Comedy or tragedy? Play tells infamous mayor’s story onstage
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — In life, he craved the limelight. Now a new stage play is pulling back the curtain on Vincent "Buddy" Cianci, one of the nation's most notorious mayors.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A new play about Buddy Cianci (see-AN'-see), the infamous mayor of Providence who was forced out of office twice due to felonies, will debut in September.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The story of the notorious late Mayor Buddy Cianci, who was forced out of office twice, is coming to the stage.
Trinity Repertory Company in Providence announced on Thursday that it has commissioned playwright George Brant to write a play or musical adaptation of "The Prince of Providence," the 2004 book detailing Cianci's tumultuous two decades at the city's helm.
Providence Journal investigative reporter Malinowski dies
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — W. Zachary Malinowski, an award-winning investigative reporter for The Providence Journal, has died following a battle with ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease.
The newspaper reported that Malinowski, known as Bill, died at home Thursday. He was 57.
During his 30-year career at the Journal, Malinowski covered a range of stories, from organized crime to public corruption in the administrations of former Rhode Island Gov. Edward DiPrete and former...
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