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1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail
Imagine a whole new set of previously unseen and unheard John Lennon material. It's easy if you try - and have access to iTunes.
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
Are you smarter than a 7th grade civics student?
6 hrs ago | The Providence Journal
The only listing by the Rhode Island Broadcasters Association on Monday for the state was that the Newport-based Cluny School's Living Nativity has been postponed to Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. Providencejournal.com is now using Facebook Comments.
10 hrs ago | People
Forget snowstorms and football games - here's what you really missed this weekend while mulling over your holiday shopping lists: It was fan appreciation day for one very lucky Kardashian supporter on Thursday.
Protecting the security of the United States from both air and sea is what the exclusive, world-class group of Navy Pilots and Naval Flight Officers do on a regular basis.
Occupation: I'm a pharmacist and do some compounding, and I'm also a board certified clinical nutritionist.
A Newport man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly attempting to deliver heroin, cocaine and other drugs.
A 45-acre estate newly listed for sale at 339 Ocean Ave. in Newport has an asking price of $45 million, the highest ever recorded in the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service for a Rhode Island residence.
The van Beuren Charitable Foundation, a Rhode Island-based grant making organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the unique characteristics of Newport County, has awarded The Preservation Society of Newport County a $625,000 grant toward one of its key Comprehensive Campaign initiatives -- the creation of an endowed Fund for Fellows to ... (more)
The additional concert, funded in part by $40,000 in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation, is set for Friday, Aug. 1, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Tickets for Friday will be priced at $40.00 for Adults, $20.00 for Students and $15.00 for Children ages 3 - 15. All seating will be general admission.
A former Navy subcontractor has been sentenced to three years in federal prison on Thursday for his involvement in a kickback scheme that cost the Navy millions of dollars.
Timonium, MD December 04, 2013 'We have a culture that most in business and especially in the mortgage business would find difficult to believe...a culture in which we pay employees to volunteer in the community rather than come to work, a culture in which we match employee charitable contributions.
On its 60th anniversary, the Newport Jazz Festival will add a third full day of performances devoted to emerging jazz musicians.