Brown University Student Hopes Her Compostable 'Fette' Cups Can Replace Traditional Solo CupsAfter backyard barbecues and college keggers, red Solo cups usually end up in a landfill. Priya Mittal says that needs to change.
LOOK: Thresher Shark Swims Near Shore At Narragansett Beach In Rhode IslandA thresher shark was spotted at Narragansett Town Beach in Rhode Island on Thursday afternoon, forcing swimmers temporarily out of the water.
5 Fishermen Rescued Off Block Island After Whale Apparently Puts Hole In BoatThe Coast Guard rescued five people after their boat was apparently hit by a whale off of Block Island.
Rhode Island To Fine People Who Intentionally Release More Than 9 Balloons OutsideRhode Island is banning people from releasing a large number of balloons outside in a move aimed at protecting wildlife.
Rhode Island Raises Parking Fees On Misquamicut State BeachIt's now a little more expensive to park at Rhode Island's most popular state beach.
Rhode Island Becomes 5th State To Reach Important Vaccination MilestoneRhode Island has become the fifth state to fully vaccinate 70% of its eligible adult population against the coronavirus, a state health official said.
Powassan Virus: Rare Tick-Borne Disease Reported In Maine, Rhode IslandThe virus can cause muscular weakness or even paralysis.
Bill Passes For Free Feminine Hygiene Products At Rhode Island SchoolsRhode Island lawmakers have passed legislation that requires all public schools to provide feminine hygiene products at no cost to students.
Bodies Of 10-Year-Old Girl And Good Samaritan Who Tried To Save Her Recovered From Narragansett BayThe Coast Guard located the body of a 10-year-old girl in Narragansett Bay off Rhode Island.
Alex And Ani Jewelry Company Files For BankruptcyThe Rhode-Island based business was founded in 2004 and its charm bangle bracelets became extremely popular.
US Government Puts 2 Rhode Island Lighthouses On The MarketThis is not your typical property listing.
Rhode Island Seeking Applicants To Paint Former Gov. Gina Raimondo's Official PortraitAnyone who is interested in the project can submit an application online.
Vice President Kamala Harris Visits Rhode IslandHarris met with small businesses in Providence to talk about how they are making an impact in their communities.
Island In Narragansett Bay Has Just One Home And It's For SaleIt doesn't get much more private than this. A home in Narragansett Bay is up for sale and it's the only one on the entire island.
Did You Feel It? Shaking Reported In Massachusetts And Rhode Island Not An Earthquake, USGS SaysThere were several reports Friday morning from people in Massachusetts and Rhode Island who felt buildings shake.