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  1. Business | EXCLUSIVE: Hasbro Looking at Superman Building to Create Providence CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Go Local

    GoLocal has learned from multiple sources close to the process, that Hasbro - the global entertainment and toy company - is looking to consolidate its multiple locations in the region and create a next-generation creative campus for its headquarters in Providence. Some of the options that Hasbro is considering include the Superman Building.

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  2. News | Guest MINDSETTERa Kinch: PawSox Must Put Up More Money for Deal to WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Go Local

    We all want the PawSox to stay! We don't need a bunch of hired PR guns to tell us about the contributions it has made to our state - we know that. I'll be jubilant if the numbers add up and the team stays in Pawtucket.

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  3. Lifestyle | Fit For Life: Opportunity & HustleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 23 | Go Local

    I have decided that the world is comprised of two types of people: The ones that wake up and hustle every day, striving to be better and improving at every level, and the ones that don't. It's the level of hustle that will dictate your level of success, and I say the word your, because everyone has their own set of goals and vision of success.

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  4. Politics | Moore: A Ballfield is the Priority?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Go Local

    Any responsible adult who budgets his or her money realizes the difference between necessities and things that are merely nice to have. Helping the downtrodden and fixing our infrastructure are necessities.

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  5. Politics | Fecteau: Trump's PivotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Go Local

    President Donald J. Trump is working with the same Democrats he vilified in the past and embracing a more moderate stance on certain key public policy issues. I am not complaining; he is getting stuff done after all, and that means something in times like these.

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  6. Live Videos | Stillwater Books to Open on Main Street in Pawtucket at End of OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Go Local

    Steven Porter with Stillwater Books spoke about the new bookstore opening on Main Street in Pawtucket at the end of the October -- and what customers can expect, from best sellers, to local authors, and events.

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  7. News | Democrats, Labor Stack Hearing for PawSox Funding Scheme at RI State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Go Local

    Proponents of a new, taxpayer-supported ballpark for the Pawtucket Red Sox spoke for the first four hours of the first Rhode Island Senate hearing on Thursday night -- but opponents would not be deterred. A plethora of Northern Rhode Island Democratic Mayors, union leaders, and Pawtucket business owners testified in support of the public financing scheme starting at 6 P.M, touting what they said would be a significant economic benefit to the region -- and state - until opponents started in at 10 p.m. "Someone asked me earlier how I prepared," said Pat Ford, Chair of the Libertarian Party of Rhode Island and critic of the PawSox ownership's attempts to secure public assistance.

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  8. Business | 7 Questions the PawSox Need to Answer in HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Go Local

    There are a number of critical questions that the Pawtucket Red Sox will need to answer in the coming weeks to build forward momentum for legislative approval for a new stadium -- and a chance to rebuild the very damaged PawSox brand. Over a 30-plus year period, the previous PawSox ownership group - led by Ben Mondor, Mike Tamburro, and Lou Schwechheimer and others - built the Boston Red Sox farm team into one of the most successful and most beloved minor league sports franchises.

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  9. Politics | Fecteau: We Killed Benny'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Go Local

    A tragic sign of the times, another family-owned business has closed its doors for good. Benny's will shutter its stores across Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut by the end of this year.

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  10. News | Fecteau: A Rare Moment of BipartisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Go Local

    President Donald J. Trump signed a bill Friday extending the debt ceiling for three months, keeping the government running and providing just over $15 billion in aid to parts of our country adversely impacted by the recent hurricanes. This is a rare moment of bipartisanship in an otherwise toxic, partisan political environment.

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  11. News | PawSox Take a Hit as Council Tables Pro-Stadium ResolutionRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | Go Local

    A resolution that supports the PawSox funding scheme has been tabled by the City Council and opponents say the decision is an indication of the lack of support for the funding structure. Pawtucket community activist Khrystyne Bento, told GoLocal regarding Wednesday night's Pawtucket City Council meeting, "Albo Vitali, who put the resolution on the table, decided to pull it back off, He knew the council was not in support, so he saved himself the embarrassment.

