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Westerly RI VacationsWelcome to one of the best kept secrets in New England - Westerly, Rhode Island. Westerly is located in the southwest corner of the state of Rhode Island, right along the border with Connecticut and along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean.

Westerly is a family fun destination. You will find beautiful sandy beaches, family fun parks, boating, sailing and many other local attractions.

While in Westerly, you may also want to enjoy its more refined side. Visit our restaurants, art galleries, come for the Shakespeare in the Park, listen to the Chorus of Westerly sing, go wine tasting or stay in one of our fine Inns or Bed & Breakfasts.

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05/13/2017 07:44 PM

YMCA says breastfeeding allowed in facility after mom sues


A Rhode Island YMCA being sued by a mother who says the agency wouldn't allow her to breastfeed in public says it had developed a policy allowing mothers to breastfeed in the facility in response to her complaint. The American Civil Liberties Union said Friday it filed a lawsuit against the Ocean Community YMCA for Elizabeth Gooding, a mother of three who was a part-time employee and member there.

05/08/2017 04:40 PM

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of SOUVENIR at Granite Theatre


The Granite Theatre of Westerly, announces the opening of Stephen Temperley 's comedy with music "Souvenir" the hilarious, true story of Florence Foster Jenkins, the infamous grand dame of the 1930's high society and arguably one of the worst singing voices of all time. It was a very recent highly acclaimed movie that starred Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant .

05/08/2017 09:50 AM

Police say camera registry will aid investigations


Police in a Rhode Island town are asking citizens to help them build a voluntary registry of surveillance cameras so that officers can find video quickly in criminal investigations. Westerly police Capt.

05/02/2017 01:27 AM

Westerly superintendent named new head of Preston schools


To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Preston – The Board of Education voted unanimously Monday to name Westerly, R.I. Superintendent Roy Seitsinger, who will retire from that district at the end of June, as the new Preston superintendent beginning in July. Seitsinger, 62, of West Warwick, R.I., will succeed current Superintendent John Welch, who will leave Preston at the end of this school year.

05/01/2017 11:05 PM

Skimming device found on ATM, Westerly Police searching for female suspect


WESTERLY, R.I. A female suspect is being sought after placing a skimming device and micro camera on an ATM machine inside of a Cumberland Farms in Westerly. The woman placed the devices on the ATM Thursday morning between 7:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. at the Granite Street store.

04/30/2017 09:02 PM

Police logs - May 1


To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Mateo Mantes-Muniz, 55, of 8 Maple Ave., Apt. 8, was charged Sunday with driving with a suspended license, improper use of a marker, registration or license, driving an unregistered vehicle and driving the wrong way on a one-way street.

04/29/2017 01:18 AM

Westerly Education Center touted as public-private success story


To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: A submarine mock-up used for hands-on training, located in the shop area of the new Westerly Education Center in downtown Westerly, is seen Friday, April 28, 2017. Newly hired employees of General Dynamics/Electric Boat participate in six weeks of training classes in their respective fields.

04/27/2017 08:43 AM

Politics | Bishop: Met Cafe to Knickerbocker Cafe - Prov's...


Tonight at the Knickerbocker Caf in Westerly, Dustbowl Revival takes the stage. It's Thursday, a school night, and those are hard nights for this half-soul, half-jazz, half-bluegrass ensemble of eight from Venice Beach, California.

04/24/2017 11:59 AM

BWW Review: Taking Sides at Granite Theatre


The Granite Theatre in Westerly RI successfully tackles Taking Sides , the thought-provoking drama about the Allied effort-known as denazification-to remove Nazi party members from influential roles in post-war German society and culture. Set in the American zone of 1946 Berlin, the 1995 play by British playwright Sir Ronald Harwood considers a single case-that of an actual person-the celebrated conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler.

04/24/2017 12:12 AM

Art by military members and their families is focus of upcoming Hygienic exhibition


To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: An eagle medicine stick made by Bill Donehey, a member of the Mohegan Tribe who served in the Army during the Vietnam War. Donehey's work will be on display as part of an upcoming exhibit at the Hygienic that will feature artwork mostly from veterans and current service members.