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Cup and Saucer Diner

This fiberglass statue (along with Marilyn Monroe, Al Capone and others) were seen on Saturday in the Cup and Saucer Diner in Pawtucket Rhode Island.


A Tale of Two Towers

The tower with the bell is at the top of Slaters Mill. It told the workers when to begin and end work. The story we heard is that the workers noticed the bell would be rung a bit early to start work and a bit late to end, thereby extracting an extra 15-30 minutes of work with no additional pay. 32 more words


Vegging Out In Prov

Spending more time on the East Side of Prov this week (#DontAsk) which means I do get to eat lunch or dinner (sometimes both) at one of my fav restaurants, the… 222 more words

Falls at Slater's Mill

Yesterday we bicycled a rail-trail from Woonsocket to Pawtucket, Rhode Island, stopping at Slater’s Mill. This was the first water powered cotton-spinning mill in the US, courtesy of Slater’s industrial espionage to import a bit of British technology. 14 more words


Woody Allen Adds Handprints To Walk Of Fame -- In Pawtucket

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Legendary director Woody Allen has added his handprints to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but not the one in California.

It’s in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. 197 more words


Pawt. liquor store shoplifter caught on camera

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) – The Pawtucket Police Department is asking the public for help identifying a suspect.

The man in the below surveillance video is accused of shoplifting from Borderline Liquors on Newport Ave. 25 more words


Teen hit and killed walking on I-95 in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP/WPRI) — A 13-year-old girl was struck and killed while walking on Interstate 95 in Pawtucket.

State Police say it happened around 2 a.m. 74 more words