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Burma Road In Portsmouth Closed By U.S. Navy
PORTSMOUTH, RI — The U.S. Navy closed Burma Road last Wednesday for paving and plan to keep it closed until at least October 12.Burma Road, which is also known as Defense Highway runs north to south along the west shoreline.The U.S. Navy toldEast Bay Rhode Islandthat boat owners who need to use Weav
Meet Brownie, adoptable dog of the week - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Meet Brownie, our adoptable dog of the week. Brownie, a Dachshund/Chihuahua mix, is currently available for adoption at thePotter League for Animals.
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Chase suspects arraigned in Attleboro, stolen car linked to bank robberies
Buy NowCharles Wheeler, 47, left, of Weymouth and Dong Lee, 48, of Providence were arraigned Monday in Attleboro District Court on multiple charges.MARK STOCKWELL/the sun chronicle
Christmas Tree wanted - Portsmouth, RI Patch
The Bowen's Wharf Co., Inc. is in search of a 25' to 30' tree to be donated for our 48th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Festival. We will take down the tree free of charge!
Officers Arrest Men for Using Found Debit Card to Buy $175 in Gift Cards | WarwickPost.com
WARWICK, RI — Warwick Police arrested two men for unlawful computer access Sept. 9 at 3:11 a.m. after a CVS employee at 2400 Warwick Ave. reported they had harassed a clerk before walking across the lot, leaving stolen debit card they’d used to buy a $150 and $25 gift cards.
Woman, teen arrested after traffic stop altercation with Wareham Police
WAREHAM, Mass.- A woman and a teen were arrested after a scuffle with police not far from a school in Wareham, according to the police department.
Rehoboth police hire former Seekonk officer accused of domestic violence
REHOBOTH, Mass. (WPRI) -- An officer who resigned from the Seekonk Police Department following an internal affairs investigation into an alleged domestic violence case was hired this year by the Rehoboth Police Department, the Target 12 Investigators have learned.
Bluenose Yacht Sales acquires SailTime Rhode Island - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. —SailTime Group LLC, a boat membership franchise, recently announced the sale of its Rhode Island franchise toBluenose Yacht Sales, a Jeanneau yacht dealer headquartered in Newport. The new base for their offices and marina will be located at 39 Alexander Road, adjacent to New Engla
Massive apartment fire leaves dozens displaced
More Local NewsMassive apartment fire leaves dozens displacedEvents Monday showcase preserving and restoring coastal watersMan taken into custody following active situation in PascoagREVERE, Mass (WPRI) -- At least 100 people have been displaced after a massive five-alarm fire tore through an apartm
Governor and RI State Assembly proclaim Sept. 16-22 to be Chiropractic Society of Rhode Island week - Newport, RI Patch
“The Governor and the General Assembly have been supportive in our efforts to get insurance companies to include chiropractic as part of their health benefits packages,” said Dr. David Dwyer, president of the Chiropractic Society and chiropractic physician at Tollgate Chiropractic in Warwick and Wak
URI rolls out expanded shuttle service
SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) -- In an effort to make it easier for students to get around its main and satellite campuses, the University of Rhode Island has rolled out a new, expanded shuttle service.
Wareham Wondermom Day Drinks, Drives to Pick Up Her Rancid Crotchfruit At Wareham High School, Posts “I Am That Girl” On Facebook, Gets Arrested While Kids Fight Cops
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Number of governments boycotting Nike or considering it grow
PROVIDENCE,R.I.(AP) — ARhode Islandtown is considering asking its departments to refrain from purchasingNikeproducts, one of a handful of local governments or agencies that have called for boycotts in recent weeks.
Construction to begin on CFP Hall - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — The wait is finally over! Construction will begin soon on the Common Fence Point (CFP) Community Hall. Find out more here.
Traffic Stop Yields Arrest for Possession of Cocaine, Fentanyl Mix | WarwickPost.com
Caradimos spotted the car on Economy Avenue and followed it through a series of turns, pulling the vehicle over on Shawomet Avenue near Symonds Avenue, according to the officer’s report. Caradimos noticed the driver lean over in his seat as he approached. He approached the driver and explained the r
Portsmouth Historical Society to hold Harvest Social - Portsmouth Press
Town Historian and Society President Jim Garman, Greenvale owners Bill and Nancy Wilson, and members of the Portsmouth Historical Society Board of Directors will be on hand to talk about the past year’s programs and to hear from members what they would like to see in the society’s programs for the c
DEM: Expect dangerous rip currents, high surf - Portsmouth Press
Storm-generated waves attract onlookers. Some “storm watchers” put themselves in danger by standing too close to the surf on rocks along the shoreline in fishing areas, breakwalls, and breachways. DEM urges Rhode Islanders to stay safe by remaining far away from areas where waves might splash over.
Free trees available to homeowners soon - Portsmouth Press
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Registration for popular Energy-Saving Trees Program, which helps Rhode Island homeowners save energy and money, opens Monday, Sept. 17.
Providence police investigating shots fired incident
More Local NewsProvidence police investigating shots fired incidentBristol post office dedicated to Sgt. P. Andrew McKenna Jr.Whitehouse: Halt Kavanaugh hearings to investigate sexual assault claimPROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- Police confirmed shots were fired in the area of Prairie Avenue and Colfax S