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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island opens new donation centers in Johnston and Cranston

The new locations — at 993 Oaklawn Ave. in Cranston and 629 Killingly St. in Johnston — provide a convenient place for local residents and community members to drop off their gently-used …
NEWS

Edgewood Yacht Club gets Bay buzzing

By john howell The bay was bugged the week of June 5.  Wasps, well actually WASZPs, from across the country started buzzing at Edgewood Yacht Club Thursday and didn’t stop until …
SCHOOL NEWS

As schools close for summer, West principal prepares to move East

By EMMA BARTLETT Cranston West principal Thomas Barbieri, 54, remembers his first day teaching in Cranston Public Schools quite clearly. It was October 1993. He wore a sports jacket with a tie and …
GOOD NEWS

When Ron Barnes was a high school student at Cranston East, he marched in the Gaspee Day Parade as a member of the band. Since then, he has marched in the parade almost every year as a member of the …

It’s officially named the Ocean State Vintage Haulers 28th Annual Show and is proudly presented by the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Truck Haulers Society. It will be held this …
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By EMMA BARTLETT Four potential questions for the November ballot came before Cranston’s finance committee at a special meeting on June 16. The questions ask voters for authorization to …

RHODYLIFE
My dad was a unique soul. He was a brilliant architect but experienced such inner demons after his battle stint in World War II that he did not feel comfortable staying in one place for any length of …
Whether you are a discerning collector or someone helping settle a family estate you always wonder what your options are when it comes to selling. When bringing any antiques or collectibles to market …
Sports
Bishop Hendricken Hawks swept in Championship series
The Bishop Hendricken Hawks were swept in the best-of-three Division I Baseball Championship Series on Saturday, falling 10-7 in Game …
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Locals make All-Division volleyball squads
By ALEX SPONSELLER   The Rhode Island Volleyball Coaches Association recently unveiled its All-Division teams and a handful …
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SCHOOL NEWS

Park View students make Q3 honors

Grade 8 HIGH Honors Aliviah L. Britto, Jessica L. Chin, Nicholas Chin, Thora F. Corcoran, Elivs D. Donnelly, Noah T. Germain, Nicolas Germosen, Noah E. Gong, Addison R. Haun, Claire K. Kiley, …
SCHOOL NEWS

Hope Highlands Q3 honor roll

High Honors Grade 8 Connor Ainley, Chloe Ayoub, Caden Baum, Caitlyn Blanchette, Joshua Bloschichak, Sofia Borges, Kyla Buco, Sadie Butler, Caley Carlino-Legault, Kate Caron-McCain, Ciana …
Opinion

With Warwick’s own Senator Michael McCaffrey (D-Warwick) leading the charge, the Rhode Island Senate has once again subverted the will of the voters!  To the Editor, Senators were …
There’s no doubt that this year’s legislative session of the General Assembly was one for the history books, but there do remain a few lingering questions as the session winds down, with …
Obituaries

Marcia L. Mulholland

Marcia L. Mulholland 82, passed peacefully after a long family vigil on Friday, June 10, 2022. She was married to the love of her life, the late Joseph J. Mulholland for 42 years. Together they …

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 …
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NOTICE OF RECORD DESTRUCTION

Cranston Public SchoolsPupil Personnel Services(Special Education Department) All special education records for persons born between January 1, 1995 and December 31, 1995 will be destroyed. All …

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SPECIAL FINANCE COMMITTEE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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CITY OF CRANSTON NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING

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Hercules

My name is Hercules and I'm the best boy! I have the biggest and best smile with a huge heart to match! Hercules is available for adoption at PAWS New England. He is a three year old Plott Hound, Pit …

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Warwick’s Crow’s Nest – better than ever

Restaurant Review by Don Fowler There was fear and trepidation when word got out that Warwick’s beloved Crows Nest had been sold to the Italian restaurant De Quattro Restaurant Group owners …