'Legendary Locals of Coventry' Release Celebration, Signing Tonight
Legendary Locals of Coventry: Tonight from 6:30-8:30 p.m., new local author Andrew Boisvert will celebrate the Dec. 9 release of his book, Legendary Locals of Coventry with a book signing and meet & greet.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Your Guide: Local Elks to Host 'Truckin' for Tots' Fundraising Campaign
The event, like the original Toys For Tots program, is co-sponsored by the New England Van Council, US Marine Reserves and the Elks.
West Warwick Man Indicted For First Degree Child Molestation in Coventry
Chandler Cardente, 19, of Pond St., West Warwick, was indicted Wednesday by the Statewide Grand Jury with one count of first degree child molestation.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Fire burns Coventry home of ex- police and ex-fire employee
While investigators have not labeled the fire arson, they are concerned it happened at the home of someone with a troubled past.
Coventry BankRI Branch Hosts Giving Tree Collection for 'Tis the Season
To help make the holidays brighter for children in need, BankRI has partnered with 12 local non-profits to provide gifts for the less fortunate this holiday season.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Local Firefighters Fill the Boot for Families in Need, Raise $10K
From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. last Saturday , firefighters from Anthony, Central Coventry, Hopkins Hill and Western Coventry, as well as West Greenwich fire departments volunteered their time to participate in this year's "Tis the Season" Boot Drive .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Narragansett Times
Firearms taskforce discusses NICS
Rep. Deborah Ruggiero is heading the state's new taskforce on firearm safety and behavioral health issues, along with Sen. Catherine Cool Rumsey.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
This Weekend: Coventry, West Greenwich Firefighters to 'Fill the Boot' for Families in Need
From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, firefighters from Anthony, Central Coventry, Hopkins Hill and Western Coventry, as well as West Greenwich fire departments will volunteer their time to participate in this year's "Tis the Season" Boot Drive .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Sen. Raptakis to Re-introduce Murder, Parole Bill
Sen. Leonidas P. Raptakis has pre-filed legislation for the 2014 General Assembly session that would require individuals convicted of first or second degree murder who have not been sentenced to a life term to serve at least 50 percent of a sentence prior to being eligible for parole.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Tis The Season Annual 'Boot Day' Fundraiser
On Saturday, November 23, volunteers will collect donations to help those less fortunate in Coventry and West Greenwich.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
This Weekend: Veterans' Luncheon, Holiday Bazaars and More
Westwood Estates Bazaar: From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday , the Westwood Estates Homeowners Association will be holding its Annual Holiday Bazaar, Craft & Bake Sale in the Clubhouse located at 1A Liena Rose Way in Coventry.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
'Gothic Tales by Candlelight' Tonight at CPL
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The Providence Journal
RI Supreme Court to hear arguments in Central Falls next week
The state Supreme Court will hit the road next week and listen to oral arguments on pending cases at Central Falls High School.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
The Providence Journal
Providence School Board hears pleas to keep Alvarez High School as is
In his plea against converting Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School into a middle school, Alvarez senior Donald Brennan said that his former school in West Greenwich gave up on him.