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  1. Cilantro Mexican Grill to Pay $100k in Back Wages and Fines for Not Paying OvertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... on Tuesday. The chain, owned by CMG Holding Company LLC, also employed three minors at its Cranston and North Providence locations - one 16, two 17 - to use their own vehicles to make food deliveries in violation of child labor laws, the Labor ...

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  2. Students, teachers find fault with PARCC testRead the original story

    46 min ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... test. Saying many parents feel PARCC takes time away from classroom work, Rep. Gregg Amore (D-Dist. 65, East Providence) and Sen. Adam J. Satchell (D-Dist. 9, West Warwick) have introduced legislation (2015-H 5845 and 2015-S 0736) to allow parents ...

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  3. Kent gets OK for lifesaving procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... recovery. Patients coming from communities to the south of Kent face an even longer run to reach the hospitals in Providence. He estimated Kent is currently referring about 65 emergency coronary cases annually to the hospitals in Providence. He ...

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  4. East Coast bank moves into HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    David Slye, the director of the oil and gas group being transferred from the Royal Bank of Scotland Group to Providence, Rhode Island-based Citizens Financial Group Inc., said the group will market to clients nationwide. Providence, Rhode Island-based Citizens Financial Group Inc. launched in Houston on March 31 with its purchase of a $400-million portfolio of reserve-based loans from the local office of its parent company, the Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC , and the recruitment of RBS's oil and gas banking group.

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  5. Wake to be held for girl killed by RIPTA busRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... family asks that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Hasbro Children's Hospital, PO Box H, Providence, RI 02901.

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  6. Study Links Letting Kids Sip Alcohol To Later DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... Here for Latest myTV38 Online Features Follow @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [] PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CBS) - Letting children have even a sip of alcohol could lead to danger, according to a new study. Researchers at ...

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  7. Marie Fitzgerald of SMMA Honored with 2015 IIDA New England Leadership AwardRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... in Architecture, Engineering, Interior Design, and Site Design. With offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts; Providence, Rhode Island; and Chapel Hill, North Carolina, the firm offers a multi-disciplinary approach grounded in the values of responsible ...

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  8. Letting kids sip alcohol may 'send wrong message'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... said lead researcher Kristina Jackson, of Brown University's Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, in Providence, R.I. "We're not trying to say whether it's 'OK' or 'not OK' for parents to allow this," Jackson said in a journal news release. She ...

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  9. Cilantro Mexican Grill to Pay $100k in Back Wages and Fines for Not Paying OvertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... on Tuesday. The chain, owned by CMG Holding Company LLC, also employed three minors at its Cranston and North Providence locations - one 16, two 17 - to use their own vehicles to make food deliveries in violation of child labor laws, the Labor ...

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  10. Cilantro Mexican Grill to pay over $100k to underpaid workersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... revealed that the restaurant chain also employed three minors, one age 16 and two age 17, at its North Providence and Cranston locations, who were using their own cars to make food deliveries which is in violation of the child labor provisions of ...

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  11. Providence to announce new 'cluster' economic strategyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    The City of Providence's Cluster Development Strategy will kickoff this week at an event hosted by the Rhode Island Foundation.

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  12. Keith Russell joins CBS 11 KTVT DFWRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mikemcguff blog

    ... station's weekend sports anchor. Prior to that, he was a sports anchor for ESPN, CNN, WPVI (Philadelphia), WJAR (Providence, R.I.), Jackson, Miss. and WHLT (Hattiesburg, Miss.). He also worked as a news anchor at WRC in Washington, D.C. "Dallas-Fort ...

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  13. Giving Kids Sip of Alcohol Is Bad Move: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    ... said lead researcher Kristina Jackson, of Brown University's Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, in Providence, R.I. "We're not trying to say whether it's 'OK' or 'not OK' for parents to allow this," Jackson said in a journal news release. She ...

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  14. Score! Video gamers may learn visual tasks more quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... the first and second. Non-gamers actually did worse on the first. Unresolved: Whether video games... view more PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] -- Many studies show that video gamers perform better than non-gamers on certain visual tasks, like ...

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  15. Kids Allowed to 'Sip' Alcohol May Start Drinking EarlierRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... lead researcher Kristina Jackson, Ph.D., of the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at Brown University in Providence, R.I. "We're not trying to say whether it's 'OK' or 'not OK' for parents to allow this," Jackson said. Still, she noted, some ...

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  16. Shane Luke doing it for dadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Providence College's Shane Luke leaps over Miami Ohio's Andrew Schmit In the first period of their NCAA east regional hockey tournament game Saturday in Providence, R.I. Luke's father died four years ago, but his spirit lives on as his son prepares for Frozen Four. Dana Luke's house had grown awfully quiet.

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  17. Cranston Police Arrest Shooting SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Cranston Police say the suspect responsible for a shooting at a market over the weekend is now in custody. Police say Rony Martinez shot Fuad Yusuf of Providence at the Tuma Mini Market on Dyer Avenue on Saturday.

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  18. Letting Kids Taste Alcohol May Promote Early DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... a co-author of the study and a researcher at the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. [ 7 Ways Alcohol Affects Your Health ] Many of the kids in our study reported that parents - either knowingly ...

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  19. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Southern New England Music Expo Coming to RI May 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... said Greg Lato, co-organizer of the event, along with Rich Marin. Greg Lato is a songwriter originally from Providence, RI. He writes for film/TV, himself and other artists. He recently placed a song in the film '16-Love' featuring a teen star from ...

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  20. Police Log: Drug Distribution and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    After arriving to the area, two people were arrested on drug charges. James Pierce, 58, of Lakeville, was charged with possession of a Class B drug and Rosa DePina, 28, of Providence R.I., was charged with possession to distribute a Class D drug and conspiracy to violate drug law.

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