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Three businesses get warnings after failing liquor compliance check

MILLBURY – Three Millbury businesses received a slap on the wrist from the Select Board after these first-time offenders were caught selling alcohol to an underage operative as part of the town’s annual alcohol compliance check or “sting.’’. At the board’s Nov. 23 meeting, Millbury Town Clerk Jayne Davolio explained...

Warwick fire respond to apartment fire

WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE)- ABC6 News Crews arrived to a fire at the Les Chateaux Apartments in Warwick. While on the scene, news crews could see firefighters working on a fire in the third floor. The residents were evacuated from the building, but all were allowed back in except the residents...

Rhode Island man accused of assaulting police officers with wooden table leg during US Capitol insurrection also breached FBI headquarters, authorities say

A 35-year-old man from Providence is accused of assaulting multiple members of law enforcement with a broken table leg while carrying a backpack filled with several axes during the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, according to the FBI. Timothy J. Desjardins, authorities said, used a wooden leg...

Rhode Island man accused of assaulting police in Capitol Riot

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- A Rhode Island man is being accused of assaulting a police officer during the riot at the U.S. Capitol back in January, according to the FBI. The FBI said on Tuesday that 35-year-old Timothy Desjardins of Providence is being accused of the following:. Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding...

DCPS assistant principal simultaneously worked as a principal of school in Rhode Island

WASHINGTON — Officials with DC Public Schools (DCPS) say an assistant principal is no longer employed within the school system after an investigation uncovered that he was working a second full-time job as a principal of another school in Rhode Island. Michael Redmond admitted to working both jobs concurrently -- virtually for DCPS and in-person for Providence Public Schools -- for more than four months.

Mykonos Café & Bakery in Millbury a family affair with authentic Greek baked goods

Mykonos Café & Bakery is a Millbury-based business specializing in serving freshly prepared food and Greek bakery products and delicacies, in addition to popular American and Italian pastries. At Mykonos, owner Sonja Andrianopoulos not only is committed to quality, but also traditional and authentic-style Greek baked goods based on family...

You’ll Never Forget A Visit To Pezza Farm, A One-Of-A-Kind Farm Filled With Goats And Horses In Rhode Island

In Rhode Island, there are so many wonderful attractions to take the kids for some fun. Whether it’s Roger Williams Park Zoo, Slater Mill, or any number of wildlife preserves around the state, we can always find a memorable place to spend time as a family. One place you may consider visiting at some point […] The post You’ll Never Forget A Visit To Pezza Farm, A One-Of-A-Kind Farm Filled With Goats And Horses In Rhode Island appeared first on Only In Your State.
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Lisbon man who crashed in Griswold found hiding in woods at parents' house

MONTVILLE, CT (WFSB) - A man who fled from a traffic stop by state police ended up crashing his vehicle and hiding in the woods at his parents' house. The suspect, who was only identified as a 33-year-old man from Lisbon, violated a traffic law around 4:15 p.m. Sunday in Griswold, according to state police.

US Department of Labor cites two RI contractors for work hazards

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- A federal inspection at a Warwick excavation site found two area contractors ignoring the risks and placing their workers in serious danger. The U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration July inspection at a sewer installation site on 1129 Main Avenue in Warwick determined that employees of Reyes Landscaping Inc. of Johnston and TRD Contracting LLC in Greenville were allowing their employees to work in a 5 to 8 foot deep trench without cave-in protection. The employers also allowed soil to be removed from the trench and to pile up, causing some materials to fall back into the trench.