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  1. As Temperatures Rise, Britain Is Losing Its WaterbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ThinkProgress

    Two-day-old Piping Plovers emerge from under a parent after brooding under the bird in the sand on a Quonochontaug Conservation Area beach, in Westerly, R.I. The number of wading birds in the U.K. has fallen steeply over the last decade, due in part to climate change forcing the birds out of their usual habitat, according to a new report.

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  2. Bridget O'Brien PR and Events Introduces a Hollywood Red Carpet...Read the original story

    Thursday | PR.com

    Westerly, RI, July 31, 2014 -- -- Please join renowned designer India Vazquez as she reveals her Latrodectus fall line for the first time in Westerly.

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  3. Police logs - July 30Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Day

    ... Tuesday with three counts of second-degree failure to appear in court. Brandon C. Algiere, 22, of 8 Top St., Westerly, was charged Tuesday with third-degree burglary and sixth-degree larceny. John C. Banks, 24, of 98 W. Broad St., Apt. 22, ...

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  4. Beach town's ban prompts battle over shave iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Newsday

    In this July 21, 2014 photo, Alyssa Samson, left, and Nick Schultz, both of Ledyard, Conn., buy a medium shave ice treat to share at George Manko's "Hawaiian Desserts" trailer in Westerly, R.I. Manko has been cited for defying the town's new ban on street vendors, which he said is prompted by town councilors who don't think street vendors fit the ... (more)

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  5. Celebrity beach town's ban in battle over shave iceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... the potential for accidents. George Manko sells Hawaiian shave ice in a private parking lot for beachgoers in Westerly, where celebrities including Taylor Swift and Conan O'Brien have summer homes. The town recently banned street vendors, except for ...

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  6. Groton CityRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | TheDay.Com

    ... failure to appear in court, breach of peace and second-degree assault. Katrina Gingerella, 29, of 43 Bellview St., Westerly, R.I., was charged Friday in Monvtille with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to maintain the proper ...

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  7. Shave Ice Vendor Defies Town's New Ban on PeddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a fight in Westerly, Rhode Island. The dispute pits street vendors trying to stay in business in the beach town against officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accidents.

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  8. Sen. Maynard suffers serious injury in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | TheDay.Com

    ... at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Monday. Maynard, 52, was taken to Westerly Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital. Police said a neighbor witnessed Maynard's fall from "a significant height" ...

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  9. A Hollywood Red Carpet Event and Fashion Show is Coming to WesterlyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jul. 25, 2014 - WESTERLY, R.I. -- July 25, 2014 - Westerly, RI -- Please Join Renowned Designer India Vazquez as she Reveals Her Latrodectus Fall Line for the First Time in Westerly! Jump on the Red Carpet and Enjoy the Flash of the Paparazzi.

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  10. Taylor Swift's Bodyguards Cause Controversy During Her MealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Disney News and Disney Star News

    Taylor Swift was spotted having a meal in Westerly, Rhode Island recently. She was joined at a restaurant by her friends and her bodyguards, and before anyone else inside the restaurant knew Taylor had entered her bodyguards were yelling at them not to take photos! Taylor and her two friends took a table toward the back of the restaurant.

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  11. Sen. Maynard suffers serious injury in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Day

    ... at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Monday. Maynard, 52, was taken to Westerly Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital. Police said a neighbor witnessed Maynard's fall from "a significant height" ...

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  12. New obstetrician, gynecologist at Westerly, Lawrence + Memorial hospitalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TheDay.Com

    Dr. Virginia Bass has joined the L+M Medical Group's Obstetrics and Gynecology practices in Westerly and New London, Lawrence + Memorial HealthCare announced Tuesday.

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  13. Welcome to WoonsterlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Phoenix

    The first thing you need to know about summer visits to Woonsocket and Westerly - the respective north and south "poles" of Rhode Island - is that you don't need a passport to get to either town.

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  14. Sen. Maynard suffers serious injury in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Day

    ... at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Monday. Maynard, 52, was taken to Westerly Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital. Police said a neighbor witnessed Maynard's fall from "a significant height" ...

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  15. Sources: Senator seriously injured after falling off balcony at his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    ... an outside staircase" and landed on a concrete sidewalk. Maynard, 52, suffered "severe injuries" and was taken to Westerly Hospital in Rhode Island, police said. Maynard was "not conscious" and sustained a head injury when he was transported to the ...

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  16. Washington Trust Profits from Mortgage Gains, Lower ExpensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | National Mortgage News

    Washington Trust in Westerly, R.I., rode gains in its lending portfolio and lower operating expenses to a higher second-quarter profit.

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  17. Three charged in overnight burglaries in MysticRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Day

    ... police K-9 searched the area and arrested two more suspects. As a result, Jeffrey Barnas, 18, of 23 Cross St., Westerly, was charged with conspiracy to commit third-degree burglary, larceny by possession, simple trespass and possession of narcotics. ...

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  18. Sen. Maynard in serious condition in Rhode Island hospitalRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Day

    State Sen. Andrew Maynard, D-Stonington, is in serious condition this morning at Rhode Island Hospital after he fell from an outside staircase at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Maynard, 52, was taken to Westerly Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital.

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  19. James W. Pocock Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Pocock, Sr. - SHERMAN, James W. Pocock, Sr., 79, died July 20, 2014, in Houlton. He was born November 26, 1935 in Westerly, RI, the son of Gerald and Lena (Welch) Pocock. He was a veteran of the US Navy, serving during Korea. James is survived by ...

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  20. Sources: CT Sen. Maynard seriously injured after falling off balcony at his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | FOX Carolina

    ... an outside staircase" and landed on a concrete sidewalk. Maynard, 52, suffered "severe injuries" and was taken to Westerly Hospital in Rhode Island, police said. Maynard was "not conscious" and sustained a head injury when he was transported to the ...

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