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Providence, Rhode Island is located in Providence County. Zip codes in Providence, RI include 02904, 02901, and 02940. The median home price in Providence is $149,900 which is roughly $111/per square foot. More Providence information.

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Ajello, Tsiongas Endorse Aaron Regunberg for District 4 Seat

State Representative for the East Side of Providence Edith Ajello and former East Side State Representative Nick Tsiongas announced their endorsement of Aaron Regunberg, a Democratic candidate for State Representative in House District 4. "Aaron Regunberg will be a strong, effective voice for the issues we care about in our community," said Rep.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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Solomon Unveils Plan to Create 2,000 Jobs, Rebuild Schools

Providence mayoral candidate and City Council President Michael Solomon unveiled a detailed 10-year vision to rebuild Providence's neighborhood schools and create 2,000 jobs on Wednesday.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Group hopes to put Mayor Cianci portrait in City Hall

City Hall isn't just the seat of government it's a miniart museum, with portraits of just about every providence mayor.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence officer and K9 to assist in Marathon Monday security

A Providence officer and his K9 have been callled to help with security on Marathon Monday.

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Patch.com

Local Cranston band, The Mad Clatter, performing at Dusk in Providence, tonight (Wed. the 16th) @ 9pm

Hi Cranston, If you enjoy rock music, or just want to support a band in the local scene, please come out to see The Mad Clatter tonight at Dusk, 301 Harris avenue, in Providence.

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Turnto10.com

Paving project appears to be on bumpy road

On a small cut-through street on the East Side of Providence near Wayland Square, Moses Brown Street is one of the first this year to be resurfaced in the city.

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Food | NEW: Providence's Al Forno Featured as a Best Pizza Spot in the US

The editors of Food & Wine magazine have named their Top Pizza Spots in the U.S. and Providence's Al Forno Restaurant has been singled out as one of the premiere pizzerias in the country.

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The Real Deal

Durst adds Big East offices at 655 Third Avenue

The Big East Conference, which competes in NCAA Division I sports, has landed an office at Durst Organization's Midtown East tower at 655 Third Avenue.

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Business Journal

Regulators reject Citizens capital plan for stress test

As part of a stress test administered by federal regulators, the U.S. parent to Citizens Bank had its capital plan rejected and it could have an effect on the bank's planned IPO, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The New York Observer

Michael Bloomberg: Make Philanthropy a Lifelong Habit

New Yorkers are incredibly generous with their time and money, and I got to see just how true that is when I was mayor.

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Providence's Dean Hotel Featured in Surface Magazine

The feature recognizes the accomplishments of the development and design firm ASH NYC, and the restoration work by Kite Architects for turning what was once a "flophouse and strip club" into an "affordable, tastefully designed hotel."

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Live Design Online

Yellowcard Transitions In Concert With Chauvet Professional

The Legend 230SR Beam and Legend 412 moving heads from CHAUVET Professional provided flexibility to create a lightshow that kept pace with Yellowcard's eclectic musical mix at the sold out performance at the iconic Lupos Heartbreak Hotel concert hall.

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Several charged in tax refund schemes worth $1.6M

Several people have been charged in Rhode Island in two separate tax refund schemes that federal prosecutors say could have netted them $1.6 million.

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Governor Chafee names new members of the Judicial Nominating Commission

Scott Rabideau of Pascoag and Vince Watchhorn of Providence have been selected to fill the seats left open by Alexander Biliouris and D. Faye Sanders.

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Which Of These 14 Rappers Wore The Most Insane Coachella Costume Last Weekend

Normally when you think about the fashion of Coachella, you think hippy costumes or chicks with flowers in their hair .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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Food | International String Trio to Perform at Pot au Feu in Providence

Pot au Feu has announced that the International String Trio will perform at the restaurant on Monday, April 28. In addition to the popular jazz trio, the special event will also include a three-course dinner with wine and choice of entre all for $65.

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TRENDER: Dancer, Writer, Social Activist

Who are the Rhode Islanders leading in arts, fashion, food, and style? They're Trenders, and GoLocalProv offers a glimpse of the people you most want to know on the scene.

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Local Songwriter Parodies Gordon Fox and Calamari Legislation

Local songwriter Billy Mitchell has released two new Rhode Island political parody songs titled "Fox on the Run" and "Calamari."

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Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Baseball: Rosa Earns Second Honor Roll Recognition

PROVIDENCE, R.I. For the second time this season, Rutgers baseball freshman Gaby Rosa earned a spot on the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Senate to honor 3 Providence basketball greats

Stacom, a 1974 graduate, is considered one of PC's greatest guards. He was a two-time Defensive Player of the Year.

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