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Johnston cracks down on 9 ‘illegal businesses’ operating at 27 Mill St.
Future Case Corp. has been there long enough for rust to form and leak from the bracket and onto the business’s white sign …
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Can new high schools be built for $350M?
Now that voters have approved a bond to build new Toll Gate and Pilgrim High Schools, the biggest question facing some members of the …
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More homeless housed in city hotels, mayor still hasn’t seen state plan
More homeless families have taken up residence in Warwick hotels even though Mayor Frank Picozzi said he remains in the dark over how …
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Roberta Steinle, who works in the city’s human services department, has coordinated the Neighbors Helping Neighbors program since Maureen Volpe left the city 15 years ago. Not until now has she …
SPORTS

Marinelli twins cap off big careers at Toll Gate

The Toll Gate soccer teams wrapped up historic seasons for the school, as the Titan girls claimed their second state championship in three years and the boys reached the finals after an undefeated …

Narragansett Surfcasters 9th Annual Surf Day

The Narragansett Surfcasters will hold its 9th Annual Surf Day on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023 at the Narragansett Community Center, 53 Mumford Road, Narragansett, RI from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The …

RHODY LIFE

RI Philharmonic Orchestra ushers in the holiday season

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra embraces the holiday season’s festivities with three concerts this December. On Dec. 4, the annual tradition of the beloved masterpiece, Handel’s …

Burbage’s ‘Sense & Sensibility’ — shades of Molière

(A note from Don: After over 45 years of theatre reviewing, I hit a brick wall. My hearing aids died, I was in a bad mood, and I just wasn’t into the play I needed to review. Joyce, who has …
Join Mayor Picozzi and the Parks and Recreation Department on Sunday, Dec 4th at 5pm at Thayer Arena for a night of family festivities to include: free skating (w/donation of nonperishable food), …
Good news

On Friday night, Oct. 14, Copperfield’s Burger & Beer, possibly Rhode Island’s hottest night spot, located at 678 Killingly St. in Johnston, is having a “Special Event” …

Obituaries
Mary Agnes (Whalen) Martin
Mary Agnes (Whalen) Martin, 92, of Warwick, passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2022. She was the loving wife of John A. Martin Sr. …
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Bette R. (Hirons) Speel
Bette R. (Hirons) Speel, age 78, of Warwick, passed away at home on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, surrounded by her family.  She …
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Peggyann (Mallett) McCaffrey
Peggyann (Mallett) McCaffrey, age 74, of Warwick, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2022, at Kent Hospital.  She was the wife …
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EDITORIAL

To the Editor, Global warming is in all the news. Why would Warwick think about an outdoor ice rink? What value could this bring to the city? Warwick doesn’t have the money or the …

LEGALS
Final Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100-Year Floodplain

December 1, 2022 To: All interested Agencies, Groups and Individuals This is to give notice that the City of Warwick under Part 58 has conducted an evaluation as required by Executive Order …

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