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  1. Hazeltine receives the Susan Colver Rosenberger MedalRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    At the 2015 Commencement ceremony on the College Green, the faculty of Brown University conferred it highest honor, the Susan Colver Rosenberger Medal of Honor, on Barrett Hazeltine, professor emeritus of engineering. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Barrett Hazeltine, professor emeritus of engineering, who has inspired and guided scores of young entrepreneurs, was awarded the Susan Colver Rosenberger Medal of Honor at Brown University's 247th Commencement ceremony.

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  2. 1 Firefighter injured, 3 displaced in Providence house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    By Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com One firefighter was injured in a house fire that left three people in Providence without a home Saturday night. Fire Officials tell ABC 6 the call came in at 11:30 p.m. on May 23. The fire began in the rear wall of the house at 170 Parade Street.

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  3. Obituary: Angelo S. Runco / pediatrician from LarimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... with people. He really internalized it. It was like a calling to him," said one of his sons, Thomas, who lives in Providence, R.I. Material provided by the family included a brief appreciation by colleague Dr. Alan Lantzy, a neonatologist at West ...

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  4. Fire damages 2 homes in ProvidenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    By Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com The Providence Fire department is investigating a fire that damaged two homes Saturday night. Fire Officials say the fire began in the three story building at 128 Clarence Street shortly before 6 p.m. on May 23 and moved to the multi-family home next door.

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  5. "Healing Church" holds cannabis ceremony in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turnto10.com

    "We're supposed to have religious freedom," said church member Rey Herrera. "We believe that this was in the Bible and that we need to do this as a sacrifice."

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  6. At 80, Avis Britto of New Bedford is still on the cutting edge as an active hairstylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... have been their three children: daughters Monique Hazzard of Smithfield, R.I. and April Elderkin of East Providence, R.I.; and son Eric Britto Jr. of Fairhaven. They also have six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, and are grateful they ...

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  7. Yellen: 1st Rate Hike Likely By Year End If Economy ImprovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    ... the federal-funds rate target and begin the process of normalizing monetary policy," Yellen said to the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce in Providence, Rhode Island. But when the central bank finally begins to raise rates, Yellen said it would ...

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  8. Yellen: First rate hike likely by year end if economy improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    ... the federal-funds rate target and begin the process of normalising monetary policy," Yellen said to the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce in Providence, Rhode Island. But when the central bank finally begins to raise rates, Yellen said it would ...

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  9. News Minute: Here's the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Bedford. It was expected to arrive around 4 a.m. SANDWICH, Mass. (AP) - A Cape Cod teenager is hospitalized in Providence with burns after he accidentally kicked a propane torch onto a fire. Firefighters say they responded to a house in Sandwich at ...

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  10. Obituary: Joseph Perry, 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... . In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Home and Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main Street, Providence 02904.

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  11. Brown honors commissioned graduates and graduating veteransRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    On Saturday afternoon following the Baccalaureate Service, the University honored three graduating seniors who were commissioned as officers in the armed forces, six military veterans who are among the 2015 graduates, and Brown alumni who were killed in action in Vietnam. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Families, faculty, University guests, and cadets assembled on the Front Green Saturday afternoon to honor three newly commissioned students and six graduating veterans.

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  12. Stocks Stall as Investors Clear Out For Long WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    ... rigs fell by just one over the week to 659, according to Baker Hughes Fed Chair Janet Yellen said in a speech in Providence, R.I., that an interest rate hike would likely come this year if the economy rebounded as expected. Yellen also said the pace ...

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  13. Pasha Hookah Bar re-opens, neighbors upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Pasha Hooka Bar in Providence has reopened, about a week after a 22 year-old was shot and killed outside there last week. On Friday, the city's board of licenses held an emergency hearing and decided to allow Pasha to reopen, with a police detail.

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  14. B.B. King memorial more cheers than tears in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Erie Times News

    ... loved his attitude "' friendliness, friendship and love of the people." Pam Hargraves, 50, flew to Las Vegas from Providence, Rhode Island, because she couldn't bear not to say goodbye to a performer she'd seen maybe 50 times at venues around the ...

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  15. Teen burned after kicking propane torch into fireRead the original story

    Saturday | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... ploded. The teen's face, hands and arms were burned. He was transported by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence. Officials say he was conscious and alert while being transported.

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  16. 1 man dies after crashing into tree in East ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLNE-TV Providence

    By Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com The East Providence Police department responded to a single vehicle accident where one man died early Saturday morning. Police tell ABC 6 a Daniel Lopes 23, of East Providence crashed into a tree on the 700 block of North Broadway around 3:30 a.m. on May 23. Lopes was extricated from the vehicle and taken to Rhode Island Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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  17. Leader of Armenian Apostolic Church to visit ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLNE-TV Providence

    Sts. Vartanantz church says Catholicos Aram I will visit the Providence church Saturday, May 30. He is one of two heads of the Oriental Orthodox religion and is based in Lebanon. Then he'll give traditional blessings and deliver remarks at the church.

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  18. Yellen says labor market approaching full strengthRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | SNL Financial

    Remarks by Janet L. Yellen, Chair, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System at Providence Chamber of Commerce, Providence, Rhode Island on May 22. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on May 22 said the labor market is approaching full strength, though it is "not there yet." Yellen's comments came during a speech to discuss the state of the economy, as markets looked for clues to the timing of a Fed interest rate hike.

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  19. Obituary: James H.W. Reaks, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    Born in Providence, RI he was the son of the late Herbert and Ada Reakes. James was the owner and operator of the James H.W. Reakes Painting Company before retiring.

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  20. Konerko to be honoredRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Nationals

    ... But coming from him, it seemed sincere." Konerko's father is Polish, his mother Italian. He was born in Providence, R.I., and raised in Scottsdale, Ariz. But as far as White Sox fans are concerned, he could be from Beverly, Homewood or Orland Park. ...

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