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2 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
Although time has already marched on, and Laney is now a 12-year-old sixth-grader at the school, she was one of nine fifth-graders last year who made life-size ceramic sculptures of themselves as part of the art installation in the lobby of the newly-renovated Lower School at the Dartmouth K-8 school.
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6 hrs ago | Patch.com
Rhode Island State Sen. Hannah M. Gallo, also the chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Education, introduced legislation today that would fully fund all-day kindergarten in Rhode Island for school districts still struggling to transition from half-day programs.
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
Giovanni Feroce is no longer the CEO of Cranston-based Alex and Ani. The privately-held company announced Feroce's departure in a brief release that made no mention of why he is leaving the jewelry and lifestyle brand, stating that founder and creative director Carolyn Rafaelian has been appointed CEO by the Board of Directors and will guide the ... (more)
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
BankNewport celebrated the opening of its two newest branches, in Coventry at 730 Centre of New England Boulevard and in Cranston at 875 Pontiac Avenue, with official ribbon cutting ceremonies held on March 11 and 12. BankNewport President and CEO, Sandra J. Pattie presided over the ceremonies with representatives from the Bank's Board of ... (more)
12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Ocean State Theatre Company , currently celebrating its first full season in its new state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick will present the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play, The Diary of Anne Frank from March 26 - April 13. Through the diary entries of 13-year-old Anne Frank , The Diary of Anne Frank tells the story of a Jewish family ... (more)
14 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com
LET'S DO IT: William Roberge told his neighbors that he thought the plan to continue a petition to use a house on Northampton Street for four months was a "good idea."
15 hrs ago | Patch.com
Cranston Police have arrested three Cranston men that allegedly were involved in heroin dealing throughout the area.
The relocation of Interstate 195 to make way for the $610 million IWAY bridge and highway project through downtown Providence, has opened up nearly 20 acres of prime saleable land along the Providence River.
Parades, social clubs and awards dinners are part of the routine of political campaigns everywhere.
Each week GoLocal's reporters, editors and MINDSETTERS review and grade the candidates, policy statements, their media, and the campaign activities for each of the five major likely candidates for Governor of Rhode Island: Gina Raimondo , Angel Taveras , Allan Fung , Ken Block and Clay Pell .
This past Saturday I headed to Mardi Gras in Cranston and I had quite the experience.
Cranston Mayor and gubernatorial candidate Allan W. Fung told Rhode Island Public Radio this week that he'd consider privatizing RIPTA and other state agenices.