House Hunt: Open houses in East Bay this weekend

The following open houses are scheduled in towns around the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 69 Lamson Road — Sunday, March 26, 12-2 p.m. Contemporary, 3, 2, $969,000. Residential …
Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following homes have changed hands recently in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 68 Bowden Ave. — $345,000 260 Maple Ave. — $383,800 56 Elm Lane — …

RIDOT announces Pawtucket Avenue/I-195 bridge replacement

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation's announced it will soon begin the replacement of the Pawtucket Avenue Bridge over Interstate 195. To complete the work as quickly as …

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Historic Tiverton cottage maintains charm after modern updates

New to the market is a charming, historic cottage located in the heart of Tiverton's Stone Bridge/Fort Barton area. The house has been recognized by the Rhode Island Historical Preservation …

House Hunt: Open houses planned around East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled in towns around the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 641 Maple Ave. — Sunday, March 19, 12-2 p.m. Cape, 3, 2, $449,500. Mott and Chace Sotheby's, …

Off the Market: Homes sold around East Bay

The following homes have changed hands recently in towns around the East Bay: Barrington 24 Bay Road - $385,000 27 Beaver Road - $300,000 52 Greene Ave. - $210,000 29 Baron Road - …

Slow start to snow, but big impact coming

There was a slight delay getting started Tuesday morning, but snow is now falling across the region, and the worse is yet to come. The heaviest snowfall should begin about 9 a.m., according to …

No state of emergency, but governor asks residents to 'stay home'

Gov. Gina Raimondo declined to declare a state of emergency or issue a travel ban, but urged Rhode Islanders to stay off the roads as a "major snow event" bears down on the state. "Stay home, stay …

UPDATE: Some rain could lessen snowfall; major winter storm still expected

A winter storm warning and blizzard watch are in effect as a major winter storm moves into the area Tuesday morning. More than a foot of snow is likely to fall throughout the region when all is …
Obituaries
Mary "Ann" Hall, 73, Portsmouth

Mary “Ann” Hall, 73, of Portsmouth, passed peacefully, on Dec. 28, 2016 at the Grand Islander Nursing Home in Middletown after a long illness.   She was born on Jan. 1, 1943 to …

Father Edmund Adams, 77, Portsmouth

Daniel Barbosa, 86, formerly of East Providence

Francis "Tut" Jamiel, Warren

Maria Tavares, Bristol

Margaret K. (Edgar) Williamson Ferreira, Bristol

Robert Luther Santos, Bristol

Thomas B. Andrade, Bristol

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Sports
Many local nonprofits benefit from annual golf tournament

The CVS Health Charity Classic — a professional golf tournament played at Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington — reached an important milestone this year. At a recent celebration, …

Guinness 5K a party, not just a race

Local girls part of second-best-in-nation soccer team

Portsmouth Challenger Jamboree celebrates 10 years (photos)

Dedicated to dance

Things to Do
Irish charmer is a joyful, musical coming-of-age story

“Sing Street” (2016)Rated PG-131 hour, 46 minutesDirected and written by John Carney“Sing Street” is a fun movie that refreshingly communicates the joyful exuberance of music …

Use buttery roasted garlic cloves in myriad ways

Rustic fruit tarts are pretty and a sweet treat in winter

A delicious cod dish that won’t ruin your New Year’s resolutions

Enjoying ‘lobster’ on a cod budget

Opinion
Editorial: Coast Guard cuts — Dumb idea

In a sea of preposterous proposals to surface lately, the notion of cutting the Coast Guard, in part to help pay for a border wall, is in a league of its own. President Tump has proposed just that …

New resources for those with German and Irish roots

Editorial: Three to five inches — Call in the cancellation!

Want to recycle and save money? Get with the program

Editorial: Vote YES on 6

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