Ferrara’s Hometown Bar & Grill receives official welcome

The storefront at 560 Killingly Street in Johnston has housed many different business in recent years, most notably The Cookie Lady and Zoe’s Café. Now, the location is the new home of a rather …

JNP outlasts WWEWG in season opener

The Johnston/North Providence Co-op hockey team held off West Warwick/Exeter-West Greenwich Co-op in a high-scoring tilt at the Rhode Island Sports Center, 8-6, on Saturday evening. Standout …

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports provided by the Johnston Police, Rhode Island State Police and other departments. FIERY CRASH A Johnston man was arrested last night on drunk driving …

Keep your hands to yourself!

To the Editor: The news is filled with stories of men inappropriately touching and sexually harassing women. It's caused me to wonder, what gives men the right to do this? Why do you think you can touch us whenever you want or make suggestive remarks: a

URI plant clinic offers winter tips for protecting holiday greenery

Most homeowners and gardeners pay the closest attention to the health of their plants and trees during the spring and summer growing season and ignore them during the rest of the year. But just …

Defining 'the line' is actually pretty easy

As more cases of sexual harassment and assault are coming to light from a growing movement, some are wondering how they're supposed to know where the "line" is. If you're even asking, that's not a good sign.