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Senate Passes Lombardi Bill that Shifts Asset Seizures from Prostitutes to Pimps
Addressing what he calls an unjust result of current law, Sen. Frank S. Lombardi , in cooperation with the Office of the Attorney General, introduced legislation to help law enforcement target pimps and others who derive proceeds from pandering or permitting prostitution in the state.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Artists' Exchange Announces Summer Camps, Moving Day, Music...
Artists' Exchange offers fun, engaging and enriching summer camps in art, theater, rock n' roll and ceramics with options for ages 5-15.
Fung Campaign Calls on Ken Block to Release Tax Returns
Cranston Mayor and GOP gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung has called on fellow candidate Ken Block to release his 2013 tax returns.
Local Cranston band, The Mad Clatter, performing at Dusk in Providence, tonight (Wed. the 16th) @ 9pm
Hi Cranston, If you enjoy rock music, or just want to support a band in the local scene, please come out to see The Mad Clatter tonight at Dusk, 301 Harris avenue, in Providence.
Police Seek ID on Man who Lifted Liquor from Phred's Drugs
On Saturday, the man pictured here walked into Phred's Drug at 1300 Oaklawn Avenue and stole several bottles of liquor worth more than $100, according to Cranston Police.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Roach: When the Assembly Doesn't Listen, Rhode Islanders Must Act
It's time to test a theory. The theory I'm testing is this Rhode Islanders give a rat's behind about what their legislators pass and/or kill at the State House.
For Mother's Day, Johnny Gill is Waiting for Mom at the Park Theatre
He is known around the world as "The Voice" and a member of two legendary singing groups, New Edition and L.S.G., and on Sunday, May 11, Johnny Gill will bring his iconic R&B sound to the historic Park Theatre in Cranston for an intimate Mother's Day performance-"My My My."
Dash raises lots of dough in fight against rare childhood disease
More than 350 turned out Sunday for the second annual Doughboy Dash inspired by Zach McMillan and Andrew Martin, who are fighting a rare childhood disease.
Scores turn out for annual Stillhouse Cove cleanup
Idyllic early spring weather greeted scores of volunteers Saturday as the Edgewood Waterfront Preservation Association and Save the Bay hosted the annual cleanup at Stillhouse Cove in Cranston.
Fung plans to cut taxes by up to $200 million
As many Rhode Islanders are lining up to pay their taxes, Cranston Mayor Allan Fung rolled out his tax reform plan if he is elected governor.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Rhode Island Pension Reform Showdown
With a September trial date for Rhode Island's pension reform lawsuit looming just months away following failed mediation efforts, GoLocal talked with leaders in the state for their views on what now is the best case -- or worst case -- scenario.
Suspect in Robberies, Police Chase, Indicted by Statewide Grand Jury
A man who led police on a high speed chase after robbing convenience stores in Cranston and Coventry with a juvenile in January was indicted by the Statewide Grand Jury today on first- and second-degree robbery, eluding police and firearms charges.
Cranston Man Indicted on First-Degree Child Molestation Charges
A 37-year-old Cranston man has been indicted on first-degree child molestation charges for crimes that allegedly occurred in the 1990s.
EG Film Company Announces 10-Picture Deal with Universal
A local production company has signed on to a 10-picture movie deal with Universal that will deliver the films to millions.
Coldwater Creek Files for Chapter 11, All Stores will Close
Now's the time to stock up on your favorite designs at Coldwater Creek. The beleaguered women's clothing retailer, stricken with declining sales and a severe cash crunch and mounting debts, announced it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Friday and all stores would be closed by early summer.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
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6-2-11 News: Scott Brass Buys Aluminum Services
Scott Brass and Aluminum has expanded its services and production by purchasing the assets of Aluminum Services LLC. The company will be renamed Scott Aluminum and operate as a minimill, specializing in a limited group of alloys with short lead times.
Now Playing Onstage in Rhode Island - Week of 4/13/2014
GODSPELL Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre 4/12-4/19/2014 Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew , and featuring a sparkling score by Stephen Schwartz , GODSPELL boasts a string of well-loved songs, led by the international hit, "Day By Day."
NBC 10's Mario Hilario Cutting A Rug For A Cause
The eighth annual Dancing With The Stars of Mentoring will take place Thursday May 1, 2014, at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Grand Junction Sentinel
Buck, Renfroe on ballot for Gardner House seat
Republican delegates today placed State Sen Scott Renfroe and Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck on the primary ballot to replace Rep. Cory Gardner, who is stepping down from his House seat in a highly conservative district to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen Mark Udall.