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Bob July 17, 2014 at 07:08 pm
The suspense is riveting...Let's go Fung...get it over with.....
PMarandola July 18, 2014 at 06:26 am
I heard by September. Anybody would be better then the former Colonel & so glad his cronies areRead More not part of this!
nicole fine July 18, 2014 at 10:13 am
Nice to see the MAYOR spending time in his City.
Photo: Screen capture via WPRI
Bob July 15, 2014 at 10:42 am
And yet we have another fine upstanding piece of dirt from Cranston in the news......with a gunRead More again no less..go figure..... He'll be back out to reign terror by Friday....
PMarandola July 15, 2014 at 03:41 pm
Bob do you really live in Cranston? lol
Taylor Swift. Credit: Eva Rinaldi (Flickr/Creative Commons)
Leave RI July 15, 2014 at 08:45 am
I'll go with Otto and Jasmine are towel head Talibtards for $500 Alex.
Kendall Pelletier July 15, 2014 at 09:09 am
who cares if she makes alot of money they were tresspassing
LongGoneAndHappy July 17, 2014 at 04:44 pm
Man....music critics everywhere.
Lt Bil Drat July 11, 2014 at 09:43 pm
Ya mean that thar say-yance lady never paid no mine to see this a-comin'...git yer money backRead More fellers!
Bob July 12, 2014 at 08:16 am
Just another scum bag working for the state stealing tax payer money who happens to wear aRead More uniform....Loser
Not my first rodeo July 16, 2014 at 10:28 am
Shitbag in a uniform
Police said a man left his poodle in a sweltering car while he shopped at BJ's Wholesale Club. File photo.
Stephanie St Angelo Chenard July 12, 2014 at 02:39 am
Common sense??? I'll make it easy to understand. LEAVE THE DOG HOME!!!!!!! Enough said!!!
morlamweb July 12, 2014 at 03:04 pm
I agree, Stephanie! "Common" sense should be to leave your dog at home. What Cai andRead More Michael don't seem to get is that temperatures in a parked car get very hot very quickly, particularly in the hot summer sun. Even four minutes in the shade with the windows open can make it uncomfortably hot in the car. Believe me, if I see a dog trapped in a hot car, I WILL report it. Responsible dog owners do NOT leave their "beloved" dogs in the car!
Samantha Marley August July 14, 2014 at 01:01 pm
My car doesn't have AC. If I can drive around for hours without getting too hot, or sit in theRead More direct sunlight with the windows open and not overheat, I think a dog can survive three minutes with ice water and windows down.
Patch file photo.
Elana Carello July 10, 2014 at 08:58 am
Haha, Sepe knows alll about unions contributing to campaigns.
Becca July 10, 2014 at 09:07 am
Sepe is spot on about Fung's laptop for sure!
nicole fine July 10, 2014 at 06:19 pm
Sepe is creepy! Ever wonder why doesn't he run for an elected office?
Photo: @KelieAna via Twitter
getreal July 10, 2014 at 10:58 am
Can we find out what penalty they receive and do these low-life's have a previous record ?
Becca July 10, 2014 at 01:48 pm
@getreal go to RI Judiciary site & look them up, defendant search it tells plenty!
I_Like_EG July 14, 2014 at 07:23 am
Nice work Cranston & state pd. glad you caught these morons! I would say though it would beRead More nice if cpd had more of a presence on the west side. I barely ever see an officer patrolling? Anyways good job men, women & dog :)
The maximum fine for littering in Rhode Island is now $1,000. File photo.
Chris July 9, 2014 at 08:20 pm
Unless they enforce the law it doesn't matter what the penalty is!
It is what it is July 11, 2014 at 11:19 am
Honestly, in 1989 I was caught in Portsmouth throwing a soda can out of my car, coming around theRead More bend at the overlook near Kaiser Aluminum. I had to go to court and paid a $50.00 fine and it is still on my record. On the very rare occasion I have some interaction with law enforcement it is VERY embarrassing, now that I am older and know better. EVERY police officer WILL enforce that law IF the offence is observed. BELIEVE IT......
