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  1. Central Falls home condemned after sinkhole opens upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A home in Central Falls is condemned after a sinkhole opened up in the driveway, almost swallowing up a car. Now 3 families are without a home.

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  2. Schools hire audit consultant as lawsuit appears imminentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Greenwich, South Kingstown and Block Island. Hicks was also called upon to be a consultant for the receiver of Central Falls as the city went through its bankruptcy process in 2012. The hiring of Hicks completes half of the necessary process to ...

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  3. From Diapers to Dance FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The New York Times

    ... of the approximately 160 students are either pregnant or already parents. The school, which has campuses in Central Falls and Providence, offers a regular academic curriculum as well as wraparound services to provide the support its students need, ...

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  4. Pawtucket man charged in parking lot hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | CW28 Providence

    ... at the victim, hitting him with the truck before driving off. The victim, identified only as a 31-year-old Central Falls man, was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious head trauma. At last check, he was still unconscious but in stable ...

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  5. Suspect arrested after an altercation resulted in a hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... er pick up truck and intentionally drove at the victim and fled the scene. The victim is a 31-year-old male of Central Falls who was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious head trauma and is currently in serious condition.

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  6. Mayor Elorza to marry Stephanie GonzalezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | CW28 Providence

    ... Tuesday that the couple is engaged. Elorza, 41, is seeking re-election later this year. Gonzalez, a former Central Falls city councilperson, works as an associate director of partnerships at Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy. Dan McGowan ( ...

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  7. Nonprofit director arrested in prostitution stingRead the original story

    Friday Jun 8 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Police records show the executive director of a Rhode Island nonprofit was one of 17 people arrested in an undercover prostitution sting. The Providence Journal reports 49-year-old James Monteiro was arrested during a sting Sunday morning in Central Falls where city officers posed as prostitutes.

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  8. Rhode Island City Offers Dire Warning to Illinois Municipalities Struggling with Pension DebtRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 7 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... municipalities can't meet or lower their pension obligations, they too could face fiscal collapse. In 2010, Central Falls, Rhode Island, was in crisis. The city of 19,000 faced $80 million in unfunded pension and retiree health care debt with only ...

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  9. News | RI Criminal Justice Hall of Fame Announces 2018 ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Go Local

    The Rhode Island Criminal Justice Hall of Fame has announced that seven people will be inducted as part of the class of 2018. This year's inductees include Providence Police Colonel Hugh Clements, The Honorable Walter Stone, Central Falls Police Chief Joseph Stetkiewicz, RI State Police Major Lionel "Pete" Benjamin, Family Services of RI's Susan Erstling, Ph.D., LICSW, Roger Williams' Robert McKenna and Providence Police detective Stephen Springer.

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  10. Police arrest 17 in prostitution stingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 4 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Central Falls police officers had posed as prostitutes as part of the operation, which resulted in the arrests of 14 men and three women.

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  11. Police LogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Warwickonline.com

    ... prevention employee said that a female, later identified as Ashley Rodriguez, 21, of 59 Darling St. Apt. #4 in Central Falls, had taken several Nike shirts and pants and concealed them in her purse. She also took a pair of Nike sneakers and put ...

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  12. Local leaders ask Care New England to decide fate of Memorial HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | CW28 Providence

    ... plan expeditiously and consider it seriously. The letter is signed by the mayor's of Cumberland, Pawtucket and Central Falls. State Senator Elizabeth Crowley was also included. "We're encouraging Care New England, you don't want the building, sell ...

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  13. Lifestyle | Blackstone Academy to Host Annual 5K Road Race & 1-Mile Family RunRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Go Local

    ... school on Taft Street and follow along the river to downtown Pawtucket on Roosevelt Ave, go two blocks into Central Falls and then turn around and come back. The one-mile route will go for 1/2 mile down the hill and return for 1/2 mile back to ...

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  14. Rising number of diverse-by-design charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | District Administration

    ... school model that would allow children from his community of Cumberland and those from the bankrupt city of Central Falls to go to school together. These educators, parents, and policymakers all helped to open charter schools, and at the center of ...

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  15. Avedisian outlines goals for his new jobRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Warwickonline.com

    ... also wants to follow through on the transportation-oriented developments already announced in Pawtucket and Central Falls. Transportation oriented developments are areas where public transport is part of the fabric of the community, so residents can ...

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  16. For the recordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Warwickonline.com

    ... tried to entice Amazon to build its second headquarters in Rhode Island, proposing sites in Pawtucket, Central Falls and the "Superman" building in downtown Providence amongst others as part of their proposal. While the state's plan was ultimately ...

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  17. Trial Tests Indicate Noncitizens Plan To Avoid 2020 CensusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | National Public Radio

    The Trump administration is adding a citizenship question to forms for the 2020 census. Some immigrants in Central Falls, Rhode Island, say they're afraid to be counted.

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  18. Central Falls police ID man struck by Amtrak trainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    Amtrak Northeast Regional train 82 stopped on the tracks in Central Falls after coming in contact with a person trespassing on the tracks, according to an Amtrak spokesperson.

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  19. RI charter school organization forms political armRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | CW28 Providence

    ... tax deductible. The fund's directors include Angelo Garcia, the founder of the Segue Institute for Learning in Central Falls, Robert Pilkington, the founder of the Village Green Virtual Charter School, and Pamela McCue, the CEO of the Rhode Island ...

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  20. Pedestrian hit by Amtrak train in Rhode IslandRead the original story

    May 6, 2018 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Amtrak says the person was hit Saturday while trespassing on the tracks in Central Falls. That person's current condition is unclear.

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