News

St. Rocco's steak fry really sizzles

By PETE FONTAINE Countless people know about the talents of Mike Montecalvo, the popular news anchor at WPRI-TV Channel 12 and Fox TV based in East Providence. What many people don't know about the widely-watched news man is that Montecalvo has a
SPORTS

Panthers open up season with injury fund win

Panthers open up season with injury fund win By JOE RUSSO The lack of practice time due to the severe heat last week did not stop the Johnston football team from posting a 12-0 Injury Fund victory over Division 3 North Providence in what was the first of
POLICE LOG

Police Log

DRIVING ON SUSPENDED LICENSE On Sept. 14 at approximately 9:10 a.m. Kolawole Badru, 28, of 66 What Cheer Ave. in Providence, was charged by Patrolman Michael Schiappa for Driving with a Suspended License - 1st Offense. He was originally pulled over for
OPINION

A plan we need

To the Editor: Candidate for governor Matt Brown has a plan that should turn the head of every person who cares about the environment and climate change. By 2035, Matt's renewable energy plan will build twice as much wind, solar and hydropower as Rhode
LIFESTYLES

Perfect cut for 50 years

Finding the perfect hairdresser can sometimes be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. That’s the case for Teresa Romano, whose hairdresser Mario Cacchillo has been cutting her hair for almost 50 …
EDITORIAL

Improving morality over meatballs

Maybe we're not passed the point of being able to have civil dialogue just yet. We can hope, at the very least. Results from the Rhode Island Foundation's ambitious social experiment - Together RI - has outlined positive potential for our society's