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Business, industry flourishing at Quonset

November 12, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Quick! List everything you can think of that’s located at Quonset Point.

Okay, Electric Boat. Then what?

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Embury asks town to finance Festival

November 10, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN - Despite the rough economic times Rhode Island is still facing, the show that is the 26th Annual Festival of Lights in Wickford will go on.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Consignment Goods quadruples space at Gable House

November 5, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Less than two weeks after another local newspaper reported that the Biomes Marine Biology Center was moving into the long-vacant Gable House Furniture store at 6640 Post Rd., Craig Schennum has swooped in, grabbing the space for his enterprise, Consignment Goods.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Belleville House celebrates groundbreaking

November 4, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – The building that used to house St. Bernard’s Church, 410 Tower Hill Road, is being transformed into 40 affordable apartments for the elderly in a joint partnership between the Washington County Community Development Corporation and Church Community Housing.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Humbyrd ready for next chapter

November 3, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – A North Kingstown resident and an educator for over 34 years, Dr. Michele Humbyrd has always aspired to become an education administrator.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Quonset museum faces costly repairs, sells bricks

November 1, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – At a time when the Quonset Air Museum, a non-profit organization committed to honoring aeronautic – particularly military – history is making unexpected and expensive repairs to its new $50,000 roof, a fundraising effort is falling short.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Reception ends cancer month

October 31, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Alicia’s Beauty Shop, 7442 Post Road, will conclude its observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month tomorrow with an open house from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Gentle, fleecy alpacas a sheer delight

October 30, 2011

EXETER – Worn out from the stress and pressure of living in these uncertain times? Does the whole thing give you a headache?
Skip the Tylenol and contact Dr. Alpaca.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Brooks facing up to 40 years

October 29, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – A year after a spree of robberies in Narragansett, East Greenwich and North Kingstown left four elderly women victimized, former Narragansett resident Michael Brooks, 50, pleaded no contest Friday in Rhode Island Superior Court to four counts of first degree robbery.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Future of Davisville Elementary site up in the air

October 28, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – The North Kingstown School Department may be feeling a sense of déjà vu.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

 

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