NEWS
FEMA announces assistance for COVID-related funeral expenses
This month, FEMA will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020 for deaths related to …
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Social Enterprise Greenhouse announces Summer 2021 Incubator program
Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) has opened applications for its Summer 2021 Incubator program. The SEG Incubator is a 10-week …
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Cranston Police Log 04/15/21
DUI On April 6 at 7:39 p.m., police arrested Daniel Casperson, 43, 94 Brayton Ave., Cranston, on a charge of driving under the …
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Dems criticize 'fool's gold' budget; Hopkins defends $311M plan
Reaction to Mayor Ken Hopkins’s $311 million city budget plan for the coming year continues to roll in, with the city’s …
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Save the Bay plans combination virtual, in-person event for 45th annual Swim
Save The Bay has opened registration for its 45th annual Swim fundraiser. The nonprofit organization’s flagship fundraiser …
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Next 2 weeks determine fate of Gaspee Parade
What does it take to make a parade? Well, for starters, you need people. And as Gina Dooley knows, many assume everybody wants to …
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Natick Avenue solar project gets preliminary plan approval
After months of delays, the Planning Commission on April 6 voted to grant preliminary plan approval for Revity Energy’s …
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A job well done
A gathering was held at Cranston Police headquarters last week to honor Detective Paula Duffy, who has retired after 30 years of …
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POLICE & COURTS
Police: Man dealt drugs while on home confinement A “substantial amount of narcotics” and thousands of dollars in cash …
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Play ball!
The rain held off on Sunday as 17 teams of softball players gathered at Western Hills, Cooney and Mattera fields for a double …
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Zooming along
They can’t weigh more than 5 ounces, and some look like they have come off the set of a science fiction movie. Others could be …
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Shots, masks and small biz: McKee covers wide range of pandemic topics during first local media roundtable
Gov. Dan McKee touched on vaccination rates, hesitancy, masking, small businesses and more during a wide-ranging media roundtable at …
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