News

Little leprechauns

Students of the Early Childhood Center spent last Friday celebrating St. Patrick's Day. With the help of their teachers, they created and colored paper beards and leprechaun hats, and then transformed into leprechauns. Wearing of the
SPORTS

Rams run past Panthers in Final Four

The Johnston girls' basketball team kept pace with eventual state champion La Salle during their Final Four matchup on Saturday, but eventually the Rams showed why they are in a class of their own. La Salle locked down on defense in
POLICE LOG

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports provided by the Johnston Police Department. SHOPLIFTING A suspect who recently told officers, “It was me, man, I took the food. I have no money, what the …
MOVIE REVIEWS

SPLIT

SPLIT* * (Don)* * ½ (Joyce)(Psychological thriller that doesn’t thrill)M. Night Shyamalan continues to disappoint with another psychological thriller that doesn’t thrill very much. …
OPINION

Senator Reed’s brave new world

To the Editor: Many years ago, the Nixon Administration was fond of stating, “Watch what we say, not what we do.” From my perspective, it seems that RI’s Senior Senator is taking the same …
LIFESTYLES

CCRI lab plays role in drug believed to reverse Alzheimer's

A collaboration between the Community College of Rhode Island, the University of Rhode Island, and the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, ME proved incredibly exciting for professor Wayne Suits who …
EDITORIAL

Texting & driving

They can be seen down every road in Rhode Island, endangering the lives of those around them. No, not potholes. People who are texting and driving. It is amazing with all of the innovations that have been made to vehicles over the past century, a task