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  1. Unemployed must now post resumes on job siteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turnto10.com

    ... required to post their resumes to the state's online job board or temporarily lose their jobless benefits. The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training says the requirement went into effect Sunday. Those filing new unemployment claims have six ...

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  2. Providence Woman Will Appear in Upcoming Independent FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... by Richard Chandler, was developed through the Boston Film Family, L.L.C. and shot in Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The film is expected to premiere by the beginning of 2015. Sissy O'Hara has worked on over 40 union and non-union ...

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  3. Deadline Nears for Grants to Serve RI's African American CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    15 to apply for grants from the Black Philanthropy Initiative , a field-of-interest fund at the Rhode Island Foundation.

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  4. Mosquitoes test negative for West NileRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Environmental officials say they have found no West Nile virus in the latest batch of mosquitoes tested in Rhode Island.

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  5. Why my friend Clay Pell, D-RI, should become the nation's youngest governorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... in college that Clay might one day run for office. It was in his blood. His grandfather, legendary six-term Rhode Island Senator Claiborne Pell, created Pell Grants, the National Endowment for the Arts, and landmark environmental laws. Clay grew up ...

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  6. T-Storms Possible for Narragansett, SKRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service said there was a chance of thunderstorms for much of Rhode Island after 2 p.m. Temperatures were expected to hover in the mid- to high-80s the rest of the week, with a chance of thunderstorms Saturday.

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  7. CCRI celebrates; beginning next 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... Mattson, who has been on the college staff for more than 37 years, put them on instantly. Community College of Rhode Island President Ray Di Pasquale was hopeful James Flanagan, son of the late William Flanagan and the college's founding president, ...

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  8. BankRI food drive runs through Sept. 19Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    While the Bank Rhode Island annual food drive has moved past the halfway mark, donations will continue to be accepted at each of the Bank's 19 branches across the state through Friday, Sept.

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  9. James Webster, of Johnston, claims a $100,000 prize from the Rhode Island Lottery.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    A Johnston man claimed a $100,000 prize from the 40th Anniversary Instant Game, according to the Rhode Island Lottery.

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  10. RI cities to be charged for contaminated recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    The Newport Daily News reports that starting Tuesday, municipalities will be charged $250 for every load of contaminated recycling they bring to the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corp. in Johnston.

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  11. T.F. Green to offer flights to Europe for 1st timeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Air travelers will soon have a new option out of T.F. Green Airport in Rhode Island: direct summertime flights to Germany.

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  12. Romney endorses Fung for Rhode Island governorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Fung's campaign announced the endorsement from the 2012 Republican presidential candidate Tuesday, a week before the Sept. 9 primary. Romney touted Fung for leading financial reforms and job creation in Cranston.

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  13. BIC earns accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Block Island Times

    ... of 2008, the Commission has awarded 279 land trust accreditations; the BIC's recent award now makes 280. In Rhode Island, the BIC is now one of only four accredited land trusts. The elite group includes Sakonnet, Aquidneck and Little Compton. ...

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  14. Search Under Way for Rhode Island's Top Youth Volunteers of 2015Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... of 2015, and hope their stories will inspire others to consider how they can serve their communities." Rhode Island's top youth volunteers of 2014 were John Perino, 16, of Westerly and Kelly Graziano, 12, of Johnston. John, Rhode Island's top high ...

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  15. Veteran vs. Newcomer for Rhode Island TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Former Treasurer Frank Caprio is seeking a second term against a political newcomer frustrated with Rhode Island's failure to rebound from the recession.

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  16. RI Man Killed in Connecticut Motorcycle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Police say a man killed and another injured after crashing their motorcycles in eastern Connecticut were residents of Rhode Island.

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  17. Narragansett to Hold Third Annual Fishing ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island's Department of Environmental Management is teaming up with the town of Narragansett for a charity fishing contest and seafood festival.

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  18. Lights back on at Woonsocket ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... soon arrive in the mail. She just hopes the donations keep coming, so she can continue to serve the people of Rhode Island. "It's awesome to know the community appreciates what we do that's it's not just for nothing," said Lambert. Lambert says ...

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  19. Straight from the Source -- Newport Lobster Shack Kitchen OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    They say there's no better way to enjoy fresh seafood in Rhode Island than going to the docks and getting it right from the source.

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  20. Summer Over, but Fun is Not in EGRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... this fall as well. Come try What's Out There?, a nature exploration class where children will be guided by a Rhode Island Audubon Society naturalist. Many theatrical classes are being offered including Picture Book Theater, Broadway Babies, Drama ...

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