“We are going to have a sense of normalcy for our students,” said Cranston Mayor Allan Fung. “They’re going to have a safe environment to learn in and we will get you.”
Roughly 8,000 Rhode Island residents lost power from Wednesday night’s rain storm, but the concern Thursday is the morning commute, because the gusty winds will continue.
Voters will once again decide whether to turn Newport Grand into a full-fledged casino. It’s something Newport voters turned down in 2010, but statewide voters approved.
“Today is a joyful day,” Ashoka Mukpo said in a statement. “I feel profoundly blessed to be alive.”
One person was killed and another was injured in the area of Fillmore Street late Wednesday morning.
An incident in the Dallas area purportedly involving an off duty cop remains under investigation, as a trio of rookies is punished.
Salvador Perez broke open Game 2 with a two-run double in a five-run sixth, and the Royals’ cast of clutch relievers kept the Giants in check for a 7-2 victory that evened the Series and spiced things up as it shifts to San Francisco for three games.
Marcus Smart scored 16 points and Jared Sullinger had 15 with 17 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 100-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night in the final preseason game for both teams.
New England suffered a big loss in the game against the New York when its most disruptive pass rusher, defensive end Chandler Jones, hurt his hip.
A fishing boat rescued four people after a 50-foot tug boat towing an empty barge overturned in stormy waters off Point Judith.
Wednesday night was a wild night for weather! Strong wind gusts and thunderstorms brought down many branches and knocked out power.
The Rhode Show // Lyn Dillies appeared on The Rhode Show Thursday to perform her “Twist” illusion.
The Rhode Show // Get ready for a boo bash! There are some ghoulishly fun Halloween happenings coming to Providence Children’s Museum this weekend.
The Rhode Show // The government has just expanded the number of cars that are part of a massive airbag recall that is now affecting close to 8 million vehicles.
The Rhode Show // From obsessions with pumpkin flavored things, to adult Halloween costumes, a woman has to wonder… what do guys think about these festive trends?
The Rhode Show // In a recent interview, Supermodel Gisele Bundchen said that while being a mom is her most important job, she tries to put herself first.
The Rhode Show // Our TV Maitre D’ Joe Zito has brought Chef John Granata from Camille’s and he’s making chicken and apple casserole.
Jerimoth Hill in Foster stands at 812 feet above sea level and was owned by Brown University.
The government’s auto safety agency says that inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed.
After the dust settled, emails poured into the Eyewitness Newsroom from Democrats and Republicans, challenging what Fung and Raimondo claimed.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican rival Charlie Baker sparred Wednesday over tax policy.
Two candidates for Lieutenant Governor, Dan McKee (D) and Catherine Taylor (R), joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Wednesday, October 22nd.