Warren hires housing court judge

Warren has hired a judge to oversee the town’s new Housing Court, established earlier this year to give Warren shaper teeth in enforcing zoning and building codes. Stephen Sypole, a Coomer …
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Former Warren town councilor arrested

A Warren funderal director and former town council member has been charged by Rehoboth police with assaulting a public employee, operating under the influence, speeding and other charges after she …

Warren's TPI Composites lands composite bus contract

TPI Composites, which operates a large plant on Market Street in Warren, has entered into a five-year agreement with a California firm that builds high tech zero-emission electric buses, and will …

Outerlimits Powerboats owner dies when new boat flips

Joseph Sgro, the 63-year-old owner of Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats in Bristol, was killed Thursday when his new Outerlimits SB 50 powerboat boat flipped in the Florida Keys. Mr. Sgro is the …

Warren honors veterans Saturday on Town Common

Richard J. Norton, a professor at the Naval War College and a retired Navy commander, will be the speaker at the town’s annual Veterans Day ceremony Saturday, Nov. 11, on the Town Common. The …

Kickemuit River is 'dead as a doornail'

Back when Ralph Larson was a boy, the Kickemuit River was a fisherman’s paradise. Its banks were fringed with eel grass and rockweed, and it wasn’t hard to go out on the water for a few …
Obituaries
Joyce E. Lombardi, 83, Warren

Joyce E. (Johnson) Lombardi, 83, of Warren, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at home. Joyce was the wife of the late Romeo Lombardi. She was born in Warren, a daughter of the late Manne and …

Ellie Carreiro, 87, Warren

Eleanor “Ellie” Louise (Kelman) Carreiro, age 87, passed away peacefully on October 18, 2017. She is survived by her husband Joseph “Joe” Carreiro and younger brother David Kelman. She also …

Ramona Turner, 89, Warren

Ramona (Sarracino) Turner, 89, of Warren died Monday Oct. 23, 2017 at the Warren Skilled Nursing Center. She was born in Warren a daughter of the late John …

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