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Victim of Horrific Cranston Crash is Identified

CRANSTON, RI—Police have identified the man who died after a horrific car crash on Pontiac Avenue earlier this month as Joseph Lacey, 27, of Providence. 159 more words

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Police Mum on Details about Incident at Cranston West Monday

CRANSTON, RI—Police are investigating an incident after school at Cranston High School West on Monday involving three students, but aren’t releasing specifics about exactly what happened. 191 more words

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Dave's Marketplace Announces New Cranston Supermarket

CRANSTON, RI — Residents in the Auburn, Eden Park, Pontiac and Rolfe Square neighborhoods missing the convenience of a local supermarket have some good news: Dave’s Marketplace is coming to 550 Pontiac Ave. 337 more words

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Hiring Spree in Rhode Island: Who's Looking for a Job?

Hiring is getting a head start for the holidays here in Rhode Island, with numerous Ocean State businesses preparing to open hundreds of seasonal jobs. 560 more words

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Providence hotel evacuated due to toxic smoke, police say

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) — Toxic smoke from a suspected drug lab forced the evacuation of a Providence hotel Tuesday night, according to authorities.

Police told NBC 10 that they are seeking four suspects after the incident occurred at the Hilton Garden Inn on India Street around 4 p.m. 83 more words

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Providence Police Chief lays out body camera plan, ACLU raises concerns

PROVIDENCE, R.I (WPRI) — Proponents of body-worn cameras are doing a victory lap after the city won a federal grant to partially fund a program to outfit 250 officers with cameras. 685 more words

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Rhode Island leaders weigh in on first Clinton-Trump debate

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The first presidential debate in the 2016 election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump proved a fierce, polarizing showdown. Gov. Gina Raimondo joined in the claiming of victory for her chosen candidate. 394 more words

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