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Prentice laments 'cumbersome' student enrolment lotteries

Premier Jim Prentice said Wednesday that student enrolment lotteries are a clumsy quick fix for school boards grappling with overcrowded classrooms but provided no alternatives as the province stares at a gaping hole in its upcoming budget. 850 more words

Local News

Driver Killed In Crash On I-495 In Hopkinton

HOPKINTON (CBS) – A driver was killed Saturday afternoon when his car went out of control on Interstate 495 and was hit by a truck. 124 more words


Huxley's ensuite has it all

Get ready for work with your significant other while enjoying a space to call your own.

That’s what the ensuite offers off the master bedroom in a new home, dubbed the Huxley II, by Cedarglen Homes. 722 more words

New Homes

Officer hit by car, shoots at suspect

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) – A police officer was struck by a car in a hit and run outside the Hong Kong Buffet on Cranston Street just after 4 p.m Saturday afternoon. 289 more words


Protect and Serve

On New Year’s Eve, we had dinner at our house with a couple of friends, and then the four of us piled into our friends’ car and headed out for our neighborhood bowling alley. 713 more words

Inactive grenade removed from scene of suspicious death

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cranston police and a Hazmat crew responded to a Farmington Avenue apartment complex Friday after it was learned there might be a grenade in the apartment of a man found dead earlier this week. 184 more words


Police locate vehicle belonging to man found dead

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Police in Johnston located a vehicle Wednesday morning involved in a suspicious death investigation out of Cranston.

According to Cranston Police Chief Michael Winquist, a 2009 Chevrolet Impala belonging to John Fiore was found at about 8:30 a.m. 182 more words