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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 $179,000 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More Providence information.

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12 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

Centenarian gets honorary high school diploma

In this Saturday, July 26, 2014 photo, Mary Moniz holds her honorary high school diploma at her home in East Providence, R.I., awarded by the Fall River, Mass., school department.

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3 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

New union president puts education first

He is pictured at his desk that is covered in sports memorabilia from signed baseballs, hockey pucks, posters photographs and more.

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7 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Officials work to ID remains of 8 at funeral home

State health officials say they have tentatively identified four of the bodies found improperly stored at a Providence funeral home.

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15 hrs ago | USA Today

Senator: Carry-on rule for musical instruments is needed

The government should clarify federal rules about bringing musical instruments on to commercial flights as carry-on luggage, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said, after a report of problems Senator: Carry-on rule for musical instruments is needed PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The government should clarify federal rules about bringing musical instruments on to commercial ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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Gathered around a case of cheese and cured meats in the back of Venda Ravioli, Federal Hill business owners called on themselves and city leaders to do more following recent violence.

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The NBC 10 I-Team found the chairman of the state's Democratic Party has the contracts at three Rhode Island state beach concession stands.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Man found guilty for Providence triple homicide

18-year-old Quandell Husband was found guilty of three counts of felony murder for his role in the shooting death of three individuals during a 2012 botched robbery.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Bar temporarily loses license due to violence

Updated 12:40 PM 7/28/14 By: Melissa Randall mrandall@abc6.com Less than two months after opening and Providence's 3 Dollar Bar has already been slapped with a temporary license suspension.

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Andy Jones, Kecia Lewis, Blake Hammond & More Join Paige Faure in CINDERELLA Tour

Producers of the Tony Award winning musical Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Robyn Goodman , Jill Furman and Stephen Kocis , have announced additional casting for the First National Tour launching in Providence, RI at the Providence Performing Arts Center onOctober 10, 2014.

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WHJJ-AM Providence

RI Considers Closing DCYF Satellite Office

DCYF spokeswoman Joanne Lehrer tells The Woonsocket Call that no final decision has been made, but confirmed the move is being considered as part of a budgetary consolidations.

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Time

Something Is Wrong With the Way We Aspire to Success

This is the second of a 10-article series of conversations with transformational leaders who will be storytellers at the BIF10 Collaborative Innovation Summit in Providence, RI, on Sept.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

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A crowd gathered in Scituate to protest puppy mill dogs in pet stores on Sunday.

Animal lovers met in Scituate Sunday, hoping to put a stop to what they say are pet stores selling dogs from puppy mills.

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Watch Jack White Join Beck On "Loser," "Pay No Mind," & "Where It's At" In Providence

After headlining Newport Folk Festival on Saturday night, Jack White made his way over to Beck's concert in nearby Providence, Rhode Island to perform for the whole encore.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

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Tomorrow's Lineup For Beyond Wrestling In Providence, Rhode Island

Tomorrow's Lineup For Beyond Wrestling In Providence, Rhode Island Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.26.2014 Michael Elgin vs Chris Dickenson... Here is the lineup for Beyond Wrestling's Americanrana 2014 in Providence, Rhode Island at Fete Music.

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A Providence fire left a baby and adult man with smoking inhalation injuries Saturday.

According to Providence Deputy Assistant Fire Chief Desmarais, crews responded at 2:00 p.m. to 53 Salmon St. It took 30 minutes to put out the blaze, which started in a first floor apartment.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Unidentified remains found in Providence funeral home

By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com On Friday, July 25th, Providence Police were notified by the State Medical Examiners Office to respond to Pennine Funeral Home on .

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Medical News

New York City moves forward to implement law banning tobacco discounting schemes

Tobacco companies have abandoned their legal challenge to New York City's innovative new law prohibiting tobacco discounting schemes, as they chose not to appeal a federal court ruling that upheld the law.

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WHJJ-AM Providence

Providence Holding Summer's 2nd Car-Free Cyclovia

The city of Providence is holding another "Cyclovia." That's when a main thoroughfare is shut down to car traffic so people can bike, walk and mingle.

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Medical News

RI Defeats Hepatitis C project aims to eliminate HCV in Rhode Island

July 26 WaterFire to be held in Providence, Rhode Island, to mark World Hepatitis Day -- epidemic kills 1.5 million worldwide a year; deaths on the rise Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., director of The Miriam Hospital's HIV/Viral Hepatitis Coinfection program, states in the July, 2014 Rhode Island Medical Journal special edition, "RI Defeats Hep C" that ... (more)

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Patch.com

East Bay Community Action Preschools Earn BrightStars Rating

The five pre-school centers run by East Bay Community Action have received high marks after an assessment by the BrightStars quality ranking system.

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