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Monday, March 18, 2019

Murder in Cranston

Lauren Ise told police her ex-boyfriend was trying to kill her

 The city of Cranston is reeling from the brutal, vicious murder of Lauren Ise who was found dead in her apartment last week. Police have arrested and charged her former boyfriend Michael Marrapese with her murder and he is being held without bail. Lauren Ise worked at the Cranston Ice rink and in the past few weeks expressed fear that her ex-boyfriend and his brother were threatening her and even put a knife to her throat, however police dismissed her complaints. 

In an emotional interview on the John DePetro Radio Show, Cheryl Palazzo( the mother of Lauren Ise) claims Marrapese has had 43 run-ins with police and has a serious drug problem. Palazzo claims Lauren was petrified of Marrapese and called Cranston police pleading for help but to no avail. Ise was in the process of relocating to get away from Marrapese while he was recently locked up at the ACI but Judge Bucci let him out with a suspended sentence and with no warning to Lauren Ise.

 Cranston police allegedly told Ise they did not consider Marrapese a serious threat and that Marrapeses father "Bobo" was a respected member of organized crime. Lauren Ise called police last week reporting Marrapese was trying to break-in to her apartment at 3:am, screaming he would kill her. Police told her to lock her door and call them at the end of the week, however Ise was killed within 24 hours. Palazzo claims the apartment was found filled with "Manson type writings"written in blood on the wall where her daughter was found  brutally tortured, killed and her eyes removed. Floor panels and carpeting needed to be removed from the apartment due to the amount of blood at the crime scene.  Marrapese allegedly drove off in the Ise car (after the murder) to Providence to find drugs. Palazzo said since mid-February her daughter had been terrified of Marrapese and told her mother, friends and police he threatened to kill her. Mayor Fung has declined comment citing the police investigation.


Marrapese is the son of feared mob killer Bobo Marrapese who killed mobster Dickie Callie in 1975 in the Achorn social club on Federal Hill. Callie was then dumped in a shallow grave in Rehoboth.  

Governor Gina Raimondo has refused to comment on the murder instead encouraging young girls to enter her "Governor for the day" essay contest. The Governor has also been vocal on the extreme abortion bill claiming women's health is a "top priority" and women need control over their body. For the latest on the Cranston murder listen to the John DePetro Radio Show.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Will Raimondo destroy Rhode Island making extreme third trimester abortion law?

 Where have you gone Joe Garrahy? Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo is set to make history with her support of the most radical, evil, extreme abortion law in the Northeast and possibly the country. Raimondo has offered her support for a new Rhode Island law that would make infanticide legal in Rhode Island with consent from the mother and doctor. Governor Raimondo signed on to the most extreme evil  abortion efforts in order to receive generous  campaign donations from Planned Parenthood and Emily's list for her eight million dollar  2018 campaign. Raimondo is also pushing for the law to make it perfectly acceptable for a woman to terminate her pregnancy WHILE in labor in the ninth month. 

the evil twins

Meanwhile there has been tremendous push back from Rhode Island Right to Life to try and shine on light on the lies and false claims the Progressive reform caucus have made that "71% of people support abortion up to the minute of birth" which is a complete lie. Sources say Governor Raimondo will use this evil barbaric legislation to gain favor and valuable campaign donations from the most extreme progressive groups in order to seek a higher national profile for herself. It is always about Gina and it has always been about Gina. Raimondo has proven to be the most evil, selfish, egomaniac governor the state has ever seen. Will the people support her? listen to the John DePetro Radio show.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Illegal aliens continue to invade Rhode Island in record numbers


The invasion continues. Sources in both law-enforcement and human services report the number of illegal aliens arriving in Rhode Island continues at a record pace with larger numbers expected in the spring and summer. 

School officials in Providence and Central Falls report children arriving daily at schools from other countries unable to speak English and without vaccinations. One immigration source estimated the number of illegals entering Rhode Island is now over 1,000 a month with the states generous welfare program enticing illegals to come and stay. Illegal immigration is down in other states as talk of the border wall and stricter immigration laws are being enforced. In Rhode Island, Governor Gina Raimondo and Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza continue to actively promise a safe haven for illegals to live in Rhode Island. The new state budget is expected to be over $10 billion dollars with a large portion going to welfare benefits and less money spent to help the elderly. 

welcome to Rhode Island

Governor Raimondo plans to continue to raise taxes, increase gambling and promises to legalize cannabis to pay for all the spending. Crime is expected to rise with the increase in drugs and illegals. By the end of 2019, you could fill the Dunk with the number of illegals entering the state in one year alone. To find out what is really happening in Rhode Island listen to the John DePetro Radio show.

