Spotlight

Photographer publishes stunning book of lighthouses at night

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- David Zapatka, an award-winning photographer, spent four years photographing 130 lighthouses from eight states under beautiful nighttime skies.
SPORTS

Big second half propels Hawks past 'Bolts in D-I semis

The Bishop Hendricken football team scored four times in the third quarter, including three times within a two-minute span, to break open a one-score game at halftime en route to a 56-32 victory over Cranston East in the
Police/Crime

Police Log

LARCENY On November 4 at approximately 11:50 a.m. Officer Michael Walker responded to the YMCA on Centerville Road for a report of a larceny from a vehicle. At the scene he met with the reporting party, who stated that she arrived at the YMCA at
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Blu

Blu's eyes are also a golden color that shine with excitement. He is a young boy (just over a year old), who is high-energy, loves to run, go for walks on the leash, is super smart and can occupy himself for a long time with a bucket of toys.
OPINION

Christmas shopping isn't what it used to be

As a child of the sixties, I can well remember the sense of magic accompanying my mother on her shopping trips into Manhattan, New York City at Christmas time. The clich and slogan of the Manhattan shopping experience A World of Wonder" was perhaps an"
LIFESTYLE

Rhode Island Angels help those who won't ask for help

By ETHAN HARTLEY -- Debra Shipley Roffo started Angel in Action RI back in March, which formed with the goal of providing small acts of kindness to hardworking families who have come upon difficult times.
OBITUARIES

Robert Francis DeFeo

Robert Francis “Bob, Bobby, Bobo” DeFeo, 63, passed away at Maine Medical in Portland, ME, on November 11, 2017 after a long illness. Born in Rhode Island, he was the son of the late John and …
AROUND R.I.

Captain Fredy murderers sentenced

Richard Baribault, 42, and Troy Gunderway, 47, both of Warwick, were sentenced Friday by Superior Court Justice Brian P. Stern for the Aug. 1, 2015 murder of Fernando Silva, 70, who was locally known …