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  1. Historical Society invites 14 floral designers to display their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... $250 for second and $100 for third places. Participating designer Ashley Rodrigues of Bette's Finishing Touch, Tiverton, Rhode Island, made a pre-show visit to the museum to view and photograph her assignment. “I think the show is ...

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  2. Our View: Tiverton facility poses little threat to 'destination casino'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Twin River Management Group says it is “very, very serious” about plopping 1,100 slot machines and 40 table games in a remote part of Tiverton, Rhode Island. It's so close to Fall River, you could reach the city limits with a 9-iron.

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  3. Historical Society invites 14 floral designers to display their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... $250 for second and $100 for third places. Participating designer Ashley Rodrigues of Bette's Finishing Touch, Tiverton, Rhode Island, made a pre-show visit to the museum to view and photograph her assignment. “I think the show is ...

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  4. Celebration for New Bridge Bike Lane Planned for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    ... to park. See the route here . The group will then proceed back to the entrance to the bike lane on Evans Ave in Tiverton for a brief program and celebration at 1:00pm. Coming to celebrate just for the program portion? Park under the bridge on ...

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  5. Sucker Brook gives Fall River 'a direct voice' in Twin River casino planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... inches deep. No matter. That brook could be the route for Fall River to sail into the discussion about a casino in Tiverton. In that way, the brook could command, again, the attention it has attracted since the beginning of the industrial age. Twin ...

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  6. New Bedford lawyer: Twin River casino plan part of 'bluff game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Supporters of a local casino shrugged off the notion Wednesday that the possibility of gaming in Tiverton, R.I., less than 20 miles away, could hurt momentum for the $650 million casino and hotel development proposed for New Bedford's waterfront. "I call it a bluff game," longtime local lawyer George Leontire, an ardent New Bedford casino advocate, said of Tuesday's announcement by Twin River Management Group.

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  7. New Bedford mayor questions Twin River's motivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Turnto10.com

    Mitchell said Wednesday that the gambling company that has said it is concerned about casino competition in Massachusetts doesn't really want to move Newport Grand to Tiverton. He said it just wants to influence the licensing process in Massachusetts.

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  8. Hot jazz to fire up Tiverton Library pre-opening gala benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    With Ted Casher , Steve Deconti , Marty Ballou and Gary Johnson , four of Rhode Island's premiere jazzmen will swing the music of the Roaring Twenties 7-10 p.m. Saturday, May 2, as the Tiverton Public Library enjoys Downton Comes to Tiverton. The gala fundraiser will benefit Tiverton's newest library, and provide an opportunity to see the new building before it opens formally at the Bliss Corners intersection of Bulgarmarsh and Roosevelt Drive.

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  9. GoLocalProv | News | Neighbors React to a Tiverton CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Go Local

    GoLocalProv headed to Tiverton to gauge reaction to the announcement that Twin River plans to move the Newport Grand slot parlor to the town. Kate Nagle has more.

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  10. GoLocalProv | News | Will Twin River Ruin Tiverton? Is the Oil Refinery Being Revisited?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Go Local

    Not since the early 1970's has Tiverton, Rhode Island faced such a threat to disrupt and change the very fiber of the community, as Newport Grand parent company Twin River has announced its intent to move the Newport slots parlor to a new full-fledged casino in the suburban -and often rural - East Bay town. The fight in the 1970's was so profound that it was featured in 1971 in Life Magazine and resulted in the founding of an organization that ultimately became Save the Bay.

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  11. Sakonnet Bridge bike lane ride slated for April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... group bike ride will start from the Boyds Lane Park n' Ride in Portsmouth, go across the Sakonnet Bridge into Tiverton, south along Main Road to Nannaquaket Road, back north along Main Road, onto Riverside Drive and finally the entrance of the bike ...

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  12. Twin River proposing Tiverton casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Fall River proposed locating a casino. Sucker Brook runs along one side of the parcel. The casino could provide Tiverton with up to $4 million a year in revenue, Taylor added, noting it would be a small-scale convenience casino. “We ...

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  13. Twin River prosposing Tiverton casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Fall River proposed locating a casino. Sucker Brook runs along one side of the parcel. The casino could provide Tiverton with up to $4 million a year in revenue, Taylor added, noting it would be a small-scale convenience casino. “We ...

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  14. Tiverton residents react to casino proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Turnto10.com

    Many residents had not yet heard about a proposal from Twin River to relocate Newport Grand to Tiverton until NBC 10 broke the news to them. "I'm really totally against it.

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  15. New England's Casino Wars Are Officially UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Boston.com

    ... Newport Grand's new operator revealed that it's going to raise the stakes . It wants to move from Newport to Tiverton, even closer to the Massachusetts border, where it hopes to include table games. The proposal would be subject to state approval ...

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  16. Twin River Group Plans to Move Newport Grand to TivertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Patch.com

    ... casino would better compete closer to the Mass. border. The plan entails constructing a casino on a 45-acre site in Tiverton off Route 81 next to the Massachusetts border, which will help Twin River Management Group better compete against new ...

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  17. Twin River announces plan to move Newport Grand to TivertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Turnto10.com

    Twin River Management Group announced Tuesday it has secured the rights to acquire land in Tiverton along the Massachusetts border and wants to move Newport Grand to a new location. The company says this will position Rhode Island to better compete with the Massachusetts casinos by creating jobs and maintaining a revenue stream for the state.

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  18. GoLocalProv | News | Twin River Announces Intention to Move Newport Grand to TivertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Go Local

    Twin River Casino announced plans Tuesday to move Newport Grand slot parlor to Tiverton, and that it has secured rights to acquire 45 acres of land there. The casino would seek to expand gambling at the new location to include table games in addition to slot machines.

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  19. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Tiverton Residents Blast Casino ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Go Local

    The development that Twin River Casino is looking to move their recently acquired Newport Grand license to build a new casino in Tiverton is already being hotly opposed by some in the community, while others want more information. "It's absolutely ridiculous, and symptomatic of a state that's over reliant on gaming revenue," said John Loughlin, former State Representative and Tiverton resident.

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  20. Locking in the oarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Ocean Navigator

    ... Stoops' dinghy). Then ON publisher Alex Agnew decided he'd like a cast bronze version and so had Bristol Bronze in Tiverton, R.I. make up a pair in bronze. Sometimes it's the small improvements that are the most satisfying!

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