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Town Renames EOC In Memory of Battalion Chief Bill Hall
At the start of Monday's Town Council meeting, President Gary Cote presented Tracy Hall, wife of the late Central Coventry Fire Battalion Chief William J. Hall , with a proclamation memorializing Chief Hall's work and accomplishments in the Town of Coventry.
Thu May 16, 2013
INVESTIGATION: Fire Districts Break Property Tax Cap
More than half the fire districts in Rhode Island exceeded the statewide property tax cap at least once in the last three years, according to new data obtained from the Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council.
Wed May 15, 2013
Five Things You Need To Know Today, May 15
WCFD SAP Meeting: The Western Coventry Fire District Standard Administrative Procedure Committee will meet this evening at 7 p.m. at the district's Summit station, located at 1110 Victory Hwy., Greene.
Tue May 14, 2013
Opposition to Fire District 'Business As Usual' Growing In Coventry
COVENTRY - In the wake of a Friday Superior Court hearing most believe heralds elections for a new Board for the imperiled Fire District, the Coventry Citizens Taskforce today scheduled a meeting for tonight, May 14, and launched a renewed effort to expand its membership and get organized for elections.
Cub Scouts Visit Battleship Cove
Cub Scout Pack 11, Coventry recently made a trip to Battleship Cove, in Fall River, Massachusetts, to explore the world's largest collection of historic naval ships.
Mon May 13, 2013
School Improvement Projects Ready for Bid Process
At the their latest meeting, members of the Coventry School Building Committee met with Torrado Architects Owner Luis Torrado and Vice President Brian O'Connell to discuss the progress that has been made on the planning and engineering of five school improvement projects that the company was contracted for in March.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Coventry Courier
Guthrie's CCFD bill passes Senate vote
Rep. Scott Guthrie shares a word with Coventry Town Council President Gary Cote at a meeting in April.
Local Senators Tour Coventry Neighborhoods Near Asphalt Plants
Sen. Juan M. Pichardo, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Housing & Municipal Government, joined Coventry Senators Leonidas P. Raptakis and Nicholas D. Kettle, also a member of the committee, in a visit with neighbors of Coventry asphalt plants near the Westwood Estates and Wood Estates neighborhoods.
Thu May 09, 2013
CCFD Assistance Bill to Become Law Friday
Gov. Lincoln Chafee declined to sign permitting the financially troubled Central Coventry Fire District to issue tax bills to fund the district until Sept.
Five Things You Need To Know Today, May 9
CPD Safety Event: The Coventry Police Department will host a free Child Seat Installation and Kids Workshop today from 12-3 p.m. at Anytime Fitness , located at 55 Sandy Bottom Rd.
Police Log: Bad Driving On Main Street, Missing Diamond Rings
Monday, April 29 11:32 a.m. - A Coventry man told police someone took his wife's purse while they were at the McDonald's on New London Turnpike.
Wed May 08, 2013
State Police Reports & Legal Logs - April/May 2013: DUI, Warrant and Reckless Driving
Hope Valley Barracks On April 22 at 1:37 a.m., Troopers arrested Keith Shalvey, 32, of 14 Sheri Dr., Coventry, RI for a Superior Court Full Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Pre Trial Conference for Possession of Schedule I-V originating out of the Richmond Police Department.
Tue May 07, 2013
Coventry High School Left Off Newsweek's List
Newsweek has ranked the high schools nationally , but the criteria they used leaves Coventry High School off of their list.
Five Things You Need To Know Today, May 7
Thank You, Teachers! Today is Teacher Appreciation Day and several Coventry schools are holding various luncheons and celebrations to show their gratitude to the district's educators.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Coventry Courier
Friday drug bust nets quartet in Harris
West Warwick and Coventry police once again proved their commitment to keeping the area drug-free last week, concluding a four-month investigation with the arrests of four individuals and the execution of a pair of search warrants; delivery, possession with intent, and manufacture of marijuana are the charges brought on the individuals at the ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
Coventry Resident to Walk Runway at Gloria Gemma Fashion Show
Coventry resident Nicole Bourget is one of twenty-models to walk the runway at the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation's Our Heroes Annual Survivor Fashion Show.
Fri May 03, 2013
CCFD Status Update Presented in Superior Court
During a Central Coventry Fire District status update in Kent County Superior Court on Friday, Judge Brian P. Stern asked Special Master Richard Land to share with the court the latest progress made regarding the district's attempt to avoid liquidation.
Thu May 02, 2013
Central Coventry Fire District Bill Heads to Governor
STATE HOUSE - One week after it received approval in the House of Representatives , a bill to help the Central Coventry Fire District address its financial problems was passed today by the Senate and transmitted to the governor for his signature.
Police Log: Feral Cat Colony, Fake Prescriptions
Monday, April 22 12:11 p.m. - An East Greenwich woman told police she had been assaulted by her boyfriend, with whom she lives, in the early morning hours.
Wed May 01, 2013
Five Things You Need To Know Today, May 1
CHS Early Dismissal Reminder: Coventry High School students will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m. today to allow for staff Professional Development.