Family members said they are expecting more than 500 people to attend the funerals of the victims.
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A C-130J cargo plane took off from Quonset at 9:30 p.m. Friday for a mission to Texas.
According to State Police, Yin Liu, 30, had nearly three dozen one-pound sealed bags filled with marijuana.
According to Farish, there won’t be any immediate actions from the school, since Trump’s order has not gone into effect.
A funeral mass is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Providence.
“It’s nice to know Rhode Island is thinking of us here,” the Cumberland native said.
Three R.I. animal organizations confirmed they would be sending money or supplies to those affected by the impacts of Harvey.
According to police, the crash occurred around 10 p.m. Wednesday on Putnam Pike.
According to Pawtucket police, Bryson Pina, 22, was located at a local hospital.
The Texas National Guard has deployed about 12,000 guardsmen to the southern part of the state.
The plan to add 15 speed cameras near Providence school zones is facing opposition from the ACLU.
Narragansett Town Beach is closed to swimming Wednesday due to rough surf.
According to Johnston police, officers executed a search warrant on Allendale Avenue Tuesday.
Harvey’s impacts made it too difficult to return to port and the cruise ship was forced to dock miles off shore.
To be eligible for the Rhode Island Promise Scholarship, students must be 2017 high school graduates who are 19 years old or younger.
“It’s receded a little bit, which is a blessing as far as we’re concerned,” said Gloria Bessette, who did not evacuate in part because of he…
“It’s sad man,” the victim’s father, Reginald Jenkins said. “I wish it wouldn’t be like this.”
The victim was 15 years old when the first incident occurred, prosecutors said.
The suspect is being held in Rhode Island as a fugitive from justice.
A number of Rhode Island natives who now live in Texas said they are feeling the direct effects of Hurricane Harvey.
WPRI 12 is one of 170 Nexstar stations across the country urging local communities to support hurricane relief efforts.
The alternative-rock station has been broadcasting over the FM airwaves since 1966.
If Rhode Island Red Cross workers are called in to assist, Arcangelo said they would likely be sent to Texas sometime next week.
By Friday, the hole remained filled and untouched.
There is no word on what caused the crash or the condition of the victim.