September 2, 2014
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SMOOTHER AND FASTER: Easton Avenue is among those roads that have been repaved this spring and summer. A resident of the area said the repaving has been a blessing and a curse. While potholes are no longer an issue, he said speed on the road, which is often used as a cut-through, has increased.
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REMEMBERING THE PAST, CELEBRATING THE FUTURE: Fiftieth-anniversary glasses were among the items given those who attended the CCRI opening day convocation Thursday at the Knight Campus. Edna O’Neill 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, would say one thing at the college’s … more
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The Meeting Street School in Providence often has a reputation for being a facility only for children with Individualized Education Programs (IEP), or special needs, but two non-IEP Warwick twins have recently finished their fifth grade and are leaving the only school they’ve ever known.

Since they were 3 months old, Morgan and Allison Rivard of Warwick have been Meeting Street students. They have now finished their time at the Grace … more

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High School Soccer Preview
The reigning Division II champion Toll Gate boys’ soccer team started the 2014 campaign the same way it started its 2013 title-winning season – with top honors at the preseason Warwick Vets Fall … Read More
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