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If the size of a crowd is any indication, politics in Rhode Island – while it may be a topic of conversation around holiday dinner tables – is certainly not a spectator sport. The second … more
We humans are creatures of habit. We set alarm clocks to off at the same time each morning, go through the same routines to get ready for work and most of us listen to the same few radio stations in … more
Nothing epitomizes the holiday season quite like generosity bestowed upon individuals who need it most, and generosity bestowed upon organizations whose mission is to help others within their communities. We cannot overstate the amazing work conducted by more
Editor's note: Given the interest in the proposed development of a solar farm on Natick Avenue and community concerns over other solar and wind energy projects in Cranston and adjoining Johnston, the following letter is being published on the front page: more
Stress has become part of our “hurry up” society where we are overwhelmed with too much incoming stimulation, especially during the holidays. The season is fraught with a frenzy of … more
By WALTER BUD" CRADDOCK December is an important month for many Rhode Islanders as the winter holidays are the times when many people travel to be with their families. It will be an important period this year for the Division of Motor Vehicles as we" more
By JOSEPH CROWLEY The scores are in. Rhode Island's students did not appear to do as well on the RICAS as students in Massachusetts. RICAS is Rhode Island's version of the Mass. Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) - a test of academic more
By KRZYSZTOF MATHEWS I have now been working in digital media for twenty years. Now in my case, I came to these tools and processes in graduate school. When I was in the illustration department at RISD this technology was not yet available in the more
As Cranston High School East Principal Sean Kelly introduced the assembly's purpose - the 100th and final presentation of the It Can Wait" campaign started by AT&T about a decade ago and championed by Attorney General Peter Kilmartin in 2012 - you could" more
By MERI R. KENNEDY Menorah Lighting The City of Cranston will host Rabbi Laufer from Chabad for the lighting of the Menorah on Dec. 5 at 5 p.m. There will be singing, dancing, food and arts and crafts for children. Bolts Bazaar The Bolts Bazaar - Holiday more
On Nov. 29, the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) released results for students, grades 3-8, on the new state test, The Rhode Island Comprehensive Assessment System (RICAS). RICAS is the … more
There’s no easy way to face the music of an unenviable situation. In Rhode Island’s case, that situation involved releasing the results of the first year of testing in the state’s schools based … more
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