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39 min ago | WHJJ-AM Providence
Zipcar, the car-sharing service which came to Providence in 2011 -- and was purchased by car rental company Avis Budget Group in 2013 -- is looking to formalize an agreement with the City of Providence that would provide them with a minimum of 13 free prime parking spaces in the city over the next three years, as well as municipal marketing and ... (more)
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4 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
New reports indicate that before Clay Pell's Prius was stolen in February the gubernatorial candidate misplaced the car and alerted police back in December.
9 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence
Thirty-two-year-old Justin Santerre and 28-year-old Lisa Fisher were arrested Sunday at their home in Fall River, Mass.
10 hrs ago | Turnto10.com
In this Nov. 12, 2001 file photo, visitors take advantage of free admission to tour The Breakers mansion in Newport, R.I. Neighbors of The Breakers estate in Newport are suing to block a new welcome center that's planned for the site of the mansion, built in the Gilded Age by the Vanderbilts, then one of the nation's most prominent and wealthy ... (more)
A retired Amy colonel with 12 years of experience in education administration in public schools has been named the new director of the Department of Defense Education Activity.
The start of the national tour for "Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella" and the "Kinky Boots" - the 2013 Tony Award winner for Best Musical - headline the 2013-14 "Broadway" season announced this morning for Providence Performing Arts Center in Rhode Island.
The LaSalle Rams held off North Kingstown to win the Division I Championship, 62 to 53 at PC's Alumni Hall.
Despite a springlike start to the week, winter and substantial snow will make a comeback across the Midwest and Northeast at midweek.
Irish eyes were smiling on Saturday at Providence's annual Saint Patrick's Day Parade where droves of people enjoyed both the beautiful weather and the festivities.
In this Monday, March 3, 2014 photo Sal O'Brien holds wieners he will prep for a customer's order at Olneyville New York System of Providence in Providence, RI.
Rhode Island's health insurance marketplace is opening a temporary consumer center in Warwick as another sign-up deadline approaches.
The Daily Meal recently released its list of the " 101 Best Pizzas in America ," and a healthy dozen of the website's choices came from Boston, Providence, and Connecticut, where New Haven took the top prize.
"We've had Satchel's friends flying in from all over the country, and it's really sweet.
The Providence Fire Department is investigating a fire that broke out in a residence in their city early Saturday morning.
A new development to a historic property on the East Side of Providence has residents and community groups expressing concerns about the scope of the project -- and the city's zoning and approval process.