Phantom Gourmet: Avvio Ristorante In Cranston, RIThe kitchen is cranking and customers are flocking to Avvio Ristorante.
Phantom Gourmet: Revolution American Bistro In Cranston, RIA sandwich stuffed into an egg roll. Meatloaf that looks more like a muffin. Pizza that tastes like pierogis. It seems like there's a revolution of eating underway in Cranston.
Rhode Island Man Missing Since Summer Confirmed DeadA Cranston man who has been missing since August has been declared dead, but the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death remains open.
R.I. Official Resigns, Accused Of Dressing Man As Elderly Woman For Photo-OpA city official who wanted to include an elderly woman in a photo op about a snow shoveling program persuaded a middle-aged man to dress up in a wig, earrings, lipstick and a dress.
RI Police Fundraising For Family Who Lost Home In Fire On ChristmasA Rhode Island police department is fundraising for a family who lost their Cranston home in an early-morning fire on Christmas.
Driver Killed In Crash On I-495 In HopkintonA driver was killed Saturday afternoon when his car went out of control on Interstate 495 and was hit by a truck.
Phantom Gourmet: Fellini Pizzeria In Providence and CranstonPrepare yourself for the most inventive, most creative, most delicious pizzeria you never heard of. At Fellini Pizzeria, the lineup of pies is a feast for the eyes, and a slice is a more like a meal.
Demand For Local Food Makes New England Fertile For Crop Of Young FarmersFarmers and industry experts say New England is bucking a trend toward larger, but fewer, farms because many residents want to buy food locally and young entrepreneurs want to produce it.
Truck Driver Pleads Guilty In New England Cooking Oil SchemeA truck driver has pleaded guilty in a scheme to steal $430,000 worth of used cooking oil from hundreds of restaurants in Massachusetts and Rhode Island to sell in New Hampshire.
Boston-Based Figure Skating Pair Wins US Championship A pair of figure skaters who train in Boston have won the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
RI Couple Arrested For OUI On Same Night In Separate TownsA Rhode Island couple spent part of Friday night in jail together after being arrested on separate drunk driving charges.
Cranston, RI Schools End Father-Daughter Dances After ACLU ComplaintCranston Mayor Allan Fung says he's "utterly disappointed" the school district ended the gender-based events after the American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter of complaint.