Warwick Schools Bus Routes for 2017 School Year
With just five days left till the Warwick school year starts for grades K-7 & 9 Tuesday, with grades 8, 10, 11, and 12 starting Sept. 6, this year’s new 2017 bus routes have been made available online by the Warwick School Department.
Officer Arrests Swerving Warwick Avenue Driver on DUI Charge
Officer David Boardman was patrolling Warwick Avenue July 16 at 1:48 a.m. when he spotted a black 2002 Acura sedan take a right onto the street from Church Avenue before swerving into the opposite lane, prompting the policeman to stop and arrest the driver on a DUI charge.
Troopers Charge Two Men with DUI, Children in Their Cars
RI State Police reported five arrests on DUI charges over the weekend, including a man on Rte. 95 in West Greenwich taking a girl to a daycare in Warwick and a Warwick man stopped in West Warwick.
Boys & Girls Club Put On Colorful Song & Dance Show
WARWICK, RI —Kids at Boys & Girls Club of Warwick showed off their Club Spirit Friday, competing to wear the most blue and white and put on a song and dance […]
Federal Study Outlines Four Options Beefing Up T.F. Green Train Service
WARWICK, RI — U.S. Senator Jack Reed included language in the FY 2016 Transportation Appropriations bill requiring the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Amtrak and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) to […]
Post Road Water Main Repair, Reopening, Expected This Afternoon
A water main break during a fire hydrant installation at 6:30 a.m. that shut down Post Road from Apponaug Four Corners to West Shore Road is expected to be repaired by noon, with the road open to traffic again by about 2 p.m., DPW Director David Picozzi and Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian report.
Avedisian Names Assistant Principal Planner Rick Crenca as DPW Director
Mayor Scott Avedisian announced today that he has appointed Richard Crenca, the city’s current assistant principal planner, as the new director of the Department of Public Works (DPW). Crenca will transition to his new role on July 24.
Jenn White to Head Cooper Building Boys & Girls Clubs Branch
Jenn White’s first job was junior counselor at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Warwick, so her new gig as director of the arts-based programs at the future Cooper Building branch, catering to middle school students, seems a perfect homecoming for the Warwick native.
VIDEO: Rocky Point Food Truck Night Tunes, Fun
Rocky Point was full of people, food and music July 6 during the third of Warwick’s food truck nights, with live entertainment by the Food Truck Five.
Avedisian Announces 2017 Community Development Block Grant Awards
Mayor Scott Avedisian announced the distribution of $451,550 in federal Community Development Block Grant funds Tuesday that benefiting several non-profit agencies and the Apponaug Village Association.
Warwick Police Arrests June 22 – 29: DUI, Simple Assault, Larceny From a Building
WARWICK, R.I. — There were 49 Warwick Police arrests between June 22 and 29, including six for DUI, five for shoplifting, two for simple assault, two for disorderly conduct and […]
WPD: No Attacks Involved in Monday Machete Calls
Two Warwick Police calls Monday night mentioning machetes were not attacks, Warwick Police said, but a teenager playing and a man wanted on a warrant for a prior incident involving one of the weapons.