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  1. 6 Questions: Peter Neronha on and life after the U.S. Attorney's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... J: Peter you're being really nice...just under your watch alone...Carnevale, Palumbo, Gallison, Fox, 3 North Providence Councilors, McCauley, Moreau, Maselli. I'm probably missing somebody. J: You have intimate, inside knowledge about why these ...

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  2. Paiva Weed formally resigning from Rhode Island SenateRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 30 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Weed resigned as the Senate president last week. She was replaced in that role by Dominick Ruggerio, a North Providence Democrat. Three Newport Democrats have announced their intention to run for the Newport County seat Weed has held since 1993. It ...

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  3. PawSox chairman meets new Rhode Island Senate leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... e the team stay in Pawtucket because it's close to Massachusetts, where many fans are located. Ruggerio, of North Providence, took over the Senate presidency last week because Newport Democratic Sen. Teresa Paiva Weed is stepping down.

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  4. Four cars involved in Route 146 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. Adam Blanchard, 25, of Kingston, was traveling north on Route 146 near Mineral Spring Avenue at 11:30 p.m. Sunday when his vehicle hit the median and flipped over.

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  5. Politics | Moore: Ruggerio's Opportunity to Foster CompromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | Go Local

    ... long periods of his tenure. That's why it's encouraging that Dominick Ruggerio, who represents portions of North Providence and Providence, has ascended to Rhode Island Senate President--the top position in the state senate--following former Senator ...

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  6. Moderate's rise changes Rhode Island political calculusRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 26 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The rise of a self-described moderate to lead the Rhode Island Senate is reshaping the political calculus of a state where being a Democrat only tells part of the story. North Providence Democrat Dominick Ruggerio became the new Senate president Thursday, replacing Newport Democrat Teresa Paiva Weed, who is leaving to run a hospital industry group.

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  7. Politics | Ruggerio Elected Senate President, Edwards Bill Passed: This Week at the State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | Go Local

    ... substance abuse treatment and more. This week at the State House. Sen. Dominick J. Ruggerio (D-Dist. 4, North Providence, Providence) was unanimously elected president of the Senate after Sen. M. Teresa Paiva Weed (D-Dist. 13, Newport, Jamestown) ...

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  8. Ruggerio takes office as Senate President, McCaffrey elected Majority LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Senator who represents Providence and North Providence was sworn in just after 4:00p.m., with the help of his granddaughter. "I congratulate Senate President Ruggerio and look forward to working closely with him, his leadership team, the members of the Senate and the entire General Assembly to continue our shared focus on creating jobs and opportunity for all Rhode Islanders," said Governor Gina Raimondo.

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  9. The Latest: Democrats endorse Ruggerio for new Senate leaderRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Democratic members of the Rhode Island Senate have voted for Sen. Dominick Ruggerio as their pick to replace outgoing Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed. The Democratic senators held a caucus meeting Thursday and voted 31-0 for Ruggerio, a North Providence Democrat who has been the Senate's majority leader.

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  10. Rhode Island Senate to choose new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... to be president of the Hospital Association of Rhode Island . Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio , a North Providence Democrat and the chamber's longest-serving member, is running to replace Paiva Weed as Senate president. Ruggerio also is ...

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  11. Senate President Paiva Weed to resign for industry group jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | SFGate

    ... from Catholic University 's law school in Washington. Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio , a North Providence Democrat, said he plans to run for Senate president. Ruggerio also said he supports Warwick Democratic Sen. Michael McCaffrey as his ...

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  12. News | Wired: 1976 to 1979, a Book by Paul F. CaranciRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Go Local

    ... undercover with the FBI for 17 months to exposed corruption. 1976 was a big year in both Rhode Island and North Providence politics. Keven McKenna was making another run for statewide office. Though he expressed interest in running for Lt. Governor, ...

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  13. Rhode Island proposal would bar animal abusers from new petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Day

    ... the sale or adoption of an animal to someone listed on the registry. Democratic Rep. Arthur Corvese of North Providence, the bill's sponsor, says people who have abused animals should not be allowed to own other animals. He calls it a ...

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  14. Man pleads guilty to killing father trying to protect sonRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A 19-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison in the shooting death of a man outside a convenience store last year. Ernest Keosouphanh, of Providence, pleaded guilty Friday in Superior Court for his role in the shooting at Sam's Food Mart in North Providence in May 2016.

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  15. Teen pleads guilty to N. Providence murder, Sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A teenager has plead guilty to a 2016 North Providence murder that left a father dead and his son fighting for his life with multiple gun shot wounds. 19-year-old Ernest Keosouphanh facing a judge on Friday to enter those guilty pleas.

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  16. North Providence teen sentenced to life for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Ernest "E.J." Keosouphanh, 19, pleaded guilty Friday. He was convicted of shooting and killing 46-year-old Hernan Avila outside of the Sam's Food Store in May 15, 2016.

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  17. Report: N. Prov. female lieutenant's sexual harassment claims unfounded; attorney disagreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. North Providence Mayor Charles Lombardi released a lengthy independent report Monday, finding that the sexual harassment claims filed by the department's highest ranking female officer are unfounded. The findings from the months-long independent investigation also dismiss Perez's gender discrimination and retaliation claims against the heads of the police department, which date back to 2012.

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  18. Probe finds claims against North Providence police unfoundedRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    An investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and hostility against the North Providence Police Department found that complaints made by two female officers were "unfounded." Lt. Diana Perez filed a federal lawsuit against the town, acting Police Chief Christopher Pelagio and other officials last year, alleging a hostile work environment.

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  19. News | Wired: Part 1 & 2 1968 to 1975, a Book by Paul F. CaranciRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Go Local

    ... or the birth of his daughter. Perhaps his thoughts were of his January 1999 inauguration as a member of the North Providence Town Council following his first election a few months earlier. In his mind's eye he could probably see his parents and ...

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  20. News | Lead Poisoning for Children - Hot Spots in RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Go Local

    ... tap water used by about 300,000 people in Providence and the surrounding cities of Cranston, Johnston and North Providence." The Providence Water Supply Board warned customers in the summer of 2016 that it found elevated levels of lead in drinking ...

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