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King brings many skills to QDC’s top job

November 16, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – As Steven King drives visitors around the burgeoning Quonset Business Park, whose modernization and completion he oversees as managing director of the Quonset Development Corporation, he is asked a question.

Are you having fun?

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

DiCenso is a West Davisville visionary

November 15, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Steve DiCenso sits behind the desk in his very nice office in West Davisville Commons, an enterprise he began creating a decade ago from a rundown former Navy vehicle-and-equipment storage facility.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Boating accident leaves one dead

November 14, 2011

JAMESTOWN – A fishing trip turned deadly over the weekend when a boat carrying three friends sank in Jamestown, leading to one fatality.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Vineyard, Navy stronghold share history

November 13, 2011

NORTH KINGSTOWN – There is a rich history where the Quonset Business Park is growing by leaps and bounds.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

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

 

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