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  1. WWII hero to be buried after remains found in sunken shipRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... a.m. at St. Maria Goretti Church followed by a burial with full military honors at St. Francis Cemetery, both in Pawtucket. Amateur divers discovered Euart's remains and dog tags in 2012. The Army recovered his remains in 2015 and identified him ...

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  2. News | Raimondo Orders RI Flags Lowered in Memory of Former Pawtucket Mayor DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Go Local

    Governor Gina Raimondo has ordered all Rhode Island flags to be flown at half-staff in memory of former Pawtucket Mayor James Doyle, who passed away last week. "Andy and I were saddened to hear of Mayor Doyle's passing.

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  3. Politics | Weiss: The Political Legacy of James E. DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Go Local

    Over his long career, Mayor James E. Doyle balanced a personal life and very demanding political career through the strong support of his loving family; Joan, his wife of 51 years; his children, Jamie, Cristen, and Joanne; and his grandchildren, Ellen, Caroline, Olivia, Tucker, Chloe, Jamie, Paige. In 1972, Mayor Doyle was elected and would serve the Pawtucket City Council for more than a quarter of a Century.

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  4. WWII hero to be buried after remains found in sunken shipRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... a.m. at St. Maria Goretti Church followed by a burial with full military honors at St. Francis Cemetery, both in Pawtucket. Amateur divers discovered Euart's remains and dog tags in 2012. The Army recovered his remains in 2015 and identified him ...

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  5. Wake, funeral being held for WWII hero lost in Pacific in 1942Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stars and Stripes

    ... for the uncle he is named after. For three quarters of a century, the remains of Army Capt. Elwood J. Euart, of Pawtucket, remained entombed in a sunken ship in the South Pacific. Only the story of his bravery would escape. Then four years ago, a ...

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  6. Town statue gets the golden touchRead the original story

    Tuesday | Derby Shire Times

    ... - a former Ecclesbourne School student. The 7ft fibreglass statue was given to Belper by its American twin town of Pawtucket, Rhode Island - the character's birthplace - in 2001 as a gift. It was displayed at theme park American Adventure for some ...

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  7. Potenza to hold - Monster' record release party in RI newRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Turnto10.com

    ... of the reality TV singing competition. She plans to perform the album in its entirety during a party at The Met in Pawtucket on Sept. 1. "We are giving a free copy of 'Monster' to the first 50 people through the door," Potenza said, noting that she ...

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  8. Former Pawtucket Mayor James Doyle diesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Doyle had also served on the Pawtucket City Council and had about 40 years of public service. His son, James Doyle II, represents Pawtucket in the state Senate.

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  9. Former mayor of Pawtucket, James Doyle, passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Doyle retired in 2010 after serving six terms as Mayor of Pawtucket. He was the city's longest serving mayor.

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  10. Municipalities awarded federal funding to buy fire trucksRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... ional and the repair costs are estimated at above the truck's value. Fire departments in Lincoln, Narragansett and Pawtucket were also awarded a combined $385,000 in grants to buy new equipment.

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  11. Lowell initiative looks to light up architectural gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | Lowell Sun

    ... by the Lowell National Historical Park, and downtown walking tours. Swamp Locks, where the Merrimack and Lower Pawtucket canals break off from one another, will be lit at sunset, around 7:45 p.m. Plans call for Old City Hall (now Enterprise Bank), ...

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  12. As National Parks toast century, Lowell leaders looking forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Lowell Sun

    ... up for the Lowell National Historical Park is a $3 million walkway along the Merrimack River just upstream from Pawtucket Dam, including an overlook of the dam, which created the hydroelectric power needed to feed the mills and allow for the city's ...

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  13. Klein, Ruf lift Lehigh Valley over Pawtucket 6-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... with the winning run in the ninth inning, as the Hickory Crawdads defeated the Asheville Tourists 3-2 on Thursday. PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) -- Darin Ruf homered and had three hits, and Phil Klein allowed just five hits over 7 2/3 innings as the Lehigh ...

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  14. Remains of lost WWII veteran set for return to Rhode IslandRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | 680News

    ... escort will accompany Euart's remains to a funeral home in Lincoln in preparation for his burial Wednesday in Pawtucket. Euart was among 5,000 soldiers aboard the SS President Coolidge when the transport vessel sank after striking two mines in the ...

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  15. Remains of lost WWII veteran set for return to PawtucketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... escort will accompany Euart's remains to a funeral home in Lincoln in preparation for his burial Wednesday in Pawtucket. Euart was among 5,000 soldiers aboard the SS President Coolidge when the transport vessel sank after striking two mines in the ...

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  16. Rhode Island's 'retro-futurist' TempleCon opens ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a sacred gathering ground where like minds come together. (The founders of TempleCon also have a gaming store in Pawtucket, called The Temple Games.) The gaming at TempleCon includes tabletop or board games and vintage electronics. "No matter what ...

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  17. Pawtucket Arts Festival events kick-off Friday with 'horn throw down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It begins Friday night with the opening of the Pawtucket Arts Festival, which runs until Sept. 25. Friday's event is a two-parter, combining a food tasting and music.

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  18. A.J. Cole slated to start Saturday for the Nationals, but that could changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Washington Post

    On Tuesday night, Nationals top prospect Lucas Giolito threw a perfect first inning for Class AAA Syracuse in Pawtucket, R.I. He needed just 13 pitches to record the three outs. Two of them came via strikeouts.

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  19. 5 Things to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Rioux at 508-997-1401 or via email at [email protected] What: All fans entering McCoy Stadium prior to the Pawtucket Red Sox game vs. Lehigh Valley on Aug. 25 will receive a PawSox Team Poster compliments of Honey Dew Donuts and B101. There will ...

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  20. R.I. House Sales Climb in July, Median Price Up, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | National Mortgage News

    ... market ups and downs, said Realtor Erik Bright, who has listed a number of loft condominiums in Providence and Pawtucket. But he said the condo market could rally if more buyers start to look for less expensive alternatives to houses. Bright also ...

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