NARRAGANSETT â€“ For six summers, those craving their favorite ice cream have taken refuge in the little pink cottage of Goodies Ice cream Shoppe on Sand Hill Cove Road in Narragansett. Yet, this summer ice cream lovers may be at a lost when they do not see that pink cottage. However, Goodies owner Cheryl Pelchat wants her customers to know Goodies is still here and only moved its location just one stop down at 236 Sandhill Cove Road from where the pink cottage used to be.
â€śIt's a hop skitch and a jump away from the pink cottage,â€ť Pelchat said.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN â€“ After the School Committee filed a complaint in Washington Superior Court last Thursday against NEASK, the union took their own legal route by filing an unfair labor practice charge with the State Labor Board last week.
The charge sites bad faith or service bargaining against the school committee.
BY MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard
EXETER â€“ Ladd School, once a scene of indescribable heartache and tragedy, was reborn yesterday as the Rhode Island State Fire Academy.
Dignitaries, including Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee, state Fire Marshal John E. Chartier, State Police Superintendent Col. Steven G. Oâ€™Donnell, Richard Licht, state director of administration, State Senate President M. Teresa Paiva-Weed â€“ and representatives of fire and police departments across the state â€“ attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony.