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Several orcas were spotted socializing off the coast of Monterey on Sunday.

The latest video game craze in middle school to high school age children (and apparently among professional baseball players) is Fortnite: Battle Royale. Available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, computers and mobile phones, this multiplayer online shooting game has become one of the most popular among children and teens. With 40 million users worldwide, it is likely that your child is already a member or will…

As my son’s limitations became clearer, I found it harder every year to write a vision statement for his I.E.P. Then he showed us how.

Two men are charged with driving drunk and causing wrong-way crashes within hours of each other this past weekend.

Superbugs. It is a common term these days. But what are they? Since antibiotics were developed, they have been used to treat bacterial infections. But sometimes too much of a good thing can be bad. Over time, bacteria learn how to change themselves so they can avoid the things that will stop them, like the body’s immune system and the antibiotics we use to treat them. At that point, they have become “antibiotic-resistant.”

University of Illinois researchers report the trauma associated with a sexual assault places victims at increased risk of a wide range of mental health conditions. Investigators analyzed nearly 200 studies involving more than 230,00 adult participants and discovered the elevated risk was apparent regardless of how a researcher may have defined the sexual assault. Researchers found a history of sexual assault is associated with significantly increased…

Stop by our ice cream shop in Soho at the corner of Wardour and Meard Street and enjoy your Ben & Jerry’s ice cream the way it was originally intended!

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May 15, 2018
Joe Marion and Edythe De Marco, CFP, The De Marco-McCarthy Group, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America Corporation will give the keynote address, “Estate Planning Basics: Is your financial house in order,” at the Lifespan Living Heritage Society Luncheon on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 from 11:30am – 1:00pm at The University Club in Providence.

If you're starting your business and unsure of how to interact with the IRS (an inevitable part of business ownership), this article can help guide you through the basics.

A 23-year-old woman was charged Friday after drunkenly driving the wrong way down a one-way road and hitting a car head-on in west suburban Riverside.

Incinerator companies have done a great job green-washing their true impacts on communities by implying that so-called “waste-to-incineration” facilities are good neighbors offering a safe process that eliminates waste, allows for robust recycling programs, and generates renewable energy. Nothing could be further from the truth. The reality is burning waste harms the health, environment, and economy of many communities. The perceived benefits simply aren’t worth the risk.

It was a flurry of handshakes and photographs as British billionaire Richard Branson greeted employees at the Virgin Pulse headquarters in Providence.

Environmentalists are suing over alleged water pollution at a North Country landfill. The federal lawsuit, filed Monday against landfill owner Casella,

While millennials have received much of the attention, Gen Z is right behind them. Are you ready?

A bathroom renovation is the perfect time to update your shower, tub, tile, vanity and more. Color schemes, and even practical considerations like storage accessories and the best toilet style, wil…

MONTEREY >> On Mother’s Day Sunday, moms were remembered and appreciated with free orchids, personally delivered by Monterey County firefighters.The 24th annual “I Remember Mama” event, sponsored by Alliance on Aging,

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California employers: are you aware of the state's minimum wage phase-in requirement? Here are the details, including how to determine the correct rate when factoring in seasonal, temporary, and part-time workers.

Learn about the different types of cancer screening options, including breast, colon and gynecologic from the experts at the Women's Cancer Program.

BayCoast Bank believes that education should be a #1 priority. That's why we want the South Coast to Get on the Bus and tell us your education story today.

The Narragansett Council of the Boy Scouts of America serves Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts in all of Rhode Island and nearby Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Taking a page from master ad man David Ogilvy, a law firm partner offers advice on how to make it to the top.

Seven teams circle the globe in what is often called the world's most challenging ocean race.

A Boy Scout whose family has left a mark on Jamestown’s agricultural history is continuing that legacy by restoring the habitat at the Conanicut Island Sanctuary.

The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in your home, especially if you love to entertain. On a normal day, you cook a delicious meal for your family on the stove, while your kids sit at the…

Readers weigh in on the "Art Buyer's Guide to Rhode Island" and Vin Di Bona's Newport gardens.

This week, we meet some people in the Mother Lode who have devoted years to their artistically astounding specimens and discover that they’re a sharing bunch of creators.

Hugh Possingham is bird obsessed, while his wife Karen loves world history. Read on for their reviews of seven world hertiage sites… which may or may not be good for birds.

"In a small office above the now closed Benny's store on North Main Street, an idea for a state magazine was born."

There are seven essential steps to take when selecting colors for your kitchen remodel. For more information on kitchen remodeling call Cypress Design Co.