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  1. Cranston Makes 50 Best Cities ListRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... residents are relatively well off," the report stated. And with 166 places to get a drink, 39 libraries in Providence County and 3.5 miles of shoreline, Cranston is a city with lots to do and nationally-recognized historic districts. The rankings ...

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  2. Brown players in sex assault probe back on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2011 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... was drugged at a bar last November and sexually assaulted. She said she woke up in a dorm room at Brown. A Providence County grand jury declined to indict two players last month. A third player who remains on the team wasn't part of the case ...

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  3. Brown players in sex assault probe back on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... was drugged at a bar last November and sexually assaulted. She said she woke up in a dorm room at Brown. A Providence County grand jury declined to indict two players last month. A third player who remains on the team wasn't part of the case ...

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  4. Brown - Sexual Assault InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... was drugged at a bar last November and sexually assaulted. She said she woke up in a dorm room at Brown. A Providence County grand jury declined to indict two players last month. A third player who remains on the team wasn't part of the case ...

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  5. Cranston Man Indicted for Nov. Burglary, Car TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Patch.com

    A 29-year-old Cranston man has been indicted by the Providence County Grand Jury on charges of burglary, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and two counts of larceny under $1,500 in connection with a Nov. 2013 robbery.

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  6. Cops: 3rd Brown player cited in sex assault probeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Boston Herald

    ... disclosed the alleged involvement of a third player for the first time, The Providence Journal reported. A Providence County grand jury declined to indict the two players on Monday. The attorney general's office provided no explanation for the ...

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  7. Police: 2 Brown football players in sexual assault case mentioned third player being involvedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Fox News

    ... cellphones were filed in a Rhode Island court and disclosed the alleged involvement of a third player. A Providence County grand jury Monday declined to indict the two players, who were told to leave campus and removed from the team roster after the ...

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  8. I-Team: New details in Brown U. sexual assault investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Turnto10.com

    ... assaulting a 19 year-old woman. The attorney general's office confirmed to NBC 10 on Monday that the Providence County grand jury declined to indict the two men this week. No charges have been filed, and neither man has been arrested. NBC 10 has not ...

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  9. Woonsocket Man Indicted For RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Patch.com

    The Providence County Grand Jury on Monday reported out an indictment charging Leopolodo Belen, 33, of 381 Third Ave., Woonsocket, with four counts of first-degree rape for his alleged brutal assault on a 21-year-old woman in April.

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  10. Grand jury indicts Woonsocket man in rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Turnto10.com

    A Providence County Grand Jury has indicted a Woonsocket man in connection with the violent rape of a woman in April.

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  11. Rhode Island Getting $681K for Emergency NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... nearly $681,000 in federal funds to help families in need with emergency food, rent and utility payments. Providence County is being awarded $421,700. Another $259,100 is going to the Rhode Island "State Set-Aside Committee," which may award money ...

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  12. Rhode Island getting $681K for emergency needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... nearly $681,000 in federal funds to help families in need with emergency food, rent and utility payments. Providence County is being awarded $421,700. Another $259,100 is going to the Rhode Island "State Set-Aside Committee," which may award money ...

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  13. Flooding hits Rhode Island amid heavy rainRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Boston Herald

    The National Weather Service says gusty winds could blow down tree limbs and cause some isolated power outages across Rhode Island as a storm sweeps through the region.

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  14. Heavy rain and high winds pound SouthCoastRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The National Weather Service in Taunton warned of the potential for urban and small-stream flooding today and issued a flash flood watch through 8 p.m. Wind gusts may reach 25-40 mph, and could cause broken tree limbs and power outages, forecasters said.

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  15. Providence weather: Increasing clouds TuesdayRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... the end of the evening commute. In fact, the National Weather Service just issued a Flash Flood Watch for Providence County from Tuesday night until Wednesday afternoon. The American model has been quite consistent on giving us the heaviest rainfall ...

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  16. Strong storms possible WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... winds. Rain totals could be anywhere from 1-2" which is prompted the NWS to issue a Flash Flood Watch for Providence County starting late Tuesday through Wednesday. Urban and poor drainage areas may experience flooding conditions. So far this August ...

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  17. Flooding Possible Across RIRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... become taxed. A flash flood warning is in effect until 10:30 a.m. for Bristol, Kent, Washington, and Providence County, followed by a flash flood watch, which won't expire until 2:30 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Flash flooding is ...

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  18. Lawsuit Filed Against Owner of Rhode Island GymRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... Gold's Gym in North Providence. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said Wednesday he filed the lawsuit in Providence County Superior Court against David Walker and Gable Fitness, Inc., which does business as Gold's Gym, for violating the state's ...

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  19. North Providence gym closed abruptly in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... Gold's Gym in North Providence. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said Wednesday he filed the lawsuit in Providence County Superior Court against David Walker and Gable Fitness, Inc., which does business as Gold's Gym, for violating the state's ...

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  20. Providence man charged in fatal drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... car driven by Francis Rodriguez. 22-year-old Rodriguez was killed, his passenger was uninjured. The Providence County Grand Jury has charged Blandino with one count of murder, two counts of discharging a firearm while committing a crime of violence, ...

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