Top Stories
90 results total, viewing 61 - 72
By JACOB MARROCCO On a 4-0 vote and without discussion, the Johnston School Committee on Tuesday approved Superintendent Dr. Bernard DiLullo's initial $57.2-million district budget plan for the coming fiscal year. The vote was largely a formality, as the more
By JACOB MARROCCO Salisbury Farm in Johnston recently donated $5,200 to the New England Hemophilia Association after raising money through corn maze sales last October. This is the third year that Salisbury Farm has run a themed corn maze fundraiser. The more
By JACOB MARROCCO The husband of a Johnston lawmaker was arrested last week on charges of aggravated identity theft and access device fraud. Henry Fellela Jr., 61, was taken into custody by federal authorities Friday. He is alleged to have stolen and more
By TIM FORSBERG Residents of Belfield Drive once again find their street underwater as rainstorms continue to flood parts of the neighborhood. In November, following weeks of heavy rain that … more
By TIM FORSBERG -- There's been a lot of road construction in town during the last year, but after months of construction the Simmonsville Avenue Bridge is now open for traffic once again... more
By JACOB MARROCCO The Johnston Town Council unanimously approved an ordinance amendment eliminating off-street parking caps for businesses during its monthly meeting on Monday night at the Johnston Municipal Court. Mayor Joseph Polisena, who proposed the more
For the Barcellos family of Belfield Drive, the fall of 2018 is looking a lot like the spring of 2010. Eight years ago, their home at the bottom of the hill was unreachable, with water as deep as five feet in some places during the more
By JACOB MARROCCO Matt Resnick and Chris Morgan could have the relief that the Johnston community needs. The two opened up CBD Center of RI at 1239 Hartford Ave. just over a month ago, and they said that the reception so far has been strong. Morgan said more
By JACOB MARROCCO There's never a dull moment at the Johnston Senior Center, a vibrant community that draws upwards of 250 people per day. This past Monday was no different. Directory Tony Zompa, Assistant Director Millie Santilli and scores of friends more
Johnston Mayor Joseph Polisena discussed the possibility of legal action down the road if the so-called “evergreen” contracts bill is signed into law by Gov. Gina Raimondo. The legislation, … more
PETE FONTAINE -- It's a time-honored tradition that's a quarter century old. It's a partnership headed by Mayor Joseph Polisena and Johnston Police Chief Richard S. Tamburini that makes sure Santa Claus will make his annual appearance Christmas Eve... more
By JACOB MARROCCO Bethany V. Alviano, Johnston's deputy tax collector, was one of the many tax collectors across the state left responding to hundreds of residents worried about their vehicle registrations last week. Alviano worked overtime, along with more
« Prev | 1 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.