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  1. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: More than 2/3 of RI Students Failed to Meet Expectations on PARCC TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Go Local

    Results from the spring 2015 PARCC assessments released Tuesday show that only 36% of students across grades 3 through 10 met or exceeded expectations in English Language Arts/Literacy - and 25% of students met or exceeded expectations in math. "These latest results track closely with previous data from other assessments such as the SAT and with college readiness rates, and these results show, once again, that we have work to do," said Rhode Island Education Commissioner Ken Wagner.

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  2. GoLocalProv | Politics | Fecteau: Should RI Still Host the Syrian Refugees? AbsolutelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Go Local

    I was taking aback by the horror that unfolded in Paris just last week. Understandably, people are upset.

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  3. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Fit For Life: Life Is Not A Dress RehersalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Go Local

    This week, my column is not all my own. That's because I recently read a letter Steve Jobs wrote and am sharing it with you.

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  4. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Buy Nothing Day Winter Coat Exchange to Distribute 1000’s of CoatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Go Local

    The 19th Annual Buy Nothing Day Winter Coat Exchange is set to take place on Friday, November 27th at 10 sites throughout Rhode Island. The exchange will distribute thousands of winter coats to Rhode Islanders in need.

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  5. GoLocalProv | Politics | Fecteau: A Deployed Veteran’s ReflectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Go Local

    This Veterans Day has a special meaning. Again, I am deployed overseas in service to the imperfect, yet beautiful country I love so much.

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  6. GoLocalProv | News | Has the PawSox Brand Been Damaged This Year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Go Local

    Once as beloved as Del's Lemonade and Allie's Donuts, the PawSox brand has come under great scrutiny from the on-again, off again signals from the new ownership group that they might leave Pawtucket - or might not. "It's almost like the Hostess cupcakes - no one truly cared about them until they were gone," said Mike Mota, Founder and CEO of the Rhode Island public relations and advertising firm Atom Media Group.

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  7. GoLocalProv | Business | First “Crash Pawtucket” Event Kicks Off at Doherty’s Irish Pub TonightRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | Go Local

    City Councilor Sandra Cano is set to host her first Crash Pawtucket event tonight at 5:30 p.m. at Doherty's Irish Pub located at 342 East Ave. in Pawtucket. During the event, Cano will be leading a group in visiting one local business on the second Monday of each month, in order to spend time and money at a place they ma have never been.

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  8. GoLocalProv | News | Herb Weiss: Long Standing Show Returns in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Go Local

    Look for thousands of shoppers to converge on downtown to purchase unique holiday gifts for their friends and loved ones. Next month, the Foundry Artists Association , one of Rhode Island's premier arts events, returns to the City of Pawtucket to kick off its 33rd holiday sale.

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  9. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Fit For Life: How Far Have You Come?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Go Local

    Those are two good quotes to digest, especially if you are like me, impatient, and want things done immediately, or want instant outcomes. When I want something, I want it now, and usually overstress myself to try and get it.

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  10. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | 5 Live Music Musts - November 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Go Local

    A very busy weekend in music arives, headlined by a pair of leading ladies of Rock and Soul. We're bringing a full serving of roots this week on "5 Live Music Musts."

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  11. GoLocalProv | Sports | PawSox New Leadership Team - Dr. Charles Steinberg Replaces Mike TamburroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Go Local

    Pawtucket Red Sox Chairman Larry Lucchino has announced that Dr. Charles Steinberg, the Red Sox' Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President/CEO, will become the PawSox' President replacing long-time CEO Mike Tamburro. In addition, Dan Rea III, Special Assistant to the President/CEO at the Red Sox, will be Senior Vice President/General Manager of the PawSox.

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  12. GoLocalProv | Politics | Fecteau: Back to IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Go Local

    With the recent, tragic death of Master Sgt. Joshua Wheeler and the ongoing violence erupting across Iraq, the United States is creeping towards another larger-scale intervention.

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  13. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Fit for Life: Get Rid of Your F.E.A.R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | Go Local

    This is hard. I have trouble with that. I am not very good at doing this. That isn't my strong point.

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  14. GoLocalProv | Politics | Gencarella: Is There a Movement AfootRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Go Local

    Although they weren't able to keep the Sakonnet Toll legislation from passing, incredibly, the STOP group was successful at reversing the Toll legislation, nearly unheard of in this state. The taxpayers of Coventry, although still battling the establishment on the issue, stood up and said NO to more fire district taxation.

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  15. GoLocalProv | Business | Washington Trust Provides $2.17 Million in Financing to 4 Pawtucket PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Go Local

    The Washington Trust's Commercial Real Estate Group has recently provided $2.178 million to Evergreen Street Apartments, LLC for the acquisition of four multifamily properties located in Pawtucket. "Washington Trust provided excellent service with timely responses to our needs.

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  16. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | It’s All About Education: Taking Flight With BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Go Local

    "Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi."

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  17. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Suspect Wanted in Hit and Run Involving Off-Duty Providence FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Go Local

    Lee Carrazana, 33, of Pawtucket, is wanted by Providence Police for a hit and run which occurred on October 24th at approximately 0200 hours on Smithfield Ave. Carrazana is described as 5'7,' medium complexion and a skinny build with short black hair.

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  18. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Mayors Grebien, Diossa Will Guest Bartend to Benefit Pawtucket Boys Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Go Local

    Mayor Donald Grebien of Pawtucket and Mayor James Diossa of Central Falls will be guest bartending at the Ninety-Nine Restaurant & Pub in North Attleboro, Massachusetts to see who is able to raise more money for the Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket. The event will be held on Tuesday, October 27 at 7 p.m. at 1510 S Washington Street, North Attleboro.

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  19. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Tolman Police Officer Subject of Pending Federal LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Go Local

    The Pawtucket school resource officer caught on video taking down a student at Tolman High School is already the subject of a lawsuit filed in federal court. Jared Boudreault is one of five police officers named as defendants in Miner v.

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  20. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Pawtucket Mayor Pleads with Larry Lucchino for MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Go Local

    Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien is asking Pawtucket Red Sox owner Larry Lucchino to have a meeting to develop a comprehensive plan to keep the PawSox in Pawtucket -- and expressed his concern that the PawSox, and Red Sox, brands are being "damaged by this ongoing saga." In the communication dated October 20, Grebien spoke to informal meetings with Governor Raimondo, Speaker Mattiello, and Senator Paiva Weed, and wrote, "I don't want to speak on anyone's behalf [but] I believe it is fair to say we all agree that the State of Rhode Island does not want the Pawtucket Red Sox to relocated to another state.

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