Spotlight

Gaspee Days continues to impress

By JOHN HOWELL -- It was a glorious burning, the best in years. But then, everything about this year's Gaspee Days was glorious...
SPORTS

budlong seniors honored by mayor

The Cranston National Budlong senior Little League softball team had a great season this summer, cruising to a state title over Warwick North and advancing to the regional tournament. Although the summer ended a little sooner than the club had hoped, it
Police/Crime

Police Log

SHOPLIFTING On July 30 at approximately 7:24 p.m., Officer Ben Bratko was dispatched to the Bald Hill Road Macy's for a report of shoplifting. At the store he met with a loss prevention associate, who stated that she had a female suspect in custody. The
Animal Talk: Pet of the Week

Animal Talk Pet of the Week: Mona

Mona's loving owner passed away unexpectedly, and now she needs a new home. She's hoping you could be the one, and she's available in North Scituate today.
OPINION

A reminder to heed school bus laws

To the Editor: Within the next few weeks, students across our state will be heading back to school. This means that thousands of them will be traveling to school on the school bus. School buses are some of the largest vehicles on our roadways, driven by
LIFESTYLE

That's entertainment: Twenty years ago

By DON FOWLER Warwick Musical Theatre was in full swing with Pete Fountain, Collin Raye, Patty Loveless, Gallagher, Julius LaRosa, Pat Cooper, Michael Peterson, Clint Black, Carrot Top and Engelbert opening the month. Rhode Island's own Marilyn Mair and
OBITUARIES

Andrew J. Martin

Andrew J. Martin, 19, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018. He was the beloved son of Tim and Cathy (Carney) Martin and the devoted brother of Brendan T. Martin. Diagnosed at the age of 3 with …
AROUND R.I.

Ordinances Adopted

City of Cranston ORDINANCES ADOPTED Pursuant to Section 3.15 of the City Charter, notice is hereby given of the Final Adoption of the Ordinance below. Complete copies of all Ordinances are …