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‘He is who he is’: Toll Gate’s safety coordinator helping students stay on track
To Damon Hareld, being Toll Gate High School’s safety coordinator is more than just …
New cat lounge to open in Coventry
Mad Cats and More, which is nestled next to Borrelli’s Bakery on Tiogue Avenue, is …
12 Gives Back: Johnston Fire Department
Each month, WPRI 12, along with Somerset Federal Credit Union, honors those who make …
New Bedford woman wins $35K by playing late grandmother’s numbers
A New Bedford woman’s late grandmother has been watching over her as she wages her …
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New Shoreham police searching for missing woman
New Shoreham police are looking for a 65-year-old woman who hasn’t been seen since noon Thursday.
New Bedford mayor expects South Coast Rail to start running in fall
New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell said Friday he expects trains to begin moving passengers from his city to Boston by the fall.
FEMA closing disaster recovery center in Wakefield
The center, located at Curtis Corner Middle School, was one of four opened by FEMA to help people impacted by the storms and flooding in late …
Lithium-ion battery blamed for Fall River fire
Officials estimated the fire Thursday night on North Main Street caused $75,000 worth of damage.
RIDOT’s plan to repave Warren sidewalk may include removing trees
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is looking to repave the sidewalk along one side of Main Street in Warren.
1 arrested after stabbing outside Fall River bus terminal
The incident happened Friday afternoon on 4th Street.
Fall River man sentenced to 7 years in ACI for ghost gun, drug charges
A Massachusetts man was sentenced to seven years at the ACI for possession of a ghost gun, a large-capacity magazine, and cocaine, Rhode Island’s …
Bruins-Maple Leafs: A look back at 91 years of playoff history
The 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs will feature an Original Six matchup as the Boston Bruins square off with the Toronto Maple Leafs in a best-of-seven …
‘8-Law’ tax break ordinance passes Providence council despite concerns
Providence City Councilors passed a new law that better defines low-income housing, despite concerns from city officials that it would come at …
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