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  1. Athlete of the Week: Titans' Beeson adds name to boys lacrosse record bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in fifth grade and found this new sport called lacrosse to replace it, will head off to Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island, in the fall to continue his playing career. Former Poway teammate Jake Fiske, the San Diego Section's CIF player ...

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  2. Quick Mobile Device Repairs Now Available at Cellairis in North Smithfield WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | PRWeb

    When residents in North Smithfield and the surrounding area need iPhone, iPad or computer repair, they no longer need to go far. Cellairis has opened a new location for quick repairs and accessories for mobile devices at the North Smithfield Walmart at 7 Dowling Village Blvd., North Smithfield, RI 02896.

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  3. More states allow sunscreen at schools without doctor's OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | News Tribune

    In this Thursday, May 11, 2017 photo Susan Grenon, left, chats with her son Pauly, right, as their pet German Shepherd "Ginger," center, looks on in an entryway to their home, in Smithfield, R.I. Grenon makes sure her son is lathered with sunscreen before he leaves for school in the morning, but the red-headed 10-year-old can't bring a bottle to reapply it without a doctor's note. PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Susan Grenon makes sure her son is lathered with sunscreen before he leaves for school in the morning, but the fair-skinned 10-year-old can't bring a bottle to reapply it without a doctor's note.

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  4. States are finally letting kids bring sunscreen to school without a doctor's noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... nurses voicing caution about children bringing in lotions that can cause allergic reactions. Grenon, who lives in Smithfield, Rhode Island, said her concerns for her son grew after a doctor excised two basal cell carcinomas from her face in ...

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  5. More states letting kids bring sunscreen to school without doctor's OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | The Japan Times

    In this Thursday photo Susan Grenon plays with her son, Pauly, in the backyard of their home in Smithfield, Rhode Island. Guenon makes sure her son is lathered with sunscreen before he leaves for school in the morning, but the red-headed 10-year-old can't bring a bottle to reapply it without a doctor's note.

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  6. Terry Andoscia v. Town of North Smithfield et al.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | FindLaw

    In December 2008, Terry Andoscia was reappointed to his fourth consecutive two-year term as assistant zoning inspector in the Town of North Smithfield . The issue in this appeal is whether that appointment constitutes a contract of employment.

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  7. 2018 National Financial Plan Competition Call for EntriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | PRWeb

    ... professionals. "I definitely encourage it," explains 2016 Comp winner Molly Funk of Bryant University from Smithfield, RI . "It was a really great learning experience for me. I found out things I never knew were possible that were applicable to ...

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  8. Top StoryMusselman signs combo guard Nisre Zouzoua, will be eligible in 2018-2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... man that will fit in with our current players right away." Zouzoua transfers to Nevada from Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island and will have two seasons to play for the Pack after sitting out next season under NCAA transfer rules. The ...

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  9. Massachusetts man charged in wrong-way crash that injured 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | WWLP

    Police in Connecticut say a father who was moving a vehicle ran over and killed a toddler in the driveway of a Bristol NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. - Rhode Island State Police say a Massachusetts man was driving under the influence and the wrong way when he crashed into another vehicle, leaving himself and three other people seriously injured. Aleksandro Mihali faces charges of driving under the influence of liquor or drugs resulting in serious bodily injury in the Saturday crash in North Smithfield.

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  10. Man charged in wrong-way crash that seriously injured 4Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 30 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Rhode Island State Police say a Massachusetts man was driving under the influence and the wrong way when he crashed into another vehicle, leaving himself and three other people seriously injured. Aleksandro Mihali faces charges of driving under the influence of liquor or drugs resulting in serious bodily injury in the Saturday crash in North Smithfield.

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  11. Worcester man charged with OUI for wrong-way crash in R.I.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Boston.com

    A 22-year-old Worcester man was arrested Saturday on charges of driving under the influence and reckless driving after a wrong-way crash on Route 146 in North Smithfield, R.I., according to Rhode Island State Police. Aleksandro Mihali was charged with three counts of driving under the influence of liquor and/or drugs resulting in serious bodily injury for the crash that injured four, including himself and a female passenger, police said in a statement.

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  12. Birdball Midweek Preview - UMass Lowell & BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | BC Interruption

    After a thrilling weekend sweep of NC State, the Boston College baseball team returns to action this week with a pair of midweek games against regional foes UMass Lowell and Bryant. While Tuesday's contest against the River Hawks will be within the friendly confines of Shea Field, Wednesday's tilt will take place in Smithfield, Rhode Island, the home of the Bulldogs.

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  13. East comes up just short against MountRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Warwickonline.com

    ... little more consistent." The 'Bolts are now 1-3 in the Division III standings, and were set to host winless North Smithfield at Cranston Stadium on Wednesday, but results were unavailable at press time. East will then go on the road for its next two ...

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  14. Lifestyle | Weiss: Long-Time Fans Look Forward to RIMHOF Induction Ceremonies This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Go Local

    ... 6 piece lineup of Rizzz play a song by The Band followed by an original to a packed house at Gulliver's in Smithfield, he said to himself, "Now that's what I want to do." Bellaire gave notice to his hard rock band the next day and never looked back. ...

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  15. Historic stone arch bridge to close for repairsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The state Department of Transportation says the Slatersville Stone Arch Bridge, built in 1855, will be closed from May 1 through July. The bridge in North Smithfield carries Route 5, known as the Providence Pike, over the Branch River.

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  16. Meet Buddy: The first funeral home therapy dog in Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The daunting task of making final arrangements for a loved one who has recently passed away is becoming a little easier at one funeral home in Smithfield. A Golden Retriever named "Buddy" is the first funeral home therapy dog in Rhode Island, and his presence and kisses are bringing smiles to those who need it most.

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  17. Rhode Island College basketball player dies in car crashRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    State police say 18-year-old Victoria Demers, of Sutton, Massachusetts, was driving north on Route 146 in North Smithfield on Tuesday morning when her vehicle went out of control, struck the median and crashed with another car. Don Tencher, athletic director at the NCAA Division III school, said in a statement Thursday that Demers had died.

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  18. Sutton High graduate dies from injuries in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Sutton Memorial High School graduate and Rhode Island College student who was severely injured in an automobile crash on Route 146 in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, Tuesday, has died, according to the college's athletic director.  Victoria L. Demers, 18, of Sutton, a freshman on the RIC's women's basketball team, was critically injured when she lost control of her car, which hit a median and collided with another vehicle.  RIC's Athletics Director Don Tencher announced Demers' death Thursday in a news release, calling her “a force to be reckoned with on and off the court.”  “She had an infectious personality that affected everyone in a very positive manner and her freshman season exhibited just a glimpse of the positive things to come on the court,” said Tencher's statement.  The women's basketball coach, Glenn Senecal, said that he ... (more)

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  19. Sutton teen critically injured in RI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Sutton teenager was critically injured Tuesday morning after losing control of her car, hitting the median and crashing into another car on Route 146 in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, police said. The 18-year-old driver, whose name was not released, was taken to Rhode Island Hospital.

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  20. RIDOT Announces Temporary Closure of Slatersville Stone Arch BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. Effective on Monday, May 1, the Slatersville Stone Arch Bridge carrying Route 5 over the Branch River in North Smithfield will close for rehabilitation. The Rhode Island Department of Transportation says that the bridge will be closed throughout July.

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