Social Media Helps Rhode Islanders Stay Informed

Social media is continuing to play a bigger role in the lives on many people. For some it is a way to stay in constant communication with the people, and things they care about.

Many in Rhode Island turned to social media when their power went out from Tropical Storm Irene. It served as a way to keep a community that was literally in the dark, informed and up-to-date on what was happening.