The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has closed Horseneck Beach in Westport to swimming due to the threat of rip currents that will continue into Wednesday evening for Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, the south coast of Rhode Island and Block Island.
The ferry operator that runs service between Narragansett and Block Island plans to launch new high-speed service to the island from Fall River, Mass., officials said Monday.
Living here in New England, we are at times smug about disasters for they always seem to happen somewhere else. But we have had our share.
A plane towing a “Will You Marry Me?” banner crashed into the water off Rhode Island on Monday.
Those who make the mistake of passing straight through without pausing in this picturesque, bustling peninsula don’t know what they are missing.
Spend some of your days just off the coast of Rhode Island on an island oasis surrounded by 17 miles of beaches, beautiful scenery and an amazing landscape unique to the area.
A company seeking to build a wind farm off the coast of Block Island is establishing its corporate headquarters in Providence.
Rhode Island Gov. Don Carcieri and the state’s legislative leaders have written a letter in support of a wind farm project off the coast of Block Island.
An environmental advocacy group is challenging a state law aimed at speeding the regulatory process for the construction of a wind farm off the coast of Block Island. The law, passed this year by the […]