News

East teacher in competition for new classroom technology

By PAM SCHIFF Brianna Lennon is competing to bring her classroom at East into the twenty-first century by procuring iPads that students can use throughout the school year to aid and advance their understanding and experience with foreign language.
SPORTS

'Bolts fall in close battle with unbeaten Broncos

The Cranston East Lady Thunderbolts soccer squad fell to the Burrillville Broncos, 3-1, on Monday afternoon at Cranston Stadium. The 'Bolts fell to 1-3 with the loss and Burrillville stayed perfect, improving to 3-0.
Police logs

Police Log

ASSAULT Officer Smith arrested Valeria Schiappa, 42, of 50 Birch St. # 200 in Cranston on July 17 at 1:14 a.m. for domestic simple assault. The arrest was the result of a disturbance at the aforementioned address. She was held for arraignment in the
OPINION

What are kids learning today in our schools?

Once again America's school children are back in the classroom, and what were once normal expectations about the prospective educational experience of any given student are no longer guaranteed. Modern education is far afield from the plans of teaching