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 2021-10-16 04:01 

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Eddie Buehler, Matt Whitney lift North Kingstown past Portsmouth, 31-28, in D-I thriller...

'Whoever got the ball last was going to win. That's kind of what it seemed like.'...

 2021-10-16 02:24 

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Toll Gate tennis tops Scituate to take sole possession of 2nd place; Friday scores, Saturday schedule...
 2021-10-16 01:05 

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How a 2018 overdose led to Kristen's Law, and what it means for RI drug prosecutions...

Will stiffer sentences for drug dealers in cases of fatal overdoses save lives or open a...

 2021-10-15 21:28 

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Houston ace McCullers left off ALCS roster...

Houston Astros ace McCullers left off ALCS roster against the Red Sox...

 2021-10-15 21:08 

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School buses will run in Warwick next week — but a strike is possible after that, union official says...

The school bus drivers' union in Warwick has voted to strike, but the union will keep talking and its drivers will keep driving through next week....

 2021-10-15 20:21 

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'The whole world was right here, and this was home.' New film tells story of Block Island through the eyes of a remarkable woman...

'Bound by Blue,...

 2021-10-15 20:20 

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Family Court judge blasts DCYF for treatment of girls, warns of discrimination lawsuit...

'We put them in hotels, anywhere we can stuff them, while the system grinds on,...

 2021-10-15 19:20 

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LOCAL COLLEGE FOOTBALL JOURNAL: Rams flying high as they prepare for Towson...

Local college football news and notes from University of Rhode Island, Brown University, Bryant University...

 2021-10-15 19:13 

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East Greenwich woman wonders why it's taking so long to remove hateful graffiti from hiking area...

Renu Englehart notified the DEM three weeks ago. The agency says it plans to clean it up next week....

 2021-10-15 18:31 

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Providence small businesses hurt by COVID can apply for $2,500 'microgrants'...

To qualify, a business must have been in operation before 2020, and must intend to continue operating for the next year....

 2021-10-15 18:17 

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KEN SCHREIBER: Wild weekend of college football creates chaos in the rankings...

Ken Schreiber's takes on college football...

 2021-10-15 17:01 

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Plan describes McKee-Matos vision for next decade in RI...

The 53-page document is described as preliminary; public input session are planned in the coming weeks....

 2021-10-15 15:24 

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Cumberland man victim of homicide in North Carolina...

A homicide victim found on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina was a Rhode Island man, according to published reports....

 2021-10-15 11:42 

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RI weather forecast: Warmth continues into first part of weekend...

Summerlike temperatures and humidity will continue into Saturday before cooler air moves in Sunday, according to the National Weather Service....

 2021-10-15 10:03 

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Matchups with major playoff implications highlight Week 6 of the RIIL high school football schedule...

Games are getting more important as the high school season rolls on. The matchups in Week 6 are no different....

 2021-10-15 09:08 

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A February 'winter whopper?' What the Farmers' Almanac predicts for New England...

The almanac's...

 2021-10-15 09:05 

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From dance studio to gridiron, Johnston's Joey Acciardo credits his football success to training as a dancer...

Johnston receiver Joey Acciardo has been dancing most of his life in his mother's studio, and his footwork now succeeds on the gridiron...

 2021-10-15 09:03 

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Pats' Matt Judon made an impact long before the NFL working with people with disabilities...

Patriots' Matt Judon's work as a counselor at Camp Sunshine in Michigan for people with developmental disabilities changed his life and others....

 2021-10-15 09:03 

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Historical photos: Statues enhanced natural beauty of future Colt State Park in Bristol...

Before it became a RI state park in 1968, Bristol's Colt Farm was graced by statues that public visitors were able to enjoy, along with the scenery....

 2021-10-15 09:02 

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On thin ice: Meth use is on the rise in Rhode Island...

Meth is increasingly being found in counterfeit prescription drugs, in DUIs, in ERs and as the cause of overdose deaths, advocates and police say....

 2021-10-15 09:02 

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Festival Ballet Providence returns to live performances Oct. 20 with 'Continuing Points'...

Festival Ballet Providence returns to live, in-person shows Oct. 20-24 with...

 2021-10-15 09:02 

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Submersible that takes five people as deep as the Titanic open for tours at URI...

Titan, a submersible made of carbon fiber and titanium that can give researchers direct views of sites as deep as the Titanic, visits URI for an open house...

 2021-10-15 09:02 

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Ask Amy: Online match wants to show up at the office...

Man, who matched up with a woman through a dating app and has never met her, thinks she's not ready to date...

 2021-10-15 09:01 

Providence Journal

Things to Do...

Things to do in and around Rhode Island beginning Oct. 15...

 2021-10-15 09:01 

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Water leaks, weeds and stripped kitchens: Pawtucket is left with an abandoned McCoy...

The debate over the ballpark is now the subject of a lawsuit, as Pawtucket officials try to find a new use for the dormant facility....

 2021-10-15 09:01 

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Photos: RI Kung Fu & Lion Dance Club rehearses for Oct. 16 WaterFire performance...

