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Images from Cranston's graduation ceremonies

Enjoy this complete library of images we captured of the city's graduation ceremonies and festivities.

Mad Science performs at Glen Hills

Courtesy of the PTGH, the students at Glen Hills Elementary School were treated to an assembly by Jolting Jonathon Breindel of Mad Science (www.madscience.org), a science enrichment program. When …

Promoting ‘Youth Success’

Brittani Parent, a 19-year-old student from Cranston East, is the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship award from Rhode Island Community Action Scholar (RICAS) Scholarships. “Youth Success showed me …

Career and Tech Center hosts open house

The Cranston Area Career and Technical Center opened its doors to the public last week for their annual Open House. Geared toward prospective students, including all two-year college, four-year …

Santa and a few friends

Cherry Tree Enrichment Center at 690 Dyer Avenue in Cranston, which opened recently, had a very special visitor on Wednesday, Dec. 19. The children were surprised and delighted that Santa took time …

Western Hills Chorus leaps to record numbers

The students in the Western Hills Middle School Chorus held their first concert of the school year recently: all 78 of them. Director Katie Karikas announced before the show began, that this year's …

Feeding the homeless

Through the generosity by Maverick Funding, Vanity, the Almond family, Confreda Farms & Greenhouses and the Pangburn family, approximately 200 homeless people and families were served at the Praise …

A Santa surprise

Santa Claus was a surprise guest at Candy Cane Pre-school recently. He visited the 3-, 4- and 5-year-olds and school staff. Santa Claus reminded all of the students to be good and he sang carols with …

Gill Foundation hosts annual dinner

The PS3 Ronald A. Gill Jr. Foundation held their fifth annual Macaroni and Meatball Dinner on Sunday, Dec. 9, at the Cranston Country Club. The event is a fundraiser for the Foundation, which has …

Celebrating with seniors

(Herald photos by Steve Popiel)

Undercover kindness

The Executives Association of Rhode Island presented donations and clothing for the second year to Project Undercover, a non-profit organization supporting children living in poverty in the Ocean …

Music to their ears

The Alpine Country Club donated $1,650 to the Victoria Alviti Music Foundation after their annual Thanksgiving Day Charity Golf Tournament. Proceeds from the nine-hole golf day benefit music …

News from Cedar Crest

Cedar Crest Subacute and Rehabilitation Center celebrated the grand opening of their new state-of-the-art gym and rehabilitation center. Pictured from left are Cranston’s Director of Constituent …

Dine out tonight

Mayor Allan Fung officially welcomed one of the newest restaurants to open in the city called Gabriel’s. The restaurant, located at 39 Phenix Ave., features a wide variety of Italian specialties …

New business opens

Innercity Recycling Service, which recently opened their doors at 85 Carlsbad St., buys recyclable materials and, in turn, recycles the material, which is then put to use for other items. Mayor Allan …

Paul Mitchell expands in Cranston

The Paul Mitchell School recently held an official ribbon cutting of their new school located in Chapel View. There are presently 188 students enrolled in Cranston. Paul Mitchell Schools can be found …

New opening

Garden City Center and the mayor of Cranston officially welcomed European Wax Center last week. European Wax Center is a major chain of hair removal salons in the United States, founded and based in …