News

New program trains Rhode Islanders for EB jobs

It was after a year and a half of college that 19-year-old Hannah Cook-Dumas realized education was not for her. She decided to pursue an “old dream” of welding. A graduate of Tiverton High …
Sports

Timely hitting, shutdown pitching leads Warwick North to District 3 title

Warwick North got clutch hits when it needed them most on Monday night, and its reward is the District 3 title and a trip to the state championship this weekend. Kenny Rix lined a 3-run home run in the first and
Police Logs

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports filed by the Warwick Police Department. EMBEZZLEMENT Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that suspended Providence police officer Michael McCarthy (age 63), of Warwick, pleaded guilty recently before
Entertainment

United Fly Tyers open to new members

If you are interested in fly fishing and want to learn how to tie your own flys or improve you skills in this area, The United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island may be the club for you. Meetings are more …

What is the best type of food for your cat?

Q: I am getting many mixed answers when asking what I should feed my cat. It seems everyone I ask gives me a different answer (vet, animal control officer, cat owners). I have a 1-year-old Calico …
Opinion

Staying on topic...and on time

Monday night's City Council meeting was sure to take the bloom off the rose for those dreaming of serving the public. The performance might also go a long way in explaining why some incumbents aren't seeking re-election. There was a larger than customary
Last Tuesday's Edition

Holding back a flood...if it happens again

For those who didn't see it, it's hard to imagine a Pawtuxet River so flooded that it closed a section of Route 95, swamped neighborhoods and the Warwick Mall, and inundated the city's wastewater treatment plant. The scars of the March