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  1. GoLocalProv | News | RI PowerPlayer: Larry LeporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Go Local

    Every week, GoLocalProv shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Rhode Island. This week, GoLocalProv sat down with Larry Lepore, General Manager of the Dunkin' Donuts Center arena and the Rhode Island Convention Center .

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  2. GoLocalProv | News | Elorza Caught on Video Unable to Explain Key AppointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Go Local

    ... January of 2012, and a press release by the city also cites experience with Boston Community Centers and the Rhode Island Department of Education, as well as founding the "Friends of Brown Street Park" in 2006. The Providence Department of Parks + ...

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  3. Atwood Health Properties LLC v. Calson Construction CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | FindLaw

    ... In December 1999, Atwood contracted with Calson to construct a three-story medical office building in Johnston, Rhode Island. Calson engaged GEM, as a subcontractor, to design and install a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system in ...

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  4. Providence liquor store welcomes alcohol appRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Turnto10.com

    ... a $20 restocking fee. It's about customer service, according to Bottles. "We deliver all over the state of Rhode Island, but now, with Drizly, we can deliver to the greater Providence area and have it to be on demand," said Eric Taylor of Bottles. ...

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  5. RI Senate Passes Bill that Bans Hand-Held Cell Phone Use Behind the WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Patch.com

    While everyone agrees that texting while driving is about as safe as driving drunk, many don't realize that talking on a cell phone while holding the phone to your head can be just as distracting. Soon, Rhode Island drivers could face fines up to $100 for chatting with one hand on the wheel after the Rhode Island Senate on Thursday passed a bill sponsored by Sen. V. Susan Sosnowski of South Kingstown and NEw Shoreham that outlaws the practice.

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  6. VOWS running - university for parents' on March 26Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warwickonline.com

    The Volunteers of Warwick Schools in partnership with the Warwick Coalition to Prevent Child Abuse is hosting a free information night for the parents of students of all ages in the Warwick school system on Thursday, March 26. A resource fair will be running with various local service providers, including but not limited to the Rhode Island Parent ... (more)

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  7. Fire costs report aims to spark discussion, changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warwickonline.com

    ... of the reaction to his latest venture onto the public stage with his analysis of fire protection service in Rhode Island released last week by WatchdogRI.org, a new government reform organization. The rocks started flying as soon as Block started ...

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  8. A rendering of a proposed hotel at Twin River in Lincoln.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Turnto10.com

    Rhode Island's House of Representatives unanimously voted to allow the Twin River Casino in Lincoln to add a hotel. The House voted Thursday afternoon on legislation lifting a ban that had prevented the gambling facility from building a hotel.

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  9. Human bones found in North Kingstown woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... the wooded area of Boston Neck Rd and Route 138, but at this time police say they do not appear suspicious. The Rhode Island Medical Examiner's Office is also investigating. Detectives say they are looking into the possibility that the remains are ...

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  10. House OK's bill allowing hotel at Twin River CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    By News Staff news@abc6.com Rhode Island lawmakers have voted on whether to allow Twin River Casino to add a hotel. The House OK'ed the bill on a vote of 67 to 0 Thursday.

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  11. Woonsocket Organizations Awarded $180K in Grants from Rhode Island FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Patch.com

    Several Woonsocket organizations that fight community issues were awarded a total of $180,011 in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation. The Rhode Island Foundation offers grants to organizations and programs that look to improve the community.

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  12. Hearing tonight on siting of air monitor - Warwick BeaconRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warwickonline.com

    ... the request of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin, is part of the memorandum of understanding the city and the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) reached ending legal action questioning Federal Aviation Administration approval of an extension ...

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  13. DEM implements one-fish limit for striped bassRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warwickonline.com

    ... on for-hire charter and party boats. The limit last year was two fish/person/day at a 28-inch minimum size. The Rhode Island Party & Charter Boat Association (RIPCBA) had been opposed to the one fish limit. Capt. Rick Bellavance, president of the ...

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  14. A wish beyond dreams for NiveyahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warwickonline.com

    ... in Florida yesterday. A young girl whose parents were told she would never lift her head off the pillow left Rhode Island yesterday to spend a week in Florida, thanks to A Wish Come True, Inc. Niveyah Colantuono, daughter of Warwick City Councilman ...

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  15. It takes a community: Preparing for Sunday's Academic Decathlon - Warwick BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Decathlon T-shirts. They are students at the Warwick Area Career & Technical Center. Just as much as the Rhode Island Academic Decathlon promotes scholarly competition every year, it also brings the community together to put on a great event for ...

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  16. After more than 50 years, Cranston's Bettencourt, 89, receives Purple Heart, other awards from WWII service - Warwick BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Warwickonline.com

    ... on Cranston Street, enough supplies were collected to make a donation of food and coats to Operation Stand Down Rhode Island in Johnston, an organization dedicated to helping homeless and at-risk veterans find stable housing. Furgasso and Pollock ...

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  17. A case for clamcakes at Rocky Point - Warwick BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Warwickonline.com

    ... and that was the reason he was speaking to the Rotary Club. He is the author of the three titles in the Rhode Island Quahog Trilogy: "Clamcake Summer," "Stuffie Summer" and "Chowder Summer." From his research, Stone provided a trip back to 1878 when ...

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  18. Gov. Raimondo launches state's first online budget toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Raimondo says it'll help Rhode Islanders better navigate and understand her proposal. She says her budget aims to create jobs and opportunities.

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  19. Fire rapidly consumes 38 condo unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Warwickonline.com

    ... in the afternoon, Elizabeth McDonald, senior director of emergency services for the American Red Cross Rhode Island Chapter, said, "It's too soon to know exactly what we are going to do, but I can promise that everyone here will have a place to go ...

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  20. GoLocalProv | News | Governor Raimondo to Launch Web-Based Open Budget ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Go Local

    ... priorities is finding new ways to present complex information to help engage constituents," said Thom Guertin, Rhode Island's Chief Digital Officer. "My team led this effort in collaboration with the Governor's Office and the Office of Management ...

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