Westerly community holds "Love is Love" rally after anti-gay marriage sign displayed at church
Westerly community holds "Love is Love" rally after anti-gay marriage sign displayed at church

A sign that appeared outside of the Immaculate Conception Church in Westerly last weekend is leaving residents shocked. The sign, that was placed on the lawn of the church on October 13th, reads "God's Marriage = 1 man + 1 woman".

Amanda Pitts
ABC6 Sports Play of the Week Nominees (Oct. 15-21)
ABC6 Sports Play of the Week Nominees (Oct. 15-21)

Here are the nominees for ABC6 Sports Play of the Week! Cast your vote for your favorite play in our poll & the winner will be announced on ABC6 News at 5:30 Friday night.

Nick Coit
Driver arrested after fleeing the scene of fatal crash
Driver arrested after fleeing the scene of fatal crash

A Providence man was arrested on DUI charges after fleeing the scene of a fatal crash early Saturday morning.

Samuel Vaccaro
3 injured in partial building collapse
3 injured in partial building collapse

Three workers were injured when part of a Pawtucket mill building collapsed Monday morning. 

Samuel Vaccaro
Neighborhood protests against child rapist reach Day Five
Neighborhood protests against child rapist reach Day Five

For the fifth night in a row, protestors camped outside Richard Gardner’s home, loudly urging the child rapist to move out.

Rebecca Turco
RI ACLU asks Mayor Elorza to end ban on residential picketing in light of Gardner protests
RI ACLU asks Mayor Elorza to end ban on residential picketing in light of Gardner protests

As protestors continue to picket outside child rapist Richard Gardner's new home, the Rhode Island ACLU is calling out the city for not enforcing a rule preventing such protests.

Rebecca Turco
Bristol yacht club damaged by fire
Bristol yacht club damaged by fire

A fire has forced a Rhode Island yacht club to close down temporarily for repairs.

Fung unveils plan to revamp DMV; Trillo claims he stole it
Fung unveils plan to revamp DMV; Trillo claims he stole it

Mayor Allan Fung takes on the DMV in his latest campaign platform. Promising to make changes if elected governor, Fung slammed Governor Gina Raimondo's administration.

Alana Cerrone
Man in critical condition after motorcycle crash
Man in critical condition after motorcycle crash

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – A man is in critical condition Friday night after a serious motorcycle crash in Providence.

Residents upset after convicted child rapist gets married in Cranston neighborhood
Residents upset after convicted child rapist gets married in Cranston neighborhood

Washington Park residents took to the streets for the fourth night in a row Saturday, while convicted child rapist Richard Gardner was tying the knot in a backyard ceremony at a home in Cranston.

Amanda Pitts
Portsmouth Police investigating vehicle break-ins
Portsmouth Police investigating vehicle break-ins

Police are investigating a series of car break-ins in several Portsmouth neighborhoods.

Samuel Vaccaro
Company to begin construction on large onshore wind farm
Company to begin construction on large onshore wind farm

A company says it's beginning construction on what will be the onshore wind farm with the most operational capacity in the state.

Second Half Goal Leads Tolman Past Cranston East In Division III Girls Soccer
Second Half Goal Leads Tolman Past Cranston East In Division III Girls Soccer

In Division III girls soccer action Monday, Tolman hands Cranston East its first loss of the season, 2-1. Haleigh Correia scoring in the second half to lead the Tigers to the victory. Tolman improves to 13-1. Cranston East drops to 13-1-1.

Nick Coit
Therapeutic masks help young cancer patients through radiation treatment
Therapeutic masks help young cancer patients through radiation treatment

A new mask program at the Lifespan Cancer Institute at Rhode Island Hospital is changing what's usually a stressful situation for cancer patients.

Alana Cerrone
Ballarin Wins Girls Tennis State Singles Title, O'Brien & Chowdhry Take Doubles Crown
Ballarin Wins Girls Tennis State Singles Title, O'Brien & Chowdhry Take Doubles Crown

Champions were crowned in the high school girls tennis individual state final matches Sunday at Slater Park in Pawtucket.

Nick Coit
RIPTA unveil 3 new zero-emissions buses
RIPTA unveil 3 new zero-emissions buses

Rhode Island's public transportation agency has its first electric buses.

October 22nd, 3:26 PM
Cold Shooting Dooms Celtics In Loss To Magic
Cold Shooting Dooms Celtics In Loss To Magic

Nikola Vucevic had 24 points and 12 rebounds while the Magic survived two 3-point attempts by Boston in the final seconds to beat the Celtics 93-90 on Monday night.

Nick Coit

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