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Today's games - Thursday, October 6

October 6, 2011

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6
Field hockey
South Kingstown at Smithfield, 3:45 p.m.
Barrington at North Kingstown, 3:30 p.m.
Bay View at East Greenwich , 7 p.m.
Boys soccer
Westerly at Narragansett, 3:45 p.m.
Coventry at Middletown, 3:30 p.m.
Prout at Warwick Veterans, 3:30 p.m.
Girls soccer
Ponaganset at Exeter-West Greenwich, 3: 45 p.m.
Coventry at Scituate, 3:45 p.m.
Barrington vs. South Kingstown at Curtis Corner Middle School, 6 p.m.
Mt. Hope at Chariho, 6:30 p.m.
East Greenwich at La Salle, 3:30 p.m.
Girls tennis
South Kingstown at Narragansett, 3:45 p.m.

Preview this week's Standard Times today!

October 6, 2011

The case of Kimberly Fry appears ready to wrap up as, this week, both the prosecution and defense teams closed their cases in front of the jury.
In this week's Standard Times, we bring you the very latest on the trial of the former North Kingstown resident.
In addition, we'll bring you up to speed on the latest developments in the case of David Swain, a Jamestown man who was recently released from prison after being found guilty in the murder of his wife.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Undocumented student policy will have little impact on URI admissions

October 5, 2011

KINGSTON – Although the Board of Governors for Higher Education's policy decision to allow undocumented students to pay in-state tuition to attend any of the three Rhode Island colleges will impact the lives of those students, little will change at the University of Rhode Island.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Preview today's Narragansett Times

October 5, 2011

In today's paper, find out why Jamestown man David Swain is able to walk free from Tortola and what the state is doing for future storms after Tropical Storm Irene.

Also, find out why it is important for fishermen and scientists to work together in the industry. Inside, find out how URI will be impacted by the new Board of Governors undocumented student policy.

All and more inside today's The Narragansett Times.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

October 4th

Politics as Usual: Something is clearly wrong with Republicans

October 5, 2011

By JIM BARON
Special to the Standard

When it comes to the two major political parties, I’m pretty much a “plague on both your houses” kind of guy.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

School committee uses literacy audit to develop goals to improve

October 4, 2011

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Although the South Kingstown schools received positive results on its K-8 literacy audit, the school committee held a work session Tuesday night to discuss how to utilize the evaluation to make the program even better for students.

The literary audit, in which each classroom is evaluated, provides an objective view on the work in South Kingstown’s schools. It provides suggested areas of focus for future improvement of the program over three to five years. The audit was done through a federal grant.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Chambers angered by SK’s name change

October 4, 2011

SOUTH KINGSTOWN—The South Kingstown Chamber of Commerce sent out an email last Thursday to the five other local South County chambers and local businesses, notifying them of their official chamber’s name change to the Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce.” The Board of Directors for SKCC had voted unanimously for the change. The action has subsequently angered many of the surrounding chambers of commerce in South County, including Narragansett and Charlestown.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

October 3rd

Local fishermen up in arms over pilot program

October 4, 2011

By KATHLEEN MCKIERNAN
kmckiernan@ricentral.com

NARRAGANSETT – New England’s fishing fleet may have to make room for Big Brother as a federally funded pilot program plans to use closed-circuit cameras on board to record the catch and replace human observers on fishing boats. The program has local fishermen up in arms over the extremes regulations have taken.

Source 
Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Today's games - Wednesday, October 5

October 3, 2011

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5
Boys soccer
Burrillville at Exeter-West Greenwich, 3:30 p.m.
South Kingstown at Hendricken, 6 p.m.
Scituate at West Warwick, 3:30 p.m.
Girls soccer
Central Falls at Narragansett, 5 p.m
Girls tennis
Mount Hope at Exeter-West Greenwich, 3:30 p.m.
Mount St. Charles at Prout, 3:30 p.m.
Girls volleyball
Coventry at South Kingstown, 6:30 p.m.
West Warwick at Johnston, 5:30 p.m.

Today's games - Tuesday, October 4

October 3, 2011

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4
Field hockey
North Kingstown at Burrillville, 3:45 p.m.
East Greenwich at Moses Brown, 3:45 p.m.
Boys soccer
Narragansett vs. Toll Gate at Warwick City Park, 3:30 p.m.
East Greenwich at Prout, 3:30 p.m.
Girls soccer
South Kingstown at Coventry, 3:30 p.m.
Pilgrim at Chariho, 6:30 p.m.
Johnston at West Warwick, 4 p.m.
Girls tennis
Narragansett at Coventry, 3:30 p.m.
Hope at Exeter-West Greenwich, 4 p.m.
North Kingstown at Moses Brown, 3:45 p.m.
Westerly vs. South Kingstown at Broad Rock Middle School, 3:30 p.m.

 

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