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Sharing their faith

If there’s one word to describe the residents of Blessed Assurance orphanage in Montego Bay, Jamaica, it’s happy. Fourteen teens and adult advisors from Holy Apostles Catholic Church …

Music Man Jr. comes to Park Theatre Friday and Saturday

With just two weeks of prep time and 30 campers, Rhode Island Youth Theatre (RIYT) is ready to perform “Music Man Jr.” at the Historic Park Theatre and Event Center this Friday and …

As the mercury dips, your power expected to soar

The Ocean State’s new power company issued a warning to customers: “Rhode Island Energy Encourages Customers to Prepare Now for Significantly Higher Winter Electricity Supply …

GOOD NEWS

Spots still available to play in Fifth Annual Race for Matt and Grace Golf Tournament

There are still spots open in the Fifth Annual Race for Matt and Grace Golf Tournament , scheduled for Friday, Aug. 19, at the Connecticut National Golf Course. The tournament will start at noon …

Johnston High School hosts annual summer blood drive June 28

Johnston Senior High School is hosting its annual summer blood drive on June 28 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the school’s cafeteria. Our region is currently in a …
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NEWS

‘CRIME SCENE FOR SALE’

A Johnston teenager was shot and killed inside the home at 78 Cedar St. An investigation into his death is ongoing, but the house where Dillon Viens died can be bought for …

RHODYLIFE
Twin Oaks’ Baked Stuffed Shrimp! The best meal in Rhode Island. Made with Ritz cracker stuffing. Even better with “mashed in the middle.” But wait. There are dozens of ethnic …
In the waters of Dyer’s Pond in Cranston lay a cloth bag containing a chalice, a ciborium and a terribly damaged ostensorium; sacred religious objects used for holding wine, holy bread and …
Sports
CWLL takes 3rd
The Cranston Western Little League 10-year-old All-Stars wrapped up their summer last week, going 1-1 in their final two games of the regional tournament played up at Hope Road. CWLL was in a …
Diggs to coach at RIC next winter
After three seasons at the helm, Cranston East girls basketball coach Jhamal Diggs will be moving on to the next chapter of his career, accepting the position of assistant coach at Rhode Island …
CWLL wins Sally Eddy tournament
The Cranston Western Little League 8-U All-Stars won the 2022 Sally Eddy tournament at Warwick’s Klitzner Field. They defeated North Providence Little League 8-6 in the championship. CWLL …
STAR STUDENTS

Hope Highlands students make Q4 honor roll

Grade 8 High Honors Connor Ainley, Chloe Ayoub, Eid Bassil, Caden Baum, Caitlyn Blanchette, Joshua Bloschichak, Sofia Borges, Kyla Buco, Sadie Butler, Ciana Catelli, Emma Coggeshall, Benjamin …

Academy’s top 3 students

The New England Laborers’/Cranston Public Schools (NEL/CPS) Construction and Career Academy graduated 35 students this past June. Here are the school’s top three students: [cqmedia …
Obituaries

Louis A. Gomes, Jr

Wednesday, August 10
Louis A. Gomes, Jr., “Junior Gomes,” 79, a resident of Cranston for 30 years,  passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 9, 2022, surrounded by his loving family.  He was the …

Keven S. Yuettner

Tuesday, August 9
Keven S. Yuettner, 60, of Weare, NH, passed away suddenly at home on July 26. He was the beloved partner of Jerry Girouard for over 34 years. Born and raised in Warwick, he was the son of Clifford …
Public notice

Notice of Public Sale

Yesterday at 1:58 PM

Notice is hereby given that PODS ENTERPRISES, LLC, located at 185 Compass Circle, North Kingstown, RI 02852, will sell or otherwise dispose of the contents of containers belonging to certain …

ELECTION NOTICE
Wednesday, July 27
ANIMAL TALK

Eve

2 days ago

Eve has the cutest smile and it matches her huge heart!  She is only two years old, has a beautiful silver and white coat with eyes that sparkle with love. She was found chained outside …

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Phillips Memorial Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

Wednesday, August 10

Rev. Dr. Amy L. Chilton came to Phillips Memorial Baptist Church with an impressive resume. Chilton earned a PhD from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2015 in Systematic Theology; her secondary …