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Daily Record
LETTER: Towns must act to ban puppy millsAn open letter to Mayor Neil Henry and Fred Semrau, attorney for Mendham Boroug
LETTER: Towns must act to ban puppy mills
Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
An open letter to Mayor Neil Henry and Fred Semrau, attorney for Mendham Borough, On July 2015 a number of citizens first addressed the Mendham Borough Council about an ordinance banning retail sale of dogs. Little controversy arose regarding the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Buddy Cianci lying in state at Providence City HallBy Bianca Buono @BBuonoABC6 A final salute to Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Saturday
Buddy Cianci lying in state at Providence City Hall
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
By Bianca Buono @BBuonoABC6 A final salute to Vincent "Buddy" Cianci Saturday at Providence City Hall. The former mayor is lying in state in the building he called home for more than 21 years. His half-open casket is on the second floor outside... Read more
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Providence Business News
North Kingstown teachers receive R.I. Foundation grant for reading project to help local food pantryNORTH KINGSTOWN – The Rhode Island Foundation has awarded a grant for classroom
North Kingstown teachers receive R.I. Foundation grant for reading project to help local food pantry
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
NORTH KINGSTOWN – The Rhode Island Foundation has awarded a grant for classroom innovation to third-grade teachers here for a project that involves a student read-a-thon and donations to the local food pantry. The foundation said this is the first... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rhode Island lawmakers mark Cianci's deathFILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and ta
Rhode Island lawmakers mark Cianci's death
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and talk show host Buddy Cianci, speaks into a microphone during a live broadcast of "The Buddy Cianci Show," at the WPRO radio studios in East Providence. Cianci died Thursday,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Rhode Island House speaker calls Cianci a giantFILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and ta
Rhode Island House speaker calls Cianci a giant
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and talk show host Buddy Cianci, speaks into a microphone during a live broadcast of "The Buddy Cianci Show," at the WPRO radio studios in East Providence. Cianci died Thursday,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Rhode Island House speaker calls Cianci a giantFILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and ta
Rhode Island House speaker calls Cianci a giant
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and talk show host Buddy Cianci, speaks into a microphone during a live broadcast of "The Buddy Cianci Show," at the WPRO radio studios in East Providence. Cianci died Thursday,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Providence flags at half-staff to honor CianciFILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and ta
Providence flags at half-staff to honor Cianci
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this June 22, 2010, file photo, former Providence, R.I., mayor and talk show host Buddy Cianci, speaks into a microphone during a live broadcast of "The Buddy Cianci Show," at the WPRO radio studios in East Providence. Cianci died Thursday,... Read more
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The Wanderer
Barbara M. (MacLennan) Barber, 81, of Mattapoisett, died January 16, 2016 at Our Lady’s Haven. Barbara was
Barbara M. (MacLennan) Barber
The Wanderer / Posted 13 days ago
, 81, of Mattapoisett, died January 16, 2016 at Our Lady’s Haven. Barbara was the wife of the late Donald Duane Barber who passed away 15 months ago. Born in Manhattan, NY, the daughter of the late John C and Bertha... Read more
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OJornal News
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leak at Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood Hall Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood in East Providence. EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leak at Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood Hall
OJornal News / Posted 13 days ago
Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood in East Providence. EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Fire investigators in East Providence say an improperly ventilated... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leakBy The Associated Press news@abc6.com EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Fire inves
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leak
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 13 days ago
By The Associated Press news@abc6.com EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Fire investigators in East Providence say an improperly ventilated furnace and boiler caused a carbon monoxide leak that sickened 50 people at a banquet hall this past... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leakEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Fire investigators in East Providence say an impro
Fire officials determine cause of carbon monoxide leak
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 13 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Fire investigators in East Providence say an improperly ventilated furnace and boiler caused a carbon monoxide leak that sickened 50 people at a banquet hall this past weekend. Fire Capt. Kenneth Botelho says the... Read more
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OJornal News
Dozens exposed to carbon monoxide at social hall Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood in East Providence. EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.
