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CRANSTON POLICE arrested multiple people at 1890 Broad St. after a brawl ensued between three tenants and the landlord. / PBN FILE PHOTO

Report: Cranston landlord, tenants charged after brawl

CRANSTON – A fight between an apartment building landlord and several of his tenants at a Broad Street property on April 9 led to...

R.I. State Police Col. James Manni hired as South Kingstown town...

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – R.I. State Police Col. James M. Manni is returning to municipal government as a town manager once again. After serving for three...

Should Providence create a new public-safety office for initial responses to...

A new report says Providence could cut costs and improve services by creating a public-safety department to coordinate and respond to social service-related needs. The...

Keep ATVs off city streets

Kudos to Cranston and Providence officials for taking seriously the proliferation of all-terrain vehicles on city streets. The cities are joining forces to combat...

High-driving arrests rise in Vermont, but there’s nuance in the numbers

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) – In the first year that recreational marijuana was legal in Vermont, the number of drivers arrested by state police for...
THE R.I. SUPREME COURT affirmed a decision that upheld Cranston Mayor Allan W. Fung's pension reforms for public safety workers. The city had settled with most members of the pension plan, but a group of pension members opted out and continued litigation against the city. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Was the R.I. Supreme Court right to side with Cranston in...

Nearly three years after R.I. Superior Court ruled in favor of Cranston in its bid to sharply curtailed cost-of-living adjustments for police and firefighter...
TAKING THE LEAD: Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza says he’s proud that the Providence Police Department was the first in the state to adopt body cameras for its police officers. He said the program has been well-received, adding it helps to calm people down because they know they are being recorded, while also allowing “the entire picture” of an incident to get out.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Can a self-described ‘pro[business]-growth progressive’ mayor boost investment in Providence?

The son of Guatemalan immigrants who settled in the West End of Providence, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza is a pull-yourself-up-by-your-bootstraps story: The first in...
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