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  1. Nearby News: Blizzard of 2015 Hits Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Patch.com

    The party planned for Super Bowl Sunday at the Park Theatre in Cranston has been cancelled after the NFL raised copyright concerns. The U.S. Coast Guard said the man suffered a burn while serving on the 654-foot cargo ship Cougar Ace.

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  2. Labor officials to host job fair for new sandwich factoryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Labor officials are hosting a two-day job fair to help an Irish prepared foods maker hire 100 workers for its new Rhode Island sandwich factory. The state Department of Labor and Training says the recruitment sessions are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, at the netWORKri Career Center in Providence.

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  3. RI things to know: A historic blizzard, campaign financeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    A historic blizzard dumps more than two feet of snow in some parts of Rhode Island and a watchdog group says three of the five top spenders in Rhode Island state races during the 2014 election cycle were candidates who helped bankroll their own campaigns. Here are things to know this week in Rhode Island: Rhode Island came to a standstill as it was hit with one of the state's top five snowstorms on record.

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  4. Man charged with sex trafficking of teen girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    A 19-year-old man has been charged with the alleged sex trafficking of two teenage girls in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Authorities announced on Friday that Reginald Chaney of East Providence was arrested Thursday night in an investigation by Providence police and federal Homeland Security Investigations agents.

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  5. Re: How To Buy Maryland Medical Marijuana: First, Wait Three Years ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    ... marijuana - at least not yet. And if the rest of the Eastern Seaboard is any indication - New Jersey , Maine, Rhode Island, Washington D.C. - a forest of red tape will soon envelop this token project. HB 1101 makes a commission to advance cannabis ...

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  6. T.F. Green Getting First Year-Round International CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The Rhode Island Airport Corp. announced Friday that TACV Cabo Verde Airlines will start year-round service from the Warwick airport to the Cape Verde Islands beginning June 2. The airline joins another international carrier at the airport, Condor Airlines. The Germany-based airline will begin round-trip flights to Frankfurt in June, but that will be a summer-only service.

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    5 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The Rhode Island State Police say they will be vigilant in their patrols for impaired drivers during Super Bowl weekend. The superintendent of the State Police, Col.

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  8. GoLocalWorcester | Lifestyle | Huestis: Observing the Winter CircleRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Go Local

    I'm sure many of you can recognize a few of the major constellations in the night sky. Many of these star patterns have come down to us from the dawn of the earliest civilizations.

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  9. Beauty & Fashion | RI Beauty Expert: Super Bowl style - is There Such a Thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... of low-cost and underrated makeup lines tucked away on endcaps. Decorated nails are a huge trend right now. Rhode Island has manicurists on every corner. Find one that has your team's decals. Or go with a posh and glittery mani that really stands ...

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  10. GoLocalProv | News | Smoking Bans, Narcan, Betting Pools: This Week At The State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... the state's decade-old cybersecurity law up to date. Under it, those with access to personal information about Rhode Island residents will be required to implement reasonable security procedures and to provide swift notification whenever there is a ...

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  11. GoLocalProv | News | Narcan Used on Overdosed Children in RI Over 50 Times in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Go Local

    Over 50 Rhode Island youth under 18 received Narcan for opioid overdoses in 2014 -- including a four year old who accidentally ingested a grandparent's medication, according to the Rhode Island Department of Health . "I had no idea," said Rhode Island State Representative David Bennett of the number of Narcan administrations.

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  12. The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Hosts the Return of Cirque de la Symphonie TonightRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tonight, January 31, the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra hosts the returns of Cirque de la Symphonie : the magic of the circus combined with a live orchestra for a totally unique performance experience. With a family-friendly curtain time of 7:00 p.m., Cirque de la Symphonie is a spectacular evening the generations can enjoy together.

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  13. Volunteers still helping to shovel for those who need helpRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    By: Samantha Lavien Slavien@abc6.com @SLavienABC6 Four days after a blizzard blasted through the region volunteers in Rhode Island are still hard at work, helping shovel out those who can't do it on their own. So far, just under 100 volunteers have worked with Serve Rhode Island to help dig out homes of elderly and disabled residents.

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  14. New Non-Stop Flights Between Rhode Island and Cape Verde IslandsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Beginning in June, TACV" Airlines will offer two non-stop weekly flights to the . "We want to expose the rest of the world to Rhode Island, and of course we ant to expose Rhode Islanders to the rest of the world, and this is one step in doing that," said Governor Gina Raimondo, )D-RI).

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  15. Rhode Bank: Stuffies for the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Red Bank Green

    Despite being the smallest of the six states that make up New England, the breadth of unique, hyperlocal culinary contributions from Rhode Island make it a great place to look for inspiration for Super Bowl Sunday's menu items. The foods that are sure to make a Rhode Islanders' mouth water that you've probably never heard of include hot wieners , the spinach pie and pizza strips , all polished off with a coffee milk .

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  16. State Police superintendent says cheer on Pats responsiblyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The Rhode Island State Police say they will be vigilant in their patrols for impaired drivers during Super Bowl weekend. The superintendent of the State Police, Col.

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  17. City fires animal control officersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    ... ich has been closed since the officers were suspended. Police officers have been handling animal calls, and the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has been helping to shelter animals.

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  18. Two deaths in RI linked to blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Rhode Island health officials say 274 people have been treated in the state's hospital emergency rooms for storm-related injuries. Two men in the Providence area died as a result of shoveling snow.

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  19. T.F. Green Airport gets 1st year-round international carrierRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Rhode Island Airport Corp. announced Friday that TACV Cabo Verde Airlines will start year-round service from the Warwick airport to the Cape Verde Islands beginning June 2. The airline joins another international carrier at the airport, Condor Airlines. Germany-based Condor will begin round-trip flights to Frankfurt in June, but that will be a summer-only service.

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  20. 50 Job Openings at Citizens Financial in Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    There are hundreds of local job listings on the Narragansett/South Kingstown Patch Job Board . Below are recent openings at Citizens Financial locations in Rhode Island.

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