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The Provender Building in Tiverton Has Been Listed for $1.2 Million

A landmark in Tiverton Four Corners hit the market. Kristin Parella, Sales Associate and George Tollefson, Sales Associate, at Lila Delman Real Estate International’s Newport...

Op-Ed: Rhode Island Must Develop A Stronger Public Transit System

Last week, Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that, from July through the end of the year, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) commuter...

A Conversation with Jeremy Earl, Singer-Guitarist and Founder of Woods

Woods Plays The United Folk Festival In Westerly On July 1st The election of Donald Trump to the Presidency of the United States in the...

Waterfront Home in Warren Sold for $1.6 Million

Lila Delman Real Estate International has announced the sale of 18-20 Stonegate Road, in Touisset, Warren for $1,600,000. Lila Delman Real Estate International was...

Schedule of Events for ‘Great Outdoors Pursuit’ Announced

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced the July schedule of events for the state's popular Great Outdoors Pursuit. The public...

First Interfaith Celebration and Memorial for Victims of Overdose Will Take Place Today in...

Providence’s landmark church founded by Roger Williams, will serve as the host site today (Thursday, June 29th) for a special program to honor victims...

RevivalFest III Takes Over Dusk on July 4th

Americans usually celebrate Independence Day by having a big ol’ BBQ, launching off a plethora of fireworks, engaging in drunken shenanigans and finishing the...

Waterfront Home in Barrington sells for $3.85 Million

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has announced the sale of 2 Hoffman Lane in Barrington for $3,850,000. According to data from the Rhode...

Six Picks:The Best in Local Music This Week (June 29-July 5)

There’s a delightful mix of pre-4th of July shows around the state this weekend. We’ve got R&B, Jazz, Alternative, and a serving or two...

Mount Hope Bridge to Display Huge American Flag for First Time

For the first time ever, an American flag will be temporarily installed on the Mount Hope Bridge to commemorate Fourth of July festivities. The Rhode...

Camp Yawgoog Opens for its 102nd Season

Camp Yawgoog welcomes Boy Scouts from across the Northeast for its 102nd season which got underway this week. The 1,800-acre reservation, located in Rockville, RI,...

Op-Ed: The Next Generation of Boy Scouts in R.I.

The Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America (NCBSA) has been a bright spot in Rhode Island for over a century.  Now, with an eye...

Secretary of State Gorbea Announces Measures to Clean Up State Voter Rolls

Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea announced today key measures that she hopes will clean up Rhode Island's voter rolls. "When I ran for Secretary...

New Contemporary Classical Series Coming to Newport

Summer in Newport means lots of live music, and this year, a new Classical series arrives with a splash. The Newport Contemporary Music Series...

Block Island Home on Corn Neck Road Sells for $3 Million

Lila Delman Real Estate International has announced that 1178 Corn Neck Road on Block Island was sold for $3,000,000 on June 15th, marking the highest...

A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of Newport Jazz Festival (Part 5 of...

The challenge of dwindling public funds to support the arts in school has inspired Christian McBride to join with his wife, Melissa Walker, founder...

Letter To The Editor: Mike Smith – Senate District 13 Democratic Candidates Are Out...

Last week the Democrats running in the Democrat primary for Senate District 13 seat, vacated by Senate President Paiva-Weed, held their forum.  The two-hour...

A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of Newport Jazz Festival (Part 4)

You could say about Christian McBride that the bass was in his blood – and it was. From a father and great uncle who played...

Home in Bonnet Shores Sells for $1.49 Million

The demand for luxury property continues in Rhode Island. Lila Delman Real Estate International has announced the sale of a stunning oceanfront residence located at...

VIDEO: A Conversation with John Florez, Candidate for Senate District 13 (Newport, Jamestown)

Who to vote for in the upcoming primary and special election? That's a question many of you may have, especially if you are a...

Commercial Fisherman Saves Sea Turtle Tangled in Lobster Gear in Narragansett Bay

It's a scene that is depicted in many documentaries, tv shows and movies; but you'd hardly think it would happen in our own backyard. Rob...

Just my Opinion: A Tale of Two Communities

This is a tale of two communities – two wealthy Rhode Island Communities. Communities that are sprinkled with million dollar homes, that are the...

Providence to Newport Ferry Out Of Service for 11 Days Following Crash

Just a little more than a week after launching for the season, the Providence to Newport Ferry has had to shut down for almost...

A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of Newport Jazz Festival (Part 3)

An amazing bass player, band leader and composer, Christian McBride, the Newport Jazz Festival’s new artistic director, brings profound respect for the festival, and...

OneJet Announces Nonstop Services from Pittsburgh to Providence will Debut on August 23rd

OneJet announced today two new routes from Pittsburgh International, with twice daily nonstop service debuting to Nashville beginning July 12th and service to Providence...

RIDOT to Offer Free In-State Commuter Rail Service from July 3 – December 31,...

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is encouraging Rhode Islanders to leave their cars at home for the daily trip to work, catching...