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AG: Pawtucket man sentenced for violent Johnston home invasion

A Pawtucket man has been sentenced to 15 years behind bars in connection to a 2021 violent home invasion in Johnston. His alleged accomplice has never been identified. Rhode Island Attorney …
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MLL students share Thanksgiving meal at Bain Middle School

This past June, Steven Carrera, 14, moved from Guatemala to the U.S. when his aunt offered him an opportunity to come and live with her and study in America. The teen had to decide quickly if he …

Unpaid lunches take a bite out of budget

Two months into the new school year and Cranston’s student lunch debt is rapidly increasing districtwide. According to Cranston Public Schools’ (CPS) Chief Financial Officer Joseph …
GOOD NEWS

St. Rocco School held its Veterans Day Prayer Service Wednesday, Nov. 9 at St. Rocco Church, 931 Atwood Ave., Johnston. Students from St. Rocco School read poems that they wrote, …

On Friday night, Oct. 14, Copperfield’s Burger & Beer, possibly Rhode Island’s hottest night spot, located at 678 Killingly St. in Johnston, is having a “Special Event” …
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Individuals who stopped by Woodridge Congregational Church were in for a treat this past Saturday. The church’s annual holiday bazaar was in full swing and shoppers found themselves seeking …

RHODYLIFE
Marie Osmond will perform with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra at her Christmas concert “A Symphonic Christmas” on Dec. 22 at 7:30pm. Navigant Credit Union is the sponsor of …
Rhode Island's oldest community theater, The Community Players, currently celebrating their 101st season, is proud to present Dolly Parton’s smash hit 9 to 5: The Musical from December 2 …
Sports
CLCF wins 2 state titles
The CLCF Chiefs had another stellar campaign this fall and saw two of its teams win Super Bowl titles. The 12-U and 11-U clubs each …
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Robbins sisters take home CCC awards
For the second straight fall season, Johnston native and Roger Williams soccer player Bianca Robbins was named the Commonwealth Coast …
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Gulliver to play for Eastern Connecticut
Cranston East standout basketball player Aydan Gulliver made her college decision official as she recently chose DIII Eastern …
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Cranston West announces Q4 honor roll students

Grade 12 Highest Honors Dylan Almeida, Madison Alves, Abigail Alviti, Sanjana Ananthula, Kaitlyn Antonucci, Emily Bessette, Mackenzie Bessette, Isabel Blanco, Ariarna Brennan, Molly Brown, Mia …

Johnston's St. Rocco’s Church treats the public to an incredible 82nd feast

Never before, according to records dating back to 2004, has the St. Rocco’s Feast and Festival enjoyed as much sparkling success as last week’s four-day fun, food and music …
Opinion

STORY OF THE WEEK Every now and then, the tectonic plates of Rhode Island politics shift, as campaign season fades and a fresh batch of leaders takes on new roles. We’re seeing that to some …

To the Editor, In response to the article “Residents continue to speak out against the Cranston Police Academy Training Complex” — and after reading the letters submitted by my …
Obituaries

Anna M. (Dean) Masse

Anna M. (Dean) Masse 91, died peacefully in her sleep at the Riverview Healthcare Community on Tuesday October 25, 2022. Anna was a devoted homemaker, loving wife and giving mother. Anna, wife of …

Alice (Wezniak) Jones

Alice (Wezniak) Jones passed peacefully at her home in Warwick, RI, on October 5, 2022, six months shy of her 100th birthday. She was born April 27, 1923 in Ludlow, Massachusetts, to the late John …
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Humans of Cranston

Humans of Cranston is a recurring column showcasing the stories of Cranston residents’ community involvement, diversity, and unique life perspectives. Berta Santes is a Guatemalan mother of …