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September 8th, 2012

RNC trip memorable for Costa

September 8, 2012

By TRACEY O’NEILL
Special to The Standard

NORTH KINGSTOWN– State Representative Doreen Costa (Rep. D-32), who will face off against Democrat Stephen Campo in the general election in November, is back in the district knocking on doors after her return from the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Tampa last week.
Attending the RNC as one of 19 delegates from Rhode Island, Representative Costa joined Mayors Allen W. Fung of Cranston and Scott Avedesian of Warwick, Mark Zaccaria, Chair of the RI GOP and former

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September 7th

Exeter's celebrated architect Bill Warner dies

September 7, 2012

By MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard

EXETER – While William D. “Bill” Warner, the visionary architect whose designs included reviving Providence’s riverfront – and earned him 50 national and regional awards – is mourned throughout the state and beyond, Exeter residents remember him as a man committed to his community.
Warner died Aug. 27 at age 83 after a six-month illness.

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September 6th

Friends of Exeter Public Library sales end Saturday

September 6, 2012

By MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard

EXETER – The town’s book-loving residents recall with fondness the one-room Manton Library, located in a corner of town hall with volumes piled in windowsills and everywhere else there was an inch of space.
When patrons checked out a book, the librarian, Kathryn Rhodes, would say, “You really don’t need to return it” because, well, she was inundated with literature. As the popular tee-shirt declares: So many books. So little time.

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September 5th

Preview the Standard-Times today!

September 5, 2012

With less than a week to go before the Republican and Democratic primaries, it's time to take a look at the candidates in a variety of hotly-contested elections.
In this week's Standard-Times, we preview the tightest of all the races as State Representative Larry Ehrhardt takes on political newcomer Sharon Gamba for the Republican nomination in District 32.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Ehrhardt points to record, asks for your vote

September 5, 2012

EDITOR'S NOTE-> The following is a letter to the editor submitted to the Standard-Times for publication in the September 6 issue. Unfortunately, because of a lack of space, not all letters submitted were printed.

To the Editor:

It has been an honor to serve in the General Assembly as your State Representative from North Kingstown District 32.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gamba's auto body ties should concern voters

September 5, 2012

EDITOR'S NOTE-> The following is a letter to the editor submitted to the Standard-Times for publication in the September 6 issue. Unfortunately, because of a lack of space, not all letters submitted were printed.

To the Editor:

In the Republican primary race for District 32, incumbent Representative Larry Ehrhardt is being challenged by Sharon Gamba.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Gamba is a respected member of business community

September 5, 2012

EDITOR'S NOTE-> The following is a letter to the editor submitted to the Standard-Times for publication in the September 6 issue. Unfortunately, because of a lack of space, not all letters submitted were printed.

To the Editor:

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