Monday, January 14, 2019

From "Hope" to "Dope" :Raimondo pushes Rhode Island to pot


old Rhode Island

The Rhode Island state motto becomes "Dope." After failing to lure any companies or jobs to Rhode Island, Governor Gina Raimondo puts up the white flag of surrender by announcing her plans to fill massive deficit budget holes by legalizing marijuana in Rhode Island. That ought to improve the test scores. Bring back Senate President Paiva Weed!

Raimondo has failed to land any large companies during her time in office and now falls for the easy fix of gambling and drugs. Can legalizing prostitution be far behind? When you have a ten billion dollar state budget, high taxes and a ridiculously high number on the state work force, legal pot becomes the option. Raimondo has run out of tax tricks and would rather focus on raising her national profile than deal with a state on the verge of collapse. 

The contest of Governor for the Day contest could become Dealer for the day. The Governor who promised "cranes in the sky" has decided to get the state high. What an absolute embarrassing disgrace of a leader Raimondo has turned out to be. The Governor of gambling, drugs, empty building and a broken education system. Will she be remembered as the Tolls on the road or Tokes on the Rhode Governor? What a tremendous example she sets for young women(who want to live in Las Vegas). Welcome to Rhode Island the "Wasted state."Listen to the John DePetro radio to find out more. 

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Exclusive: Does the State Police scandal lead to Speaker Mattiello's office?

 Warning: video below contains vulgar language and violence. Intended for mature audiences only. 

In the video above, Demers in reportedly in the black shirt. Unknown if this was considered  "training" for the academy. 

The  CH 10 I-Team broke a blockbuster story of allegations from a veteran trooper who refused to cooperate when asked to revise the background report he conducted on a potential new recruit to the Rhode Island State Police. http://turnto10.com/i-team/nbc-10-i-team-risp-lieutenant-says-boss-pressured-him-to-change-recruit-background-report

 The CH 10 story mentions a former trooper trying to get his son on the state police even though the son has had "twenty encounters  with the law" including one incident when he was arrested and he failed to mention it to state police during his interview.  The Trooper in the CH 10 story, LT. Mike Casey, claims he was pressured by State Police brass to alter the scathing background report he conducted on the son of the former trooper attempting to join the state police. 

Garrett Demers

The state police internal report identified the potential young recruit as Garrett Demers, son of former trooper James Demers. James Demers, who works security at the Dunk,  is reportedly good friends with House Speaker Nick Mattiello and Garrett Demers works at the Rhode Island State House for Speaker Mattiello. Hmmm?

 Sources claim pressure came from the Speakers office to the State Police to get Trooper Casey to alter his scathing report on Garrett Demers. One state police source claims Casey "misunderstood" and that state police were not trying to get Demers on the state police force but rather just have Trooper Casey " tone down" his scathing background check on Garrett Demers which includes twenty run-ins with law enforcement, arrest and vulgar language towards police.   

Speaker of the House

The state police will not send background checks they conduct to other police forces however other police forces do have access to read them at state police headquarters. State Police Colonel Ann Assumpico, 62 years old,  suddenly announced her retirement after only two years on the job shortly before this story broke. Sources claim Governor Raimondo initiated the Assumpico retirement shortly after learning of the state police scandal. State Police deny the claims by Trooper Casey. Assumpico became the first female Colonel of the Rhode Island State Police after an extensive diversity search. Governor Raimondo has named a replacement for Assumpico but this time around has skipped the diversity search. 

This story is developing...Listen to the John DePetro Show to find out more. 

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Is Providence Mayor Elorza the worst mayor ever?

Mayor Elorza and key staff

Providence Mayor Elorza has not been indicted for any real crime but seems he should be charged with being the worst mayor in the history of the state.  Elorza has embraced homeless and panhandlers, installed more parking meters and is unfriendly to business. Providence has one of the worst public school systems in the country along with some of the highest taxes. 

mayor who?

While Boston is booming, Providence has the empty Superman building and no new jobs. Elorza has encouraged illegals to move to Providence and proudly describes the city as a "sanctuary city." The Providence pension system is the titanic and the main priority of Mayor Elorza is a "kinder city." Elorza allows nightclub shootings and stabbings yet pulls the license and shuts down the Foxy Lady. Elorza has no plan over the next four years to improve the business climate, education system or lower taxes. Under Elorza, there was a school bus strike resulting in the drivers setting six buses on fire while they blamed an "electrical problem" for causing the fire on six separate buses in the pouring rain. Could any person do worse?

welcome to Silver Lake

 Governor Raimondo seems to want to distance herself from the pathetic excuse for a mayor. The city payroll is bloated with workers who are politically connected and no danger of ever losing their jobs regardless of the condition of the city. State leaders want to remove the city power over the 195 land due to the mayor being labeled "an idiot" by the Projo. What will be his next blunder? Listen to the John DePetro radio show for the latest.