Politics

Rhode Island Democrats to Trump: don’t meet with Putin

Rhode Island Democrats to Trump: don’t meet with Putin

By WPRO News and the Associated Press Three members of Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation called on President Donald Trump to cancel his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after 12 Russian intelligence officers were indicted for alleged hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election. Trump and Putin are to meet Monday in Helsinki. The Justice…

Report: Surveillance video of lawmaker lost or destroyed

Report: Surveillance video of lawmaker lost or destroyed

  By the Associated Press and Tessa Roy, WPRO News The lawyer for a former Rhode Island state representative charged with lying about where he lives says more than 1,400 hours of undercover surveillance video recorded by state police during the investigation have been lost or “destroyed.” WPRI-TV reports that William Dimitri, attorney for Democratic…

Flanders, Reed criticize Trump on NATO

Flanders, Reed criticize Trump on NATO

  By WPRO News Former Rhode Island Supreme Court Justice and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Robert Flanders said that it’s wrong for President Donald Trump to treat NATO like a “real estate deal.” “When he starts doing things such as badmouthing NATO and saying it’s obsolete when I think it’s still an indispensable…

Local News

Ex-officer in 8-year-old disability case still collects pay

Ex-officer in 8-year-old disability case still collects pay

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) – A former Rhode Island police officer who was denied a disability pension five times after filing appeals has received over $500,000 in pay despite not working as an officer since 2010. WPRI-TV reports former South Kingstown Police Officer Damon Borrelli was injured in an on-duty crash and confrontation on March…

Rhode Island Democrats to Trump: don’t meet with Putin

Rhode Island Democrats to Trump: don’t meet with Putin

By WPRO News and the Associated Press Three members of Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation called on President Donald Trump to cancel his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after 12 Russian intelligence officers were indicted for alleged hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election. Trump and Putin are to meet Monday in Helsinki. The Justice…

Report: Surveillance video of lawmaker lost or destroyed

Report: Surveillance video of lawmaker lost or destroyed

  By the Associated Press and Tessa Roy, WPRO News The lawyer for a former Rhode Island state representative charged with lying about where he lives says more than 1,400 hours of undercover surveillance video recorded by state police during the investigation have been lost or “destroyed.” WPRI-TV reports that William Dimitri, attorney for Democratic…

Flanders, Reed criticize Trump on NATO

Flanders, Reed criticize Trump on NATO

  By WPRO News Former Rhode Island Supreme Court Justice and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Robert Flanders said that it’s wrong for President Donald Trump to treat NATO like a “real estate deal.” “When he starts doing things such as badmouthing NATO and saying it’s obsolete when I think it’s still an indispensable…

Arts & Events

“Mamma Mia” brings 70s Nostalgia to Matunuck

“Mamma Mia” brings 70s Nostalgia to Matunuck

“Mamma Mia!” runs through July 21 at Theatre by the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Rd., Wakefield, R.I. Tickets start at $52 and may be obtained by calling 401.782.8587, or online at theatrebythesea.com.

Lifestyle

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

The day is fast approaching: Father’s Day. I am willing to bet you have forgotten to get your dad a present. Do you have any ideas at all of what you want to buy him? No worries, here is a quick list of 10 different things you COULD get your dad this Father’s Day!

Ultimate Concert List of Summer 2018

Ultimate Concert List of Summer 2018

This summer there are some awesome concerts coming our way – here is our ultimate list of the best ones coming to our area this summer! Don’t spend the summer at home go adventure and rock out!

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