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After 85 years, Stadium Fish and Chips to sell business

By EMMA BARTLETT If there’s a well-known place in Cranston to get your fish and chips, clam cakes or scallops, Stadium Fish and Chips is likely the first name to slip off the local tongue. …
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Honoring those who made ultimate sacrifice

By EMMA BARTLETT Each year in the U.S., more than 900,000 law enforcement officers put their lives on the line for the safety and protection of others. To honor those who have sacrificed their …
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Students create milestone markers for families with babies in NICU

By EMMA BARTLETT Carefully arranged in two containers are a colorful collection of 650 envelopes which hold milestone markers that will be delivered to parents at Women and Infants Hospital who …
GOOD NEWS

Ceramic mugs and saucers clinked. The hiss of a steamer released a steam cloud, and the owner’s face appeared from behind the espresso machine. There were guests in the …

This past Sunday, Councilman Chris Paplauskas organized an Earth Day cleanup at Meschanticut Park in Ward 5. Dozens of community volunteers attended and the end result was a cleaner and greener area. …
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Showcase Cinemas recently completed renovation of the Showcase Cinema de Lux Warwick on Quaker Lane. In addition to the XPlus Laser Premium Large Format Auditorium unveiled in February, the cinema …

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METRO Individuals work hard to save enough money to purchase their homes. And the hard work doesn’t end there. Once homeowners settle into a new home, they may set their sights on …
METRO Open-concept homes have become increasingly popular in recent years. An open-concept home is one in which the rooms flow into one another with limited obstruction from walls or other …
Sports
Falcons top Pats, Wizards
The Cranston West golf team won its playoff match against Pilgrim and West Warwick on Monday afternoon, shooting 173 as a team. The …
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Striped bass now have a rebound plan
Striped bass are in big trouble. They are overfished, means that the number of spawning stripers in the population are below …
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West hires Sweeney as hoops coach
By ALEX SPONSELLER   The Cranston West boys basketball program will be welcoming in a new, but familiar, face to take over …
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Bain Middle School announces Q2 honor roll

Grade 8 HIGH Honors Leah Carrillo Hernandez, Victor De Leon, Simiao Guan, Madelyn Hart, Mariel Vargas. Grade 8 Honors Abraham Baldomar, Skylah Belmont Gomez, Caleb Birman, Cameron Boulanger, …
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Park View middle schoolers make honors

Grade 8 HIGH Honors Aliviah L. Britto, Kara A. Bush, Asianalese Calderon, Jessica L. Chin, Nicholas Chin, Haley B. Connor, Thora F. Corcoran, Logan M. Enos, Noah T. Germain, Nicolas Germosen, Noah …
Opinion

You take extra care packing their little lunchbox. You struggle a little more picking out their next outfit for school. (Warm enough for shorts? Expecting rain? Should I have purchased a …

Obituaries

Robert Ferrucci

Robert Ferrucci, 83, passed away peacefully at his home in Cranston, RI in the presence of his family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was the loving husband of Jeanette (Sweet) Ferrucci for …

Chris Beaulieu

Chris Beaulieu, a resident of Pawtuxet Village, died Friday March 25, 2022 at a local hospice.  Born in 1954 in Canada, she spent her childhood years in Maine.  She was a 1972 graduate …
Public notice

CITY OF CRANSTON NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING

“20 Goddard Drive Warehouse” Master Plan You are hereby notified that the Cranston City Plan Commission will meet to review the Master Plan for a proposed major land development …

Proposed Amendment to the Comprehensive Plan

ORDINANCE COMMITTEE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF CRANSTON NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

CITY OF CRANSTON BUILDING BOARD OF APPEALS

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Winter

It's starting to feel like summer but Winter is ready to go home with you! This sweet cuddle bug was found as a stray and no one ever reclaimed her so now she is in search of a loving forever home. …

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Woman was burlesque star

To her family, she was Rosa Christine Mack. To the rest of America, she was “Baby Dumpling”, a burlesque queen with an innate talent for entertaining. Rosa was born in Iowa on March …