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  1. Pantless Woonsocket Man Found Rummaging Through Car Charged With OUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Patch.com

    Police were not likely expecting a half-naked man when they arrived at a Foxborough motel on Friday night but that was the case while investigating a report of suspicious activity. Edward Bourne, 54, of Woonsocket, R.I. was arrested by the Foxborough Police on Oct. 31 at the Comfort Inn on Fisher Street and charged with indecent exposure, his third OUI liquor offense, and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license.

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  2. Teens Honor Veterans with Town Park ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Patch.com

    Jennifer Lepine and her twin brother Chris are raising thousands of dollars to build a memorial to all veterans on Davis Avenue in Woonsocket. The Providence Journal reported that the 17-year-old pair, from Cumberland, organized 50 volunteers last weekend to help build the Woonsocket Armed Services Park on a half-acre site at an entrance to the Blackstone River Bikeway.

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  3. Woonsocket Election 2014: Voter's GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Patch.com

    Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Woonsocket. Don't know which district you're in? Find out here.

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  4. Woonsocket Police Chase Ends in ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Patch.com

    Woonsocket police said State Police were trying to pull over Mark Boiteau, 52, of Woonsocket, on Cumberland Hill Road. Boiteau sped away, police said, and a Woonsocket police cruiser chased him from Hamlet Avenue to Park Avenue.

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  5. 1st State CVS MinuteClinic Opens in TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Patch.com

    The Valley Breeze reported that the clinic is located on the inside the CVS/pharmacy store on Cass Avenue in Woonsocket. MinuteClinic locations are open seven days a week with no appointment necessary.

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  6. Yelp's Top-Rated Tattoo Shops in Woonsocket: Do You Agree?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Patch.com

    It used to be that getting a tattoo was one of those love 'em or hate 'em things, but body art is embraced by more walks of life than ever before. We decided to take a look at Yelp's top-rated tattoo parlors in the Woonsocket-area.

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  7. River Street Road Closure and Railroad Crossing ReconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    According to a recent press release, the Providence and Worcester Railroad Co. will be reconstructing the railroad crossing on River Street near High Street in Woonsocket, beginning Friday, Oct. 31 at 8 a.m.

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  8. Obituary: Arthur V. Bultot, 96, of WoonsocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Arthur Victor Bultot, 96, a resident of Oakland Grove Health Care Center, died on October 15, 2014 in Landmark Medical Center. He was the husband of Therese Bultot, to whom he had been married for sixty-five years.

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  9. Halloween is in the Air, Woonsocket... NASA Shares 'Jack-o'-Lantern Sun' PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    We are all familiar with the Man in the Moon but a jack-o'-lantern in the sun? NASA recently released a very appropriately timed photo of the sun appearing more like an eerie Halloween decoration than the star at the center of the Solar System. The image was taken on October 8 by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

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  10. 2 Local Men Charged in Providence ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Providence Journal reported that Cruz, from Dracut, Mass., was found by police near 180 Pine St. in Providence at about 2:30 a.m. His wound was not life-threatening. Nathan Jeter, 23, and Dominic Hernandez, 22 were arrested in connection with the incident.

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  11. Watch for Fireballs in the Sky: Orionids Meteor Shower Peak 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    If you like a good meteor shower, give some thanks over the next few days to Halley's Comet , which is about to produce the 2014 Orionids meteor shower peak . On Tuesday, Oct. 21, Earth will pass through a stream of debris from Halley's Comet, which should make visible up to 15 meteors an hour in the wee hours of the morning.

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  12. Yelp's Top-Rated Pizza in Woonsocket: Do You Agree?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    Who slaps and rolls together the best pizza pie in town? Or where do you prefer to grab a quick slice? We decided to take a look at Yelp's top-rated pizza restaurants in Woonsocket. We're wondering if residents agree with the list, and what you think are the best in town.

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  13. Driver in School Bus Accident ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Seven children were hurt in Woonsocket Thursday morning when Melissa Escomilha, of Woonsocket, hit a school bus full of children, police said. There were 31 children on the Valley Transportation bus.

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  14. Yelp's Top-Rated Sandwich Shops in Woonsocket: Do You Agree?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    There are plenty of places to grab some food on the go in Woonsocket. But when it comes to sandwiches, which eatery is the best? We decided to take a look at Yelp's top-rated sandwich shops in Woonsocket.

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  15. 7 Children Hurt in Woonsocket When Driver Hits School Bus, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Seven children were hurt in Woonsocket Thursday morning when a driver hit a school bus full of children, police said. Melissa Escomilha, of Woonsocket, allegedly drove away after the crash.

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  16. UWRI Annual Community Awards PresentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Patch.com

    The United Way of Rhode Island announced the recipients of its annual community awards on Wednesday at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium. GoLocalProv reported that each honoree was recognized during UWRI's 88th Annual Meeting on October 8. Students of the RiverzEdge Arts Project in Woonsocket, an after school UWRI-supported youth program, designed the awards.

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  17. Local Man Arrested for Child Pornography PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    Members of the Rhode Island State Police Computer Crimes Unit and the Internet Crimes Against Children arrested a Woonsocket Man for possession of child pornography and three counts of soliciting another to commit a crime. ICAC Task Force arrested Jose A. Marquez Escarcega, 27, of 126 Jenckes St. on Thursday, according to a press release.

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  18. Woonsocket Gets $125,000 COPS Hiring GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    A new recruit will be joining the Woonsocket Police Department sometime in the future thanks to the city receiving a federal Community Oriented Policing Services, or COPS, grant. The $125,000 grant will fund the hiring of one police officer and Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse and Jack Reed and Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline issued a joint statement that the grant will play a small role in easing the city's financial burdens as it tries to effectively provide public safety services.

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  19. Homes Sold in WoonsocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    Emily Sobeck, who has been battling leukemia for two years, wants to be a celebrity. Make-A-Wish Michigan made that happen.

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  20. Philadelphia Fugitive Wanted in Shooting Caught in WoonsocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Ramon Bolorin, 31, allegedly shot a person in Philadelphia in February after an argument over a girlfriend. He previously served prison time in another shooting.

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