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Representative Carson Endorses Dawn Euer for Senate District 13

Lauren Carson, Representative for District 75 (Newport), has expressed her support of Dawn Euer for Senate District 13 (Newport, Jamestown). Euer is one of...

Premiere: Glass Machines’ Debut LP, ‘Cycles’

Providence jazzy jam band Glass Machines have an abundance of rhythm with each song they play. Their sound moves at a steady pace with...

Democratic Candidates Spending Increases in the Days Before the Senate District 13 Primary Election

There were no surprises in the latest financial filings of the four candidates for the Democratic nomination for the Senate District 13 seat, with...

The Beach Boys will Kick Off New Concert Series in East Providence

Southern California’s epic Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band, The Beach Boys led by original member Mike Love, will kick-off the inaugural live...

The Rare Occasions Release New Music Video for “Notion” and Announce Tour Dates

Being dragged into joining a cult can be a horrifying experience. There are weird rituals, pointless chanting and one guy with a messiah complex...

Six Picks:The Best in Local Music This Week (July 13-July 19)

It’s a classic rock week on “Six Picks,” with some great music coming to town. We’ll mix in some singer-songwriters, both local and national,...

Paiva Weed Endorses Democratic Candidate in Senate District 13 Race

Former Senator and Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed has made it official, after a few weeks of wonder and rumors she has officially come...

DEM, Partners Awards $89,755 in Grants to Help Farms ‘Green’ Their Operations, Save Money

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources and the Rhode Island Resource Conservation...

WalletHub Study: Rhode Island Is 2017’s 3rd Most Energy-Expensive State

With President Donald Trump recently announcing efforts to expand the nuclear-energy sector and export more coal – as part of his “America First Energy...

Summer Meeting of National Governors Association Will Create Some Road Closure, Lane Restrictions in...

The Rhode Island State Police and Providence Police Department say motorists should expect some road closures, lane restrictions and detours in downtown Providence later...

Beethoven’s Wig Coming to Newport Friday

Ever wondered how Beethoven’s music would sound if lyrics were added? Well, you can hear one man’s take on the celebrated composer’s 5th Symphony...

Brody Jenner will DJ in Newport on Friday Night

Brody Jenner, the son of Caitlyn Jenner (then known as Bruce Jenner) and Linda Thompson, will perform at Dockside on Waites Wharf in Newport...

An Estimated 1.5 Million People with Pre-Existing Conditions Could Face Higher Premiums Under Cruz...

A new analysis from the Kaiser Family Foundation estimates that 1.5 million people with pre-existing conditions could face higher premiums under an amendment suggested by...

Providence Selected as Site for 2019 National Association of State Treasurers’ Conference

General Treasurer Seth Magaziner announced today that the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) will hold its 2019 Treasury Management Training Symposium, the organization's...

Live Review: Tedeschi Trucks Brings Wheels of Soul to Providence

Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks led a trio of bands to the Providence Performing Arts Center Friday for a memorable night of music. Along with...

Barrington Man Hits Wild Money Jackpot on Fourth of July, Claims $156,259

A Barrington Man had a great end to his Fourth of July when he found out he had hit the Wild Money jackpot! On July...

The Skints Come To Skank Up The Ocean Mist on July 9

MATUNUCK, RI - It’s crazy how a genre can once be referred to as “dead” and then it comes back better than ever. The...

Rhode Island Residents Place at ‘Fishing For A Cause’ Event in Buzzard’s Bay

Once again The Schwartz Center hosted their annual Fishing for a Cause event in Buzzard’s Bay. There were winners from all over New England, including Portsmouth,...

Blue-Green Algae Closes Three Ponds at Roger William Park To The Public

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Elm...

‘Oceanwide’ in Westerly Listed for $12.5 Million

Melanie Delman, President of Lila Delman Real Estate International, and Lori Joyal, Managing Broker of Lila Delman Real Estate International’s Watch Hill office, have...

Mr. Airplane Man Plays A Wild Time at the News Café in Pawtucket on...

The duo of guitarist Margaret Garrett and drummer Tara McManus have been pushing the boundaries of rock & roll since their beginnings in Boston...

FSRI to Host Two Block Parties to Support South Providence Arts & Culture

Family Service of Rhode Island (FSRI) will be holding two Block Parties in July in support of local artists and the communities of South...

Italy Returns to Portsmouth to Challenge USA This Weekend in the Newport International Polo...

On Saturday, July 8 at 5 pm, Italy will make its sixth campaign to capture the silver trophy against USA, with its most formidable team to date in the NBC10 Newport International Polo...

Program of Free Skin Cancer Screenings to Kick-off at Narragansett Town Beach

Senator Jack Reed will join staff from the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH), the Partnership to Reduce Cancer in Rhode Island, and Brown...

Home in North Kingstown Sold for $1 Million

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has announced the sale of 42 Pojac Point Road, North Kingstown for $1,000,000. The sellers of this contemporary...

Six Picks:The Best in Local Music This Week (July 6-July 12)

It’s a busy summer weekend of local shows and stadium concerts ahead in the region. We begin at the … New Bedford Folk All Weekend The...