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 2021-03-07 05:02 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: Consent should be up to niece, not her aunt...

She asked her male friend not to sleep with her visiting 18-year-old niece, but he did so anyway. What should she do about it?...

 2021-03-07 04:47 

Providence Journal

La Salle girls claim hockey championship in 8-0 win...

Goalie Kate Grivers was named the series Most Valuable Player...

 2021-03-07 04:43 

WPRI

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LaSalle GHOK cruises to third straight state title...

CRANSTON (WPRI) For the third straight year the LaSalle girls hockey program is the best in the state. On Saturday night they blanked East Bay co-op 7-0 to finish off a series sweep....

 2021-03-07 04:38 

WPRI

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Hendricken boys swim notches 20th state crown...

EAST PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Bishop Hendricken boys swimming cruised past Barrington on Saturday afternoon to win their 20th state championship in program history. Star CJ Sheldon closed out his ......

 2021-03-07 03:57 

WPRI

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Cranston West wins D2 boys ice hockey title...

(WPRI) The Cranston West boys ice hockey team swept North Kingstown in the Division II championship series finishing off the Skippers 4-2 on Saturday night. It's the Falcons first tit......

 2021-03-07 03:12 

Providence Journal

Here's everything you need to know about the RIIL Division I, II and III girls basketball championships...

Plenty of intriguing storylines heading into the RIIL Girls Division I, II and III championships on Sunday. Only one place to find everything you need to know about the matchups....

 2021-03-07 02:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

Old tale fits new times: Hope Valley resident's musical comedy still strikes a chord...

HOPKINTON — Malcolm Davidson may have begun working on his musical comedy back in the 1990s, but...

 2021-03-07 01:56 

TheWesterlySun.com

Postscripts: Keeping the word of the Lord alive at a small church south of the border...

One of my compadres in the Westerly YMCA's sauna, all of us sweaty faithful long dispersed by the Y's shuttering of the sauna since the onset of the pandemic a...

 2021-03-07 01:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

Consultant to develop action plan for former BDA mill...

WESTERLY — An environmental consultant has been hired to help establish a remedial action work plan for four chemically contaminated wastewater lagoons on the former Bradford Dyeing Association property....

 2021-03-07 01:53 

TheWesterlySun.com

In My Own Shoes: I'm sick and tired of being sick and tired!...

I'm sick....

 2021-03-07 01:51 

TheWesterlySun.com

Westerly Education Center offers free boat-building course to high school freshmen...

WESTERLY — The Westerly Education Center, 23 Friendship St., is offering a free wooden boat-building course to high school freshmen....

 2021-03-07 01:50 

WPRI

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PC survives Villanova in season finale...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Providence was in total control of an injury-riddled Villanova team and led by as many as 20 points, but the Friars coughed it up. The Wildcats took a late lead before Dav......

 2021-03-07 01:50 

TheWesterlySun.com

Rhode Island Sen. Reed lauds restaurant aid in virus-relief bill...

U.S. Sen. Jack Reed is hailing a $25 billion plan aimed at providing additional help to struggling restaurants that was included in a $1.9 trillion virus relief bill approved Saturday...

 2021-03-07 01:48 

TheWesterlySun.com

In the Easy Chair with Susan Ludwig...

AGE: 61....

 2021-03-07 01:46 

Providence Journal

Cranston co-op sweeps NK for D-II hockey title...

Despite a chippy end to the game and a strong finish by the Skippers, the Cranston Co-op held on for the win...

 2021-03-07 01:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

Pope, top Iraq Shiite cleric deliver message of coexistence...

PLAINS OF UR, Iraq (AP) — Pope Francis walked through a narrow alley in Iraq's holy city of Najaf for a historic meeting with the country's top Shiite cleric Saturday,...

 2021-03-07 01:23 

Providence Journal

Hendricken outlasts Classical in OT to win second straight title, 60-51...

The Purple roared back from a 6-point deficit with 3 minutes left to force the overtime...

 2021-03-07 01:19 

Providence Journal

Hendricken swims to another state title, outscoring Barrington, 64-30....

Bishop Hendricken wins its 34th boys swimming title...

 2021-03-07 00:48 

WPRI

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East Providence crowned D3 boys swimming champions...

EAST PROVIDENCE (WPRI) The East Providence Townies boys swimming team won the program's fifth swimming title in program history with a 48-42 win over Cranston West....

 2021-03-07 00:36 

WPRI

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North Providence boys wins first swimming title since 2011...

EAST PROVIDENCE (WPRI) The North Providence boys swimming team beat Westerly on Saturday afternoon in the Division II championship. It's the Cougars first title since 2011....

 2021-03-07 00:19 

WPRI

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Hendricken repeats as state champ, outlasts Classical in OT...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) In another showdown between the state's top teams, Bishop Hendricken outlasted Classical in overtime, 60-51, to win their second consecutive boys basketball state ch......

 2021-03-07 00:17 

WPRI

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Portsmouth closes strong to go back-to-back in D2...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) The Portsmouth boys basketball team used a strong fourth quarter to run to win their second straight Division II title 51-36. Highlights are in the above video and hear fr......

 2021-03-07 00:10 

WPRI

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Times2 Academy wins D3 crown, star Peters nets 1,000th career point...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Times2 Academy overcame a late deficit to force overtime and eventually pulled away in the extra session to beat Blackstone Valley Prep 60-54. The D3 championship is the f......

 2021-03-06 23:50 

Providence Journal

Home But Not Alone: A Coronavirus Diary | Entry 50: Time for some healthy changes?...

