Your Neighbors: News From Area Communities

JohnstonPatch has the scoop on nearby communities. See what’s going on in cities and towns around the region.

While we at JohnstonPatch focus primarily on the local news the affects you most, we also understand there is a world outside of Johnston — yes, really!

Take a look at what's going on in some of the communities around Rhode Island and join the conversations going on around the state.

Check out the CoventryPatch coverage of a leaking roof that caused major problems at Coventry High School; the latest on the school prayer mural saga in Cranston, where CranstonPatch reported that a former City Councilman has offered to pay for its removal from Cranston West; North KingstownPatch updates on the driver in an East Greenwich accident that claimed the lives of two teenagers; and Rhode Island Education Commissioner Deborah Gist's Op-Ed on the mass teacher layoff notices sent out by the Woonsocket School Committee, as reported on WoonsocketPatch.

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Looking for news in other communities not listed above? Visit patch.com to view all of the towns we're covering across the nation.


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