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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
ACLU Calls for Investigation into Patino Murder Case

ACLU Calls for Investigation into Patino Murder Case

Case against 6-year-old's accused murderer was nearly lost after a judge threw out text message evidence, blasting detectives for the illegal search of a cell phone and other acts of "gross
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Drop Old Recycling Bins off on Saturday

Drop Old Recycling Bins off on Saturday

Meanwhile city residents are dealing with a new waste-hauling reality after automated pickup service and new 65-gallon bins were rolled out about a month ago.
Sixth Annual Confreda's Ladies Night Out is Thursday

Sixth Annual Confreda's Ladies Night Out is Thursday

Confreda Greenhouses & Farms is hosting their 6th Annual Ladies’ Night Out to benefit the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
Jr. Gulls Win Another Summer Tournament

Jr. Gulls Win Another Summer Tournament

The team, which includes a slew of players from Cranston, won five straight to take home their second tournament win of the summer.
CLCF 2-0 in 10U New England Regionals

CLCF 2-0 in 10U New England Regionals

The boys in the Cranston League for Cranston's Future 10U team are smacking the ball around the park and have a commanding 2-0 record so far in two rounds of play at the 2014 Cal Ripken Babe
Fung Raises $136,000 Last Quarter

Fung Raises $136,000 Last Quarter

It's Fung's highest fundraising total in any quarter to date.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Six Finalists for New Police Chief Job

Six Finalists for New Police Chief Job

Fung will conduct face-to-face interviews with the finalists over the next few weeks "to determine which applicant is best suited to lead our police force into the future."
Senate Creates new Task Force on DCYF, Family Care Networks

Senate Creates new Task Force on DCYF, Family Care Networks

In a State House release, the task force is said to have been created in response to "continued challenges facing DCYF and the nonprofit networks" that serve children in state care.
CLCF U13 Boys Snag State Lacrosse Championship

CLCF U13 Boys Snag State Lacrosse Championship

The u13 boys, made up of mainly 7th grade players, finally achieved the highest honor in RI lacrosse – they were crowned Rhode Island Youth Lacrosse League’s Division II state champions.
Hear GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Fung, Block, Spar in Debate

Hear GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Fung, Block, Spar in Debate

Republican Gubernatorial candidates Ken Block and Allan W. Fung faced off in a live debate on Rhode Island Public Radio Tuesday night, answering questions from a panel of moderators — and
Researchers using Bugs to Fight Invasive Plant in Cranston, EG

Researchers using Bugs to Fight Invasive Plant in Cranston, EG

The mile-a-minute vine, an invasive from the Far East that has taken root in several Rhode Island communities, has a new enemy thanks to URI researchers: hundreds of tiny weevils.
Cranston Man, 22, Allegedly Raids EG Home after House Sitter, 17, Leaves him Behind

Cranston Man, 22, Allegedly Raids EG Home after House Sitter, 17, Leaves him Behind

A 22-year-old man who raided an East Greenwich home after being left behind by a 17-year-old house sitter has been charged with larceny.
Cranston Man Allegedly Fires Shots at Motel 6 in Warwick

Cranston Man Allegedly Fires Shots at Motel 6 in Warwick

A 39-year-old Cranston man has been arrested by Warwick police after a domestic dispute at a Motel 6 in that city during which he allegedly fired shots in the parking lot and then barricaded
CLCF 10U Win State Cal Ripken Championship

CLCF 10U Win State Cal Ripken Championship

The team is now gearing up for a run at the New England Regionals, which will be held in Exeter, NH.
Cranston Grads win Scholarships for Public Service

Cranston Grads win Scholarships for Public Service

Bryeshia Jennings and Victoria Dorgan of Cranston received scholarships from the Rhode Island Association of Former Legislators Scholarship Fund at the Rhode Island Foundation.