

WCVB - 2018-06-22 09:30:00

‘My dream came true’: Fall River boy sworn in as honorary police officer

FEEL-GOOD NEWS: Fall River boy with Spina Bifida lives out his dream of becoming a police officer ? Great work by the@FallRiverPD!pic.twitter.com/6R8IR4aWP2— Julianne Lima (@JulianneLimaTV)June 22, 2018

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-22 14:10:05

Fall river man caught with bags of cocaine and crack cocaine: Police

Members of the State Police Gang Unit and the Fall River Police Department stopped Wilson F. Colon Jr, 26, on Charles streets and South Main Tuesday night over traffic violations.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-06-21 15:13:28

Fall River boy lives out dream of becoming a police officer

Sporting his own uniform, badge and radio, the 8-year-old was sworn in Thursday morning as an honorary member of the Fall River Police Department.

WPRI - 2018-06-21 20:50:50

South Kingstown: Home Alone Youngster Hears Man Breaking In

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, RI — A state police dog, troopers and South Kingstown officers caught a man who allegedly tried to break into a house. According to police, a juvenile called for help on Thursday around 12:16 p.m. and reported someone was trying to come through his bedroom window. He described a whi

PATCH - 2018-06-22 03:54:52

Providence man arrested on drug trafficking and fugitive charges, seized kilo of Fentanyl, heroin

Jesus Ramos, 52, was arrested following a joint investigation by the Rhode Island State Police Violent Fugitive Task Force, the United States Marshals Service, Homeland Security Investigations, the Boston Police Department, and the Rhode Island State Police High Intensity Drug Trafficking Task Force

WPRI - 2018-06-21 14:02:38