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September 12th

Man charged with vandalizing catering truck

September 12, 2013

A local man was recently arrested for allegedly slicing a gas line of a catering truck owned by an area supermarket and siphoned the gasoline from the truck.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Master plan for ‘Commons at Frenchtown Road’ approved

September 12, 2013

EAST GREENWICH — A major mixed-use development that straddles two communities took another big step forward in becoming a reality in the future.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Local woman enters guilty plea for fraud

September 12, 2013

An East Greenwich woman and chief executive officer of a computer technology firm has agreed on Monday to plead guilty in connection with a multi-million dollar fraud and money laundering scheme.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

EG police lieutenant convicted of assault

September 12, 2013

EAST GREENWICH — An East Greenwich police lieutenant who was arrested for using excessive force on a prisoner received his punishment last week.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Dogs of all ages, abilities need good homes

September 12, 2013

Zazu from Southern Dogs Rescue at Always Adopt’s Aug. 11 event, shows his family how to really enjoy the summer. Always Adopt is holding its next adoption event in November. In the meantime, visit www.alwaysadopt.com.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Charlestown resident finds forever homes for abandoned dogs

September 12, 2013

CHARLESTOWN – When one goes from working as a physical therapist for two-legged clients in England, to working as a therapist for four-legged clients in America, it’s obviously quite a change. But Louise Anderson-Nicolosi, now a Charlestown resident, seems to have found her calling.
In March of 2013, Nicolosi founded Always Adopt, a non-profit organization to facilitate and publicize the need for canine adoption.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Morrone appointed assistant principal at middle school

September 12, 2013

WOOD RIVER JUNCTION — Due to an unexpected vacancy, Ashaway Elementary School Principal Steven Morrone is slated to become the next assistant principal of Chariho Middle School.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Town council takes action on Copar Quarries

September 12, 2013

Council feels Westerly is not taking action; asks attorney general to investigate

CHARLESTOWN — As a step toward addressing the ongoing complaints from Charlestown residents against Copar Quarries and Westerly Granite Company (WGC), the Charlestown Town Council unanimously passed a resolution Monday night asking the Rhode Island Attorney General to look into the actions and/or inactions of the town of Westerly, Copar Quarries and WGC.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

September 11th

Narragansett Town Beach revenue up from 2012 at $1.9 million

September 11, 2013

NARRAGANSETT- The Recreation Advisory Board reviewed the 2013 Narragansett Town Beach Season during a meeting on Monday.
Director of Parks and Recreation Steve Wright discussed both the membership and merchandise revenue for the 2013 beach season and stated that he was very pleased with the results despite the poor weather.
The total beach revenue for the Narragansett Town Beach season 2013 is more than $1.9 million, according to Wright. He also stated that this is a significant increase from the beach season 2012 revenue of $1.8 million.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Mega appointed to SK School Committee

September 11, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – In an unexpected turn of events, the South Kingstown Town Council unanimously appointed Dr. Tony Mega to the South Kingstown School Committee Monday.
Mega, who served on the school committee from 2004 until he resigned in July 2012, will fill the vacancy left by Liz Morris, who resigned last month.
Morris was re-elected in November and her term expires November 2016, however, Mega will only serve until the next election in November 2014.
Roland Benjamin and Bob Trager also applied for the vacancy.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

 

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