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Passersby at the Herreshoff Marine Museum were treated recently to a sight not seen in nearly 80 years — the historic catamaran Amaryllis II outdoors, fully rigged and looking ready for a … more
A trip across the bay from Prudence Island may soon cost a bit more as the Bristol Town Council considers charging passengers a landing fee while seeking to renegotiate a lease agreement with ferry … more
PORTSMOUTH — The Town Council won’t agree to chip in on repairs to the ferry dock in Bristol until it receives assurances from the Town of Bristol that longterm ferry service from … more
A gale warning and flood watch has been issued for the region as a nor'easter bears down on Rhode Island Monday. Rain is expected to begin late Monday morning, building through the day and … more
Town officials continue to negotiate with private property owners and plan to begin construction on the Tanyard Brook rehabilitation project in Spring 2018. Engineers have been working for years … more
Jackson McAdam was just 18 months old when he fell seriously ill and was admitted to Hasbro Children’s Hospital last March. Very sick and confined to his bed for several days, the little boy … more
Fresh off helping the town of Warren establish the state’s first municipal oyster farm, Roger Williams University is teaching the next generation of shellfish farmers. The university … more
Dozens of hearty New Year's revelers shook off their hangovers with a refreshing dip in the ocean Sunday morning, all to help children in the region. While the water was ice cold, the swimmers got … more
Take a refreshing dip into Bristol Harbor this weekend to help kids with life-threatening illnesses live their dreams. The 6th annual East Bay Icebreakers Polar Plunge is scheduled for 11 a.m. on … more
The National Weather Service has issued winter weather and small craft advisories as heavy wind gusts and bitter cold are expected to last through much of the day Friday. Sustained winds of 10-14 … more
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