By JOHN HOWELL There are already questions about former Mayor Scott Avedisian's proposed $310.6 million budget, but it appears there will be a limited number of people to answer them when the City Council begins the budget review Tuesday starting at 5
By ETHAN HARTLEY As former Warwick City Council President and now Acting Mayor Joseph Solomon watched from the upper balcony with a smile on his face, Merolla took time to thank both Solomon and former mayor Scott Avedisian as he assumed the duties of
Partners HealthCare and Care New England Health System announced Wednesday the signing of a definitive agreement formalizing Partners' planned acquisition of Care New England (CNE). Kent in Warwick is a CNE hospital. The release asserts that, The"
By ETHAN HARTLEY Salter Grove Memorial State Park is in for some major improvements that its advocates are hopeful will bring a new restorative life to the unique piece of open space for Pawtuxet neighbors and park visitors. Two projects have now
City Council Chambers was packed Tuesday as friends and family and city officials turned out to celebrate the promotion of police officers and the swearing in of five new probationary officers. In remarks Acting Mayor Joseph Solomon lauded the
By JOHN HOWELL Something for free? That's just what the Warwick Sewer Authority is offering nearly 2,000 homeowners who have the capability to tie into the system, even had paid or are paying the assessment but have elected not to connect. In letters
By THERESA BROWN In his visit to Pilgrim High School's Political Involvement Club (Pil-PI) on Tuesday Nathan Cornell, a candidate for Warwick School Committee member for District 3, suggested what students could do and how they could speak up about their
By THOMAS GREENBERG Starting now and going into the fall months, there will be new state trucks travelling through Rhode Island in the department of transportation's (DOT) quest to preserve the life of the state's 1,179 bridges, many of which DOT
By JOHN HOWELL Acting Mayor Joseph J. Solomon was thrown a curve ball Friday afternoon when City Finance Director Bruce Keiser submitted his letter of resignation. Solomon said Monday he had talked with Keiser on Thursday about former Mayor Scott
By ETHAN HARTLEY The Warwick School Department is laying the groundwork for a scenario in which they may elect to sue the City of Warwick over a perceived lack of adequate school funding. On Friday, May 18 the department officially released and
By KOBY GARTNER Fifteen years later, while the horrific memories remain for those who survived and those who responded to the scene, those same memories have now given birth to something beautiful to honor one of the state's most infamous tragedies. The
By THOMAS GREENBERG Flo Spenard, the newest commodore of the Edgewood Yacht Club, officially took the reigns from Wayne Kezirian on Saturday as the club officially opened its new building on the site of the Victorian clubhouse lost in 2011. This is an"
By ETHAN HARTLEY -- The Warwick Fire Department for the first time in about 30 years celebrated on Saturday morning the graduation of a class of 12 cadets who completed the Warwick Fire Explorers program.