It is what it is July 11, 2014 at 11:21 am
Honestly, in 1989 I was caught in Portsmouth throwing a soda can out of my friends car, comingRead More around the bend at the overlook near Kaiser Aluminum. I had to go to court and paid a $50.00 fine and it is still on my record. On the very rare occasion I have some interaction with law enforcement it is always brought up and it is VERY embarrassing, now that I am older and know better. EVERY police officer WILL enforce that law IF the offence is observed. BELIEVE IT......
It's now illegal in Rhode Island to leave a dog in a sweltering vehicle. File photo.
MillicentBroderick July 8, 2014 at 09:47 pm
There are a fair number of people who are genuinely unaware of the danger, there are people who doRead More not like to be told how to run their lives and that extends to the creature in the car. I have on 4 occasions nicely and politely informed a person that it would be harmful to their dog to leave it in the car, as the dog had been. I have never had anyone say thank you I did not realize. I have been threatened with violence and basically run off. So what does that say. That is why it needs to be a law..so there is no "discussion". awful.
Samantha Marley August July 14, 2014 at 12:35 pm
If it's illegal to leave pets outside, we should be able to take them into the stores with us. MyRead More dog is an adorable long-haired Chihuahua. Everyone on earth wants to pet him and hug him, and for that reason I can't leave him outside a car -- he's very nervous and I wouldn't put it past him to nip or bite someone who tries to pet him. He's safer in the car. I also leave all the windows open, leave him loosely tied to the seat to leave him enough room to move around, and leave water with ice in it for him. This is all for a two second run into the store, literally never more than three minutes. I just think it all comes down to common sense. Don't leave anything in the car with all the windows up. Roll them down or put on the AC. However, I don't think any random person should be able to smash in my windows that are already mostly rolled down to get to a dog who is perfectly fine hah. This just seems sorta ridiculous. Obviously, don't hurt animals. I am actually huge on animal rights. This just seems excessive.
Kellie Jackson July 21, 2014 at 02:38 pm
Samantha, no. Just no. You shouldn't be allowed to bring your pets into stores. If you have to goRead More shopping, leave your pets at HOME. They don't belong in stores, making messes that most customers leave for the associates to clean up. If it's a service animal, that's fine. No other exceptions...
PMarandola July 6, 2014 at 09:38 am
The Editor should remove the negativity here! RIP little guy!
bruins011 July 6, 2014 at 10:29 am
Once again, Cranston proves what a low life, basement dwelling, knuckle dragging, fry dropping,Read More mouth breathing, momma's boy waste of oxygen he his. Who cares about the family situation? A young child died tragically. Who cares that the family comes and goes all hours if the night. Or that they are on public assistance. A life was lost too soon and that's all that should matter. On another note, Cranston. I find it hard to believe you have a friend. Are you sure it wasn't your mommy screaming down to the basement about that family?
PMarandola July 8, 2014 at 12:26 pm
His comment is gone!
Patch file photo.
PMarandola July 3, 2014 at 03:11 pm
Good to hear after the fiasco with The dirty dozen!
Bob July 3, 2014 at 10:21 pm
Mmmmm interesting the only one we ever hear from lately is the Mayors mouthpiece...Lopez...ofRead More course.... as Hiz Honor runs for Chief Ribbon Cutter ...Governor...on the taxpayers dime and time....nice....isn't life grand
Monty July 4, 2014 at 09:22 pm
Don't be ignorant, Bob. Mr. Lopez is the City's Chief of Staff, an extension of the Mayors office.Read More Does EVERY announcement from the White House come from the President? Every branch of government has PR personnel such as Mr. Lopez. Instead of slinging your negativity, why don't you contribute something substantial to the conversation?
