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Welcome House shake-up in South County

June 20, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The same week the new executive director of the Welcome House of South County was scheduled to begin full-time work, he vacated his position, according to Welcome House staff.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Narragansett Town Beach open for swimming, North Kingstown beach still closed

June 17, 2013

NARRAGANSETT - Narragansett Town Beach reopened Friday, after being closed to swimming last Wednesday and Thursday due to high bacteria levels.

North Kingstown Town Beach remained closed to swimming on Monday, according to the Rhode Island Department of Health.

Call (401) 222-2751 for the most recent beach closure information.

More information on the Narragansett Town Beach closure and future water testing will be in Wednesday's Narragansett Times.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Tandem of friends at top of SK class

June 14, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – This year’s valedictorian and salutatorian at South Kingstown High School consider themselves to be typical high school students.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Narragansett Town Beach closed for swimming

June 14, 2013

NARRAGANSETT- The Department of Health has stated that the Narragansett Town Beach has been closed for swimming due to high bacteria counts found after tests were made to the water, Wednesday June 12.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

The Mews Tavern completes renovations to kitchen, bar

June 14, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – After closing for six days to complete renovations the Mews Tavern in Wakefield has reopened and is at its best yet.
The new, improved Mews has a larger, consolidated kitchen space and has expanded the tavern, which includes additional seating.
The Mews closed June 2 and reopened last Saturday as renovations to the tavern and kitchen were completed.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

NHS top students ready for commencement

June 14, 2013

NARRAGANSETT - Seniors Eliza DeCubellis and Heather Dorich are finally seeing their four years of hard work pay off as they prepare to graduate from Narragansett High School with the titles of valedictorian and salutatorian.
DeCubellis said she has been working for the title of valedictorian since the beginning of her freshman year, but didn’t realize that it could actually become a reality until her junior year.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Weygand stepping down as URI vice president, will serve as teacher

June 7, 2013

KINGSTON – Robert A. Weygand, the University of Rhode Island’s vice president for administration and finance, is stepping down from his position as of June 30.
However, he will not be leaving the university.
Weygand, 65, who announced his plan to step down in October, will be assuming a teaching position, serve as the director of the master’s of public administration program and teach in the university’s honors program.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

WTT to host Seaside Village Fair on Sunday

June 7, 2013

NARRAGANSETT- Local residents have joined together to bring back the sense of community in Narragansett. A resident of Narragansett for more than 40 years, Marie Younkin-Waldman created the organization Where’s the Town? (WTT) in Fall 2011, in hopes of rejuvenating the Pier.
WTT will do its part on Sunday, June 9, as the organization holds its second annual Seaside Village Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pier Marketplace.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Graduation a bittersweet end for Prout seniors

June 7, 2013

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The Prout School graduated 146 seniors Tuesday at the University of Rhode Island’s Ryan Center.
The Class of 2013 received their diplomas at the school’s 45th graduation ceremony, which marked the bittersweet end of their four years at the Catholic school.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Seaside Fair rescheduled

June 7, 2013

Readers,

The Seaside Fair at Pier Marketplace in Narragansett has been re-scheduled, because of rain, from Saturday, June 8 to Sunday, June 9. The event, sponsored by 'Where's The Town,' will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Best to all!

The Narragansett Times Staff

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers
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