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Snow prompts pause in pothole patching

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — The large amount of snow we’ve seen this winter has caused potholes to pop up all around Southern New England, and on Monday it forced crews to put a hold on fixing them. 98 more words


Heroin, marijuana seized from Pawtucket home

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police have arrested two suspected drug dealers in Pawtucket.

Bryan Osorio, 25 and Cheilene Rodriguez, 24, were taken into custody Wednesday after police executed a search warrant at a home on Samuel Avenue. 37 more words


Pawtucket! Woonsocket!

With Pawtucket apparently about to lose its ball team, the city’s name is in the news, and it has caused me to marvel at the wonderful names cities in Rhode Island have. 262 more words


Executive Suite 3/1/2015: PawSox sold; Cherrystone Angel Group

This week on Executive Suite: Providence Journal sports editor Mike McDermott and WPRI.com reporter Dan McGowan break down the new PawSox ownership group’s plans; Robert Manning and Jennifer Schwall of the… 7 more words

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Hometown Teams but only to a point

To an older generation the was the Brooklyn Dodgers, the New York Giants, the Philadelphia A’s, Braves (Boston and Milwaukee) and the Washington Senators (twice). 179 more words


Pawtucket Mourns Loss of Baseball Team

Boston-based WCVB got in touch with the mayor of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, to ask his reaction to the loss of the beloved PawSox baseball team. 461 more words

Raimondo ready to examine plan to move PawSox to Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says the world of business has a lot of chatter about ‘opportunity.’ While she did know weeks ago about the interest in the Pawtucket Red Sox by the group that has now purchased the team, in her eyes a deal isn’t a deal until it’s finalized — and the contracts are signed. 241 more words