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Pawtucket residents can speak directly to mayor
The initial round of Mayor's Community Meetings will be held in schools throughout Pawtucket beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Flora S. Curtis Elementary School.
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Providence Ranked Worst in State for Recycling
Data released by the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation shows that for 2013, Providence had the lowest recycling rates in the state of Rhode Island.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
42ND STREET Opens Tonight at Ocean State Theatre
Ocean State Theatre Company , currently celebrating its first full season in its new state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick is proud to present the tap-dance extravaganza, 42nd Street from tonight, April 23 - May 18. Based on the 1933 movie musical of the same name, this timeless, inspiring story focuses on a naive young chorus girl named Peggy ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Globe and Mail
Hasbro swings to profit
A statue of Hasbro's iconic Mr. Potato Head character is pictured in front of the Company's global corporate headquarters in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, in this picture released to Reuters on in this October 19, 2009, file photo.
Prince George Citizen
Girl Power: Hasbro returns to 1st-quarter profit as sales of girls' toys strengthen
Hasbro returned to profitability in its first quarter, driven by sales of girls' toys such as My Little Pony and Nerf Rebelle.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
City lists road work, projects
The city has announced road closings and construction work through Saturday, April 26, according to Henri Marchand, assistant to the city manager.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Rock and Reel competition coming to Pawtucket
"I had lived with the song for so long that I wanted to experience someone else's vision of it.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
RI: RIPTA to Curtail Weekend Service on Three Bus Routes
April 17--PROVIDENCE -- The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority plans to curtail weekend service on three of its bus routes that have low ridership and use those resources in other areas that have shown demand on the weekends.
Overdose deaths in Rhode Island climb to 85
Seven more people in Rhode Island have died of accidental drug overdoses, bringing the total this year to 85, state health officials said Thursday, as they announced some new initiatives to deal with the crisis.
Over The Monster
Portland Sea Dogs update: Mookie Betts, Henry Ramos, Noe Ramirez
Betts has began his run in Double-A much like he ended his time at both Low- and High-A: by hitting everything, and hitting it well.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
R.I. Senate task force calls for new way of funding school construction
A Senate task force proposes using 1 percent of the state's 7-percent sales tax to pay for school construction projects in an effort to reduce the state's reliance on costly bonds.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Free of grease, grime, a fresh image of Apponaug emerges
VILLAGE MURAL: Amie Hannon Boesch, standing, and Violet Major inspect the mural Boesch is restoring before being returned to the city for display.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
42ND STREET to Open 4/23 at Ocean State Theatre
Ocean State Theatre Company , currently celebrating its first full season in its new state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick is proud to present the tap-dance extravaganza, 42nd Street from April 23 - May 18. Based on the 1933 movie musical of the same name, this timeless, inspiring story focuses on a naive young chorus girl named Peggy Sawyer, who is ... (more)
Raimondo unveils plan to help small businesses
The treasurer said she would, if elected, conduct a comprehensive review of all regulations in her first year, speeding up the work the Office of Regulatory Reform has begun.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Providence police seize firearms
Providence police were able to get a number of weapons off the street with arrests this week.
Freshwater fishing season is underway
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management stocked local ponds with 80,000 trout for the opening of fishing season, which began on Saturday.
Pawtucket mayor to kick off re-election campaign
The 46-year-old Democrat says he'll have a formal announcement of his re-election bid Monday evening at the Portuguese Social Club.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Police charge third man in Pawtucket killing
Police said 21-year-old Tyron Wilcox was arraigned Friday in Providence District Court and charged with murder and conspiracy.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Side of the Rhode: Who's Hot and Who's Not in RI Politics?
Every Friday, Dan Lawlor breaks down who's rising and who's falling in the world of Rhode Island politics.
Pawtucket Police Arrest
His hood covering his face, DaQuan Watts is led into the Pawtucket Police station...after detectives drove him from Maine.