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  12. Live Videos | LIVE: Roots Rock Singer/Songwriter Kellogg Kicks Off New Tour at The Met CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Go Local

    After being on the road for over a decade, folk-rock musician Stephen Kellogg found ways of balancing tour life with family life, and it's that very challenge that has inspired his upcoming tour, which launches with a show at The Met Cafe in Pawtucket. The "Postcard Tour," whose title was inspired by the postcards Kellogg sent his 4 daughters while on the road with his band over the past ten years, will feature songs from his latest double live recording, and will be more stripped down and intimate than his last tour.

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  13. Lifestyle | 19th Annual Pawtucket Arts Festival to Host Slater Park Fall FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Go Local

    The 2017 Pawtucket Arts Festival is set for a month long celebration of arts and creative enterprise across the city of Pawtucket. The celebration begins with the Slater Park Fall Festival which is set to run from September 9 to September 10. The feature will be highlighted by a free concert by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra as they celebrate their 16th anniversary on September 9. The festival will also feature artists such as Atwater-Donnelly, Arc Iris, Czesare Santana, Eastern Medicine Singers, Chachi Carvalho, and Sidy Maiga with Afrimanding, among others, including Cowboy & Lady, Magnolia, Becky Bass, and Kim Trusty.

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  14. Politics | Moore: PawSox Hearings Present Real Opportunity For Rhode IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Go Local

    The Rhode Island State Senate, under the leadership of Senate President Dominick Ruggerio, deserves credit for holding hearings across the state about the potential of spending taxpayer dollars to build a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox. Far too often, the rank-and-file residents of Rhode Island feel as if their opinions aren't valued or paid much attention by statehouse leadership.

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  15. Business | Will Robots Take Rhode Islanders' Jobs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Go Local

    It may be Labor Day, but the reality is that tens of thousands of Rhode Island jobs are at risk to be replaced by robots, according to a number of new reports - including new research released recently that claims that increasing the minimum wage further expedites the shift to automation. "Manufacturing has been the most vulnerable in the past and will likely continue to be so.

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  16. Politics | Fecteau: Block VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Go Local

    Former Republican gubernatorial candidate Mr. Ken Block has embraced the issue of investigating voting irregularities, and potential fraud. This is a contentious issue because you can always find someone in Rhode Island who claims to know a victim of voter fraud; their husband's best friend's second uncle was a victim, or so they claim.

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  17. News | NEW: Dept. of Corrections Investigating Anti-Muslim Posts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Go Local

    The Rhode Island Department of Corrections is looking into anti-Muslim social media posts allegedly from a Correctional Officer including one that says, "Muslims are some of the worst people alive...we should keep them out of America." Screen grabs of posts on Facebook, purportedly made by Patrick Curry of Pawtucket, who lists his occupation as a Rhode Island Correctional Officer, followed a Muslim Youth Rhode Island prayer event at McCoy Stadium on Friday.

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  18. News | NEW: Senate Finance Announces PawSox Hearing Dates, Locations in RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Go Local

    The Rhode Island Senate announced on Monday the dates, locations, and times for six public hearings on the legislation to provide public support for a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox. Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Rhode Island State House, Room 313: The committee will outline the hearing process, receive an overview of the proposal, and take public testimony.

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  19. Politics | Fecteau: Trump Goes Obama-Lite in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Go Local

    Remember that quagmire in Afghanistan? That war was supposed to end years ago. Well, it is still going on, and people, including American Soldiers, are dying.

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  20. News | Democrats May Just Miss Bannon, MINDSETTERa FecteauRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Go Local

    The Democrats might just miss White House Chief Strategist Mr. Steve Bannon. A favorite political target of Democrats, Mr. Bannon was very influential to President Donald Trump's uber-nationalist agenda.

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