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RIPTA to relocate bus stops near RI Mall for construction
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:09:21 -0700

by: News Staff Email: News@abc6.com The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will temporarily relocate the bus stop across from Sears at the Rhode Island Mall to accommodate construction plans

Bristol County is the healthiest in RI
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:39:44 -0700

By: Dee DeQuattro Email: ddequattro@abc6.com Twitter: @deedequattro Bristol County is Rhode Island's healthiest county. According to the Rhode Island Department of Health Bristol County is the healthiest

Westerly beach access dispute in court
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:24:20 -0700

By: Alexandra Cowley acowley@abc6.com 2.5 miles of beach in Westerly are being fought over in Kent County Superior Court. The stretch of sand has been at the crest of a decades long debate over whether

Baldwin SG Brandon Childress receives 5th Div. 1 offer
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:19:26 -0700

BALDWIN -- Junior guard Brandon Childress received another offer on Tuesday to play Division 1 college basketball.  Kent State offered Childress a scholarship, the second MAC school to do so, joining CMU.

Judge rules in favor of EGFD in recent suit
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 22:08:24 -0700

By JAMES BESSETTE SRI Logo.jpg A Kent County Superior Court judge recently ruled in favor of the East Greenwich Fire District and the Town of East Greenwich in a 2013 lawsuit regarding the authority to assess and collect impact fees, deciding that the former fire municipality had the right to impose impact fees under the Rhode Island Development Impact Fee Act (RIDIFA). Source  Southern Rhode ...

Social host allegations against NK mom dropped
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:47:29 -0700

North Kingstown police have agreed to drop allegations that a mother violated the state’s social host law under a deal reached in Kent County District Court.

RIPTA bus stop moved at Rhode Island Mall - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:48:34 -0700

A bus stop at the Rhode Island Mall is at a temporary location to accommodate construction.

Marshall Spring Game Rosters
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:05:14 -0700

Rosters for the Marshall Football Spring Game on April 26th.

Prince George’s County crime report
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:47:00 -0700

Among incidents reported by police in Prince George’s County, Greenbelt, Hyattsville and Laurel.

The Fix: The ABCs of Buying Elections
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 03:30:02 -0700

A peek at the history of buying votes with cash and booze and clothes.