Nearby foes Boston U., Providence to meet for college hockey title

...versity coach David Quinn has a chance to become a hero on campus and a pariah at the country club all at the same time.The Rhode Island native and former BU player will be on the bench when the Terriers face Providence in the NCAA hockey championship tonight...

Goalie's gaffe gives Providence win over Boston U. in hockey title game

...to be given an at-large berth in 16-team NCAA Tournament.The Providence fans who made the one-hour drive from the Rhode Island capital drowned out the sound of the final buzzer, and the players stormed over the boards to celebrate after the school's...

A little geography can help you wow your Masters friends

...your newfound friends with your knowledge of America:? Rhode Island isn't; an island, I mean. I don't know what its founders...that's awfully hard to accept after getting burned about Rhode Island.)? Two states are rectangles. Wyoming sits atop Colorado...

Georgia Tech edges Rhode Island to finish fifth in Orlando Classic

...scored 16 points and Georgia Tech beat Rhode Island 64-61 Sunday night in the fifth-place...E.C. Matthews had 17 points for Rhode Island (4-2) and finished with 56 in the...seconds to go."It's a young team," Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley said. "There's...

Xavier edges Rhode Island

...scored 23 points and David West added 20 points and 14 rebounds as Xavier beat Rhode Island (3-11, 0-2 Atlantic-10), 78-75. The loss was Rhode Island's ninth straight, despite a career-high 23 points from Tip Vinson and 21 by...

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Mrs. Paula Messer (CUMBERLAND, Rhode Island)

CUMBERLAND, Rhode Island - Funeral services for Mrs. Paula Jannarelli Messer, 57, of Rhode Island Ave., Cumberland, R.I., who died Friday, January 24, 2003 at the University Hospital, Augusta, will be conducted Thursday at St. Judes...

Reports: Shaka Smart to become Longhorns new basketball coach

...his recent public conduct," the university said in a statement. The university didn't specify what the conduct was.RHODE ISLAND: Danny Hurley signed a six-year contract after leading the Rams to a 23-10 record and an NIT berth in his third season...

New Business Spotlight: Mary Beth's Photography's Studio

...fabulous customer service. He always told me to dream big and just go for it. Better to try and fail than to never try at all. And, of course, Heidi Hope of Heidi Hope Photography in Rhode Island is a professional inspiration to me.

Fierce snowstorm could paralyze Northeast US for days

...deliveries were off-limits on the streets of takeout-friendly Manhattan. The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island also slapped restrictions on nonessential travel."We learned the lesson the hard way," said New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo...

New farm-to-table restaurant open in North Augusta

...time in the Army as a food service specialist. He furthered his culinary arts education at Johnson & Wales University in Rhode Island, graduating in 2006.The 36-year-old has since worked at restaurants in Charleston, golf resorts in Wales and Florida...