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Northern Michigan News
Drive-ins use creativity to afford digital switch
Operators say more than 200 of the remaining 348 drive-ins in the country have made the expensive conversion.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Smithfield closes beach: no lifeguards
There are only two officially sanctioned outdoor swimming spots in the town of Smithfield, but one of them is closed this year because of a lack of lifeguards.
Suspects in Lincoln gym theft ID'ed
By News Staff firstname.lastname@example.org A North Smithfield woman has turned herself in after being accused of stealing a wallet from a Lincoln gym.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Five finalists are selected
The screening committee that has been reviewing applications and interviewing candidates for the police chief's position has narrowed the search down to five finalists to submit to the selectmen.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Partgoers had to delay their backyard parties until Saturday due to heavy rains on Friday.
"Arthur got in the way, it was a big storm, there was a tree down so we postponed it until today," said Kerri Lapierre.
Portsmouth EMT / Firefighters Train to Spot, Treat Heart Attacks
What do firefighters do with a Saturday away from work? Traina€¦ On Saturday, June 28, 2014 Twenty-five EMT / Firefighters spent the day in class at Roger Williams Baypoint Inn and Conference Center.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Rhode Island Parents Petition School District to Opt Out of Common Core
Where states are failing to repeal the controversial Common Core standards, many parents have decided to take matters into their own hands and petition their local school districts to drop the nationalized standards and replace them with others of their choosing.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Leftovers from Michelle Obama’s...
First Lady Michelle Obama's healthy school lunch menu is finally getting some love from a group of young eaters.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Shin guards made in RI being used at World Cup
Providence-based G-Form makes protective sports equipment using a technology that allows its products to stiffen on impact, dissipating energy.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Three From Pawtucket Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Car in Attleboro
Three men from Pawtucket, RI, were arrested over the weekend after a suspicious resident called about a Cadillac driving around a neighborhood without its lights on, reported the Sun Chronicle.
Cranston Man Charged after Allegedly Stealing 'Big Bertha' Golf Club
A 68-year-old Cranston man is facing shoplifting charges for allegedly stealing a Callaway "Big Bertha" driver from Dick's Sporting Goods in Smithfield in May. Police said Gaetano J. Aglone of Cranston turned himself in to police recently and will be arraigned soon.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Chuck Horbert plans to paddle across Rhode Island.
It was a little breezy but sunny off Bold Point in East Providence on Wednesday as Chuck Horbert geared up for the final time to paddle across Rhode Island.