Warwick, RI Other News

The US Is Giving Away 6 Lighthouses – Including One In Maine

Published   May 26, 2023 06:58PM
Whether they are native Mainers or not, when most people are asked to think of the symbols of Maine several things will probably pop into their minds instantly. Lobster, pine trees, potatoes (if you are from the northern part of the state), and LIGHTHOUSES.

Even though we have had much more efficient navigational aides for years, our lighthouses are still loved by locals and visitors. For example, people literally drive (or fly) hundreds of miles in order to take pictures of the Portland Head Light.

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A's rookie on pace for historic season

(KRON) — Oakland A’s rookie center fielder Esteury Ruiz has been a bright spot in a dark season for the team’s fan base.

Ruiz has shown off elite speed and solid contact skills manning the leadoff spot in 2023. He had 26 stolen bas ... Read more

Always wanted a lighthouse? U.S. is giving some away, sellin

Ten lighthouses that for generations have stood like sentinels along America's shorelines protecting mariners from peril and guiding them to safety are being given away at no cost or sold at auction by the federal government.

The aim of ... Read more

Police Arrest Man in Rayne After Bones Left at Local Church

It's a story we've been following.

KATC reports that the Rayne Police Department has arrested a man in connection to human remains being left at a local church.

Russell “Rusty” Richard of Rayne is accused of leaving huma ... Read more

Warwick Weekend: Gaspee Arts & Crafts, Memorial Day

Published   May 26, 2023 02:45PM
WARWICK, RI — The Warwick Weekend features banner Warwick events including the Gaspee Days Arts & Crafts festival and its Memorial Day observance, with the usual food focused Friday activity.

The Gaspee Day Arts and Crafts festival is arguably the biggest local event going this weekend, running for three days as locals have come to expect on Memorial Day weekend. The event has been drawing record numbers of vendors and usually draws more that 50,000 people. The festival boasts more than 100 artisans and food vendors, music and ki ... Read more

Los Angeles homelessness: Patience wearing thin over return

HOLLYWOOD, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Frustrated business owners in Hollywood are pleading with the city to help deal with a large homeless encampment growing in the area.

The encampment is near Martel Avenue and Sunset Boulevard. The city c ... Read more

Arizona is Hot on the List for Top States & Summer Jobs

With summer just around the corner, a surge of young job seekers is anticipated, and a recent WalletHub report unveils the ultimate destinations where they can secure their ideal summer employment.

In order to find the best cities for su ... Read more

FDIC Names Eight New Members to Advisory Committee on Commun

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is an independent agency created by the Congress to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system. The FDIC insures deposits; examines and supervises financial institutions ... Read more