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  1. Students forgive teachers for calling them a idiotsa in SlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Bellingham Herald

    ... "It hasn't changed our perspective of the school. We will come back stronger." Galdis Ricaurte, a junior from Central Falls, wrote in an email that charter schools are unfairly criticized for taking money away from regular school districts: "Let me ...

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  2. What If "Commuter Rail" Was for Everyone, Not Just 9-to-5 Commuters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Streetsblog

    ... investments, reports Sandy Johnston at Itinerant Urbanist . The area that would be served by the Pawtucket-Central Falls rail station is one of the most walkable parts of Rhode Island. Photo: Google Maps via Sandy Johnson Anti-rail critics are ...

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  3. News | Bob Whitcomb's Digital DiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Go Local

    ... Bill Brody and Ray Meador (who lives in California), two players in creating the Wyatt Detention Center, in Central Falls, and linked to its fiscal disaster, would benefit again from public financing if voters approve the bonds. Mr. Brody is a ...

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  4. For RI Students Fluent In A Second Language, Recognition On Their High School DiplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    It's the last day of class for many schoolchildren, including students at Central Falls High School. The school has just graduated more than a dozen seniors who are the first in Rhode Island to receive special recognition for speaking and reading two languages.

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  5. Breaking down some of RI's newest potential lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... background checks and meet minimum insurance requirements. Legislation passed that would allow Providence and Central Falls to create alternative schools to meet the needs of urban students who struggle in traditional public schools. The schools ...

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  6. News | ProvPort's Managers Tied to Creating Wyatt Detention Center's Financial FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Go Local

    ... be deja vu all over again. In 1992, the Rhode Island Port Authority sold $30 million in bonds to finance the Central Falls Detention Center Facility Corporation as the newly envisioned private prison was unable to attract financing. ProvPort claims ...

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  7. Central Falls Police arrest eight people during undercover "John Sting"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Central Falls Police announce the arrest of eight people Friday during an undercover "John Sting". Three female police officers posed as prostitutes and were placed in high traffic areas.

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  8. Police: Man admits to running over dog in Central FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | White Lake Beacon

    Police say a Rhode Island man accused of running over a dog earlier this month in Central Falls has turned himself in to law enforcement. WJAR-TV reports that a 13-year-old Yorkshire terrier named Lucky wasn't seriously injured when run over at the busy intersection of Fuller and Summer streets on June 1. Lucky's owner, Oleg Buryak, says he was nearly struck himself by a sport utility vehicle that passed right over Lucky, then drove away.

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  9. Man who ran over senior dog and left the scene turns himself into policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Examiner.com

    The driver of a white SUV which ran over a senior dog who was being walked across a road in Central Falls, Rhode Island, has turned himself into the authorities. According to Wednesday's Turn to 10 News , the authorities in Central Falls were able to determine that 45-year-old Miguel Rondon was behind the wheel of the vehicle - Rondon turned himself in on Tuesday and admitted that he had been driving the Honda Pilot without a license.

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  10. Ex-Lee Police Chief Joseph Buffis ordered to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | WWLP

    ... Mastroianni, however, determined that medical care for Buffis is adequate at the Wyatt Detention Facility in Central Falls, Rhode Island, and ordered Buffis Tuesday morning to surrender to U.S. Marshals. He was taken from U.S. District Court in ...

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  11. Red Sox bullpen help: The Pawtucket optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | BoSox Injection

    Red Sox bullpen help may just be a scenic ride down I-95 to look at Pat Light and Anthony Varvaro. Monday was an off day for the Boston Red Sox as they traveled to San Francisco to play the Giants, but another baseball option existed thanks to NESN and a broadcast of a game between the PawSox and Toledo Mud Hens from Pawtucket - gateway to Central Falls.

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  12. Karen A. McAloonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Print Works in Cranston, RI, for many years and also worked as a CNA. Karen attended the Holy Spirit Parish in Central Falls, RI, and St. Michaels in Augusta, ME, where she was involved in various ministries, most notably the choir and the delivery ...

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  13. Using Warwick template, Mentoring Partnership to expand programRead the original story

    Tuesday May 31 | Warwickonline.com

    ... the Mentoring Partnership's recruitment efforts, as well as begin a program at Calcutt Middle School in Central Falls. The other grant of $75,000 will help to foster a new partnership between RIMP and the Institute for the Study & Practice of ...

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  14. RIDOH approves birthing proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... care at Women & Infants Hospital. In 2015, more than 92% of the 3,687 children born to women who lived in Central Falls, Pawtucket and Providence were delivered at Women & Infants. Care New England facilities include Butler Hospital, Care New ...

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  15. RIDOH Issues Decision on Memorial Hospital Obstetrics Proposal With Patient-Focused ConditionsRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Rhode Island Department of Health News

    ... impacts on patients, the community, and other healthcare facilities. RIDOH conducted public meetings in Central Falls and Pawtucket in March to gather community input on the proposal and collected written comments from hundreds of Rhode Islanders, ...

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  16. Health | RI's HEALTH Approves Closing of Memorial Hospital's Obstetrics ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Go Local

    ... at Women & Infants Hospital. In 2015, more than 92 percent of the 3,687 children born to women who lived in Central Falls, Pawtucket, and Providence were delivered at Women & Infants. The current financial situation at Care New England is ...

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  17. Miss RI leaves for Miss U.S.A. pageant in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Agonia, 24, of Central Falls, hopes to take the crown and win it all. She is excited to get started rehearsing with the other contestants.

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  18. One Man's OpinionARE We on the Road of No Return?Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... from a more vulnerable position. We've seen the first municipal bankruptcy - of many to come, I believe - in Central Falls, R.I., and others like Jefferson County, Ala., preparing to vote on declaring Chapter 11. Global economies are exhausted, ...

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  19. One Man's OpinionARE We on the Road of No Return?Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... from a more vulnerable position. We've seen the first municipal bankruptcy - of many to come, I believe - in Central Falls, R.I., and others like Jefferson County, Ala., preparing to vote on declaring Chapter 11. Global economies are exhausted, ...

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  20. Health | UNAP, Elected Leaders to Urge Health Dept. to Halt Memorial Hospital ClosingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Go Local

    ... Tobon, Rep. Jean Phillippe Barros, Rep. Mary Duffy-Messier, as well as Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien and Central Falls Mayor James Diossa. The boards of Southcoast Health Systems and Care New England recently announced plans to pursue formal ...

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