Fred’s Auto Body

It doesn’t take much to figure out what is important to Fred Phillips, the owner of Fred’s Auto Body, when you glance around his office: photographs of his family, pictures of all the …

Dreamland Learning Center

Dreamland Learning Center, a creative and cheerful childcare center in Johnston, is a bright and welcoming place where learning is fun and where every space was designed to enrich the growing minds …

Jain’s Laundry

There is nothing in the world quite as wonderful as the Downy-fresh smell of clean clothes and clean linens. This familiar aroma evokes images of newly-washed clothes, hung on a clothesline to billow …

The Preserve at Briarcliffe

When asked about aging, the American writer and activist Betty Freidan replied: “Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” If Betty Freidan was …

Fred’s Auto Body

For Fred Phillips, the longtime owner of Fred’s Auto Body, there is simply no substitute for hard work, integrity, honesty, and good old-fashioned customer service. After 39 remarkable years in …

The Preserve at Briarcliffe

There are times in life when you know you are at the right place at the right time.  As we usher in a new year, many of us may be asking, are we indeed “at the right place, at the right …

Donna Zarrella

If there is anything that Donna Zarrella knows, it is that relationships are important, and that people matter.  Donna Zarrella is the Advertising Manager at Beacon Communications, a …

Dreamland Learning Center

Its official.  Schools have cautiously reopened across the state, in some form or another.  Parents are slowly returning to the workforce, though many are restrained by the ongoing worry …

It is time to “fall” into autumn at

The great French philosopher Albert Camus once penned the words: “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower”.  No words could better capture the glory of fall than these …

A thank you to the Briarcliffe Staff

As we continue to live through these times of uncertainty and uneasiness, all are reminded to be extra vigilant when protecting themselves and their loved ones, especially those among us who are most …

Attention Johnston! Your Amazon facility has been shipped

The cranes stand at attention — sharp, pointed monoliths of “progress.” The metal skeleton has taken shape, forming the profile of what promises to be the largest building ever constructed in Rhode Island. Amazon has refused to give tours of the construction site looming on Johnston’s horizon.

Johnston Police Log, May 19, 2022

Johnston High School students inducted into National Honor Society

Johnston Senior High School Third Quarter Honor Roll, 2022

Enerjy – superb Mediterranean food