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  1. Op Ed: Tiverton Casino Seems Inevitable to MeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Last night I attended an event held at the restaurant from which I receive the money to afford me the extravagancies in life, like groceries. The purpose of the meeting was to introduce the town of Tiverton's top union representatives to the idea of building a casino within the confines of the small area.

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  2. While fireworks are legal in Rhode Island, they are illegal in Massachusetts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Turnto10.com

    According to Walter Mandeville, who owns Fireworks Connection in Tiverton, location was on his mind when he opened his shop four years ago. "The frog one is really cool," Mandeville of a particular firework he sells.

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  3. Portsmouth officer stops man from hanging himselfRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Turnto10.com

    Police said they received multiple calls at about 1:30 p.m. about a man having a noose around his neck. A patrol officer found the 57-year-old Tiverton man leaning over the side of the bridge with a rope tied around his neck and the other end secured to a railing.

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  4. Officer Stops Man About to Hang Himself From Sakonnet River BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    Portsmouth Police Det. Lt. Alberto Bucci said that the man, identified as a 57-year-old Tiverton resident, put a noose around his neck and tied the other end of the rope to the railing of the Sakonnet River Bridge bike path.

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  5. Day 2 of Clagett Regatta is On the BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Patch.com

    ... Diego, CA) and Maureen McKinnon (Marblehead, MA) in race three saw a points change and moved Sarah Everhart Skeels (Tiverton, RI) and Cindy Walker (Middletown, RI) into first on the leader-board. In the five races held today Porteous and McKinnon ...

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  6. Summer Reading Program at The Union Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Patch.com

    ... their contributions to the community. This program was originally designed as Mollie's senior project for the local Tiverton High School as a small part of the Essex program we all know and love, but the idea was so well-received that Union decided ...

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  7. the List: 5 Great, Local Places For a Relaxing WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... easy, scenic trails. See vernal pools, an old cart path, wildlife, cedar swamps and streams. WEETAMOO WOODS: Nearby Tiverton's 650-acre reserve provides 7 miles of well-marked trails with gentle slopes and rocky paths. The Pardon Gray Preserve next ...

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  8. Governor says she won't investigate Cranston bridge closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Turnto10.com

    ... Two separate engineers visited the site and agreed. The Sakonnet River Bridge, a four-lane bridge between Tiverton and Portsmouth that was built three years ago, cracks run all along the curve on the roadway and bike path, as well as the outside ...

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  9. the List: Saltwater fishing spots around SouthCoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... empties into Taunton River. An occasional run of bonito comes up Cole River in late summer. 6. The Stone Bridge, Tiverton - Access the East side of bridge off Main Road (Route 77) in Tiverton. Historic bridge used to cross the Sakonnet River but was ...

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  10. GoLocalProv | News | New Bedford Residents Vote to Back Casino DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Go Local

    ... Annual Payments to the city of New Bedford. Twin River Casino, who has announced plans to move Newport Grand to Tiverton , has secured rights to acquire 45 acres of land there. The chairman of Twin River's board of directors, John Taylor, has said ...

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  11. Tiverton-Little Compton Students Named to Dean's List at PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Patch.com

    To qualify for the Dean's List, students must achieve at least a 3.55 grade point average with a minimum of 12 credits.

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  12. Obituary: Jose Perreira Aguiar, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Patch.com

    ... and his wife Anna of Fall River, MA, Joseph Aguiar and his wife Dalinda of Middletown, RI, Elizabeth Floen of Tiverton, RI and Robert Aguiar and his wife Kirsten of Dayton, OH. He is also survived by his brother Francisco Aguiar of San Miguel, ...

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  13. Francisco Teixeira, 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Francisco "Frank" Teixeira, 94, of Tiverton, RI, passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at the Clifton Rehab and Nursing Center. He was married to the late Maria Teixeira for 67 years and son of the late Antonio and Adeline Teixeira.

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  14. Sen. DiPalma Recognized by RI Parent NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Patch.com

    ... recognized by a prominent state nonprofit. Sen. Louis P. DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Newport, Little Compton, Tiverton) was honored this morning with the 'Legislative Leader Award' by the Rhode Island Parent Information Network (RIPIN) at their ...

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  15. Today in SouthCoast: Chocolate for your earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Center for the Arts. Showtime: 8 p.m., doors open 7:30 p.m. BYOB & food. Tickets: $15 at the door. 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. See a first of its kind. The Sakonnet Collective will be running its first annual Juried Art Show through July 12. Artist's ...

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  16. RI officials asking public to report turkey sightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... gan in 1980 with the release of birds in Exeter, Burrillville, Little Compton, West Greenwich, Foster, Scituate and Tiverton.

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  17. Paskamansett concerts start in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The new Paskamansett Concert Series is set to launch Saturday, July 11, with a 7:30 p.m. performance by the Spindle Rock River Rats at the historic Dartmouth Grange Hall in the Russells Mills Village Historic District of South Dartmouth. The monthly concerts are being organized by Russ Smith, founder of the popular Sandywoods Music Series in Tiverton, R.I., and its director until April of this year.

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  18. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Paskamansett Concert Series In Dartmouth Set to Launch July 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Go Local

    The monthly concerts, featuring Americana, folk, roots, singer-songwriter, Celtic, blues, and bluegrass music are being organized by Russ Smith, founder of the popular Sandywoods Music Series in Tiverton, RI and its director until April of this year. The Summer and Fall of 2015 lineup includes the Spindle Rock River Rats on July 11th, Seamus Galligan & Michael Laureanno on August 8th, Four Bridges on September 19th, Joanne Doherty and Barbara Phaneuf on October 10th, and Grace Morrison on November 14th.

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  19. Obituary: Harold "Zeke" M. Cole Jr., 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Patch.com

    Harold "Zeke" M. Cole, Jr., 85, of Tiverton died peacefully in his sleep on June 12, 2015. He was the husband of Doris A. Cole.

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  20. Animal advocates: 'Free to good home' can lead to disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... case, in which animals, dead and still living, were found at an apartment in New Bedford and behind a home in Tiverton, R.I.  "This is not excessive furniture in your home. These are not tchotchkes,'' she said. "These are living animals. ...

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