Walk with Cops a stroll in the park

Although weather wiped out back-to-back Thursdays for opening day of the Johnston Police Department’s award-winning Walk with Cops season, the time honored tradition began last week in a way like …

Gary V. Mazzie Memorial Golf Tournament produces another strong showing

“Gary has blessed us!” Lee Mazzie exclaimed Monday after watching golfers tee off in the 7th Annual Gary V. Mazzie Memorial Golf Tournament at sun-covered Glocester Country Club. “This is yet …

Police Log

HATE CRIMES On June 6 at around 7:50 p.m., Carolyn Ann Tartaglia, 50, of 31 Boundary Ave. in Johnston, was placed under arrest for alleged simple assault and disorderly conduct, with both offenses …

Commonality helps to make high school graduation precious

Dear Graduating Seniors, I preface these comments by offering you the greatest respect. The accolades, soon to be bestowed, for graduating 12 years of schooling, should bring a sense of pride to …

Rhody Red Hatters motto: 'Love, Laugh, and Be Happy'

After retiring from a 32-year career with the United States Air Force Reserves, Senior Master Sergeant and Oakland Beach resident Mary Kinsey was looking for fun ways to stay active. During an …

Putting car tax relief into first gear

The longest day of the year is here - June 21 to be precise. High school graduations are winding down and the Fourth of July is around the corner. Summer is with us. It doesn't quite seem possible for summer to have arrived so quickly. Cool wet weather,