News

St. Rocco's steak fry really sizzles

By PETE FONTAINE Countless people know about the talents of Mike Montecalvo, the popular news anchor at WPRI-TV Channel 12 and Fox TV based in East Providence. What many people don't know about the widely-watched news man is that Montecalvo has a
SPORTS

Panthers open up season with injury fund win

Panthers open up season with injury fund win By JOE RUSSO The lack of practice time due to the severe heat last week did not stop the Johnston football team from posting a 12-0 Injury Fund victory over Division 3 North Providence in what was the first of
POLICE LOG

Police Log

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE On Aug. 27 at approximately 10:50 p.m. Officer Arthur Petteruti responded to a residence on George Waterman Rd. for the report of a motor vehicle on someone's lawn. Upon arrival, he found the car stopped on the lawn with the
OPINION

A plan we need

To the Editor: Candidate for governor Matt Brown has a plan that should turn the head of every person who cares about the environment and climate change. By 2035, Matt's renewable energy plan will build twice as much wind, solar and hydropower as Rhode
LIFESTYLES

Perfect cut for 50 years

Finding the perfect hairdresser can sometimes be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. That’s the case for Teresa Romano, whose hairdresser Mario Cacchillo has been cutting her hair for almost 50 …
EDITORIAL

9/11 should remind us to spread hope, happiness, not fear

Even 17 years later, the memories of September 11, 2001 remain fresh in the minds of all who were old enough to recognize that something momentously horrific was occurring on television screens across the nation before our very eyes. They were