We've been in survival mode during COVID. With the end of the pandemic in sight, let's start working to end those unhealthy habits we've developed....

 2021-03-06 23:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

Senior Docket for March 7...

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 2021-03-06 23:13 

Providence Journal

'Iconic' RI lawman Jack Leyden dies at 89...

Family, friends and colleagues are paying tribute to Leyden, who served as a Providence police officer, North Kingstown's police chief and as U.S. marshal for Rhode Island....

 2021-03-06 23:00 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Ludtke: Will the Biden administration step up to save right whales?...

The overall North Atlantic right whale population has declined by 10 percent since 2017. Currently, fewer than 360 animals remain....

 2021-03-06 23:00 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Chaput: Trump and the lessons of Reconstruction...

The current political mood resembles the post-Civil War era of Reconstruction, in which historical amnesia threatened to turn back the tide of progress....

 2021-03-06 22:59 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Harrop: Sometimes a kiss is just a kiss...

N,Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo may have said the inappropriate things being reported, but none of the women were physically harmed by what was at most unwanted flirtation....

 2021-03-06 22:58 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Hanson: Trumpism without Trump?...

Events have radically turned political realities upside down in just six weeks. We should expect far more volatility in the next four years....

 2021-03-06 22:05 

Providence Journal

Chlaupek takes charge and Portsmouth defeats Burrillville, 51-36...

Tim Chlaupek injured his knee early in the season but starred in the title game...

 2021-03-06 21:55 

Providence Journal

PC 54, Villanova 52: Friars upset No. 10 Wildcats...

Providence heads to the Big East Tournament this week at 13-12....

 2021-03-06 21:51 

WPRI

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Senate approves President Biden's COVID-19 relief plan, headed back to House for final approval...

After an all-night session, the Senate gave President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID relief package its stamp of approval....

 2021-03-06 21:50 

WPRI

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Weather Now: Dry and Cold Tonight; Quiet Weather Continues...

The beat goes on! Our relatively quiet weather will march on through the rest of the weekend. In fact, there really isn't a good chance of rain or snow until late next week! Tonight, despite ......

 2021-03-06 21:31 

WPRI

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Crews searching the water at East Providence Yacht Club...

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — First responders from several communities are currently searching the water at the East Providence Yacht Club. Right not, there's no word on who or what t......

 2021-03-06 20:54 

Providence Journal

Volunteer opportunities in RI, week of March 7...

Raise your awareness of systemic racism and inequality; help Habitat for Humanity South County's ReStore program; or clean up a historical cemetery....

 2021-03-06 20:32 

Providence Journal

Kobe Pena leads the way as Times2 shows it's No. 1 in Division III...

Times2 defeats Blackstone Valley Prep, 60-54, in Division III boys basketball championship...

 2021-03-06 20:00 

Providence Journal

How RI compares nationally in COVID stats...

How RI's COVID response measures up against the other 49 states in case numbers, deaths, testing and other key metrics....

 2021-03-06 18:57 

WPRI

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Bryant rolls Sacred Heart, one win shy of NCAA Tournament...

SMITFHIELD (WPRI) Down two key starters and another important reserve and with only seven players available, one of which was a walk-on, the Bryant men's basketball team was un-phased......

 2021-03-06 18:54 

Providence Journal

Bryant 85, Sacred Heart 55: Undermanned Bulldogs advance to NEC title game...

Bryant will play in its first NEC championship game on Tuesday night...

 2021-03-06 18:42 

Providence Journal

Sox pitching prospect Mata shut down with torn UCL...

Team will try to treat the injury without surgery, Cora says....

 2021-03-06 18:10 

WPRI

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Rally in Boston to call for action on police killing cases...

BOSTON (AP) — Supporters of Massachusetts families whose loved ones have been killed by police are holding a rally and march in Boston on Saturday as part of a national day of action. Mass Action A......

 2021-03-06 14:00 

WPRI

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Watch Live: Senate continues COVID-19 relief bill 'vote-a-rama' overnight after Dems reach deal on unemployment...

The Senate continued "vote-a-rama"; late Friday after a more than 9 hour logjam that had stalled President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill....

 2021-03-06 09:00 

WPRI

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Nesi's Notes: March 6...

Your weekend briefing on local politics and more....

 2021-03-06 05:32 

Providence Journal

Three champions will be crowned at RIC - here's all the info you could needed heading into Championship Saturday...

Championship Saturday is here for boys basketball. Here's everything you need to know about the three games on the slate in what should be a terrific day of hoops....

 2021-03-06 05:08 

Pawtucket Times

California OKs reopening of ball parks, Disneyland...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has cleared a path for fans to hit the stands at opening-day baseball games and return to Disneyland nearly a year after coronavirus restrictions shuttered major entertainment spots....

 2021-03-06 05:00 

Pawtucket Times

Today in History...

Today in History...

 2021-03-06 04:50 

Providence Journal

Cranston's confidence carries them in come-from-behind overtime win over NK in Game 1 of D-II finals...

Down 3-1 was no big deal to the Cranston Co-Op. The Falcons were confident and showed why in their come-from-behind, OT win over North Kingstown in Game 1 of the D-II finals...

 2021-03-06 04:20 

WPRI

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March 5 HS hockey roundup: Cranston West boys edge NK in OT, LaSalle rolls past East Bay...

(WPRI) Cranston West boys hockey edged North Kingston, 4-3 in overtime, on Friday night in Game One of the best-of-three series. The teams meet against Saturday for Game Two. With a win, Cr......

 2021-03-06 04:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game...

ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...

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