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Archive - Nov 5, 2011

Curmudgeon's Corner: An ‘interest’-ing look inside the foreclosure crisis (Opinion)

November 5, 2011

Where to start this week’s Curmudgeon’s Corner?

Obama calling off the war in Iraq? The continuing saga of the pension crisis that is driving Rhode Island into insolvency? The potential cuts necessary to face North Kingstown’s budget crisis? No, let’s talk about the foreclosure crisis.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Fears come to life on local big screens

November 5, 2011

With the work of filming and marketing “Inkubus” completed, the Main Street-based Woodhaven Production Co. finally experienced the high of seeing its title creature unleashed on local big screens last weekend.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Reminder to parents: cut out the sugary sweets (Opinion)

November 5, 2011

Researchers are citing sugary drinks and snacks as a prime cause for the dramatic rise in Childhood Obesity and the related increases in Type II Diabetes and Heart Disease in children and teens. Here in Rhode Island the State Health Department has launched a campaign to curb children’s sugar consumption. Buses, radio, TV and newspaper ads are reminding parents to “Cut the Sugar”.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Today's playoff schedule - Sunday, November 6

November 5, 2011

Boys cross country
State Championship Meet
Chariho, Coventry, East Greenwich, Exeter-West Greenwich, Narragansett, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Prout, West Warwick at Ponaganset, 2:15 p.m.
Girls cross country
State Championship Meet
Chariho, Coventry, East Greenwich, Exeter-West Greenwich, Narragansett, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Prout, West Warwick at Ponaganset, 1:15 p.m.
Field hockey
Division I semifinals
Moses Brown vs. East Greenwich 2 p.m.
Division II finals
South Kingstown vs. Smithfield at Cranston Stadium, 12 p.m.
Girls soccer
Division I quarterfinals

Today's games - Saturday, November 5

November 5, 2011

Football
Cumberland at Coventry, 4 p.m.
Scituate at Exeter-West Greenwich, 2 p.m.
Woonsocket at West Warwick, 2 p.m.
Boys soccer
Division I quarterfinals
South Kingstown at La Salle, 3 p.m.
Division II quarterfinals
Mount St. Charles at East Greenwich, 2:30 p.m.
Girls soccer
Division I quarterfinals
South Kingstown at North Kingstown, 6 p.m.

Playoff results from Friday

November 5, 2011

Boys soccer
Division I quarterfinals
Barrington 3, North Kingstown 2 (overtime)
Division II quarterfinals
Prout 3, Moses Brown 2
Division III quarterfinal
North Providence 5, West Warwick 0
Exeter-West Greenwich 3, St. Raphael 2
Girls soccer
Division III preliminaries
West Warwick 3, Masters 0
Girls volleyball
Division I quarterfinals
Coventry def. La Salle, 25-12, 25-18, 25-20
Ponaganset def. South Kingstown, 25-21, 27-25, 25-15, 25-17
Mount St. Charles def. North Kingstown 26-24, 25-10, 25-11

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