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Hospital work begins on Hartford Avenue in Johnston
Johnston’s healthcare sector is booming. Although construction is clogging one of the town’s central arteries, the …
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Warwick firefighters may not have been highest paid in 2021
Depending on what’s included in the calculation, Warwick firefighters may not have had the highest average wage of firefighters …
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Johnston judge swap follows political split
“Judge Jackie” is no longer on the bench. In Johnston, your robe may hang by a thread if your father holds the wrong …
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At the invitation of Speaker K. Joseph Shekarchi, author Douglas Brinkley will give a lecture at the State House  today  on his 2022 book, Silent Spring Revolution: John F. Kennedy, Rachel …
SPORTS

Athlete of the Week: Domenic Calise, Toll Gate track

The Athlete of the Week is Toll Gate track sprinter Domenic Calise. Calise had a historic night last week, breaking the school record in the 300 meter dash with a time of 37.14 seconds. He is also …

Hawks take DI showdown over Central

The Bishop Hendricken Hawks conquered the Central Knights 83-60 on Monday night during a Division I Basketball duel at the Providence Career & Technical Academy. Hendricken came into the …

RHODY LIFE

The Ivy League of Comedy brings clean laughs to Park Theatre

Since its reopening last year, the Park Theatre on 848 Park Avenue in Cranston has become the prime venue for stand-up comedy in Rhode Island. It’s even the current home of the state’s …

See it at the movies

NETFLIX DOG GONE* * *(Family Film) I grew up with Timmy and “Lassie Come Home.” “Dog Gone” requires the same handkerchief. Rob Lowe plays a successful businessman …
CALLING ALL SENIORS, 62 YEARS AND OVER, if you are interested in golfing in our Senior mixed league at Harbor Lights and meeting new friends on Wednesdays and Fridays starting at 8 AM, come to …
Good news

It seems like excitement is running rampant everywhere in and around Johnston and Cranston these days. One reason, in particular, is that one of the town’s most special and time-honored …

CALENDAR
Obituaries
Claire J. Cotoia
Claire J. Cotoia, 88, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2023. She was the beloved wife of the late John F. Cotoia. Born in Providence, …
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Suzanne Conway
Suzanne Conway, 85, passed away peacefully on January 26 at home, surrounded by her family. Born in Providence, she was the …
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Louis Franco Jr.
Louis “Louie” or “Luigi” Franco Jr., 82, unexpectedly passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday January …
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EDITORIAL

Judging by recent news reports, Rhode Island has a few issues with appointing judges as most vividly illustrated by the retirement of Providence Judge Frank Caprio of Caught in Providence.  …

LEGALS
CITY OF WARWICK ZONING BOARD OF REVIEW REGULAR MEETING AGENDA

DATE:  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2023 TIME:  6:00 P.M. LOCATION:  CITY OF WARWICK – ANNEX BUILDINGSAWTOOTH BUILDING – 1ST FLOOR CONFERENCE ROOM65 CENTERVILLE ROADWARWICK, …

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