Dozens exposed to carbon monoxide at social hall
OJornal News / Posted 14 days ago
Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood in East Providence. EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Dozens of people are recovering after they were exposed to carbon monoxide at an East Providence social hall. Fire... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Dozens exposed to carbon monoxide at social hallEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Dozens of people are recovering after they were ex
Dozens exposed to carbon monoxide at social hall
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 14 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Dozens of people are recovering after they were exposed to carbon monoxide at an East Providence social hall. Fire officials say they responded Saturday evening to the Holy Ghost Beneficial Brotherhood hall after someone... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Brady vs. Manning — a show worth watchingBill Reynolds: Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 7:41 PM Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 7:41
Brady vs. Manning — a show worth watching
The Providence Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Bill Reynolds: Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 7:41 PM Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 7:41 PM FOR WHAT IT'S WORTHSo here we go again, Tom Brady and Peyton Manning in Denver on Sunday afternoon, get the trumpets, winner... Read more
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The Providence Journal
At the Schools: Smithfield's unbeaten record on the line Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 7:52 PM Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 7:52 PM Another wee
At the Schools: Smithfield's unbeaten record on the line
The Providence Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 7:52 PM Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 7:52 PM Another week, another big game in boys Division I basketball.The high school hoop spotlight will shine Saturday night when... Read more
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Providence Business News
East Bay Toastmasters Open HouseMake 2016 the year you speak better, lead better, and achieve more. Find out ho
East Bay Toastmasters Open House
Providence Business News / Posted 18 days ago
Make 2016 the year you speak better, lead better, and achieve more. Find out how by attending our Open House. The East Bay Toastmasters Club will hold an Open House during its January 21, 2016 meeting, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at Linn Health Care Center,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Starkweather & Shepley CEO, CFO retiringEAST PROVIDENCE – After more than 70 years of collective work at Starkweather &
Starkweather & Shepley CEO, CFO retiring
Providence Business News / Posted 18 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE – After more than 70 years of collective work at Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc., both the firm’s president and CEO and its chairman and chief financial officer will retire at the end of this year, the company... Read more
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Providence Business News
Gurnet Consulting receives project management award for work with Wireless Classroom InitiativeEAST PROVIDENCE – Gurnet Consulting recently won an excellence in project manag
Gurnet Consulting receives project management award for work with Wireless Classroom Initiative
Providence Business News / Posted 19 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE – Gurnet Consulting recently won an excellence in project management award from Ocean State Project Management Institute for its involvement with the Wireless Classroom Initiative. The project, sponsored by the state Department of... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Koch: No clear favorite for girls basketball state title Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM If the regu
Koch: No clear favorite for girls basketball state title
The Providence Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:30 PM If the regular season to date is any indication, the second version of the R.I. Interscholastic League girls basketball state... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
PC Friars Slide in College Basketball PollsPC news release... PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Providence College men’s basketball
PC Friars Slide in College Basketball Polls
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 20 days ago
PC news release... PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Providence College men’s basketball team is ranked No. 16 in the Associated Press Poll and No. 17 in the most recent USA Today Coaches Poll. Both polls were released today (Jan. 18). It marks the eighth... Read more
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Providence Business News
Creative Circle launches new web CMS with dynamic site for ANC corporate siteEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Creative Circle Media Solutions has launched its first
Creative Circle launches new web CMS with dynamic site for ANC corporate site
Providence Business News / Posted 21 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Creative Circle Media Solutions has launched its first web site using an innovative new web CMS technology that is designed to make business and media web sites more flexible and dynamic. The site, at www.anc.com, debuted... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Basketball Visits The Wolf SchoolEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Before classes begin for the spring semester, Brown Uni
Women’s Basketball Visits The Wolf School
Brown University Athletics / Posted 22 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Before classes begin for the spring semester, Brown University women's basketball spent some time on Wednesday, Jan. 13 to help out at a middle school basketball practice at The Wolf School. The Bears gave some tips to the... Read more
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Providence Business News
More than $815K in grants approved for Narragansett Bay watershed projectsPROVIDENCE – More than $815,000 in grants will fund 11 projects intended to pro
More than $815K in grants approved for Narragansett Bay watershed projects
Providence Business News / Posted 28 days ago
PROVIDENCE – More than $815,000 in grants will fund 11 projects intended to protect and restore water quality in the Narragansett Bay watershed. The grants, announced Monday by the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program and the New England Interstate... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Fire damages East Providence homeBy News Staff news@abc6.com Crews worked to put out a two-alarm fire at a sin
Fire damages East Providence home
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 30 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com Crews worked to put out a two-alarm fire at a single-family home in East Providence Friday night. Flames erupted at a home at 68 Faith Street sending one person to the hospital. Neighbors say they witnessed thick black... Read more
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Providence Business News
Imperial Pearl presenting sponsor of StyleWeek NortheastPROVIDENCE – Imperial Pearl is a presenting sponsor of StyleWeek Northeast, whi
Imperial Pearl presenting sponsor of StyleWeek Northeast
Providence Business News / Posted 30 days ago
PROVIDENCE – Imperial Pearl is a presenting sponsor of StyleWeek Northeast, which returns to the runway at the ballroom at the Providence G February 23 to 27. The East Providence-based pearl company, billed as the largest independent pearl company... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Businesses flash lights to say "goodnight" to kids at HasbroBy Samantha Fenlon sfenlon@abc6.com Local businesses lifting spirits at Hasbr
Businesses flash lights to say "goodnight" to kids at Hasbro
ABC 6 Providence / Posted a month ago
By Samantha Fenlon sfenlon@abc6.com Local businesses lifting spirits at Hasbro Children's Hospital by flashing their lights every night at 8:30 p.m. It was an idea started by a volunteer at the hospital as a way to say "goodnight" to the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
State wants receiver to take over scrap metal companyPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - State officials want a court-appointed receiver to take
State wants receiver to take over scrap metal company
ABC 6 Providence / Posted a month ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - State officials want a court-appointed receiver to take over a Providence scrap metal recycling company. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin and the Department of Environmental Management argue that Rhode Island Recycled Metals... Read more

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