Special: Folk Festival Weekend Recap

Special: Folk Festival Weekend Recap

Text and Photographs by Julia Ordog It was a weekend all about the ladies at the Newport Folk Fest. From the first-ever live performance of the supergroup The Highwomen, to the female superset collaboration that headlined Saturday, the festival celebrated women and...
Me and My ‘Shadow’

Me and My ‘Shadow’

By Bob Houghtaling My wife and I recently had an opportunity to see the Rolling Stones who paid a visit to Gillette Stadium. Deep into their 70s, having experienced significant wear and tear, they somehow continue to exhibit incredible energy after all these years....
Police Log: Rocks Thrown, Punches Thrown

Police Log: Rocks Thrown, Punches Thrown

By Bethany J. Hashway Monday, July 8 4:30 p.m. – Police arrested a South Kingstown man, 31, on a Superior Court bench warrant after getting a tip that the man was staying in a residence on First Avenue. Police took him into custody and processed him at EGPD. He was...
Special: Folk Fest 2019 Day One

Special: Folk Fest 2019 Day One

Above: The Highwomen in their first live performance, at the 2019 Newport Folk Festival. Text and Photos by Julia Ordog The 60th anniversary of one of music’s most significant festivals kicked off Friday with near perfect weather and unforgettable performances....
Fallout From Officer’s Arrest

Fallout From Officer’s Arrest

By Elizabeth F. McNamara The arrest Wednesday of EGPD School Resource Officer Humberto (Bert) Montalban is the latest in a series of high-profile arrests and incidents involving EGPD officers, with two other officers arrested, one in April 2018 and one last month....
EG Real Estate, 7/27/19: ‘Hidden’ Treasure

EG Real Estate, 7/27/19: ‘Hidden’ Treasure

Above: Featured Home, 5 Hidden Lane, East Greenwich. Open Sunday, July 28, 1-3 p.m. Sponsored by Therese Vezeridis of Residential Properties. Quality abounds in this 5 bedroom, 4 full and 1 half bath Colonial is set on a cul-de-sac in the Hidden Ridge neighborhood of...
EG Softball Team Defeated in Regional Semi-Finals

EG Softball Team Defeated in Regional Semi-Finals

By Suraj Sait The EG Girls Softball team’s bid for the regional championship and a trip to the World Series ended Wednesday, with a 9-4 loss to New Jersey in Bristol, Conn. East Greenwich had lost to New Jersey in their first game of the tournament, then went on to...