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By JOHN HOWELL A bill introduced to clarify access to beaches could have an impact on the hundreds of homeowners on Warwick's 39 miles of shoreline. The measure would establish a 10-foot right of way from the high tide water mark on shoreline more
Rhode Island continues to move rapidly up the curve, and the state’s public beaches and parks are being ordered closed in the latest step meant to curb the spread of COVID-19. Eighty-six new … more
“The next few weeks are going to be very difficult,” the governor warned. “We are at a point of fast spread.” more
On a day that saw the state’s third coronavirus death and 55 new cases (for a new total of 294), Gov. Gina Raimono announced the closure of all daycare locations starting Monday and also called on Rhode Islanders to do much better at self-distancing. more
  Editor's note: This story appears on our websites as part of a new partnership between Beacon Communications and East Bay Newspapers to share coverage of the COVID-19 crisis. Rhode … more
The two-week self-quarantine order for members of the Cranston High School West community expired on Friday – and Mayor Allan Fung has a new message for those who might see the occasion as a reason to celebrate in group settings. more
Editor's note: This story appears on our websites as part of a new partnership between Beacon Communications and East Bay Newspapers to share coverage of the COVID-19 crisis. Gov. Gina M. … more
The General Assembly’s four-member Disaster Emergency Funding Board on Thursday approved Gov. Gina Raimondo’s request for authority to borrow up to $300 million – a move the … more
The state's second largest hospital, Kent Hospital, is geared up for a surge in COVID-19 cases, more than doubling its intensive care unit beds from 15 to 35 and is preparing to increase the personal protective equipment (PPE) available more
Developments in the nation's capital brought some fiscal "good news" during Gov. Gina Raimondo's Wednesday briefing on the COVID-19 crisis - although her request for a panel of state legislative leaders to authorize the borrowing of more
Not by choice, Father Robert Marciano, president of Bishop Hendricken High School and pastor of St. Kevin and St. Benedict Churches, has been forced to slow down for the past 10 days. He's been quarantined and he's taking COVID-19 more
Armed with laptops, the children at the Facente home in Warwick were up early Monday morning, 7 a.m., to begin their first day of distance learning. "e;There are a lot of distractions at home - iPads, cell phones, video games, staring more
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