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Woman charged after truck stolen twice in Cranston

A woman has been charged after a truck was stolen twice in southeast Calgary early Tuesday.

Police say suspects got into a Ford F350 along Cranfield Manor S.E. 186 more words

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Police: Johnston man defrauded bank out of $13,000

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cranston police are looking for a Johnston man they say defrauded a local bank out of thousands of dollars.

Edward Delgreco, 35, is accused of making more than $13,000 in fraudulent transactions at Webster Bank, according to police. 55 more words



‘Trumbo’: Scribe refusing to name names meant carrying on by adopting others

By Tom Meek

Back during the Red Scare and Cold War years, Hollywood relegated many talented filmmakers and artists to the blacklist, making them untouchable and unhirable through the naming of names by people themselves worried they’d be called out as Communists and become unable to keep working. 429 more words


Cranston council passes resolution to regulate sex offenders in homeless shelters

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Members of the Cranston City Council introduced a resolution Monday night, aimed a regulating facilities where convicted sex offenders live.

The resolution passed with flying colors, but now the city wants to cap the number of sex offenders that are allowed to go to a local homeless shelter, Harrington Hall. 261 more words


Cranston bridge a legacy of inaction and missed opportunities

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) – Last summer’s controversial closure of the problem-plagued Park Avenue Bridge came after the state failed to address its structural deficiencies for a quarter-century, according to maintenance records reviewed by Target 12. 1,294 more words


Missing Cranston woman found safe

UPDATE: Cranston police said Saturday night that Violet Osmena was located and is safe.


CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Cranston woman. 81 more words


Movie Review: Trumbo

What: Dalton Trumbo is a screenwriter in the 40s who also happens to be communist so he gets blacklisted.

Who: John McNamara. Wrote a bunch of TV stuff. 808 more words

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