The club, formed "to promote and share the cultural and martial arts of Chinese lion dance and kung fu,...

 2021-10-15 09:01 

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Walking RI: Exploring Big River, site of the flood that never was...

See eerie vestiges of a lost civilization while hiking the site that was cleared for the failed Big River Reservoir project in West Greenwich....

 2021-10-15 09:00 

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New to RI: One sweet assignment — learning to make Nana's rugelach...

Karen Griffin has a lot to say about rugelach. After all, she's been making it since she was 13....

 2021-10-15 09:00 

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Jon Land's picks for October's best thrillers...
 2021-10-15 09:00 

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Creepshow: Edgar Allan Poe's eerie tales come to life in Bristol...
 2021-10-15 09:00 

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How would you spend RI's $1.1 billion windfall? McKee's challengers answer...

How would you spend RI's $1.1B windfall? McKee's challengers answer...

 2021-10-15 08:10 

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Calderone's 8 saves helps Lincoln edge Mt. Pleasant in boys soccer; High school roundup and Friday schedule...

Thursday's high school roundup and Friday's schedule...

 2021-10-15 02:37 

Providence Journal

Chariho's second-half charge ends Smithfield's shutout streak as teams play to a tie...

Nobody likes a tie, but Thursday at Smithfield the Sentinels certainly didn't like it while Chariho celebrated it like it was a win - with good reason....

 2021-10-15 00:47 

Providence Journal

Keep moving if you want to hook some tautog...

'From a boat, the Bay provides a multitude of places to fish.'...

 2021-10-14 23:14 

Providence Journal

State unveils plans for COVID vaccination of children 5 to 11...

The governor and health officials discussed the vaccine rollout for younger children, which could receive federal approval as soon as Friday....

 2021-10-14 23:14 

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Warwick schools: 'We anticipate buses to run as normal'...

The district had warned earlier in the week of a possible work stoppage on Friday....

 2021-10-14 22:50 

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Can the Red Sox beat the favored Astros? Bill Koch looks at how Boston can reach the World Series...

Boston needs to limit Houston shortstop Carlos Correa, who was dealing with back problems when the teams last met...

 2021-10-14 21:45 

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Opinion/Barham: Worried about Big Brother? He's already watching...

License plate cameras are tracking our movements in Cranston, Pawtucket and Woonsocket, and now the feds want tighter scrutiny of our bank activity....

 2021-10-14 21:40 

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Opinion/Sorrentino: Saving the children God wants us to have...

There is no reason to believe that the God we love — if we have one — doesn't embrace and understand a woman dealing with an unintended pregnancy....

 2021-10-14 20:54 

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Democratic governor candidate Helena Foulkes apologizes for 2014 contribution to Mitch McConnell...

She said the contribution was before McConnell...

 2021-10-14 19:33 

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Bobcats snatch a meal in Narragansett man's yard...

Researchers believe Rhode Island is home to 80 to 85 bobcats, according to Amy Mayer, a research associate for the University of Rhode Island's Wildlife Genetics and Ecology Lab....

 2021-10-14 18:01 

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Proposed playoff format has its flaws, but there's no perfect solution; Plus, here's Eric Rueb's weekly football picks...

Proposed playoff format has its flaws, but there's no perfect solution...

 2021-10-14 15:07 

Providence Journal

RI Foundation awards $250,000 to sustain supply of life-saving Narcan...

A shortage of Narcan, which can reverse opioid overdoses, prompted a protest in August....

 2021-10-14 14:42 

Providence Journal

Brown investments made $2.4B last year as endowment swells to nearly $7B...

The university's investments earned a 51.5% return...

 2021-10-14 13:48 

Providence Journal

The DMV still isn't issuing vanity plates, and it's unclear when applications will reopen...

The Department of Motor Vehicles says that it's still in the process of reviewing public comments on what its new policy should look like....

 2021-10-14 13:40 

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Tyler Bellem's goal was all Ponaganset needed to topple unbeaten Burrillville; Wednesday's high school roundup...

High School Scoreboard and Schedule...

 2021-10-14 11:47 

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Providence board denies variance for Allens Avenue asphalt processing...

The concerns about the asphalt operation come amid a broader movement to end the long history of polluting activities in the Port of Providence....

 2021-10-14 09:56 

Providence Journal

A vow to continue Goldner's 'legacy of greatness' at Hasbro...

Remembrances of Hasbro CEO Goldner keep pouring in: 'Our team will continue his legacy of greatness'...

 2021-10-14 09:30 

Providence Journal

Pet of the week: Kiki needs a restful spot for her golden years...

This gorgeous 14-year-old girl, available in Warwick, is looking for a loving home where she can spend her golden years....

 2021-10-14 09:03 

Providence Journal

The Boston Marathon: Narragansett Tribe member Tarzan Brown inspired Heartbreak Hill name...

The story behind Heartbreak Hill and how it got its name from the legendary Narragansett Tribe member Tarzan Brown...

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