Democrat LaFortune will succeed longtime Councilman Kevin Jackson, who was recalled from office in May.
Alexander Brown, of Hopkinton, was charged with manslaughter.
The owner of the new Uptown Burger Bar in South Kingstown believes his restaurant is the first in the state to go cashless.
Eyewitness News called half a dozen retailers in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts and found out their supply of glasses are alrea…
According to court documents, the suspect bragged to federal agents that he sold some of the goods he bought to drug dealers.
The former House speaker returned to Rhode Island for the first time in more than two years.
Top tickets to the Aug. 28 cocktail reception are $2,500 to attend a VIP roundtable with the governor.
Here are some of the many locations offering public viewing parties for Monday’s Historic Eclipse.
The state Department of Public Health said that the finding doesn’t indicate an elevated risk from the disease.
“President Trump should pick his words more carefully,” argued House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan, a possible candidate for governor.
Officers had found him knocking on doors of homes on Slocum Road.
Robert Freiberger pleaded no contest to the charge of soliciting another person to start a motor vehicle equipped with an ignition interlock…
The city is removing its foreign language requirement in favor of more elective courses.
The helicopter as well as cruisers on the ground unsuccessfully searched for the person flying the drone.
The state’s largest health insurer showed signs of recovery after losing $35 million in 2016.
At this time, it’s not clear how the whale got stuck or when the DEM is planning to remove the animal.
A spokesperson for the DEM said the leatherback sea turtle is dead.
Large waves and rip currents expected at ocean-facing beaches Wednesday.
Images from local beaches as an off-shore hurricane creates high surf and dangerous rip currents.
The motorcycle operator didn’t stop for police, leading to a chase through Rehoboth, Dighton, and Taunton.
The motorcycle operator was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Trump’s remarks drew strong criticism from RI’s congressional delegation while his biggest local supporter says he agrees with the president…
The primary is Sept. 19 and the special election is Oct. 17. The district includes Attleboro, Seekonk, Rehoboth, Norton and Mansfield.
Starting at midnight Tuesday, the cost of a pack of cigarettes in Rhode Island will increase by 50 cents.
The town previously started discussions with the PawSox after fans in Worcester signed around 10,000 postcards to show their support.