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Warwick, Rhode Island is located in Kent County. Zip codes in Warwick, RI include 02889, 02887, and 02886. The median home price in Warwick is $188,900 which is roughly $142/per square foot. More Warwick information.

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Firefighters march against Poquonnock Bridge layoffs

Nearly 100 firefighters and their families from towns as far away as Hartford and Warwick, R.I., marched Thursday night to protest the pending layoff of nine firefighters, or about one-third of the department in Poquonnock Bridge, Groton's largest fire district.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Warwickonline.com

Portions of Rocky Point walking path to be closed during park demolition work

Residents are advised that, for safety reasons, a portion of the walking path at Rocky Point will be closed temporarily beginning Monday in order to accommodate the demolition work that is the first stage in efforts to transform the entire property into a new coastal state park for the public to enjoy.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Man arrested for home invasion and assault in Warwick

Warwick Detectives have arrested a Providence man who they say forced his way into a home and assaulted 3 residents.

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Warwickonline.com

New Cumberland Farms stores keep coffee flowing

WE'LL HAVE THEM, TOO: Three new Warwick Cumberland Farms stores will look like this Johnston store and regional headquarters on Route 6. Paul Freeman knows Rhode Islanders are chemists.

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Warwickonline.com

End of road projects respond to rising sea level

END OF THE ROAD: About 90 feet of pavement has been removed from Mill Cove Road where it ends at Narragansett Bay.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

My Edmonds

Artfully Edmonds: Driftwood's 'Festival of Shorts' premieres this weekend

The Driftwood Players 2014 Festival of Shorts is coming up this weekend and Artfully Edmonds was able to spend time with co-producer Diane Jamieson to discuss the popular theatre company's Festival, aka "World Premier x 8".

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Warwickonline.com

Mosquito abatement program begins today

With the summer in full swing, the city is again taking steps to help ensure the health and comfort of residents through its annual mosquito abatement program.

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Warwickonline.com

Demonstrators decry high court's decision at Hobby Lobby

MAKING THEIR CASE: Brandie Skorker and Amber Hampton stand alongside Bald Hill Road in front of Hobby Lobby to protest the Supreme Court's recent decision.

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Warwickonline.com

351-year-old cemetery identified

BACK ON THE MAP: Mayor Scott Avedisian joins members of the Westcott family and the Warwick Historical Cemetery Commission at the site of the cemetery eA stablished in 1663.

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Warwickonline.com

Red, white & blue and plenty of kids

FLAG RAISING: Mark McHugh, president of the Warwick Neck Improvement Association, helps raise the flag along with Bill Nixon and a group of children after everyone participated in the Pledge of Allegiance.

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Warwickonline.com

Hendricken was practice site, temporary home for top ranked drum corps

PREPARING FOR THE BRISTOL PARADE: Shorts, hats and headbands were the uniform of the night Tuesday in Warwick where the World Champion Carolina Crown practiced in preparation for two competitions and Friday's Bristol Fourth of July Parade.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Patch.com

Governor Signs Bill to Fully Fund All-Day K

Rhode Island cities and towns that have not implemented all-day kindergarten programs but are working to implement them by the next school year will get a big boost in the form of state aid in the 2016-2017 school year.

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Business Journal

Magna Hospitality Group buys NoMa Hilton Garden Inn for $42 million

Just days after word of a deal for D.C.'s Park Hyatt Washington comes news of a second in the area's hotel segment.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

WLNE-TV Providence

Warwick man arrested for DUI, striking a State Trooper

By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com Rhode Island State Troopers arrested a man for DUI and multiple other charges, including obstructing a police officer.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Patch.com

NK Firm Hired to Demolish, Restore Rocky Point

Jonathan Key, president of North Kingstown-based HK&S Construction Holding Corp., said knowing the storied history of Rocky Point in Warwick as an iconic Rhode Island cultural landmark will make his crews take just a little more pride in their work as they knock down its last vestiges.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Warwickonline.com

City fireworks delayed; display sales a - booming'

The sky is lit up once the sun is down on the Fourth of July holiday, although Tropical Storm Arthur has already forced a change in plans.

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Warwickonline.com

Concerns over student loss to private schools

It is no surprise enrollment throughout Warwick's public schools is in decline. Classes are getting smaller; in the last few years the School Committee closed four schools and considered closing Aldrich and Gorton and re-purpose Vets as a middle school.

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Warwickonline.com

Pell sows grassroots support

MEETING FOLKS: Gubernatorial candidate Clay Pell talks with those attending his town hall meeting at the Shields Post.

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Hendricken was practice site, temporary home for top ranked drum corps

PREPARING FOR THE BRISTOL PARADE: Shorts, hats and headbands were the uniform of the night Tuesday in Warwick where the World Champion Carolina Crown practiced in preparation for two competitions and Friday's Bristol Fourth of July Parade.

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Warwickonline.com

Ladouceur looks to put damper on July 4 bonfire

BACK AGAIN: Ward 5 Councilman Ed Ladouceur inspects the makings of a beach bonfire at the end of Samuel Gorton Avenue.

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