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  1. Lifestyle | Wickford Art Assoc. to Host 1 Night Only Performance of "A Walk in the Woods"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Go Local

    The Wickford Art Association will present a one-night-only benefit performance of Lee Blessing's A Walk in the Woods. The performance will take place in the Association's Art Gallery in North Kingstown on Saturday, September 29 at 7 p.m. A Walk in the Woods was a long-running Broadway success that was nominated for both the Tony Award and the Pulitzer Prize.

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  2. Lifestyle | New Exhibit by Painter Frank Gasbarro at BankRI North Kingstown GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Go Local

    Exhibit hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Gasbarro is well-known in the Providence art world. His former studio on Snow Street in downtown Providence helped cement the city's reputation as a cultural capital.

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  3. Lifestyle | Flickers' RI Film Festival Announces Grand Prize WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Go Local

    "Splendiferous is the word which best conjures the week that was the 2018 Rhode Island International Film Festival. From the spectacular opening night of packed guests and a variety of cinematic delicacies at the palatial Providence Performing Arts Center to hundreds of international filmmakers hugging out their new friendships at the emotional awards ceremony at the RISD Museum Metcalf Center, this festival is truly one the globe's greatest treasures.

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  4. Business | Home Loan Bank Adds Two to Leadership TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | Go Local

    Viera is responsible for the bank's mortgage origination process, from application to funding, including oversight of the underwriting, loan processing, and closing/post-closing team. She brings 30 years of mortgage industry experience and most recently worked for Stearns Lending, LLC as a regional vice president and consultant.

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  5. Health | RI Dept. of Health Recommends Closure of Conimicut Point Beach Due to BacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Go Local

    The Rhode Island Department of Health has recommended the closing Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick due to high bacteria counts. This comes after Camp Grosvenor beach in North Kingstown, Camp Hoffman in Kingston and Kent County YMCA Lower Pond in Warwick remain closed for swimming.

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  6. News | Afterschool Learning Is a Key to Student Success - Guest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Go Local

    Everyone in Rhode Island wants our children to succeed later in life - that goes without debate. But how we properly prepare our children for successful adult lives often comes with varying opinions, facts and ideas.

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  7. Politics | Magaziner Launches Re-Election Campaign for General TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Go Local

    He was also nominated by state representative Patricia Serpa, who represents West Warwick and Coventry, and the nomination was seconded by Sulina Mohanty, Chair of the Women's Caucus and North Kingstown Democratic Town Committee. A potential opponent is Republican Mike Riley who ran for Congress against Jim Langevin previously.

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  8. News | Guest MINDSETTERa Casimiro: Civil Air Patrol is Invaluable to Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Go Local

    During my recent visit to the Quonset Air National Guard Base, I became acquainted with one of America's best-kept secrets: Civil Air Patrol . If you haven't heard of CAP before, don't let that fool you - they are right here in our backyard, providing invaluable services to our local communities.

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  9. Politics | North Kingstown GOP Endorses Fung for GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Go Local

    "I wholeheartedly thank the North Kingstown Republicans for their gracious support. They know that we need to unite around the candidate who has the funding, vision, and expertise in that chief executive role to be victorious in November" said Fung.

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  10. News | RI State Police Report Nearly 800 Commercial Vehicle & Driver Violations During RoadcheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | Go Local

    The roadcheck took place on June 5, 6 and 7 at weigh stations on Route 146 South in North Smithfield and on Interstate 95 North in Richmond. According to Colonel Ann Assumpico, inspections revealed 565 vehicle violations and 116 driver violations.

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  11. Business | Deepwater Announces $250 Million Investment and Hundreds in New Jobs in RIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Go Local

    Deepwater Wind CEO Jeff Grybowski announced today that the Revolution Wind project could create as many as 800 direct construction jobs in Rhode Island. "We're keeping our promise to Rhode Island," said Deepwater Wind CEO Jeffrey Grybowski.

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  12. News | East Greenwich Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking Near NK Public Housing ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2018 | Go Local

    An East Greenwich man has pleaded guilty to trafficking a mixture of fentanyl and cocaine in and around a North Kingstown public housing complex. Jason Palmer, 43, pleaded guilty on Thursday, as charged in a federal indictment, to distribution of fentanyl, announced United States Attorney Stephen G. Dambruch.

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  13. Politics | Red Flag Bill, Bump Stocks & More: This Week at the State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | Go Local

    The red flag bill and the ban on bump stocks passes the Senate, as well as, the sex offender registration and notification act. This week at the State House.

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  14. Live Videos | Fentanyl Test Strips Will Save Lives, Says Casimiro on LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Go Local

    Representative Julie Casimiro joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island State House, to talk about legislation introduced by Representative Aaron Regunberg to provide for fentanyl strips throughout the state, to detect the presence of the powerful opioid that is a leading cause of opioid deaths in the state. Casimiro spoke about the bill, after primary bill sponsor State Representative Aaron Regunberg and advocates held an event at the Providence Public Safety Complex Thursday morning in support of the legislation "It's going to save lives - I believe this is legislation that can be worked out across both side of the aisle," said Casimiro.

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  15. Business | North Kingstown Wind Turbine to Receive Maintenance & Technology UpgradesRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | Go Local

    "We wanted to take the opportunity to explain why our neighbors may notice work being done on the turbine. This maintenance will begin this week and it will take approximately three weeks for the turbine to be back up and operational," said Mark DePasquale, founder, and chairman of Green Development.

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  16. Live Videos | Sheehan on Need for Merit-Based Selection for Magistrates in RI on LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Go Local

    Rhode Island State Senator James Sheehan joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE to talk about legislation that he introduced - and was recently heard by Senate Judiciary - to extend the merit selection process used for judges to Rhode Island's magistrates. Sheehan spoke to the bill what would give the governor the sole authority to nominate, on the basis of merit, from a list submitted by the Judicial Nominating Commission with the advice and consent of the Senate, all judges and magistrates, to all courts.

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  17. News | Guest MINDSETTERa Oliveira: Sen. Sheehan's False AssertionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Go Local

    I read with some interest the Guest Mindsetter commentary of Senator James Sheehan regarding his legislation , in which he suggests that our Rhode Island charter schools are not transparent or held accountable for their performance. I recently testified against his bill before the Senate Education Committee to debunk these false notions.

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  18. Politics | Military Pensions, Hospital Acquisitions & More: This Week at the State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Go Local

    Representative Bob Lancia introduces a bill to exempt military pensions, a bill scrutinizing hospital acquisitions is introduced and more. This week at the State House.

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  19. Live Videos | "Miles for Migraine" Road Race in RI on Mother's Day on LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Go Local

    Alicia Torborg, Executive Director of the Association of Migraine Disorders, appeared on GoLocal LIVE where she spoke to the "Miles for Migraine" race taking place in North Kingstown on May 13. Torborg spoke to her own experience with migraines, and how women make up the majority of migraine sufferers -- and how employers, friends, and families can help those afflicted with the neurological disorder.

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  20. Live Videos | Casimiro on Bill to Require Utility Companies to Provide Credits After Outages, on LIVERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Go Local

    Rhode Island State Representative Julie Casimiro appeared on GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island State House where she spoke to introducing legislation -- H 8060 -- that would require utility and cable companies to provide bill credits to customers after service is interrupted for 168 hours within a 30 day period. "With the intense storms our state has suffered recently, the public has been rightfully angry about the widespread power and cable outages that plagued Rhode Island customers for an unacceptable time period before services were restored," said Casimiro.

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