State Preservation Commission hosts annual conference in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — “Preservation, Recreation and Sport,” the 34th Annual Rhode Island Statewide Preservation Conference, comes to East Providence on Saturday, April 6. The day-long …
Brayton Point towers to implode April 27

SOMERSET — The twin 500-foot cooling towers at the head of Mount Hope Bay will no longer dominate the view from towns all around after April 27. That’s the day owner …

Brayton Point towers coming down April 27

Mark your dates: The enormous Brayton Point cooling towers are coming down Saturday, April 27. The towers, built in 2009 at a cost of $600 million, soar 500 feet into the Somerset sky and helped …

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