The challenge to private beach owners wanting to stop public access to their land is far from over, says Scott Keeley, who organized a protest drawing more than 200 supporters to step over the Charlestown-South Kingstown line into the sand of exclusive beaches.
Exactly defining public access along beaches — and other areas around Rhode Island’s coast — is a complex undertaking requiring some serious study, said Virginia Lee, who has studied the issue and is an author of guides to public access to shorefront areas.
People in the Snug Harbor area of South Kingstown got a surprise from above Saturday afternoon when a plane made an emergency landing in a residential yard.
Christ United Methodist Church’s new pastor, Rev. Garvin Warden, is many things: a grandfather, a scholar, even an actor. But he believes that all of his experiences have taught him how to connect with communities around the world.
After a short public hearing Monday, the South Kingstown Town Council passed changes to South Kingstown’s sexual harassment policy that expands it to include misconduct by elected and appointed officials in addition to employees.
Elmwood remained South Kingstown’s nemesis at the Senior Little League state tournament, and a new challenger denied the opportunity for a rematch.
A 7-0 victory over Coventry Tuesday night clinched NKW’s trip to the finals, where WCA awaits.
The upcoming weekend is already shaping up to be beautiful, and hundreds of artists will do their best to make Saturday and Sunday even more magnificent with their stunning work.
Families from all over South County flocked to the Theatre by the Sea on Friday, July 5, for the opening of their annual Children’s Festival. On the stage that morning was Snow White, presented by Kaleidoscope Theatre.
Summertime always brings people to the beach. The sun beats down on bathers while there’s plenty of suntan lotion, sunscreen and towels on hand. Over in Matunuck, there’s a music venue where people can grab a drink on the beach while beating the heat.
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