Farmers 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.
A 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.
A pair of figure skaters who train in Boston have won the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
A Rhode Island couple spent part of Friday night in jail together after being arrested on separate drunk driving charges.
Cranston 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.
A huge crowd packed a Rhode Island high school, angry over a ruling which may force the city to take down a prayer banner that’s been up for decades.