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  1. CNBLL Softball Are New England ChampionsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Patch.com

    Cranston National had a very good year. In addition to the 11-12 Majors girls, the 9-10 Minors kids also captured the Rhode Island Little League state title.

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  2. School Custodians Get New ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If there was a collective bargaining unit that deserved a raise, it would be the Cranston Custodian's Union, N.A.G.E. Local 153.

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  3. In Ad, Cranston Firefighter Says Vote for Taveras is "Vote for Middle Class"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Saying "Angel knows what it's like to work for a living," a Cranston firefighter has appeared in a political ad in support of Providence Mayor Angel Taveras' run for Governor of Rhode Island.

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  4. William Hall Library Welcomes new Youth Services LibrarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    The Cranston Public Library is pleased to announce that Elise Petrarca has been appointed the new Youth Services Librarian at the William Hall Library.

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  5. Cranston Woman Breaks the Mold at Welding SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    Wearing a helmet and wielding a fiery torch is in all in a day's work now for a Cranston woman.

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  6. Cranston Man Shoots, Kills Neighbor's CatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Patch.com

    A local family is coming to terms with the death of their family cat, who was shot by a neighbor with a BB gun and killed on Friday.

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  7. That Big Cranston Surplus? Most of it Already Used to Wipe Out School DeficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Patch.com

    While Cranston's surplus from the fiscal year that just ended in July looks rosy at about $3.4 million, in reality, more than half has already been spent to wipe out a $2.2 million school budget deficit that started the year.

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  8. Tragedy! Conspiracy! It's Julius Caesar in Cranston Starting this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Patch.com

    If you're in the mood for Julius Caesar, and you know you are - it's coming to the William Hall Library starting this weekend.

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  9. Cadence Science Seeks Tax Incentives for Major ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Patch.com

    A manufacturer of precision medical devices and speciality blades, Cadence Science, is looking for a 10-year tax incentive program to help them with a $3.8 million expansion that they say will bring 150 new jobs to western Cranston.

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  10. Police Charge Two who Sold Child's Wheelchair for ScrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Patch.com

    A man and woman have been charged with felony larceny after they swiped a wheelchair from outside a 10-year-old girls Webster Avenue home and sold it for scrap.

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  11. City Expects $3.6 Million SurplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Patch.com

    Cranston will end the fiscal year with a $3.6 million surplus, the third consecutive year of surpluses for Rhode Island's third largest city.

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  12. Cranston Posts Surplus for Fiscal 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    Last year, the city posted a $500,000 surplus and this year, Cranston is once again finishing the year in the black.

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  13. ACLU Calls for Investigation into Patino Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Rhode Island chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is calling upon the Cranston City Council to launch an investigation into the Cranston Police Department's handling of a 2010 investigation into 6-year-old Marco Neives' beating death at the hands of his mother's live-in girlfriend, Michael Patino.

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  14. Drop Old Recycling Bins off on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    The thousands of retired green and blue recycling bins kicking around Cranston residents' garages and yards can get a new lease on life on Saturday as the city is hosting a collection drive.

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  15. Sixth Annual Confreda's Ladies Night Ought is ThursdayRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Confreda Greenhouses & Farms is hosting their 6th Annual Ladies' Night Out to benefit the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

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  16. Jr. Gulls Win Another Summer TournamentRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Newport Jr. Gulls 13yr olds won five straight games to win the the Mid Atlantic Showdown Baseball Tournament at Baseball heaven in Long Island, N.Y., that took place this past weekend .

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  17. Alex and Ani Lawsuit against BJ's Can Go Forward, Judge SaysRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Alex and Ani's legal team vigorously defends its products against copyright infringement and violations of sales agreements and this time, they're targeting national retail giant BJ's Wholesale Club.

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  18. RI Patch Daily: Miss Cranston Diner Will Rebuild, WWII Veteran...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Top stories of the day from across our Rhode Island Patch sites.

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  19. CLCF 2-0 in 10U New England RegionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    The boys in the Cranston League for Cranston's Future 10U team are smacking the ball around the park and have a commanding 2-0 record so far in two rounds of play at the 2014 Cal Ripken Babe Ruth League 10U New England Regional Tournament.

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  20. Fung Raises $136,000 Last QuarterRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Cranston Mayor Allan W. Fung -- and a candidate for governor -- announced he has raised $136,000 in the quarter ending June 30. It's the highest fundraising total in any quarter to date and "caps three months of unparalleled grassroots support for the Fung campaign," the campaign said in a release.

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