Steven r July 1, 2014 at 06:37 pm
What happened in calling dig safe
Vinnie B. July 1, 2014 at 06:43 pm
Uh, no one was digging
Derek Duchemin July 3, 2014 at 09:18 am
Im farily sure no one calls that hotline not even the workers.
Bill the 1st June 30, 2014 at 06:31 pm
DEM teaches hunting education, has an archery range for proficiency testing, has Women's archeryRead More field day, etc. Hunting is essentially the only tool that DEM has to manage populations of game animals, and, due to population density, there are few places to hunt with a firearm.
Former Ports resident July 1, 2014 at 10:58 am
how much are they willing to buy them back for?
dohn joe July 6, 2014 at 04:01 pm
Im sure if they posted that the bows were stolen, then people would have set up the seller and theRead More police. Seeing that they kept it quiet until now, its going to be harder to find them. Secrecy is not good.
PMarandola June 24, 2014 at 10:34 am
@Leeza I so agree. And what is the difference between Illegals collecting SSI SNAP & workingRead More full time. You need an army of people to investigate them! Just saying
Vincent J Siravo Jr. June 24, 2014 at 12:39 pm
WOW! Although I think the court actions have a lot to do with giving another state job to someone;Read More it is refreshing to see that something was accomplished (for a change). I have been a victim of Workers Comp Fraud twice in the past year. "Restitution" does not provide any penalties breaking the law. Until there is a risk to the employee, employer, AND THE LAWYERS (have you noticed all the billboards on Rt 95?) who bring shady cases to court, workers comp laws will continue to be broken at will. Ridiculous cases such as the one mentioned are only a very small part of the problem. The biggest problem is phony claims for "injuries". Dr Summeroff gets busy every spring with people anxious to beat the system. Anyone who is truly injured must be protected, but there are many more who use a "sore shoulder" or "stiff neck" to get time off with pay. We need to change our opinion about "victimless" crimes. WE ARE THE VICTIMS HERE.
PMarandola June 25, 2014 at 11:36 am
Vincent we can thank the courts of RI all they care about is their BIG fat paychecks & pensions!Read More
Screenshot from the court ruling.
William Denton June 21, 2014 at 07:32 am
The boy was killed in 2009, What happened to the Sixth Amendment to the Constitution.
Paul Preuit June 22, 2014 at 01:33 pm
I'm not sure why you feel compelled, but let me un-muddy the waters. He was arraigned in October ofRead More '09 for the murder, the case was then submitted to a grand jury and he was formally charged in April of 2010. A series of continuances, asked for by HIS attorney, led to 27 pre-trial conferences, spread out of over the next two years. The trial was started in June of 2012, by an order of the court, despite protests by defense for "more time". As you know, by now, the steps taken by Cranston Police went under scrutiny by both the Superior Court presiding Judge and then the State Supreme Court. It seems to me that you can not delay the trial on your own accord, and then plead a violation of the 6th Amendment. This child killer shall continue on with his trial, eventual conviction and sentencing.
Patch file photo.
Abe Lincoln June 17, 2014 at 09:36 am
District of Columbia 5th? They will blow your brains out at the theatre!
George Kassis June 17, 2014 at 12:28 pm
this is good news. it would be good if the patch was to conduct a comparative by RI county breakdownRead More of these figures
jojo jenkins June 17, 2014 at 12:35 pm
Total BS. I live in Woosocket. We are right next to the border of Massachusetts. We have gunshotsRead More every day. Accidents 5/8 times a day. I walk over the border and everything is much cheaper. Let alone I have never been ripped of in MA. Of course Ri has the 2nd in "Fatal Occupational Injuries per Total Employees" as their is no work... As for sec offenders. We have 6(six) on our block alone and they allow children to live on this block knowing 2 of them wewre convicted pedophiles. These statistics are falsified. I would like to know the source of data for this. To me it appears that someone paid for these rankings to help drive more people to RI. Shame
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