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CBS 3 Springfield
Fatal Mass. crash seen linked to RI hit-and-run
When police responded late Saturday night, a passerby had put out a vehicle fire by using fire extinguishers from a nearby gas station.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Unlicensed meat peddler told to stop selling in Uxbridge
Police arrested a Pawtucket, Rhode Island, man Wednesday who was trying to sell meat from a cooler in his truck.
Pawtucket man arrested on child porn charges
An undercover investigation by Rhode Island State Police ICAC Task Force led officers to an apartment in .
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Coventry Court Log Aug. 27: DUIs, Fireworks Possession, Reckless Driving
Kathleen E. Barton, 48, of 125 Abbot Ave., Warwick, pleaded no contest to reckless driving amended from a charge of driving under the influence.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Kennedy Plaza serves as inspiration for his rhymes and diatribes and provides a brutally honest perspective throughout the kinda-concept album.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Providence man accused of trafficking 17-year-old girl
By Alana Cerrone firstname.lastname@example.org A Providence man has been arrested for allegedly trafficking a 17-year-old Boston girl for commercial sexual activity.
Last year, a ceiling collapse temporarily closed the Potter Burns Elementary School in Pawtucket.
Regardless of leaky roofs and conditions considered hazardous to students, each building was deemed structurally sound.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Boxing eases Dighton man's Parkinson's symptoms
About 11 years ago, Dighton's Mike Quaglia started noticing that his hands would start to shake when he reached out his arm to pick something up.
Specialized scooter stolen in Pawtucket
I depend on the scooter so much for every aspect of my life. On some days, just taking a few steps is pure agony for "I have full body pain, my skin hurts, my spine constantly hurts... The list goes on and on.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Providence weather: Evening shower, clearing Satuday
Forecast discussion: A weak disturbance passing into the Northeast U.S. brought a few showers during the early morning in Providence, before seeing cloudy skies by the late morning.
A Pawtucket man tried to attack three people with a Samurai sword who were standing at the corner of Allen Avenue and Cottage Street, police said Friday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Grant Application for Planned New Chester Library to be Ready for Aug. 29 Deadline
A grant application for up to $1 million in state funding for a planned new library at North Quarter Park will be ready for submission by an August.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
PRLog US Entertainment
The Curtis Mayflower Release Brand New Single "king Of The Fools" With Music Video To Match
PRLog - Aug. 19, 2014 - WORCESTER, Mass. -- On Tuesday, August 19, 2014 THE CURTIS MAYFLOWER release their new single "KING OF THE FOOLS".
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Pawtucket mayor released from hospital
Pawtucket Mayor Don Grebien has been released from a Boston hospital after being treated for a spinal fluid leak.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed...
HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed $1.25 million to Pawtucket homeless shelter [The Providence Journal, R.I. :: ] Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 16--The regional office of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development in Boston is seeking a detailed accounting of how Rhode Island Housing and Urban League of ... (more)
The Miami Herald
In governor's race, Raimondo touts her pension fix
In this Jan. 13, 2014 file photo, General Treasurer of Rhode Island Gina Raimondo greets supporters after announcing her run for the Democratic nomination for governor in Pawtucket, R.I. Raimondo faces former Obama administration staffer Clay Pell and Providence Mayor Angel Taveras in the Sept.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Fifty-five people died in the Mackinac steam explosion in 1925.
Pawtucket officials held a memorial ceremony Thursday to remember the 55 people who died in the Mackinac steam boat explosion in 1925.
RI cop gets probation for cyberstalking ex-wife
State Attorney General Peter Kilmartin says a Barrington police sergeant has been sentenced to probation and resigned from his job after pleading guilty to cyberstalking his ex-wife and obstructing justice.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Police Search for Lincoln Bank Robbery Suspect
Workers at the Bank of America branch told police that the man came into the bank shortly before 4 p.m. Monday, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from a teller.
Pawtucket Launching Repaving Project
The repaving is scheduled to start Tuesday on Cottage Street and Central Avenue.