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  1. Pawtucket reps request feasibility study of McCoy StadiumRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... bought the Triple-A baseball club Feb. 23 for an undisclosed amount. They have said they are eyeing land in Providence for a new ballpark, but nothing is final. Messier says she and her colleagues are hopeful the team will stay. She says the bill ...

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  2. Storm UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for Providence and surrounding areas until 7PM this evening. A WINTER STORM WARNING has been issued for areas south of Providence, including S. Bristol county MA and S. Plymouth county MA and Cape/Islands until 7PM.

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  3. Barney Named American Male Scholar-Athlete of the YearBrian Barney...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Cincinnati Bearcats

    American Athletic Conference Release PROVIDENCE, R.I - University of Cincinnati track & field standout Brian Barney has been named the 2014-15 American Athletic Conference Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year, as announced Thursday afternoon by the Conference's Academic Affairs Committee. The senior from South Holland, Illinois has been a four-year contributor to the Bearcats' track & field program as a middle-distance runner.

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  4. Ace Aceto making second run at Leukemia/Lymphoma Man of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... of his adult life working in the health field in one capacity or another. He was an EMT for 10 years in North Providence, worked as a pharmacy tech for CVS and is currently employed by GlaxoSmithKline as a public health accounts manager in the ...

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  5. Raimondo aims to spark - comeback' budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... Progress Institute and The Latino Policy Institute Tuesday afternoon at a meeting at Save the Bay's office in Providence. From what the governor told the two groups, she won't propose either alternative when she presents her budget to legislators on ...

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  6. State Files Court Complaint Against Providence Waterfront Scrap Metal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If you've ever wondered if the giant pile of scrap metal piled high on the waterfront next to Interstate 95 on Providence is polluting the Providence River, the short answer is yes, it is. And state officials say the owner and operator of the facility have ignored the law and refused to comply with an agreement after being cited for a host of environmental violations, including the discharge of oil into the Providence River.

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  7. The Man Who Snuck Into the Ivy League Without Paying a ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... campuses nearby: Concordia University, University of Montreal, and McGill University. He started thinking bigger. Providence, Rhode Island, the home of Brown University, was fewer than six hours away by car, and New Haven wasn't much farther. Dumas ...

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  8. House leader submits campaign finance bill after Fox scandalRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Two days after former House Speaker Gordon Fox pleaded guilty to taking money from his campaign account and using it for personal expenses, House Majority Leader John DeSimone has submitted legislation that he says would "close loopholes" in campaign finance reporting. The Democrat from Providence announced Thursday that the proposed bill would require candidates to prove to the Board of Elections that the balance of their campaign accounts is what they say it is.

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  9. Park Electrochemical Corp. Announces Appointment of Mike Kallbrier as Technical Sales EngineerRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... source management, logistics, inventory management and quality assurance in the printed circuit board industry in Providence, Rhode Island, from 2012 to February 2015, Sanmina-SCI Corporation, a leading electronics contract manufacturing services ...

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  10. GoLocalProv | News | DEM, AG File Complaint Against RI Recycled Metals for Environmental ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Go Local

    Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit and Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin filed a complaint in Superior Court on Wednesday against two companies for environmental violations arising from a scrap metal recycling operation along the Providence waterfront on Allens Avenue. As GoLocalProv reported in May of 2012 , a Notice of Violation was issued by DEM against the entities, demonstrating that the compliance problems date back many years.

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  11. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Providence Garbage Collection Postponed Due to WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Go Local

    The city of Providence has announced that garbage and recycling collection for Thursday, March 5 has been postponed due to inclement weather.

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  12. GoLocalProv | News | Ringling Bros. to Stop Use of Elephants in PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... tigers, lions, horses, dogs and camels. Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is regularly featured in Providence at the Dunkin Donuts Center , with the next performance scheduled for April 30 - May 3. "This is the most significant change we ...

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  13. Lawyer: Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Widow Not On Trial Witness ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... for Latest myTV38 Online Features Follow @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [...] PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The widow of alleged Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev has not been identified as a witness for prosecutors ...

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  14. More snow todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for areas south of Providence including SE MA until 7PM Thursday. A WINTER STORM WARNING has been issued for the Islands until 7PM Thursday.

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  15. More Winter Weather on the Way for Southern New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... 5 inches of snow. Lighter snow accumulations are expected north of those areas, with up to 2 inches possible in Providence, and an inch or less in the Boston and Hartford areas. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency is warning people to be ...

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  16. Future of Bar's Liquor License Not Yet DecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The day after former House Speaker Gordon Fox pleaded guilty to bribery, the board of licenses for Providence is not ready to revoke the liquor license of Shark Sushi Bar & Grill. Prosecutors say the bar paid Fox $52,500 in 2008 for help obtaining a license.

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  17. GoLocalProv | Sports | 50 Point Second Half Leads #24 PC Past Seton Hall 79-66Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    The #24 Providence College Friars used a 50 points second half to beat 79-66 at the Prudential Center in New Jersey. The Friars now return home for their final regular season game when they host #21 Butler.

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  18. GoLocalProv | Politics | Bishop: Keeping the Pawtucket Red Sox Without Seeing More Red in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    So what ever happened to 'Meds and Eds', to the notion that Providence could grow an even more cohesive version of the Massachusetts 128 circle within its own city limits? The first round of proposals to develop new business on the I-195 land was pathetic, and one obviously can't wish such an economy into being. But the focus has been dropped in a New York minute for plan B, the 'Med' Sox district.

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  19. SouthCoast's Mike Couto showcases songs at SandywoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and get ready to hear some original tunes from four area singer/songwriters: Pianist Kayla Ringelheim of Providence was a finalist in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition; Beth DeSombre, has played the New Bedford Folk Fest and Boston Folk ...

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  20. Original owner of Shark: "I did what I had to do."Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turnto10.com

    ... he had been involved in offering a bribe to Fox in exchange for a liquor license for Shark. Minutes from a Providence Board of Licenses hearing in August 2008 identify Dalomba, as well as Ray Hugh, as the restaurant's principles. "They're going to ...

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