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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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Local news for Providence, RI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

Daniel Lastarza is charged in connection with the beating of a man with a two-by-four.

The courtroom is a familiar place for 48-year-old Daniel Lastarza, though he's never faced charges this serious.

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3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

Silver Alert issued for missing man

A Silver Alert has been issued for a 76-year-old man who was last seen boarding a bus outside of the VA Medical Center on Chalkstone Avenue in Providence.

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7 hrs ago | Times-Standard

Colin Firth, Emma Stone riff on working with Woody

Emma Stone, at only 25, hadn't been waiting nearly as long - but she notes her family dog IS named Alvy, after a classic Allen character, and she can keep up with Firth in a spontaneous recounting of the bank robbery scene in "Take the Money and Run."

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8 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

Michael Martin, Shemeeka Barros, Damien Colon

Jurors heard closing arguments Friday in the case of an 18-year-old Providence man who's on trial for a triple murder.

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12 hrs ago | The Block Island Times

Performance Art

These are the days of summer about which we talk, the ones I sometimes think exist only in our memories - or worse, our imaginations.

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17 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

Sex Offender Accused of Assaulting Girl in Pool

A convicted sex offender has pleaded not guilty after being charged with inappropriately touching a 10-year-old girl in a swimming pool.

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19 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Man accused in a brutal beating involving a 2X4 due in court

By: Melissa Randall mrandall@abc6.com The suspect in a brutal beating on Federal Hill that left a man severely injured will answer to an assault charge Friday morning.

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22 hrs ago | KAUZ

Parents of obese kids often view them as healthy

Jealousy may not be the sole domain of humans, with new research showing dogs can get downright possessive when it comes to the love of their master.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Patch.com

Rhode Island-Inspired Works on Display at Gilbert Stuart Museum

Rhode Island is truly an artists' paradise, with inspiration in everything from urban street scenes in Newport and Providence, to majestic landscapes from farm to sea.

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Turnto10.com

Providence receives $3M grant to develop new high schools

Mayor Angel Taveras and education officials announced Thursday that Providence received a three-year, $3 million grant to support the development of two small, innovative high schools in the city.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence schools announce $3 million grant

The grant was won through a competition by the Carnegie Corporation, with the goal to build innovative educational plans that will help students achieve, while closing any educational gaps.

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WLNE-TV Providence

North Prov. woman sues town over sewage floods

"The problem was in the sewer. And when they backed up... the problem became mine," said 86 year old Teresa Lepore.

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Cape Cod Times

Bourne stabbing victim airlifted to Providence

A Bourne man in his 60s was airlifted by helicopter this morning to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, with life-threatening stab wounds, rescue officials said.

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Turnto10.com

Officer injured in chase

Providence police said narcotics detectives were trailing a drug suspect on I-95 South when the suspect got off the highway at exit 6 and pulled into a driveway.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence mayor details plans federal grants

Providence Mayor Angel Tavares has outlined his plans for using $5.2 million in federal community development grants this fiscal year.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Hospital to pay $150,000 for lost data, records

A Rhode Island hospital has agreed to pay $150,000 in Massachusetts after losing backup tapes that contained the personal information of more than 12,000 Massachusetts residents.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WLNE-TV Providence

Hundreds attend solidarity rally for Israel in Providence

Samantha Lavien Slavien@abc6.com Twitter: @samanthalavien Songs and prayers for Israel and its citizens dominated Wednesday night's solidarity rally at the Jewish Community Center in Providence.

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Spin

Hear the Range's Lush Left-Field Dance Track, 'Rayman'

Portland's Dropping Gems label has been a humble but strong influencer in the international electronic music underground, thanks largely to the strength of their Gem Drops compilations .

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Turnto10.com

Police: Man charged after touching girl in pool

A Bristol man was charged with simple assault Wednesday after police said he touched a 10-year-old girl in a pool at an East Providence gym.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence asked to require warrant for detainers

A civil liberties group is asking the Providence Police Department to follow the state prison system and stop honoring federal immigration detainers without a warrant.

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