RIPTA Bus Crashes into RI Paintball & Airsoft Building on Post Road
A RIPTA driver lost control of his bus Monday night at 7:10 p.m., toppling a telephone pole and going up a snow bank before crashing into Rhode Island Paintball & Airsoft building at 1290 Post Road, injuring the driver and one passenger.
Two Men Charged in Murder of ‘Captain Fredy’ During Robbery of Keno Winnings
Two Warwick men face first-degree murder and conspiracy charges in the death of Fernando Silva, 70, “Captain Fredy” to locals, during an apparent robbery of his recent Keno winnings, police report.
Strong 4th Inning Propels Warwick to Win Over Iowa
Portland, Ore. – Emily Carter notched a critical strikeout to secure a semifinals win for Warwick North at the Little League Softball World Series on Aug. 18. The local squad advances to the finals against North Carolina on Wednesday night.
Lightning Strike Sets Fire to West Shore Road Home
An apparent lightning strike started a fire in a small dormer room at the top of a home at 997 West Shore Road at about 6 p.m. Wednesday, blocking the road as the Warwick Fire Department extinguished the flames.
National Weather Service Announces Tornado Watch, Severe Weather Tuesday
The National Weather Service warns that severe thunderstorms are likely this afternoon after 1 p.m., bringing large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.
Affidavit Connects Warwick Man to Roslindale, MA Terror Probe
Court documents released this morning show the FBI has charged Nicholas Rovinski, of 167 Aspinet Drive, 25, a.k.a. Nuh Amriki a.k.a. Nuh al Andalusi, with conspiring support the terrorist organization Islamic State (ISIL), in connection to a terrorism investigation in Roslindale, MA.
FBI Arrests Warwick Man In Aspinet Drive Terrorism Probe
Nicholas Rovinski of 167 Aspinet Drive was arrested this evening without incident after a nine-day stakeout of his home by Warwick Police, State Troopers and the FBI.
FBI, State Police Search Warwick Home in Terrorism Investigation
State Police blocked off Aspinet Drive this afternoon as they searched a house in cooperation with the FBI in what a spokesperson called a “joint terror task force matter.”
Sewer Pipe Break Patched on West Shore Road
Warwick, RI – City officials are warning motorists of likely traffic delays as the Warwick Sewer Authority (WSA) works to repair a broken pressurized sewer line near Graham and Buena Vista Avenues.
Breaking: Warwick City Hall Evacuated Over Bomb Threat
Warwick, RI — Monday night’s Warwick City Council meeting adjourned abruptly in response to a bomb threat made at about 8:44 p.m.
WFD Responds to Garbage Truck Fire at DPW Facility
Editor’s note: This article was updated following an interview with Assistant Fire Chief Bruce Cooley at 7:57 p.m. Warwick, RI – The Warwick Fire Department responded to a call for […]
Chow Down to Step Up
Warwick, RI — A benefit dinner to support the local Boys & Girls Club is on this week’s community calendar.