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Valley villages to be featured in latest book

September 13, 2013

COVENTRY—With his sixth book scheduled to come out on Monday, a local, well-known author continues to focus on the history of the multiple villages throughout the Pawtuxet Valley area.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Hopkins Hill firefighters breathing easy

September 13, 2013

COVENTRY — It was training night for the Hopkins Hill firefighters with new breathing apparatus the department is expecting to have by first thing next year.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Possible resolution in the works?

September 13, 2013

COVENTRY — In a surprising turn of events after Monday’s town council meeting, Tom Miozzi, owner of T. Miozzi Asphalt Company, offered to form a coalition with residents who have had complaints about plant noise, air quality, hours of operation, heavy truck traffic and truck noise for more than a year now.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Hetherman named new CFD treasurer

September 13, 2013

COVENTRY — A new treasurer was hired during Wednesday’s Coventry Fire District Board of Director’s meeting.
Judith Hetherman, a long-time Coventry resident, will be maintaining bill payment and keeping track of expeditures on a part-time basis.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Despite concerns, student enrollment increasing at SK schools

September 13, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Despite continued concerns about enrollment decline, an unofficial tally of South Kingstown school enrollment this month shows an increase of 26 students since last year.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Narragansett School Committee talks details on proposed athletic complex

September 13, 2013

NARRAGANSETT- The School Committee discussed the Narragansett Community Athletic Complex Campaign during a workshop Wednesday.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

CRMC reaches agreement with town on erosion

September 13, 2013

PROVIDENCE- At the final public hearing on Tuesday night, the Coastal Resource Management Council (CRMC) announced that it had come to an agreement with the town of South Kingstown on five points of agreement relating to proposed program amendments to add new Section 980 Experimental Coastal Erosion Control to the Salt Pond Region Special Area Management Plan.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

BI Tourism Council supports RI Fast Ferry from Quonset

September 13, 2013

The Block Island Tourism Council voted Tuesday to support the concept of the proposed Rhode Island Fast Ferry from Quonset to Block Island.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Surfers wield the power to heal

September 13, 2013

NARRAGANSETT- The Surfers Healing foundation will be holding the surf camp at the Narragansett Town Beach this Saturday to help autistic children and their families experience the healing power of surfing.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Kelso steps down from chamber

September 13, 2013

NARRAGANSETT—Kevin Mulholland, president of the Narragansett Chamber of Commerce, confirmed on Thursday that executive director Deb Kelso will resign from her position, effective today.

He also stated that the chamber voted on Aug. 20 to rescind its previous motion to intervene against Rhode Island Fast Ferry’s proposed route from Quonset to Block Island.

“Yes, she has decided to move on,” said Mulholland. “She’s been there six years, and it is a tough job answering the questions every day. She didn’t plan to stay there forever.”

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

 

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