Rhode Island’s resort economy

February 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Maury Klein The ocean has always driven the Rhode Island economy, whether it be for fishing, commerce, recreation, or simply escaping the heat of summer. An economy [Read More]

Sand Mine

February 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Meredith Haas After Superstorm Sandy in 2012, bulldozers, trucks, dredges, and barges were put to use hauling sand from every available source to restore beaches that [Read More]

The Shuckin’ Truck

February 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Carol McCarthy On a blazing July night at Narragansett Town Beach, The Shuckin’ Truck stands out among the wheeled vendors selling pizza, hot dogs, and vegan [Read More]

Help Wanted

February 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Elaine Lembo In a place with nearly 400 miles of coastline, a place whose nickname is the Ocean State, you’d think filling jobs in the marine trades industry would be a [Read More]

New Hope for Urban Waterways

July 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

by Hugh Markey A 10-FOOT ALUMINUM BOAT SLIDES OUT OF ITS  dock at the Narragansett Boat Club and onto the Seekonk River. Nestled in the rocks below the surface is a large [Read More]
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