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Cops: Don't get hosed by water worker scheme

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cranston police are on the hunt for two thieves who posed as water department workers to gain entry into a person’s home. 191 more words


Man dies following Cranston motorcycle crash

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — One of the victims in this weekend’s motorcycle accident in Cranston has died from his injuries.

Tom Meschino passed away at Rhode Island Hospital Monday night, according to Rhode Island State Police. 66 more words


Cranston firefighters trained for Ebola response

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cities and towns across Southern New England are taking precautions for any possible cases of Ebola, and on Monday Cranston officials unveiled the steps they’re taking to prepare. 129 more words


No Recreational Activities in Blackamore Pond Per RIDEM

Algae Bloom Harmful to Humans and Animals

Providence- The Rhode Island Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Environmental Management issued an advisory last week for users of Blackamore Pond in Cranston. 358 more words


Cranston, teachers union agree to new contract

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Cranston teachers have reached a tentative agreement with the school district on a labor contract that boosts pay by 2 percent in the next two years but provides no salary increase for the current school year. 120 more words


Three Rhode Island Schools Receive Beheading Threats

Threat To Students Included The Word ‘Beheading,’ Warwick Chief Says

” The threats made against three school districts included the word, “beheading,” according to Warwick Police Chief Stephen M.

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Schools report lower attendance following handwritten threat

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are reassuring parents that they’re ready and able to keep students safe after a threat was made to three Rhode Island school districts, yet many parents still chose to keep their children home on Wednesday. 289 more words