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Cranston, Rhode Island is located in Providence County. Zip codes in Cranston, RI include 02920, 02910, and 02921. The median home price in Cranston is $219,900 which is roughly $141/per square foot. More Cranston information.

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Cranston News

Local news for Cranston, RI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | Gawker

Too Bad You Weren't On the Road When A Truck Full of Money Overturned

An armored truck carrying a buttload of cash overturned in Rhode Island on Saturday, police officers say, and guess what: movies are real and money started pouring out everywhere! The armored truck that was driving in Cranston, Rhode Island, caused quite a stir when it overturned in the road, spilling bags of money .


16 hrs ago |

Now Playing Onstage in Rhode Island - Week of 8/31/2014

MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT Theatre By The Sea 8/20-9/7/2014 The funniest show on earth is coming to spread laughter and merriment throughout the kingdom of Matunuck! Monty Python's SPAMALOT, the outrageous musical comedy lovingly ripped off from the film classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail, tells the story of King Arthur and his Knights of the ... (more)


Sat Aug 30, 2014

WLNE-TV Providence

Block expected to be endorsed by Robitaille

Rhode Island Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Block is expected to win the formal backing of the party's 2010 nominee for the office.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cranston Manufacturer Plans Expanson

Yushin America, the North American headquarters of Japan's Yushin Precision Equipment Co., is planning a 24,000 square foot expansion of its facility in Cranston.


Customer Interaction Solutions

Field Tested CAT5e Wallplate Switch Designed for IP Camera Video Surveillance Networks

ENP Newswire - 29 August 2014 Release date- 28082014 - Electro Standards Laboratories , Cranston, RI, adds Model 7190 RJ45 Online/Offline Double Gang Wallbox Switch to their Network Switch product line.


Thu Aug 28, 2014

Fung Picks Second-in-Command of State Police to Lead Cranston Police Department

Cranston Mayor Allan W. Fung later today will announce the selection of the the Rhode Island State Police's second in command to lead the Cranston Police Department as its next chief.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

Rhode Island Department of Health News

Blue-Green Algae Bloom Found in J.L. Curran Reservoir

The Department of Health and the Department of Environmental Management are advising people to avoid recreational activities in J.L. Curran Reservoir in Cranston because a blue-green algae bloom has been detected in the waters of the reservoir.


WLNE-TV Providence

GOP candidates square off in live debate

Republican Gubernatorial candidates Ken Block and Allan Fung continued to exchange barbs back and forth in the ABC6 primary debate on Wednesday night.


Cranston Girl Hurt by Arrow Fired by Man Trying to Hit Pigeon

A 9-year-old Cranston girl was hurt by an arrow that ricocheted off the ground and struck her while she was walking a dog on Bain Street Tuesday afternoon.


The Phoenix

Who approved these messages?

Campaign 2014 - and, therefore, the campaign 2014 TV ad season - is far from over.


In Ad, Cranston Firefighter Says Vote for Taveras is "Vote for Middle Class"

Saying "Angel knows what it's like to work for a living," a Cranston firefighter has appeared in a political ad in support of Providence Mayor Angel Taveras' run for Governor of Rhode Island.


Tue Aug 26, 2014

William Hall Library Welcomes new Youth Services Librarian

The Cranston Public Library is pleased to announce that Elise Petrarca has been appointed the new Youth Services Librarian at the William Hall Library.


Music on the Green' to help further Alviti's dream

FAMILY FOUNDATION: Sharon Alviti is pictured with Victoria's sisters, Valerie and Lauren, at last year's fundraiser for the foundation.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

Cranston Woman Breaks the Mold at Welding School

Wearing a helmet and wielding a fiery torch is in all in a day's work now for a Cranston woman.


Farming sees youthful surge

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Miami Herald

Block touts business acumen in governor's campaign

Every tax season, Ken Block says, his accountant tells him to move his businesses to Massachusetts to save on taxes and fees.


Now Playing Onstage in Rhode Island - Week of 8/24/2014

View All Show Listings for Rhode Island Click Here to View Rhode Island Calendar MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT Matunuck Live Theatre 8/13-8/31/2014 Click Here for More Information MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT Theatre By The Sea 8/20-9/7/2014 The funniest show on earth is coming to spread laughter and merriment throughout the kingdom of ... (more)


Sat Aug 23, 2014

Burbage Theatre Company Presents Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, Now thru 9/7

Julius Caesar is a play about men who make mistakes; great men whose choice to act was met with grave consequences.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

Cranston man facing felony charge in shooting death of cat

Stubby the cat was shot with a BB gun. "That's rude. Shouldn't do that to animals," Stubby's owner, Sheri Domenico told NBC 10. Domenico's daughter, Tiffany, was at their home on Sumner Ave. off Cranston Street when Stubby went into the neighbor's back yard.


Republican candidates square off in Warwick mayoral debate

The Republican candidates squared off in a debate Friday at the Pilgrim Senior Center.



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