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Man charged with stealing from Portsmouth Town Hall

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (WPRI) — A Central Falls man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing things from Portsmouth Town Hall and exchanging them at a pawn shop. 109 more words


Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster with her name

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP/WPRI) — An anchor for Fox News is suing Hasbro for more than $5 million over a toy hamster that shares her name — and possibly even her resemblance. 366 more words


Anti-bully system being rolled out in Pawtucket schools

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — About 800 teachers across the Pawtucket school district are going to be trained this fall in proactive responses to bullying in schools — including prevention and interruption. 230 more words


Central Falls stabbing victim found in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are investigating after the victim of an apparent stabbing was found in Pawtucket Thursday morning.

Police responded to Montgomery Street at about 6:30 a.m. 92 more words


Pawtucket woman pleads no contest to molesting 2 children

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Pawtucket woman has pleaded no contest to charges that she molested two children and has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. 58 more words


One man hurt in drive-by shooting in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A 20-year-old man was injured Monday night in a drive-by shooting in Pawtucket.

Police responded to Sanford Street at about 10:20 p.m. 293 more words


Honoring a sacred tradition at McCoy

As published in the Providence Journal, August 16, 2015.

The ritual takes place every August in a hulking cathedral known as McCoy Stadium: My daughter, Juliana, and I go to a… 656 more words

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