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Friends of John

Most people at the Middle East downstairs on December 15 probably didn’t know John Pike, the 23-year-old drummer of New York’s Ra Ra Riot who drowned on June 1.
Ra Ra Riot head up a benefit for their fallen Drummer
By GEORGIANA COHEN  |  December 26, 2007

Police cheaters don’t deserve pensions

Those who cheated should be subject to the same ethical scrutiny as those who provided the means to cheat.
By MARY ANN SORRENTINO  |  June 20, 2007

John J. Partington was a class act

Serving as Providence’s public safety commissioner during the waning years of Buddy Cianci’s rule must have been a thankless task.
In Memoriam
By IAN DONNIS  |  February 15, 2006