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Revival Brewing Co. - Cranston, RI

This weekend I got a little redemption. After a weekend were I was promised brunch foods and soundly disappointed, there was an itch to scratch. So when I found out my originally planned destination wasn’t open on Sundays, the executive decision was made to head down to Brutopia, home of Revival Brewing Co. 551 more words


Police: 600 more boxes of stolen diapers recovered in Cranston

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Investigators looking into the theft of $90,000 worth of diapers recovered more boxes on Friday.

About 600 boxes were recovered from a home in Cranston, Rhode Island State Police confirm. 209 more words


Cranston City Council approves panhandling ordinance

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — The Cranston City Council voted to approve an ordinance in an effort to crack down on soliciting within the city.

The ordinance, approved in a 5-4 vote Wednesday night, forbids a person from entering or standing in the road, or a median to receive money from drivers. 243 more words


Cranston man sentenced for killing neighbor's dog

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — A Cranston man already convicted of the killing of his neighbor’s dog was sentenced to prison Wednesday morning.

A jury in November… 187 more words


Cranston kids exposed to lead, prompting Restoration Hardware recall

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Restoration Hardware has recalled 2,700 metal top dining tables because of a risk of lead exposure.

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the company has received reports of elevated blood lead levels in four children – including two in Cranston – from homes where one of the tables was present. 88 more words

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The Randall Line: From Immigration to George

Now that I have less information on my Randalls, I thought I would give a quick fly-over of the generations between the first Randall in the new World up to George W. 538 more words

Family History

Cranston police launch online reporting system

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Cranston residents and business owners can now file police reports from their computer or mobile devices.

Cranston police announced the launch Friday of an Online Police Reporting System. 59 more words