Archive - Oct 17, 2012
PROVIDENCE â€“ As one longtime newspaper scribe pointed out, â€śthis is something thatâ€™s been a long time coming.â€ť
In an effort to better coordinate with members of the working press â€“ be their classification entail print, photo, television or the Internet â€“ the Rhode Island Interscholastic League held a â€śMedia Dayâ€ť forum Wednesday afternoon at its headquarters, located on the Rhode Island College campus.
LINCOLN â€” A 57-year-old woman was surprised by a man breaking into her Tall Wood Drive home Wednesday morning and quickly fled the dwelling, according to police.
â€śWe believe the suspect was not aware that the homeowner was at home,â€ť Police Chief Brian Sullivan said later of the 9:30 a.m. incident.
The woman fled away from Tall Wood in the direction of nearby Route 295 south and called police regarding the break, Sullivan said.
With fall foliage at peak color at Slater Park, the weather was perfect Tuesday morning for a brisk walk along Slater Pond. Even the geese seemed to enjoy the crisp fall morning.
PAWTUCKET â€” The debate rages on over efforts by the Grebien Administration to privatize the city-run trash and recycling program while the City Council demands more information and the union readies a last-ditch plea to keep the services in-house.