Sports

Yankee, Vasquez help Panthers continue winning ways

After a seven-day layoff, one might have thought that the Johnston boys’ basketball team would be a little rusty, but that was not the case last Friday night as it downed the Moses Brown Quakers …
Movie Reviews

HAIL, CAESAR!

* * * * (Spoof on Hollywood, religion, politics) The Coen Brothers have come up with a tongue-in-cheek look at Hollywood in its glory days, throwing in spoofs on religion, politics and anything …
Entertainment

Annual Cajun & Zydeco Mardi Gras ball returns to Rhodes on the Pawtuxet for 24th year

Lagniappe Productions, producers of the annual Labor Day weekend Rhythm & Roots Festival in Charlestown, bring back their authentic Louisiana Mardi Gras celebration held annually in southern New …

That’s entertainment: Twenty years ago

Violinist Midori and pianist Robert McDonald were at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Tickets were $20-$40. The Philadelphia Dance Company was at Rhode Island College. The Odeum had “An Evening …
Opinion

Sun Rise Scoops

By MERI R. KENNEDY Meet the Chamber of Commerce Mayor Joseph Polisena invites the Johnston business community to an informal meeting with the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce at …
Lifestyles

The Confetti Foundation

Stephanie Frazier Grimm has always been a fan of parties. Frazier Grimm would eventually become a professional party planner; she currently owns Couture Parties, a wedding, event planning and design …
LAST WEEK'S EDITION

Town Hall elevator installation complete

The ageless Johnston Town Hall is now fully accessible to those with disabilities. “This is the best money we’ve ever spent on this building,” Mayor Joseph Polisena said. “The elevator …