News

Helping shed a light on blended learning

Debra Ramm’s office is housed at the Graniteville School, in the same classroom where she used to teach fourth grade, but you’d be hard-pressed to find her sitting in there these days for very …
SPORTS

Johnston closes regular season with rout of Pilgrim

The Johnston Lady Panthers basketball team clinched its second straight Division II-North title with a 55-30 win over the Pilgrim Patriots on Tuesday night at Johnston High School on what was an …
POLICE LOG

Police Log

The Police Log is a digest of reports provided by the Johnston Police, Rhode Island State Police and other departments. VANDALISM Officer Adam Parkinson responded to the Claudia Lee Salon at …
OPINION

Accusation without substance

To the Editor: The book review by Leslie Epstein titled “Nazis in Tinsel Town,” in the Standard of February 5 was read by me with great interest and agreement. It was excellent; that is until …
LIFESTYLES

Why do we celebrate Valentine's Day?

Why do humans seek comfort in consistent rituals like Valentine’s Day?
EDITORIAL

When thoughts and prayers aren’t enough

Unfortunately, sometimes it takes a tragedy before meaningful changes are made that could have prevented such a tragedy in the first place. In reference to the tragic Station Night Club Fire, …