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By DANIEL KITTREDGE Check out Google's Street View for the cul-de-sac at the end of Sage Drive in the city's Alpine Estates neighborhood, and the image is what one might expect - a peaceful, wooded area surrounded on both sides by homes, with portions of more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Starting Monday, residents of other communities will need to be accompanied by an adult Cranston resident when using the Budlong Pool. The policy change comes following concerns about overcrowding and a recent incident involving a more
By ETHAN HARTLEY Rhode Island has made strides implementing cancer-fighting public policies, but there is still much room for improvement - according to the 17th annual How Do You Measure Up?" report issued by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action" more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Should the mayor and members of the City Council receive significant pay increases at the start of the next term? A pair of ordinance amendments introduced as new business during Monday's meeting would boost the compensation for the more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE On one side of City Hall's Council Chambers sat a group of people wearing pink or orange shirts bearing the names of the groups Moms Demand Action and the Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence, with slogans such as more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE On Sunday afternoon, Angela Innes stood under the gazebo in Pawtuxet Park - a long way from her home in the north of Scotland. As her husband, Roddy, looked on, she was charged with the crimes of a distant ancestor, Lt. William more
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By DANIEL KITTREDGE Immigrants from Itri, Italy, who settled in Cranston's Knightsville section in the early years of the 20th century brought the memory of a miracle. As the story goes, in 796 A.D., a mute shepherd looked into a tree on Mount Civita in more
By PETE FONTAINE Margaret Pinelli DiMuccio has been amazing people for all of her 105 years To this day, for example, her granddaughter's husband George Arakelian still marvels of DiMuccio's unique story of never - ever - having a license to drive an more
By ETHAN HARTLEY The results for last year's RICAS assessments have been released by the Rhode Island Department of Education. The second year of the RICAS exam - a test for students in grades 3-8 which is modeled after the standard-bearing MCAS in more
Barbara Ann Fenton is not ruling out a run to succeed her husband, Allan Fung, as mayor of Cranston. Appearing last week on the “Political Roundtable” program on The Public’s Radio with Ian … more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Controversy has surrounded House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello on several fronts of late - but he says he has received broad support in the face of recent developments and is preparing a bid for a new term. Constituents have actually" more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Five candidates for offices representing portions of Warwick are participating in a new progressive political initiative announced during a gathering at the State House on Wednesday. The Rhode Island Political Cooperative is more
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