4 hrs ago
Teen Faces DUI After Car Seen Swerving All Over Road
A 17-year-old Bristol teen was charged with drunk driving near the Mt. Hope Bridge and Roger Williams University early Saturday morning, Nov. 30. The Hamlet Drive teen was spotted driving north at 52 mph in a 30 mph zone at about 12:40 am, according to the arrest report.
8 hrs ago
Support Cheer Team; Write Graphic Novel; Hear 2nd Amendment Debate
The Barrington Pop Warner Pee Wee cheer team is heading to the national championship competition at Disney World starting on Saturday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Weapons, Drugs Seized From Bristol Home Near School That Burned
Bristol police seized a cache of weapons, ammunition, drugs, drug paraphernalia and drug-making gear from the 78 Washington St. house near Guiteras School that burned on Monday night, Nov. 25. The seizure led to the arrest of a Florida man believed to be a student at Roger Williams University on four drug possession charges, including three felony ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Chapel Hill News
Kelly Bies: North Carolina, dona t give up on your students
Kelly Bies is a senior at Duke University majoring in public policy. She has spent time both in Tucson, Ariz., and Washington, D.C., working on immigration issues.
Reusable Bags Get Edge Over Paper in Survey on Plastic Bag Ban
These were three of the results of a consumer survey on the plastic bag ban completed by four Roger Williams University students under the direction of political science professor Joseph Roberts, a member of the Conservation Commission, which proposed the ban.
Monday Essentials: Open Gym; TGIO Party; Festival of Lights
Roger Williams University continues its Great Films series on Wednesday with the Stanley Kubrick's epic film, "2001: A Space Odyssey."
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Foster's Daily Democrat
Rollinsford officer ears 97 in leadership course
Rollinsford Police Lt. Jonathan Uraskevich recently completed a two-week training program for upper-level personnel in Bristol, R.I. The Justice System Training and Research Institute at Roger Williams University partnered with the New England Association of Chiefs of Police to offer the course titled “Command Training Series: Mid-Management ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Exhibit to Reveal Barrington's Industrial Past
Barrington has an industrial past, and some big chunks of it will be revealed starting this Sunday, Dec. 1, with an exhibit in the Town Museum.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
TRENDER: Photographer + Jeweler Nancy Reid Carr
Who are the Rhode Islanders leading in arts, fashion, food, and style? They're Trenders, and GoLocalProv offers glimpses of the people you most want to know on the scene.
Blaze Damages Washington Street Home in Bristol
Plywood covered the windows of a home at 78 Washington St. on Tuesday morning, Nov. 26. It was damaged in a blaze that started late Monday night.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Capt. Wallace Completes Executive Course at Roger Williams
Middletown Police Capt. Gary Wallace has completed the the Justice System Training and Research Institute at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I., in partnership with the New England Association of Chiefs of Police.
The Brattleboro Reformer
Urato, Carroll engagement
Jay and Jake Urato of South Newfane, VT, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Urato, to Christopher Carroll, son of Eugene and Edna Carroll of Westport, MA.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Feast on Pasta for Pee Wees; Enjoy 'Wizard of Oz'
The Barrington High School Stagemasters present their second of three performances of "The Wizard of Oz" at 7 pm in the John Gray Auditorium in the high school.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Technology program expands at Somerset Vo-Tech
While students in this program will still receive a basic education and instruction in Cisco with a CCENT emphasis, the new Integrated Technology Systems program will now go further into electronic concepts, computer systems and networks, according to a school news release.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Bristol Town Council, Water Authority Board Meet; See 'Searchers'
See John Wayne in " The Searchers ," the latest installment in the Roger Williams University Great Film Series.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Leaders' Top 3 Education Issues in Rhode Island
This Friday, national and state education stakeholders will gather in Rhode Island to discuss what is being called the civil rights issue of the 21st century -- adequacy & equity in education.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Providence Journal
Former judge Elorza announces Providence mayoral run at his childhood home
Former Providence Housing Court Judge Jorge Elorza formally announces his candidacy for mayor of Providence Monday at 639 Cranston St., Elora's childhood home.
Monday Essentials: 'Benefits of Trees'; Craft Beer Dining; 'Cheers! With Santa'
The Rhode Island Tree Council makes a PowerPoint presentation titled "The Benefits of Trees" at the George Hail Free Library on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 7 pm.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
URI's ROTC Hall of Fame to induct 15 members
Fifteen individuals are being inducted into the ROTC Hall of Fame at the University of Rhode Island, including the first woman.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
In Alabama and Rhode Island
Company of Ten presents Wuthering Heights adapted by April de Angelis Abbey Theatre Main Stage Thu 14 - Sat 16 Nov, 8PM Sun 17 Nov, 2.30 PM Wed 20 - Sat 23 Nov, 8PM Directed by Tina Swain Emily BrontA«'s gothic tale of love and revenge adapted by April De Angelis for today's audiences.