Spotlight

Gaspee Days continues to impress

By JOHN HOWELL -- It was a glorious burning, the best in years. But then, everything about this year's Gaspee Days was glorious...
SPORTS

CNB tops Warwick North

By RYAN D. MURRAY First-seeded Cranston National Budlong defeated 3rd-seeded Warwick North 5-3 in the opening round of the 2018 12-year-old Softball State Tournament held at Bend Street Complex. CNB starting pitcher Paige Cote struck out eight and got
Police/Crime

Police Log

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE On June 30 at approximately 7:53 p.m. Officer Ali Jaafar responded to the report of a driver who had struck a sign and was driving between lanes in the area of LaQuinta Hotel near Chestnut Street. When the officer found the
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Mona

Mona's loving owner passed away unexpectedly, and now she needs a new home. She's hoping you could be the one, and she's available in North Scituate today.
OPINION

Trial period on forgiveness of child library fines

To the Editor:At the Warwick Public Library, we are trying something new this summer, and the Beacon has really been supportive in getting the word out.Last Thursday’s article, “Library …
LIFESTYLE

The Incredibles 2

Movie Review By JOHN PANNOZZI INCREDIBLES 2 **** out of five stars Brad Bird and Pixar Animation Studios have finally unveiled the long-awaited sequel to their 2004 animated superhero epic, The Incredibles. Will the further adventures of the Parr family
OBITUARIES

Dorothy E. (Cunha) Budlong

Dorothy E. (Cunha) Budlong, 97, of Warwick passed peacefully on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Brentwood Nursing Home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Arthur E. Budlong until his passing …
AROUND R.I.

Notice of Public Hearing

CITY OF CRANSTON CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING A Public Hearing on the following proposed Ordinances No 7-18-01S Ratifying the LIUNA (Laborers International Union of North America) …