Warwick, RIABC6.com

Truck hits numerous vehicles in Warwick, flees scene

WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE)- A truck hit multiple vehicles in Warwick before speeding away from the scene. Police say that a Ford-F150 hit numerous cars in City Park in Warwick and fled from the scene. The driver was chased by police all the way onto I-95 before officers ceased chase. There...
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Providence, RIprovidencejournal.com

Gorbea, Neronha warn of text message scam

PROVIDENCE – Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea and Attorney General Peter F. Neronha are warning Rhode Islanders about scam text messages reported this weekend that claim to be from the Rhode Island Department of State. The messages encourage Rhode Islanders to sign up for a “COVID-19 Safe Drive to...
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Providence, RIABC6.com

Attorney General, Secretary of State warn of text message scam

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea and Attorney General Peter Neronha are warning Rhode Islanders about a text message scam. The state has gotten reports of scam texts encouraging residents to sign up for a “COVID-19 Safe Drive to Work” program run by the Department of State. The...
New Haven, CTPosted by
FOX 61

Driver who fled fatal motorcycle crash arrested

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The driver of a 1991 Acura Integra that fled the scene of a fatal motorcycle accident on I-95 by exit 47 in New Haven early Saturday has been found and arrested. The driver of the Acura Integra was identified as 25-year-old Gamalier Estrada of New Haven...
Providence, RIPosted by
Traveling with Alice

5 Things to Do in Providence, Rhode Island

Providence, the capital of Rhode Island, is often overlooked when planning a tour in New England. However, it is an exciting destination to explore in a day despite being quite large compared to the average New England town. Providence offers many things to see and, thanks to its geographical position, can be a great stop in a longer itinerary that includes bigger cities and more renowned nearby attractions.
East Greenwich, RIeastgreenwichnews.com

Police Log: Boat Launch Blues & Dent Fix Fail

7:08 p.m. – A caller told police a boat in the cove was partially submerged. Police notified the EGFD and the harbormaster. 10:22 p.m. – A caller complained about loud music coming from a boat docked near Blu. Tuesday, June 1. 6:58 p.m. – A caller told police a boat...
Seekonk, MAPosted by
Tracey Folly

I Shopped Exclusively at the Local Dollar Tree for a Month So You Don't Have To

Step aside overpriced grocery stores, there's a cheaper option in town. Exterior shot of the local Dollar Tree, Seekonk, MassachusettsTracey Folly/AuthorRecently, I decided to try a non-scientific experiment right here in the Town of Seekonk, Massachusetts. Could I escape the clutches of the soulless department stores and overpriced markets in exchange for buying everything--and I do mean everything--at my local Dollar Tree? My bet was on "Yes!"
Norwich, CTThe Day

Firefighter volunteers a great Norwich bargain

Currently, taxpayers in the town district pay their own taxes, .32 mills for volunteer fire protection, and another $3,299,876 for the overbudget Norwich Fire Department, which directly violates the “Special Benefit” described in the City Charter. Volunteers protect 87% of Norwich (and 9 out of the 10 top taxpayers!) and handled 2,852 calls for only $642,980 last year, while the paid department covered 13% of Norwich with only 2,404 calls for $10,071,521.