NEWS
EDITORIAL: A cautious approach to a murky new COVID chapter
We’ve seen this play out before, but there was real hope we might not go through it again. It’s disheartening – …
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Johnston mayor on Amazon distribution center: 'Project Schooner' offers town ‘financial stability for the next 20 years’
Will developers build an Amazon in the jungles of Johnston? The timeline has yet to be settled, but Johnston’s mayor expects …
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Man sentenced to 30 years in murder case
  A Cranston man who pleaded no contest to second-degree murder for the December 2020 murder of his girlfriend’s son has …
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Back in Chambers
For the first time in nearly a year and a half, Cranston’s City Council returned to City Hall’s Council Chambers for its …
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Police Log 07-29-21
CHILD NEGLECT On July 19 at 6 p.m., police arrested Jacqueline Ciccone, 36, 173 Westcott Ave., Cranston, on a charge of child …
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What to do about gun violence?
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Neronha said the higher number of shootings in mostly poor parts of Providence is among his top …
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Pagano Foundation awards scholarships
The Lt. Jim Pagano Foundation, in its 10th year, awarded $6,000 in college scholarships to four graduating seniors from Cranston West …
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Breeze flies new destinations to Green Airport
It was clear skies with a chance of “breeze” on Thursday night, as Rhode Island International T.F. Green Airport welcomed …
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What's in a name? Johnston board OKs 'Project Schooner' plan, but no mention of Amazon
As Jeff Bezos shot into space, the company he founded attempted to land a new retail distribution facility on a 196-acre Johnston …
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Reptiles take center stage in Garden City
During last week’s Animal Encounters event in Garden City Center, participants enjoyed meeting reptiles such as Pickles the …
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News at the Cranston Enrichment Center
Diabetes Support Group: Feeling Down? Wednesday, Aug. 4 at 10 a.m.Diabetes affects more than just the physical. It’s …
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Celebration at last
Although Zella Rose at 1719 Cranston St. opened as a hair salon a year ago, its official ribbon cutting was delayed due to the …
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