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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
By JOHN HOWELL Clayton Shackleton's great-grandfather and grandfather didn't always see things eye-to-eye. Both knew how to build houses. Albert Shackleton Sr. saw the future in building single-family homes. He had the right idea at the right time. It more
Preparations for the Johnston Dance and Performing Arts, or J-DAPA, production of “Shrek” have entered the home stretch, and the early reviews are strong. “Shrek” will run March 28-30 at … more
By PETE FONTAINE Superheroes turned out by the dozens Saturday morning at Johnston War Memorial Park. They included Jesse Principe, 14, an eighth-grader at John F. Deering Middle School in West Warwick, and Sarah Quaratella, 26, who were the first male more
House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello (D-Dist. 15, Cranston) has introduced a pair of legislative proposals aimed at addressing the state’s ongoing opioid crisis. “Over the course of several years, … more
By JACOB MARROCCO Johnston Mayor Joseph Polisena provided extended comments on the recent Rhode Island Superior Court decision to uphold the town's deal with Invenergy during an interview with the Sun Rise on Tuesday. The 20-year, $18-million agreement more
Johnston Police Chief Richard Tamburini wants to bring the words on his department’s squad cars to life. “Working together, making a difference,” he said. “[Members of the community are] … more
By SUN RISE STAFF A Johnston resident and longtime employee of the town's Department of Public Works was arrested last week on a charge of felony second-degree sexual assault in connection with an alleged incident involving a teenage girl. Robert Gagne, more
By JOHN HOWELL As of Saturday, there are a lot more critters on Rhode Island highways. But you needn’t fear running them over. The animals native to Rhode Island adorn the new Rhode Island … more
By JACOB MARROCCO Johnston High School students brought several pieces of hardware back home this weekend after winning medals in various individual and team events at this year's Academic Decathlon state competition. The school's six-member Team 2 took more
By PETE FONTAINE It was two weeks ago, on Wednesday, March 20, Johnston Fire Department Rescue Lt. Adam Barros was on duty. His life changed forever around 9 p.m. that night, when he received a text message from his neighbor that read, in part: I don't" more
By TIM FORSBERG The Rhode Island Mobile Maker Lab made a much anticipated stop at Johnston High School on Tuesday for a two-day stay filled with demonstrations featuring manufacturing jobs of the future that highlighted the types of science, technology, more
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