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  1. Decade Bash to Kick Off FirstWorks' 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story

    45 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... dance company out of Madrid led by the otherworldly soloist Soledad Barrio take the FirstWorks ' stage. Rhode Island composer Steven Jobe's operatic concert "The Legend of the Fairy Melusine" will have its premiere as part of the FirstWorks ' season ...

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  2. Whole Foods recalls items made with recalled fruitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times

    The Rhode Island Department of Health on Thursday says the items were made in Whole Foods stores in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut.

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  3. Rhode Island-Inspired Works on Display at Gilbert Stuart MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Rhode Island is truly an artists' paradise, with inspiration in everything from urban street scenes in Newport and Providence, to majestic landscapes from farm to sea.

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  4. NBC 10 on-air personalities voted RI's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Several members of NBC 10 were voted Rhode Island's best at a Rhode Island Monthly magazine event on Thursday.

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  5. Kickemuit River Reopened to Shellfish HarvestingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... result of the sewage overflow, advising people to refrain from contact recreation along the Kickemuit River in Rhode Island, was lifted on July 1st following acceptable water column sampling results. DEM maintains a recorded telephone information ...

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  6. Whole Foods Recalls Items Made In Connecticut With Recalled FruitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The Rhode Island Department of Health on Thursday says the items were made in Whole Foods stores in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut.

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  7. Wilson's of Wickford More than Halfway to $148,000 Goal to Save BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... has raised more than $80,000 so far and the $148,000 goal is starting to appear within reach. On Thursday, Rhode Island Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello visited the store and said though it's unlikely the store would get a legislative grant ...

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  8. High bacteria found at Scarborough BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Rhode Island Department of Health said Thursday that water quality tests will continue at Scarborough Beach.

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  9. Scarborough South Closed to SwimmingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... levels have fallen below levels considered safe for human contact. For up to date information about swimming at Rhode Island beaches, go to the HEALTH website at www.health.ri.gov/beaches or for recorded information about RI Bathing beaches call ...

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  10. Middle Road Bridge Work is On Time, Will Open at End of AugustRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... June. The bridge work is part of a $2.9 million contract with Cardi Corporation to fix key structures in nine Rhode Island cities and towns. The bridge, originally built in 1969, is undergoing deck, joint and sidewalk repairs. During its closure, ...

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  11. Opinions differ on offering sanctuary to alien childrenRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    :"The state of Rhode Island has not been officially contacted by any federal entity regarding either services or sheltering unaccompanied children who have crossed the U.S. border in the Southwest. If and when there is a request from the federal ...

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  12. Miriam Hospital physician advocates awareness, collaboration to combat peaking hep C virusRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., director of The Miriam Hospital's HIV/Viral Hepatitis Coinfection program, states in the July, 2014 Rhode Island Medical Journal special edition, "RI Defeats Hep C" that eliminating hepatitis c virus infection is feasible, can provide economic benefits, enhance capacity to address other health challenges, and improve health ... (more)

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  13. State of Rhode Island Signs New Long-Term Contract with Rhode Island Interactive LLCRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The State of Rhode Island will be continuing its outsourced eGovernment agreement with Providence-based Rhode Island Interactive, LLC. Following a competitive bid process, the state awarded the company a three-year contract that includes renewals, which could extend the agreement to July 2019.

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  14. Man gets 6 years for crystal meth conspiracyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    ... Doneri Aguilar Sandoval, of Attleboro, Massachusetts, was sentenced Thursday by a federal judge in Rhode Island. He pleaded guilty in May for the scheme to traffic drugs from California to New England. Forty-two-year-old Juan Carlos Espejo Sanchez ...

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  15. Ridership up with new contract for Medicaid transportationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    Since being awarded the state contract to coordinate transportation to adult day care services, dialysis, medical appointments and services for those on Medicaid, LogistiCare has seen a spike in riders, general manager of Rhode Island, George Sousa said in an interview Tuesday.

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  16. Research scientist honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    Warwick resident Surendra Sharma, MD, PhD, a research scientist and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, was recently presented with the Distinguished Service Award at the 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Immunology ... (more)

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  17. Pearson selected to George Washington LEAD Master's Program, promoted to lieutenantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... athlete in Cross-Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track. He was a member of National Honor Society, Rhode Island Honor Society, and Spanish Honor Society, and was the recipient of the Dartmouth Book Award and the Secretary of State's Leadership ...

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  18. Sequino says Narragansett won't be receiving MRBRF fundsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Narragansett Times

    Contrary to previously published reports, Narragansett has not and will not receive funding from the Municipal Road and Bridge Revolving Fund this year, according to Bill Sequino, executive director of the Rhode Island Clean Water Finance Agency.

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  19. Children who lost parents to war to sail from RI with new confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... smiles and high fives. But while these teens were firing simulated guns yesterday, the real reason they are in Rhode Island is to learn to sail. The teens, all from different states, convened this week in Rhode Island for the Gold Star Teen ...

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  20. Champion in Action right here in ConimicutRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    CHAMPION IN ACTION: Barbara Cottam, the executive vice president, RI market executive for Citizens Bank, announces that the Rhode Island Family Shelter in Conimicut is this year's recipient of a Champion in Action $35,000 grant.

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