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WPD Arrests Suspect in Cowesett Hills Apartments Theft
WARWICK, RI —Officer Evan Johnson and Russell Brown were called to the Pawtucket Police Department Nov. 28 at 8:45 a.m. to take custody of a man wanted for larceny in Warwick, the suspect in the theft of several tools worth more than $1,000 from Cowesett Hills Apartments.
What the fire didn’t bring down
Fearing that it could collapse and further damage salvageable records and items, if not injure those working to recover items from the fire, Woodbury Union Church had the remnants of the steeple lowered to the ground Saturday morning. A crew from Warwick Tree Service cut the beams supporting the str
9 Hole-In-The-Wall Delis Where You Can Find The Best Sandwiches In Rhode Island
Sandwiches have been a staple throughout most of our lives. As a child, PB&J was a standard brown bag lunch, but as we’ve grown older our tastes have changed. Call it a sandwich, sub, or grinder… bread with all of your favorite ingredients inside makes for a heavenly meal any day of the week. Find t
Council, Friends, Honor Gallucci at Last Meeting
WARWICK, RI —Ward 8 Councilman Joseph Gallucci spent his last City Council meeting with a light agenda, a lot of fond wishes and three citations honoring his decades of service to the City of Warwick, including 17 years as a City Councilor.
Plea deal for woman who claims officer 'sexted' her hours after arrest
WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — A suspended East Greenwich police officer accused of sexting a woman he had arrested only hours before did not have to take the stand at her trial after an unexpected plea agreement was reached.
Police ID men found dead in Providence River
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police continue to investigate the deaths of two men who were pulled from the Providence River late last week. City police identified the men Monday as Sean McElroy, 44, and Larry Horton, 49, both of Providence.
Elevator industry locating national training facility in Warwick
When asked about sales, commercial Realtor Donald Morash Jr. likes to say, “I like hamburger, but once in a while I get steak.” Recently, he closed on one of the bigger sales of his career, so maybe steak and lobster are in order.
These Are The 10 Poorest Cities In Rhode Island For 2019
We used science and data to determine which places in Rhode Island are basically dead broke. Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the poorest places in Rhode Island.
RI Trooper Log: Arrests for DUI, Crack & Heroin, B&E
WARWICK, RI — State Police arrests in the RI Trooper Log between Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 in and involving Warwick included charges of DUI, B&E, a driver stopped found to possess crack cocaine and heroin, and possession of stolen goods.
Fire forces evacuation of West Warwick complex
West Warwick, RI — Heavy smoke in an apartment complex forced the evacuation of a renovated mill building in West Warwick Sunday morning. The call came in around 2 a.m. for a three story complex at 188 Providence Street.
WPD Urges Caution Using Cedar Swamp Road Detour
WARWICK, RI — The Warwick Police Department and the RIDOT have issued separate alerts for travelers as repairs to a broken sewer line on Sandy Lane and Rte. 117 road repairs continue.
City Council Mulls Matching DEM’s Wildlife Feeding Law
WARWICK, RI — During their Nov. 14 meeting, Kimberly Aquino asked the Warwick City Council to grant the City’s Animal Control Officer authority to instruct neighbors to stop feeding, and attracting, poop-prone geese.
Last minute holiday shopping underway
WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) -- The final countdown to Christmas is on with just eight days left to shop. Experts expect big spending in the coming days. A recent survey found, the average American will spend 15 hundred dollars this holiday season.
Police: 13 victims identified in nude photo-sharing case
MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State police say they have identified 13 victims in a nude image-sharing case involving electronics repair store employees. The Newport Daily News reports the alleged victims told investigators that they didn’t give Flint Audio Video employees permission to searc
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Rhode Island Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Route 6-10 split will come sooner for traffic leaving Providence
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation says a new traffic pattern on the Route 6-10 Connector project will be implement two days sooner than originally scheduled. The change will happen Wednesday instead of Friday.
WW High School recognized for AP success
WEST WARWICK - This past week the national College Board named West Warwick High School to the 9th Annual AP District Honor Roll list, which recognizes schools and districts who increase access to AP (advanced placement) courses for underrepresented students and who receive continuously high scores
2 more Lincoln home invasion suspects in custody
LINCOLN, R.I. (WPRI) — Two additional suspects in a home invasion in Lincoln are due in Kent County District Court for arraignment Monday morning. Lincoln police said Philip Child, 26, and Hailey Melendez, 26 turned themselves in Friday evening.
Gribbin, Hendricken shut down Mount St. Charles
WARWICK — For long stretches of the first half of Sunday night’s undefeated showdown with Bishop Hendricken, the Mount St. Charles forward forechecked liked the squad that earned victories over St John’s and Smithfield.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Rhode Island Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.