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Nearly all of Rhode Island buys electricity from a single source. That could change next year. A Pennsylvania-based power provider is in discussion to buy the Ocean State's primary electric service, the Narragansett Electric Company (NEC) ... more
As if sending your kid to school wasn’t tough enough lately, a vague nationwide threat has further increased parental worry across Johnston. School districts across Rhode Island have been … more
They toasted “Tambo” — a mighty man people called a class act, a mentor, role model, a dapper dresser and the epitome of a “cop’s cop” — Saturday morning … more
“Oh, what a night!” exclaimed Jon Pistacchio, a Johnston Fire Department lieutenant who doubles as vice president of Local 1950, as he stood in the cold outside Stephanie Harris’ … more
The Cranston East community  is mourning today after finding out about the passing of Cranston East Faculty member Meaghan McGonagle.  more
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Neronha announced that a Cranston man was found guilty in Kent County Superior Court of perpetrating a $50,000 fraudulent investment scheme against his neighbor … more
UPDATED: Many members of Johnston’s already depleted pool of eligible and willing school bus drivers are now isolated in quarantine.  This week, suddenly, parents who rely on school bus transportation in Johnston to get their kids to school had to scramble to find another option. Then, on Wednesday evening, the district announced the problem was rectified and bus service would return Thursday. more
Saturday, Dec. 18, will the last day to get a jab at Sockanosset Cross Road in Cranston, as COVID-19 rates surge in the Ocean State, and Rhode Island transitions to new strategies for fighting the … more
Zahan Akbar filled the syringe with a booster dose of Phizer COVID-19 vaccine. Delivering jabs and testing customers for the virus consumes larger and larger portions of regular business hours … more
UPDATED: Sarah Dyer Barnes Elementary School in Johnston has been closed for the week after a significant COVID-19 outbreak. Barnes Principal Jill Souza said the school, at last count, had 23 positive cases (15 students and 8 teachers/staff). more
UPDATED: Johnston Police are looking for a man possibly responsible for an attempted theft in town. The department released a photograph of the suspect and is asking the public for help locating the … more
Several deeds have been recorded in the Johnston Town Clerk’s office, closing the deal between Amazon and a group of Rhode Island landowners. “Amazon closed on the 196-acres in late … more
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