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The Department of Health says 74 people who attended an April 5th wedding at the West Valley Inn in West Warwick got the norovirus.
Michaela Johnson, anchor of the Rhode Show, visited earlier in the week and Governor Lincoln Chafee and Mayor Scott Avedisian stopped in yesterday.
Warwick schools are stuck in neutral, and some fear unless action is taken soon to address declining enrollment with the consolidation of operations - especially secondary schools - millions will be spent needlessly and opportunities such as universal all-day kindergarten will be postponed.
In fact, City Council discussion and public comment over Warwick Sewer Authority enabling legislation has yet to begin.That's not the way Ward 5 Councilman Ed Ladouceur had hoped his efforts to extend sewers and revamp governance of the authority would play out.
Eagle Scout Christopher E. Bianco, son of Mr. And Mrs. Peter Bianco of Warwick, was recently awarded the Alan J. Whittaker Award for meritorious service to church, troop and school.
STRAIGHT FROM ITALY: One of the weekends many special sessions included a cooking demonstration from Carlos Casoni, executive chef at Mutti S.p.a., and John Chiaro, associate professor at Johnson & Wales University.
FOLLOWING THE PLAN: Holden students Mitch Dixon and Sean Hoyle get some assistance from Lucas Dlhopolsky at the US Coast Guard Civil Engineering Unit on Kilvert Street as they build a truss bridge.
LOST PLATE East Greenwich Police said a Division Road resident told them on April 7 that the front license plate to his vehicle went missing after an accident in Warwick in December.
Check out the bill that Midday Records has lined up on FRIDAY at Mardi Gras: The Morgana Phase , Skinny Millionaires , The Brother Kite , and The Sweet Release .
It was only four years ago that residents of many cities and towns became painfully aware - when their auto tax bill arrived - of the real meaning of action at the state level to eliminate the $6,000 statewide excise tax exemption.
Seeing the student body of a junior high school laughing at a presentation to promote anti-bullying may sound concerning at first, but when the presentation is delivered by comedian and inspiration speaker Keith Deltano, it is impossible not to laugh.
The professional chef's organization recognized the restaurant with an Achievement of Excellence Award at its 2014 Northeast Regional Conference in Warwick, R.I. The conference was held April 11-14.
More than 350 turned out Sunday for the second annual Doughboy Dash inspired by Zach McMillan and Andrew Martin, who are fighting a rare childhood disease.
VILLAGE MURAL: Amie Hannon Boesch, standing, and Violet Major inspect the mural Boesch is restoring before being returned to the city for display.
Warwick Police are continuing to investigate and are looking for additional information regarding a single car shortly after midnight on April 11 in which 54-year-old Jeffrey Gincastro from Main Ave. in Warwick died.