Johnston Info

Johnston, Rhode Island is located in Providence County. Zip codes in Johnston, RI include 02919. The median home price in Johnston is $210,000 which is roughly $137/per square foot. More Johnston information.

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Tuesday Aug 26 |

RI lawmaker's husband sentenced to prison in fraud case

The husband of a Rhode Island state representative was sentenced to 48 months in federal prison after using a stolen credit card and claimed he was homeless to collect $58,000 in fraudulent Social Security benefits.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

We're not alone anymore': 5th Race for Matt and Grace to support fight against Friedreich's ataxia

MILY: Matt DiIorio , his family and friends say connecting with the FA community has made a major difference in their lives.



Man charged in stabbing in Providence

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Phoenix

What does it mean to be a Democrat in Rhode Island?

The Governor of Rhode Island is a Democrat. So are the lieutenant governor, secretary of state, general treasurer, and attorney general.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Inside Self-Storage

Bodies of Infant, 2 Adults Found in Auctioned Self-Storage Unit in Johnston, RI

The bodies of a baby boy and two decomposing adults were discovered last week inside an auctioned self-storage unit at United Storage in Johnston, R.I. The unit had been rented by Alfred Pennine, a funeral director who died last month in New Hampshire, according to police.


Sat Aug 16, 2014

Former employee charged with Johnston pub break-ins arrested again

A Coventry man charged in connection with a string of break-ins at the pub where he used to work was arrested again Friday.


Thu Aug 14, 2014


Infant among bodies found in storage unit

Three badly decomposed bodies were discovered inside a storage unit in Johnston, Rhode Island on Thursday - including the body of an infant.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Narragansett Times

Injured hawk almost fully recovered

A Red Tail Hawk which was badly injured at the Johnston Landfill is almost at a full recovery, according to officials involved in its rehabilitation.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

Reed greets voters at markets, senior centers

Up for re-election this year, Sen. Jack Reed has been meeting Rhode Islanders across the state in recent weeks.


Thu Aug 07, 2014

Convicted killer charged in drug operation

Gerald Mastracchio is accused of running a marijuana distribution operation out of a house in Johnston, which authorities said is a violation of his parole.


New Era provides - one of the best gifts you can give a child'

LIVING THEIR DREAM: Marlena DeLuca, left, holding her daughter Angelina, and Vanessa Faiola, holding her son Giancarlo, recently realized their dream of a foreign language immersion preschool with the opening of New Era Enrichment Academy.


Wed Aug 06, 2014

Fire Rescue Magazine

HazMat Incident Causes Evacuation of Rhode Island Facility

A recycling facility in Johnston has been evacuated and some workers have been taken to hospitals after fumes from an unknown chemical were released.


WLNE-TV Providence

Recycling center evacuated due to haz-mat incident

A recycling facility in Johnston has been evacuated and some workers have been taken to hospitals after fumes from an unknown chemical were released.


Tue Aug 05, 2014

Daniel Morrow

Police said Tuesday that a former employee of the Clubhouse Pub in Johnston has been charged in connection with three break-ins at the pub.


Sun Aug 03, 2014

Convicted murderer Gerald Mastracchio arrested in pot bust

Mastracchio and 53-year-old Joseph Ziroli were arrested on Putnam Pike in Johnston Thursday for running a marijuana grow operation.


Business Insurance

Manufacturers should fully understand risks to optimize insurance coverage

While insurance for contingent business interruption or supply chain risk can help mitigate manufacturers' risks, they need to fully understand their exposures to make the best use of their coverage strategies.


Sat Aug 02, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Wedding: Marleny Nesshengel & Matthew Hopp

Marleny is a 1998 graduate of Tech High School and a 2005 masters degree graduate from SCSU.



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