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New Zen project harnesses power of sun

Solar energy is expected to sink monthly utility bills at a new multi-family development in Cranston.

The seventh instalment in the Zen series by Avalon Master Builder is Zen Cranston Solar, which opens sales Aug. 378 more words

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ACLU calls for release of full Cranston PD assessment

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — The Rhode Island chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is calling on Cranston Mayor Allan Fung to release the full results of a state police investigation into his city’s police department. 320 more words


Assessment of Cranston Police Department may not be released in full

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island State Police have completed their assessment of the Cranston Police Department in the wake of the city’s parking ticket controversy, however the results have not yet been released. 278 more words


Letter to Fung on ticket blitz claims mayor interfered with police

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — A four-page letter from Rhode Island State Police, summarizing the agency’s 18-month investigation into the 2013 ticket blitz, is highly critical of Mayor Allan Fung, accusing him of interfering with the city’s police department. 390 more words


2nd man arrested in charity collection scheme

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP/WPRI) — Cranston police say a second man has been arrested in connection with what authorities say was charity scam at a church fair. 267 more words


Cranston police trying to identify fraud suspect

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cranston police want the public’s help in identifying one of two men involved in a fraud case.

Investigators said that the pair were allegedly “fraudulently soliciting donations” for the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Awareness Charity at last weekend’s St. 99 more words


Seabra Foods closes Cranston location

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — A local super market closed their doors this week.

The Pontiac Avenue Seabra store closed three days ago, according to a former store clerk. 35 more words