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Tony Lepore, a retired Rhode Island police officer best known for dancing while he directs traffic every holiday season, was let go from his specialized position recently. Officials in East Providence decided to not take on his services after he reportedly organized protests against the Black Lives Matter movement.

A Rhode Island Applebee’s chain has come clean about not paying an autistic prep cook for an entire year. The company has decided to give him 480 hours of backpay — after his family proved that the 166 hours they offered was wrong.

A woman died jumping from a parking garage as she tried to flee security at Providence Mall in Providence, R.I. Thursday (July 15) evening. Police were called to the scene at around 7 p.m., and say the unidentified 35-year-old was accused of shoplifting at a Nordstrom location.

These streets ain’t safe for rappers or producers. araabMUZIK, born Abraham Orellana, was reportedly shot in Rhode Island yesterday during an attempted robbery. 

Hil Holla (@HILHolla) has been a name buzzing throughout the New England area, particularly in his hometown of Providence, Rhode Island. After dropping his collab joint with G.o.D. Jewels titled ‘Cruisin‘, many were wondering how long before we get a full length project, luckily the wait is over.

“It’s really hard to see them hurt like this because we are really a family.” In an effort to makeover an under-performing high school, the vote was made by the U.S. school district to fire each and every teacher. With the high school being Central Falls High School, the Central Falls School Committee made the […]