WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) – State environmental officials from Rhode Island and Connecticut are combining efforts to improve the quality of water in the Pawcatuck River. The Westerly Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1oqMeUP ) officials from Rhode Island’s […]
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – The House Oversight Committee in Rhode Island is due to hear testimony on whether the state should honor its bond debt from the 38 Studios debacle. A hearing is set for […]
Workers are putting in some extra hours to replenish the sand at Misquamicut Beach and get it ready for the summer season.
A 3-year-old girl from Connecticut is being treated for life-threatening injuries in Rhode Island after a tree branch fell on her while she was playing on her birthday.
Gov. Lincoln Chafee has signed a proclamation declaring a “Day of Reason” in Rhode Island.
Doctors say the leeches are better than almost anything else at cleaning the severed part.
Legislative panel looking at bill that would allow residents to possess up to one ounce of weed and grow limited amounts of cannabis plants.
A Rhode Island state senator is apologizing for cursing at a gun rights advocate at the Statehouse.
Two legislators have emerged as candidates to replace Gordon Fox in arguably the most powerful position in Rhode Island government, and their viability is expected to be tested Sunday when House members meet to discuss who has the votes to assume the speakership.
Law enforcement officials raided the office and home of Rhode Island’s House Speaker as part of a criminal investigation by the U.S. attorney’s office, FBI, IRS and state police.